Useful Links - Arts & Humanities

Writing

 

  • Ask Oxford
    Are there any words that rhyme with orange? More than just definitions, Ask Oxford has tips for better writing, word games, and expert answers to frequently asked questions.
  • Book Divas
    Book Divas is an online book club for the young and the young at heart. Members share and read author interviews, book reviews and writing contests. Two regular columns deal with writing and publishing tips.
  • Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr. (at Bartleby.com)
    A classic reference for the rules of composition and clear writing, this go-to version is a great aid when writing style needs clarification.
  • Guide to Grammar and Style
    Rutgers English professor Jack Lynch created and maintains this site as an aid for writing students. Search terms by alphabetic order, rudimentary search engine or use his informative guide to"Getting an A on an English Paper" (a work in progress).
  • How to Write a Novel in 100 Days or Less
    Peace Corps writer John Coyne believes all of us carry around at least one novel in our heads and has created a 101-day calendar of tips and encouragement to help you write yours.