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Friday, July 22, 2011

Publishing Pulse: 7/22/2011

Around the Internet This Week

Following the sad news that Borders is liquidating, Jane Friedman points us to 4 different angles on where bookstores will be in the future.

Rachelle Gardner gives you tips on both Crafting Your Elevator Pitch and delivering it.

Fuel Your Writing has a fun post on writerly work spaces. What's yours like?

Have trouble Dealing with Criticism? And Donald Maass offers tips on which critiquers to listen to most carefully.

Trying to decide whether you should become an active blogger? The Urban Muse looks at the pros and cons.

If you're on Google+, here are a few tips for writers.

Another blogger, Mary Robinette Kowal, offers advice on how to set up a Google+  writers hangout.

And finally, Debbie Ohi has been collecting huge lists of literary folks on Google+.

Have a great weekend!

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bekahjane said...

so sad about borders :(

E.J. Wesley said...

Lovely links! Heading off to check them out ...

Anju said...

Lots of great links here. Thanks!

Kathryn Magendie said...

Thank you for the links! Checking them out now.