LURID: Scream If You Want To Go Faster - The Live Horror Experience

Column by Karina Wilson
October 12, 2012 (4) comments
It's Scare Season! That means horror stories are crawling out of books and movies, and into mazes, haunted houses and hayrides near you. Lurid takes a look at the ultimate transmedia experience.

10 Things The Walking Dead Has To Do To Keep Me Watching

Column by Kelly Thompson
October 12, 2012 (13) comments
What are the 10 things The Walking Dead needs to do this season to keep me watching? Let's find out!

Return to the Masculine: The Reemergence of Men's Pulp Fiction in the Age of eBooks

Column by Keith Rawson
October 11, 2012 (9) comments
"Men's pulp fiction" is making a big bloody,six guns blazing, nuclear fallout of a comeback in the age of eReaders and you should come along for the ride!

Big ‘A’ Little ‘a’: Writing Between the Concrete and Abstract

Column by Jon Gingerich
October 10, 2012 (14) comments
One the most widely misunderstood — yet crucial — skills a writer must learn is the ability to put specific actions on the page that transcend into larger, universal concepts.

Primer: Gene Wolfe - The Subtle Master

Column by Rajan Khanna
October 10, 2012 (7) comments
A primer on the work of Gene Wolfe, one of the masters of speculative fiction.

Library Love: Reader’s Advisory - Expert Advice On What To Read Next

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
October 9, 2012 (1) comments
The end of a great novel is no cause for despair! Get your next fix using these helpful tips.

Direct-Address Commafication

October 8, 2012 (8) comments
Donate now to help save the direct-address comma! Get it off the endangered species list! All it takes is one well-placed keystroke, people. All it takes is a little integrity.

Seven Badass Authors And Their Potentially Deadly Research Methods

Column by Kimberly Turner
October 5, 2012 (12) comments
New rule: You can't call the research for your book "grueling" unless it involves a gun to your head, beatings from Hells Angels members, feigning madness, or eating someone in the jungles of Peru.

Sherlock Holmes (On CBS) Vs. Sherlock Holmes (On BBC)

Column by Rob Hart
October 5, 2012 (22) comments
Both CBS and BBC now have modern-day takes on Sherlock Holmes. Comparisons were inevitable. Let's discuss.

Storyville: Story Dissection - Maker of Flight

Column by Richard Thomas
October 4, 2012 (8) comments
Richard dissects another of his short stories, this time, the contest winning, "Maker of Flight."