Monday Must-Reads [03/17/14]

Welcome to this week's edition of Monday Must-Reads. Hope you enjoy and share! 

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Writer Unboxed » Seasonal Writing Disorder

20 most inspiring quotes from children's books (infographic)

NA Alley: Got an app for that?

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Talent & Skills Entry: Making People Laugh | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Fiction University (The Other Side of the Story): Put Up Your Dukes: Writing a Fight Scene

Writer Unboxed » Here’s What Both Pantsing and Plotting Miss: The Real Story

Fiction University (The Other Side of the Story): Hey, Who Said That? Polishing Our Dialog Tags

Wednesday Wish-list: Things I’d like to see more of in YA books | ALLIE B BOOKS

James Scott Bell: The "Write From The Middle" Method | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Fiction University (The Other Side of the Story): 10 Tips for Writing About Law Enforcement

Writing Longhand | Elizabeth Spann Craig

The Varied Emotional Stages Of Writing A Book « terribleminds: chuck wendig

Writability: Discussion: Do Short Chapters Make You Read More?

Revision & Editing Tips

A Macro Editing Tip - Rinelle Grey

Author Platform Tips

Track the Growth of Your Author Website: Statistics Programs

The Writers Alley: Popular Hashtags and How to Use Them Effectively with Edie Melson

How To Build A Writer Platform With No Time, No Credentials And No Book | Write to Done

8 Reasons Why Your Email Open Rate is Nosediving : @ProBlogger

Author, Jody Hedlund: 5 Qualities Successful Blogs Have in Common

The Neil Gaiman Guide to Social Media | Elizabeth Spann Craig

Book Marketing Tips

The Business Rusch: Samples (Discoverability Part 12) « Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Book Marketing: On Changing Book Covers | The Creative Penn

My Experience Advertising My Ebook on Twitter | Lindsay Buroker

Publishing News & Tips

May the Box Office Be Ever in Your Favor: How Divergent and The Hunger Games Avoid Race and Gender Violence | Bitch Media

Impatience Has Its Reward: Books Are Rolled Out Faster - NYTimes.com

Anne R. Allen's Blog: The Changing Role of Literary Agents and New Submission Guidelines: Read Before You Query (or Self-Publish)

Sony Reader Store to Close on 20th March | Publish Your Own Ebooks

A Newbie's Guide to Publishing: Here's What I Know

If You’re Treating Writers As Competition, You’re Missing The Boat

A Free Tool for Writers—Vook’s Author Control | Elizabeth Spann Craig

God Plays Dice | Hugh Howey

Fiction University (The Other Side of the Story): How to Build Street Cred as an Indie Author

What is the ideal price for a shorter eBook? - BookBaby Blog

Publishing Buzz: What’s Really Going on with Hugh Howey’s Author Earnings Report? (Part 2 of 2) | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

What War Taught Me About Writing | Goins, Writer

Huggers Gonna Hug | Hugh Howey

And a Leaden Age for Others | Hugh Howey

Jamie Wyman: The Author, One Year In « terribleminds: chuck wendig