Cary Barbor is the host and producer of Books and Authors, a podcast that features candid conversations with today’s leading writers. It’s available on iTunes and at bksandauthors.com. She tweets at @BksandAuthors.
When I left my last magazine job in 2008, it seemed there were exactly zero print publications left that I wanted to work for. I had devoted 20 years of my career to the magazine industry, but it was no secret that the field was going down the tubes.