Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – August 31st 2018

Wisdom On the Web

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

But Does It Sell Books? (John Gilstrap)

4 Signs You Might Be Confusing, Not Intriguing, in Your Opening Scene (Janice Hardy)

Author Newsletters: The Good, the Bad & the PLEASE JUST STOP! (Kristen Lamb)

Start Your Novel with a Bang! 12 Ways to Hook Readers (Sara Shepard)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

It Helps If You Can Write (James Scott Bell)

The Indiana Jones Rule (Eileen Dreyer)

4 Steps for How to Turn an Idea Into a Story That Rocks (K.M. Weiland)

Don’t Send Me Everything You’ve Got (Rachelle Gardner)

So You Want to Self-Publish (Polly Iyer)

How Predatory Companies Are Trying to Hijack Your Publisher Search (Victoria Strauss)

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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