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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e November 25, 2016



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

How to Write a Great Story: A Roundup of Best Advice (Jane Friedman)
https://janefriedman.com/write-great-story-roundup-best-advice/

Things That Go Boom (Not Bang) (John Gilstrap)
https://killzoneblog.com/2016/11/things-that-go-boom-not-bang.html

The Worst Writing Advice I Ever Heard (Jerry Jenkins)
www.jerryjenkins.com/worst-writing-advice-ever-heard/

Writing Novels that Translate Well Into Film (Kristin Lamb)
https://warriorwriters.wordpress.com/2016/11/16/your-novel-as-a-movie-part-2-writing-novels-that-translate-well-into-film/

Your Artist Self and Your Business Self (Rachelle Gardner)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/artist-self-business-self/

How to Repair the End of Your Novel (Jerry Jenkins)
www.jerryjenkins.com/repair-end-novel/

How should authors navigate politics on social media? (Nathan Bransford)
http://blog.nathanbransford.com/2016/11/how-should-authors-navigate-politics-on.html

The Act Three Plan (Janice Hardy)
https://feedly.com/i/latest

The “Arrival” of a Mini-Clinic in Storytelling (Larry Brooks)
https://killzoneblog.com/2016/11/the-arrival-of-a-mini-clinic-in-storytelling.html

Use Genealogy to Enhance Your Writing (Kim Bullock)
www.writerunboxed.com/2016/11/14/use-genealogy-to-enhance-your-writing/

3 Ways to Improve Your Storytelling (Janice Hardy)
http://blog.janicehardy.com/2011/05/tell-me-story-three-ways-to-improve.html

Getting Middle Grade Voice Right (Margaret Dilloway)
www.writerunboxed.com/2016/11/11/getting-middle-grade-voice-right/



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.
 
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