Daily Archives: March 22, 2011

Amanda Hocking

Well, looks like Amanda wants people in traditional publishing to take care of her. From a long-term professional, all I can say is that she is going to be very upset with the results and in for a very rude … Continue reading

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Borders Gets Published a Huge Problem

I agree with Mike Stackpole on this. Read his article here. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-a-stackpole/borders-bookbrewer-vampir_b_823926.html Authors should avoid this program at all costs. I saw it when it first arrived, laughed at the stupidity of Borders and the last gasp attempt on their … Continue reading

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A Great Perspective on the Eisler Deal

C.E. Petit has a great perspective on the Barry Eisler deal this morning on his blog. He mentions something I agree with completely, and that’s how difficult it is for writers these days to work in traditional publishing in so … Continue reading

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