Related Links

Links for Writers:

Straw Dogs Writers Guild

  • A non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the craft and transformative power of writing, designed to serve writers throughout the Pioneer Valley by promoting individual growth, community outreach and enrichment, and community building.

Literary Northampton

  • Local website featuring Literary happenings in the Pioneer Valley, MA

Agent Query

  • The internet’s largest free database of literary agents.

Poets and Writers

  • Founded in 1970, Poets & Writers is the nation’s largest nonprofit organization serving creative writers. Their mission is to foster the professional development of poets and writers, to promote communication throughout the literary community, and to help create an environment in which literature can be appreciated by the widest possible public.

Write Angles Writers Conference

  • WriteAngles is Western New England’s premier conference by writers, for writers. At this one-day gathering, you’ll mix with experienced writers and agents in panel discussions, hands-on workshops, face-to-face meetings, and in casual networking opportunities.

American Book Expo

  • BookExpo provides a focused professional environment to discover emerging authors and the next blockbuster titles, engage with the world’s most influential publishers and learn from industry leaders and peers.


  • A social media platform for book lovers. Share what books you’re reading and find the next book you’ll fall in love with.