Black Friday: Buy Nothing and Opt Outside!

Column by Stephanie Bonjack, November 16, 2018
Do you really need to buy a bunch of crap this Black Friday? Start a new tradition with Buy Nothing Day and #OptOutside.

Good Oral: Telling Stories Out Loud

Column by Peter Derk
November 15, 2018
Read this before you jump on a stage and launch into your best story.

A NaNoWriMo Survival Boost

Column by Annie Neugebauer
November 14, 2018
NaNoWriMo is rough, and we're only halfway there. Inside, find your survival boost.

Three Exercises for Improved Character Development

Column by Gabino Iglesias
November 13, 2018
If you want your characters to be as deep and nuanced as your narrative, here are three things you can do.

Nonreaders Raise Nonreaders and Other Lessons Learned Selling Books at Small-Town Fests

Column by Max Booth III
November 9, 2018
A guide for surviving craft fairs and book conventions.

Upon My Death: What Happens To An Author's Unfinished Work?

Column by Peter Derk
November 8, 2018
If you don't make those decisions before you die, your loved ones will have to. And even then, who knows...

11 Tips to Beat Procrastination and Get that Novel Drafted

Column by Annie Neugebauer
November 7, 2018
11 tips for resisting the urge to procrastinate, because falling behind in NaNoWriMo (or any fast drafting) is the kiss of death.

Daredevil Season 3: Reconstruction

Column by BH Shepherd
November 6, 2018
A critical look at Season 3 of Marvel's "Daredevil" on Netflix.

Exploring the Real Town Behind Silent Hill

November 5, 2018
In this article we explore the eerie parallels between Silent Hill and Centralia, Pennsylvania.

No, You’re Freaking Out About Your New Book!

Column by Gabino Iglesias
November 1, 2018
Okay, so maybe I'm freaking out a bit about having "Coyote Songs" out in the world...

Ranking 20 Literary Monsters

Column by Peter Derk
October 31, 2018
Finally we've got the answer to the burning questions "Is Frankenstein better than Dracula?" "Is a swarm of slugs scarier than a haunted doll?" and "Why is the Jabberwock the worst monster ever?"