by Ron Kurtus (updated 25 June 2023)
The following is a listing of important references and resources for writers.
- General information
- Freelance writing
- Books on Writing
Use these resources to help your understanding of the material.
ExploreWriting.co.uk - Resource for aspiring writers in fiction, journalism, script writing and getting published
Writers Write - Information on books, writing and publishing; many useful articles in all areas of writing
Writer's Digest - Online version of Writer's digest magazine; contains good tips on writing and selling
Plagiarism Check - Checks documents for possible plagiarism
Tips on Beating Writer’s Block - From StudyCorgi.com
Writing 101 - Tips on good writing
Grammica - Check your grammar
English Grammar - Information and grammar rules
Grammar Guide - From BoomEssays.com
Proofreader - From Reedsy.com
Writing Tools and Examples - From 123HelpMe.com
28 Boring Words and What to Use Instead - Infographic
200 Powerful Words to Use Instead of “Good” - Infographic
Word Search for synonyms and antonyms - From letters-words.com
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America - Organization for science fiction writers; good place to see what other writers are doing
Mystery Writers of America - Organization for mystery writers
FreelanceWriting.Com - Information about freelance writing
A serious writer must learn proper writing and formatting techniques. Selling your work is an art in itself. The following books are some available to help in the writing and selling process. You can purchase them through Amazon.com or your local bookstore.
Word Up! How to Write Powerful Sentences and Paragraphs (And Everything You Build from Them) by Marcia Riefer Johnston
Gryphon Books for Writers - New and used books for writers by writers
Use these resources to help you in your writing career.
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