Top 5s, Top 10s, even Top 8's. Everyone loves lists! And we have a ton of 'em!
Column by Nik Korpon June 5, 2017
What do Crime and Science Fiction stories have in common?
Column by Stephanie Bonjack June 5, 2017
A visit to a new genre's headquarters is always worthwhile. Open your mind at your nearest spiritual bookshop.
Column by Susan DeFreitas June 1, 2017
There were a whole lot of things I did wrong as a debut novelist. But there were also some things I really did right--and they made a difference in the long run.
Column by Christine J. Schmidt May 30, 2017
Your favorite place to read is probably terrible.
Column by Gabino Iglesias May 26, 2017
Graphic novels are a unique kind of literary creature, but binge reading them helped me remember a few things that all writers should keep in mind.
Column by Gabino Iglesias May 19, 2017
I love anthologies. Here are some I keep hoping will one day become a reality.
Column by Christoph Paul May 19, 2017
Using football metaphors, I compare how being a successful QB is similar to being a good writer.
Column by Peter Derk May 15, 2017
This ain't a scene. It's a goddamn writing clinic.
Column by Keith Rawson
Yep, it's time to have a chat about those pesky race issues and the books that deal with them.
Column by Christoph Paul
The top ten craft books of a craft book fanatic.
Column by Gabino Iglesias
Everyone has already told you never to write for free, but there are times where that rule can, and should, be broken.
Column by Annie Neugebauer
Sarah Waters is known for her historical, LGBQT+, gothic romance and horror novels, but which is more of which, and where should you start? A quick review of all 6 will help you narrow it down.
Column by Christoph Paul May 5, 2017
I give ten examples of how tabling at book festivals has helped my writing improve.
Column by Peter Derk
Some signs it may be time to walk away, plus 9 fixes for you over-editors out there.
Column by Christine J. Schmidt
Taking a little break will pay off big time.
Column by Gabino Iglesias May 1, 2017
Most of your favorite horror movies are novel adaptations. Here are the movies I wish I could read.
Column by Fred Venturini May 1, 2017
Stephen King has haunted our dreams with dozens of memorable villains, but these six were ridiculously and sometimes hilariously easy to defeat.
Column by Max Booth III April 27, 2017
Of course Nickelback made the list.
Column by Leah Rhyne
Want to give a friend a beta read? Want to actually be GOOD at it? Read on for some tips!
Column by Annie Neugebauer April 24, 2017
You might be in love with a writer if...
Column by Gabino Iglesias April 21, 2017
With so much going on in publishing, it's easy to lose track of what's new. Here are some outstanding female authors that should be on your radar.
Column by Michael David Wilson
A selection of podcasts that will not only help you grow as a writer but as a human being.
Column by Steph Post April 18, 2017
A list of ways for readers to support their favorite authors without spending money on books.
Column by Peter Derk April 17, 2017
To celebrate 100 columns written, an author punishes himself with 100 lessons learned.
Column by Bart Bishop April 12, 2017
A look at how your kid's obsession with one book may drive you over the edge, and how to avoid that.