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Creative Writing: Finding Web Sites
How to access quality information about Creative Writing including books and web sites. Writing, poetry, playwriting, and screenwriting are covered.
Finding Web Sites
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The Playwriting Seminars
Extensive site on writing for the theater. From Virginia Commonwealth University.
Playwrights' Blogs and Sites
Collection of blogs and websites dedicated to the craft playwriting.
Links to resources for playwrights; submission sites, professional organizations, and general writing resources.
Practical advice from a Hollywood writer.
Hundreds of full scripts from movies, TV, radio, and anime.
The Thinking Writer
A blog with practical information on screenwriting.
General Creative Writing
Daily tips and articles on everything from writing prompts to grammar, spelling, punctuation, and vocabulary.
PIZZAZ (People Interested in Zippy and Zany Zcribbling)
This site has lots of activities to get people writing. From the University of Oregon.
Writer's Resource Center
The area in the right margin links to a great deal of information on various kinds of creative writing.
Many areas of writing help, such as a grammar handbook, how to get friendly critiques of your writing, tips and techniques, and more. From the University of Illinois.
Requires free membership. Lots of resources, message boards, contests, ways to interact with other writers.
Writing prompts are posted here daily, offering inspiration for writers in all genres. Some of the prompts focus on breaking through writer's block, while others focus on building characters or refining your dialogue-writing skills.
Poets & Writers
Nicely done site from a nonprofit organization. Has online magazine, writing help, contests, directories, etc.
Poetry in the Arts
Emphasizes poetry events from all over the country, but also has good collection of "Poet and Writer Resources." This is an Austin organization.
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