5 Reasons We Love To Hate Jonathan Franzen

Column by Peter Derk
January 16, 2019 (3) comments
Haters gonna hate. But are the reasons legit?

Instead of Joining a Book Club This Year, Subscribe To a Literary Podcast

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
Make it your New Year's Resolution to find and read more books through the literary world's secret weapon: podcasts.

Storyville: Method Writing

Column by Richard Thomas
January 10, 2019 (1) comments
What is method writing, and how can it help breathe authenticity into your work?

10 Novels Featuring Edgar Allan Poe As A Character

Column by Christopher Shultz
January 9, 2019 (1) comments
In honor of Poe's 210th birthday, we take a look at ten different fictional takes on the troubled literary figure.

Give Me Fewer Resolutions and More Hustle

Column by Gabino Iglesias
Your career is in your hands. Make sure you take care of it.

The 'Narrow Your Horizons' Reading Challenge

Column by Peter Derk
Are you tired of people telling you what and how to read? Sick of so-called reading challenges that don't care about your feelings? Bad reading challenges are the sickness. We've got the cure.

New Year, New Queue: Taming that TBR

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Whether you use Goodreads, a notebook, a holds system, or just stacks of books, here are some organization tips to cut the clutter and find those books you really want to get to soon.

Dialogue: The Number One Mistake Newbie Writers Make

Column by Susan DeFreitas
January 3, 2019 (2) comments
There's no lack of online advice about how to write dialogue in fiction. But there’s one issue I see over and over in the dialogue of newbie writers, and I have yet to find one post that tackles it.

How to Set Writing Goals for 2019 — the Right Way

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
How will you set your writing goals this year to make sure that you actually achieve them? By following these five steps.

Exploring the Literary References of Silent Hill

The Silent Hill video game series references way more literature than you probably noticed (or thought possible). We give you the lowdown. Welcome to Silent Hill.