45 Best Creative Writing Blogs and Websites

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Creative Writing Blogs

Here are 45 Best Creative Writing Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. GrubStreet

GrubStreet Boston, Massachusetts, US
Covers expert craft lessons, publishing advice, book reviews, recommendations, author interviews and inspiration for writers. Creative Writing blog by GrubStreet is one of the nation's leading creative writing centers. We believe that narrative transforms lives, builds bridges, and produces empathy.
grubstreet.org/blog
11.9K 17.3K 1 post / month Get Email Contact

2. Writing Forward

Writing Forward Covers articles packed with tips and ideas that will inspire and inform your writing projects, grammar, good writing habits, and practices, plus tons of writing prompts and exercises to keep your pen moving. Whether you're looking for fresh ideas or trying to improve your writing, you've come to the right place!
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3.9K 2.9K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

3. Writer's Fun Zone

Writer's Fun Zone Brooklyn, New York, US
Covers articles to help you through all phases of writing a novel, from planning, writing, and editing to publishing and marketing. Writer's Fun Zone (WFZ) caters to fiction and creative nonfiction authors, both aspiring and published. Our mission is to make book writing and marketing fun instead of intimidating.
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17.5K 321 3 posts / week Get Email Contact

4. The Craft of Writing

The Craft of Writing Australia
Anne Skyvington teaches the skills and the craft of creative writing, both in groups convened by her and through online blogging. She is a writer of prose fiction, creative non-fiction, and poetry.
anneskyvington.com.au
146 130 30 posts / month Get Email Contact

5. Novelty Revisions

Novelty Revisions Chicago, Illinois, US
Covers tips and strategies to help writers organize their ideas, reach out to their audiences and maintain their originality and also addresses common struggles aspiring writers face.
megdowell.com/cate..
54 2.5K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

6. Thanet Creative

Thanet Creative Margate, England, UK
Covers articles useful to writers, poets, and authors. Thanet Creative is a charity that supports writers and creatives in Thanet.
thanetcreative.co.uk
556 351 3 posts / week Get Email Contact

7. Storius Magazine

Storius Magazine US
Featuring perspectives of professional and emerging authors, filmmakers, and other creators, it delivers a rich mix of storytelling facts, news, and techniques to its readers. Storius Magazine is an online magazine about the art, craft, and business of storytelling.
medium.com/storiusmag
11 posts / year Get Email Contact

8. Creative Writing News

Creative Writing News Morden, Manitoba, Canada
Covers literary news, writing and publishing tips, literary events, writing courses and more. Learn firsthand about the most important publications, gist about your favorite authors'. Creative Writing News is the most reliable educational resource blog for stakeholders in the writing industry.
creativewritingnew..
1.8K 7 posts / week Get Email Contact

9. Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve

Academic and Creative Writing Journal Vikram Karve Pune, Maharashtra, India
Hi, I'm Vikram Waman Karve. A creative person with a zest for life. This blog is a Gallimaufry of my academic and creative writing - fiction, short stories, articles, musings, book reviews, technology, management, philosophy, self-help, food, travel, health, inspirational and academic writing.
Also in Short Story Blogs
karvediat.blogspot..
12.7K 5 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

10. Firefly Creative Writing Blog

Firefly Creative Writing Blog Toronto, Ontario, Canada
We are a small-but-mighty team of writing coaches and support staff based in Toronto and available internationally to help writers melt their blocks, understand their unique, perfect processes and pull their dreams down onto the page. Find extremely loving creative writing workshops, retreats and coaching.
fireflycreativewri..
1.6K 1 post / month Get Email Contact

11. The Creative Penn Blog

The Creative Penn Blog Bath, England, UK
I'm Joanna. I love books and since you're here, I guess you do too! This site is for writers just starting out in need of craft advice, as well as for authors further ahead on the journey looking for business help and a glimpse into the future of creativity.I've been sharing my writing and publishing experience since 2008 so you can learn from my mistakes and be more successful in your creative life.
Also in Self Publishing Blogs, Book Marketing Blogs, UK Writing Blogs, UK Book Marketing Blogs
thecreativepenn.co..
36K 85.3K 4 posts / week Dec 2008 Get Email Contact

12. Creative Writing at Leicester

Creative Writing at Leicester Leicester, England, UK
Creative Writing at Leicester is a blog featuring poetry, fiction, non-fiction and articles about writing, literature and literary events. At the University of Leicester, Creative Writing is a thriving subject at all levels. As part of the Centre for New Writing, we run undergraduate and postgraduate courses, host public events, careers talks and writing workshops, and foster writers within the university and beyond.
creativewritingatl..
65K 59.6K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact

13. Master's in Creative Writing

Master's in Creative Writing Oxford, England, UK
Welcome to Oxford University's MSt in Creative Writing blog, a resource for Oxford events, calls for submission, competitions, news, interviews and more. Oxford University's Master of Studies in Creative Writing is a two-year, part-time master's degree course offering a unique combination of high contact hours, genre specialization, and critical and creative breadth.
blogs.conted.ox.ac..
58K 8.9K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

14. E.A. Deverell Creative Writing Blog

E.A. Deverell Creative Writing Blog UK
A wealth of fun and functional writing worksheets, writing articles, prompts, story ideas, and more.
Also in Writing Blogs
eadeverell.com
1.9K 1.6K 2.7K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

15. Hackney and Jones » Creative Writing Blog

Hackney and Jones » Creative Writing Blog UK
Ever wondered how to get those novel ideas out of your head? Go from blank page to published in no time with our creative writing blog. Hackney and Jones is operated by Claire Hackney & Vicky Jones. Claire Hackney is a former English Literature, Drama and Media Studies teacher and co-author of 'Meet Me At 10'. Vicky is an author and singer-songwriter, with numerous examples of her work on iTunes and YouTube.
hackneyandjones.co..
2.3K 115K 10 posts / year Get Email Contact

16. The Novelry Blog

The Novelry Blog UK
Writing tips and advice for writers wanting to find out more about how to write a novel.
Also in Storytelling Blogs
thenovelry.com/blog
2.6K 4.7K 2.6K 1 post / week May 2017 Get Email Contact

17. This Itch Of Writing

This Itch Of Writing London, England, UK
This Itch Of Writing is a blog by novelist Emma Darwin shares all about fiction & creative non-fiction writing it, reading it, teaching it and sometimes hating it.
emmadarwin.typepad..
6.4K 235 3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

18. Boston University Creative Writing Blog

Boston University Creative Writing Blog Boston, Massachusetts, US
This is the blog for the MFA Program in Creative Writing at Boston University. Read articles written by alumni and current grad students on book reviews, book publishing, stories, news, publishers, and more.
blogs.bu.edu/crwr
1 post / month Get Email Contact

19. About Writing

About Writing Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Keith Crawford shares articles about book reviews, writing lessons, creativity and literary theory, news, events, competitions and more. About Writing blog is his reflective journal about creative writing.
aboutwriting.org
2.8K 331 1 post / week Get Email Contact

20. WriteByNight

WriteByNight New York City, New York, US
Covers writing help, writing tips, writing prompts, literary news, and more. WriteByNight is a writers' service dedicated to helping writers of all experience levels write more, write better, and achieve your goals.
writebynight.net/blog
1.7K 2K 9 posts / year Sep 2009 Get Email Contact

21. Write-now

Write-now South Africa
Jonathan Oladeji shares articles to help you write better stories and create sale effective digital content. His writing inspires a lot of readers from all over the world.
jonathanoladeji.co..
1.3K 2 5 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

22. Derbyshire Writing School Blog

Derbyshire Writing School Blog High Peak, England, UK
No matter where you are on your creative writing journey, we can help you build your knowledge and grow your creativity. Updated weekly, our blog will inspire and support you with tips & tricks and useful resources. At Derbyshire Writing School, we believe everyone has a story to tell. It could be an award-winning fiction tale, a non-fiction book full of your expertise or a beautiful memoir that brings your memories to life. We can help you get the words out of your head and into the world.
derbyshirewritings..
340 3 posts / month Get Email Contact

23. Creative Writing Blog

Creative Writing Blog San Francisco, California, US
Covers articles about creative writing, playwriting, fiction, poetry and more. The Creative Writing program at Ruth Asawa School of the Arts is a rigorous, accelerated discipline for highly motivated students who want to study the art and craft of writing.
sotacw.org
56 537 4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

24. Method Writing

Method Writing Scotland, UK
I'm Jules Horne, a writer and creative writing tutor from Scotland. I teach on the Open University MA in Creative Writing and have worked as an associate playwright with Playwrights' Studio Scotland. Like most writers, I grew up devouring books from an early age. This site brings together some of my discoveries from along the way, as well as tools and processes from the different writing professions.
method-writing.com..
7 posts / year Get Email Contact

25. Jess Lourey's Writing Retreats

Jess Lourey's Writing Retreats Do you want dedicated time, expert guidance, and an inspiring location to write your novel, memoir, or self-help book? Or maybe you simply want to relax, recharge, and write with a community of creative women?You've come to the right place.
creativewritingret..
1.4K 153 12 posts / year Get Email Contact

26. Creative Write-it Blog

Creative Write-it Blog Balwyn North, Victoria, Australia
Here you'll find writing tips, announcements, words by young writers, and more! At Creative Write-it, we are dedicated to inspiring, encouraging, and empowering young writers. Our programs have been developed around the understanding that creativity and storytelling are open to everyone, that magic can happen with a little one-on-one attention, and that the vital skills of clear communication and creative thinking will support us throughout life.
creativewriteit.co..
1.1K 1 post / month Get Email Contact

27. Echoes Within

Echoes Within Hi! I'm Jimmy Sharma. You can read my thoughts and analysis on English language, literature and creative writing on my blog.
echoeswithin82.blo..
2 posts / month Get Email Contact

28. Terribleminds

Terribleminds Bucksport, Maine, US
Novelist Chuck Wendig shares articles about writing, parenthood, food, pop culture, and other such shenanigans. He created a lively blog with many useful tips for fiction writers.
Also in Literary Blogs
terribleminds.com/..
178.8K 6.7K 1 post / year Get Email Contact

29. Quinn Creative

Quinn Creative Arizona, US
QuinnCreative's mission is writing, training, coaching all using creative approaches, laughter, and story-telling to help businesses and individuals discover their hidden strengths and share them. Follow Quinn Creative blog written by Quinn McDonald to learn how to focus on the reader and tell a story the reader cares about.
Also in Business Writing Blogs
quinncreative.word..
223 1.8K 165 Get Email Contact

30. Curtis Brown Creative Blog

Curtis Brown Creative Blog London, England, UK
Founded in 1899, Curtis Brown has an unrivaled reputation for launching new writers in a competitive publishing environment, and for developing successful writing careers. Start your writing journey with expert teaching from acclaimed writers and top literary agents.
Also in Literary Agent Blogs
curtisbrowncreativ..
5.8K 18.6K 1.2K 30 posts / year Get Email Contact

31. Margaret James Blog

Margaret James Blog Devonport, England, UK
Covers articles related to creative writing. Margaret James is the novelist, journalist, teacher of creative writing.
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588 7.6K Get Email Contact

32. WriteGirl Blog

WriteGirl Blog Los Angeles, California, US
WriteGirl is a Los Angeles-based creative writing and mentoring organization that spotlights the power of a girl and her pen. Here, we match girls with women writers who mentor them in creative writing. It is a creative writing and mentoring organization that promotes creativity, critical thinking and leadership skills to empower teen girls.
writegirl.org/blog
6.8K 9.4K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

33. Peter Rey's Blog

Peter Rey's Blog US
Covers creative writing and self-publishing tips, with occasional digressions to productivity hacks and much more, by Peter Rey, Horror and Fantasy writer.
peterrey.com
2.6K 8 posts / year Get Email Contact

34. Bloggable

Bloggable Bloggable features articles and thought-provoking ideas on a variety of topics in a young person life
bloggable.home.blog
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35. Practical Creative Writing

Practical Creative Writing Liverpool, England, UK
Practical Creative Writing brings you free creative writing exercises, inspiration and lots of useful information.
practicalcreativew..
472 34 Get Email Contact

36. writing bubble

writing bubble UK
Hello, I'm Maddy! Welcome to Writing Bubble where I share my ponderings, poetry, prose, and snippets of my life as a mum of three young boys. Blogging about the twists and turns of life on a Northumbrian hillside.
writingbubble.co.uk
564 Sep 2012 Get Email Contact

37. sophieduffy

sophieduffy UK
Covers articles on creative writing, books, reading and more. Sophie Duffy is the novelist, mentor, teacher, worshipper of two Tibetan Terriers, living by the seaside.
sophieduffy.wordpr..
312 3.5K 1 post / year Get Email Contact

38. Writing in the House of Dreams

Writing in the House of Dreams UK
Jenny Alexander is the author of stacks of children's books, teacher of creative dreaming and writing for adults, the blogger in the House of Dreams. Follow to receive the latest updates about her new blog posts on creative writing.
writinginthehouseo..
541 1.6K Get Email Contact

39. One Year Adventure Novel Blog

One Year Adventure Novel Blog Olathe, Kansas, US
Covers creative writing tips and insights for writers, writing tools, step by step process of writing a compelling, fully structured novel and more.
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8.3K 402 2 posts / year Get Email Contact

40. Patrick Wey

Patrick Wey Ontario, Canada
Patrick demonstrates and showcases his profound grasp of science and his technical expertise. He has attempted to write from an intuitive-automatic space, allowing words to write themselves, to be, without an over indulgence of thought destroying their raw beauty.
patrickwey.com/blo..
595 16 posts / year Aug 1995 Get Email Contact

41. Mind the Dog Writing Blog

Mind the Dog Writing Blog Covers musings, insights, and advice on the written word for writers and readers from Amanda Sue Creasey, an aspiring novelist, published writer, and English teacher.
amandasuecreasey.com
710 Get Email Contact

42. a word, if i may

a word, if i may Roxanne vents her insatiable, lifelong passion for words and writing. Also covers articles on motherhood, poetry, fiction and travel adventures.
awordifimay.wordpr..
53 192 Get Email Contact

43. Touring Muso

Touring Muso Austin, Texas, US
Touring Muso is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, producer, teacher. Follow this blog that covers all things creative and matters of the heart.
touringmusician.wo..
9 posts / year Sep 2017 Get Email Contact

44. Steve Carlton Writing

Steve Carlton Writing Focuses on creative nonfiction writing, poetry, and personal essays. Also includes poetry, essays and creative nonfiction narratives.
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Creative Writing Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Creative Writing. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Guest Contributor writersfunzone.com 66
Joanna Penn thecreativepenn.com 47
Katie Smart curtisbrowncreative.co.uk 44
terribleminds terribleminds.com 37
Chiziterem creativewritingnews.com 35
Anne Skyvington anneskyvington.com.au 33
Chris Fraser fireflycreativewriting.com 33
Coordinator blogs.bu.edu 30
Peter Rey peterrey.com 24
SOTA Creative Writing sotacw.org 24
Kate Longworth blogs.conted.ox.ac.uk 20
Vicky hackneyandjones.com 19
Julie Dickson creativewriteit.com.au 17
Keith Crawford aboutwriting.org 17
Emma Darwin emmadarwin.typepad.com 16
Chiziterem Chijioke creativewritingnews.com 16
Amy Han creativewriteit.com.au 16
Katie Geyer writegirl.org 14
Lauren Davison derbyshirewritingschool.com 14
Nom de Plume medium.com 13
Discoveries curtisbrowncreative.co.uk 13
Laura Stroud derbyshirewritingschool.com 11
David Duhr writebynight.net 11
Melissa Donovan writingforward.com 11
QuinnCreative quinncreative.wordpress.com 10
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