Lit Tips & Interviews

https://soundcloud.com/theglasschild/the-fall It was a long winter, and I spent endless days and nights staring at that blank page with nothing to say. I was a...

Greetings, Germs!  With summer at its midway point and the heat seeming almost unbearable, many of us find ourselves wrapped up in a good...

Growing up, one of my favorite writers was Ray Bradbury. He was the primary influence on my teenage writing. He taught me the importance...

Hello, my lovely Germ readers! I hope your summer is off to a beautiful start, and I hope your summer reading list is filled...

Stephen King wrote, “Imagery does not occur on the writer’s page; it occurs in the reader’s mind. To describe everything is to supply a...

At only seventeen years of age, actress, writer, and feminist Blythe Baird has already established an impressive resume. Most notably to date is her recent appearance...

In celebration of Women's History Month, I want to bring attention to Maria Amparo Ruiz de Burton, an under-recognized but important female voice in...

Alice Osborn is the author of three books of poetry, After the Steaming Stops, Unfinished Projects, and Right Lane Ends and is the editor...

Welcome, Germies, to this week's writing challenge. This challenge will begin today, March 1st, and will end this Friday, March 7th. However, you are...

“A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.” — Frank Capra   Last year, I wrote my seventh book, American Blonde. I had originally handed the...