I am proud to present my picks for Best Writing Blogs of 2009. These are nine of my favorite blogs. I chose them for content, interactivity, and because I just like them and the people who maintain them. Congratulations!
—Always has interesting writing tips and discussion.
- The Literary Lab
—A bunch of great bloggers collaborating on advice for writers.
- Jordan McCollum
—Excellent writing analysis and web site reviews.
- Victoria Mixon
—Outstanding essays on writing. Wish they were still free.
- Between Fact and Fiction (Natalie Whipple)
—Great writing advice and inspiration.
- The Babbling Flow of a Fledgling Scribbler (Sara McClung)
—Fun site with lots of information
- Miss Snark’s First Victim (Authoress)
—Very interactive site focusing on helping unpublished writers.
- Elana Johnson
—Another great writer’s site focusing on publication.
- Not Enough Words (Merrilee Faber)
—If you need some tough writer love, this is the place.
Honorable Mentions (no particular order).
These are wonderful blogs you should subscribe to!
- Post-Apocalyptic Publishing
- The Innocent Flower
- Adventures in Writing
- Words from the Woods
- College Lackey Writes a Book
- Daily Writing Tips
- Carol’s Prints
- Evil Editor
- JC Hart
- The Public Query Slushpile
- Careann’s Musings
- Carrie Harris
- Purple Clover
- To Breath Underwater
- Sweet Niblets
- MG Higgins
- Laugh. Write. Play.
- Show Some Character!
- The Philosophy of KLo
- Where Romance Meets Therapy
- Is that a dog butt on my foot?
If your blog isn’t mentioned, it’s either that I forgot or it got lost in the shuffle of my 250+ blog subscriptions (or you haven’t posted in the last 30 days…get blogging!). This is only a tiny, tiny portion of the blogs I enjoy. Please let me know if I’ve mis-linked anything!
Other Lovely non-writing Blogs you should check out:
- Tonya’s Brain Squeezin’s
—My wife’s blog. See what’s going on in her brain.
- Cliff Mass Weather Blog
—Stormy Pac NW Weather analysis.
- Special Sauce in the House
—My sister’s blog. Great for moms!
- Etiquette Bitch
—I think the name says it all.
- Shallow and Very, Very Single
—Great blogger but an alcoholic trainwreck. Her life is a sitcom.
Looking forward to a great blogging 2010!