Why We Need Beta Readers Who Point Out Mistakes and Flaws In Our Books

Column by Karis Rogerson
Karis Rogerson ruminates on the gift that is a beta reader who won't shy away from pointing out mistakes, errors, and problematic aspects.

5 Signs Your Reading Partner Is A Dud

Column by Lisa Bubert
I have plenty of dear friends and long-time pals on my “do not send” list. It’s not personal. It’s about finding what serves your work best.

Dirty Little Secrets, Part Two: Why Your Beta Readers Never Finished Your Novel

Column by Susan DeFreitas
You worked hard on that book, and your beta readers never even finished the damn thing. Why?

The Food Pyramid for Writers

Column by Christoph Paul April 26, 2017
The Literary Food Pyramid explained.

The Five Be's to Being a Better Beta Buddy

Column by Leah Rhyne
Want to give a friend a beta read? Want to actually be GOOD at it? Read on for some tips!