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Writers Resources Publications

Fiction Writers Bookstore - Directory of books for writers.

Writer's Haven - List of recommended books.

Acorn Magazine - A Magazine for Writers who want to be read

broken pencil - the guide to alternative culture in canada - broken pencil, the guide to alternative culture in canada, features reviews of hundreds of zines, e-zines, journals, chap-books and newsletters from across the country, as well as excerpts and feature stories

Canadian Screenwriter Magazine - Canadian Screenwriter, an industry magazine, is published on a quarterly basis with selected articles are available on the site, updated regularly.

The Editorial Eye Newsletter - A slick monthly newsletter that runs the gamut from proper grammar to desktop publishing to editorial practices. Check out some of the indexed articles.

Papyrus Magazine - ". . . a quarterly magazine that features craft-oriented columns on writing that are inspirational, practical and easy for the beginning writer to immediately utilize. In addition, we provide a marketplace column where writers will find specific guidelines for submitting to other publishers, along with a news and notes column for information on black writers and their works and activities." The publication's online edition.

Speculations: For Writers Who Want To Be Read - Speculations is a bimonthly print magazine--not a webzine--for writers who wish to break into or increase their presence within the science fiction, fantasy, horror, or "other" speculative fiction genres.

Speculations: For Writers Who Want To Be Read - Speculations is a bimonthly print magazine--not a webzine--for writers who wish to break into or increase their presence within the science fiction, fantasy, horror, or "other" speculative fiction genres.

StoryTeller Magazine - Canada's short story magazine.

Word - Toronto's Literary Calendar. Free listisngs in Toronto, Canada.

World Wide Writers - Short story magazine with a writing competition in each issue. Also a writers forum.

Writer's Digest - features daily writing and publishing updates, searching ánd ranking of the hottest places to get published.

The Writer's Internet Resource Guide - This site offers writers' resources in the form of a monthly, paid subscription called the "Guide". The Guide includes a comprehensive collection of hundreds of detailed links for writers of all kinds.

Written By - Written By is the official publication of the Writers Guild of America. The premier magazine written by and for TV and film writers

Zene - The definitive guide to the independent press, featuring contributors' guidelines from around the world, news and views, competitions and reviews.

Art Deadlines List - A monthly newsletter providing information about writing contests, jobs, internships, scholarships, residencies, and other opportunities for artists, art educators, and art students of all ages.

The Art of Writing Webzine - The Art of Writing is a free Webzine for writers, both aspiring and professional, covering poetry, fiction, genre writing, etc. AoW's focus is to help writers develop their creativity and expression and hone their writing skills.

The BBR Directory - A free monthly email and web newsletter covering small press and independent publishing all over the world.

Beginnings - A magazine for the novice and unpublished writer.

The Book Lover's Haven - Excellent free newsletter for book lovers and new, upcoming and established writers. Gives job listings, contests, advice, tips, news, book tours, book fairs, poetry, interviews with best selling authors and more.

Bricolage - A monthly publication which tracks writing-related information and developments on the Internet. Each month's issue will carry a small number of articles about one or two particular features of interest.

Canadian Freelance News - Keeping you up-to-date and informed about freelance writing and photography in Canada. Provides information about markets, contests and other resources, mainly based in Canada

Canadian Writer's Journal - Independent of any affiliation, the Canadian Writer's Journal is one of the few, and maybe the only, national magazine for writers in Canada. Published in Northern Ontario, the Canadian Writer's Journal is completing its fifteenth year of publication, with many more to come.

Contentious - The Web-zine for writers, editors, and others who create content for online media

Cyber Oasis - Writers resources, markets and articles about writing.

Dark Echo - Horror Writers Newsletter

Effective Communication - "Effective Communication" , a weekly email newsletter, focuses on building communications skills.

The Electric Pages Newsletter - The newsletter of the International Informatics Institute (, an online development organization. Thoughtful and brainy.

EmpireZINE - A Monthly Writing Publication

Fiction Fix Newsletter - Discover the keys to writing the kind of fiction readers will love and editors will buy. Each monthly issue is chock full of writing advice you can use now to become a better writer.

Footnotes - Articles, news, humor, job and educational opportunties come to you each month in this free newsletter for writers and creative artists.

Get It In Writing! - A magazine especially for newly published and unpublished writers...but we don't mind veterans, either. Contest, articles, guidelines, markets, and more.

Get Published - Bi-weekly free newsletter showing writers how to get their work published and helping ezine editors produce and promote a successful ezine.

Greeting Card Writer - How to write and sell greeting cards; instruction from editors and writers in the industry, plus the scoop on which companies are buying now.

Images Inscript - An interactive, literary e-zine that provides a viewing commentary and discussion forum. Works can be submitted for possible publication and the chance to win $50.00 in US funds for the best poem and short story.

In The Cabinet Drawer - Included in each issue will be at least one article, an interview, market news, contests, conferences, booksignings, unlimited reviews for both print and e-books, buy/sell/trade bookshelf, announcements, upcoming releases, and more.

Inklings: Inkspot's newsletter for writers - Free biweekly writing resource newsletter for writers available by electronic mail. Writers' markets, resources for writers, interviews with authors and editors, how-to writing advice and tips.

Inscriptions - Weekly e-zine with contests and markets for professional writers.

Internet Free-Press Newsletter - A virtual organization that aims to bring together everyone with an interest in electronic publishing.

The Internet Writing Journal - An online magazine with writing articles, interviews with bestselling authors, information about conferences and contests, book reviews and other features. - Get the writing and publishing news of the day plus columns, features, and more.

Jen's Writing Zine - Links to resources, course, and information for writers and editors. Self-publishing information.

The Justwrite Newsletter - A free monthly email newsletter. News from The Justwrite Site and a sharing of resources for writers. Often includes articles as well as reviews of useful writing sites.

Keystrokes - Keystrokes is a free writer's magazine. It is intended to assist published as well as new writers improve their writing skills and find paying markets for their work.

National Writer's Monthly - free monthly report on markets

NovelAdvice - A cyber journal for writers devoted totally to the craft of writing.

The Online Journalism Review: Table Of Contents - Reviews the genre of Internet journalism and acts as a resource for reporters using, or writing about, the Web. Published by the Annenberg School for Communication at USC.

Page ONE - News, contests and resources for writers and book lovers everywhere. "Every book begins with page one."

Solas Quarterly - Canadian webzine of new and upcoming international writers.

Spotlight! - Spotlight is a vehicle to teach authors how to effectively promote their own work while at the same time sharing their own promotion expertise with each other.

The Word Detective - Ezine with column about words and their meanings.

Write Market Webzine - Includes reviews, market news, and info on publishers, magazines and e-zines. Also has contributing authors and links/resources to many genres.

The Write News - Valuable daily news for writers, following editorial and publication events and needs.

Write On: The Newsletter for Writers - Freelance writers from around the world will find instructions on how to get their articles published. Authors will also learn many valuable lessons about how to write, regardless of genre.

WriteBusiness - When You Finally Get Serious About Writing - WriteBusiness Ezine is a free weekly publication packed with tips, tricks, techniques, links, and special bargains of interest to anyone who writes. List of writers markets and publishers too.

Writefully Yours - Enjoy a free monthly newsletter offering tips for journalers and writers as well as book reviews, support, and writing prompts to help you connect with the writer within.

Writer Online - Ezine for writers of all kinds. Also available in a bi-weekly email version.

Writer's Bi-Monthly - A free bi-monthly newsletter for beginning writers who are serious about being published.

Writers' Guidelines Guide. - We have developed this monthly newsletter to announce new guidelines that have been posted in the last month to keep you up-to-date. In addition, we will remind you of online writing courses, industry gossip, and keep you informed of publications that have folded, and anything else we feel will be of benefit to you.

The Writer's Nook Ezine - Constantly updated information for writers, as part of the growing network of TWN writing communities online. Offers an impressive listing of resources in areas such as freelancing, creative writing, online workshops, and more.

The Writers Place - Mostly links to other good writers resources and the "Writing for Dollars" ezine.

Writers Write - Professional resource for writers with job listings, writer's guidelines, chat, message boards and an award-winning online magazine.

Writing for Dollars - We are working hard to bring to you the most extensive database of writer's guidelines for markets that pay MONEY. The searchable writer's guideline database was first available on December 1, 1997. Currently there are 609 markets listed in the database.

Writing Now - Monthly e-zine devoted to helping writers market their works. Each month we feature hints for writers, answer your writing questions, highlight writers around the world, and include links to other writing sites.

The Zuzu's Petals Literary Resource

Black on White    - A web site designed to help writers overcome hurdles (including fear) that are preventing them from producing pages on a regular basis. So often a person will have the desire to write, but fail to complete a work. In order to be a writer, one must write.

Am I A Writer Yet? - The monthly ezine that encourages more writers to actually sit down and write. Regular features include how-to articles, reviews of writing sites, and a forum that allows subscribers to share writing-related problems and solutions.

The Bard's Guild - The Bard's Guild is an affiliation of poets, writers and story tellers with a nature other than human. Fae, otherkin, changelings and were-creatures, through the email system we meet and create our own brand of magic.

Beyond the Underground - This is a mailing list for writers who like to write science fiction, fantasy, romance or in general any other type of creative writing that is either not related to fanfiction or is slightly related.

Black on White - One day's topics might range in anything from how to find a literary agent, questions about formatting manuscripts, time management tips, or someone just looking to bend the sympathetic ear of another writer.

Cacoethes Scribendi - Homepage of the Cacoethes Scribendi writing list, devoted to the irresistible urge to write. Workshop, resources, fiction, book reviews.

A Cafe in Paris - This is the webpage for the mailing list “A_Cafe_In_Paris”. It is a list for writers, poets, actors, and philosophers exchange and discuss thoughts and ideas.

Craft of Writing - A focused discussion group where the craft and business of writing may be discussed.

Frustrated Writers Anonymous - Whether it be for personal satisfaction or monetary gain, club members must have an unrelenting desire to become a published writer.

InkSplatters- For Online Writers - Resources for online writers. Markets, contests and links to other resources.

Juliette's Fanfiction Page - Ultimate FanFic email list for fan fiction writers.

New Writers - Email list with contests, critiques and showcase for New Writers.

The Online-Writing list - Email list for Writers online.

The Prose Menagerie - Original stories/poetry/novels/prose essays; Net Notes, personal reflections about the Internet; links to online authors/public domain reading; book & novel reviews; chat room; Mystic Oracle; penpals/email links; writers mailing list; more.

Published or Die! - Home of the Onelist Mailing List for Soon-To-Be-Published Writers!

RestStop Writers Newsletter - A writing newsletter with a cat theme written by unknown writers online.

WorkForWriters - WorkForWriters is an email list for professional staff or freelance writers, to help them find job leads, share information on job searches, writing contacts, contracts, writers' organizations, etc. It's also for employers to post jobs for print, screen and tv writers, journalists, editors, book indexers, etc.

The Write List - The Write List is a list for writers of all levels of experience and all genres. The list includes writing tips, links to web sites which are useful to writers, writing exercises, writing markets, submissions, critiques, and general discussion related to writing.

Writergrrls - Writergrrls is a discussion group for women writers

Writer's Daily Quote - A daily quotation about writing and writers, literature and books. Subscribers to our free service receive a daily quotation in their mail-box.

Writers-Ink - A mailing list for serious writers. - The free marketing e-mag for writers featuring new paying markets and weekly job listings for freelance writers, editors, journalists and photographers. - A mailing list for writers to discuss the mechanics and wonders of writing, and to exercise their writing muscles.

Writeway Mailing List - Now you can subscribe/unsubscribe to the list, look up archived messages, and meet others for public or private live chat onsite. (There's also the add-a-segment story corner!)

The Writing Parent - A newsletter especially for parents striving to become professional writers. This newsletter will contain articles and advice on finding the time to write and concentrate while doing so.

writingmamas - writingmamas is a discussion group for mamas looking for advice, support and inspiration in achieving and living "the writing life."

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