A guide to turning your kids on to horror.
Here are some of my favorite recent films, and ways they can inform and inspire your writing.
Advice on how to run a successful Kickstarter campaign from someone who's done it.
How to write about love in your fiction.
Tips and tricks for writing powerful flash fiction.
Perspective and point of view in fiction is often slippery and elusive.
Information on where writer's block comes from, and how to fix it.
Ten tips for the best ways to fool your readers.
Tips and suggestions on how to shift the sympathy of the reader from one character to another.
Some tips on how to make your fictional relationship feel real.
Replace death with love, in your writing, and see what happens.
Ten ideas for where to send your fiction in 2015.
Advance your writing career right now! Hop to it—some tips and tricks.
What are horror tropes, and how can you avoid them?
Tips on how to write a novel without plotting it out.
When writing about taboo subjects, be careful how you do it.
Tips and information about how to put together an anthology of short stories.
Death in fiction — who, what, when, where and why.
Some helpful tips for working your life into your fiction.
We can learn some valuable lessons about plotting, characters, and expectations from watching (or reading) 'Game of Thrones.'
How "snuck" sneaked into the English language and we totally let it.
Three essential books on writing by Stephen King, Donald Maas and Jeff VanderMeer.
Some tips on how to write a compelling book review.
Some quick questions with three editors of contemporary, dark fiction.
Here are my ten favorite short stories for 2013.