Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e April 21st 2017

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

This Crucial Skill Will Help You Get on Your Book Editor’s Good Side (Blake Atwood)

Thoughts for Writers from a 24 Hour Play Festival (Alison Potoma)

How to determine your price point when self-publishing (Nathan Bransford)

So You Wrote the BEST BOOK EVER! Sorry, There’s More to Do (Laura Benedict)

Stuck on a Scene? Try This Trick (Janice Hardy)

How to Write Better: 7 Straightforward Techniques to Try Today (Ali Luke)

3 Ways to Test Your Story’s Emotional Stakes (K.M.Weiland)

What’s in a Publishing Contract? (Rachelle Gardner)

How to Write a Series of Novels Your Readers Will Love (Jerry Jenkins)

What Does It Mean to Move the Plot? (K.M. Weiland) [Jon’s Pick of the Week]

What an Editor at a Publishing House Looks For: 6 Myths & Truths (Parul MacDonald)

Giving Characters the Courage to Change (James Scott Bell)

The Social Contract for Writers (Bill Ferris)

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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