One of my best resources for markets, for writing tips, and now for inspirational blogs is http://www.Writing-world.com.
Moira Allen is the editor of this newsletter and she has given me permission to repost a few of the fresh tips she posted on August 2. Not only does she discuss resources, but she also provides reviews of the blogs and sites she describes. Helpful critiques that give you some guidance on which of the many blogs, that, out there that you might want to use.
The Itch of Writing
This is a blog by British novelist Emma Darwin which I came across
recently and have already bookmarked. It is, in Emma’s words, about
“Writing, reading writing, teaching writing and sometimes hating
writing,” and is full of fantastic advice, musings and resources on
all aspects of writing.
This is an unusual site that offers writing advice and exercises
and prompts to help you with creative writing. Written by
published novelists Mary Robinette Kowal, Brandon Sanderson and Dan
Wells and cartoonist Howard Tyler, this blog is packed with great
AUGUST’S AWESOME BLOG: Write to Done, edited by Mary Jaksch
Here’s another blog packed with tips, inspiration and guidance,
plus a nifty feature called “scene stealers” that provides a
regular writing prompt. Like most blogs, this could use a more
detailed navigation menu, but you can easily reach the different
topical categories on the site, including: Art of Writing,
Blogging, Copywriting, Creativity, Fiction, Freelancing, Scene
Stealers, Uncategorized, and Writer’s Toolbox. Loads of guest blog
contributions, which keeps the content varied and interesting.
Here are the items from Aug 2