submission grinder – A database of markets for writers. Subscription is free. – Similar to Submission Grinder but is a paid service.

Critique sites

critique circle 


critters – for serious writers of science fiction, fantasy and horror

ladies who critique

Creative Challenges for Writers 

National Novel Writing Month (NanoWrimo) – The challenge is to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. Happens every year in November.

StoryADay – Write a short story every day for a month. Happens every May and sometimes in September.

National Poem Writing Month (NapoWrimo) – Write a poem every day for a month. Held in April every year.


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