Author Deborah Plummer has been published in the traditional, old fashioned way and she has self published a book. In “10 Things I Wish I Knew About Being an Author That I Learned the Hard Way” she shares insights learned from going through the publishing process in two totally different ways. To learn what she has read the entire article here.
The home of Colorado State University’s open access learning environment, the Writing Studio, is a fantastic resource for writers of all levels. Take a look at their Resource Index. It operates similar to a sitemap. Click a link to the left and on the right a list of links will appear. This is a comprehensive writing compendium of resources from A-Z!
The University of Wisconsin – Madison has a website that provides writing help for students but it’s open to the public too! Our favorite section is about grammar and punctuation. You’ll want to use a professional copyeditor for your book at some point but it really helps if you know the rules beforehand. Take a look at The Writer’s Handbook and let me know what you think.