Chuck will be sitting in on a number of panels at the upcoming ZomBcon in Seattle. You can see the full schedule of events here:
A link to a Fight Club screening here:...more
As part of a new push to create more awareness of all the wonderful things we have going on in our Writer's Workshop, each month we are going to 'unlock' one of Chuck's exclusive craft essays.
As you may or may not know, back in 2004, Chuck Palahniuk and...more
We've got a strong month for stories and an incredible month for Chuck's in-depth feedback we'd like to share with you. Read on.
The finalists include:
Dietary by Brandon Tietz
A Vodka Kind of Girl by Matt Egan
Western Eyes by Brien Piech...more
You know the drill, folks. Every month a new book is selected and a new moderator steps up to lead the discussion. This month, our reading is already underway on Gary Shteyngar's bestseller Super Sad True Love Story.
Here's the write-up from Amazon...more
Yesterday I had a chance to go see David Fincher's new film The Social Network. And yes, I loved it. Not at first. But about a few hours later, I found I couldn't shake the film. I kept replaying the scenes over and over in my head. And...more
Introducing The Cult return of Craig Clevenger for an exclusive four-week intensive writing experience:
200 Proof Storytelling!!*October 7th - November 4th
A Cult Special that combines the vital elements of Craig Clevenger's...more
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UPDATE: We are running low on Fight Club Tshirts in the Creme color. We are not sure when we will print another run of this shirt, so...more
You know the drill, folks. Every month a new book is selected and a new moderator steps up to lead the discussion. This month, our reading is already underway on Richard Thomas' neo-noir Transubstantiate.
After 3 years as a workshop regular...more
Writers Digest has just published a funny Top 10 from Chuck Palahniuk in their latest issue. The topic is "The Top 10 Things That Would Make the Writing World a Better Place'.
The list is not available on their site but we've...more
Urgent Update: SOLD OUT: Congratualtions to those on-board and welcome to the journey ahead. You'll get an...more
We're moving distinctly into the homestretch now with our Anthology Project. The stories linked below are top selections from October, 2009 (yes, we're a little behind). Be sure to read Chuck's commentaries, as each set of notes contains illuminating lessons in the...more
How's this for an endorsement!? imjustinescolon , one of our site members, just showed us how much she loves the Invisible Monsters Tshirt Kevin Tong designed for us... by having it tattooed on her thigh!
If you like the design, but aren't ready to...more
This is one of the better trailer spoofs I've ever seen. Imagine a version of Ferris Bueller's Day Off where Ferris was all in Cameron's mind... sort of like someone else we know.
This was inspired by an article SlashFilm ran last year.
Video Props: ClassyHands
Our favorite affiliate, St. Helen's Book Shop, is the best place to not only order Chuck Palahniuk books online, but to also have them personally signed and inscribed to you by the man himself! (yes, Chuck visits the store quite frequently to fulfill online inscription requests...more
Dear Unknown Cult Writer,
We understand that you're something more than a Palahniuk fan, that your literary tastes are wide and varied, and you habituate The Cult for the company of equally articulate souls. Sometime curmudgeon, sometime enthusiast, and sometimes both, you entertain with...more