Tag Archives: self-publishing

Free Book Reviews

Got your attention, did I? What got me thinking about this topic was the recent flap over Amazon’s rejection of a book review.¬†There even appears to be a petition asking Amazon to change their policy in this regard. This is … Continue reading

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The Font of Confusion

To begin, a definition —¬†font : a receptacle for the water used in a baptism; a fount or source; a set of type of one particular face and size. One of the most difficult things for me as a self-published … Continue reading

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Sleepy Robots

Are we preparing the ground for the robotic takeover? We work impossible hours trying to keep up with the virtual city that literally never sleeps. Only a robot could cope with that schedule. I’m a science fiction writer mostly because … Continue reading

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The Editorial Committee

That’s my editorial committee pictured on the right. From the left, Grace, Zizi, and Zachary. My desire to write originated in the nightly story-time sessions we’ve always had and the difficulty I was having finding new fiction that they enjoyed. … Continue reading

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ART vs art

Which are you, an ARTIST or an artist? An ARTIST is one whose art is intellectually driven, high-brow stuff that may or may not be socially or politically conscious, but aims to ‘speak’ to people of means and substance, while … Continue reading

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Marketing

Today I want to talk about software. A while back, I heard John Irving on ‘Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me‘ revealing that he now writes all his work on paper, with pen and ink. I think I’d find the transition … Continue reading

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