Horror Book Recommendations for Geminis

Column by Sadie Hartmann
The strongest attribute of Geminis is their duality, symbolized by the twins. This reading list will appease even the most fickle Gemini reader.

10 Hacks To Get The Most From Your eReader

Column by Peter Derk
You're not getting the best from your eReader. Yet...

Ask Nick: Publishing 201 — Do I Need to Attend Conventions or Conferences?

Column by Nick Mamatas
Short answer, "No, with a but." Long answer, "Also no, with a bigger but."

Book Promotion In The Age of Pandemic

Column by Rob Hart
May 4, 2020 (2) comments
Bookstores and libraries are closed. In-person gatherings are discouraged or banned. The media is in a tailspin. What's an author to do—especially if you just had a book come out?

10 Horror Novels You Should Not Try to Reinvent Unless You Are Awesome, Brave, and a Little Stupid

Column by Jay Wilburn
These 10 novels represent popular, important, or classic works of horror that might prove difficult for an author to reinvent, for a wide variety of reasons.

All Stories Are Existential

Column by Joshua Isard
April 30, 2020 (1) comments
The word existential may have, in some contexts, devolved into an epithet for things that seem deep or important, but that’s not really what it means.

The Good and Bad of Expanding the Definition of 'Literature'

Column by Peter Derk
April 29, 2020 (6) comments
There's a plus and minus when it comes to throwing the doors wide open.

Why I Write My Mental Illness into My Non-Fiction

Column by Karis Rogerson
April 28, 2020 (1) comments
Writer Karis Rogerson answers a pressing question she's often asked: why share openly, through writing, about her mental illness?

The Gabino Iglesias Online MFA: Second Semester

Column by Gabino Iglesias
You survived the first semester? Awesome! Here's what we're doing next.

Heathcliff From "Wuthering Heights" Isn’t A Romantic Anti-Hero, He’s A F*cking Monster

Column by Christopher Shultz
The ultimate literary bad boy is just that...bad. Very, very bad.