How and Why I Built a Bookselling Monster

Yes, a literal bookselling monster. Named Archivos.
Leah Rhyne

That Time I Ran a Virtual Literary Festival (and Lived to Tell the Tale)

Many literary festivals went virtual in 2020 (& likely will do so for the first part of 2021). This is a first-hand account of why my organization did it, how we did it, & how we (barely) survived.
Max Booth III

A History of Live Readings Featuring Max Booth III

I am lonely and miss performing for people. Let's take a trip down memory lane.
Gabino Iglesias

10 Tips for a Superb Reading

Reading your work in public matters. A lot. Here's how to do it right.

Good Oral: Telling Stories Out Loud

Read this before you jump on a stage and launch into your best story.
Chuck Palahniuk

Reading Out Loud – Part One

Lots of things that look smart on the page fall apart in the auditorium. Discover the numerous reasons Chuck writes for the ear as well as the eye, along with how to make the most of live reading opportunities.
Chuck Palahniuk

Reading Out Loud – Part Two

All humans are storytellers and every fiction is veiled autobiography. Learn to explore and exhaust your personal issues by creating something bigger than yourself, and don't miss Chuck's ingenious assignment for personalizing your character's perception of time.