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Online Resources

*Updated April 2019

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
Miss Snark (she's retired now, but the site is still packed full of good info)
Miss Snark's Crap-O-Meter Archives (a must for anyone trying to learn how to write query letters)
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
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
Surrey International Writers' Conference
Writer’s Digest Conference

Editors and Writing Services

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

Publishing Sites

Publishing Trends
Publishers Weekly

Community Sites

Absolute Write
National Novel Writing Month

Critique Blogs/Sites

Critique Circle
Critters Workshop
Ladies Who Critique
Online Writing Workshop for Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
The Writing Life: 40 Places to Find a Critique Partner Who Will Help You Improve Your Writing

Writing Blogs

Anne R. Allen
A Newbie's Guide to Publishing
Between Fact and Fiction
Dive Into Worldbuilding
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
Writers Helping Writers
Writer Unboxed
YA Highway 

Blogging Blogs


Interesting Resource Sites

All About Dragons