Links

Below you will find links Perelandra College professors and students have found to be informative, thought provoking, and/or useful. 

Food for thought: 

Mosaic, for podcasts of messages from a church founded by Erwin McManus, a strong advocate of the arts;

Evangelicals for Social Action, an organization of Christians advocating for justice and mercy. Their newsletter, Epistle, puts current events in a reasoned Biblical perspective.

Open Culture — The best free cultural and educational media on the web.  An astonishing collection of great (and free) ebooks, lectures, classes, readings.

Brain Pickings, for lots of wisdom, delivered weekly.

Some services and resources we recommend:


Gonbot Studio, where you’ll find Ron Goff, a smart, experienced, cordial and fair priced tech guy;

Crystal Bowman, for editing services, non-fiction;

Laurie Gibson, for editing services, fiction and non-fiction.

James Garfield, for copy editing;

Poisoned Pen Press, for excellent mystery novels;

Hickey’s Books, a small press whose profits support Perelandra College.

Associated Writing Programs, for writing resources, information on college and university writing programs, and listings of jobs available for writers;.

A searchable listing of literary agents from the good folks who publish Poets and Writers magazine, which is an excellent resource for writers of all kinds and especially the more literary sort.

Here’s Jane Friedman, a bright lady who knows plenty about book editing and publishing, on how to write a synopsis.

PaperFixr is an editing and proofreading service especially valuable for rush jobs.

Serving House Journal endeavors to publish fiction, nonfiction (CNF, essays, interviews, memoirs, reviews) and poetry that will surprise, rivet, amuse, charm, enchant — even electrify — its readers.  

Construct your own higher education: Open Education Database offers links to over 10,000 online classes, many of them free.

If your desire for education is primarily about earning a degree for employment purposes, here’s a website that may help. 

A friend has recommended courtsystem.org, which seems to have a complete and up-to-date database of listings for all emergency, legal and law enforcement government offices in the country. This could be especially helpful as a research tool for mystery and crime writers.

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