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Writer’s Resources

The following links will take you to places that may be useful to you, or they may not. They’re useful to me, and I guess that’s what’s most important here. Still, some might provide you with mere curiosity for the briefest mouse click, others could even suck you in…

Resources
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Writing Military Fiction
Defence Talk – a complete resource for International Defence, military and strategic news and information

Organisations
Australian Horror Writers Association (AHWA) – but of course…
Horror Writers Association (HWA)
SpecFicNZ
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA)
The British Fantasy Society (BFS)

Markets
Ralan – really can’t go past this site for market news
Gila Queen’s Guide to Markets – well, okay, and this one, too.
Duotrope – this one is also pretty damn good.
The Review Review – lists literary magazines.
The Horror Tree – lists open anthologies and publishers currently accepting short stories.
Dark Markets

Spec-Fic News
Thirteen O’Clock
Horror Net Australia
Dark Whispers – the HWA’s blog
Locus Online
SF Scope
Science Fiction World
Hellnotes
Undead Backbrain

Fiction (the Pulp Era)
The Vintage Library
The Pulp.Net

Weird and Wonderful
Monstrous.com
Unexplained Mysteries
Encyclopedia Mythica

 

Barstool Eyes

"...the only fuel you have to make the fire blaze on the page / screen is the stuff of your own being. An artist consumes his or herself in the act of making art."
[Clive Barker, 2009]