What if ten of the top writing bloggers chipped in their very best (or least favorite) writing tip, and a benevolent website collected ’em all and posted the list for your reading pleasure and creative enlightenment?
Click through to Writetodone.com to check it out.
Once again what was supposed to be an interview about my new writing book — this time on national radio — turned into a spontaneous writing workshop. The show is Open Book with Diana Page Jordan… you can check it out here.
And you don’t even have to look at my mug this time.
The May/June Issue of Writers Digest Magazine
If you subscribe, you already have it. If not, it’ll be on your local newsstand soon, if not already.
Look on page 58… you’ll find an article — an excerpt from the book, actually — by yours truly, on “Buiding Backstory,” with a sidebar piece on “Crafting Backstory for a Series.” Then on the next page there’s another backstory article by Hallie Ephron.
Me and Hallie, hangin’ out in Writers Digest. Who’d a thunk it.
There’s also a cool interview with Pat Conroy, one of my favorite authors and someone we can all look to for storytelling excellence.
Now if I could actually get in the same room with those two, that’d be something.
101 Best Websites for Writers
Also in that issue of Writers Digest magazine… their annual list of the 101 Best Websites for Writers.
Happy and proud to announce… Storyfix made the list. Thanks in large part to those of you who visit here regularly. You have my sincere gratitude.
The list is broken down into categories, and the sites are listed alphabetically within each of them. Storyfix is listed in the “Writing Advice” category (numbers 30 through 45), in the #42 slot.