The Linguistic Turn: Explorations at the Edge of Language

Column by Leah Dearborn
May 19, 2015 (1) comments
At its heart, the Linguistic Turn is an attempt to make a map of human thought through language. How far beyond the horizon can our words travel? How finite is thought?

Storyville: 10 Ways to Fool Your Readers

Column by Richard Thomas
May 18, 2015 (1) comments
Ten tips for the best ways to fool your readers.

Path to Publication 3.7: What Goes Into Designing A Book Cover?

Column by Rob Hart
May 18, 2015 (1) comments
What goes into designing a cover? If you're with a publisher willing to work with you, it's a fun, collaborative process. Rob breaks it down, from comps to finished product.

My Digitization Nightmare: 10 Ways To Fail While Digitizing Your Work

Column by Peter Derk
Here are 10 mistakes I made in digitizing a whole stack of papers.

6 Books Written By Authors You Wouldn’t Expect

Column by Max Booth III
May 15, 2015 (9) comments
Sometimes you pick up a book and have to look twice at the author's name. The book is so outside the author’s norm, you just don’t know how to comprehend what you’re holding.

Product Review: Logitech Keys-To-Go Keyboard for iPad

Column by Christopher Shultz
This portable, lightweight Bluetooth keyboard offers a mobile typing experience the likes of which we've never seen before.

Three Books About... Transformation

Column by Cath Murphy
Three books about transformation. What can they tell us about change?

The Familiar Volume 1: Where the Hell is Danielewski Going With This?

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
May 13, 2015 (8) comments
And can he sustain people's interest for twenty-six more volumes?

From Short Story to Film: How I (Co-)Wrote My First Movie Script

Column by Leah Rhyne
May 12, 2015 (3) comments
Taking a short story and turning it into a short film script is even scarier than it sounds...but I lived to tell the tale, and now I'll tell you about it!

10 Bloodlust-Satisfying Deaths in Fiction

Column by Christopher Shultz
May 8, 2015 (1) comments
WARNING: HUGE SPOILERS. Sometimes, there are villains in fiction that we hate with a burning passion, and seeing them die satiates our bloodlusty desires.