LitReactor Photo Album: Show Us Your Writing Environment

Column by Rob Hart
May 14, 2012 (17) comments
Show us you writing environment. Let's discuss them. What do you need to thrive? What distracts you? How have you customized yours? Sharing is caring!

Ask The Lit Coach: "What Self-Published Authors Must Do to Win Friends, Influence Readers and Possibly Gain the Attention of a Publisher"

Column by Erin Reel
May 14, 2012 (4) comments
What are the chances your self-published book will get picked up by a traditional publisher? Slim. But here's what can you do to ensure you're putting your best DIY effort on the shelf.

The Top 10 Best Books... With The Worst Amazon Customer Reviews

Column by Meredith Borders
May 11, 2012 (21) comments
Even the most critically acclaimed novels of all time aren't safe from a scathing Amazon customer review!

YA Gateway Books: A Primer

Column by Sarah Pitre
May 11, 2012 (10) comments
They say you can't get addicted after just one time. But with this list of books, you'll be hooked on young adult literature immediately.

Ten Gay Men’s Novels You Should Already Have Read If You Consider Yourself Even Semi-Literate

Column by Ed Sikov
May 10, 2012 (49) comments
One pissed-off gay man's challenge to his straight peers: read some of our stuff for a change. Or are you scared you might get turned on?

You’ll Never Write In This Town (Or Any Other Town) Again! 5 Ways To Survive and Overcome Creative Burnout.

Column by Keith Rawson
May 10, 2012 (23) comments
Keith Rawson details his long stint of creative burnout and how he managed to work past it.

Can Joss Whedon Save The Superheroine?

Column by Kelly Thompson
May 8, 2012 (11) comments
With Joss Whedon's powerful portrayal of Black Widow in 'The Avengers,' is the creator of 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' the director that can save the superheroine?

Through A Touchscreen Darkly: What Technology Can Do For The Novel

Column by Jack Joslin
Technology is progressing faster and faster, creating new opportunities for literature. Will the novel adapt or die?

Lady, Go Die!: A Behind The Scenes Look At Completing Mickey Spillane's Lost 'Mike Hammer' Novels

Column by Max Allan Collins
May 7, 2012 (2) comments
A behind the scenes look at how Max Allan Collins co-authored and helped finish the lost works of Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer' novels.

Guess The Plot, Episode II: Plumb Away!

Column by Jon Korn
May 7, 2012 (12) comments
A new round of LitReactor's favorite game! Jon Korn challenges you to figure out the plot of an old science-fiction novel based solely on its crazy cover.