Writer Resources

Here are some sites that I’ve found helpful as resources or for reference. This is an ongoing project and I will continue to add links. Suggestions are welcome:

College Writing

GENERAL WRITING

♦ How Reading Benefits Writing click here

♦ Writing Lab Resources – Just about everything you could have a question about  Purdue Owl

♦ Great writing ideas Little Bag of Tricks

♦ 10 Words to Consider Cutting from Your Writing here

♦Is it “Less” or “Fewer” Click here

♦12 Writers on revision click here

♦Note Taking Tips click here

 

GRAMMAR

♦ Punctuation Help The Punctuation Guide

♦ Help & Answers with Grammar via Grammar Girl

♦ More Grammar help from Dr. Grammar

 

CITATIONS

♦ Working Citation Maker EasyBIb

♦ Help with Works Cited Son of Citation Machine

 

ARGUMENTS

♦ Structures of Argumentation Click here

♦  Aristotelian Argument Chart

 

Creative Writing

 

CREATIVE NONFICTION

100 Great Nonfiction Books

NC Folk page food blog – interesting nonfiction food blog

 

POETRY

The Poetry Foundation

The N.C. Poetry Society

Poets.org – biographies and information on well known poets

 

FICTION

♦ Five Plot Devices That Hurt Your Writing from Lit Reactor  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6I24S72Jps&sns=em

Flocabulary – Five Things A Short Story Needs