Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week:
Seeking that Rare, Shy, Flightless Bird: The New Zealand [or Australian] Dark Fiction Writer
[rippatton ’s looking for contacts to give her friends at www.scaryminds.com. Can you help?]
Self-editing One Step at a Time: Read Your Manuscript Aloud (Patricia Stoltey)
I’m a writer (but I’m not going to tell my neighbor) (Jon’s ‘Pick of the week’)
Stop – Drama Time
What is a Good Market?
What Is a Story?
(Novel) Pimpin’ Ain’t Easy: Part 1 of 2 (Pimp my novel)
courtesy of stillnotbored
The Levels of Deep POV
distillation of drama
Writing in Voice
What the Rest of Us Get Paid
A classic conundrum: why Scrooge still works as a protagonist
Ask the Editor: Tips for self-editing burnout (Kathryn Craft)
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.