Inspiration from the Brooklyn Book Fest

Column by Susan DeFreitas
So you couldn't get to NYC for the BKBF, or you didn't want to brave the crowds? No prob. Here's a roundup of wit and wisdom from various panels full of brilliant, famous writer folk.

Is Crosstalk Killing Your Feedback?

Column by Peter Derk
September 20, 2018 (1) comments
What is crosstalk, and how is it ruining your workshop?

A Guide to the Literary And Cinematic References in 'Castle Rock'

Column by Christopher Shultz
For anyone needing a deep dive into the Stephen King universe and how it connects to the new Hulu series.

8 Reasons We Should Listen To Book Banners

Column by Peter Derk
Sometimes a friendly ear can save a book.

That Time I Spoiled 'Fight Club' for a Stranger (a.k.a. 'Roughhouse Club')

Column by David James Keaton
September 14, 2018 (2) comments
If you see a movie first, you can ruin it. Use this power wisely.

10 Gloriumptious Words to Celebrate Roald Dahl’s 102nd Birthday

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
To throw a birthday bash for one of the greatest children’s writers of all time, we created a dictionary of Roald Dahl’s most memorable (or should we say churgling?) words.

Blogging is Worth the Effort, Even Without the Pay

Column by Karis Rogerson
Sure it sucks to write and not get real cash money for your efforts, but some things are worth more than that (sometimes).

Book vs. Miniseries: "Sharp Objects"

Column by Max Booth III
September 11, 2018 (4) comments
Gillian Flynn is amazing and here's why.

The Horror of Roald Dahl

Column by Repo Kempt
Roald Dahl is famous for his beloved children's novels, but his forgotten forays into horror and the strange were equally successful.

LURID: Stalker Lit and "You"

Column by Karina Wilson
Lifetime's long-awaited adaptation of Stalker Lit epic, "You", hits our screens this weekend, starring delectable Dan from "Gossip Girl", Penn Badgley. Can we take pleasure in such antiheroes?