Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Current links for writers - September 29

It's All About The Details by Jane Lebak at QueryTracker

Ambiguous Characters at Mystery Writing is Murder

Character arcs - how characters change at TalkToYoUniverse

The Rule of Two at The Laws of Making - what readers see as significant.

Don't Overuse Names in Dialogue at WordPlay

Talking to Agents and Editors at Conferences at

Ten Ways to Get the Most from a Writers’ Conference at The Blood-Red Pencil

From Query Letter to Cover Copy by Elana Johnson

A BookEnds Rejection at BookEnds - what a typical (if kind) rejection looks like

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Book Sales and one way to help - at The Roving Editor

Soliciting Elves at AuthorCulture - a new(ish) press is taking submissions for SF/F

Save the Adverbs! at Book Dreaming - LOL!


The Rats are Back - Hilary Wagner and Nightshade City! at Market My Words


  1. Thanks for the link about overusing character's names in dialogue, I think I have this problem and I always need reminding to watch it!

  2. Hi Danielle! If only one character overuses names, it's a quirk. When they all do it, it's a problem. ;-)

    Thanks for commenting!


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