Magic When It All Comes Together: How To Assemble a Not-Boring Book

Column by Paul Michael Anderson
Putting together a short story collection isn't easy, but Paul Michael Anderson built a few mixtape-style rules that might help.

5 Lessons On How To Avoid Getting Fucked By A Publisher

Column by Paul Michael Anderson
Paul Michael Anderson shares what he learned advocating for his latest release.

Can’t We Just Get Some Peace?

Column by Ben Tanzer December 22, 2021
Ruminations on End Times (and the short story collections Deadheading by Beth Gilstrap, The Cult in My Garage by Duncan Birmingham and JERKS by Sara Lippmann).

The Hunt for Horror: Using Short Fiction to Navigate A Genre

Column by Sadie Hartmann
Here's how to build your horror library and discover new favorite authors without spending all your money, wasting precious reading time, or taking up space on your shelves.

David Sedaris' 'The Best of Me' for Readers and Writers

Column by Peter Derk November 2, 2020
What's in a best of collection for David Sedaris fans? And what's to be learned by other writers?