Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – October 5th 2017

Wisdom On the Web

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

Editors Dish: What They Want New Freelance Writers to Understand (Jamie Cattanach)

Herd Your CATS (James Scott Bell)

Fabulous First Lines (Laura Fineberg Cooper)

8 Things to Know If You Want to Write a Picture Book (Amy Fellner Dominy & Nate Evans)

Historical Novels—Your Research To-Do List (Lydia Kang)

The 3 Biggest Pitch Mistakes This Editor Sees Every Day (Nicole Dieker)

5 Tips for Organizing Subplots (K.M.Weiland)

How Your Flexibility is Actually Hurting Your Writing Career (Adam Hughes)

The Villain Reveal: Three Different Approaches (Jonathan Vars)

The Power of Decency in Fiction (James Scott Bell)

Business Musings: Rip Van Winkle Syndrome (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)

10 Steps to Creating Memorable Heroes (Jerry Jenkins)

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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