Well, hello! I figure you are here because you are looking for some insight. To me, this resource page is much like an index.
EDITING FOR WRITERS
Hiring an editor, while an eventual necessity, can be pricey. If you learn your grammar, mechanics, and spelling – and develop an observant eye, you can work as your own initial editor. But make no mistake. There is no substitute for a professional editor at some point in the game.
Here are some articles to get you started.
WRITING PRACTICE & PROMPTS
MOTIVATION TO TAKE YOU FROM SAYING YOU ARE WRITER TO BEING A WRITER
PUBLIC SPEAKING TIPS
Although you may not want to make a speech to the public, if you are a writer, you may eventually be asked to talk about your book or your writing process to other writers, or you may be asked to read a portion of your book to an audience.
Here are some public speaking tips to get you started.