Handouts from Brenda's blog posts & library writing groups
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• Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), for authors and illustrators of children's and young adult books.
• Mystery Writers of America (MWA), for published and aspiring mystery/crime writers, associated professionals, and readers of crime fiction.
•American Society of Journalists & Authors (ASJA), professional association focused on independent nonfiction writers.
• National Association of Science Writers (NASW), science writers, editors, educators, and students aiming to improve craft and promote good science writing.
• Poets & Writers (PW), resource for poets and literary writers ... includes magazine.
• Romance Writers of America (RWA), promoting professional interests of career-focused romance writers, through networking and advocacy.
• Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc. (SFWA), for authors, artists, and allied professionals. Group deals with agents, editors, anthologists and producers in non-print media.
• Sisters In Crime, combats discrimination against women in mystery field and promotes professional advancement of women who write mysteries/crime.
• Western Writers of America, Inc. (WWA), organization of freelance writers of Western fiction and nonfiction.
Facebook pages worth checking out
(Barely scratching the surface. "Search" pages for ANY genre of writing)
Popular Twitter & Instagram
(# before any genre = results. Examples: #romance #thriller #SciFi)
NOTE - the following are particularly popular on Instagram, but many #hashtags are interchangeable between Twitter and Instagram.