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Interesting posts about writing – w/e October 16 2009


Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:


 

When Your Jello Will Not Set [info]dynastic_queen 

 

Self Editing: Analyzing Sentences for Redundancy and Wordiness (Patricia Stoltey)

 

How Do You Show Feelings? (Heidi Thomas)

 

Submission Return Times [info]jimvanpelt 

 

Ending a Story [info]marycatelli 

 

Writing Advice: How Do You Finish? [info]jimvanpelt 

 

Subject: Our Marketing Plan (Ellis Weiner) courtesy of [info]nephele 

 

Let’s Talk About Style [info]nancyfulda 

 

Cold Querying Still Works (litagentguide)

 

Self-Editing: Cleaning Up Those Dialogue Tags (Patricia Stoltey)

 

Editing is like… [info]veschwab

All we need is… (Evil Editor)

A Question You Don’t Want Your Publisher to Ask (Victoria Strauss)

 


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.

 


 

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