In Defense Of Short Fiction (Not That I Need To Defend It, Because It's Awesome)

Column by Keith Rawson
February 27, 2015 (2) comments
As a writer, do you think short story writing is a creative and financial deadend? Keith Rawson doesn't think so, and he is going to tell you why.

5 Realty Listings That Could Be Your Character’s New Home

Column by Leah Dearborn
Sometimes, a house can read like a main character in itself.

Why Six Figure Advances Will Destroy the Publishing Industry

Column by Cath Murphy
February 26, 2015 (1) comments
The six figure publishing deal for debut novels is back. Here's why it needs to go away again. Forever.

Product Review: Musemee Notier V2 Stylus

Column by Christopher Shultz
Looking for a more pen-like stylus that won't break the bank? The Notier V2 has what you need.

Your Favorite Book Sucks: 'The Giving Tree' by Shel Silverstein

Column by BH Shepherd
February 25, 2015 (2) comments
All the ways your favorite childhood bedtime story taught you to be a terrible person.

Always Judge a Book by its Cover: Meet the Artists Dominating Small Press (Part 2)

Column by Max Booth III
Whoever told you not to judge a book by its cover must have been trying to sell you one ugly-ass book.

Storyville: Making Relationships Feel Real in Your Fiction

Column by Richard Thomas
February 24, 2015 (3) comments
Some tips on how to make your fictional relationship feel real.

The Seven Deadly Sins of Dialogue

Column by Susan DeFreitas
February 23, 2015 (10) comments
Dialogue is, in many ways, the heart of fiction. That's why it pays to get it right—or, at the very least, not wrong.

LitReactor Community Spotlight: February 2015

Column by Nathan Scalia
February 23, 2015 (3) comments
The official LitReactor community update for February 2015.

10 Great Loose Film Adaptations

Column by Christopher Shultz
February 20, 2015 (2) comments
The term "loose adaption" can make bookish people cringe. But there are plenty of amazing films that don't religiously stick to the source material. Here are ten.