Column by Richard Thomas January 25, 2022
Some advice on whether or not to create a pseudonym.
Column by Christoph Paul
Which is harder to finish? Some thoughts from a person who did both.
Column by Karis Rogerson
Writer Karis Rogerson is pursuing a long-held dream of getting an MFA. Here, she shares some of what she does and doesn't expect to gain from the program.
Column by Gabino Iglesias
I made my resolutions for 2021 public. It's time to talk about what I managed to accomplish...and where I failed.
Column by Richard Thomas December 30, 2021
Some tips and advice for writers on how to set short-term goals.
Column by Richard Thomas
What is the best way to spend money on your writing career? Here are a few answers from actual writers.
Column by Peter Derk November 15, 2021
I've made some writing mistakes. Some regarding diarrhea. Learn from my mistakes, don't repeat them, and don't force yourself to cringe at your old, crappy writing.
Column by Jay Wilburn October 18, 2021
Jay Wilburn reread all of Stephen King's books in order, discovering three distinct seasons of the horror maestro's career. Are we in the best phase of his writing yet?
Column by Megan J. Kaleita July 27, 2021
What you write matters. Getting paid is not enough.
Column by Rob Blair Young June 23, 2021
In today's motivational talk, Rob tells you why you should give up on your dreams of being a writer—for the sake of your writing.
Column by Max Booth III January 22, 2021
Max recently quit his job to write full-time, then he tricked LitReactor into paying him to write about it. [Wait... What?!? —Editor]
Column by Peter Derk
Everybody needs one. And you need to make it BEFORE you're big time.
Column by Cina Pelayo March 13, 2020
As writers, we assume that writing is an enjoyable task. Here are some tips on how to stay happy and be creative.
Column by Jay Wilburn February 24, 2020
It's that time of year when everyone, but especially writers, give up on their annual resolutions. Here are a few traps writers fall into that might inhibit your goals, if you aren't careful.
20 Mistakes I Made Writing that You Should Never Do … But I Would Probably Do Again, If I Started All OverColumn by Jay Wilburn January 15, 2020
Learn from my mistakes, even if I didn't.
Column by Fred Venturini
Discover how goal-setting and positive thinking may be counter-intuitive to reaching the achievement you desire, especially when it comes to achieving publishing success.
Column by Nick Mamatas August 2, 2019
Author, editor, and anthologist Nick Mamatas answers YOUR questions about writing and publishing. We're going beyond the basics.
Column by Gabino Iglesias January 24, 2019
To agent or not to agent, that is the question.
Column by Karis Rogerson
Sure it sucks to write and not get real cash money for your efforts, but some things are worth more than that (sometimes).
Column by Karis Rogerson August 16, 2018
Even if it's hard and exhausting to put in the extra hours writing on top of working full-time, it's the only way to feel truly "me."
Column by Karis Rogerson March 22, 2018
There are a slew of reasons to study creative writing in college, if you have the opportunity and chance. Here are just a few.
Column by David Cranmer December 14, 2017
David Cranmer looks back at the tribulations of 2017 as a freelance writer and indie publisher, and how he copes with the pressures of the day-to-day grind while maintaining sanity.
Column by Richard Thomas November 21, 2017
What are you doing about your dreams? Go after them now. TODAY!
Column by Melissa F. Olson November 9, 2017
Where are all the resources geared toward mid-career writers?
Column by J. David Osborne July 13, 2017
There are ten million articles on the internet about why you shouldn't quit writing. This is one about why it's okay if you do.