LURID: Gangster Paradigm - Telling the Whitey Bulger Stories

Column by Karina Wilson
June 27, 2014 (2) comments
James Whitey Bulger's criminal career has spawned an entire sub-genre of newspaper articles, books, movies and TV shows. Lurid wonders if the man made the myth, or the myth made him?

An Open Letter to the Guy Reading 'A Game of Thrones' While Driving

Column by Daniel Hope
June 27, 2014 (5) comments
An open letter to the guy who flew by me on the freeway with 'A Game of Thrones' laying across his steering wheel. That was a dumb thing to do, but I get it.

Writing Lessons from the Dead: Charles Bukowski

Column by Max Booth III
June 26, 2014 (5) comments
Charles Bukowski checks into Max's hotel and drinks all his whiskey while offering writing advice.

9 Lives: 9 of the Greatest Cats In Literature

June 26, 2014 (2) comments
9 of the greatest cats in literature!

Writer Without Residence: Keeping it Lit on the Road

June 25, 2014 (1) comments
Writer-in-residency. Pfft. Been done. What about the great tradition of the travelling storyteller, a writer’s life on the road like, well...'On the Road'?

Bible Thumping: The Good Book For Writers

Column by Peter Derk
June 25, 2014 (9) comments
A quest to read The Bible as a writer begins with the task of figuring out just which Bible is the right one.

Product Review: Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air

Column by Christopher Shultz
June 24, 2014 (3) comments
Keyboards that double as cases or covers have never really piqued my interest...Until now.

Does Size Matter? A Treatise on Big Books

Column by Leah Dearborn
June 24, 2014 (10) comments
They say not to judge a book by its cover, but what about the thickness of its binding?

Human vs Technology: A Look at Digital-Era Dystopia

Column by Robbie Blair
June 23, 2014 (5) comments
I look at the world of digital-era dystopia and give my theory on why this sub-genre has seen so much success over the last few years.

Good Sex, Great Prayers: A Journey in Publication (Part 7: Release Party, Reviews, and a Fond Farewell)

Column by Brandon Tietz
June 23, 2014 (4) comments
The seventh and final installment of the "Good Sex, Great Prayers" series covers the release party, reviews, and parting thoughts of the author.