This Week in Words – Nov 10

by Treehouse Editors

compiled by Rachel Bondurant

It’s National Novel Writing Month! Time discusses whether that’s a good thing or not. I think it can be a helpful lesson in discipline; it gets you in the habit of writing every day. But I also worry about how many people out there might think because you can do it, you should.

Amazon apparently hates that other writers like one another. They’ve begun deleting what are essentially peer reviews by writers of other writers’ books. Why? Other than their form answer, Amazon won’t tell us.

Finally, a legitimate reason to justify why I still prefer writing my work by hand!

You say you love [insert your favorite children’s book here]. But would you be willing to immortalize it on your skin? These people did.