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I Watch Serena Williams Work Her Ass Off to Do Literally Any of My Own Work
If she can win 23 Grand Slam titles, perhaps I can sit down to write, say, 1,000 words.
The Worst Things People Have Been Asked to Do When Applying for a Job
“We were asked to do improv games in a group interview. The job was working in a bar."
I Make $1,000 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students
Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.
Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race
A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as an other.
Why Freelancing Is So Much Better Than Having an Office Job
Being your own boss isn’t for everyone, and it’s definitely not easy, but for me the tradeoffs are worth it.
My Quest to Become a Harry Potter Erotic Fan Fiction Writer
Seven days and 12,000 words later, I understand why a children’s book universe is such a potent vehicle for smut.
A Beginner's Guide to Launching Your First Short Film
The filmmakers and judges behind Thunderdance Film Festival lend aspiring directors some wisdom on how to get your indie film seen.
Black Women Making History
Yrsa Daley-Ward's Intimate Poems Have Become an Instagram Sensation
The Nigerian-Jamaican writer has a new memoir called 'The Terrible' hitting shelves in June.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Ta-Nehisi Coates Is Writing a Different Kind of 'Captain America'
"I'm not convinced I can tell a great 'Captain America' story—which is precisely why I want so bad to try."
I Copied the Routines of Famous Writers and It Sucked
Did Balzac really drink 50 cups of coffee a day? Does Murakami actually wake up at 4 AM? For a week, I tried to live like famous writers. It went poorly.
The Creator of 'Bojack Horseman' on Why Political Correctness Isn't Censorship
Actually, we talked to Raphael Bob-Waksberg about lots of stuff, including nostalgia, word-play, and not being sure how autobiographical he's being.
Hold On, Does This Mean the Teletubbies Fuck?
A question for the ages.