A Writer's Group - Joan's blog and Sweethearts of the Rodeo writing group
Bibliophilia - an online
members-only writers’ workshop where critique is exchanged, a place for
writers and readers of all interests and skill levels. Registration is
free and works are private, with copyrights remaining with the authors.
Celebration of Women Writers
CHICAGO POETRY.COM - the center of Chicago's cyberspace poetry
Duotrope's Digest, a wonderful submission tracker and market listing
Funds for Writers, a great resource listing grants, contests and more.
Funky Dog Publishing
Grants: Writing & Translation
Illinois Arts Council
Illinois State Poetry Society
Ink in my Coffee - a writer's blog
Literary Ezines and Journals
LitLine, includes listing of Illinois writers
Lit Mag Central
Midwest Book Review
The Monster Whisperer - Taming the Day Job Monster and other Monsters!
NaNoWriMo - national novel writing month
NaNoFiMo - national novel finishing month
Nebraska Center for Writers, a great resource for writers with information, advice and links
New York Times Books