Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – July 19th 2019

Wisdom On the Web

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

Turn that Picture Book Page! (Patricia Toht)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

Let No Good Tension Go Unstretched (James Scott Bell)

Understand Your Premise to Understand Your Novel (Janice Hardy)

How to Write an Opening Scene that Hooks Readers (Janice Hardy)

Barnes & Noble SOLD: Goliath has Fallen & What This Means for Writers (Kristen Lamb) [Jon’s Pick of the week]

How to write a good climax in a novel (NathanBransford)

Staying Positive After a Rejection (Tyrean Martinson)

5 Ways to Ensure Readers Don’t Abandon Your Book (Jane Friedman)

How Predatory Companies Are Trying to Hijack Your Publisher Search, Part 2 (Victoria Strauss)

Make Your Setting REAL With Strategic Description (Lisa Hall-Wilson)

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2018, 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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