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
Bill Cheng
Bill Cheng is the author of Southern Cross the Dog, publishing May 2013 by Ecco / HarperCollins.
Brooklyn, 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
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.
Rachel Hills
Author of THE SEX MYTH, writing on gender, creativity and the politics of everyday life.
New York, USA
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.
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
Rosecrans Baldwin
Author of "Paris, I Love You But You're Bringing Me Down" and "You Lost Me There."
Eloisa James
I write bestselling romances—when I'm not teaching Shakespeare at Fordham University.
New York, NY
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.
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
Matt Bell
Author of the novel IN THE HOUSE UPON THE DIRT BETWEEN THE LAKE AND THE WOODS and other books.
Michigan
Ashley Ford
Writing essays, memoirs, and secret things. 5 Things every Sunday. Staff Writer at BuzzFeed. You seem lovely.
Brooklyn, NY
Elliott Holt
Writer. Pushcart Prize winner. My first novel, YOU ARE ONE OF THEM, was published by The Penguin Press in 2013.
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.
Glory Szabo
Your likes and reblogs determine what will be included in the novel I am currently working on.
London, United Kingdom
Alexander Chee
Novelist, short story writer, essayist, travel writer, generally itinerant but usually in NYC.
New York, NY
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
Andrew Romano
Senior Tacos Correspondent, The Daily Beast
Los Angeles, CA
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
owsome
Chels blogs about science, art, baseball, and her adventures in journalism. She's pretty awesome. Or, you know, owsome.
Long Island, NY
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
Mike Barthel
Pop culture, politics, and humor from a music critic turned cultural commentator.
Seattle, WA
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
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
Erika Swyler
Author of THE BOOK OF SPECULATION. Sleazily hitting on typewriters since before you were born.
Long Island, NY
Rainbow Rowell
Author of ELEANOR & PARK, ATTACHMENTS and FANGIRL. Excitable.
Omaha, Nebraska
brian braiker
writer, reporter, editor, musician. made of shame and whiskey.
Brooklyn, NY
Todd Frankenfield
Writes poetry, prose and short stories. Currently working on a novel and a cup of coffee. Raised by talking wolves.
Pennsylvania
Natasha Vargas-Cooper
Journalist.
Los Angeles
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
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
Ransom Riggs
Filmmaker, photographer, abandoned-things explorer, int'l bestselling author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children.
Los Angeles
Barry Lyga
I write stuff. Lots of stuff. Some of it doesn't suck.
New York
Adrienne Celt
Author of THE DAUGHTERS (W.W. Norton/Liveright, 2015), writer & cartoonist. Horse enthusiast & general bon vivant.
Tucson, AZ
Bruce Sterling
Visionary in Residence
Austin, Torino, Beograd
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
Donald Food
Graduate student in poetry, working hard to make that "feel like" an " actual thing."
Philadelphia, PA
Laura Hurwitz
I am a writer/middle school English teacher with an inabilty to compartmentalize and internet access.
New Haven, CT
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.
Miles Klee
Fictionist. Author of stories, essays, satire and a novel, "Ivyland" (OR Books 2012).
New York, NY
Chuck Palahniuk
The official Tumblr of author Chuck Palahniuk.
Pacific Northwest
Nick Miller
Wrote a novel called ISN'T IT PRETTY TO THINK SO? Working on a new novel now.
Los Angeles, CA
Megan Mayhew Bergman
Likely to wear muck boots to a party.
Vermont
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.
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
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
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
Simen Edvardsen
This is an edited stream of consciousness.
Norway
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
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
Anthony Luebbert
I have an MFA in fiction from Florida, but, oh, my tumblr is full of memoir, mine and sometimes yours.
Iowa
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
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
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
Scott Heim
riotous obsessions, random ghosts, floodgates, tiny blue lights, needy snuggling, indrid cold, flimsily structured songcraft, end credits
Boston, MA
Julie Klausner
I'm what Grammy Hall would call "A Real Jew."
New York, NY
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
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
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