The 7 Deadly Sins of Struggling Writers

Column by Christoph Paul
September 4, 2017 (2) comments
Sorry to cast stones, fellow writers, but this needs to be said.

"American Girls" Taught Me That Diversity Is The Most Beautiful Thing

Column by Karis Rogerson
One writer reflects on the books that opened her eyes to the beauty of the world's diversity.

13 Tips on Plowing Through 'IT' (or any long book) In A Few Days

Column by Peter Derk
August 31, 2017 (1) comments
You've only got a few days to read 'IT' before the movie hits. You can do it. Take it from me, with a little help, you'll make it.

Overcoming the Shame of Self-Promotion

Column by Susan DeFreitas
August 30, 2017 (2) comments
Shameless self-promotion is not the same as self-promoting without shame. If you want to establish a career as an emerging author, consider mastering the latter.

Why Remakes (including Stephen King's 'IT') Stoke Creative Storytelling

Column by Justin Hunter
Remakes might suck visually. They might steal a piece of your childhood and give it away to someone else. But remakes allow a story to live on long past its expiration date. And that's a good thing.

10 Easy Edits to Improve Your Manuscript Right Now

Column by Repo Kempt
August 28, 2017 (2) comments
A list of ten simple edits that can immediately improve whatever writing you're working on.

When Books and Music Meet: 18 Literary Creations That Rock

Column by Annie Neugebauer
August 25, 2017 (4) comments
Music & books: every once in a while, an artist comes along who manages to build a bridge between the two, and when that happens the results can be pretty awesome.

I'm Tired of Genre Fiction. Gimme the Weird Stuff.

Column by J. David Osborne
August 24, 2017 (1) comments
A guy who loves genre fiction tries to understand his sudden obsession with avant-garde writing.

8 Tips to Help You Kick Ass in Online Fights

Column by Gabino Iglesias
August 23, 2017 (4) comments
From flat-earthers and 9-11 truthers to Nazi apologists and people who think not liking what they like makes you Satan, the web is full of folks ready to pick a fight. Here's how to win that fight.

Three Things Nobody Told Me About Having a Children’s Book Published

Column by Patrick Wensink
August 23, 2017 (1) comments
Patrick Wensink finally wrote a book you can read with your kids. Barely.