My Off the Shelf interview is now live on the web for direct download or live feed from the Radio Riel website. Thanks so much to everyone who tuned in for the live feed! I had such a great time chatting with Kghia and Simeon!
During the interview, I mentioned a lot about the writing community in SL. Here are some great links to the communities and book related places in the virtual world.
~ Writer and Reader Communities ~
Bookstacks - A place for bookish people to meet other bookish people and get together and do bookish things. Sends out a weekly events notices showcasing book happenings and readings all around the SL grid.
The Written Word - An area in SL dedicated to writers. Home of the Writer's Circle, the Meet An Author interview show and my weekend novel writing group. Also in connection with the London School of Journalism which now has it's own sim!.
Virtual Writers - The essential web resource for the virtual writer, both professionals and beginning. Hosts morning writer's meets/dashes, readings, and book discussions. Also has a spotlight link on various online literary mags.
Story Mountain Center for Writers - A place for writers! Serious fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction classes taught by professionals; critique & support groups; writers' hangout & coffee shop (Hemingway Cafe)
~ SL Blogs ~
Writers in the (Virtual) Sky - Reporting on opportunities & resources for writers in Second Life & other virtual worlds
Two Three Six Five - Three hundred and sixty-five glimpses into two worlds.