Column by Hanna Brooks Olsen
Every time a celebrity gets a book deal, hundreds of unrepresented writers die a little inside. Why is it so easy for Amanda Knox to get a book deal, but you can't get signed to save your life?
Column by Craig Clevenger
In anticipation of our upcoming 8-wk master class with award winning writer, David Corbett, friend and fellow author Craig Clevenger shoots him three questions on the subject of crime fiction.
Column by Ed Sikov
Writers love to dish it out, but can they take it? Ed Sikov tells the tale of a writer scorned and the dropping of the other shoe. How do YOU deal with criticism?
Column by Meredith Borders
Today we pit childhood friends against each other in a Book Brawl between Truman Capote and Harper Lee!
Column by Rob Hart
This is the first installment of a monthly column that will follow the trials of trying to publish my first novel. Part 1 is about letting go and choosing the right path.
“Scuse me while I kiss this guy.”: Malaprops, Puns, Spoonerisms, Eggcorns, and other hilarity-inducing word mix-ups.
Column by Taylor Houston
Words are flexible and a writer can have a lot of fun using these devices.
Column by John Jarzemsky
Anyone who ever went to school has been forced to read stuff that they hated. Does the concept of a required curriculum do more harm than good?
Column by Brandon Tietz
Planning a literary event can be an overwhelming concept for a new author. Here are some tips to make things run a little bit smoother.
Column by Cath Murphy
A look at the most common literary fibs, and some of the worst offenders.
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
We break down all three versions of 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo'- the book and both film adaptations- in an attempt to determine which one is the best.