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Online Resources

*Updated December 2018

These are just a sampling of the many great (and some of my favorite) sites out there for writers. 

Must-Visit Writing Sites


Agent Query
Duotrope
Miss Snark (she's retired now, but the site is still packed full of good info)
Mystery Writers of America
Query Shark
Query Tracker
Romance Writers of America (RWA)
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA)
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)
Southern Breeze (AL, GA, FL Panhandle chapter of SCBWI)
Writer's Knowledge Base

A Great Round Up of Writing-Related Sites from OEDb

Agents and Querying Resources


Agent Query (great database of agents)
Query Tracker (another great querying resource)
Agent in the Middle (Lori Perkins)
Books and Such (Janet Kobobel, Wendy Lawton, Mary Keeley, Rachel Kent, Rachelle Gardner)
Book Ends (Jessica Faust, Kim Lionetti, and Jessica Alvarez)
Greenhouse Literary (Sarah Davies)
Janet Reid
Jennifer Jackson
KT Literary (Kate Schafer Testerman, Sara Megibow, Renee Nyen)
Lucienne Diver
Pub Rants (Kristen Nelson)
Rachelle Gardner

Writers' Conference (more to come)

Here's a fantastic site with a monthly breakdown of tons of conferences from Publishing and Other Forms of Insanity

Blue Ridge Writers' Conference
Romance Writers of America (national) 
SCBWI-FL Conferences
Sleuthfest
Springmingle
Surrey International Writers' Conference
Writer’s Digest Conference

Editors and Writing Services


Dario Ciriello
Maria D'Marco
Ava Jae
Anita Mumm
Reedsy
Sweeny Writing Coach 
Think Story 

Publishing Sites


Publishing Trends
Publishers Weekly

Community Sites


Absolute Write
National Novel Writing Month
WANATribe

Critique Blogs/Sites


Critique Circle
Critters Workshop
Ladies Who Critique
Online Writing Workshop for Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Scibophile

Writing Blogs


Anne R. Allen
A Newbie's Guide to Publishing
Between Fact and Fiction
Jami Gold
Jodi Hedlund
Kristen Lamb
Literary Rambles 
Middle Grade Mafia
Mystery Writing is Murder
Nail Your Novel
The Blood-Red Pencil
The Write Life
Talk to YoUniverse
Writers Helping Writers
Writer Unboxed
YA Highway 


Blogging Blogs


ProBlogger
Copyblogger 
SiteBeginner.com

Book Review Blogs 


The Book Nut
The Book Smugglers
Katie's Book Blog
Rally the Readers
Random Musings of a Bibliophile
Xpresso Reads