New in Online Fiction etc. to Read and Love:
Poetry – “Prepositions” by Elizabeth Savage, from Prime Number Magazine 11.2
(There’s so much great reading out there, and I had several pieces all listed out…. Then I deleted the list… oops)
Shelf Awareness – A site (and twice-weekly free newsletter on request) about books and the book industry, in two flavors: for readers, and for book trade professionals. Includes reviews of new releases in all categories, and articles on everything book-related. Founded by publishing industry veterans John Mutter and Jenn Risko.
McKenna’s Way – [Sorry, this site no longer exists] articles by McKenna Donovan and guests on various aspects of writing, from grammar and craft to motivation and finances.
Reading the Short Story – Retired literature teacher Charles May shares his views of various aspects of short stories old and new.
One Story at a Time – Starting Sept. 22, 2011, Katharine Weber will be leading this two-week message board discussion of a single story at The Book Balloon. The first story will be “Everything that Rises Must Converge” by Flannery O’Connor.
Short Story Slore – Reviews of short stories, collections, and novels, as well as occasional challenges and assorted literary information.
Rejection Wiki: A wiki site recording literary rejections to help in determining whether you have a standard, tiered or personalized rejection.