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Interesting posts about writing – w/e March 26 2010

Thank you for all your words of encouragement yesterday, they were much appreciated.  I'm sorry I haven't answered every comment, but it's pretty hectic here at the conference, where things are going very well.  Jim Frey is excellent! .  

I'll post more about The Write Stuff next week.  In the meantime, here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week: 
A Spoonful of Sugar (Linda Lane)
You only look as good as your website (Vijaya Schartz)
A few mindless thoughts on post-novel ennui (A. Merc Rustad aka mercwriter)
Five Star vs. Fast Food (tracy_d74)
The Lure and the Teaser – Writing a Winning Synopsis to Catch and Editor’s Eye (Robert W. Walker)
Do You lack Confidence in Your Writing? It Might Not Be a Bad Thing! (Nathan Bransford)
Getting Your MC/Narrator to Talk (Victoria Schwab aka veschwab)
Warm up Your Pitching Arm (Nancy Martin) by way of April Henry aka aprilhenry
Science in my Fiction contest (Mike Kabongo aka onyxhawke)
Hints from a slush reader… (J. Monell aka pamphiliawrites)
Author Platforms (Helen Ginger)
MG Books are the New Vampires [a call for help starting a group blog for MG readers and writers] (Elissa Cruz aka elissacruz)

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: fiction, writing

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