Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – September 15th 2017

Wisdom On the Web

Here’s my latest selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing:

5 Ways to Create Strong Internal Conflict (Janice Hardy)

Weaving Backstory Into Frontstory (James Scott Bell)

Pet Peeve: Bad Advice (Wendy Lawton)

4 Tips for Translating Critique-Speak (Kathryn Craft)

What a Writer’s Conference Really Buys You (Heather Webb) [Jon’s pick of the Week)]

Writing Secondary Characters That Pop—And Sell More Books (Jennifer Probst)

Common Misconceptions: Conflict = Tension (Janice Hardy)

When Bad Stuff Happens to Good Writers (Cynthia Ruchti)

Stephen King’s 6 Tips for Character Description (Pamela Hodges)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

3 Hard Truths Every New Author Faces (Erika Fitzgerald)

When the Obvious is Golden (Larry Brooks)

Thoughts on Getting Rights Back (Elizabeth Spann Craig)

What Drives an Agent Crazy? Poaching (Janet Kobobel Grant)

How to Talk Tough (James Scott Bell)

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