Tiffany Scandal on 'Nasty!', A Collection Of Essays From Fierce Women

Tiffany Scandal on 'Nasty!', A Collection Of Essays From Fierce Women

Interview by Rob Hart
January 19, 2018
'Nasty!', available now from King Shot Press, is a kick-ass collection of essays about body positivity, sexual empowerment, overcoming adversity, and more... and it's all for a good cause.

The 10 Best Places to Find Quality Short Fiction

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
January 19, 2018
Want to sink your teeth into the best short stories, but you don’t know where to start? Check out these awesome literary magazines that champion short-form fiction.

The Hack-Dad Chronicles: All Work and No Play

Column by Keith Rawson
January 18, 2018
Hooray! The Hack-Dad Chronicles are back! What the hell are the Hack-Dad Chronicles?

Hack The MFA

Column by Peter Derk
January 17, 2018
This one little guide can save you $20,000. Seems like a good investment.

8 Submission Strategies That Get Results

Column by Susan DeFreitas
January 16, 2018
Ready to get more of your work published? Level up your submissions game in 2018.

Don't Be Intimidated by Literary Journal Guidelines

Column by Justin Hunter
January 15, 2018
Putting your work out there can be intimidating. Journal guidelines can be intimidating. But there are ways to circumvent that intimidation in the name of publication.

8 New Writing Challenges for 2018

Column by Michael David Wilson
January 15, 2018
After the One Story Per Week Challenge in 2017 it's time to set new writing goals and challenges for the new year.

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your First Chapter Right Now

Column by Repo Kempt
January 12, 2018
Learn how to identify and fix common problems in your opening chapter.

Looking Back: The 2017 One Story Per Week Writing Challenge

Column by Michael David Wilson
January 12, 2018
Looking back at the lessons learnt from the One Story Per Week Writing Challenge.

So You Want To Write About The Cold

Column by Peter Derk
January 11, 2018
Want to make a reader shiver? Here are a few tips.

5 Tips on When and Where to Promote Your Book

Column by Terrence McCauley
January 10, 2018
The options are almost overwhelming and, if you’re not careful, can become all-consuming.

In Defense of YA Twitter

Column by Karis Rogerson
January 10, 2018
A look at the positive side of YA Twitter.

Why You Should Name Your Artistic Nemesis

Column by Annie Neugebauer
January 9, 2018
What is an artistic nemesis, why do you want one, what should you look for, and how do you find them?

10 Novels that Deserve a Remake

Column by Gabino Iglesias
January 8, 2018
I hate movie remakes, but they are ridiculously popular, so I'm throwing in the towel and asking for remakes of novels.

The 15 Most Anticipated Horror Books of 2018

Column by Max Booth III
January 5, 2018
New Paul Tremblay! New King! New McCammon!

Kazuo Ishiguro: A Primer

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
January 4, 2018
Kazuo Ishiguro was recently awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s a guide to his work for anyone who has yet to read him.

'Ready Player One': Fun Ride or Commercialized Nostalgia?

Column by Peter Derk
January 3, 2018
What do 'Tango & Cash,' car commercials, and Iron-Man-branded diapers have to teach us about 'Ready Player One?'

10 Resolutions to Help Make 2018 Your Best Reading Year Ever

Column by Gabino Iglesias
January 2, 2018
A new year brings a new opportunity to take your reading to the next level. Here are some resolutions that could help you do just that.

All the Way There: The Best Books of 2017...Part 2

Column by Gabino Iglesias
December 29, 2017
The year is almost over and it's time to look back at the best books of the second half of the year.

Why Microsoft Word's New Grammar and Style Corrections Suck

Column by Peter Derk
December 28, 2017
Why is the new Microsoft Word trying to boss me around?
Tales from the Shadow Booth, Dan Coxon, Being Dad

An Interview with Author-Editor Dan Coxon

Interview by Annie Neugebauer
December 27, 2017
An interview with Dan Coxon--an award-winning editor, author, copy-editor and proofreader--about his fields, genres, and new weird literary journal, "Tales From the Shadow Booth."

How to Reconcile the Writing Life and Faith

Column by Karis Rogerson
December 26, 2017
Thanks to interviews with Young Adult authors Lauren Miller and Mitali Perkins, I learned that it is possible to be both a writer and a Christian.

The Top 10 XXXmas Books

Column by Christoph Paul
December 22, 2017
A list full of guilty erotic pleasures that will get you on Santa's Naughty List.

Harry Potter and the Merry Christmases, Ranked from Worst to Best

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
December 22, 2017
Harry Potter’s lived through some pretty eventful Christmases. Here’s all seven of them, ranked from the very worst to the very best.

Why You Should Never Buy A Writer A Notebook

Column by Peter Derk
December 21, 2017
Is a notebook your go-to gift for writers? Maybe it's time to rethink it.