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Writing guides stored here
- Writing guides (grammer, punctuation, how to structure conversation etc
- The Fiendish Guide to
Punctuation, Thanks got to OmegaZone [download
Writing competitions and sites
- (no current links here - send me some!)
Links to other writing / story links
- Author & story collection sites
The Erotic Woman, the web's hottest collection of free sex stories and XXX galleries for men and women who LOVE quality erotica. ADDED Mar 2013
Erotica for all, For Readers, Writers and everyone in between. ADDED Feb 2013
Short Stories Online, Shortstorylovers.com is the largest library of short stories to read online such as love stories, bedtime stories, fairy tales and many more for short story lovers written by talented writers from all over the world.
Diane Shortland, Freelance Writer - articles, column pieces, memoir and personal experience, as well as fiction.
Story Kettle - Short stories about ordinary people doing unordinary things.
Short-story.net - another site like this one, for writers to submit to, and readers to enjoy.
Short Story Radio - Short Story Radio was founded in 2006 to promote the short story and short story writers. It broadcasts professional recordings of short stories by published and previously unpublished writers.
Paragraph Planet - A unique concept; a site which invites writers to submit a 75 word paragraph that changes daily.
www.adammaxwell.com - Adam Maxwell's
Fiction Lounge (UK Author)
Short Stories Community, Online Community for Short Stories of Various Genres.
Supernatural Fairy Tales - Fairy Tale inspired short stories, poems, and a Supernatural Mystery.
Fiction on the Web - Britain's foremost short stories website
www.jimmywilde.co.uk - Great looking site of writer and photographer Jimmy Wilde.
Quantum Muse - Posting the finest in science fiction, fantasy, and alternative writing and art. Forfree. In our sober moments...
Erotic stories - an excellent website, for adult and erotic stories
Literotica - HUGE free erotic/adult story site - with some non erotica too.
Nice Stories - sister site to erotic stories, a site like this for short stories (writers and readers)
Classic Reader - Read, search, and annotate thousands of free online works of classic literature.
- Writing software and tools
WriteItNow - Novel Writing Software signed to help the author create great fiction
- Writing magazines, E-zines, and
- Neon Magazine - Neon is a British literary magazine of poetry and prose, delivering a quarterly dose of imaginative, highly stylised literature.
3 AM Magazine - "From 'cutting edge short fiction' to political satire and
music reviews, 3am is a dream publication for the young, literary and clued-up..." -
The Times, London
Ascent Aspirations -
Since 1997 Ascent Aspirations has grown from a small electronic magazine that publishes literary, science fiction, fantasy, horror and dark mainstream short
fiction and poetry, essays and visual art into a major presence on the web and is now becoming a print magazine for two issues a year.
- Writers resources
New Generation Publishing is a UK based market-leading self-publishing company that provides writers with everything they need to become a published author. ADDED Nov 2012
The Writer's Drawer. An intercultural showcase for creative writers (drawer writers, beginner writers, non-native English speakers) to display their work and get free editing support. Write book reviews and recommendations and receive reader feedback.ADDED Nov 2012
The Proofreading Agency - offers proofreading, copyediting and formatting services to writers.
Writethismoment.net is a jobs and opportunities board for freelance writers, staff writers, authors and creative writers and anyone looking for paying writing-related opportunities. Writethismoment.net finds the opportunities for you so that you have more time to write and sell your work!
Editing services - Professional editing services, which also has many pages of help and advice for other authors.
publishing content - Freelance Writers dot US is a leading provider of copywriting, website content, magazine writing and email advertising
services. Our team of talented writers brings money-making creativity to your next project.
http://www.arborbooks.com/ - Self-Publishing Services, Ghost Write, Business Book Writer, Editing.
Baby Names - free list of 25,000 baby names and their meanings.
http://www.write-better-english.com - Write Better English. Write Better English is a free resource for writers.
It includes tips, competitions, jobs sites for writers, tender opportunities, a blog, forums, and other resources.
Publishing - Print on Demand services to help authors self publish.
UK - UK English Proofreading, copyediting, and writing services.
LitVillage.com - Free Literature Directory - huge list of literary links.
Authorlink - All
about books, writing, and publishing. We're the publishing marketplace
for editors, agents, writers, and readers--the place to be seen and discovered.
everything a writer needs - all in one site: details of over 600 literary agents;
over 300 book publishers, over 500 magazines; and up-to-the-minute competition
listings. Writers can also submit to the literary magazine online for free
Writers news -
website of "Writers' News and Writing Magazine". Whatever your writing preferences, Writing Magazine – the best British how-to writing publication – has something to help you.
Writing in the Margins is
a Cyber Cafe, comprised of an eclectic mix of inspiration and genius; offering
support, motivation and inspiration to those who want to write.
Authors Network - provides an
extensive range of resources for writers. Features monthly columns, resource
links, UK Literary agent lists. All from the author of 'The Internet Writer's
Handbook' and 'A Writer's Guide to the Internet'
answers the question, "where do I get ideas from?"
Creativity Portal - 'explore
and express your creativity'. A fantastic looking site (love the design),
full of information and articles.
Unheardwords - promotes the words of new writers
Acronym Finder - website which allows you to search from 2,500,000+ acronyms
Biography.com - Sources famous names and their achievements
Write4Kids.com - website dedicated to writers of childrens fiction
Garbles writing centre - stuffed full of writing guides (FREE too!)
Quotations page - search over 23,000 quotations
Writing world - a massive resource for writers. Huge number of articles and links
Birmingham Words - online writing community (another UK based site)
Story - the campaign to celebrate the short story
UK Authors - creative international writers community, for all your online creative writing needs.
Great Writing - beautiful designed site, UK writing community
The National Association of Writers ' Groups -
Do you belong to a writing group? Are you a short story writer, a novelist, a
playwright, a poet, a non-fiction writer? Then there's something for you on the
Jacqui Bennett Writers Bureau - JBWB
is here to help YOU become a published writer. This site is packed with information
on writers' markets and writing competitions
Dee Rimbaud/ AA Independent Press
Guide - featuring the art and writing of Dee Rimbaud, plus numerous pages
of writers' resources, including The AA Independent Press Guide, which is a
free, online listing of over 2,000 literary magazines and publishers
- Education and courses
Open University - is starting its first creative writing course in February
2006. This course is suitable for new writers as well as for those with some
experience who would like to develop their skills.
- Find your forum -
a directory of discussion fourms on the web
Have your own website or url that you think should go here? use
our feedback page, or e-mail Kristian.
Searching and directories and Computing help
- Submit URL Directory - Suggest URL - Sublime Directory
ArtsDir.net - Arts Directory
OXATY.com - Web Directory
ArtLinksList.com - Arts Directory
Allthewebsites Directory - A niche web directory offering website promotion and other webmaster resources.
Web Directory - Seo Friendly Directory, quality links on the internet. A Human Edited Directory of the Best Web Sites on the Internet.
Topsites directory - 100% human
edited web directory.
Human Ranked Web Directory - Add URL
Computer Help Forums - get help with your computer problems
Directory organized by subject, including Literature.