Links for Writers 2008.10.08

What Agents Hate – an article by Writer’s Digest. Agent Kristen Nelson shares a most hated scenario. It’s one of my pet peeves, too.

Something for writers to keep in mind on the long, hard road to publication: Success Isn’t A Competition: Boosting Others Helps You In the Long Run.

Lit agent giant Donald Maass has made one of his books available as a free download: The Career Novelist: A Literary Agent Offers Strategies for Success.

SF Novelists posed the question: what writing quotes are taped to your monitor right now? Tell us in the comments.

Author Laurell K. Hamilton at work: (If I’m remembering correctly, this is the old office. I believe this is the “Merry desk”.)