A few days ago, fellow writer and virtual friend, Andi Cumbo (of the Andilit blog and a valuable resource for those of you looking for online writing classes and training) passed along an interesting blog post from Chatting at the Sky, entitled For Those of You Who Don’t Comment on Blogs. The blog post is a sort of open letter to readers of the Chatting at the Sky blog. It seems that many folks have met the blog’s author, Emily Freeman, in person and felt a bit sheepish about
When I started this new blog, I thought I knew what I wanted to do: Provide readers and writers of fine fiction a place to periodically consider the craft.
Simple enough, right? I mean, all I have to do is occasionally post up a story review, make a few comments on the structure or plot or characters, and I’m meeting that mandate. It really should be easy, because I’m constantly reading. I average two books and a dozen or more stories a week. Pick one. Blog it. Move on. Of c