Okay, so you really want to get serious? Here are many writers websites and writers resources that offer both writing and self publishing
help and more.
Check them out and follow the information provided as it relates to you and your writing goals. Not all information will be useful to you so use your own good judgment, and you can absolutely skyrocket your writing and publishing career.
Here you go…enjoy!
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For obvious reasons, this is not an exhaustive list of information for writing and publishing. For much, much more, simply do a search for writing resources on your favorite search engine and you will have more than enough information on writing exercises, creative writing tips, writing lessons, writing strategies, writing topics, and more!
Freelance Jobs Guide -
gives the most comprehensive information on freelancing and work at home
opportunities. It covers every freelance concern such as finding
freelance jobs, freelance resources to that make working easier, setting
up a productive work space, freelance areas and guides for beginners to
Bob Bly's - CTC Publishing is the publishing company of Bob Bly, the man McGraw-Hill calls 'America's top copywriter.' Bob has written copy for more than 100 companies including Boardroom, Phillips, IBM, Medical Economics, AlliedSignal, and Lucent Technologies. He is the author of more than 60 books and a columnist for DM News and Early to Rise.
Essaysmith.com - Free sample statements of purpose (SOP) for graduate school and MBA degree programs, plus an SOP writing and editing service.
An online community for writers. Create your own author profile, post
your writing, get reviews, join writing groups, and befriend other
Literary Den - A community of enthusiastic readers and budding writers.
A Writer's Desk - Writing lessons for creative fiction, a glossary of terms for writers, a listing of markets accepting freelances, and forum of writers.
Writers Write - Weekly magazine. Features author interviews, articles and daily editorial and publication news. Includes research, genre and marketplace links, as well as forums and archived issues.
eWriteLife.com - Find creative writing articles, prompts, ideas, reviews and other resources for writers.
The Write Journey - Sheri Gilbert's writer's resource site, offering articles, hints and tips, glossary, and a forum.
The Writer's Life - An online interactive writing and resource site. Writing links, paying markets, free eBooks, newsletter, awards.
Terry Marshall Fiction - Novelist Terry Marshall shows fellow fiction writers how to use his novel, Soda Springs: Love, Sex, and Civil Rights, as an on-line fiction writing workshop. Soda Springs is the untold story of the Mexican-American struggle for civil rights, tied to Martin Luther King’s 1963 campaign in Birmingham, Alabama. And yes, it's also a love story.
Ideas4writers.co.uk - Ideas to make better writers. Writers' bookshop, discussion forums, ezine and newsletter, competition, plus writing, computing and word processing help.
NotWriting.com - Aims to make writers feel better about being procrastinators. Features ongoing commentary, diversions, and resources.
WriteSuccess - Writers websites that offers ideas, information and inspiration for writers.
Writers Notes - Free news, resources, and information for readers and writers.
Books and Writers - A writers website resource for writing and research. Includes articles, tips, link directory, new releases, news and a book review weblog.
Functional Marketing - A great site to help with free marketing ideas that show you cost effective ways to get more customers and bigger profits.
Write On! - A free, workshop for writers of all genres, featuring articles on writing by members and a place where budding and expert writers can submit exercises for feedback.
Newbie-Writers - A writing information site focused on nurturing new writers.
Get on in Writing for Children - Based on the first hand experiences of two sisters, Get on in Writing for Children offers tips and advice about making it in the literary world.
Website Ideas for Writers - Every writer today needs an effective website as part of a complete marketing plan.
Write and Publish Fiction is an extensive resource and information website dedicated to helping new and experienced fiction writers get the most from their writing. Tips and techniques for writing, publishing, and marketing fiction.
I hope these writers websites help you to find information and support that will assist you in growing in your writing career.
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