Friday Features #1

Welcome back! Here are the best writing blog posts and articles from the week.

J is for Japan by Caitlin Nicoll at Logically

I is for India by Caitlin Nicoll at Logically

The Courage to Co-Create by Ollin Morales at Courage 2 Create

The Power of Positive Reviews by Lauren Waters at Lauren Waters

Writing Discussion: The Good, The Bad and The Tortuous by Ava Jae at Writability

Is Your Work Commercially Viable? by Jane Friedman at Jane Friedman

April Platform Challenge: Day 20 by Robert Lee Brewer at My Name Is Not Bob

Romantic Fiction: It's All Over, Casanova by Mooderino at Moody Writing

Don't Worry About What You Don't Know: Some Words of Advice by Robert Lee Brewer at My Name Is Not Bob

Staple This To Your Forehead by Larry Brooks at Storyfix

Quantum Hand-Wavy Science by Sommer Leigh at Sommer Leigh

5 Great Reasons To Read Even MORE Than You Already Do by Ollin Morales at Courage 2 Create

A Lesson from Bestsellers: Write Whatever You Want by Ava Jae at Writability

Powers by Sommer Leigh at Sommer Leigh

Writing & Publishing Terminology 101 by Jane Friedman at Jane Friedman

Problems With Publishers by Mooderino at Moody Writing

Genre Mash-Up — a Guest Post by Art Holcomb at Storyfix

Understanding the Other Side of the Contract by C. Hope Clark at C. Hope Clark

Origins by Sommer Leigh at Sommer Leigh

The Basics of DIY E-Book Publishing by Jane Friedman at Jane Friedman

Only One Thing Will Make You A Better Writer by Mooderino at Moody Writing

How to Write a Novel in Two Sentences by K. M.  Weiland at Wordplay

3 Rituals To Jump-Start Your Writing Machine by Jane Smith at Procrastinating Writers

The Agency Model Sucks by Joe Konrath at The Newbie's Guide to Publishing

MS lost its spark? by Lauren Waters at Lauren Waters

Why Tough Critiques Are Exciting (To Me) by Ava Jae at Writability

Naive Secondary Characters by Sommer Leigh at Sommer Leigh

An Author Who Markets Her E-Books in Airports by Ann Okerson at Jane Friedman

Novels of the Future by Mooderino at Moody Writing

How to write great guest posts about your book – keep your stories about your stories by Roz Morris at Nail Your Novel

Madness by Sommer Leigh at Sommer Leigh

Are there any exceptional blog posts you read this week?