Articles and Resources

I have found the following sites helpful for editing and writing questions and topics:

Grammar and formatting

Chicago Manual of Style

English Stack Exchange

Grammarly grammar checker

Oxford Dictionaries

Cambridge Dictionary Online, helpful for British as well as US English

Grammar Girl

Purdue Online Writing Lab for MLA and APA styles

Interesting site comparing Chicago and APA


Specialized resources

Botanical Accuracy for correct terminology for botanical plants and plant parts, carries the latest updates:

Rochester Institute of Technology Academic Terminology Grammar and Style Guide, for correctly formatting academic degree titles:

Writer’s market listings


Cynthia Ward’s Market Maven

Writers Weekly, for writing jobs and career advice

Resources for self-publishing

Goodreads Author Program


Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing


Writing and editing tips and articles:

The Editor’s Blog

Moira Allen’s wonderful, comprehensive site

Storytellers Unplugged