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Rules for Funny Writers

Rules for Funny Writers

PenguinAttack: Professor Jay's Rules for Writers is a funny little list of contradictory writing tips.

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Suggested Reads (6)

Suggested Reads (6)

PenguinAttack: Sabriel by Garth Nix - The first in the Abhorsen Trilogy, a wonderful fantasy selection!

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Suggested Reads (5)

Suggested Reads (5)

Rydia: Great 'easy-reading' material with a clever plot, and a nice dose of humour.

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Write or Die

Write or Die

PenguinAttack: A web application that punishes you for failure to write! Check it out for inspiration and encouragement.

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Suggested Reads (4)

Suggested Reads (4)

PenguinAttack: A beautiful young adult book you won't regret picking up.

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42 Essential Act Twists

42 Essential Act Twists

PenguinAttack: Online comic Dresden Codak shows us some laugh-worthy plot twists.

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The Death of the Author

The Death of the Author

PenguinAttack: In this essay, Roland Barthe tells us the author is dead. What do you think?

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Suggested Reads (3)

Suggested Reads (3)

Rydia: Mud, blood and myths galore, a trilogy that deserves more acclaim.

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Glossary of Poetic Terms

Glossary of Poetic Terms

Juniper: Glossary of terms for reading and writing

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Suggested Reads (2)

Suggested Reads (2)

Rydia: An epic fantasy series, try the first book, I promise you won't regret it!

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The Big Read

The Big Read

Rydia: The best 100 books as voted by the nation, April 2003!

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First Publishing Rights

First Publishing Rights

Sureal: First Publishing Rights and why you should care.

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Suggested Reads (1)

Suggested Reads (1)

Rydia: A brilliant novel full of the history and culture of China. Loved it!

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Limyaael's Rants

Limyaael's Rants

Griffinkeeper: Criticism of common fantasy errors

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Blinking Cursor Magazine

Blinking Cursor Magazine

Matt Bellamy: Featuring the works of poets including some YWS members, edited by Matt Bellamy

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— Alice's Adventures in Wonderland