Here’s my latest selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing:
Un-Con Redux, Part II: Emotional Tipping Points (Donald Maass)
How to be a productive writer (Nathan Bransford)
The 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2020 (Farrah Daniel) (Jon’s Pick of the Pack)
Middle Grade or Young Adult (Allison Rushby)
by way of Laurie Wallmark
How to Create a Powerful Character Arc (Jerry Jenkins)
5 Common Story Openings to Avoid—If You Can Help It (Jane Friedman)
4 Tips For Creating Villains (Sacha Black)
A Simple Trick to Keep Readers Turning the Pages (Janice Hardy)
2 Different Types of the Lie Your Character Believes (K. M. Weiland)
Jane’s Guide to Getting the Most Out of a Writers Conference (Jane Friedman)
If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2020, 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.