Hot Summer Reading: 7 Climate Fiction Titles for a Warming World

Column by Susan DeFreitas
Think cli-fi is all doom and gloom? Think again. The seven titles on this list are full of sexy summer sizzle and smart suspense—perfect for apocalyptic beach reading.

6 Game Development Lessons For Writers

Column by Peter Derk
May 26, 2016 (3) comments
6 writing lessons from Derek Yu and the world of game development.

5 Writing Sheds That You'll Want To Build For Yourself

Column by Leah Dearborn
Have you ever wanted a writing space that was completely your own, built away from all the others parts of your life?

Book vs. Film: 'Psycho'

Column by Christopher Shultz
May 25, 2016 (1) comments
Between Bloch's novel and Hitchcock's film, which version of 'Psycho' is the Mother?

Fast Draft Hell: 7 Lessons I Learned (Almost) Writing a Novel in 14 Days

Column by Riki Cleveland
May 24, 2016 (3) comments
20 pages a day for 14 days. Quick revisions. Bam. A finished book. In a month. Where do I sign up?

Gerard Way, 'The Children's Crusade' and the Death Rattle of Vertigo Comics

Column by Bart Bishop
May 24, 2016 (3) comments
In the wake of Gerard Way's Young Animals mature comics imprint announcement, we look back at that time Vertigo attempted a line-wide crossover.

CLIFFHANGERS: How 'Game of Thrones' Got It Right and 'The Walking Dead' Didn’t

Column by Cath Murphy
May 23, 2016 (4) comments
'Game of Thrones' got its cliffhanger season ending right. 'The Walking Dead' got it wrong. Why?

Exploring The Pomodoro Technique and Timers to Improve Productivity and Write More

May 23, 2016 (2) comments
An exploration into the Pomodoro Technique, timers and how you can use them to improve your writing habits.

12 Superman Stories You And Zack Snyder Should Read

Column by Peter Derk
May 20, 2016 (2) comments
Disappointed by the Superman you've seen on screen lately? Read these books, fall in love with the Man of Steel all over again.