Writing:

Thriller Writers

There Are No Rules

Omnivoracious

John le Carré on writing and obsession

Harkaway's Two Rules


Writers I don't know

Richard Kadrey


Pitching

Pitch University


NaNoWriMo

Itself


Writers I know

Gary Corby at his Blog and twitter

Susanna Fraser at authorsusannafraser, susannafraser.com and twitter

Anthony Pacheco at his blog and twitter


Cat Valente
writing on the Charlie Stross blog

Loosely-Connected Thoughts on Writing

1. You Are What You Love

2. Between the Perfect and the Real

3. Operating Narrative Machinery


Charlie Stross
Common Misconceptions About Publishing

The publishing industry, and how it's structured

How books are made

What authors sell to publishers

Territories, translations, and foreign rights

Why books are the length they are

"Why did you pick such an awful cover?"

Miscellanea

Lifestyle or Job?

eBooks

All this and more, at Charlie's Diary


listserv

Nisus


Thriller and horror

James Rollins | R. A. Evans


Crime

Premeditated | Detectives Beyond Borders

Confessions of an Idiosyncratic Mind | Crimespace

Hey, There's A Dead Guy in the Living Room


SF

Steve Umstead | Michael Hicks {interview} | OF Blog Of the Fallen


Script Writing

BBC writersroom | WordPlay


Publishing

Bookmaster | Lulu | Smashwords


Various

Dramatic Structure | How to write good

CopyBlogger | John Hawks | Freelance Writing

Pens Fatales | Daily writing tips | Casting the Bones

National Novel Writing Month forum on assorted aspects of writing historical fiction.

Miss Snark's First Victim | The Plot Whisperer | Murderati | James L. Nelson


Other:

Buzzword (Warning: Requires a Flash player!)

InkTip.com


Book/Editor/Agent stuff ...

Janet Reid & the query shark | Liza Dawson & Associates

Editorial Ass | Bent on Books | Donna Bagdasarian

The Antick Musings of G.B.H. Hornswoggler, Gent.

pubrants | Lyons Literary LLC | The Rejectionist

Nathan Bransford, Literary Agent

See also Holly Root at Waxman and Victoria Horn at Liza Dawson


changed August 1, 2012