Three Books About...The Road

Column by Cath Murphy
March 26, 2013 (1) comments
Contrast three writers on the same subject and what you end up with is not just interesting—what you end up with is inspiration.

Quirky Works in Indie Publishing

Column by Erik Wecks
Self publishing offers an author a means to write their story just the way they want without having to fit within the conventions of the traditional machine.

The 10 Books That Taught Me Everything I Know About Sex

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
March 22, 2013 (19) comments
Consider this a warning: Properly educate your children about sex OR THEY WILL TURN OUT LIKE ME!

Book vs. Film: A Clockwork Orange

Column by Meredith Borders
March 22, 2013 (24) comments
The author of the book hated the film. So how do we feel about it?

LURID: Season Of The Witch

Column by Karina Wilson
Pointy hats? Wands? Green skin? Crones? Why is Hollywood still clinging to crude medieval stereotypes of witches? Lurid takes a look at a more intelligent class of witch lit.

High Priest of the Godless: A Jim Thompson Primer

Column by Craig Clevenger
March 20, 2013 (6) comments
Jim Thompson was a seminal writer of American noir fiction who's finally gaining recognition he's long deserved.

The Write Time: 6 Strategies to Make Your Writing Schedule Sacred

Column by Rob Blair Young
March 20, 2013 (12) comments
How can we keep ourselves writing each day? How can we make sure that the time we've set aside to write remains sacred? Here are a few strategies I've developed over the years.

Notes from the Drunken Editor: The Poisonous Psychos of the Writing World

Column by Phil Jourdan
March 19, 2013 (3) comments
Do you come across as a crazy person when you talk about writing? Here's a short guide to the personality types you don't want to exemplify when you step out of your writing space.

Ask The Agent: Marketing to a Middle Grade Audience, Having Multiple Agents and More

Column by Bree Ogden
March 18, 2013 (2) comments
Navigating the rough terrain of today’s publishing industry shouldn’t be a solo event. This week in Ask the Agent I’ll explore and dissect a few of the industry’s mysteries, straight from the shoulder

10 More Words You Literally Didn't Know You Were Getting Wrong

Column by Taylor Houston
March 15, 2013 (29) comments
We hit it out of the park last October by giving you ten words you were probably using wrong. Well, here are ten more.