RANDOM LINKS to websites that people put a lot of work and effort into, which are great for inspiration. I could put them in categories, but I thought no box is needed to have fun A straight random list will do.
Note: I will try to maintain the links. If you have trouble with one please let me know.
Note II: If you have a link to share PLEASE send it my way.
Wonk Tools – truly awesome site for inspiration using KEY WORDS – You can also Key Word authors, titles, and vocabulary. There is a great Title Generator.
wonk: -noun. a person who studies a subject or issue in an excessively assiduous and thorough manner – So are you a Wonker?
IF– Rudyard Kipling
21 Best selling books of all time
Write Every Day – Columbia University
Novel First Sentences Nice collection of first sentences
The Library of Congress: www.copyright.gov/forms/formpai.pdf
More Intelligent Life – Lots of cool topics discussed.
Character Chart for fiction writers. A quick way to get to know your character even if you know them really well. Helps you stay organized.
Digital Spy – UK out on the beat
Digital Spy – US out on the beat – Check out the difference
Ink Tip: www.inktip.com
1X – Ton of great photography
One Sentence – True Stories
Six Sentences – Fastest fiction in the west.
Stanford – Creative Writing Program
Synonym Finder – Good as gold
World’s Funniest Joke
Indiana – Creative Writing Program
Wisconsin-Madison – Creative Writing Program
Columbia U – Creative Writing Program
George Saunders Land – Genius Funny writer
Ambiguous Words – This is a really cool list – Leave, crash, order, hit, position, hang……
NPR – voted 2011 Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books – Do you agree?
American Library Association: www.ala.org
New Yorker Cartoons – Updated
Story – Robert McKee
Drew’s Script-O-Rama: www.script-o-rama.com