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

Go Out to Dinner with These 7 Delicious Books

Column by Lisa Bubert
Miss going out to eat? Why not dine in with a good book? (Because really, you have no choice.)

Writing Advice From Metal Songs

Column by Elle Nash May 8, 2020
Take heed from these brutal overlords of shred and get back to work.

Horror Book Recommendations for Geminis

Column by Sadie Hartmann
The strongest attribute of Geminis is their duality, symbolized by the twins. This reading list will appease even the most fickle Gemini reader.

10 Hacks To Get The Most From Your eReader

Column by Peter Derk
You're not getting the best from your eReader. Yet...

10 Horror Novels You Should Not Try to Reinvent Unless You Are Awesome, Brave, and a Little Stupid

Column by Jay Wilburn
These 10 novels represent popular, important, or classic works of horror that might prove difficult for an author to reinvent, for a wide variety of reasons.

Listen Up: 9 Audiobook Hacks

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Get the most out of your audiobook experience, from saving money to choosing wisely to the habits of when and how you listen.

Celebrate Teen Literature Day with These Five YA Authors

Column by Karis Rogerson
Five YA authors and the books which are bound to change the life of the teens you know — and maybe yours in the process

The Gabino Iglesias Online MFA: First Semester

Column by Gabino Iglesias April 15, 2020
I created a perfect MFA. Here are the classes you'll take during the first semester.

10 Horror Bookstagrammers You Should Be Following

Column by Sadie Hartmann
The Instagram app is home to many niche hashtags, but probably none are as prolific as #bookstagram. Here are some Horror Genre bookstagrammers you should be following.

5 Classic Books to Re-Visit for International Children’s Book Day

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
To celebrate International Children's Book Day, here are five formative children’s books to dust off and re-visit on April 2.

Most Mischievous Pranksters in Literature

Column by Emmanuel Nataf April 1, 2020
April Fool's is canceled this year (thank God!), but that doesn't mean we can't look to the past. So here are some of the most inventive and sly figures in literature.

5 Comfort Reads to Remind You of the World’s Resilience

Column by Lisa Bubert
Since our whole world is upside down right now, I figured we could use some uplifting reads.

Big-Time Author Bucket List

Column by Peter Derk
Everybody needs one. And you need to make it BEFORE you're big time.

Would You Please Read This? How to Get Book Blurbs

Column by Gabino Iglesias March 26, 2020
Along with writing a great synopsis, getting blurbs is something that gives many writers nightmares. Here are some tips to help you do it better.

13 Indie Publishers Producing Fresh, Hot, Horror Fiction

Column by Sadie Hartmann March 25, 2020
A baker's dozen of indie publishers changing the landscape of horror fiction for the better.

How To Help Out Writers During A Pandemic (and How Writers Can Help Themselves)

Column by Christopher Shultz
Some say writers are born for social distancing, but that may not be the case.

The Most Interesting Cover Trends That Emerged in 2019 — And What We Can Expect in 2020

Column by Emmanuel Nataf March 17, 2020
Let's take a walk down memory lane — here is an investigation of the most interesting, prevalent cover designs of 2019, as well as a forecast of the coming year.

Stay Positive, and Write

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.

20 Mind Destroying Secrets about Ghostwriting

Column by Jay Wilburn March 12, 2020
If ghostwriting is something you are considering or you are just morbidly curious, there are some realities about this world you will want to know.

How to Get Paid as a Freelancer

Column by Gabino Iglesias March 10, 2020
You did the work. Now it's time to get paid. Here's how you make sure that happens.

Celebrate Women In Horror All Year Long With Season-Specific Reading

Column by Christopher Shultz
Women In Horror month might be over and done with, but that shouldn't stop you from consuming terrifying works by ladies year round.

15 Traps That Could Hurt Your Writing Goals

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.

9 Sexy Poems to Read with Your Valentine

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Forget to buy your S.O. a Valentine’s present? Need a last-minute plan for making a night at home special? Set on wooing your literary darling? Never fear: poetry is here!

Five Literary Love Affairs To Get Lost in This Valentine's Day

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
To celebrate this Valentine’s Day, we’re revisiting some favorite literary love affairs typically left off other lists.

5 Ways to Celebrate Your Local Library For Library Lovers' Month

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
February is Library Lovers' Month! To help you celebrate, we've got six tips for showing your local library some appreciation.