Just a short curation this week to get me back in the swing of things after NaNoWriMo!
So here’s a little informal writerly learning for you 🙂
Nina Munteanu explains when and why to write a synopsis.
Colleen M. Story guest posts on Writers in the Storm: why writers need those “never again” moments.
Jim Dempsey joins Writer Unboxed as its newest contributor: three ways to discover your character’s true motivation.
Jo Eberhardt wonders, when is authentic too authentic? Writer Unboxed
Reza Hassanirad offers five eye care tips for writers. DIY MFA
Kristen Lamb explains why pain and wounds are vital for fiction.
Jenna Victoria guest posts on Jami Gold’s blog: how to write despite … whatever.
Jenna Moreci busts ten writer myths.
Oren Ashkenazi looks at six stories that covered up major plot holes. Mythcreants
James Davis Nicoll: did we all write a book about space elevators? Why coincidences happen in science fiction. Tor.com
Judith Tarr gets mythological: how Loki birthed the eight-legged Sleipnir. Tor.com
And that was your writerly goodness for the week.
Be well until Thoughty Thursday makes its return 🙂