Somewhere, amidst all the interesting happenings of the year, were some great blog posts containing wisdomous words about writing.
As always, I had a hard time narrowing the list to just twelve, but I finally managed it. Here's my personal selection of the best writing-related blog posts from 2018:
Finding Your Place in the Writing Community (Rebecca Ketling)
Make Your Characters Memorable (Jordan Dane)
3 Principles for Finding Time to Write (Jane Friedman)
This is Gonna Leave a Mark: What Makes a “Real” Writer? (Kristen Lamb)
Start Your Novel with a Bang! 12 Ways to Hook Readers (Sara Shepard)
by way of Laurie Wallmark
Judge Yourself Less, Trust Yourself More, and Write Better Stories (K.M. Weiland)
Everything writers need to know about pitching their book (Nathan Bransford)
Want to Stand Apart from Countless Other Books? Write a Better Story (Kristen Lamb)
Good Advice, Bad Advice: Writing through the “Shoulds” (Heather Webb)
Is Your Concept Really More Scene Than Story? (Larry Brooks)
Writing Tips 41 Experts Wish They’d Known as Beginners (Jerry Jenkins)
The Success Paradox: Programmed to Fail or Fly? (Kristen Lamb)
How about you?
What were your favorite blog posts from 2018?
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