Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e March 11th, 2016

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

Pinning KidLit to the Mat (Margaret Dilloway)

The Worst Part of an Agent’s Job: Rejections (Rachel Kent)

Getting Readers to the End and Making Them Glad They Came (Janice Hardy)

The Shocking Truth About Info Dumps (Lisa Cron)

Surviving Submissions: Donning Your Chain Mail (Sarah Callender)

Writing a Novel: 5 Lessons From One Author’s First Book Deal (Karan Bajaj)

Ten Tips on How to Pitch Your Book to Review Bloggers and Not Get Ignored (Riki Cleveland)

That All-Important First Line (Rachelle Gardner)

Query No-Nos (Marie Lamba)

Literary Agents: 10 important things to know (Linda Epstein)
by way of Marie Lamba

The Trouble With Reactive Protagonists (Janice Hardy)

192 Publications That Actually Pay Freelance Writers (Marisol Dahl)

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2015, 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: useful links, wisdom on the web, writing

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