1.  Kristen Pope on The Write Life instructs authors on how to conduct a year end review:


2.  Blogelina.com shows us 20+ ways to grow our blogs in 2017:


3.  Check out this list of writing competitions for 2017 from Almond Press:


4.  Check out Sacha Black’s writing competition by clicking the link below:


5.  Chris, the Story Reading Ape shares Content Equals Money’s post regarding rules of grammar:

37 Grammar Rules You Ain’t Got – Infographic…

6.  Nicholas C. Rossis has devised a poll so that if you vote you can see the most popular blog topics:


7.  Steven Capps gives some book marketing tips for authors on  Chris, the Story Reading Ape’s blog:

Readers Can’t Find Your Book: Internet Marketing for Authors (Guest Post) By: Steven Capps

8.  Ruth Nestvold gives us some insight into the advantages and disadvantages of self-publishing:


9.  WritetoDone gives 50 tips on becoming a good writer:


10. S.B Williams gives us 10 words to eliminate from our manuscripts:


11. BlondeWriteMore tells us 35 things you don’t see when you buy a book:

35 Things You Don’t See When You Buy A Book #AmWriting #Writer #Author

12.  Thanks to Sally Cronin at Smorgasbord for sharing authors’ collaborative anthologies:


13.  Kelly D. Smith blogs on ‘A Writer’s Path’ with 20 ways that writers can get themselves known:

20 Ways to Get Yourself Out There as a Writer

Thanks to  Chris, the Story Reading Ape, D.G Kaye, Don Massenzio, Christoph Fischer, Smorgasbord, Archer’s Aim, Kim’s Author Support Blog, and How To EBook for the re-blogs.