Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e August 19, 2016

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

7 Things That Are Ruining Amateur Book Reviews (Peter Derk)

Gaining Traction on non-Amazon Vendors -  Part 1 (Angela Quarles)

You, Your Agent, and Your Publisher (Mary Keeley)

Agent Agreements (Contracts/Dealbreakers) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

Having Fun With Structural Revision (Gaëtane Burkolter)

8 Ways to Be a Happy Author (Rachelle Gardner)

A Quick Lesson in the Writing Process (Jerry Jenkins)

The Four Misconceptions of "Show Don't Tell" (Martina Boone)

The Unpublished Writer (Wendy Lawton)

5 Story Opening Clichés That Need to Die (Max Booth III)

How to Find the Right Critique Partner (K.M.Weiland)

How to Describe a Character (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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