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Interesting posts about writing – w/e September 11


Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:


[No Surrender] (Matthew Hughes) – courtesy of[info]bogwitch64

[Help wanted: j_cheney needs your rejection stories for her FenCon panel.]

Thoughts on the novel process #1: Going the Distance

Synopsis Dread [complete with an excellent link]

An R-rated Harry Potter

Editor Unleashed 25 Best Writing Blogs of 2009

7 Reasons Why Your Work May Be Rejected (Hallie Ephron)

Writerly Thinks: The Three ‘C’s of Character

Synopses Part 2 [info]writerjenn

How to Critique Your Own Manuscript (Elsa Neal)

[Flash Me] Still looking for a few editors

SCBWI Notes: Reasons Why Your Manuscript Got Rejected
– courtesy of [info]sartorias

Expositing what you know already

The Myth of Luck
(Dame Jenna)

What Agents Hate (Author 101 series)

[A Successful Query Letter]



If you have a particular favorite among these, please let the author know (and me too, if you have time). Also, if you've a link to a great post that isn't here, feel free to share.


Tags: fiction, writing

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