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Author's Den
Writing community.


The Eclectic Writer
Resources by genre.


Guide to Grammar and Style
By Jack Lynch, Assistant Professor in the English department of the Newark campus of Rutgers University, specializing in the English literature of the eighteenth century.


Holly Lisle's
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


Writer's Exchange
Information and articles on everything from Agents to Workshops from About.com.


Writing Tips
From essortment.com.




Plot Planner Workshop


Scene Tracker Plot Workshop

Discussion Lists


Discussion Groups
From Yahoo!Groups


Google Directory
Writers chat links.


Groups and Forums


Author's Blogs
Blogs of authors seeking publication.



Online Writers Groups
Directory of links from Manuscriptediting.com.


International Resources


Canadian Writers
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.


General Resources


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.


Literary Agents
From Predators and Editors.


Word Wizard
Your first port of call for anything concerning words and the English language.


Writers Net
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.


Crime Writing
Mystery and crime writing links.


Ghost Writing


Horror Writers Association


Nuestra Palabra
Resources for Latino writers.


South Asian Journalists Association.


Native American authors online.


Writers Write
One-stop resource for information about books, writing and publishing.


Online Publications


Fiction Factor
Online Magazine featuring tips on writing better fiction.


Pif Magazine
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.




Dramatica Pro


Word Menu

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Writer's DreamKit


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Reference Tools

American Heritage® Dictionary

Bartlett's Quotations


Cambridge Dictionaries

Currency Converter

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

My Virtual Reference Desk

Rhetorical Terms

Roget's II: The New Thesaurus

Roget's Thesaurus

Virtual Reference Sites

Your Dictionary.com


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