First Draft: A dialogue on writing is a wonderful podcast where heavy-weight writers discuss their process. They are all so humble and gentle voiced. They all struggle with self doubt and rejection.
Writing excuses — Great 15-minute long podcast for writers by writers. Mostly genre fiction, but applicable to all writing. 12 seasons and counting.
Writing with Color — tumblr blog about writing centered on racial & ethnic diversity.
janefriedman.com — this lady knows what she’s talking about. Please check her out. So much great advice about publishing.
Queryshark — excellent resource for learning about the do’s and dont’s of querying.
Goodreads — this is how I found my beta readers! Tons of writers and readers on the forum board. You must register first.
Absolutewrite forums — a great place to hang out when you’re not actually writing. They even have a lovely discussion board for query rejection stories.
Slushpile hell — how to laugh but NOT to query.
Twitter — who knew there were so many lit agents, editors and fellow writers on twitter. My god they love it! Make some connections. Find beta readers. Learn stuff. #amwriting #amrevising #5amwritersclub #ontheporch #storysocial