Worth Sharing

Books by Neurodivergent Authors

This month, we want to celebrate and highlight the neurodivergent authors of some of our favorite books. Here are a few we hope you’ll add to your to-be-read list.
Read More

7 Podcasts to Listen to Before the Election

No matter how you’re planning to vote this election season, these seven non-partisan or bi-partisan podcasts are sure to get you more prepared for November 3.
Read More

12 Poets to Follow on Instagram

Instagram is a poetry paradise right now.
Read More

How to Choose a Book for Your Book Club

Four ways to pick a book for your next great discussion.
Read More
Interview with Jennifer Finney Boylan

Jennifer Finney Boylan, Author of Good Boy, on the Dogs That Knew Her Best

Good Boy author Jennifer Finney Boylan sat down with us to chat about favorite pets, connecting one's past and present, and what she's working on next.
Read More
Listening for Success in Business

The Key to Business Success: Listening

You’d be surprised at how one simple skill can change your career.
Read More

On Writing

Hand with pen on a book

The 5 Best Places to Submit Your Short Stories

Here are some examples of literary magazines typically considered “top tier,” based on the number of their stories that have gone on to win Pushcart and O. Henry Prizes or inclusion in Best American Short Stories. Check out an issue or two of any magazine you’re considering to be sure your work will be to their tastes.
Read More

What Is Poetry?

As ethereal as poetry can be, there are elements that make a piece of writing a poem.
Read More

How to Write a Book Review

If you find yourself reading more than usual these days, here's how to put your opinions to good use when writing a book review.
Read More

What Is Historical Fiction?

Here’s how we define Historical Fiction, a look at its origins, and some popular types.
Read More
What is a Mystery?

What Is a Mystery?

Solving the unexplainable is a tale as old as time.
Read More
What is Literary Fiction?

What Is Literary Fiction?

Character-driven stories, social and political themes, irreverence for storytelling norms — these elements set Literary Fiction apart.
Read More