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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e June 9th 2017


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

How to personalize a query (Nathan Bransford)
http://blog.nathanbransford.com/2017/06/how-to-personalize-query.html

The Perfect Cover Letter: Advice From a Lit Mag Editor (Elise Holland)
https://janefriedman.com/perfect-cover-letter-advice-lit-mag-editor/

Before You Outline: How to Discover Your Story’s Big Moments (K. M. Weiland)
www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/outline-discover-storys-big-moments/

Business Musings: Brand Identity (Branding/Discoverability) (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
www.kriswrites.com/2017/05/31/business-musings-brand-identity-brandingdiscoverability/

When Is It Time to Let Your Old Work Go? (Laura Benedict)
https://killzoneblog.com/2017/05/when-is-it-time-to-let-your-old-work-go.html

How to Write a Sizzling, Scintillating Synopsis (Suzanne Purvis)
http://blog.janicehardy.com/2017/05/how-to-write-sizzling-scintillating.html

The Entitled Writer (Wendy Lawton)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/the-entitled-writer/

Description: Letting Readers Fill in the Gaps (Elizabeth Spann Craig)
www.elizabethspanncraig.com/5840/description/

To Rant or Not to Rant (Clare Langley-Hawthorne)
https://killzoneblog.com/2017/05/to-rant-or-not-to-rant.html

Don’t Breach Your Publishing Contract by Mistake! (Rachel Kent)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/dont-breach-publishing-contract-mistake/




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: #wisdomontheweb, #writing, useful links
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