Product Review: Weekend Read

Column by Christopher Shultz
If you've ever tried to read a screenplay on your iPhone, you know what an awful experience it can be. But no more! Weekend Read saves us from the drudgery.

How to Survive Your First Live Reading or Book Selling Event

Column by Leah Rhyne
In late June, I survived my first ever live, public reading event....and you can too! Here's how I did it.

Forget Heroes and Villains, There is Only Point-of-View

Column by Max Booth III
July 25, 2014 (1) comments
You want to make your characters realistic? Think of everybody as the protagonist.

Usurping the Throne: Game of Thrones and George R. R. Martin's Dilemma

Column by Rajan Khanna
July 25, 2014 (1) comments
Season Four of HBO's 'Game of Thrones' began a distinct move father away from the source material. What does this mean for the books and, most importantly, the ending that they are speeding toward?

Three Books About... Beaches

Column by Cath Murphy
Buckets and spades. Donkey rides. Tangled deckchairs. Sand in your sandwiches. We all love the beach, and the authors of these three books are no exception.

The Art of Microfiction

Column by Gayle Towell
July 24, 2014 (3) comments
A brief discussion of microfiction: who writes/reads it and why, tricks of the trade, and places to submit.

White Guilt: 10 Books For The Betterment Of The Straight White Male

Column by Peter Derk
July 23, 2014 (2) comments
A reading list of books for straight white males to make them less...like straight white males.

Play It Again, Sam: Tackling the Rewrite

July 23, 2014 (1) comments
Sometimes the best way to tackle a revision is to just start over.

Suspense and Spook: 5 Great YA Horror Titles

Column by Riki Cleveland
Five young adult horror novels to keep you up late at night.

Typos: Funny or Foul?

Column by Taylor Houston
July 22, 2014 (14) comments
Typos are a part of everyday life, but sometimes they can be downright dangerous. Here are three types, from the innocent to the egregious!