Websites for Writers

Here are a few of the best websites I’ve come across – they’re in alphabetical order because I hate ranking things.

Advice to Writers – Daily inspirational quotes

Aerogramme Writers’ Studio – Writing news and opportunities, including contests, calls for submission, and articles on the art of writing

Aliadventures – The writing adventures of Ali Luke, mastering the art, craft, and business of writing

A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing – Advice for writing, editing, and publishing your novel

Ann Kroeker – Author and writing coach

A Writers Path – Author Ryan Lanz’s website; check out the Writer’s Toolbox

Bane of Your Resistance – Rosanne Bane takes on writing resistance in all its forms: writer’s block, procrastination, perfectionism and more.

Daily Writing Tips – Just what it says

Elizabeth Spann Craig – Mystery author who blogs about all things writing; check out her weekly roundup of writing articles

Fiction University – New articles and guess columns every day

Grammar Girl – your friendly guide to the world of grammar, punctuation, usage, and fun developments in the English language

Helping Writers Become Authors – Hundreds of posts

Ink and Quills – Tips and tools to tell your story

Inky Girl – Great comics about the writing life, plus advice

Jane Friedman – Check out her Resources for Writers

Live, Write, Breathe – Live with passion, write well, and remember to breathe

Live, Write, Thrive – Author, editor and writing coach C.S. Lakin

Positive Writer – motivation for the author

ProWritingAid – Tips and software to improve your writing.

Sterling Editing – Check out their Written on the Internet posts

The Write Practice – Master the art of writing

Write or Die – Writer Mandy Wallace offers writing lessons she’s learned

Writers Helping Writers – Tools and resources for writers; check out their One Stop for Writers

Writers in the Storm – Inspiration and tips for all stages of the writing process

Writers Unboxed – about the craft and business of fiction