Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last weekabout writing from the last week:
What If It Can’t Be Taught? (Porter Anderson)
Writers and Self-Torture (Ash Krafton)
Sensitivity at Conferences (Mary Keeley)
Never Stop Learning (Stephanie Kuehnert)
Writing a Book? 3 Reasons to Work in a Noisy Place (David W. Berner)
Manners Matter: 15 Etiquette Tips (Rachelle Gardner)
That Overused Word “Community”—But Why We Still Have to Talk About It (Jane Friedman)
Brilliant Description (Wendy Lawton)
How to flesh out a character (Nathan Bransford)
Balancing Industry and Promo Research and Writing (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
3 Wrong Assumptions about Agents (Janet Kobobel Grant)
Seven Secret Weapons That Will Make You a Better Novelist (Larry Brooks) Jon’s Pick of the Week
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2014, and last week’s list.
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.