Top 5s, Top 10s, even Top 8's. Everyone loves lists! And we have a ton of 'em!

10 Spanish-Language Authors You Need to Check Out

Column by Gabino Iglesias February 27, 2017 (1) comments
There is a lot of exciting fiction being translated from Spanish nowadays. Here are ten authors that should be on your radar.

10 Books About Fictional Films and Filmmakers

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky February 23, 2017 (2) comments
Fiction is stranger than truth in these fabricated cinematic histories.

6 Couples in Literature Who Should Just Break Up Already

Column by Riki Cleveland February 23, 2017 (1) comments
You might have your OTP, but we have couples who should just call it quits.

9 Crappy eReader Features We Don't Need

Column by Peter Derk February 23, 2017 (2) comments
It's time to go full curmudgeon.

10 Film Scores to Listen to While Writing

Column by Max Booth III February 17, 2017 (15) comments
Screw you, silence!

7 Reasons Authors Need to be More Like Rappers

Column by Gabino Iglesias February 13, 2017 (8) comments
It's time authors learned a thing or two from rappers and made the literary world a bit more exciting.

5 Lit-Friendly Cities You Can Expatriate To

Column by Christopher Shultz February 13, 2017 (2) comments
Has the political climate got you down? Are you ready to abandon your homeland and relocate to another country? Why not try these five literary destinations?

Three Secrets to a Cleaner First Draft

Column by Riki Cleveland
If your first drafts are more unfit for public consumption than you’d really like, try these tips for a cleaner, more organized initial pass.

9 Facebook Posts by Authors We Don't Need to See in 2017

Column by Gabino Iglesias February 6, 2017 (6) comments
There's a lot of nonsense happening on Facebook, and it's time authors stop contributing to it.

A Writer's 5 Stages of Computer Failure

Column by Max Booth III February 2, 2017 (1) comments
Probably the worst thing to happen in 2016.

5 Tips for Turning Your Day Job into a Secret Writing Office

Column by Max Booth III
When all else fails, you can always put a tie on your cat and send him to the office in your stead.

Storyville: 10 Highly Anticipated Books for 2017

Column by Richard Thomas
Storyville brings you some of the most hotly anticipated releases coming out this year.

15 Books by POC You Should Buy Before Buying Rachel Dolezal's Nonsense

Column by Gabino Iglesias January 30, 2017 (4) comments
Literature by POC is now more important than ever. Here are fifteen outstanding books to get you started.

Southern Gothic: A Primer

Column by George Cotronis January 27, 2017 (1) comments
Southern Gothic: Crumbling plantations and dying lineages.

The Odd Jobs of 7 Famous Writers

Column by Max Booth III January 26, 2017 (3) comments
Oyster pirates and potato chip inspectors, oh my!

A List of 2017 Workshops & Conferences for Writers

Column by Riki Cleveland January 26, 2017 (2) comments
If your 2017 writing goals include networking or honing your craft, there’s no better place to do so than a writer’s conference or workshop.

9 Gothic Novels Less than 40 Years Old

Column by Annie Neugebauer January 23, 2017 (4) comments
Gothic fiction may be a genre born of tradition, but these 9 atmospheric novels aren’t even over the hill!

Top Ten Novels about Cold Weather

Column by Gabino Iglesias January 20, 2017 (4) comments
Wind. Snow. Ice. Sometimes these things can be boring, but sometimes they can be crucial to a story. Here are the ten books that deal with them the best.

7 Highly Anticipated Book Adaptations of 2017

Column by Max Booth III
Why read the book when you can just watch the movie, right? [ducks tomato]

Storyville: 101 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year as a Writer Yet

Column by Richard Thomas January 16, 2017 (4) comments
101 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year as a Writer Yet

The 10 Best Book Covers of 2016

Column by George Cotronis January 13, 2017 (2) comments
It's time to get ornery, because here is my annual list of the best book covers of the year.

It Could Be Worse: Five Nightmare Dystopias

Column by BH Shepherd
A look at some of the worst places to live from fiction, movies and games.

7 Tools for Keeping Your Writing Resolutions

Column by Riki Cleveland
Keep your writing resolutions and have your most productive year yet with these handy tools.

10 Things Every Reader Should Do in 2017

Column by Gabino Iglesias January 6, 2017 (1) comments
Everyone loves giving advice to writers. Now it's time to give advice to those who make it possible for writers to do what they do.

7 Books on Finance to Start Your Year Off Right

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
I start every year with a few books on finance. Follow this practice, make even one suggested change, and your future self will be richer and happier.