Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last weekabout writing from the last week:
Why Book PR Needs Lead Time. Lots of it. (Sharon Bially)
Four Tips on Adding a New Twist to an Old Plot (Janice Hardy)
Writing the Cozy Mystery–Common Pitfalls (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
Polishing the All-Important First Fives (Riki Cleveland)
The Unspoken Pinch Point: Your Climax (David Villalva)
NaNoWriMo is Coming: 5 Tips for Preparing to Write Your Novel (Anita Evensen)
Do It Right, Write Plotless Reviews (Peter Derk)
It’s All About People (Wendy Lawton)
Why Skipping Writing Conventions Hurts Your Career (Nicole Dieker)
Pressure, Perception, and Probability: The Holy Trinity That Stymies the New Writer (Grace Wynter)
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.