I love regularly reading tips and advice articles in certain subjects — particularly writing and publishing. I don’t always need the information right then, but I know that it’ll eventually come in handy. Or at least, I hope it will.
I know there are a lot of other people out there who feel the same way I do, but sometimes it can be difficult to find every useful advice article that’s out there. So I thought I’d bring you a few. Here are the tips and advice articles that jumped out at me the most over the past week.
- Stranger-Than-Fiction Writing Habits of 18 Famous Writers, from Writer’s Digest: Do you have any weird writing habits? Don’t worry, you’re in good company. Excerpt: “Sometimes the muse works in mysterious ways. These well-known writers prove that when it comes to writing, thinking outside the box—and in the case of Vladimir Nabokov’s “shoebox method,” quite literally so—can provide the richest inspiration.”
- Reality Check: Author Tours, from Books & Such Literary Management: I know I’ve certainly thought about what it would be like to go on a book tour. It’s nice to have this reminder of what it may really be like. Excerpt: “Rooms crowded with readers all hoping to get their books signed and listen to their favorite author. Food, laughs, fascinating people to meet along the way. What could be better?”