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

6 Festive Thanksgiving Romances

Column by Riki Cleveland
There’s just something about the cooler temperatures and feelings of well-being in the Fall that light the fire for romance. Here are six Thanksgiving romances to warm your heart.

There Is No Spoon: 7 Books For a Nihilist Thanksgiving

Column by Leah Dearborn November 25, 2015
The holidays are a marvelous time to contemplate the futility of existence.

Turkey Coma: Five Times Screenwriters Put Characters Conveniently to Sleep

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at five movies that utilize the convenient coma as a cliche to knock characters out of a narrative.

13 Ways to Live And Write Like Kurt Vonnegut

Column by Peter Derk November 20, 2015
Vonnegut knew how to write, and he knew how to live. Learn something.

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Writing Gender-Neutral

Column by Taylor Houston November 13, 2015
It's actually not that hard to write more inclusively, but it's more important now than ever to TRY.

10 Albums Based on Books and Literature

Column by Christopher Shultz November 13, 2015
Musicians with library cards, and the records they make...

5 Uses For Your Unfinished NaNoWriMo Manuscript

Column by Leah Dearborn November 11, 2015
Not everyone finishes NaNoWriMo every year, and that's okay.

The Word Is Mightier Than ‘the Pen’: 5 Imprisoned Writers

Column by Ed Sikov
You think you've got it rough? Consider these writers, who landed in 'the pen', either for their politics or their writing. Or both. Or neither.

5 Storytelling Lessons You Can Learn From James Bond

Column by Rajan Khanna November 6, 2015
Storytelling tips taken from the James Bond films.

6 Things You Should Never Write About for NaNoWriMo

Column by Cath Murphy November 2, 2015
Getting past the NaNoWriMo finish line isn’t just about perseverance and gallons of coffee. It’s about picking the right idea. Choose wisely my friends.

Where Nightmares Are Born: The Offices of 23 Kickass Horror Writers

Column by Max Booth III October 30, 2015
Do horror writers dress up their desks to match their genre preferences? Is every day Halloween?

10 Spooky Horror Stories for Halloween Night

Column by George Cotronis
Check out these spooky stories, perfect for lonely Halloween nights.

The Top 10 Scariest Gothic Romances

Column by Meredith Borders October 29, 2015
With Guillermo del Toro's gothic romance CRIMSON PEAK in theaters this month, you might be in the mood to read a gothic novel or ten. Here's a list to help you out.

13 Things Book Covers Can Learn From Horror VHS Covers

Column by Peter Derk October 28, 2015
Why don't we remember book covers with the terror we remember 80's horror VHS covers? Short answer: Evil dolls.

5 Chilling Books Set on Halloween

Column by George Cotronis
Books for and about Halloween.

Storyville: 10 of the Scariest Moments of 2015

Column by Richard Thomas October 23, 2015
The books and films that scared me the most in 2015.

5 Scary Books to Read This Halloween (Plus 100 more)

Column by Michael David Wilson October 22, 2015
Michael Wilson picks out five scary books to read this Halloween and then lists 100 more.

The Undead Don't Need Hall Passes: 7 YA Zombie Novels

Column by Riki Cleveland October 22, 2015
There’s something here for every YA horror fan, from humorous tales of zombie infestation to gory accounts of undead attacks. There’s no doubt about it; zombies are hot.

10 Well-Written Horror Films Part III: Season of the Witch

Column by Christopher Shultz October 20, 2015
The Halloween horror continues...and the earth will run with blood again!

LURID: Bible Bloodshed - 5 of the Goriest Episodes in Scripture

Column by Karina Wilson October 19, 2015
It's Donald Trump's favorite book. How bloodthirsty, really, is The Bible? Lurid takes a look at some of the goriest episodes in Scripture.

The Many Movie Incarnations of Peter Pan

Column by Leah Rhyne October 16, 2015
To celebration the release of the widely-panned PAN, a look at the many movie incarnations of Peter Pan...from the old to the new to the utterly bizarre!

The Best Horror Book Covers. Ever!

Column by George Cotronis October 15, 2015
We take a look at the best horror book covers ever made. According to me.

Every Goosebumps Book Summarized In One Sentence

Column by Peter Derk
In honor of Goosebumps, a sentence for every book in the original series.

Five Situations Horror Characters Get Themselves Into (and What Would Happen in Real Life)

Column by Raine Winters October 8, 2015
Among the lessons you will learn: Karma's a bitch, don't piss off serial killers, and never under any circumstances enter a basement.

Five New (and Newish) Horror Markets for Short Fiction

Column by George Cotronis
It is almost Halloween and you need some new markets to send those spooky stories of yours.