Welcome to Writing Blog Treasures! Here you’ll find the best of the blogsphere from the past week. So, grab your coffee, sit back and above all – enjoy *smile*
On the Publishing Industry
Seth Godin’s Ebook Economics: Margin vs. Volume by D.D. Scott on EPubGuide.
Lessons from Seth Godin’s Kickstarter Project by Dan Blank.
How to Query Amazon: The Little Goat That Could by David Gaughran.
Novel Editing Pt 1: Working With a Traditional House by Susan Spann.
On Aspects of Publishing
Creating an Author Brand to Boost Your Platform by Matthew Turner via Joel Friedlander.
How to Build Your Platform the Michael Hyatt Interview by Dan Blank (vlog).
10 Word Branding Challenge and 7 Free Sites to Promote Your Book by Marcia A. Richards.
10 Tips to Get Your Manuscript Ready for Publication by Joel Friedlander.
E-Publishing: Who I Use for Editing, Formatting and Cover Art Design by Lindsay Buroker.
Covers and Cover Designers by Ruth Harris at EPubGuide.
Book Marketing: 7 Ways to Grow Your Readership by Kristen James on The Creative Penn.
On Social Media
Why I Prefer Social Media Promo to In-Person by Elizabeth S. Craig.
Five Benefits You’re Missing If You’re Not On Twitter by Marcy Kennedy.
How to Change Your Facebook Page URL (or Username) via Digital Inspiration.
On Writing Craft
What is the scene ABOUT? by Theresa Stevens on Edittorrent. This is a creative way to diagnosis a scene.
Character Trait: Calm from Becca Puglisi at the Bookshelf Muse.
25 Things You Should Know About Writing Sex by Chuck Wendig.
How to Spot Mary Sue in Your Writing by Ava Jae. Don’t know who Mary Sue is? Read this post and find out.
3 Tips for Writing Heavy Emotional Scenes by Jami Gold.
Unusual Inspiration: Character Arcs Made Easy by Fae Rowan.
Worse Than A Cliche by Tiffany Lawson Inman on Writers in the Storm.
On the Writer’s Life
The Work Ethic of Indie Authors by Talli Rolland on EPubGuide.
Writing Goals: How to Meet Them When You Don’t Have Time by Ava Jae. Also from Ava, Writers: Start Acting Like Professionals.
10 Healthy Processed Foods by August McLaughlin. Yes, really!
The “Box” is Just a Punk by Art Holcomb on Larry Brooks Storyfix.
Critique vs. Discussion: What Kind of Feedback Do You Need by Gabriela Pereira.
Jillian Dodd reviews Abraham Lincoln – Vampire Hunter.
Family Troubles in Disney/Pixar’s Brave a review by Amanda Rudd.
Abe Lincoln, President of the Vampire Hunters a review by Sonia G. Medeiros.
That’s all for today.