Writing Resources

This page is sparse right now but I will be adding resources as I find them, so check back on a regular basis. If you have any resources you wish to share, please contact me.


The Writer’s Scrap Bin

Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/thewritersscrapbin



Anna James Watson’s Website (author of Blackmail)

The Crime Writer’s Association (for crime and mystery writers/readers)

Jo M. Sekimonyo’s Website (author of Cast Away For These Reasons: Economic Jihad)

Medusa’s Kitchen (for you NorCal poets)

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)

Purdue Online Writing Lab (because whether you’re writing a story, poem, essay, or article, we could all use with a reminder of the rules)

Samantha Ryan Chandler’s Website (author of A Love Story: How God Pursued Me and Found Me: An Impossibly True Story)

Writers of the Future (contest for science fiction and fantasy writers)


Authors’ Twitter Feeds & Facebook Pages

Anne Rice

Twitter: https://twitter.com/AnneRiceAuthor

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/annericefanpage/

Rick Riordan

Twitter: https://twitter.com/camphalfblood

J.K. Rowling

Twitter: https://twitter.com/jk_rowling


Books & Magazines

Poets & Writers

Website: http://www.pw.org/

The Writer

Website: www.writermag.com

Writer’s Digest

Website: www.writersdigest.com

Writing Magic: Creating Stories that Fly by Gail Carson Levine


My Publications

I haven’t published anything significant. However, for those of you who want to read what I have written, you can find my published essay and poems at the following places:

Prized Writing 2012-2013, “Get Off of My Cloud: Imagery, Hatred of Nature, and Ahab’s God Complex in Chapter 108 of Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick”

Although this anthology is currently only available in print at the UC Davis bookstore, you can access past anthologies at this website: http://prizedwriting.ucdavis.edu/.

Medusa’s Kitchen, “The Three Californias,” “Just to Set the Record Straight,” “The Book in the Closet,” “The Pied Piper”


Designed by Stephanie Hoogstad circa 2011
Designed by Stephanie Hoogstad circa 2011