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
Rainbow Rowell
Author of ELEANOR & PARK, ATTACHMENTS and FANGIRL. Excitable.
Omaha, Nebraska
Rick Riordan
#1 New York Times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson series and more.
Boston
Rosecrans Baldwin
Author of "Paris, I Love You But You're Bringing Me Down" and "You Lost Me There."
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
Laura Hurwitz
I am a writer/middle school English teacher with an inabilty to compartmentalize and internet access.
New Haven, CT
Nick Miller
Wrote a novel called ISN'T IT PRETTY TO THINK SO? Working on a new novel now.
Los Angeles, CA
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
Glory Szabo
Your likes and reblogs determine what will be included in the novel I am currently working on.
London, United Kingdom
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
mitchell kriegman
writer/creator being audrey hepburn, clarissa explains it all, writer for the new yorker, national lampoon, snl, and general bon vivant
Santa Barbara, CA
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
Tom Mach, Kansas author
I write mainly fiction and poetry. In fiction, I've authored two historical novels and a collection of short stories.
Lawrence, KS
Andrew Romano
Senior Tacos Correspondent, The Daily Beast
Los Angeles, CA
Jonah James Fontela
Food, nourishment, our shared human scene. I earn my daily bread by writing about international soccer. My first novel will knock your socks off.
Cambridge, MA, USA
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
Barry Lyga
I write stuff. Lots of stuff. Some of it doesn't suck.
New York
John Green
I write books (Looking for Alaska, The Fault in Our Stars) and make videos with my brother Hank (vlogbrothers, crashcourse).
Indianapolis, IN
Jenni B. Baker
Found poet. Overthinker extraordinaire. Currently creating erasure poetry from David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest."
Bethesda, MD
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
Katie Coyle
Author of the VIVIAN APPLE series (HMH Kids 2015). Fiction-writing, cheeseburger-eating, patriarchy-smashing. Humany-wumany.
San Francisco
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
Natasha Vargas-Cooper
Journalist.
Los Angeles
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
Tayari Jones, author of Silver Sparrow
Musing, Reflections, and Reactions of a working writer. "Never hope or dream more than you work."
New York City
Alexander Chee
Novelist, short story writer, essayist, travel writer, generally itinerant but usually in NYC.
New York, NY
Chelsea Whyte
Chels blogs about science, art, baseball, and her adventures in journalism. She's pretty awesome. Or, you know, owsome.
Long Island, NY
Ashley Ford
Writing essays, memoirs, and secret things. 5 Things every Sunday. Staff Writer at BuzzFeed. You seem lovely.
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
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
Adrienne Celt
Author of THE DAUGHTERS (W.W. Norton/Liveright, 2015), writer & cartoonist. Horse enthusiast & general bon vivant.
Tucson, AZ
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
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.
Todd Frankenfield
Writes poetry, prose and short stories. Currently working on a novel and a cup of coffee. Raised by talking wolves.
Pennsylvania
Donald Food
Graduate student in poetry, working hard to make that "feel like" an " actual thing."
Philadelphia, PA
Dan Chaon
Photos, Weird stuff, flotsam related to my books and in particular my new story collection, STAY AWAKE.
Cleveland
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
Jonathan Stutzman
writer, poet, amateur rememberer; a creator of past worlds on napkins, with pockets full of sand, stardust, and bits of childhood plastic.
Philadelphia, Pa
Erika Swyler
Author of THE BOOK OF SPECULATION. Sleazily hitting on typewriters since before you were born.
Long Island, NY
Chuck Palahniuk
The official Tumblr of author Chuck Palahniuk.
Pacific Northwest
Neil Gaiman
Writes books, comics, movies, TV for children, adults, demons & angels. Blogs. Twitters. Married Amanda Palmer. Does not play the tambourine.
Vaguely near Minneapolis
Scott Heim
riotous obsessions, random ghosts, floodgates, tiny blue lights, needy snuggling, indrid cold, flimsily structured songcraft, end credits
Boston, MA
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.
Bruce Sterling
Visionary in Residence
Austin, Torino, Beograd