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  • deadlinedames.com

    This is a website written by nine authors. These women give great advice and perspective on writing and publishing.

  • nanowrimo.org

    In The Spotlight started out as a NaNo novel. The site has great advice for aspiring authors, and November is shear insane fun!

  • writeordie.com

    This site is great for producing high word counts in a short period of time. Use the "Write or Die Online" tool in the right navigation.
  • windbreakhouse.com

    Linda Hasselstrom has inspired me since I was a teenager. I read Windbreak one summer on a family vacation to South Dakota, and I still remember things from that book. She gives great writing tips on her site, and I find her overall attitude challenging yet refreshing.



  • Why I Write YA

    A Summer blog series following 11 authors sharing their personal stories on why they write young adult.

  • A Writer's Journey

    A three month blog series following 15 authors sharing their personal stories of how they became a writer.

  • lizbotts.com/blog/blog1.php/writing

    A collection of blog postings about my writing and its many joys and challenges.