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The Writer's Craft

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For Young Writers
A good place for young and aspiring writers. Articles with advice for beginners, information on paying and non-paying markets, and useful sites and other resources, plus a forum where young writers can network with one another are included here. An "Inkspot" site.

CTY/IAAY Writing Tutorials Home Page
Johns Hopkins distance-learning courses of writing instruction for verbally talented youth include an Expository Writing Tutorial-by-mail, (8th-12th grades); Young Students Writing Tutorial, (6th-7th grades); and resources for parents and teachers.

Stone Soup
An international magazine written by kids ages 8 to 13 that publishes writing and artwork from throughout the English-speaking world. This site offers a sample issue, guidelines for submitting manuscripts, links for the current issue, and more.

The "Write" Spot!
Attached to "MidLink" electronic magazine for kids in the middle grades. Here you can submit your writing--drama, fiction, poetry, sci-fi--and see it published, and read what other writers have submitted. Or click on MidLink's home page.

Teen Writers
An on-line magazine that publishes writing by teens and offers links to other resources

World Writers
Students at Birchwood Elementary School in Bellingham, Washington, want you to "join them for a writing adventure where you will be able to get ideas for stories, see what other students are writing about, and get help with editing your stories."

Gotham Writers' Workshop
Online resources for writers that include top five sites, news sources, publishers, screenplays online, and writing and reference tools. Plus register for online writing courses.