I have tried to include only links to pages that I’ve found extremely useful and thorough. To make it easier for you I have catagorised them. Although I check the links often, if you discover a broken link please let me know as there’s nothing more annoying than links that lead nowhere.
If you know of a site that doesn’t appear here but should, leave a comment (or email me) and I will check out your suggestion and, if I think it is suitable, I’ll add it to the list. All comments are moderated and posts will be deleted once the link has been reviewed.
I hope you find the links on this page helpful!
Writing Sites I Recommend
Developing Your Character
Character Building Workshop
The Nonverbal Dictionary of Gestures, Signs and Body Language Cues
Fantasy Name Generator
How to Create a Character
What ‘Type’ Is Your Character?
The Magic of Character – An eight part workshop.
Random Villain Generator
The Evil Overlord
Building a Fantasy World
Questions About World Building
A Way with Worlds
Fantasy Worldbuilding Questions
How to Create a Fantasy World
Creating a Realistic Fantasy World
Medieval Demographics Made Easy
The Fully Realized World
The Page of Generators – This page can help you with characters, settings, magic, technology, writing and more. If you get stuck, it’s well worth looking at.
Writing a Novel
Scenes and Plots
The Proposal and Submission Process
You’ve Been Accepted – Now What?
This section covers everything that doesn’t fit into the other catagories.
Links for Writers
Advice to New Writers
Useful Information for the New Writer
Using Your Reader’s Imagination
Getting Started – Writing for Children
Developing Efficient Work Habits
Finding Your Voice as a Children’s Writer
What is a Short Story?
Cliches: Avoid them like the Plague
Online Tools to Help You Write
Page last updated on 9 August 2009.