The Kick-Ass Writer by Chuck WendigChuck Wendig is a novelist, screenwriter and game designer.  And in a recent opportunity to do blind critiques of various submitted manuscripts at the Pike’s Peak Writing Conference, he realized he could make a blog post of the five most common problems he finds in manuscripts.  So he did.  And I provide a  link to it here.

I agree that these are major points to consider in your writing process; as well as admitting that I don’t always hit them all as well as I should.  If you’re a writer, you’d do well to take this lesson to heart. (Warning: Some language NSFW)