Subjective Preference vs. Objective Quality: A.O. Scott's 'Better Living Through Criticism' and Why Everyone is a Critic

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at A.O. Scott's recent book on criticism, and why it's natural and necessary.

5 More Horrifying Monsters That Aren't Vampires, Zombies or Werewolves!

Column by Repo Kempt
Editors are tired of their slush piles being haunted by vampires, werewolves and zombies. Here's five more horrifying new monsters dying to claw their way into your next submission.

8 Lessons Bookstores Could Learn From Comic Book Stores

Column by Peter Derk
Listen up, bookstore snobs. Comic shops have something to say.

An Agent is a Living M.F.A.

Column by Christoph Paul
March 1, 2017 (3) comments
I compare the benefits of getting an M.F.A to the education you get from an agent. I conclude that you get more out of working with an agent than attending an M.F.A. program.

10 Tips for Organizing Your Shit

Column by Max Booth III
February 28, 2017 (2) comments
Your life is a mess. We're here to help. Kind of.

Book vs. Film: 'The Girl With All The Gifts'

Column by Christopher Shultz
February 28, 2017 (1) comments
Don't get so tired of zombies that you miss out on this one.

8 Prescient Dystopian Shorts—in Short, We're F*#&ed!

Column by JS Breukelaar
Some dystopian tales to remind us to be careful what we wish for-—Heaven on Earth is just the B-side to End of Days.

10 Spanish-Language Authors You Need to Check Out

Column by Gabino Iglesias
February 27, 2017 (1) comments
There is a lot of exciting fiction being translated from Spanish nowadays. Here are ten authors that should be on your radar.

Confessions Of A Stay-at-Home Hack: An Introduction*

Column by Keith Rawson
February 24, 2017 (1) comments
Hey, it's a column about writing and parenting! Hooray!

Why I Listen to Audiobooks and You Should Too

February 24, 2017 (2) comments
In this column we explore the wonderful world of audiobooks and hope we can persuade you to, too.