Top 100 Creative Writing Blogs

We’re not letting general miffedness at the fact of poetry constituting the last section of the list get in the way of our offering warm congratulations to C. Dale Young, Jilly Dybka and Melissa Fondakowski for being numbers 90, 91 and 92 (which would be numbers 1, 2 & 3 in the poetry section) respectively on this list of Top 100 Creative Writing Blogs:

90. Avoiding the Muse: Doctor, blogger and author C. Dale Young maintains this blog as well as teaching an MFA program on writing.

91. Poetry Hut Blog: Keep up to date on the latest happenings in the poetry world with this blog.

92. Poet with a Day Job: Does the title of this blog remind you of yourself? Read this blogger’s posts on writing, reading and everyday life here.

93. 1,000 Black Lines: Posts on this blog are a single line long, some of which record daily events and others that read like lines of poetry.

94. The Best American Poetry: Learn about some of the best poetry out there through this blog.

95. harriet: The Poetry Foundation maintains this blog, which posts about happenings in the poetry world and speaks directly to you, the poet.

96. Poems at the Poetry Showcase: Contribute your poetry to this blog, or read the postings of others.

97. The American Academy of Poets lets you know about great poetry that’s out there through their blog.

98. Poetry and Poets in Rags: This blogger is both a salesman and a poet.

99. Silliman’s Blog: Here you’ll find informative posts on contemporary poets and their work.

100. Poets Who Blog: This blog is a great resource for poets, with writing contests, posts about work and more.

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Nic Sebastian

Nic is the author of Forever Will End On Thursday and Dark And Like A Web. She founded the now-archived Whale Sound site and is co-founder of The Poetry Storehouse. Nic blogs at Very Like A Whale and Voice Alpha.

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