Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e July 24th 2015

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

Why Your Non-Disclosure Agreement Is Probably a Bad Idea (Jane Friedman)

The Art of the Pitch and Synopsis (George Cotronis)

The Uproar Over Amazon Customer Reviews (Rachelle Gardner)

How to Know You’re Really a Writer (Jerry Jenkins)

5 Nonfiction Writing Techniques That Will Keep Readers Turning Pages (Alexander Limberg)

Common First Page Issues (Ava Jae)

Best Writing Advice I’ve Ever Received: Rhythm in Writing Makes a BIG Difference (Adriana Mather)

The Problem With Flash Forwards as an Opening Scene (Janice Hardy)

When Marketing Goes Too Far (Janet Kobobel Grant)

Tips and tricks for school visits - interview with TBA authors (Gemma Cooper)

4 Tips for Recovering from a Poor First Impression (Mary Keeley)

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.
Tags: fiction, useful links, wisdom on the web, writing

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