1.  Thanks to Your Word Nerd for explaining whether to use ‘who’ or ‘whom’:


2.  Scott Lorenz at The Book Publicist lists the top book awards to enter:

37 Top Book Awards for Authors in 2017

3.  Meg Dowell gives advice on how to connect with readers:

How to Connect With Your Readers

4.  The Eternal Scribbler gives advice on backing up your writing:


5.  Barbara G. Tarn on Kobo Writing Life writes of 5 things she learned in the age of the typewriter:

Five Things I Learned in the Age of the Typewriter

6.  D.E Haggerty gives some hints on making your blog title catchy:


7.  Claire McKinney, guest at Writer Unboxed, gives advice on the best month to publish a book:


8.  Michael D. Turashoff gives advice on how to write a great beginning to your story:

How to Write a Great Beginning for Your Story

9. The Maltese Tiger gives 5 pitfalls to avoid when writing dialogue:

5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Writing Dialogue

10.  Brian A. Klems, guest at The Writer’s Dig, gives advice on submitting short fiction and poetry:


11. Jacqui Murray gives 17 tips for writers from Theodore Bernstein:


12.  Paul Thayer gives us 25 grammatical terms to read and inwardly digest:

The top 25 grammatical terms you should know

13.  Sean Early, guest on Nicholas C. Rossis’ blog, gives 5 marketing tips:


14.  Thanks to Rachel Poli for these tips on how to give your short story a neat ending:

How To Give Your Short Stories A Neat Ending

Thanks to Chris, the Story Reading Ape, Anita Dawes & Jaye Marie, and Don Massenzio for the re-blogs.