Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
10 Self-Editing Tips (Janice Hardy)
10 Minute Marketing (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
How to Smartly Evaluate a Small Publisher (Jane Friedman)
Email Marketing: 5 Things Authors Should NEVER Do (Anne R. Allen) [Jon’s Pick of the Week]
(by way of Laurie Wallmark)
*Pinch* Are You Awake? (Anne Greenwood Brown)
How Agents and Publishers Decide (Rachelle Gardner)
8 Steps to Writing a Perfect Scene—Every Time (C. S. Lakin)
13 Things Mentally Strong Writers Don’t Do (Kristen Lamb)
The Most Important Aspect of Craft That Gets Almost Zero Airtime (Larry Brooks)
Your Novel’s First Scene: How to Start Right (Paula Munier)
10 Things You’ll Find in Every Bestselling Book (Sarah Juckes)
How to Identify Your Story’s Premise–and Its Most Important Part (K. M. Weiland)
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.