Cathartic Experience: A Conversation with Crime Writer Matt Fitzpatrick

Cathartic Experience: A Conversation with Crime Writer Matt Fitzpatrick

Interview by Ben Tanzer
The New England author talks autobiography and family, as well as reinventing himself as a writer.
Crime Fiction Editor Jim Thomsen

Interview: Crime Fiction Editor Jim Thomsen

Interview by Gabriel Hart October 1, 2020
Veteran crime fiction editor Jim Thomsen talks genre, cliches, and why editing matters.
Blood in the Gears: Jeremy Robert Johnson on "The Loop" & the Craft of Writing

Blood in the Gears: Jeremy Robert Johnson on "The Loop" & the Craft of Writing

Interview by Tyler Jones
Jeremy Robert Johnson talks writing habits and his weird new novel, 'The Loop.'
Chandler Morrison: Being Better Than the Demons

Chandler Morrison: Being Better Than the Demons

Interview by Gabriel Hart
The transgressive author talks his latest novel, cancel culture, and the grimy heart of LA fiction.
Always Hustling: A Conversation with Thriller Writer Lee Matthew Goldberg

Always Hustling: A Conversation with Thriller Writer Lee Matthew Goldberg

Interview by Ben Tanzer
The NYC author talks the film biz, hustle, and what makes for a great thriller.
Interview: Arthur Nersesian on "The Five Books of (Robert) Moses" and NYC

Interview: Arthur Nersesian on "The Five Books of (Robert) Moses" and New York novels

Interview by Christoph Paul July 30, 2020
Arthur Nersesian talks his 25 years in the making new novel and the changing landscape of New York City.
Kathe Koja on Godmothers of Horror: Emily Brontë & Mary Shelley

Kathe Koja on Godmothers of Horror: Emily Brontë & Mary Shelley

Interview by Leza Cantoral
Leza Cantoral and Kathe Koja discuss the importance and influence of two titans of horror.
Interview: Blake Butler on "Alice Knott" and Creating Challenging Art

Blake Butler on "Alice Knott" and the Creation of Challenging Art

Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky
Blake Butler discusses his mind-bending new novel and the process that led to its creation.
Interview: 11:11 Press Publisher Andrew J. Wilt

Interview: 11:11 Press Publisher Andrew J. Wilt

Interview by Christoph Paul
11:11 Press is an awesome, new indie press and we got to sit down with their publisher — Andrew J. Wilt.
Kevin Bigley interview comaville upload

Kevin Bigley on the Intersection of Writing and Acting

Interview by Leza Cantoral June 9, 2020
The "Upload" actor discusses his debut novel, "Comaville", and the similarities between his creative passions.
Interview: Writer & Publisher Marston Hefner

Interview: Writer & Publisher Marston Hefner

Interview by Christoph Paul May 26, 2020
Marston Hefner discusses his new magazine, indie and experimental literature, family, and his love of backgammon.

Trying to Juggle Writing AND Parenting? Authors Share Advice

Column by Annie Neugebauer May 11, 2020
Parenting and writing are both full-time jobs. So how do you juggle both? Rob Hart, Cina Pelayo, Christopher Golden, Gemma Files, Paul Tremblay, and Sarah Read share their advice.
Brian Panowich Talks Hard Cash Valley and More

Brian Panowich Talks Hard Cash Valley and More

Interview by Steph Post May 5, 2020
An Interview with Brian Panowich, Author of "Hard Cash Valley".
Blood in the Gears: Jeremy Barlow on Writing Comics

Blood in the Gears: Jeremy Barlow on Writing Comics

Interview by Tyler Jones
Jeremy Barlow talks Star Wars, Aliens, and the craft of writing comics.
Chris Kelso Discusses The Dregs Trilogy

Chris Kelso Takes Us On A Transgressive Odyssey with "The Dregs Trilogy"

Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky
We talk to Chris Kelso about his new book, as well as creating transgressive art in trying times.
An Interview with the Women Who Wrote ‘Monster, She Wrote’

An Interview with the Women Who Wrote ‘Monster, She Wrote’

Interview by Annie Neugebauer February 25, 2020
An interview with Lisa Kröger and Melanie R. Anderson, the authors of 'Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction.'
Blood in the Gears: Chuck Palahniuk on "Consider This" and the Craft of Writing

Blood in the Gears: Chuck Palahniuk on "Consider This" and the Craft of Writing

Interview by Tyler Jones February 12, 2020
An interview with Chuck Palahniuk on his new book of writing advice, "Consider This."
An Interview with Peter Clines: NYT Bestselling Author of The Threshold Series

An Interview with Peter Clines: NYT Bestselling Author of The Threshold Series

Interview by Autumn Christian
An interview with Peter Clines about his new book "Terminus", and over which literary luminary would fin in a fist fight.
Blood in the Gears: Paul Tremblay on the Craft of Writing

Blood in the Gears: Paul Tremblay on the Craft of Writing

Interview by Tyler Jones January 29, 2020
An interview with Paul Tremblay on the craft of writing.
Interview: 10 Questions with Francesco Levato

Interview: 10 Questions with Francesco Levato

Interview by Leza Cantoral
The "Arsenal/Sin Documentos" author discusses art, heritage and activism, and how they intersect.

Interview: Maxwell Bauman Loves His Jewish Mummy

Interview by Christoph Paul November 11, 2019
An interview with Maxwell Bauman, author of "The Anarchist Kosher Cookbook" and "The Mummy of Canaan".
Angel Luis Colon and the Authors of "Pa' Que Tu Lo Sepas!"

Interview: Angel Luis Colon and the Authors of "Pa' Que Tu Lo Sepas!"

Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky
A group of talented Latinx writers discuss the importance of speaking up and speaking out, for the Island of Puerto Rico and the world at large.
Tim Seeley and Sarah Beattie Shoot Their Shot with "Money Shot"

Tim Seeley and Sarah Beattie Shoot Their Shot with "Money Shot"

Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky
The writers behind the new sci-fi/comedy comic book MONEY SHOT talk aliens, sex, and sex with aliens.
An Interview with Joshua Chaplinsky, Author of 'Whispers in the Ear of A Dreamin

An Interview with Joshua Chaplinsky, Author of 'Whispers in the Ear of A Dreaming Ape'

Interview by Rob Hart October 9, 2019
LitReactor's class director Rob Hart poses some tough and mostly uninformed questions to Managing Editor Joshua Chaplinsky, whose short story collection is available now from Clash Books.

Marie Lu on Returning to The World of The Legend Trilogy

Column by Karis Rogerson October 1, 2019
Young Adult author Marie Lu's next novel is a return to the world of her debut series. We spoke with her about coming back to the world she created, all these years later.