The staff over at The Writer magazine have launched a new blog. Check it out here.
In the NYTBR, Rachel Donadio looks into the business of blurbing. May not be surprising to veterans, but potentially eye-opening for newer writers.
Creating a character the age of a typical college freshman? If you're a practicing writer who hasn't been a college student for awhile (ahem!) you might find this take on the current first-year collegian's "mindset" useful. (via InsideHigherEd.com, where you'll find links to similar lists from a New Zealand university)