Links to writing venues and writers:


Literary Magazines and Small Presses:

Blue Fifth Review, a literary magazine.

Blue Print Review, a literary magazine.

Borderlands Texas Poetry Review, a poetry magazine.

Bottom of the World, a literary magazine.

Concord Free Press, a literary press with an ambitious concept of generosity-based publishing.

Della Donna, a webzine for women.

Elixir Magazine, a literary magazine., a highly active ezine sharing contemporary writing and commentary.

Ghoti, a literary ezine.

Green Fuse Poetic Arts Association, a small press and poetry association

Hawai'i Pacific Review, a literary magazine.

Her Circle Ezine, exploring the feminine experience in the world community.

Kaffe In Katmandu, an online literary magazine.

Like Birds Lit, an online literary collective.

Melusine, or Woman in the 21st Century, an online journal of literature and art.

Metazen, a daily online literary magazine.

Moondance, a women's literary ezine. 

Mused - BellaOnline Literary Review, a woman-oriented literary magazine.

Nimble, a literary ezine.

Le Nouveau Monde Vert, a journal of guerrilla literature, art, links & social commentary.

Other Voices Magazine: Journal of the Literary and Visual Arts

The Pedestal Magazine, a webzine of poetry, fiction, non-fiction and interviews.

Poets Against War, a webzine of poetry and social commentary.

Raving Dove, a literary ezine that champions human rights and social justice.

Sagewoman, celebrating the Goddess in every woman.

Thirteenth Moon, a feminist literary magazine.

Trivia: Voices of Feminism, a literary ezine.

The Write Place at the Write Time, a literary magazine.



Reference Sources/Contests/Awards:

Duotrope's Digest, a comprehensive, highly informational, and up-to-date list of the literary magazine world.

Kudos, based in the U.K., lists international contests and awards, and is also home of the literary journal Orbis.

Winning Writers, lists international contests and awards.

Libby Dillon, an aspiring writer in a home-school program, found this website for creative writing very helpful and recommends it to beginning writers: Creative Writing Resources for Beginners



Writer's Groups:

IWWG-The International Women's Writing Guild



Writers' websites and blogs of interest:

Dorothy Bryant, novelist, essayist, playwright (author of The Kin of Ata Are Waiting for You):

Liz Cleere, writer:

Eileen Collucci, novelist (author of The Strings of the Lute):

Shirley Golden, writer:

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer:

Kim Sisto Robinson, writer and prolific blogger:

Marcus Speh, writer, blogger:

Susan Tepper, writer:

Janice Wiley-Dorn, writer: