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Some Other Useful Websites for Local Writers

Collected by Cjad Elstad and Hmm, last updated 1/26/2012

Mechanics of Writing

Writing Resources

Minnesota Science Fiction and Fantasy Organizations

  • Minn-Stf -- The Minnesota Science Fiction Society, the oldest of the MN fan organizations. They run Minicon.
  • Geek Partnership Society -- Our Sponsors. They run the GPS writing contest, have bookclubs, and do other geeky things.
  • Convergence Events -- They run Convergence and have lots of cool events.
  • SF Minnesota -- a multicultural, multimedia organization dedicated to improving contacts among groups and individuals interested in speculative fiction. They run Diversicon.
  • FenSF -- Fans Educational Network for Science Fiction, which runs MarsCon.

Awesome Minnesota SF Bookstores

Writing Markets & Related

  • -- Figure out where to submit your next work.
  • Duotrope -- Searchable criteria for markets; detail includes response times (Min/Avg/Max)
  • The Market List -- A resource for genre fiction writers <-- Lists magazines and response times

Reference Materials

Writing Podcasts (These can all be found on iTunes)

Table of Contents

Page title Most recent update Last edited by
MinnSpec Podcast May 6, 2012 6:20 PM Abra
Some Other Useful Websites for Local Writers January 26, 2012 9:20 AM Hilary Moon M.
Tips for Constructive Critiques June 5, 2017 10:19 AM Margaret T.
Official FAQ June 5, 2017 10:16 AM Margaret T.
About MinnSpec -- Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers April 11, 2017 11:31 AM Abra

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