Links for Writers in South Africa

Book Publishing Services

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News Sites for Journalists

Online Dictionaries

International Writing Markets and Writing Competitions

  • The Short Story ­– short story collections, tips, articles, events, competitions, workshops and projects.
  • Duotrope – a subscription-based service listing over 7,000 active fiction, poetry, non-fiction and visual art publishers and agents.
  • Worldwide Freelance – one of the largest online databases of freelance writing markets. Plus, writer’s guidelines for 2,000+ publications.
  • Firstwriter – writing competitions.
  • Writers’ Forum is a high-quality monthly UK magazine for writers of all genres, fiction, non-fiction and poetry. They run frequent competitions. Issues can be purchased here.
  • Flash500 – flash fiction, short story, and novel opening competitions.

Fiction Writing Links

Search Engines for Research


Writing Resource Sites

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