Anne R. Allen writes about the biggest mistake new writers make and how to avoid it.
K.M. Weiland returns to her most common mistakes series with this post on why you should show important scenes rather than telling.
Katie’s Wednesday vlog covers how to use a surprising detail to give greater impact to a tragic scene.
And a bonus Katie post: her one-question interview on the Writer.ly Community.
Writing a book? Try Jeff Goins’s five-draft method.
Robin LaFevers writes about the surprising importance of doing nothing on Writer Unboxed.
How to deal with a bad review, by Roz Morris.
After a speaking engagement during which she was asked a lot about the topic, Roz decided to post this ultimate beginner’s guide to ebook publishing.
J.K. Rowling shuts down a homophobic troll. Class act, that Joanne. Refinery 29.
The attic that inspired Charlotte Bronte opens for public tours. The Independent.
Wired Science. How movies encourage audience empathy. Something that might help you with your literary endeavours?
John DeNardo of Kirkus Reviews offers his top picks for speculative reading in September.
Lifehack’s Joseph Hindy offers a list of 25 words you may be using incorrectly.
It’s short and sweet, this week.
See you Thursday!