Thursday, March 11, 2010

Blog posts for writers - March 11

Art, Information, Theft, and Confusion by Ursula K. Le Guin at Book View Cafe

The long and the short of building a synopsis at Arizela's Blog

OUTLINE and SYNOPSIS from Help! I Need a Publisher!

Literary striptease – do you have a message? from Behler Blog

Ask the Editor: Character Growth from The Blood-Red Pencil

The virtue of repetition by Jordan McCollum

7 Things I've Learned So Far, by Libby Gleeson from Guide to Literary Agents

How self publishing can lead to a real book deal from the Book Deal

Thankful Thursday from Diamond–Yup, Like the Stone - Why DO I keep going?

The "Dream Agent" by Elana Johnson - great advice

Only as Much as I dream Can I Be from Book Dreaming - I love this one


New Contest: Pitch Pride and Prejudice, Get Zombies - from Getting Past the Gatekeeper
The skinny: write a pitch letter for Pride and Prejudice and, if yours wins, receive a print of a Jane Austen letter to her cousin, and a signed copy of Carrie Ryan's The Dead-Tossed Waves.


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