10 Terrible Writing Ideas that Shouldn't Work, But Sometimes Do

Column by Jay Wilburn March 8, 2021
Actually, there are way more than ten terrible writing ideas. Can you really call yourself a writer if you haven't tried a few?

The Maligned History Of "It Was A Dark And Stormy Night"

Column by Christopher Shultz
Where exactly did this ubiquitous and much-mocked story starter come from?

8 Cliché Narratives I Want More Of

Column by Gabino Iglesias
Every article on writing advice tells us to avoid clichés. Now I'm here to tell you which clichés rock and why I want more of them.

10 Horror Stories Nobody Wants to Read

Column by Max Booth III September 9, 2016
Here's why your dumb story keeps getting rejected.