20 Inspiring Pinterest Boards for Writers

20 Inspiring Pinterest Boards for Writers
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Pinterest isn’t just a place for jewelry, clothing or landscape images; it can also help inspire and promote your work as a writer.

If you want to spice up your book, find resources on editing, or organize your writing space, check out these 20 Pinterest boards for writers.

1. Jody Hedlund’s How to Edit board

With everything from infographics, to quotes, to articles and checklists, this colorful resource will help you find the tips you need to clean up your copy.

2. Writer’s Relief’s Getting Help With Your Writing board

Need help developing your novel’s character? Want to find a writing mentor? This board has everything you need to improve your writing, including ways to spice up your stories.

3. Kansas City Public Library’s Book-Inspired Crafts board

Whoever said books are boring never saw a Pinterest board like this! Check out these amazing book-inspired crafts and DIY ideas for any type of book lover.

4. Book Riot’s Cover Lovin’ board

Create inspiring and eye-catching book covers for your upcoming novel or ebook with this vast collection of book cover designs.

5. NaNoWriMo’s Writerly Inspiration board

Make your creative mark with Pins on ways to be more inspired, motivational quotes, writing prompts and more.

6. Your Writer Platform’s Book Promotion and Publicity board

Writers often have to use social media (whether they like it or not!) to spread the word about their work. This board shares tons of resources for promoting, marketing and selling your latest book.

7. Levo League’s Productivity and Organization board

Every writer wants to make their lives easier! From mobile apps, to office organization ideas, to creating weekly checklists, you’ll find something to ensure your writing is a priority.

8. Create as Folk’s Publish a Book board

If you’re looking to publish a book, this board has you covered. It includes tips on marketing your book, getting reviews, establishing a platform and more.

9. Greatist’s Relax and Recover board

As a writer it’s important to nourish your body as well as your mind. Use these ideas to relax, recover and renew your imagination.

10. The Stacey Harris’ Fonts to Love board

Looking for that perfect font to use in your next novel, or cover design? This board has tons of fantastic fonts to choose from.

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11. Grammarly’s General English board

The English language is a funny thing, and it contradicts itself a lot. You’ll get a few laughs from reading these Pins from grammar checker Grammarly, along with a reminder to always proofread your work!

12. Lis Dingjan’s Laptop Cafes board

This board will help you easily find workspaces and cafes that provide the wifi access you need to be productive, no matter where you are in the world.

13. Amanda Patterson’s Interesting Authors board

Learn from the great authors of the past, including facts about their lives and the quotes that made them famous.

14. Bethany Moore’s Music for Writing board

Every writing session should include some motivating music to get you in the mood and keep you on task. It also helps to focus on the music and not the words, which is what this board provides.

15. The Freelancer’s Union Healthy Freelance Living board

Being a successful freelancer is a skill that requires hard work and a positive mindset. Use these Pins to start your day off right and help your motivation last throughout the day.

16. Kayla Gain’s For the Love of Books and Music board

Not all good writing comes from books; many incredible quotes are written as lyrics, poems and screenplays. This board has a great mix of both!

17. Joanna Penn’s Pens, Ink and Notebooks board

For those of us who enjoy putting pen to paper, this board has it all. With these unique pens and journals, your scribbles will be sure to inspire.

18. K.M. Weiland’s The Write Stuff board

For the writing life you’re gonna need the Write Stuff, and this board delivers just that. With ideas for the perfect writing gift and essential food for writing, you’ll find a little bit of everything.

19. The Writing Whisperer’s Art Journaling board

Journaling and doodling can unleash your innovation and remove that frustrating writer’s block. So go ahead and document your writing in a colorful way!

20. Kait Roth’s Books to Read board

With tons of new reads to choose from and beautiful bookshelf “porn” you’ll never run out of ingenuity or ideas for your writing work.

Do you have a favorite writing-related Pinterest board?

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  1. Zoe Uwem says:

    Awesome list, Carrie.
    Thanks for sharing this!

  2. Mike Ritt says:

    I have just decided to join Pinterest because of this article. Great stuff. Thanks for posting.

  3. Thanks for the great list. We all could use a little more inspiration and guidance. Now, I just need to ration my Pinterest time…

  4. Thanks Carrie! I just followed all of these. I will be sharing your helpful article. Best, Christine

  5. Wow, what fun boards! I just followed several. Thanks

  6. Thanks for including my fonts board, excited to share it with the community!

    Great resources Carrie!

  7. Thanks for the useful list, I started a writing inspiration Pinterest board a little while ago – now I have lots of new sources to add things to it from! http://www.pinterest.com/emilysorgan/writing-inspiration/

  8. I’m a huge fan of Pinterest. Thanks for the intro to some new people, Carrie! I have a fun board…Books by Late Bloomers (people who published after age 40): http://www.pinterest.com/debraeve/books-by-late-bloomers/

  9. This was great! I wanted to follow more boards and these are just perfect! All added to my hoard, er, um, collection.

    I already began a board of my own for writing, and contribute to another writing, inspiration board. Pinterest is perfect to get the creativity going!



  10. Hi Ms. Smith! Based on your recommendations I am now following these Pinterest boards. I already had my own board labeled FREELANCE WRITER, but I’m so glad you directed me to these boards. Be careful! You make sense! Following your tweets now. 🙂

  11. Here’s my Pinterest board dedicated to all things writing!


  12. I followed more than a couple 🙂

  13. Great boards. Followed many of them.
    Check out all the super writer boards for the Redwood Writers (RedwoodWriters.org), the largest chapter of the California Writers Club @ https://www.pinterest.com/redwoodwriters/

    Boards include:
    • Grammar Cheat Sheet
    • Choosing Words
    • Writing Scenes
    • Path to Publishing
    • Writers Being Social and Building a Platform
    • Creating Characters
    • A Writer’s Prescription
    • Writer Humor
    • …and many more boards geared to inspire writers


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