Traditional Publishing Resources

Writing, Storytelling, Self-Editing

Brandon Sanderson (free): 2020 Creative Writing Lectures at BYU

Dot and Dash LLC: Blog

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss

Editing Fiction at Sentence Level by Louise Harnby

Indie Author Weekly podcast by Sagan Morrow 

Into the Woods: A Five-Act Journey Into Story by John Yorke

Jane Friedman’s blog

Kobo Writing Life Podcast by Kobo Writing Life

Louise Harnby Indie Author Resources

Mythcreants (Fantasy & Science Fiction for Storytellers)

On Writing by Stephen King

Rabbit with a Red Pen: Writing Resources

Stark Reflections on Writing and Publishing podcast by Mark Leslie Lefebvre

Start Writing Fiction free course

Tanya Gold has a list of Recommended Writing Craft Books

The Editing Podcast by Louise Harnby and Denise Cowle

The Emotion Thesaurus by Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi

The Magic of Fiction by Beth Hill

The Punctuation Guide

Wild Literary Services Online Courses

Writing Excuses podcast by Brandon Sanderson, Mary Robinette Kowal, Margaret Dunlap, Mahtab Narsimhan, Howard Taylor, and Dan Wells


Querying and Finding an Agent

“The Complete Guide to Query Letters” by Jane Friedman

11 Great Query Letter Resources from The Writer’s Ally

List of Canadian literary agents from ACP

List of Canadian literary agents from The Writers’ Union of Canada

Literary Agents Database from Poets & Writers

Pitch Wars resources

Query Coaching with DeVore Editorial

Query Tracker

Writer Beware tips


Business and Marketing Tools

Asana (project management)

Buffer (social media scheduler)

Canva (for social media graphics)

Hootsuite (social media scheduler)

Louise Harnby’s free business tools booklets

Pablo (for social media graphics)