Friday, August 14, 2015

Seven Writing Links -- Volume 89

Surprise!  I returned from my vacation with just enough time to send out my usual writing links.  The vacation was great (We visited Fish Creek, Wisconsin).  We kayaked, we ate cheese, and I even managed to do some writing.  Amazing!

Have a great weekend and enjoy the links!


10 Things You Shouldn't Say to Writers

How To Build Your Own Self-Hosted Author Website In Under 30 Minutes

What Went Wrong with Season 2 of “True Detective”? Cautionary Lessons for Writers

Introducing Authors’ New, Free Entry into Libraries: SELF-e

Writing Your Book’s Back-Cover Copy

5 Easy Tips for Driving Pinterest Traffic to Your Author Blog or Website

The Second Draft


  1. Welcome back!
    I'm considering either Pinterest or Tumblr. Will read that one article and see if I could drive people to my site with it.

  2. Glad to hear you had a good time! :) I always have troubles writing blurbs and taglines. Thanks for the links.

  3. People have been telling me I should check out True Detectives on Netflix. It's on my list of shows to try when I'm having a late night writing session that's not going well. But now you say Season 2 is a flop? I don't dare click the link. But should I still check out the show?? Decisions, decisions ...

  4. 10 things to never say to a writer--fun list. 'I'm unemployed too'. Ha!