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Monday Musings: Baked And Overloaded

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again:   The problem with self-publishing is: too many books are published too soon. Count my voice as just one amongst many across the publishing world that continue to advise self-publishers to … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap Is A Stinker

Chapter 2: Redo Fphen, Scriptmistress The bell in the city watch tower began to toll seven when Redo Fphen took her place, laying before her an array of pinned pages. She took a drink from a large mug with the … Continue reading

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Monday Musings: Mobile Madness

From a Writers Perspective: Technology provides wonderful opportunities for authors, composers, artists and musicians; from ebooks to multi-media content to who-knows-what will roll around the corner next, but it is also fraught with dangers we have yet to resolve or … Continue reading

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Monday’s Musings: Books and Magic

Yes… it’s Tuesday. I somehow managed to get here a day late, but there’s a lot to cover so I beg your forbearance of my tardiness and hope what follows makes up for it. Signs Of The Times: This sign … Continue reading

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LIke Shooting Fish In A Barrel: Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics

According to a report on Galleycat this morning, there are 335,924 people on LinkedIn who list “blogging” as one of their skills. They also have 1.5 million users who have listed “writing” as a skill while 824,000 added “editing” and … Continue reading

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Mondays Musings

A recent article on eWeek about Google paying for well-researched problems with its Chrome browser got me thinking about the appalling state of eBooks these days. From their atrocious spelling and grammatical errors to the kluged-together plots, to story-lines that seem cut and pasted from a half-dozen different … Continue reading

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Friday Fish Wrap: What They Say, What They Mean

Welcome to the return of The Friday Fish Wrap. In case you haven’t seen the new Google Service Agreement, it states: “Our Services display some content that is not Google’s. This content is the sole responsibility of the entity that makes it … Continue reading

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