Links for Writers

Hello everyone!

I have listed some links below that have been helpful for me as I grow as a children's writer. I hope they are helpful to you as well. Enjoy!

Writers' Organizations
Writing Resources 

Publishing Houses-Submission Guidelines

Children's Magazines-Submission Guidelines

Writing Contests
Southwest Writers - offers annual and bi-monthly writing contests

Good Reads for Children's Writers
Dealing with rejection by Ellen Jackson - Ellen has the author of over 60 children's books and has also dealt with rejection. Her article is very inspiring. A must read!
How to make Self-Editing Easy by Harold Underdown
How to write a Funny Picture Book by Darcy Pattison

Inspiring Quotes for Writers
"The worst thing you do write is better than the best thing you don't write." --April Young Fritz

"And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise.  The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt." --Sylvia Plath

"A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit." --Richard Bach