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Seventy Blogs About Writing

Just a review, mainly for me. What I see is a lot of stuff about the business of writing this summer and less about actual writing. So we'll fix that. If you want to read or reread any of these, please go to website


Price for Novel Slashed Nov 12

Less Than Honest Biomedical Research Nov 7

Writers on Writing Oct 3

Enough About Money-Back to Writing Sep 23

Money, Novels, Royalties Sep 5

Royalties, Costs, Money, & Sex: Sales of New Novel Aug 23

Sales of New Novel: Baby Doe Aug 13

Money Report From Publishing a First Novel-Postponed Jul 23

How Bestseller Lists Actually Work -- And How To Get On Them Jul 20

The New Novels: Reviewing the Revision Steps and Waiting for Q2 Sales Jul 11

"Profits" From Sale of New Novel Jun 2

New Novel Marketing Plan May 23

Revision: Killing Cockroaches May 16

Selling the Old Novel and Writing the New Novel May 2

Five Rules for Writing Novels--during a year of Covid Apr 14

Making Sourdough Bread and Novel Writing--When To Do It. Apr 3

Immortalizing the Contest Winner Mar 29

10 Ways Writing a Novel Is Like Making Sourdough Bread Mar 22

Kill All Your Darlings Mar 15

Pantser to Planner to Puzzles Mar 7

NEW NOVEL PUBLISHED Feb 28

Baby Doe: Gone Girl Feb 23

Character in Characters Feb 9

Why I'll Never Quit Facebook Jan 24

The Singular Sin of the Novelist Jan 10

Christ is King of Coalinga Dec 29, 2020

Editing Your Novel: Stern Advice Dec 20, 2020

Mea Culpa Dec 16, 2020

Best Novels of 2020 Dec 6, 2020

Getting Published Nov 28, 2020

Unanticipated Outcomes Nov 25, 2020

Structure of New New Novel Nov 21, 2020

What's Next Nov 14, 2020

Powerlessness and the Fiction Writer Nov 3, 2020

guest blog Daniel Weizmann

A Pean for Wix Oct 30, 2020

Endgame Oct 24, 2020

How to Write (category: English, Fiction) Oct 19, 2020

Books on Writing Oct 13, 2020

Story Board: first draft Oct 2, 2020

Another Pause for Writerly Entertainment Sep 29, 2020

Seeking Blurbs Sep 22, 2020

Time Out Sep 16, 2020

Marketing Morass Sep 5, 2020

Reading Art Aug 25, 2020

Creativity Aug 17, 2020

Hardbacks and Best Sellers Aug 8, 2020

Quarantine and Writing Apps jul 28, 2020

Show Me the Money Jul 20, 2020

Prologues Jun 30, 2020

Hybrid Publishing Jun 22, 2020

Real Fiction Jun 14, 2020

What It Is Jun 11, 2020

Hiding Out Jun 9, 2020

Book Cover! May 30, 2020

Use of Profanity in Fiction May 20, 2020

Scaffolding for Novels. Again. Hybrid Publishing, Coming Soon. May 17, 2020

Sex, Plot, Fatigue, and Caving In May 7, 2020

Screw 'em May 5, 2020

Beats: Pesky Little Things, or, Explosions Apr 28, 2020

Blurb, Query, & Rejection Apr 20, 2020

Naked and Personal Apr 16, 2020

Thoughts (Feelings) from a Not Yet Published Novelist Jay Koppleman Apr 12, 2020

What Kind of Novel? Apr 10, 2020

Finally Some Help: A Start Apr 9, 2020

Why Write? Especially When Times Are Confused, Tumultuous, and Scary III Apr 5, 2020

Why Write? Especially When Times Are Confused, Tumultuous, and Scary II Mar 31, 2020

Way Out New Novel Writing Mar 30, 2020

Why Write? Especially When Times Are Confused, Tumultuous, and Scary Mar 29, 2020

WEBSITE II Mar 27, 2020

WEBSITE III: Contact or Subscribe? Mar 24, 2020

Elephant in the Room Mar 24, 2020

Why Not Write Mar 19, 2020

10 Steps for Publishing Your New Novel Mar 19, 2020

Oh Oh Mar 19, 2020

WEBSITE I Mar 19, 2020





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