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Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 5, 2014

The MindHut Short Fiction contest is coming! Soon, you’ll have the chance to submit your very own short pieces for possible publication,...More  →

Writing Advice From Gen Con

Writing Advice From Gen Con

By Abbey ClarkeAugust 25, 2014

Gen Con is home to many a wonderful thing, but as writers, one of our FAVORITE parts was their Writer’s Symposium, with...More  →

6 Books for the Aspiring Comic Book Writer

6 Books for the Aspiring Comic Book Writer

By Steven RomanoAugust 12, 2013

Comic books are a medium quite unlike any other: A complex combination of words and imagery that work together to tell a...More  →

Five Steps to Self-Publishing Your Masterpiece

Five Steps to Self-Publishing Your Masterpiece

By Matt HecklerMay 1, 2013

We live in an age where everyone and their dog can be a published author. Thanks to the wonders of self-publishing through...More  →

EXCLUSIVE: Rick Yancey Tells Us About Writing the Most-Anticipated YA Novel of the Year

EXCLUSIVE: Rick Yancey Tells Us About Writing the Most-Anticipated YA Novel of the Year

By kat_rosenfieldApril 8, 2013

One of the most-anticipated YA books slated for this year is THE 5TH WAVE, an alien apocalypse survival story by beloved...More  →

19 Jobs Your Main Character SHOULDN'T Have

19 Jobs Your Main Character SHOULDN'T Have

By Scott GreenstoneMarch 22, 2013

Oh God. Another movie about a dentist. When have you ever heard that? There aren't movies or books or TV shows about dentists....More  →

Memorize these Quotes if You Write Science Fiction

Memorize these Quotes if You Write Science Fiction

By Brandon SpecktorSeptember 24, 2012

I'd like to share with you my favorite SciFi story of all time. It's called "Knock," and was written by Frederic Brown...More  →

How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel

How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel

By Swapna KrishnaJune 15, 2012

With the plethora of fantasy novels being written and published lately, you probably have wondered if you should put pen to paper...More  →

How to Write a Science Fiction Short Story

How to Write a Science Fiction Short Story

By Allison EmmJune 12, 2012

So, you’re a Sci-Fi nerd. You’ve got subscriptions to Asimov’s, Lightspeed, and The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, and you read...More  →

How To Title Your Best-Selling Memoir

How To Title Your Best-Selling Memoir

By Brandon SpecktorMarch 15, 2012

Writing a literary masterpiece can be hard. You know it, we book geeks know it, and lord knows every stealth genius housecat...More  →