Tips for Writers

Hello Writers!

Since we are committed to helping you improve your writing skills, we have compiled a list of websites with advice and exercises that you can use as a reference. These links have previously been featured on our Facebook page and new ones are posted daily there. This page will serve as a permanent anchor for the Facebook links and will be updated as often as possible.

Tips for Getting Started
Here is a collection of websites dealing with pre-writing issues like writer's block, lack of creativity, and lack of motivation.

Genre and Literary Elements
If you need information about how to create a specific genre like horror or need help with writing realistic dialogue look here for help.

Advice on Revising
After you have completed your first draft, it is time to revise. This can be a complicated and sometimes emotionally draining process, but we are here to help. Browse these links to find advice and a few comforting words.

All About the Writing Workshop
Sharing your work with a group of fellow scribblers is one of the best ways to mature as a writer.  In these blog posts, we discuss how to make the most of your workshop experience.

Publishing Tips
Look here for information about preparing to publish, where to publish, and how to avoid scams.

Advice for Teachers
If you are a creative writing teacher or an English teacher looking to integrate creative writing into your lesson plan, look here for advice, tips, and exercises.

Just for Fun
This collection of clips is exactly what the title promises. They are silly, entertaining, light reads or videos pertaining to writing and literature. They make great diversions when you're in need of a little break from working and they just might inspire you to write a little bit more.

General Writing Advice and Tips (Coming Soon!)
Looking for ways to improve your writing? We have compiled some websites that offer you tips and tricks to make your writing life more productive.


Keep checking back here and to our Facebook page for updates.

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