Dennis Cooper's Blog Returns!

Dennis Cooper's Blog Returns!

News by Peter Derk, August 26, 2016 1 comments
Elated to say that Dennis Cooper's work will return to the web!

Swipe left: Seven Sick Literary Hook-ups

Column by JS Breukelaar
August 26, 2016 (0) comments
The fictional hook-ups that mess with our minds are the ones that take on a dark life of their own, and any pretense to playing God on the part of the author, just goes out the window.
Chuck Tingle and Zoe Quinn Team Up To Write Dating Sim

Chuck Tingle and Zoe Quinn Team Up To Write Dating Sim

News by Peter Derk
August 25, 2016 (2) comments
Unicorns and Bigfoot, Chuck Tingle and Zoe Quinn. New video game has all the ingredients of a hit!

Teenage Wasteland: Please, No More Teenage Superheroes

Column by Peter Derk
August 25, 2016 (7) comments
Hey teens! Get off my lawn and out of my comics!

What Works & What Doesn't: 'Forrest Gump'

Column by Christopher Shultz
August 24, 2016 (5) comments
Films are like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get. And you never know why the hell some flavors are so beloved either...

ADA and the Modern Writer

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
August 24, 2016 (2) comments
The Americans with Disabilities Act improved the lives of millions of people, requiring accommodations and preventing discrimination. What does that mean for writers?
Depulso: The More Harry Potter You Read, The Less You Like Trump

Depulso: The More Harry Potter You Read, The Less You Like Trump

News by Peter Derk
August 23, 2016 (0) comments
Do Harry Potter books contain the secret spell for stopping Donald Trump?

The Use of Derogatory Language in Period Pieces

Column by Bart Bishop
August 23, 2016 (1) comments
Asking the question, is it okay for authors to use "authentic" language in period pieces?

9 Literary Treats Made Into Musicals

Column by Holly Kothe
August 22, 2016 (0) comments
Having a background in musical theater, I'm familiar with several books turned musicals. You can make practically anything into a musical. Here's a few gems that took off, and some that tanked.

Ashes To Ashes: 6 Books About Funerals

Column by Leah Dearborn
August 22, 2016 (0) comments
These authors don't just address the difficult and often taboo subject of human mortality, they also play with it, using wit and skill to shine a light on the dark moments at the end of a life.

8 of the Worst (and Best) Book-to-Film Adaptations

Column by Raine Winters
August 19, 2016 (11) comments
Dear Hollywood: Please stop destroying my favorite books.