Monday Must-Reads [11.03.14]

Went kinda crazy this week after reading the very first post on this list (Eight Questions) and Googled Austin Kleon :) Umm, yeah. His work is AWESOME. So I included some gems I found by him. Hope you find him as inspiring as I did! 

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Eight Questions: Interview With Austin Kleon - Sterling & Stone

33 thoughts on reading

Is the year half empty or half full?

Writer, with Kids: Austin Kleon | Cari Luna

The Writers Alley: I Gave Myself a Deadline --- NOW what?

NaNoWriMo: 6 Ways to Make Sure You Finish

3 Alternatives to NaNoWriMo

How to write a novel in a month, one day at a time

Why I Will Never Use Microsoft Word Again

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Fiction University: Seven Deadly Sins (If You're a First Chapter)

Facts of Fiction: Why Every Story Is An Escape Story | Write to Done

Digging Ditches Or Casting Spells: On Magic In Writing « terribleminds: chuck wendig

Fiction University: Using Layers to Pre-Write Your Scenes

The Pre-Production Process (SPP #130) - Sterling & Stone

How Morals and Basic Needs Influence a Character's Strengths - WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

The Writers Alley: Creating Conflict in Romance

Ideas for Creative Writing Projects and Practices | Writing Forward

Writability: Vlog: Top 5 NaNoWriMo Tips

A NaNoWriMo Playlist | EM Castellan

Something small, every day

Notes to self

Go Teen Writers: Firsts and Lasts

Austin Kleon on 10 Things Every Creative Person Should Remember But We Often Forget | Brain Pickings

NaNoWriMo 2014 | Hugh Howey

Revision & Editing Tips

An Editor Says You Shouldn’t Edit During NaNoWriMo

[Guest Post 003] Copyediting Essentials (and Why Every Author Needs a Copyeditor) - Rocking Self Publishing

Author Platform Tips

What on Earth Should I Blog About? Seriously.

What Should Authors Blog About? | Jane Friedman

The Writers Alley: Pinterest Tips for Authors, Part 1

10 Surprising and Important Social Media Stats You Need To Know

Book Marketing Tips

No links this week.

Publishing News & Tips

Susan Kaye Quinn, Speculative Fiction Author: Random Things You Should Know If You're Writing A Serial

The Innovator’s Dilemma: Understanding Digital Disruption | Hugh Howey

Reinvention And Lessons From The Journey. Special Podcast Episode 200 | The Creative Penn

Episode # 71 – Big Writing Projects with J Thorn - Rocking Self Publishing

Ksenia Anske Books/Blog/How to write a good book summary

Indies & Audiobooks: An Alternative to ACX - Jane Friedman

Authorpreneur Nuts & Bolts #6: How to Format Back Matter in Scrivener - Sterling & Stone

How To Get A Unique Illustration For Your Book Cover | The Creative Penn

KDP Select & Kindle Unlimited: Why Ebooks Not Enrolled Are at a Disadvantage | Lindsay Buroker

Two Important Publishing Facts Everyone Gets Wrong | Hugh Howey