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Websites that are all things

Chris The Story Reading Ape A blog that promises many things, among them … To introduce new authors, to provide information to writers seeking to publish, and to provide knowledge and tips for indie authors.

Story Empire A blog managed by seven authors who share a passion for all things related to writing, publishing, and promoting fiction.

Writing Advice

K.M. Allan Writing advice from a YA author.

Life In the Realm of Fantasy A site dedicated to the craft of writing.

Editing Services

Indiescribable Books Editing for the indie writer.

Places to Get Published

Toasted Cheese A long-time website that offers writing exercises, discussion forums, and a quarterly on-line literary journal.

The Disappointed Housewife An on-line literary place focusing on creative and idiosyncratic literary works.

The First Line A quarterly literary journal in which each story in each issue begins with the same first sentence.

For the Querying Writer

Manuscript Wish List A list of agents and what they’re looking for.

Poets & Writers Another database of agents and what they’re looking for.

Association of Author’s Representatives Yet another database of agents.

Query Shark A blog where query letters are critiqued to help you figure out how to write your best query.

Erica Verrillo A blog that provides regular updates on agents and what they are looking for.