8 Books for March 8th: International Women's Day

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
March 8, 2017 (2) comments
Women around the world have been celebrating International Women's Day since 1909. It marks our struggle for rights and equality. Here are a few titles by women making a difference in the world.

10 Authors that Will Give Your Brain a Workout

Column by Gabino Iglesias
March 6, 2017 (2) comments
Sometimes reading can feel like you're flexing your brain, and that's a good thing. Here are ten authors that will pump up your intellect.

Storyville: Writing a Story or Novel Based on One Emotion

Column by Richard Thomas
Tips, advice and process for writing a story or novel based on one emotion.

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 (1) 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 (2) 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.