When Personal Isn’t Good Enough: Just Keep The Rejection Letters Coming
Rachel Howzell Hall writes about how she coped with rejection while battling cancer—and ultimately found a publisher for her critically acclaimed Detective Elouise Norton series.
Season of Savings: WD Books & Writing Resources on Sale This Week
We're running our annual Season of Savings deals this week, and I wanted to share some of the exciting daily discounts on Writer's Digest books and writing resources we're offering. Each day, we'll offer a new discount, and you can use it to snag some handy dandy writing tools for cheap.
30 Gifts for Writers: The 2018 Writer's Digest Holiday Gift Guide
From books, headphones, bookends, novelties and games to services, subscriptions and videos, this guide offers a compendium of creative experiences, learning tools and gifts for writers of every genre and persuasion.
Putting the Science in Fiction Blog Hop: Winners Announced!
As part of a blog hop with experts from the new book Putting the Science in Fiction Dan Koboldt offered 10 free copies of the new book to readers. Check out the winner list and the blog posts here.
The Writer's Digest Holiday Gift Guide: 30+ Gifts for Writers
From books, socks, tech, games and knicknacks to services and videos, this guide offers a compendium of creative experiences, learning tools and gifts for writers of every genre and persuasion.
Finding Time to Write: 10 Fiction Writing Techniques & Creative Writing Exercises
The newest issue of Writer's Digest is out! In the September 2012 issue, the WD editors confront one of the most discussed topics among writers: Finding time to write.
Sell Your Book Like Wildfire: The Writer's Guide to Marketing & Publicity
Learn how to get your book in front of more readers with Sell Your Book Like Wildfire, a guide to marketing and selling your book. Plus, discover effective principles for growing your online community and expanding your author platform.
Break the Rules of Writing & Get Inspired!
The newest issue of Writer's Digest spotlights the art of breaking the rules. You'll learn ways to break out of your comfort zone, tools to help you create conflict within your story, and advice for getting the most out of writing conferences.
Become a Published Writer: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting Published
Do you want to become a published writer, author, or freelancer? Buy The Step-By-Step Guide to Getting Published and get the tools you need to achieve your writing goals.
An Agent's Secrets to Selling Your First Novel
Discover insider secrets for selling a novel from literary agent Irene Goodman. You'll get pro tips on selling a novel, eight reasons why your novel may be rejected, and why it's important to know the genres of writing before you start writing.
Practical Writing & Publishing Advice For Beginning Writers
The Beginning Writer's Answer Book covers everything from how to get started in writing to finding an agent and getting published. No matter what type of writer you are--fiction, nonfiction, or freelance--you'll find practical writing advice to help advance your career.
Introducing Writer's Digest eBooks: Everything You Need To Improve Your Writing and Get Published
Visit Writer’s Digest eBooks, a new website devoted to helping you achieve your writing goals. Peruse our online collection of writing resources and subscribe today!
5 Things Every Writer Should Know About E-Publishing Today & How to Find Success In Publishing
The May/June 2012 issue focuses on e-book publishing and the ways in which traditional publishing is changing. Plus, we reveal this year's 101 Best Websites for Writers!
The Best Advice on How to Write Children's Books & Young Adult Novels
Learn how to write children's books and get expert advice and tips from Tracey E. Dils, author of You Can Write Children's Books.
Get Started Writing A Science Fiction or Fantasy Novel!
Grab the Write Science Fiction & Fantasy premium collection and discover everything you need to successfully write science fiction, fantasy, and paranormal stories.
Everything You Need to Know About The Basics of Writing
Get creative writing tips, learn quick outline methods, and discover ways to improve your writing skills with Writing Basics.
Take Your Writing to New Heights & Learn How to Write a Novel
This month's premium collection--Write Great Fiction--spotlights the art of writing fiction. Whether your goal is to learn how to write fiction or write a novel in 30 days, this special collection can take your writing to new heights.
Writer's Digest March/April Issue: An Interview With Author Mary Kay Andrews & Writing Essentials to Master
Author Mary Kay Andrews talks about finding your niche. Plus, learn 5 tips for writing a good story, strategies to beat common writing mistakes, and much more!
Use Descriptive Writing & Writing Exercises to Avoid Writing a Boring Book
Prevent your readers from boredom by using descriptive writing. Word Painting has descriptive writing techniques, writing exercises, and more tips to keep your readers engaged.
Expert Tips on How to Get a Literary Agent & Impress Publishers and Editors
Wonder how to get a literary agent? Read onto learn from publishers and editors who share how to land a literary agent, and secrets about the publishing process.
Music Industry Contacts, Music Venues, & Songwriting Tips
Gain exclusive access to music industry contacts, find and book music venues for your tour, enter songwriting contests and competitions, and learn songwriting tips.