Why I Drink

Finally, drinking has a purpose! And you know you need a good excuse to drink, right? (nevermind, don't answer that) The other day on Twitter, @EvilWylie posed a question to the twitterverse, to wit: "What publishing stories made you drink in 2010? Snooki's book deal? Send me your suggestions, along with your drink of choice!" … Continue reading Why I Drink

Chokehold on Publishing

Huffington Post has a sobering article on the state of publishing today: What looks like a simple price war between Amazon, Target, and Walmart over a handful of bestsellers is symptomatic of a much deeper problem in the book business. The larger fight is really over what you get to read. ... One of the … Continue reading Chokehold on Publishing