Skipp's Self-Isolating ABC’S of the COVID-19 (Stage One)

Column by John Skipp
May 25, 2020 (1) comments
Enjoy these COVID stories from Skipp, all bundled together using the ABC model. May they inspire you to construct your own.

Can Townies Write?

Column by Peter Derk
Yessir. I believe they can. But should they?

Conflict Without Violence: How to Add More Depth To Your Fiction

Column by Autumn Christian
Violence is fun. But finding other ways to resolve conflict can improve your writing, and turn an average story into one with depth and intrigue.

Storyville: Turning Your Obsessions Into Fiction

Column by Richard Thomas
Some tips for turning your obsessions—good and bad—into powerful stories.

The Gabino Iglesias Online MFA: Third Semester

Column by Gabino Iglesias
May 19, 2020 (2) comments
Survived your first year? Welcome to the second year of the world's most honest, useful, and entertaining MFA!

Patrick Dennis’s Birthday Banquet

Once you meet his characters you'll never forget them, especially Auntie Mame.

Writers, Stop Neglecting Your Author Photos!

Column by Andrea J. Johnson
An author photo is a marketing tool. It should look like YOU on your best day. This post lists the do's and don'ts of creating the best photo for your brand.

Let’s Talk About Trigger Warnings

Column by Max Booth III
May 14, 2020 (1) comments
What exactly is a trigger warning, and how are they useful?

The Truths And Lies About An English Degree

Column by Peter Derk
May 14, 2020 (1) comments
Take it from someone who's been there, some of what people tell you is true, and some of it is bull.

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.)