10 Easy Ways to Improve Your First Chapter Right Now

Column by Repo Kempt
Learn how to identify and fix common problems in your opening chapter.

Looking Back: The 2017 One Story Per Week Writing Challenge

January 12, 2018 (2) comments
Looking back at the lessons learnt from the One Story Per Week Writing Challenge.

So You Want To Write About The Cold

Column by Peter Derk
Want to make a reader shiver? Here are a few tips.

5 Tips on When and Where to Promote Your Book

Column by Terrence McCauley
The options are almost overwhelming and, if you’re not careful, can become all-consuming.

In Defense of YA Twitter

Column by Karis Rogerson
A look at the positive side of YA Twitter.

Why You Should Name Your Artistic Nemesis

Column by Annie Neugebauer
What is an artistic nemesis, why do you want one, what should you look for, and how do you find them?

10 Novels that Deserve a Remake

Column by Gabino Iglesias
January 8, 2018 (1) comments
I hate movie remakes, but they are ridiculously popular, so I'm throwing in the towel and asking for remakes of novels.

The 15 Most Anticipated Horror Books of 2018

Column by Max Booth III
January 5, 2018 (3) comments
New Paul Tremblay! New King! New McCammon!

Kazuo Ishiguro: A Primer

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
January 4, 2018 (1) comments
Kazuo Ishiguro was recently awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s a guide to his work for anyone who has yet to read him.

'Ready Player One': Fun Ride or Commercialized Nostalgia?

Column by Peter Derk
January 3, 2018 (3) comments
What do 'Tango & Cash,' car commercials, and Iron-Man-branded diapers have to teach us about 'Ready Player One?'