Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – December 15th 2017

Wisdom On the Web

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

Sacrificial Writing (Wendy Lawton)

Publishing’s Greatest Challenge Might Surprise You (Janet Kobobel Grant)

A Scene Template For New Writers (James Scott Bell)

Why You Need an Author Tagline (Laina Turner)

How to Write Funny (K.M. Weiland)

Building an Author Website (Joe Bunting)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

Why Pursue Traditional Publishing? (Are There Enough Good Reasons?) (Kristen Tsetsi)

Motivate Yourself with Ten Tips on Self-Motivating Yourself (Bill Ferris)

Writers: Be scared of the right things (Nathan Bransford)

The Impossible Choice: A Surefire Way to Hook Your Readers (Janice Hardy)

Breaking Big: How to Impress Big Five Publishers (Kristen Lamb)

10 Things NOT to Say in your Query – Advice from a Children’s Publisher (Rob Broder)

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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