How to Take Criticism (Before It Takes You!)

Criticism comes in two forms, constructive and destructive, and it’s not very difficult to tell them apart: constructive criticism will be helpful, honest, and ultimately positive, while destructive criticism will belittle and attempt to...

How to Critique Fiction

If you’ve read any of my previous articles, you know that I’m not a big fan of online critique groups. But why, you ask? I’ll tell you why. It’s all about the quality. When...

The Internet Writing Survival Guide

You can’t get away from it — like an undead zombie, the Internet is always there, growing stronger with each passing day, claiming the social lives of users around the globe. As a writer,...

Review: Rossum’s Universal Robots

Rossum’s Universal Robots is not a particularly good play, but it’s important for one very simple reason: it introduced the word “robot” to the world. I just read it, so I thought I’d post...

10 Awesome (And Free!) WordPress Themes For Writers

Here are 10 of my favorite free WordPress themes for writers (in no particular order)....