1.  Thanks to The Write Stuff for this info about the Facebook Author App:

Are you using Facebook’s Author App? by Mae Clair

 2.  Thanks to Jean’s Writing for this one on what makes a unique story:

What makes for a unique story?

3.  A good one here from Damien G Walter – ‘What’s the number one reason you aren’t writing?’:

What’s the number ONE reason you aren’t writing?

4.  Interesting one from David Rothman regarding audio books:

Audiobooks: Are you ‘cheating’ if you listen rather than read traditionally?

5.  Sacha Black gives some more ways to help authors find readers:

9 Ways to Help You Find Your Readers Part II

6.  Social Media Just For Writers has come up with this informative blog on marketing books:


7.  Check out these 20 writing tips from BlondeWriteMore:

20 Fab Writing Tips From 20 Author Interviews #Writingtips #WeekendBlogShare

8.  Here’s 7 tips from Sacha Black to create the perfect author newsletter:

7 Tips to Create Your Perfect Author Newsletter

9.  Thanks to Pearsnotparsnips for this informative blog on flax seeds, and why they’re good for you:

Golden Linseeds (aka Flax Seeds): The Original Superfood?

10.  Info from the BBC on the secret code to writing a bestseller:


11.  Thanks to Judith Barrow for this candid blog regarding breast cancer on Smorgasbord’s ‘Women’s Health Week Revisited’:


12.  A very witty one to end on!  Thanks Stroppy Editor (what about apostrophes as well!)!


Thanks to Don Massenzio, Chris, the Story Reading Ape, Anita Dawes & Jaye Marie, Smorgasbord, Kim’s Author Support Blog,  Smorgasbord, Jan Hawke, and Georgina Cromarty for the re-blogs.