Friday, April 29, 2011

This Week in the Writing World...April 29

by Brooke Favero

Y is for You. Only you can write your story. You create worlds, plots, and characters. You skip sleep and showers. You read blogs, comment in forums, and attend conferences. You write, and write and rewrite some more. You make sacrifices and find time.

So whY do you do it?

Understanding Industry and Market
Rip-roaring good story @ Writer Unboxed.
Vlogging, Anyone? @ Rachelle Gardner.
How to Book a Reading @ Pimp My Novel.

A Bit About Exclusives @ Dystel & Goderich Literary Management.
Spaghetti Agents @ Nathan Bransford.

Cut Words? Or Add Words? @ TalkToYoUniverse.

Marketing @ Writing Roads by Linda Osmundson.
Archetype or Cliche or ?? @ Fiction Lessons from My Reading.
W is for Wednesday Scramble @ Patricia Stoltey.
She's Crafty: The Dreaded Synopsis @ Somewhere in the Middle.

New Agent


Pk Hrezo said...

THanks for all those great links! ANd you're so right... only YOU can write YOUR story.

Have a great weekend!

Kay Theodoratus said...

Nice blog. The "you" bit is why I have never worried about having a "voice". I figured I'd come through loud and clear even if I tried to hide.

Patricia Stoltey said...

Great links, Brooke. And the question, "Why do you do it?" I wish I knew.

bfav said...

Because it's the only way to get the voices out of my head. Their stories nag at me at night.

Share a Post