Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

Interesting blog posts about writing – April 24th 2020

Wisdom On the Web

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

How to Write a Picture Book Query Letter in 6 Simple Steps (Reedsy)
by way of Laurie Wallmark

Peer Critique Versus Professional Editing: When, Why and How to Use Both (Barbara Linn Probst)

How to Write Compelling Emotional Triggers (Lisa Hall-Wilson)

The Value of Watching Bad Movies (Cynthia Ruchti)

Don’t begin query letters with empty rhetorical questions (query critique) (Nathan Lane)

5 Questions to Ask for Stronger Scenes (Janice Hardy)

Revising Their Way to a Debut (Kim Chafee)

Plot Your Novel in 3 Simple Steps (Laurence MacNaughton)

Writing the Middle-Grade Novel (Kristi Holl)

Organize your query’s plot summary in a clear way (query critique) (Nathan Bransford)

If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2019, 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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