As a novis writer, I’m always looking for inspirations to keep writing on those ghostly white empty pages. I believe there are many like me who are going to need such pages.
The Internet is an absolute boon for writers. It connects us to all manner of resources, communities, and learning opportunities. It throws wide the doors to a digital world where we can communicate, collaborate, and commiserate with other writers from all across the globe. It connects us to editors and other potential employers. For many of us, this wonderland of pixels and platforms is what affords us the chance to make a living (and a life) with words.
I spend more than my fair share of time cruising these virtual streets – peeking in windows, dropping in on conversations, and devouring all the juicy bits of wisdom and wit from writers who have traveled farther ahead on this road than I have. Today, I’d like to share some of my recent finds from the road, so to speak: two podcasts, two online classrooms, and two writer communities. I hope you…
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