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Seven Tips From Ernest Hemingway on How to Write Fiction...
The Ultimate Writing Productivity Resource
Last week, I launched a new site I'd been working on for several months, dedicated to technology and the writing life. Since I've been eating, drinking, breathing, and sleeping "writing" all week, it seemed natural to pull together some of the tools,...
How to Structure A Story: The Eight-Point Arc
60 Awesome Search Engines for Serious Writers
Both writers still in college and those on their way to professional success will appreciate this list of useful search applications that are great from making writing a little easier and more efficient.
CALLIHOO Writing Helps--Feelings Table
You can describe your character's feelings in more exact terms than just "happy" or "sad." Check these lists for the exact nuance to describe your character's intensity of feelings.
Kurt Vonnegut -- troubling.info
Write a Novel in Two Months
Write your novel more quickly, and be creative too.
Creative Writing Forums - Writing Workshops, Writing Help,...
A writing forum dedicated to creative writing, where writers can use writing workshops, share techniques, and discuss every aspect of writing, publishing, and the writing industry. Members can enter writing contests, post short stories, and partcipat...
BlaBlaMeter - Bullshit detection tool
BlaBla Meter - Bullshit detection tool
100 Beautiful and Ugly Words
One of the many fascinating features of our language is how often words with pleasant associations are also quite pleasing on the tongue and even to the eye, and how many words, by contrast, acoustically and visually corroborate their disagreeable na...
25 Things Every Writer Should Know
An alternate title for this post might be, "Things I Think About Writing," which is to say, these are random snidbits (snippets + tidbits) of beliefs I hold about what it takes to be a writer. I hesitate to say that any of this is exactly Zen (oh how...
11 Types of Bad Writing Advice
Rotten writing advice gets in the way of creativity & success.
10 Creative Block Breakers That Actually Work
You CAN overcome the frustration of feeling blocked.
5 Ways Not to Write a Novel
Think you're done revising? No, you're not.
10 Creative Notecards To Express The Sarcasm In Your Life...
We've all had Dear blank, please blank moments in our lives. If you don't know what those are, just look at the notecards below. If you like sarcastic iron
The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do....
WRITE EVERY DAY Writing is a muscle. Smaller than a hamstring and slightly bigger than a bicep, and it needs to be exercised to get stronger. Th...