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Resources for Writers

Guides to Writing

Editing tools

  •   Grammarily  is free for the basic package. It looks at punctuation, word  choice, and many other features. Office 365 has a similar  feature.  
  • The Chicago Manual is used by Blue Ridge Writers as the style standard
  • The Associated Press manual is an acceptable alternative.

Writing fiction

Writing non-fiction

Writing poetry

Independent Publishing

  • kdp.amazon.com (Amazon print services)
  • ISBN
  • Library of Congress
  • Copyright

Creative Tools for Authors

Images embedded in a story can increase the impact of tne narrative. This lesson guides writers on removing backgrounds in an image and replacing it. MS Office Word is the platform.

image format (pdf)


Traditional Publishing

Writers networks

Shenandoah Writers

Luray Skyline Writers