Monday Must-Reads [06.16.14]

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

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

What Really Holds You Back from Winning | Goins, Writer

Would You Rather, for Writers

Writability: Vlog: 5 Ways to Support Your Favorite Authors

QueryTracker Blog: 12 Tips for Balancing Summer Fun and Your Writing

Tips for Attacking Any Big Project | Elizabeth Spann Craig

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Beth Revis: Representation Matters, Part 2

Story Structure: the Second Plot Point

Every Writer Should Watch This 60 Second Video - Storyfix.com

Fiction University: Do You Feel It? Writing With Emotional Layers

The three reasons I have fallen in love with writing short stories | M. Louisa Locke

Fiction University: Are You Good Enough? How to Preserve Your Spirit and Sanity in the Soul-Sucking Darkness That is Self Publishing

Writability: How YA Books Have Made Me a Better Writer

Story Midpoint & Mirror Moment: Using Heroes' Emotions To Transform Them | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

Writing: “How Do You Do It?” « terribleminds: chuck wendig

Fiction University: Writing Basics: What is Conflict?

The Love Triangle

From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Titles and Headlines

Maleficent, Elphaba, and You: The Secret to Writing Villains

Fiction University: Three Reasons I Chose Not to Set My Fantasy in a Euro-Medieval World

Author, Jody Hedlund: Hurrah! You Wrote a Book. Now What?

Fiction University: A Trick for Keeping Your Plot (and Story) on Target

Revision & Editing Tips

Major v. Minor Revisions: The Surprising Relationship between Draft #1 and Draft #2 | Fiction Notes

The Simple Pre-Proofing Checklist | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

Author Platform Tips

Anne R. Allen's Blog: How to Blog: Essential Do's and Don'ts for Author-Bloggers

Goodreads offers authors a new way to connect with readers | Holly Brady

Book Marketing Tips

QueryTracker Blog: Six Things Your Book Publicist Won't Tell You

Publishing News & Tips

5 Mistakes You'll Make on the Way to Publishing Success

Big Publishing is the Problem | Hugh Howey

How To Self-Publish In German. Lessons Learned From Pentecost In Translation. | The Creative Penn

Google Play — Should You Be Uploading Your Ebooks There? | Lindsay Buroker

Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Indie Publishing: #7… I Have To Sell Books Quickly |

Who’s Afraid of Very Cheap Books? | David Gaughran

How Audiobook Narration And Production Works With Rosalind Ashford, Audible Approved Narrator And Voice Talent | The Creative Penn

Book Cover Success and Failure Explained — The Book Designer

Amazon's New Series Pages | Indies Unlimited