This page lists literary websites and blog sites of Society members
and websites of interest to Oklahoma writers.
Direct links to the listed
websites are provided.
Websites of Interest to Writers
Book Publishers Accepting Submissions
by Brian Grove. This website contains links to book publishers. The publishers are grouped into about 85 categories.
Mystery Writers of America
by Mystery Writers of America. This website is mostly for those involved in
writing mysteries. It does not include much content of value for writers, of any genre.
Oklahoma Authors on the Web
by Oklahoma Center for the Book.
A website listing links to websites of some Oklahoma authors. Included
are fan pages, profiles, finding aids, and author-maintained websites.
Oklahoma Center for Poets
by Oklahoma Center for Poets and Writers at OSU, Tulsa.
The Center website includes various notices, interviews, and helps for Oklahoma poets and writers.
The center produces the excellent TV show "Writing Our Loud" on OETA.
Oklahoma Presenters and Performers
by Marilyn A. Hudson. This a blog intended as
a meeting place for creative performers and presenters to meet, plan, dream,
be encouraged, promote, and learn.
Oklahoma Romance Writers of America
by OK-RWA. The official website of
the Oklahoma Romance Writers of America (AKA "The Oklahoma Outlaws").
The website includes information on meetings, membership, research links, etc.
The research page has links to numerous sources for writers.
Oklahoma Writers and Authors
by Marilyn A. Hudson. This is a blog to
provide information about writers, authors, and publishers in the state of
Oklahoma. It is an information portal to promote new books, new authors, and
inform about new publishing and marketing opportunities.
Oklahoma Writers' Federation
by Oklahoma Writers' Federation.
OWFI is an organization of writers' groups and affiliate members.
It is dedicated to promoting higher standards for the creative arts in Oklahoma.
They have an annual conference and writing contests in 29 genre.
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America
by SFWA. This website contains news,
notes, and support for those interested in this genre. It includes some excellent articles on
advice for new writers, the craft of writing, and the business end of writing. It has lots
of great content.
Society of Children's Book Writers and
Illustrators: Oklahoma Chapter
by SCBWIOK. The Society is a group of children's book writers and
illustrators who come together to learn from each other and to
encourage each other. The OK Chapter meets monthly and has semi-annual
conferences. It is an affiliate of the national Society with website at
by Writer's Digest. This is a forum for writer's to post
inquiries and receive responses from other writers. There are 15 or more subject areas.
Contributors may post new questions or opinions or may respond to another's post. Issues
get discussed, but it's up to the reader to sort out the wheat from the chaff.
by Writer's Market. A website designed to help
writers market there works. It has an extensive data base of market listings and
publishers, lots of writing and publishing helps, a writer's forum, and many more features.
This is the online version of Writer's Market, the "freelance writer's bible"
since 1921. The website has a subscription fee (one option is $3.95 per month).
by 100 Words staff. A website devoted to training writers
to develop a daily writing habit. Contributors must submit 100 words every day (except 1) for a calendar month;
any less and your writing submissions are removed. Of course, you can read the submissions
of others, However, many submissions include heavy doses of profanity, and most are best described as "drivel."
The website has no subscription fee.
Personal Literary Websites of Members
Beth Stephenson Website
by Beth Stephenson.
This is the literary website of Beth Stephenson - author, columnist, and speaker.
Beth's website includes a biography and information on her books. Beth is a founding member of
the Red Dirt Writers.
Betsy Randolph Website
www.RedDirtWriters.org/betsy by Betsy Randolph, author of the Cat Carlyle Mysteries.
This is the literary website of Betsy Randolph. Her website features
her first completed manuscript "The Lying Kind" and a description of her speaking engagements.
Betsy is a member of the Red Dirt Writers.
Bob Hinkle Website
by Bob Hinkle.
This is the literary website of Bob Hinkle. Bob's website includes a biography and information on
his books. Bob is a member of the Red Dirt Writers.
Melissa Neely Website
by Melissa Neely.
This is the literary website of Melissa Neely - Children's author and living history presenter.
Melissa's website includes a biography, information on her books, and
information on living history
classroom presentations. Melissa is a founding member of
the Red Dirt Writers.
The Pirate Bride
by Ryan and Anna McKinley.
This is a website promoting their book "The Pirate Bride." It contains links and other info
of interest. Ryan and Anna are members of the Red Dirt Writers.
Blogs of Members
Chocolate Cream Centers
by Beth Stephenson.
Blog of Beth Stephenson - author, speaker, columnist and founding member of the Red Dirt Writers.
Pistols and Pruners
by Betsy Randolph.
Blog of Betsy Randolph - author, speaker, and member of the Red Dirt Writers.
by Zack Savage.
Blog of Zack Savage - writer, poet, self-portraitist, and member of the Red Dirt Writers.
Other Websites of Members
by Larry Foreman.
A website centered around Larry's book publishing business and website publishing business.
The homepage contains links to some [i.e., those still on-line] of the numerous websites that Larry built
and maintains. The webmaster, Larry Foreman,
is a founding member of the Red Dirt Writers.