literature

Best corporate culture and workplace literature to better your workplace experience. Journal's favorite stories.

Ethan Gaines7 days ago
The First Chapter
My wife and I are a part of a church plant in a small town in my little valley. If anyone knows anything about planting a church, it's that your numbers are small when you start. With small attendance...
Selena Lundy13 days ago
And This Is Why I Will Never Finish a Novel
I’m driving down the highway with the FM radio blasting or ignoring the stinging of floral soap in my eyes in the shower when it hits me—the perfect story idea. The sudden idea simmers in the forefron...
Sunny Yun23 days ago
10 Signs You're a Writer
Writing scripts in your head about your fellow commuters during the morning rush? You might just be a writer.
Ada Zuba23 days ago
What to Know About Writers
Writers are a specific group of people that some do not understand. So, here's how to better understand better. (This is personalized opinion, not the truth.)
The Craft of Fiction
Fiction is made up of many elements, each element as important as the last. The plot structure is one such need to be fulfilled in the story. Short story writing is something I want to try my hand in ...
Kyle Agawin24 days ago
The Starter
This is the start of something new. And no that song from High School Musical did not just pop into my head :P. For real though, for the past couple of days now I felt inspired to start writing. I don...
Ember Joya month ago
Why I Write
I started writing when I was 13-years-old. When I was a kid, I used to love telling stories and putting on performances, and my parents loved to see them. I would tell stories of princesses and magic,...
Submission Steps for 'How To Give Bullies What They Deserve'
I have to submit this book to my literary agent soon. The process begins with a query letter sent by email. You then attach your book proposal as a Word file including a 1-4 page overview of your book...
Writing What Is Real
For as long as I can remember, I have loved to write. Stories, poems, scripts, you name it. If it is creative writing, I have given it a go and enjoyed it. What I love about putting pen to paper is th...
C.E. Zulin2 months ago
Writing Literature for the 21st Century Reader
It's 2018. The age of computers has all but made the typewriter an ancient artifact lost to time as the dawn of a new, highly-educated populace rises into adulthood. So why then does it feel like thin...
George Boundy2 months ago
In The Name of Art #2
Daniel put down the phone and sighed. It was an old phone from his grandma's flat. White plastic, with a ringlet of a cord that had gone from white to grey with time. The handset was yellow from nicot...
Annie Daniels2 months ago
Annie Daniels Does Book Reviews
A little about me... This is my first official post on this forum, and as I am hoping that I will be able to add many more, I would like to start off with an official introduction. My name is Annie Da...
Sarah Qua-Jones3 months ago
Fallon's Hope
About five or six years ago I decided to put all my self doubt aside and write. I have written stories since I knew how but I have binned more than l ever finished, believing (and they probably were) ...
George Boundy3 months ago
In The Name of Art
Harriet was walking fast toward Tottenham Court Road station in an effort to waste as little time as possible travelling. Although she had not volunteered herself for this task she was getting quite e...
Caleb Sherman4 months ago
The Author Avoidant
I sit down in front of my computer with every intention of writing out another 3,000 words for this week. That's the goal—get my 3,000 words written and move on with life. I already have a draft of ho...
Caleb Sherman5 months ago
The Author Calmed
A success, and so it continues. Driven by a properly made cup of coffee, renewed vigor, and rediscovered inspiration, I set to work on the rewrite that will truly satisfy me. A story that I am certain...
Caleb Sherman5 months ago
The Agitated Author
This is how it begins. My morning routine, uninterrupted, goes off without a hitch. Unemployment would suit me if not for the lack of funding. The dishes are washing, the laundry is going, and I have ...
Lara Whatley5 months ago
3 Ways to Improve Your Writing Overnight
When writing, there are a few simple mistakes that any novice will make without realizing what they are doing. These mistakes mark a piece of work as unpolished, or written by a beginner. Luckily, the...