Beach Reads for Indoor Types

Column by Peter Derk
Let's get the beach read off the beach and into your hands.

A Demigod’s Guide to Defining the New Normal

Column by Amanda Bender
Rick Riordan's announcement that Percy Jackson will be getting his own Disney+ series comes at moment when we are struggling to leave the old world behind and fight for a better one.

Storyville: Surviving Rejection

Column by Richard Thomas
Tips, stories, and advice on how to survive rejection.

What Neil Breen's 5-Hour Retrospective Taught Me About Making Art

Column by Peter Derk
June 26, 2020 (4) comments
Yes, that Neil Breen. Yes, he had useful things to say.

Be Free on George Orwell’s Birthday

June 25, 2020 (3) comments
Reference "1984" all you want, but do you really understand the stories of George Orwell? Or the writer himself?

How Many Books Will You Read Before You Die?

Column by Peter Derk
What if I could predict how many books you've got left to read in your lifetime? What if I removed all the magic from that statement and gave you some math?

I Just Spent A Year Exclusively Reading Women (and I Deserve No Congratulations For This)

Column by Christopher Shultz
Diversifying your reading list isn't a bragging moment. It's just what you should do.

Drunk on Literature: 10 Themed Book and Brew Pairings

Column by Peter Derk
Forget wine and cheese. This one's all about beers and reads!

Inconceivable: Social Media Branding Might Not Mean What You Think It Means

Column by Sadie Hartmann
June 18, 2020 (6) comments
Social media branding has a bad rap. When people hear about "branding" they immediately think of corporate business strategies. Branding is important. Here's why.

Writing, Weight Loss, and Cops

Column by Christoph Paul
June 17, 2020 (1) comments
This started as a column about weight loss through the Noom App and how it relates to writing, but I kept thinking about the cops killing innocent people...