Here are some links to helpful resources for writers.
The Internet Writing Workshop - A community where writers can submit and critique written works; provides a forum to discuss and get help on all aspects of writing; and, a public service educational organization, staffed by volunteers and free of charge. The Workshop is open to all styles and genres of writing: literary fiction, genre fiction, poetry, children's writing, essays, newspaper articles, scripts, you name it. Members do not need to be published writers, only to be serious about writing and about wanting to improve.
Where Writers Win - Marketing, websites, training, and tools for emerging authors.
Underground Book Reviews - Reviews self-published and indy-published books.
The Internet Review of Books - Book review site associated with the IWW.
Snowflakes in a Blizzard - Separating authors from the herd and giving them one-on-one time with readers.
Bookingly Yours - Book blog offering reviews as well as many promotional opportunities.
Speak Up Talk Radio - Listen to authors talk about their work, their writing process, and other topics, and support some great causes!