Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – May 18th 2018

Wisdom On the Web

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

How to come up with good comp titles for your book (Nathan Bransford)

Amazon Gets Medieval on Paid and Traded Reviews (Anne R. Allen)

Developing Your Cozy Mystery Story Concept (Elizabeth Spann Craig)

Make Rejection Your Motivation to Grow (Dianne K. Salerni)

Your Ultimate First Chapter Checklist, Pt. 3: Introducing the Story (K.M.Weiland)

7 Tips to Tighten the Story & Cut Costs (Kristen Lamb)

The Joys and Pains of Editing (Rachelle Gardner)

10 Success Tips from Stephen King (Jenny Hansen)

A Tip for Getting Through Hard-to-Write Scenes (Janice Hardy)

Why writers need to perfect their first thirty pages (Nathan Bransford)

Good Advice, Bad Advice: Writing through the “Shoulds” (Heather Webb)

How to Write a Great First Sentence—with 22 Inspiring Examples (Ruth Harris)

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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