Monday Must-Reads [12/23/13]

Welcome to this week's edition of Monday Must-Reads, and happy holidays. Hope you enjoy and share! (Psst, Unbreakable Love is finally coming soon!)

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Seven Procrastination-Busting Tips to Use Today - by Dumb Little Man

When Writing Sucks and You Want to Quit | The Debutante Ball

What to Get Your Writer For Christmas… | Dreaming of Other Realms

Taking NaNoWriMo Into The Rest Of Your Writing Year | kristin nador writes anywhere

Writer Unboxed » 12 Days Of Writer (Unboxed) Christmas

Tips for Writing in Short Blocks of Time | Elizabeth Spann Craig

I Disagree! | Hugh Howey

The Terrifying Permanence of the Internet | Nathan Bransford, Author

Three Ways to Bust Writing Boredom

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Antidotes to Writer’s Block | Sara Writes

Writability: 5 Things All Writers Should Have

The Other Side of the Story: Expect the Unexpected: Creating Plot Twists

Talents and Skills Thesaurus Entry: Wilderness Navigation | WRITERS HELPING WRITERSWRITERS HELPING WRITERS

7 Keys To Write the Perfect First Line of a Novel

Writability: How to Write Strong Supporting Characters

Revision & Editing Tips

Good Grammar Round-Up

The Writers Alley: The Gift of a Perfect Match: 4 Keys to Finding a Compatible Critique Partner (Part UNO)

Author Platform Tips

Writability: Simple HTML Tips for Bloggers

Writer Unboxed » The Overwhelmed Writer’s Two-Step Checklist For Staying Connected to Readers

Give, Give, Give, Ask: Lessons Learned On Social Media From Gary Vaynerchuk | The Creative Penn

Book Marketing Tips

Finding New Readers with a Multi-Author Ebook Bundle | Lindsay Buroker

Why Put Your Book Into Brick & Mortar Stores? : Garrett Robinson

10 book-discovery websites you should know about - BookBaby Blog

Author, Jody Hedlund: Paid Promotions: Has Facebook Turned into the Grinch?

Publishing News & Tips

Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Publishing: #8… You Can’t Make a Living with Your Fiction |

How to Get your books into the right Categories and Sub-categories: Readers to Books/Books to Readers—Part Three | M. Louisa Locke

The Sky is Falling! The Sky is Falling! | Hugh Howey

Best Indie Author Tweets of 2013 | Wise Ink's Blog for Indie Authors about Self-Publishing

Entrepreneurial Publishing, Book Marketing And Prolific Living With Farnoosh Brock | The Creative Penn

Think Like a Publisher: 2014. Chapter Three: Projected Income |

How to Be a Happy Indie Prawn with Patty Jansen | Lindsay Buroker

e-Book Cover Design Awards, November 2013 — The Book Designer

Writing with Profit in Mind? Your Book has Already Failed