Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e March 10th 2017


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

The Power of Unexpected Elements (Kathryn Craft)

What to Do (And Not Do) After Attending a Writer’s Conference (Irene Goodman)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

What’s the Story on Backstory? (Rachelle Gardner)

Taking Yourself Seriously as a Writer—Before Anyone Else Does (Emily Cavanagh)

Hints from the Pros: Book Tour Tips (Greer Macallister)

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 57: Dead-End Relationships (K. M. Weiland)

Your Author Bio: Does it help your Book Sales or Stop Them Dead? (Anne R. Allen)

This is What a Professional Writer Looks Like (James Scott Bell)

The Bermuda Triangle of Storytelling (Larry Brooks)

How to Refine Your Raw Writing Talent (Jenny Jenkins)

Impossible Odds for Everyone (Donald Maass)

The Seven Deadly Sins of Prologues—What Doesn't Work and What Does (Kristen Lamb)

The Lazy Author’s 6-Question Guide to Writing an Original Book (K. M. Weiland)

Getting to Yes...Yes...YES! (Natalie Lakosil)

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2016, 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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