“What It Means to Be a Writer—and to Emerge as a Writer”—guest post by Albert Flynn DeSilver on Jane Friedman’s site.
“Put too many coincidences in a story, or make them too blatant, and you’re asking for that ‘yeah, right’ response.”—a craft tip from Michael Kurland on The Writer‘s website.
On MediaBistro.com, Taffy Brodesser-Akner, freelancer-turned-New York Times staffer, answers questions about her career.
This isn’t exactly breaking news, but Douglas Preston has summarized the situation of Amazon’s “gray market” as clearly as I’ve seen anyone do it.
And if it’s Friday, you’ll find new links (primarily of the #JewLit variety) over on My Machberet.
Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to enjoy over the weekend.
Have a good weekend!