Jami Attenberg
My fourth book 'The Middlesteins' comes out in October. In the meantime I'm taking pics of delicious food and dogs in costumes.
Brooklyn, NY
Bill Cheng
Bill Cheng is the author of Southern Cross the Dog, publishing May 2013 by Ecco / HarperCollins.
Brooklyn, NY
Nina MacLaughlin
Tools, sweat, wood, books. I left my job at an alt-weekly to become a carpenter. I'm writing a book about it to be published by W.W. Norton.
Camgridge, MA
Libba Bray
Silly, silly writer & all-around bad influence. You should probably leave while you can. Author of the Gemma Doyle triolgy, The Diviners & more.
Brooklyn, NY
The Near-Sighted Monkey and Lynda Barry
If the thing we call the Arts has a biological function, what is it? The Near-Sighted Monkey and Lynda Barry post clues.
Southern Wisconsin
The Tangential
The Tangential is a pop culture and creative writing blog. Our subject matter ranges from banging Winnie the Pooh characters to critiquing Atlantic articles.
Megan Mayhew Bergman
Likely to wear muck boots to a party.
Vermont
Ashley Ford
Writing essays, memoirs, and secret things. 5 Things every Sunday. Staff Writer at BuzzFeed. You seem lovely.
Brooklyn, NY
Andrew Romano
Senior Tacos Correspondent, The Daily Beast
Los Angeles, CA
Christopher Dickey
Paris Bureau Chief and Middle East Editor for Newsweek Magazine and The Daily Beast. Author of six books, working on a seventh.
Paris, France / New York, NY
Alexander Chee
Novelist, short story writer, essayist, travel writer, generally itinerant but usually in NYC.
New York, NY
Scott Heim
riotous obsessions, random ghosts, floodgates, tiny blue lights, needy snuggling, indrid cold, flimsily structured songcraft, end credits
Boston, MA
Laura Hurwitz
I am a writer/middle school English teacher with an inabilty to compartmentalize and internet access.
New Haven, CT
Anthony Luebbert
I have an MFA in fiction from Florida, but, oh, my tumblr is full of memoir, mine and sometimes yours.
Iowa
Bart Schaneman
I write books, essays and poems. I contribute to publications in Asia and the U.S. My travelogue "Trans-Siberian" is out now via Microcosm Distribution.
Natasha Vargas-Cooper
Journalist.
Los Angeles
Heidi Julavits
Bi-weekly, semi-oblique postcards from your recently deinstitutionalized aunt.
New York, NY / Maine
Bruce Sterling
Visionary in Residence
Austin, Torino, Beograd
Rick Riordan
#1 New York Times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson series and more.
Boston
John Green
I write books (Looking for Alaska, The Fault in Our Stars) and make videos with my brother Hank (vlogbrothers, crashcourse).
Indianapolis, IN
Chuck Palahniuk
The official Tumblr of author Chuck Palahniuk.
Pacific Northwest
Route Nine
We are the journal of the University of Massachusetts Amherst MFA Program for Poets & Writers. Expect poetry, apple cider, student debt.
Amherst, MA
The Atavist
Original nonfiction stories for tablets and phones, and a software platform to tell your own.
Brooklyn
Dean Van Nguyen
Dublin-based writer specialising in media, lifestyle and pop. Runs One More Robot magazine. As seen in The Deli, Wax Poetics, AU, Evening Herald, PopMatters and others.
Edan Lepucki
I'm the author of the novel CALIFORNIA, and a staff writer for The Millions. I prefer to do all my reading in the bath.
Los Angeles, California
Adam J. Kurtz
Graphic designer and nice guy. I make art with words & words with art. Sometimes I don't do anything at all. People like to call me "ADAMJK" usually.
Brooklyn, NY
Austin Kleon
I'm a writer who draws. Author of "Newspaper Blackout." I'm working on a new book called "Steal Like An Artist."
Austin, TX
Britt
Growing up has meant learning that people want others to shut up and stay in their place. I write to challenge that notion.
Chicago, IL
Jessica Valenti
Feminist author & columnist, big eater.
Brooklyn, NY
Miles Klee
Fictionist. Author of stories, essays, satire and a novel, "Ivyland" (OR Books 2012).
New York, NY
brian braiker
writer, reporter, editor, musician. made of shame and whiskey.
Brooklyn, NY
Richard Rushfield
Author, rambler, pop culturist, remorseless critic of books, movies, tv shows and supermarket candy selections.
Los Angeles, CA
Adam Gnade
Adam Gnade's latest book, The Heat and the Hot Earth, was released in December. He lives on a farm in the rural Midwest.
Leavenworth, Kansas
Todd Frankenfield
Writes poetry, prose and short stories. Currently working on a novel and a cup of coffee. Raised by talking wolves.
Pennsylvania
Simen Edvardsen
This is an edited stream of consciousness.
Norway
Donald Food
Graduate student in poetry, working hard to make that "feel like" an " actual thing."
Philadelphia, PA
Roxane Gay
I write fiction, essays, and criticism for Salon, The Rumpus, Best American Short Stories 2012, NOON and so on. I want a tiny baby elephant.
The Midwest
Emma Straub
Author of the short story collection 'Other People We Married' and the novel 'Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures.' Likes cats, cheese, shiny things.
Brooklyn, New York
Yeah Write
YW is a creative writing community that helps motivate, inspire, connect, and educate writers via prompts, advice, peer workshoppers, & more!
New York, NY
Molly McAleer
Baddest bitch in Los Angeles and I have been for a minute now. I will either ruin your life or make it a lot better. My dog Wagandstuff says "hey."
Los Angeles, CA
David Jones
Author of two novels and two poetry anthologies. I write plays, films, act and sing songs too. "For honour, and for riches."
Liverpool, UK
COLE STRYKER
Writer, media strategist, author of "Epic Win," a book about 4chan, and "Hacking the Future," a book about the value of anonymity on the Internet.
New York, NY
Rainbow Rowell
Author of ELEANOR & PARK, ATTACHMENTS and FANGIRL. Excitable.
Omaha, Nebraska
Matt Bell
Author of the novel IN THE HOUSE UPON THE DIRT BETWEEN THE LAKE AND THE WOODS and other books.
Michigan
Nick Harkaway
Novelist. Perilous public speaker, futurologist for hire. Husband and father, dancer, drinker of Italian wines. I do not sing in public, because NO.
London, United Kingdom
dick from africa
My father and mother were Dutch Calvinist missionaries who had been commanded by God to bring the one true savior, the Christ, to the San of the Kalahari.
Julie Klausner
I'm what Grammy Hall would call "A Real Jew."
New York, NY
Beth Revis
Author of the NY Times Bestselling sci fi trilogy, Across the Universe (a murder mystery in space) + more awesome books! I kill with ink.
Asheville, NC
Eloisa James
I write bestselling romances—when I'm not teaching Shakespeare at Fordham University.
New York, NY
Emily St. John Mandel
Four novels, most recently Station Eleven. Essays at The Millions, The New Republic, Humanities, and elsewhere. Fueled by tea.
New York City
John Darnielle
Columnist for Decibel; author of the 30 Short Poems About My Favorite Black Metal Band and of 33 & 1/3: Master of Reality. Finishing a novel.
Durham, North Carolina
owsome
Chels blogs about science, art, baseball, and her adventures in journalism. She's pretty awesome. Or, you know, owsome.
Long Island, NY
Leigh Stein
Author of the novel THE FALLBACK PLAN, and a book of poems, DISPATCH FROM THE FUTURE.
Brooklyn, NY
Daniel Kolitz
Music criticism, fiction, and public nervous breakdowns by someone who rarely takes his headphones off.
Newark, DE
Fireland
Terrible hilarity by Joshua Allen.
Barry Lyga
I write stuff. Lots of stuff. Some of it doesn't suck.
New York
VelvetBlory
A Blory is a blog/story hybrid; we post one daily. The best ones go in our quarterly mag. We scour tumblr for the best writing and give feedback.
London, UK
Courtney Summers
Author of several novels for young adults including Cracked Up to Be, This is Not a Test and All the Rage.
Ontario, Canada
Shane Burcaw
A sarcastic 19-year-old with SMA explores the humor in the disease that is slowly destroying his body, and reveals a lot more about his life along the way.
Elizabeth Wilcox
I'm a poet getting my PhD at the University of Southern California. I read whatever I can get my hands on.
Los Angeles, CA
Nick Miller
Wrote a novel called ISN'T IT PRETTY TO THINK SO? Working on a new novel now.
Los Angeles, CA
Matthew Matthew
A cloud in trousers, as Mayakovsky sez. In the process of getting a novel published. My tumblr is writing about pop music, my novel and queer things.
Musings of an Inappropriate Woman: Rachel Hills
Ladymag hag writing on gender, creativity and the politics of everyday life.
New York, USA
Mike Barthel
Pop culture, politics, and humor from a music critic turned cultural commentator.
Seattle, WA