Trello for Authors

Column by Jay Wilburn
Trello is an organizational tool for individuals, teams, and businesses. Does it have any practical uses for authors?

How to Purge the Thousand Story Ideas Running Around In Your Head

Column by Peter Derk July 27, 2020
You've got a bunch of ideas dragging on your limited resources. Let's get rid of 'em.

How Many Books Will You Read Before You Die?

Column by Peter Derk
What if I could predict how many books you've got left to read in your lifetime? What if I removed all the magic from that statement and gave you some math?

Spring Cleaning For Writers

Column by Peter Derk March 11, 2020
Dust off that old short story, organize your scraps of poems, and throw away that manuscript that's been sitting in the attic.

New Year, New Queue: Taming that TBR

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Whether you use Goodreads, a notebook, a holds system, or just stacks of books, here are some organization tips to cut the clutter and find those books you really want to get to soon.

7 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Writing Files

Column by Annie Neugebauer March 9, 2017
Writers, do you struggle to find the file you need? Is your computer a mess? Stories scattered all over the place? It's time to clean up those folders and get a system in place to help you work smart.

10 Tips for Organizing Your Shit

Column by Max Booth III February 28, 2017
Your life is a mess. We're here to help. Kind of.

6 Ways To Spring Clean Your Writing

Column by Leah Dearborn
We're on the threshold of spring, and it's time for some cleaning.

When You No Longer Have Room For Another Bookshelf: Confessions of a Book Addict

Column by Max Booth III January 19, 2016
A guide to living a healthier book-buying life.

My Digitization Nightmare: 10 Ways To Fail While Digitizing Your Work

Column by Peter Derk
Here are 10 mistakes I made in digitizing a whole stack of papers.

Culling Your To-Be-Read List

Column by Peter Derk July 3, 2014
Simple steps to tame the beast that is your to-read list.