WHAT THE HELL

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Town Father — less than a buck for 3 days

As promised, Town Father went on sale today for 99 cents. And since it’ll be listed on EReader News Today mañana, taking advantage of this sale might just help the … Continue reading

February 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Heads up, readers/writers!

Y’all are the first to hear that, starting Friday, Town Father will be on sale for a mere 99 pennies. The sale runs all weekend and will be listed on … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 4 Comments

Announcing my new editing service

Welcome to my shingle-hanging announcement, folks! As of today, I’m open for business as an editor of indie books destined for publication on Amazon et al. I’m calling the operation … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · 48 Comments

Haiku for the hell of it

Ah, the Super Bowl, The best thing about it was: Christopher Walken

February 8, 2016 · 10 Comments

10 Classic Novels Marketed If They Had Been Written By Women

Originally posted on Tara Sparling writes:
Following on in the same vein of popular posts such as “I Hate Women’s Fiction And I’ll Tell You Why” and “Adventures In Book…

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Welcome to the $hit factory

I just read a depressing book review. The book is The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory, by John Seabrook. I’m tempted to read the book because I’m interested in … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · 16 Comments

The scourge of reading fees at lit mags

Since I’ve been ranting lately about the stacked economics of literature, I might as well add this irritant: more and more literary journals are charging reading fees. Here’s a piece … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · 15 Comments

Messin’ around with a photo editor

If Yesterday Road were reimagined as a slasher film, maybe…

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Used bookstores: friend or foe?

More bookstore kvetching. Did you see that used bookstores are making a comeback? Actually, I don’t really want to kvetch about used bookstores. They were always my favorites, partly because … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · 23 Comments

Dave Stewart (Eurythmics) on being an artist

Just thought I’d share this on a Monday morning: Being an artist is tricky, because you don’t have [a] schedule, you don’t have weekends off, you don’t have anything that … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · 2 Comments