Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last weekabout writing from the last week:
How to Put Your Manuscript on a Diet (Liz Michalski)
What If (Mary Keeley)
How to Publish an E-Book: Resources for Authors (Jane Friedman) Jon’s Pick of the Week
First Sentences: a Dive into Worldbuilding hangout summary (Juliette Wade)
13 Things Book Covers Can Learn From Horror VHS Covers (Peter Derk)
Positive Thinking for Writers (Barbara O'Neal)
Crafting a Compelling Novel Concept (Larry Brooks)
Back to the Drawing Board (Rachelle Gardner)
Why You Should Do NaNoWriMo… And Why You Shouldn’t (Chuck Wendig)
Hooking Your Reader in 3 Easy Steps (Sally Apokedak)
The One Thing Every Protagonist Must Have (James Scott Bell)
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.