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Guides and links for mystery writers.
Critique Circle offers writing critiques, writing tools, exercises, and writer forums.
A site where sci-fi writers can share work.
An online dictionary with additional thesaurus and reference material.
Search for publishers of short fiction, novels, collections, and poetry.
A place to start.
What to submit to publishers and conventions of various children's/young adult genres.
Use these pre-sorted links to plan contest submissions.
Freelance writing as a career has existed for a long time, but in the internet age it's easier than ever for anyone to get started earning a living as a writer or blogger.
A site for many genres of independent music.
Determine the genre for you.
An organization for writers of the genre.
Horror Factor's link page.
How to Start a Blog
Start a Blog Guide with the help of many authority bloggers. Our guide contains a Free eBook and many Video Tutorials that will help future bloggers better understand the world of blogging.
Guidelines for writers.
Advice from miladyinsanity.
A poetry index featuring information on form.
Library locations and hours, online renewals/hold requests, events, and more.
An organization for thriller writers.
Employment opportunities for those in the media.
Lists the top 10 sites for journalists.
An opportunity for writers (and others) to engage in the time-honored art of letter writing, while exercising their creativity at the same time!
Literary City Guide for Indianapolis
A Guide by freelance writer Susan Hoskins Miller.
Online courses, jobs, articles, news, and blogs. Subscribe to the daily news feed for updates on all forms of media
A journal dedicated to memoir in various forms.
For lovers of mystery.
Sponsor of The Edgars.
The National Writers Union is the trade union for freelance and contract writers: journalists, book authors, business and technical writers, web content providers, and poets.
Scroll down for a comprehensive list of journal links outside of Nebraska.
A list of 105 sites dedicated to New Media Journalism-the most fun and informative blogs covering general new media journalism topics, digital storytelling, interactive media, video, photography, and news articles that anyone within the industry would find useful.
A listing of literary magazines sponsored by NewPages.
A how-to guide on book proposals.
Links for writers of historical fiction.
Online Word Counter
An online word counter that helps you meet word requirements, evaluate length of sentences, and define typing and reading speed.
Search for names by meaning, gender, beginning letter, and national origin.
Podcasts of interviews with various authors.
A playwriting tutorial.
From the WORDshop.
A guide to publishers and writing services for serious writers.
A research organization interested in educating journalists and citizens through unbiased reporting.
Publishing industry news.
We're a group of authors and industry professionals (formerly known as Let the Words Flow) who blog about all things writing, publishing, and books!
An online dictionary of rhymes.
Sponsors of the Nebula Awards.
How to Start a Blog – Step by Step Guide
Read reviews of Sci-Fi and many links along the left side.
Proponents of female authors in the mystery genre
With few exceptions, all academic papers are written in a similar format: an opening paragraph, followed by supporting information, and a clear conclusion in the final paragraph. While it is not always required, three supporting paragraphs are considered standard.
Our team of experts offer advice on everything to do with reading and writing including book reviews, breaking literary news, and writing tips for both fiction and non-fiction writers.
Calendars for any year, world time zones, sun and moon calculators, and the like.
The 80 Best Tools for Writers in 2016
Many of these tools have multiple functions and may fit under more than one category, while others are very similar. It’s about finding the ones that work best for you.
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An extensive resource for songwriters that includes information on recording.
Online encyclopedia driven by users.
Learn the latest words and phrases.
A large site devoted to writing for children.
Warnings About Literary Fraud and Other Schemes, Scams, and Pitfalls That Target Writers from the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.
101 best web sites for writers
Where and how to sell what you write.
A site with loads of information for writers of all levels and types.
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Through Suite 101, tips on writing YA.
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