Useful Links
    This book is for anyone who has ever considered publishing their own work but has either thought the process seemed too complicated or too expensive. Leti Del Mar has put together an easy to read process. She even invited me to contribute a chapter!
The wonderful publishing house who are publishing Destiny Road. Check out their list of authors and submission guidelines.
This fantastic bi-monthly e-mag has all the latest information for writers and illustrators as well as readers. They promote festivals, competitions, marketing advice, interviews and more. I strongly recommend subscribing. It's through Buzz Words I found out about Morris Publishing Australia, which ultimately let to Destiny Road being published - so thanks Buzz Words!

Creative Kids Tales is an Australian web site designed to promote emerging authors as well as information on established authors.

Di Bates offers many things including modules of interest for people to apply to their writing. She offers practical information about publication and marketing. Di is also an accomplished writer herself.

  • Affordable Manuscript Assessments
Have you written your manuscipt and need some unbiased advice? Affordable Manuscript Assessments is an affordable service that does just that. They will assess your writing and cover your strengths, weaknesses as well as offer suggestions for improvement. I have found this service to be most helpful and informative.


  1. These are great resources. Thanks for sharing, Melissa.

    1. Thanks De, they have been really useful to me!