The 2017 One Story Per Week Writing Challenge

January 19, 2017 (34) comments
Michael David Wilson explains the basics of the 2017 One Story Per Week Challenge and invites you to join him.

Elizabeth Bennet: The Original Manic Pixie Dream Girl?

Column by Leah Rhyne
January 19, 2017 (1) comments
Let's dig into the Manic Pixie Dream Girl trope to see if, perhaps, Jane Austen created the original: Elizabeth Bennet of 'Pride and Prejudice'.

Tech and Product Round-up: Janurary Edition

Column by Christopher Shultz
January 18, 2017 (2) comments
It's back to the future and the past all up in here.

Dystropia: A Family Moves Into THEIR WORST NIGHTMARE!!!

Column by Christopher Shultz
January 17, 2017 (4) comments
In the realm of horror, there are haunted houses all over the country just waiting for new tenants to gobble up. Be careful not to steer your characters into this nightmarish trope.

Storyville: 101 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year as a Writer Yet

Column by Richard Thomas
January 16, 2017 (4) comments
101 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year as a Writer Yet

Your Lips To Google's Ears: Voice Typing On Google Docs

Column by Peter Derk
Talking versus typing with your old pal Google.

The 16 Most Anticipated Horror Books of 2017

Column by Max Booth III
January 13, 2017 (1) comments
A look at the best horror coming your way this year.

The 10 Best Book Covers of 2016

Column by George Cotronis
January 13, 2017 (2) comments
It's time to get ornery, because here is my annual list of the best book covers of the year.

It Could Be Worse: Five Nightmare Dystopias

Column by BH Shepherd
A look at some of the worst places to live from fiction, movies and games.

Writing the Crime Scene: Gunshot Wounds

Column by Repo Kempt
A guide to writing realistic depictions of gunshot wounds, as well as their treatment and recovery, in crime and horror fiction.