What’s Happening on the Web? January 20
After 13 years of trying Laura Drake sold to GCP Here’s what she’s learned.
Chuck Wendig has provided a list of 25 things writers should start doing. WARNING: this site is full of great info but take your tolerance with you. Chuck has an occasional fondness for four letter words.
Joel Friedlander from the Book Designer talks about Book Cover Design and the Problem of Symbolism. He’s a proponent of keeping it simple and explains why very eloquently.
History undressed guest blog by Terry Spear on what to take/wear on a trip to the past.
Very successful indie author Lisa Mondello is interviewed at MJ Fredrick’s blog
The always honest and ‘real’ August McLaughlin shares her descent into Anorexia and her recovery. Gritty, emotional, and evocative of all things real, I can’t recommend this blog enough.
JA Konrath shares some interesting insights on the importance (or not) of marketing when you sell e-books.
Jennifer M Eaton helps writers sort out conflicting criticism. What to do when feedback conflicts.
Bandit Creek Books is a publishing venture by a group of 30+ authors who are writing loosely connected books set in the mythical town of Bandit Creek, Montana. As a special for our readers this month, we are spotlighting 30 Days of Secrets and Surprises on the website.
And for the weekend, listen to the lyrics of this song. I think it says what so many of us are trying to accomplish: