Storyville: Turning Your Obsessions Into Fiction

Column by Richard Thomas
Some tips for turning your obsessions—good and bad—into powerful stories.

The Gabino Iglesias Online MFA: Third Semester

Column by Gabino Iglesias
May 19, 2020 (1) comments
Survived your first year? Welcome to the second year of the world's most honest, useful, and entertaining MFA!

Patrick Dennis’s Birthday Banquet

Once you meet his characters you'll never forget them, especially Auntie Mame.

Writers, Stop Neglecting Your Author Photos!

Column by Andrea J. Johnson
An author photo is a marketing tool. It should look like YOU on your best day. This post lists the do's and don'ts of creating the best photo for your brand.

Let’s Talk About Trigger Warnings

Column by Max Booth III
May 14, 2020 (1) comments
What exactly is a trigger warning, and how are they useful?

The Truths And Lies About An English Degree

Column by Peter Derk
Take it from someone who's been there, some of what people tell you is true, and some of it is bull.

Go Out to Dinner with These 7 Delicious Books

Column by Lisa Bubert
Miss going out to eat? Why not dine in with a good book? (Because really, you have no choice.)

Bullet Journaling: The Writer's New Best Friend

Column by Christopher Shultz
May 12, 2020 (2) comments
If you've ever struggled to keep on task throughout the day, especially when it comes to your writing, this method might be just what you need.

Trying to Juggle Writing AND Parenting? Authors Share Advice

Column by Annie Neugebauer
May 11, 2020 (1) comments
Parenting and writing are both full-time jobs. So how do you juggle both? Rob Hart, Cina Pelayo, Christopher Golden, Gemma Files, Paul Tremblay, and Sarah Read share their advice.

Writing Advice From Metal Songs

Column by Elle Nash
May 8, 2020 (1) comments
Take heed from these brutal overlords of shred and get back to work.