Useful writers’ resources

By Muhammad Mahdi Karim,, own work.

Online dictionaries and wikis [free for all]

Real journalism
medialens [correcting the distorted vision of the corporate media]alternet [independent media resource] •  reporters without bordersnoam chomsky archivesnoseweeksource watch and pr watch [keeping an eye on the spindoctors]unknown news •  storytelling in a post-journalism world

new media lab @ rhodes poynterfreedom of expression institute [fxi]  •  my alma mater [where I realised I had to be a dissident]


  • You know what? just wing it, language should be flexible and in constant flux.
  • But make sure you have a good editor to do the final check!
  • New Zealand has agreed to allow txt or sms English in exam papers, as long as the student has comprehended the subject at hand.

google mapsstraatkaartthe planetgoogle earth [our glorious planet]

SA also provides photographic services

dissident voicealternative press index: lists radical zines • 09 F9 [assault on digital rights]green anarchy

contact us for a quote, our prices are the best in town [gotta love puns] • if it’s a good quote you’re looking for, we have access to those too motivational quotes, inspirational quotes, social justice quotes, enviro-quotes

Writing tips
• write with your heart not your head • In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act – George Orwell

generation alpha  •  right to know campaign [R2K]  •  Let the truth be told  • the maskapfenvironmental justiceadbustersabahlali basemjondolo

why should I pay someone to write for me? I can do it myself!

project gutenberg free books, where copyright has expired