Monday Must-Reads [08/12/13]

Better late than never, right? Busy, busy, busy! Hope you enjoy and share!

Fun Stuff & Productivity Tips

Writing Thrillers, Being Prolific And Video Marketing With Jeremy Robinson | The Creative Penn

Does A Writer Need An Office? | Write to Done

Healthcare for the Self-Employed Writer by Michael Cahill

Susan Kaye Quinn, Young Adult Author: Ch 2.2 Five Year Plan

Want to Know the REAL Secret of Productive Writers? [Guest Post] — Aliventures

Writing Tips & Inspiration

QueryTracker Blog: The Organized Writer: Using a Chapter Framework to Manage Plots and Subplots

35 Questions To Ask Your Characters From Marcel Proust | The Write Practice

Yes, Virginia, You Can Totally Force Art « terribleminds: chuck wendig

The Rule Book — by Art Holcomb, Part 1

5 Quick Fixes for a Story that Goes Wrong | Write It Sideways

The Other Side of the Story: A Quick Tip for Getting to Know Your Characters--And Your Plot

Susan Kaye Quinn, Young Adult Author: Ch 3.3 Fear of the Dark

Susan Kaye Quinn, Young Adult Author: Ch 3.2 Fear and the Creative Worker

The Other Side of the Story: 7 Tips on Writing a Series

Revision & Editing Tips

What to edit in first draft, or how to write second draft — Ksenia Anske

Author Platform Tips

4 Ways to Connect with Readers - Rachelle Gardner

How to Create a Facebook Page in 3 Easy Steps | Author Media

Google Plus For Authors With Evo Terra From ePublish Unum | The Creative Penn

7 Reasons Why Social Media Isn’t Growing Your Fiction Readership (And What to Do About Them) by Jason Kong — The Book Designer

Book Marketing Tips

Survey results: What are your book-buying habits? | Novel Girl

Author, Jody Hedlund: Strategic Ways to Give Away Books

How To Get More Reviews : Garrett Robinson

KDP Select Free Part 4: Is Free Dead? • Ryan Casey

Publishing News & Tips

Smashwords Now Offers Preordering, But Is it for You? | Indies Unlimited

Blog Tut: How to Make a 3D Book Cover...FOR FREE | Oh, Chrys!

Word on the Street Festival Doesn’t Care About Author Scam | David Gaughran

Writers, are you ready for Write On Con? | EM Castellan

The Business Rusch: Markers « Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Susan Kaye Quinn, Young Adult Author: Taking the Road Less Traveled, Ch 3.1 Ten Things I Believe

Truths About Being a Hybrid Writer | Mystery Writing is Murder

Susan Kaye Quinn, Young Adult Author: For Heaven's Sake, Get A Map and a Compass, Ch 2.1 Writer's Mission Statement