Fear in Writing: Sunday Foreign Post Roundup

Today in Literary History

Today in Literary History...December 14, 1907: Rudyard Kipling receives the Nobel prize for literature, the first English-language writer to do so.ud

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Sunday Foreign Post Roundup

1.  The plot in this book reviewed by MURDER by TYPE spoke to me.  It is so beautifully tragic I had to share it with you.

2.  Who is shaping the future of booksales?  Click over to Straight from Hel to find out!

3.  Does your MC wear a ponytail after shaving her head?  If timeline is an issue for you, check out Clarissa Draper's advisory post.

4.  A contest!  The Alliterative Allomorph is holding a contest that benefits a great writing resource.  Check it out and see what you can do to help, and how it benefits your writing.

5.  Developing character.  In writing, that is.  At East for Green Eyes.

6.  Check out Jen Daiker's Guess That Character Blogfest, where you can read dozens of great entries (including mine, here).  Don't forget to read the descriptions in Part II!

7. Sign up for the Happy Birthday Blogfest, celebrating Southern City Mysteries' first birthday, in the right-hand column or in the announcement post. The Blogfest is set for Sept. 24th.

Prize announcement is this week...


  1. I love this feature of yours. I think you choose really good links. I'll have to make sure I've seen them all.

  2. I have a true birthday story for you; will write it down in due time for 24th Sept ... and I'm signing up right now >:)

    Cold As Heaven

  3. Thanks for the links. I'll check them out. Have a great week.

    Stephen Tremp

  4. Somehow I missed a couple. Thanks for the reminder.