Add’l Resources / Reading

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Recommended Reading*
The Elements of Style by William Strunk and E.B. White
For Novelists:
For Non-Fiction Writers:

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reflect the experiences of our members and other sources of suggested reading.

writersdigest Online magazine of tips, hints, contents, and links.
tampawritersuniversity Online workshops
writersmarket How to contact editors, agents, and publishers.
 publishersweekly Online magazine of the publishing industry
theeditorsblog An excellent collection of how-to’s by Beth Hill
Boring Words Infographic at

 Random Name Generator

A Writer’s Tool If you’re stuck on what a character’s name should be, the Random Name Generator is a quick and easy way to get you thinking.

Prepositions and Conjunctions

Grammar A good discussion separating prepositions from conjunctions, showing examples of both.

Better Writing Skills

Grammar Avoid being paranoid about the difference between “which” and “that”.

The Write Practice

Writing Tips The elements of fiction are essential tools for every writer.