Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e August 7th 2015

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

Being a Stage Mom for Your Book Baby (Merry Farmer)

Want to Become a Better Writer? Stop Writing (Barbara Baig)

Getting Paid By the Pageview: Good or Bad for Freelance Writers? (Nicole Dieker)

How your Peer Group Can Help your Writing (Juliet Marillier)

Price Wars and Victims (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

Marketing: the Basics (Susan Hawk)

Feelings Without Names (Donald Maass)

When Can You Call Yourself a Writer? (Rachelle Gardner)

100 Random Storytelling Thoughts And Tips, Starting Now (Chuck Wendig) [Jon’s Pick of the week]

The Lure of Romance Writing (and Earnings) for the Literary Set (Jane Friedman)

Balancing Dialogue and Description in Your Story (Alexander Limberg)

4 Contract Questions Every Writer Wants Answered (Janet Kobobel Grant)

How to know when to leave your agent (Nathan Bransford)

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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