Dyslexic Author is my Favorite Oxymoron

Column by Jessica Marie Baumgartner, October 23, 2019
Why would anyone with dyslexia try to be a writer? Ask Anne Rice, Richard Ford, or sit down and let me tell you my story.
Win A Copy of "Consider This", Chuck Palahniuk's New Writing Memoir

Win A Copy of "Consider This", Chuck Palahniuk's New Writing Memoir

October 22, 2019
We have eight copies. One of them could be yours.
Tim Seeley and Sarah Beattie Shoot Their Shot with "Money Shot"

Tim Seeley and Sarah Beattie Shoot Their Shot with "Money Shot"

Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky
October 22, 2019
The writers behind the new sci-fi/comedy comic book MONEY SHOT talk aliens, sex, and sex with aliens.

Ursula K. Le Guin: A Primer

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
October 21, 2019
An overview of the work of Ursula K. Le Guin, which explored new frontiers and broke new ground in science fiction and fantasy.

Storyville: Finding Original Locations to Set Your Horror Stories

Column by Richard Thomas
October 18, 2019
How can you find original locations to set your horror stories? Here are a few ideas.

Crappy, Ben-Cooper-Style Literary Costumes

Column by Peter Derk
October 17, 2019
Bukowski, Dickens, Gilman. They're all hear in crappy, plastic glory.

Women Are Reclaiming and Perfecting The Rape Revenge Narrative

Column by Christopher Shultz
October 16, 2019
Women writers are carving important narratives out of an exploitative subgenre.
"Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race" by Thomas Chatterton William

"Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race" by Thomas Chatterton Williams

Review by Joshua Isard
October 15, 2019
Whether or not one agrees with Williams on his theories about race, his new book is well worth the time of anyone interested in the subject.

How Lit Witchcraft Can Help Your Writing

Column by Leza Cantoral
October 15, 2019
Use magical and meditative techniques in your writing to access untapped reservoirs of creativity when you are blocked or feeling uninspired.

Ask Nick: Publishing 201 - Why Do Some Writers Get To Fail More Than Once?

Column by Nick Mamatas
October 14, 2019
Some writers bounce back after a book bombs, while others are finished. Why?

My Literary Tattoo Isn't a Book: It's a Pen

Column by Karis Rogerson
October 14, 2019
As a reader, I always wanted a bookish tattoo. As a writer, I finally found the perfect one: a fountain pen.