Writing Tips From the Don Winslow Universe

Column by Gabino Iglesias, January 27, 2020
Certain writers demand to be read, and doing so is a class to all who do. Don Winslow is one of them.

Book Promotion: Tips for Making it Work

Column by Steph Post
January 27, 2020
Find what works best for you when promoting your book, including unconventional suggests.

The "American Dirt" Problem is Deeper Than One Book

Column by Gabino Iglesias
January 24, 2020
You're tired of hearing about it, but we need to discuss a few things...

Talking Myself Out of the MFA

Column by Peter Derk
January 23, 2020
It's the time of year for my annual de-motivational talk: Why I'm not applying for any MFA programs.

Hunting Down the Perfect Comp Is More Important Than You Think

Column by Andrea J. Johnson
January 22, 2020
Learn what makes a good comp title, why comp titles are important, and how to create a comp title that provides maximum impact.

Book vs. Film: "Caging Skies" vs. "Jojo Rabbit"

Column by Christopher Shultz
January 21, 2020
The differences between the novel and the film are night and day, yet they deliver the same crucial anti-hate message.

Storyville: Show, Don't Tell

Column by Richard Thomas
January 20, 2020
Some tips on how to show vs. telling, in your fiction, for a more immersive and powerful experience.

Start As Close To The End As You Can

Column by Peter Derk
January 17, 2020
Why starting closer to your story's ending is the way to go.

How To Recover From Writer Burnout

Column by Autumn Christian
January 16, 2020
Feeling sick, stressed, anxious, and dry when it comes to your writing life? Everyone can suffer from burnout. Here's how to get back on track.

2020 Hindsight: 10 Years Worth of Grammar Advice

Column by Taylor Houston
January 14, 2020
It's a new decade! Let's look back on 10 years of giving grammar advice.