Crafting Effective Dialogue
Plot & Structure
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Writing for Children
Writing Crime & Mystery
Writing General Fiction
Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy
Terminology & Words
Research & Information
Tips & Advice
The Eclectic Writer
Resources by genre.
Guide to Grammar and Style
Jack Lynch, Assistant Professor in the English department of the Newark
campus of Rutgers University, specializing in the English literature of
the eighteenth century.
Forward Motion For Writers.
Holly Lisle's Character Clinic
Is fabulous! It's a must for any writer.
How to Write a Novel in 100 Days or Less
Information and articles on everything from Agents to Workshops from About.com.
Plot Planner Workshop
Scene Tracker Plot Workshop
Writers chat links.
Groups and Forums
Blogs of authors seeking publication.
Online Writers Groups
Directory of links from Manuscriptediting.com.
Resources for writers working in Canada
European Writers Congress
In English and French.
One of Us
UK writing resource site with links to writing groups.
UK online writing community.
Directory of writing sites online.
Industry news, job opportunities, editorial content, and networking opportunities for freelance writers.
Indispensable Writing Resources
Complete collection of writing essentials.
Writing links and links for writers.
From Predators and Editors.
Your first port of call for anything concerning words and the English language.
Internet Directory of Published Writers, and Literary Agents.
Asian American Writers Workshop
One of the most active community-based arts organizations in the United States.
Black Writers Alliance
Dedicated to providing information, news, resources and support.
Mystery and crime writing links.
Horror Writers Association
Resources for Latino writers.
South Asian Journalists Association.
Native American authors online.
One-stop resource for information about books, writing and publishing.
Online Magazine featuring tips on writing better fiction.
Ezine for poetry and fiction.
Writer's Digest Magazine
The insider's guide to the writing life.
The Writer Magazine
Essential resources for writers.
Writers ezine and resource site.
The Writing Life
Screenwriter's daily log.
Write a Best Seller
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American Heritage® Dictionary
My Virtual Reference Desk
Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
Virtual Reference Sites