Writing Sites and Blogs
Creative Writing Matters - Competitions, Courses, Workshops, Mentoring and Manuscript Appraisal.
Fabula Press - Literary competitions and excellent anthologies.
Historical Novel Society - Literary society devoted to promoting the enjoyment of historical fiction.
Melanie Whipman - Writer, editor and teacher, specialising in the short story form.
The Literary Pig - Lessons and news from Sussex writer Tracy Fells.
Thresholds - International Short Story Forum run out of Chichester University.
Writing by Zoe - Thoughts and news from south coast poet Zoe Mitchell.
West Sussex Writers - Writing society based in Worthing, West Sussex.
Wordkindling - Creative Writing advice hosted by Gill Thompson.
US Civil War Links
Civil War Trust - Saving America's Civil War Battlefields. Wonderful for maps.
Other Helpful Organisations
CreateThinkDo - Mentoring authors and artists in their approach to marketing.
Christopher Fielden - Listings of short story competitions.
Head and Heart - Editorial, design and production services.
Shelfhelp - Help for self-publishing authors from Ben Galley.