Do We Have A Right To Die?, an essay by Shane Bryan
iVillage offers not only structured classes in a chat format but also provides opportunities for writers, as a community, to work together to improve each other's work. This site has much to offer the writer.
iUniverse This print-on-demand publisher offers almost everything you need to know about the publishing business. iUniverse is a writer's dreamland. Full of how-to information, affordable online classes, industry newsletters and informative chat rooms and message boards.
NovelAdvice features a huge twice-monthly "journal"; classes; an online bookstore and more.
The Writing Corner WC is an online writing site featuring articles, tips, chat, conferences and resource links. Writers under 18 should note the Rising Writers section, a showcase and resource designed for them.
Mydiary.com Have trouble writing every day? Set up an account at mydiary.com, a password protected diary service that will send you reminders if you don't.
Associated Writing Programs You'll find a list of college and university writing programs, information on writer's conferences and centers, material on AWP resources, history, and news and inspiration from its publication, The Writer's Chronicle.
The Grammar Lady Check out the Hit the Books section, the e-newsletter and the Typo of the Weak.
Author, Author! A workshop community with story rooms set up for short stories, novels, poetry, novellas and nonfiction, as well as JAVA for real-time chats. Also has lists of books recommended by members and several goof-off activities.
The Writer's Place Features a guidelines database, a twice-monthly newsletter with news, instruction and markets, a weekly humor column and the daily cartoon Chicken Writer.
RoseDog.com An interface for writers, publishers and agents, Rosedog offers its service at no cost to any party. The software allows publishers and agents to search posted manuscripts by type and subject.
The Burry Man Named for a Scottish folklore figure, The Burry Man offers original, practical advice on the business of writing, a monthly newsletter, chat room and more than 1,000 links.
Coffeehouse for Writers Among other things, the site has reasonably priced online workshops, and writer can audit them for free. This site has a monthly newsletter, workshops, a bookstore and sponsors contests.
Suite 101 Perfect for writers because there are more than 700 experts who can help one write anything from an article to a book. There are thousands of articles.
Writer's Digest Access daily publishing news at The Buzz, critique manuscripts to be published in Writing Clinic in upcoming issues and access even more writer's guidelines in the Big Guide to Guidelines. You'll also find selected columns and extended versions of WD print interviews.
Fiction Writer online You'll find a lot of material that isn't in the print version. And if you've got writing-related questions, they've got writing-related answers.
Inkspot There's market information, writing tips, author and editor interviews and networking opportunities. Has all the information a writer needs no matter what genre you write in.
Artsforge's Wordforge Among the site's appeals is the ability to write a story in conjunction with other online visitors. The creativity and opportunity to write interactively with others is excellent.
All Mixed Up This e-zine offers a lot to new unpublished authors.
Links to Web pages of published authors, editors, publishers and literary
One Woman's Writing Retreat Nice assortment of links and discussions of topics such as "what keeps you writing?" This site has it all: exciting links, helpful articles, anything a new or an experienced writer needs.
The Rose & Thorn showcases emerging and established writers in a variety of genres, including short fiction, poetry, creative essays, humor, author interviews, writing tips and anything else of interest to a literary audience. You'll also find writer's resources and a free information-packed newsletter.
Writers Write Massive professional resource for editors, publishers and writers. Site includes a searchable database of writer's guidelines, job listings, chat server, monthly magazine, links to online resources and more.
Writer's Guide to the Internet Provides links with descriptions to online writing resources.
Writer's Nook Online An online workshop and resource site for writers of all levels, whether established or aspiring, student or professional, and regardless of field or genre.
Writer's World Online writers resource with links, articles, author interviews and other resources.
Fun Stuff to Stimulate the Mind
Smoking Gun The maverick investigators at The Smoking Gun dig up government documents and file Freedom of Information requests to bring you unusual news and contrary viewpoints to the mainstream. Stories range from salacious to noble.
Disinformation Fervent in its pursuit of media inaccuracies and full coverage.
Useless Information Home Page All the worthless factoids you don't need but can't help ingesting to drop into conversations later.
Worth visiting for the Media columnists alone, this well-written, attractively
produced Web magazine is the Web at its best: informative, intelligent