Articles for writers of all genres.
Specialized online courses for writers; fees apply.
Quotes by topic or author.
Reference information on a variety of topics.
Crime writers gathering spot (more than 700 members).
Blog about writing and living a creative life.
Large variety of writing prompts to help you get out of a writing rut.
A great diversion -- this fun site challenges you to write your memoir in six words.
Random opening lines -- a great tool to help get your creative juices flowing.
Daily writing prompts that includes useful “on this day in history” information.
Interactive writing prompts to help you get started.
Writing blog with articles and author interviews.
Radio for writers, by writers (many podcasts are available).
Resource for encouraging new writers.
Tips on dealing with criticism.
Interactive guide to grammar (University of Calgary).
Ultimate cliché finder on the web.
Large list of commonly confused words.
The Elements of Style, by William Strunk, Jr.
Definitions and examples of more than 60 traditional rhetorical devices.
Understanding punctuation site.
The Chicago Manual of Style
The Writer’s Digest offers daily tips and writing prompts, to help you work through writer’s block.
Author, Ralph Fletcher, provides useful tips for young writers.
Useful tips for fiction writers-this site include articles, tips and more.
This site was designed to share the views and experiences of published authors with novice writers in a series of 18 questions.
This site offers a variety of writing and grammar tips.
This site offers creative writing tips from Dakota State University.
This site offers 11 important rules of writing.
Tips for revising prose