Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e April 22nd, 2016

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

Small Press Storm Warnings (Victoria Strauss)

Five Comparisons NOT to Make for Your Book (Chuck Sambuchino)

Creating Promotional Copy That Works (Marcy Kennedy)

Know Your Rights (Contracts/Dealbreakers) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

What Makes a Great Villain? (Jerry Jenkins)

It's a High Stakes Game (Michael McDonagh)

Are You Being Taken Advantage of as a Writer? (Janice Hardy)

The Little Dialogue Ditty That Always Makes You Look Bad (Larry Brooks)

Why an Agent’s List is Never Full (Janet Kobobel Grant)

Writing Lessons From The Masters (James Scott Bell)

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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