What Does It take to Get a Job in Publishing?

Column by Marina Crouse
June 11, 2019 (1) comments
One woman's catch-22 experience in the publishing industry.

9 Times the Movie was Better than the Book

Column by Annie Neugebauer
June 10, 2019 (4) comments
The book was better than the movie. The book is always better than the movie. Except when it’s not.

What Joy Williams and Denis Johnson Can Teach Us About the Art of First Sentences

Column by Elle Nash
Some lessons from two masters of the sentence.

5 Lessons Fiction Writers Can Learn From Video Games

Column by Autumn Christian
June 6, 2019 (2) comments
If you're a writer who likes games and needed an excuse to play more, here it is.

How I Did an Unintentional Book Tour Without a Budget

Column by Gabino Iglesias
June 5, 2019 (1) comments
I never thought I'd do a book tour. And then all of a sudden I was on one, even though I was broke. Here's how it happened.

8 Superb Books to Celebrate GLBT Month

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
While we believe LGBTQ+ stories should be incorporated into people’s reading lists year-round, here are eight diverse and truly superb books to help your celebrate GLBT Book Month this June.

The Most Nonsensical Terms Used in Book Blurbs

Column by Peter Derk
June 3, 2019 (3) comments
Are you seeing these everywhere too? Are you *gasp* blurbing books this way?

The Importance of Work in Translation

Column by Gabino Iglesias
Unless you know at least two dozen languages, work in translation is crucial to understand the world and to consider yourself well read.

Why I Love YA Rom Coms

Column by Christoph Paul
Whether it's on the page or on Netflix, I love a good YA rom com.

Summer Reading for Writers

Column by Joshua Isard
Who says writers shouldn't enjoy a summer read?