27 June 2006

Wednesday Links ~*~ 28 June 2006

Agent Query
http://www.agentquery.com/
Free searchable database to help you find
a literary agent. Site also offers tips on writing
a query.

Buzz, Balls, & Hype
http://mjroseblog.typepad.com/buzz_balls_hype/
Blog on books with industry insights from author
M.J. Rose.

Daily Grammar
http://www.dailygrammar.com/
Site offers Grammar Lesson archives and daily
Grammar Lesson email. Available in a workbook
and ebook.

Federation Of BC Writers
http://www.bcwriters.com/
Non-profit organization for British Columbia
writers, both professional and emerging. Site
offers free membership to organization, a
quarterly newsletter that is open to submissions
from Canadian writers, and workshop information

Gelman Library Forensic Index
http://www.gwu.edu/gelman/guides/sciences/forensics.html
A major print and Web-based resources listing for text,
articles, and on online books on Forensic Sciences

Legal Information Institute
http://www4.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/
Site maintained by Cornell University indexes
American copyright laws title 17 by chapter

Screenplay
http://www.screenplay.com/
Site offers industry information, resources, links, and
online classes and workshops

Word Of Mouse
http://rumorsofwar.net/
http://rumorsofwar.net/wom_main.htm
A well written guide to using the power and breathe of
the internet to get your word out and it is absolutely free.
Let a qualified voice of experience show you how to make
the Word of Mouse work for you. Download Peggy's book
Word of Mouse free at her website

Yeah, Write for Writers
http://www.yeahwrite.com/
Shareware filling in the blanks word processing
program for writers. Also offers Fun Write word
processing program for kids and students

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Bloomsbury Publishing
http://www.bloomsburymagazine.com/Default.asp
http://www.bloomsburymagazine.com/info/subguide.asp
Award winning independent British publishing house.
Requires a synopsis and two chapters. Amazing website
offers writer information, insights, and industry news.
The Commissioning Editor
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
38 Soho Square
London W1D 3HB
England

Hyperion Books
http://www.hyperionbooks.com/
Adult imprint of the Disney Publications Worldwide.
Also has a children's imprint.
Hyperion
Editorial Department
77 West 66th Street11th Floor
New York, NY 10023

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Discover The Outdoor
http://www.dto.com/
http://www.dto.com/dto/about/writers.jsp
Online publication for all aspects of
outdoor adventure. Considers articles and features
Query: wtegtmeier@dto.com
DiscoverTheOutdoors.com
7015 College Blvd., Suite 560
Overland Park, KS 66211

Maxim
http://www.maxim-magazine.co.uk/
http://www.dennis.co.uk/Maxim/IE_index.html
Men's entertainment and information magazine.
Query: editorial@maxim-magazine.co.uk
Derek Cohen, Editorial Manager
Dennis Interactive,30 Cleveland StreetLondon W1T 4JD

My Business Magazine
http://www.mybusinessmag.com/
http://www.mybusinessmag.com/about/guide.php
Print and online publication by the National
Federation of Independent Business. Considers
articles and columns
Query: feedback@mybusinessmag.com
My Business magazine
3322 West End Ave., Ste. 700
Nashville, TN 37203

Runner's World
http://www.runnersworld.com/home/0,,s6-0-0-0-0,00.html
Highly respected running magazine that accepts freelance
submissions. Address to specific department:
Query: rwedit@rodale.com
Runner's World
135 N. 6th Street
Emmaus, PA 18098

Transitions Abroad
http://www.transitionsabroad.com/
http://www.transitionsabroad.com/information/writers/index.shtml
http://www.transitionsabroad.com/information/writers/writers.shtml#paymentmagazine
Print publication and corresponding website for
planning travel and cultural immersion. Interested
in articles concerning work, study, travel and living
for travelers.
Query: editor@transitionsabroad.com
Transitions Abroad
PO Box 745
Bennington, VT 05201

U. S. News & World Report
http://www.usnews.com/usnews/home.htm
http://www.usnews.com/usnews/usinfo/contact.htm
Weekly news publication
Query: rfolkers@usnews.com
Richard Folkers
Director of Media Relations
1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Washington, DC 20007

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20 June 2006

Wednesday Links ~*~ 21 June 2006

J. Carson - Black
http://www.jcarsonblack.com/index.php
Writer of police procedure blogs almost daily
about aspects of writing...well except when
Jake is blogging about horse racing.

Crime Scene Evidence Files
http://www.crimescene.com/
Forensics evaluation site of real crimes.

Editor and Publisher Online
http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/index.jsp
Industry news and information.

First Amendment Handbook for Journalist
http://www.rcfp.org/handbook/index.html
Published by the Reporters Committee for Freedom of
the Press.

Guide to Grammar and Writing
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/
Maintained by Professor of English Charles Darling
for English courses at Capital Community College
and for the general online public. The basics on
grammar, sentence structure, with a little school
house rock thrown in.

The Legal Information Institute
http://www.copyright.cornell.edu/
http://www.copyright.cornell.edu/training/Hirtle_Public_Domain.htm
American copyright overview, federal statues
and recent opinions. Extensive legal search engine.
Laws and opinions broken down
into workable databases by law topic.

Studio Star
http://www.studiostar.ca/
Screenwriter's resource

To Market
http://www.raabassociates.com/tomarket.htm
Resource and marketing information portal
for Children's authors.

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St. Martin's Press
http://www.stmartins.com/
http://www.stmartins.com/smp/manuscript.html
Publishing house that owns the Tor, Forge, Orb,
Minotaur, Picador, Let's Go, En Carta, Palgrave
and Stonewall imprints. does not accept
unsolicited manuscripts.
St. Martin's Press
175 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10010

Medallion Press
www.medallionpress.com
Currently they are considering fiction submissions
(snail mail only) but will soon launch a YA line.
W. Burbank
Acquisitions Editor c/o Medallion Press
27825 N. Forest Garden Rd.
Wauconda, IL 60084

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Adventist Review
http://www.adventistreview.org/index.html
http://www.adventistreview.org/thisweek/writers.htm
Magazine of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Considers non-queries articles of faith for both
the review and affiliated website.
Query: manuscripts@adventistreview.org
Editorial Assistant
Adventist Review
12501 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring MD 20904-6600

Canadian Gardening
http://www.canadiangardening.com/home.shtml
http://www.canadiangardening.com/guidelines.shtml
National publication aimed at the home gardener,
whether indoor, outdoor, experienced or beginner.
Query:Aldona Satterthwaite
25 Sheppard ave. West
Toronto, ON, M2N 6S7

Horse Illustrated
http://www.animalnetwork.com/horse/default.aspx
http://www.animalnetwork.com/horse/detail.aspx?aid=4125&cid=3556
Equine publication of Bowtie Inc. Considers
articles and features on horse care, ownership,
and issues.
Query:
Horse Illustrated
PO Box 6050
Mission Viejo, CA 92690-6050

Latitudes and Attitudes Magazine
http://www.latsandatts.net/index.html
http://www.latsandatts.net/Writers_Info.htm
Publication for sailing and boat enthusiast and owners.
Magazine buys one time rights for several regular
features, columns. Prefers submissions on zip drive
or 3.5 floppy disc.
Query: editor@seafaring.com
FTW Publishing, Inc.
Editor
Latitudes & Attitudes
P O Box 668
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Pioneer Drama Service
http://www.pioneerdrama.com
http://www.pioneerdrama.com/stuff/newplaywrights.html
Publisher of one act plays, melodramas, and musicals
for educational and community presentation.
Pioneer Drama also conducts their annual Shubert
Fendrich Memorial Playwriting Contest.
Query: playwrights@pioneerdrama.com
Editor
Pioneer Drama Service
PO Box 4267
Englewood, CO 80155-4267

Spirituality & Health
http://www.spiritualityhealth.com
http://www.spiritualityhealth.com/newsh/items/blank/item_9852.html
Bi-monthly publication and website. Considers
articles and features on health, personal
spirituality and growth.
Query: editors@spiritualityhealth.com

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13 June 2006

Wednesday Links ~*~ 14 June 2006

Beth Anderson - Hot Clues
http://www.bethanderson-hotclue.com/
Chicago area crime writer Beth Anderson offers up
notes from her writing seminars where she teaches
about the ever important synopsis, offers tips for new
writers and more. Take the time to read one hundred
things.

Everyone Who's Anyone
http://everyonewhosanyone.com/
An independent listing of literary agents, editors and
publishers in the Canada, Great Britain and the United
States. Offers addresses emails and some information.

How Things Work
http://www.howstuffworks.com/
Learn how it ticks without taking
it apart - basically how to's made simple.

Law and Governments Resources
http://www.hg.org/1table.html
Site offers an alphabetized listing of international
law sites, including Library's of Congress, CIA, ILLR
links site is maintained by HierosGamos Legal Research
Center.

Mad Screenwriter
http://www.dvshop.ca/dvcafe/madscreen/navigate.htm
Links and resources of interest to both screenwriters
and actors.

Public Safety Writer's Association
http://www.policewriter.com/
http://www.policewriter.com/resource.htm
Formerly the Police Writer's Association.
The PSWA website offers member information,
a newsletter, links and resources for already
published police writers, and those who are
just starting out.

Rhyming Dictionary
http://www.rhymezone.com/
Datamuse offers a comprehensive thesaurus,
rhyming dictionary, Shakespeare, Bible, Quotation,
American History and Mother Goose Searches.

Writerfind Jobs
http://www.writerfind.com/freelance_jobs/
Freelance and telecommuting job listings
for writers.

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Candlewick Press
http://www.candlewick.com/
http://www.candlewick.com/about_faq.html#Anchor-Manuscripts-21683
Publisher of children's books and picture books,
to young adults.
Candlewick Press
2067 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140

Tyborne Hill Publishers
http://www.tybornehill.com/
http://www.tybornehill.com/aboutus.html;$sessionid$HIPLNLIAAABVRTZENUFZPQWPERWRJPX0
Electronic publisher of poetry, fiction and
reference material. Publishes some paperbacks.
Email submissions only:
rserebreny@tybornehill.com
publisher@tybornehill.com
2730 South Court Street
Palo Alto, California, 94306, US

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Emerald Coast Magazine
http://www.rowlandinc.com/ecmag.htm
Lifestyle magazine focused on the people,
events, and culture of Florida's Emerald
Coast.
Query: editorial@rowland.com
Amanda Broadfoot, editor
Emerald Coast Magazine
P.O. Box 1837
Tallahassee FL 32302

Oregon Coast Magazine
http://www.northwestmagazines.com/index.html
http://www.northwestmagazines.com/guidelin.html
Bimonthly magazine for visitors and residents
on the Oregon Coast.
Query: Alicia Spooner aspooner@ohwy.com
4969 Highway 101
NorthSuite 2
Florence, Oregon 97439

Physical Magazine
http://www.physicalmag.com/
http://www.physicalmag.com/index.php?p=3
Print and Online sports nutrition publication
interested in features, articles, and columns.
Query online
Physical Magazine
11050 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025

P.I. Magazine
http://www.pimagazine.com/index.html
http://www.pimagazine.com/editors_page_writersguidelines.htm
http://www.pimagazine.com/editors_article_submissions.htm
Journal of Professional Investigators. Considers
articles of interest to professional investigators.
Query: editor@pimagazine.com
4400 Route 9 South
Suite 1000
P.O. Box 7198
Freehold, NJ 07728-7198

Vestal Review
http://www.vestalreview.net/
http://www.vestalreview.net/submissions.htm
Quarterly magazine of original flash fiction. Has
specific reading periods. Considers pieces in most
genres.
Submissions by email only: submissions@vestalreview.net
Vestal Review
Mark Budman, publisher
2609 Dartmouth Drive
Vestal NY 13850

World Policy Journal
http://www.worldpolicy.org/journal/index.html
http://www.worldpolicy.org/journal/writers.html
Print publication and website by the World Policy
Considers features and essays, reviews, profiles, and
reporting. Query:
Linda Wrigley,
Managing Editor
66 Fifth Avenue, 9th fl.
New York, NY 10011

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06 June 2006

Wednesday Links ~*~ 7 June 2006

Copywrite Management Center
http://www.copyright.iupui.edu/fairuse.htm
Website of legal information pertaining to
American Copyright law, issues, and fairuse.
Site maintained by Purdue University.

Criminal Justice Resources Center: Forensic Sciences
http://www.lib.msu.edu/harris23/crimjust/forsci.htm
Maintained by Michigan State University this
is the must have of resource link pages for
crime and mystery writers researching facts.

Grammar, Usage, and Style
http://www.refdesk.com/factgram.html
79 links for grammar, style, writing, dictionaries,
and even essays on effective arguing.

Media Bistro
http://www.mediabistro.com/
http://www.mediabistro.com/memberscenter/agdefault.asp
Membership community of industry freelance
professionals; journalist, publishers, editors,
agents, publicist, and artist. Offers listings,
resources, forums, and benefits. A portion
of the site's content is open to non members.

Smart Writers
http://www.smartwriters.com/
Site dedicated to children's writers. Provides
industry information, market links and info, and
news.

Winning Writers -
13 Warning Signs of a bad Poetry Contest
http://www.winningwriters.com/warningsigns.htm
The page title says it all. Home of the
War Poetry Contest and the Wergle Flomp
FreePoetry Contest.

Writer's Channel
http://www.writerschannel.net/
Paid membership community for screenwriters.
Site offers mentor programs, chats, screenwriting
workshops, resources, and information.

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Miss Snark
http://misssnark.blogspot.com/
Informational and slightly irreverent blog
by a reported literary agent offering industry
commentary, insight, and information.

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Llewellyn Publishing
http://www.llewellyn.com/
http://www.llewellyn.com/history/submit.php
Print publisher of New Age Science and related
genrè.
Acquisitions Department
Llewellyn Worldwide
2143 Wooddale Drive
Woodbury, MN, 55125-2989

McClelland Stewart Ltd.
http://www.mcclelland.com/
Canadian publisher of
Query: editorial@mcclelland.com
McClelland & Stewart Ltd.
75 Sherbourne Street
5th Floor
Toronto, Ontario
M5A 2P9

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9-1-1 Magazine
http://www.9-1-1magazine.com/
http://www.9-1-1magazine.com/information/edGuides.asp
Trade publication for emergency dispatchers,
administrators, and responders. Considers articles,
features, and columns.
Query: editor@9-1-1magazine.com
Randall Larson, Editor
18201 Weston Pl.
Tustin, CA 92780

Asimov's Science Fiction
http://www.asimovs.com/
http://www.asimovs.com/info/guidelines.shtml
Established market for science fiction stories.
Seldom buys stories longer than 15,000.
Asimov's Science Fiction
Query: asimovs@dellmagazines.com
Sheila Williams
Editor
475 Park Ave. South, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Country Living
http://magazines.ivillage.com/countryliving/
http://www.hearstcorp.com/magazines/property/mag_prop_cliving.html
Monthly publication from Hearst Publishing
covering aspects of country living indoors
and out. Offers annual special focus issues.
Query: clmail@hearst.com
Country Living Magazine
224 W. 57th St., 7th Fl.
NY, NY 10019

Grist Magazine
http://www.grist.org/
http://www.grist.org/about/writers/
Environmental issues publication. Aka "doom
and gloom with a sense of humor." Considers
investigative journalism, articles, interviews,
and, features.
Query: mailto:grist@grist.orgg
Grist Magazine
811 First Avenue, Suite 466
Seattle, WA 98104

Hooked On The Outdoors
http://www.ruhooked.com/
http://www.ruhooked.com/company/editorial.html
Print publication on outdoor adventure, travel, and
the gear required to do it right. Considers features,
articles, tips, reviews, and regional highlights.
Query: query@ruhooked.com
Hooked On the Outdoors
2040 30th Street, Suite A
Boulder, CO 80301

Travel + Leisure.Com
http://www.travelandleisure.com/index.cfm
http://www.travelandleisure.com/contact/index.cfm#ed
Print publication for the active travelers.
Majority of content is freelance.
Query: tlquery@aexp.com
Travel + Leisure Magazine
Photography Department
1120 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

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