Blew Your Resolution? Get Back In The Saddle

Column by Peter Derk
March 20, 2019 (1) comments
Remember how you said you'd do better this year? Not working out, is it? Let's get up and running again.

Reading Haruki Murakami: A Primer

An introduction into the wonderful surrealist world of Haruki Murakami.

Storyville: Reading Broadly to Write Better

Column by Richard Thomas
In order to write deep, layered, original fiction you MUST read broadly.

When it Comes to Writing, Is There Such a Thing as Trying Too Hard?

Column by Annie Neugebauer
March 15, 2019 (1) comments
What do people mean when they say someone is "trying too hard"? How does it apply to writers?

22 Unorthodox Methods For Tidying Your Book Collection

Column by Peter Derk
Let's get brutal, silly, and illogical about our book collections.

Tackling the Dreaded Rewrite

Column by Repo Kempt
Here's five hard questions you need to ask yourself before tackling the dreaded rewrite.

Why I (& Many Editors) Reject A Book Based on the First Paragraph

Column by Christoph Paul
The first line matters more than you think.

Comics vs. Television: The Umbrella Academy

Column by BH Shepherd
A comparison of The Umbrella Academy TV show with its comic book origin.

Captain Marvel: Primer Plus Predictions

Column by Peter Derk
Headed to the theater to see "Captain Marvel"? Read this first!

Dirty Little Secrets, Part Three: Why the Agent Requested—and Then Rejected—the Full

Column by Susan DeFreitas
Good news: The agent requested the full! Bad news: The agent said, “Thanks but no thanks.”