Helpful Author Links

I thought I would make a page for authors, mainly helpful links. There is so much available for free out there so hopefully this will be a handy resource.

Free Software:

Open Office   Word Processor

LibreOffice     Word Processor

yWriter  Word Processor with writer's                                                                                                                 organization   functions

Calibre           Ebook organization and for  formats                                                                                  
Sumatra       Small footprint pdf reader w/out constant                                                                                            updates ( I prefer it to Adobe.)

Sigil                    Epub editor

Gimp                          Photo design software

youtube                        TUTORIALS

Forums and Newsgroups

Romance Divas   

Currently open for membership. Romance writers--SIGN UP NOW! The best site out there with a huge forum and excellent self publishing forum. Also resources, craft, industry news.

Writer's Cafe,60.0.html
This also links to writer's resources, cover makers, editors.

Indie Romance Ink

Self Publishing Info Swap

Marketing For Romance Writers             More than a newsgroup.

Absolute Write  Biggest help is their 'Bewares' forum.

Guide books

Publish on Amazon (by Amazon) Free

Smashwords Style Guide  Free  Nitty gritty formatting.

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