Reconsidering 'True Detective'

Column by John Jarzemsky
August 18, 2014 (12) comments
'True Detective' was a smash hit, for lovers of television and literary horror alike, but is it all it's cracked up to be?

Prose & Conversation: Death of the Short Story

Column by Cath Murphy
August 15, 2014 (21) comments
Brian hates short stories. Cath loves them. Under the harsh spotlight of Prose & Conversation they attempt to resolve their differences.

Book vs. Television Premiere: 'Outlander'

Column by Riki Cleveland
How does the Starz television adaptation of 'Outlander' stack up to Diana Gabaldon's best-selling novel?

10 Soul-Crushing Things About Writing in 2014

Column by Phil Jourdan
August 14, 2014 (8) comments
Find it hard promoting yourself, dealing with incompetent online reviewers, or taking writing advice from viral marketers? You're not alone.

The Great Hugo Controversy of 2014

Column by Rajan Khanna
August 13, 2014 (7) comments
We take a look at this year's Hugo Awards for works of Science Fiction & Fantasy and examine the controversy surrounding the ballot.

Burnt Tongues: A Behind the Scenes Chronicle

Column by Brandon Tietz
August 12, 2014 (4) comments
A behind the scenes chronicle of 'Burnt Tongues,' the Chuck Palahniuk anthology, as recounted by one of the authors.

You Make Me Sick: 5 Novels About Disease

Column by Ed Sikov
August 11, 2014 (6) comments
Illness is a great subject for literature; it's surprising there aren't more disease novels.

Culling The Classics: The Grapes of Wrath

Column by Brian McGackin
August 8, 2014 (1) comments
Sifting through history, one classic at a time.

The Joy of Writing Longhand

August 8, 2014 (12) comments
I know I sound like a caveman, but you should really go back to writing your scripts and stories with a pen and paper.

Should You Be Reading Archie Comics?

Column by Peter Derk
August 7, 2014 (1) comments
Archie comics have been making headlines for a few years. Are they worth a read?