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Interesting posts about writing – w/e May 28 2010

Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last week: 
How to take rejection like a pro (Elissa Cruz aka elissacruz)  
Research is love (Seanan McGuire aka seanan_mcguire) 
The intimate truth about writing (Tracy Dickens aka tracy_d74)  
The Horror, the Horror  (Jonathan Maberry)  
Marion Zimmer Bradley vs. Fan-fiction (Jim C. Hines aka jimhines) 
A Word to the Wise [or as I would have called it: I hope Karma comes back to bite these people on the bum!] (Karen Syed)  
Process, rearranging and smushing chapters (Jodi Meadows aka jmeadows)  
A Writerly Rant on Cashing in (Clint Harris aka wendigomountain) 
First Steps to Building Your Author Brand (Blythe Gifford) 
Piracy… Again (Joe Konrath) 
How to Write a Rejection Letter. Or Not? (Dave Thompson aka krylyr) 
E-Books Rewrite Bookselling (Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg) 
by way of Jeff Widmer 
How to Write a One Sentence Pitch (Nathan Bransford) 

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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