General Writing Help
- Grammar Girl: "Quick and Dirty Tips" for all your grammar needs.
- Rate Your Story: Helpful articles and critiquing services.
- SubItClub: "Is support group for writers and illustrators to get their work out there."
- The Bookshelf Muse: Angela and Becca, authors of The Emotion Thesaurus, offer tips and tricks to all writers. Their various thesaurus are awesome.
- The Other Side of the Story: If you have a question about the writing industry, need some writing help or whatever your writing problem may be start here. Author Janice Hardy is an amazing teacher and has "over 500 articles on writing fiction".
- Literary Rambles: Is a great place to learn about your future agent.
- Operation Awesome: This hilarious blog holds monthly agent pitch contests.
- Query Shark: "How to write query letters".
- Rachelle Gardner: This literary agent shares tips and tricks on how to get an agent, how to get published, how to write a query letter etc.
Writing for Children Help
- Debut Picture Book Study Group: This baby is hosted by me and a fabulous group of picture book writers. Dedicated to studying debut picture book authors.
- Children's Book Hub: "The Center of Information, Resources and Support for Children's Book Authors."
- Picture Book Academy:Writing Children's Picture Book (I took a class with Mira and loved it)
- Susanna Leonard Hill: Making Picture Book Magic (I took this class with Susanna and loved it )