Are you an adult or teen starting your writing journey?

Check out these resources:

Career Paths: Fiction Writing

Young Writers Project

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators [SCBWI]

The Purple Crayon

Writer’s Digest

Poets & Writers


Are you looking for an inspiring retreat?

Explore your creative self:

Highlights Foundation

Kindling Words

Whispering Pines

The Writing Barn


Are you looking for literary places to visit?

There are some amazing museums and galleries that showcase children’s books in their always-changing exhibits:

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

R. Michelson Galleries

New York Public Library


Are you looking for a good book to read?

Advice from friends and family is always the best way to find a good book. Here are some other places to start:

Cybils—Children’s and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards

American Library Association Awards

The Brown Bookshelf

Disability in Kidlit