As of Saturday, it’s officially summer. By now we hope you’ve settled on both your summer reading list and your writing schedule, and that you’ve also remember to schedule plenty of time outdoors.
Enjoy our usual Friday list of interesting articles for writers.
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Happy reading and writing. Happy summer.
Interesting Articles and Blogs You Might Have Missed
When you’re ready to take your blog live, these tips might help you.
Screenwriter extraordinaire, John August’s tips were so popular, he’s now updated and shared with his reading public. This link will download a pdf, but document is totally worth your review.
Kristen Lamb tells us that in order to be a successful writer, we have to understand structure, which ultimately helps us become faster, cleaner, better writers.
Since we’re feeling all nostalgic about our summers gone past, here are a few articles from the past that still serve us well:
Roxane Gay with 8 questions any serious writers should ask and answer themselves.
Joe Bunting makes good points about how the best authors write using simple vocabulary, and though they still manage to move us.