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Dystopian Novels Summed Up in a Single Dire Warning

By ElodieOctober 5, 2018
Dystopian novels ask us not to see the world as it is, but as it COULD be (you know, if things were... More  →
Dystopian Novels Summed Up in a Single Dire Warning

Boss B*tch Book Club: The Handmaid's Tale, Week Three

By Emma W.April 29, 2016
Margaret Atwood's all about the slow reveal: last time, we finally got a visual (though a rather basic one) of our narrator,... More  →
Boss B*tch Book Club: <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>, Week Three

Boss B*tch Book Club: Handmaid's Tale, Week One

By Emma W.April 15, 2016
I love this book so much. Thank you for giving me a reason to read it for the 5th time. Just have... More  →
Boss B*tch Book Club: Handmaid's Tale, Week One

Boss B*tch Book Club: The Handmaid's Tale

By Emma W.April 8, 2016
The people have voted: it's Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale by a landslide (or 14 votes, to be exact, because that idiom's always kind... More  →
Boss B*tch Book Club: <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>

We've Got the Cure to Your NaNoWriMo Writer's Block!

By Maddy AaronNovember 2, 2015
NaNoWriMo Month is upon us! It's the month where mere mortals attempt to write a WHOLE NOVEL IN ONE MONTH.... More  →
We've Got the Cure to Your NaNoWriMo Writer's Block!
THE MINDHUT SHORT FICTION CONTEST 1ST PLACE WINNER: "Eros, God of Nothing" by Hannah Wagle

THE MINDHUT SHORT FICTION CONTEST 1ST PLACE WINNER: "Eros, God of Nothing" by Hannah Wagle

By Ryan BrittJanuary 19, 2015
There’s a grand tradition in science fiction of putting emotions (or lack of emotions) into the realm of fictional pharmaceuticals. From “soma”... More  →

THE MINDHUT SHORT FICTION CONTEST 2ND PLACE WINNER: "The Past is Now" by Anna Thompson

By Ryan BrittJanuary 19, 2015
I’m always a sucker for a story that involves both a paradox and seemingly unexplained magic. Though this is a science fiction/fantasy... More  →
THE MINDHUT SHORT FICTION CONTEST 2ND PLACE WINNER: "The Past is Now" by Anna Thompson
Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

By Ryan BrittDecember 15, 2014
Greetings flash-fiction writer. You’ve been recruited by SparkNotes/The MindHut to defend the frontier against the boring armada of a world without cool... More  →
The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 10, 2014
We’re less than one week away from launching The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest—where you’ll have a chance to submit short-short stories (1000... More  →