Free Fiction & Poetry:
- Mask, Glass, and Bones – Hannah Strom-Martin (12/19/11)
- The Get – Ellen Neuborne (12/10/11)
- Poetry for Cats – Poets Supporting the Great Lakes Bengal Rescue. These guys need your help. (2/7/11)
- Fruitcake Theory – James Patrick Kelly (12/21/10)
- Christmas Morning, 2025 – James Patrick Kelly (12/24/10)
Essays, Fun Bits, and Miscellany:
- Independent Bookstores Interview – (9/25/12)
- Summer Reading for 2012 – Check out Underwords’ reading list for the summer. What are you reading?
- Ray Bradbury, In Memory Of … (1920-2012) — SF Writers Pay Tribute to an Icon
- Celebrating the Many Lives and Deaths of Sean Bean – A celebration of Sean Bean, his work, and the many lives and deaths of his characters. We invited several writers and bloggers to join in the celebration and to share their favorite Sean Bean moments.
- Best Horror of the Year, Volume 4, edited by Ellen Datlow, Round Robin Interview – A combination of review of the anthology and a round robin interview with many of the contributors.
- The Sacred Band and the Thoughts of a Beta Reader – A personal essay/review about my experiences as a beta reader for the third and final book of the Acacia Series.
- The World SF Travel Fund – Help to Make a Difference – A short description of a very good cause that needs support.
- Growing Up YA-Lit Style – A personal essay about how young adult literature affected me during my teen years.
- On The Joys of eBooking – Hear one book lover’s views on switching from paper bound books to eBooks.
- Judging a Cover by Its Book – There are no two ways about it…book covers can help to sell books. But how well do they reflect what’s inside?
- Behind the Literary Curtain: An Interview with Five Writers’ Assistants – Catherine Asaro, Neil Gaiman, Charlaine Harris, Nancy Holder, and Stephen King have more in common than just being great writers. They all have assistants working behind the scenes. Hear what they have to say!
- 2011 Publishers Round Table – featuring Betsy Mitchel of Del Rey Spectra, Gordon Van Gelder of F&SF, and Gavin Grant of Small Beer Press. Find out what’s in store.
- Top Fantasy Destinations for the Adventurous Traveler – Browse our list of top destinations and book your “tour” now.