Industry Blogs and Websites

Oh Get a Grip
A blog written by three erotica authors that focuses on personal experiences as a writer and as a sexual person in today's society. Each member is asked a question once a week and forms their post each day around that topic.

Romance Divas

A site brimming with knowledge for romance readers/writers and erotica authors with a great forum, free workshops, and challeges.

Literary Rambles
A great site with writing tips of the week and agent interviews

Pier's Anthony's Guide to E-book Publishers
A site where you can learn the scoop of every publisher out there whether e-book or print. Discusses how they treat their authors, whether they are safe, royalties, etc.

Smart Bitches, Trashy Books
A blog that is on the pulse of Erotic Romance and Romance fiction, they review books, have a book club, discuss their favorite reads and new releases, and have a section where readers can request help on finding a book they can't recall the name of—with hilarious results. This blog is snarktasatic and funny.

Pimp My Novel
Offers a solid round-up every week of all the big news in publishing. Also a good publishing resource in general with insider info.

Query Shark
An agent dissects and rips apart queries for writers and the amusement of other writers. Good place to start when your just learning the process of querying.

Redlines and Deadlines
Ellora's Cave blog by the editors for any author of erotic romance or romance where they offer tips and tricks.

The Intern
Life in the publishing industry as seen by an Intern to a big agency.

The Self Publishing Revolution

A blog dedicated to spreading information on self-publishing formatting, style, practices and anything else a writer would want to know.

AbsoluteWrite Water Cooler

A forum used as a good place to go for information on publishers, agents, and other authors. They have the scoop first.