The Best Horror Novels Of The Last Decade

Column by Christopher Shultz, December 6, 2019
Some truly amazing horror has come out of the last ten years. Here are just 20 noteworthy titles.

Craft A Cozy Mystery In Three Killer Steps

Column by Andrea J. Johnson
December 5, 2019
Crafting a mystery series can be fraught with peril, but tackle these three questions and you’re guaranteed to unlock what lies at the heart of the terror.

What I Learned at Gotham Writers Workshop's First-Ever Writing Conference

Column by Karis Rogerson
December 4, 2019
Writer and aspiring author Karis Rogerson went to Gotham Writers Workshop's first ever conference, and writes about a few of the takeaways.
Interview: 10 Questions with Francesco Levato

Interview: 10 Questions with Francesco Levato

Interview by Leza Cantoral
December 4, 2019
The "Arsenal/Sin Documentos" author discusses art, heritage and activism, and how they intersect.

Storyville: Using Your Family to Tell Dark Stories

Column by Richard Thomas
December 3, 2019
Some tips on using the people around you to provide depth, meaning, emotion, and authority in your stories.

What Does Anne Patchett Have in Common with Britney Spears?

December 2, 2019
December 2nd holds a lot of birthdays, but none so great as Ann Patchett.

Quit Your Job, Write Full Time

Column by Peter Derk
November 27, 2019
It's the dream, right? So what's the path?

Her Dark Materials: Raising Inner Demons To Craft Complex Villains

Column by Amanda Bender
November 26, 2019
An analysis of Mrs. Coulter in the recent TV adaptation of "His Dark Materials" shows writers how to craft complex villains.

Cancel Culture Is Ruining Publishing!

Column by Gabino Iglesias
November 25, 2019
The social justice warriors have taken over publishing!

Have you Wished Ishmael Beah a Happy Birthday Today?

November 22, 2019
This is a literary name everyone should know.

The Worst Fiverr Services for Writers

Column by Peter Derk
November 20, 2019
A roundup of some really terrible, though affordable, services.