Why The Punisher Has No Place In The Police Department

Column by BH Shepherd
A brief explanation of why it is inappropriate for police officers to incorporate the Punisher's symbol into their uniforms.

The Ladies of Horror BookTube

Column by Sadie Hartmann
July 10, 2020 (1) comments
The horror fiction industry sees its fair share of dudes sitting around talking about scary books. But what do the ladies think? Here are my favorite voices from the Horror BookTube sisterhood.

Black Authors You Should Read

Column by Gabino Iglesias
Need a starter kit? I got you.

Tricking People Into Diverse Reading

Column by Peter Derk
Bait, wait, and snap the trap closed. Easier than it sounds, but you've got this.

Excited About "Lovecraft Country"? Read Victor LaValle's "The Ballad Of Black Tom" First

Column by Christopher Shultz
July 7, 2020 (1) comments
Released on the exact same day, Matt Ruff's 'Lovecraft Country' and Victor LaValle's 'The Ballad Of Black Tom' share some DNA, with one major difference.

Stephen King's Nine Worst Books and Why I Still Love Them

Column by Jay Wilburn
Even Stephen King's most loyal readers have their least favorite books. These nine are the ones Jay Wilburn puts at the bottom of his list, but he still loves many things about them.

Beach Reads for Indoor Types

Column by Peter Derk
Let's get the beach read off the beach and into your hands.

A Demigod’s Guide to Defining the New Normal

Column by Amanda Bender
Rick Riordan's announcement that Percy Jackson will be getting his own Disney+ series comes at moment when we are struggling to leave the old world behind and fight for a better one.

Storyville: Surviving Rejection

Column by Richard Thomas
Tips, stories, and advice on how to survive rejection.

What Neil Breen's 5-Hour Retrospective Taught Me About Making Art

Column by Peter Derk
June 26, 2020 (2) comments
Yes, that Neil Breen. Yes, he had useful things to say.