Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – February 23rd 2018

Wisdom On the Web

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

How the Internet Archive Infringed my Copyrights and then (Kind Of) Blew Me Off (Victoria Strauss) [Jon’s Pick of the Pack]

10-Great Strategies to Secure & Monetize Your Author Visit (Jaime Engle)

The True Test of Character (Kathleen McLeary)

3 Signs Your Book Cover Design Misses The Mark (Leisha Petrovich)

What Should Be In Your Files? (Rachel Kent)

Five Reasons For Agent Rejections of a Manuscript (Kerry Gans/Marie Lamba)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

Writing Child Characters (Mary Kole)

The Difference Between a Revision, a Rewrite, and a Redraft (Janice Hardy)

How to Write a Prologue for Your Novel (Jerry Jenkins)

12 Traits Bad Writers and Toddlers Have in Common (Megan Sharma)

Stuff That Takes Readers Out of a Story (James Scott Bell)

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2017, 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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