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[ agents ]
[ agencies & agents ]

Publishers Marketplace: Erin Niumata
Publishers Marketplace: Stephen Barr
Publishers Marketplace: Ellen Geiger
Frances Goldin Literary Agency | New York City
Frances Goldin Literary Agency, Inc. Query Manager
AgentQuery :: Molly Friedrich
Friedrich Literary Agency, representing writers of literary and commercial adult fiction, narrative non-fiction and memoir
AgentQuery :: Barbara Lowenstein
AgentQuery :: Dorian Karchmar
AgentQuery :: Julie Barer
AgentQuery :: Peter McGuigan
Frank Weimann | FolioLit
Contact | InkWell Management Literary Agency
Staff | InkWell Management Literary Agency
ICM Partners
Don Fehr | Literary Agents in NYC | Trident Media Group
Agents + Submissions — Writers House, A Literary Agency
Publishers Marketplace
AgentQuery Connect
Non-Fiction and Memoir - AgentQuery Connect
Writers Market Agent Search Results
AgentQuery :: James Schiavone
AgentQuery :: Matthew Carnicelli
AgentQuery :: Joanne Wyckoff
AgentQuery :: Jill Kneerim
Janet Reid, Literary Agent: What you need before you query
Publishers Marketplace: Dan Conaway
Lucinda Literary: Representation, Publicity, Marketing and Social Media
Dunow, Carlson & Lerner - Submission Guidelines
Writer's Market - Dunow, Carlson, & Lerner Agency
AgentQuery :: Find the Agent Who Will Find You a Publisher
AgentQuery :: Find the Agent Who Will Find You a Publisher
New Literary Agent Alert: Alexa Stark of Trident Media Group | WritersDigest.com
New Literary Agent Alert: Mitch Hoffman of Aaron Priest Literary Agency | WritersDigest.com
New Literary Agent Alert: ​Rob Kirkpatrick of The Stuart Agency | WritersDigest.com
Contact | InkWell Management Literary Agency
Don Fehr | Literary Agents in NYC | Trident Media Group

[ agent articles ]

Preditors & Editors
Janet Reid, Literary Agent: Blurbs from published writers in a query
2016 Guide to Literary Agents: Guide to Getting Published | WritersDigestShop
Preditors & Editors
Query Mastery
How to format and submit a query to an agent | WritersDigestShop
Learn how to write, format, and submit a query letter for an article, book proposal, or script to an agent, editor, or producer!
AgentQuery :: Find the Agent Who Will Find You a Publisher
Nathan Bransford - Literary Agent: How To Find A Literary Agent

[ answers, tools, & how-tos ]

How to Find Beta Readers: Seek Good Writing Peers
Create Your Writer Platform | WritersDigestShop
The Ultimate Guide to Working with Beta Readers
What Are Beta Readers? And Do You Need Them? | WritersDigest.com
Book size - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nothing is Really Wasted: Tips on Researching Your Memoir | WritersDigest.com
11 Things You Need to Know When Writing a Memoir | WritersDigest.com
Critique & Editing Services | WritersDigestShop
13 Little-Known Punctuation Marks We Should Be Using - Mental Floss
List of booksellers' abbreviations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pad/iPhone Apps for Poets
AbeBooks: Book Collecting Guide - Guide to Book Formats
The Morphosyntax of Imperatives - Daniela Isac - Google Books
The Skeptics' Guide To The Universe - Logical Fallacies
Start Here: How to Write a Book Proposal | Jane Friedman
How to Write a Nonfiction Book Proposal
Ten rules for writing fiction | Books | guardian.co.uk
McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do.
Writing White Papers: How to Capture Readers and Keep Them Engaged

[ person, grammar, rules ]

Third-person imperative in English first used when? | WordReference Forums
Grammar Girl : Is It OK to Switch Verb Tenses? :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™
5 Lessons for Mixing Past and Present Tense
How do you feel about writing in the present tense?
subjunctive - First and third person in second conditional exception - English Language Learners Stack Exchange
Grammarly | Instant Grammar Check - Plagiarism Checker - Online Proofreader
English subjunctive - Wikipedia
English subjunctive - Wikipedia
Structure, Perspective, Editing: A Writer's Favorite Books on Craft | The Review Review
3rd person point of view, subjunctive - Google Search
Writer Musings: Mixing Past and Present Tense
The fierce fight over the present tense - Laura Miller - Salon.com
Designers Toolbox Proof Reading Marks

[ words, syllables, & book length ]

how long is a book - Google Search
» INFOGRAPHIC: Word Counts of Famous Books
Publishing FAQ: How long should my manuscript be? | Authority Publishing | Custom Publishing for Nonfiction Books | Social Media Marketing Services | Sacramento, CA Publisher
Average Book Length: Guess How Many Words Are In A Novel
Utterances of an overcrowded mind: 5. How Long Should a First Novel Be? (Writing for Success)
How Long Should a Book Be? -- Word Count For Books Explained
How long is a novel, book, chapter or synopsis | WW
ReadTime | Calculate how long it takes to read out loud
Syllable Counter for Poems. A poem workshop tool for haiku, tanka, sonnet, limerick, & song lyrics
Syllable Counter for Poems
How to Count Syllables in Poetry | eHow
Convert Words to Minutes - Speech Calculator (Free)

[ starting a micro press ]

How do I start my own press? - Google Search

[ articles & blogs ]

» Top 3 Reasons Why Fiction Manuscripts Get Rejected
The Only Thing I Envy Men - The New Yorker
The importance of format and feel | Books | The Guardian
Writer's Digest Poetry Awards: Behind the Scenes of a Writing Competition | WritersDigest.com
No Punctuation Is Funnier
20 Latin Phrases You Should Be Using - StumbleUpon
THINKING IN PICTURES: Autism and Visual Thought
The Duty Of Harsh Criticism | The New Republic
Book owners have smarter kids - Laura Miller - Salon.com
Lawsuits that kill books - Publishing News - Salon.com
Storytelling 101 | Grammarly
Holly Robinson: Does Blogging Sell Books? Not Exactly, but Here's Why You Should Do It Anyway
A Don's Life by Mary Beard - Times Online - WBLG: I test-drive Google Latin -- and some other new electronics
Ellen Handler Spitz Reviews "The Grimm Reader: The Classic Tales Of The Brothers Grimm" | The New Republic
Bad writing: What is it good for? - Laura Miller - Salon.com
The Millions: Confined By Pages: The Joy of Unread Books
Anonymous No More
Book publishing, literature, and the economy | Salon Books
Depraved Librarian
Agents & Editors: A Q&A With Agent Molly Friedrich - page 5 | Poets & Writers
AgentQuery :: Find the Agent Who Will Find You a Publisher
Betsy Lerner
Agents & Editors: A Q&A With Four Young Literary Agents | Poets & Writers
Trauma: Embodiment, Synchrony and Finding Your Voice - Garrison Institute
Write Better, Get Published, Be Creative | WritersDigest.com
Wayne Gallant @ Edit Red Writing Community
Nominate Your Favorite Writing Blog: 4th Annual Top 10 Blogs for Writers Contest
I Started a Joke Which Started the Whole World Crying | Betsy Lerner
Jacob Bacharach
The Barefoot Muse
American Fool in the Khyber Pass - Features - World Hum
Absolute Write Water Cooler
Kindled | The New Republic
Making A Soul | The New Republic
Hope And Play | The New Republic
Where does language come from? - Salon.com
Literary realism is dead - Salon.com

[ books ]

The Visual Miscellaneum - David McCandless - E-book
The Greek Myths by Robert Graves | PenguinRandomHouse.com
Structure, Perspective, Editing: A Writer's Favorite Books on Craft | The Review Review
Feedbooks: Recently Added Books
Goodreads | Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning by Timothy Snyder — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists
30 Books You Need To Read Before You Turn 30
20 Notable Non-Fiction Books You Might've Missed This Year
The Long Con of Joan Didion
All 339 Books Referenced In "Gilmore Girls"
The Millions: Confined By Pages: The Joy of Unread Books
The greatest books that never were - Laura Miller - Salon.com
100 Essential Penguin Classics | Penguin Random House
30 Literary Works to Read Before You Turn 30 | THE LITERARY MAN

[ book & article design ]

A History of The Printed Book - Images
beautiful old book covers - Google Search
Cover Design — The Book Designer
Responsive Design Best Practices for Big Projects — Medium
Make a beautiful visual story. In minutes. | Adobe Slate
Chinese Paper Cuttings - Limited Edition Artworks
Gutenberg — A Meaningful Web Typography Starter Kit
On Legibility – In Typography And Type Design | Learn – Scannerlicker!
Book Design Basics: Choosing a Book Font
InDesign 101: Flowing Text - CreativePro.com
How to Create a Facebook Business Page in 5 Simple Steps [Tutorial]
How to Use Facebook for Business Marketing | Facebook for Business
How To Create a Fanpage on Facebook With Custom HTML | Vital Design
[ InDesign tutorials etc ]

Magazine & Brochure InDesign Templates on Behance
Professionally designed, easy-to-use book templates | Blurb
New to InDesign; double page spread? | Adobe Community
Creating a Book using Adobe InDesign CC2014 - YouTube
12BookLayout_SizeSpecs - YouTube
Importing your Manuscript into InDesign // BOOK DESIGN - YouTube
InDesign CS6 Tip: Using Primary Text Frames | Technology for Publishing LLC
How to link text boxes in Adobe InDesign - Tutorials - Digital Arts
Quick Tip: Master Text Threading in Adobe InDesign
How to Create a Book Template in InDesign - Envato Tuts+ Design & Illustration Tutorial
InDesign 101: Flowing Text - CreativePro.com
Smashing Magazine – For Professional Web Designers and Developers

[ events & festivals ]

Woodstock Writers Festival.com
calendar : New York : February, 2014 (poetry.openmikes.org)
Kill Genre presents: Our Second Reading…Fake News is Real with
Words and Music Festival
Albany Word Fest Archives - Albany Poets

[ free books ]

ebook, free - Google Search
Alphabet Table - StumbleUpon
Etext Center: Collections
manybooks.net - Categories
Search on Titles > Results - Project Gutenberg
Science Fiction
Bargain Hunting for Books, and Feeling Sheepish About It - NYTimes.com
Online Library of Liberty - BOOK I - The History of Rome, Vol. 1
15 Best Websites To Find And Download eBooks - StumbleUpon
Free Computer, Programming, Engineering, Mathematics, Technical Books, Lecture Notes and Tutorials
BookCrossing - Home - FREE YOUR BOOKS!
Free Computers ebooks
Main Page - Gutenberg
Sony eBook Store to offer classic books digitized by Google
The Best 6 Sites to Get Free Ebooks | MakeUseOf.com
ManyBooks.net - Free eBooks for your PDA, iPhone, or eBook Reader

[ libraries & academia ]

Early Reviewers | LibraryThing
MangoGreek Lesson 48

[ Hudson Valley libraries ]

PPLD Homepage - Tuesday, March 15, 2005
Elting Memorial Library in New Paltz
Mid-Hudson Library System
Catalog of the Mid-Hudson Library System
Mango for Libraries - Mid Hudson Library System - Available Courses

[ Kindle CreateSpace ISBN ]

Bowker | Identifier Services
Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing: Self-publish your book to Amazon's Kindle Store
Kindle Direct Publishing Terms of Service
How to convert your book from InDesign to Kindle in 10 minutes or less | ZDNet
Publishing Guidelines for Kindle Plugin for Adobe InDesign v0.973 - KindlePluginForAdobeInDesign_PublishingGuidelines.pdf
Digital Publishing: 5 Reasons Your eBook May Need an ISBN - The Future of Ink
Log In - CreateSpace
Distribute Your Book through Amazon.com, Bookstores, and Online Stores
CreateSpace: Self Publishing and Free Distribution for Books, CD, DVD
Book Publishing and Book Printing Solutions for Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry
Close Up Portrait Of Happy Teacher With Primary School Students Stock Photo, Picture And Royalty Free Image. Image 21191495.
CreateSpace Community: Space Search
Kindle/CreateSpace/Smashwords Formatting Woes: I figured out the hard stuff so you don’t have to! (Part 1) | Samantha Durante
Paperback - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Digest size - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Digital Publishing: 5 Reasons Your eBook May Need an ISBN - The Future of Ink
Writer.ly Community – Book Formatting 101: Page Set-Up Tips and Tricks
Self-Publishing Basics: Why You Need a Category on the Back Cover of Your Book — The Book Designer

[ plays & screenwriting ]

Best Screenwriting Software | The Ultimate Screenwriting Software Guide | The Screenwriting Spark
Theatrecrafts.com - Glossary of Technical Theatre Terms
Arts Society of Kingston (ASK)
At Vassar, Powerhouse Theater Incubates New Plays - NYTimes.com
Stage 32
Brookwrite - Playwright - Lot In Life
Making a Comic Book like a Movie — an Interview with artist James Zark about Occult Generation — Panel & Frame — Medium

[ poetry ]

Poetry Foundation
[ poetry terms etc ]

Haiku - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Limerick (poetry) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Villanelle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sestina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sestina - Poetry Foundation
Blank verse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Blank verse - Glossary of Poetic Terms
Sunday Morning - Poetry Foundation
Epigram - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Narrative poetry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Epic of Gilgamesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sonnet - Glossary of Poetic Terms
Pied Beauty - Poetry Foundation
Peace - Poetry Foundation
Elegy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fugue of Death | Academy of American Poets
Pantoum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Harmonie du soir (Evening Harmony) by Charles Baudelaire
She Put on Her Lipstick in the Dark - The Atlantic
Mora (linguistics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Basic Sonnet Forms
How do I start my own press? - Google Search
Parataxis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Three Defining Characteristics of Browning's Dramatic Monologues
My Last Duchess | Academy of American Poets
English Literature: Browning: Dramatic Monologue
Howl - Poetry Foundation
St Crispin's Day Speech - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love - Poetry Foundation
Charles Simic, “Miracle Glass Co.” – Rethink.
64 MacKay — The GHAZAL Page
Metre (poetry) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
forms of poetry - Google Search
Technical Poems | Examples of Technical Poetry
Poetry Glossary
A Quick Introduction to the Technical Elements of Poetry
Poetic Forms | Academy of American Poets
Young Writers | Different types and forms of Poetry
Syllable weight - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Foot (prosody) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
H. T. Kirby-Smith - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poetry analysis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Free verse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Blank verse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

[ publishers ]

The Late Orphan Project REOPENS | The Backpack Press
Persea Books ~ Independent Publishers of Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction ~ New York
Books | Seven Stories Press
Home | Graywolf Press
Paris Review - Writers, Quotes, Biography, Interviews, Artists
Literary Hub: The Best of the Literary Internet
Subito Press
Talking Writing
Ranking Lit Mags, Ranking Writing | The Review Review
The Good Men Project

[ writing sites & software ]

Medium—Import your story
Ghost - Just a Blogging Platform


Submissions Lists
Submissions | 650
TMR Submissions
Walt Whitman Award | Academy of American Poets
Where to Submit: August + September | ENTROPY
FLURB, a Webzine of Astonishing Tales.
RootSpeak | Submissions
Glimmer Train Press Online Submissions
Regular Submission Guidelines | Rattle: Poetry
Submissions & Letters to the Editor | Poetry Foundation
poetry submission - Google Search
Literary Magazines and Journals Database| Poets & Writers
Where to Submit – ENTROPY
NewPages Guide to Literary Magazines | NewPages.com
Places to Publish | The Telling Room
Literary Magazines - Listings of Literary Magazines and Journals
The Best Poetry Magazines and Literary Journals for Submissions
11 Poetry submission calls: DEADLINES: Feb. 14 – 29, 2016 | Trish Hopkinson
CUNY The Writers Institute Application Form
The New Guard literary review Submission Manager - THE NEW GUARD Knightville Poetry Contest
bombay gin | literary journal of the jack kerouac school at naropa university
The Stinging Fly Submission Manager
submissions – solidago

[ contests & competitions ]

North Street Book Prize - Winning Writers
Discovery Guidelines - 92nd Street Y - New York, NY
Welcome to The Best Free Literary Contests - Winning Writers
Contests and Services to Avoid - Winning Writers
North Street Book Prize - Winning Writers
Resources - Winning Writers
Submission for Knightville Poetry Contest 2016
$3,000 Grand Prize: Real Simple’s Life Lessons Essay Contest
Grid Books Submission Manager - 2017 Off the Grid Poetry Prize

[ fellowships & residencies ]

Apply — Fire Island Artist Residency
The MacDowell Colony

[ workshops & groups ]

Hudson Valley Writers Guild | a community of writers based in New York's Capital Region
The Hudson Valley Writers' Center
Reading retreats: Paradise for book lovers - Laura Miller - Salon.com
AWA Workshop Leader Directory ⋆ Amherst Writers & Artists
Cary Tennis Workshops – Become a better writer and a happier person.

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