27 April 2012
Writing Posts: 4/20-4/26
Late post because I set the post time wrong. It's been a long week for me, recovering from the readathon, but there have been a number of writing posts that I've loved:
This Week In Rejection: Hitchcock! by Barry Lyga
8 Tips for Naming Characters by Dan Schmidt. Everything I've ever written has a Josh, Jason, and Landon. Seriously.
Does Your Story Need Subplots by K.M. Weiland. Less, does your story need them, and more how to effectively use subplots to make your story better. On the same blog, L.B. Gale talks about How to Create Distinctive Character Voices.
Jennifer Lynn Barnes Tumblr Post. I love her tumblr and I love the insight she gives when she answers readers questions. This post has some great advice.
Holly Black gives advice on world building. She is one of my favorite writers and her world building is phenomenal.
How to Cut Thousands of Words Without Shedding A Tear by Rachelle Gardner