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Resources for the New Writer
Whether you are just getting started as a writer or have been writing for many years; there are resources available to you that you may or may not be aware of.
Here is a list of resources to get your started on your adventure!
There may be some listed here that you do not need right now but may need in the future. Put them away in your "toolbox" and refer back as you need.
A writers toolbox should hold all of these essential tools to keep you headed in the right direction.
These are all great resources for getting started in writing that original novel and what to do with it once it is complete.
US Copyright Office
Maybe you've found yourself in a rut for awhile now.
No matter what you try that blank page is still blank at the end of the day.
Writing prompts are a great way to get those creative juices pumping. You'll find inspiration in the strangest places sometimes.
Explore writing prompts or visual aids because sometimes seeing the story makes it easier to write!
Now that the story is done where do you go to get it published?
Getting in with a huge publication company is no longer a requirement to become a published writer.
There are so many options available to you for self publication (and it’s not as expensive as you think!).
Funding Sources for Writers
Are you in need of funding to maintain your writing lifestyle or do you wish to obtain a writing grant that will help you achieve your goals?
Here is a list of a few places that might help. Some contests are included because they too are great ways to make money toward your writing goals.
Pen American Centers
Blogging is Perfect for the New Writer
- Getting Started with a Blog to Make Money
Have you ever wondered how some people make money online with their blog? Do you have questions about how to get started? No fluff here, just straight answers to get started making money with a blog.
Get Into the Young Reader's Market
- Writing a Children's Story
Have you ever dreamed of writing a children's book but have no idea where to start? Start with the basics shown here.
How to Link a Domain to a Blog
- Setting Up a Domain Name to a Blog
You have a blog but promoting that long blog link doesn't look professional. Consider purchasing a domain name and forwarding it to your blog. Here's how.