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Are Self-published Authors Really Authors or Even Published?

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 11.30.2013 | Books
Dr. Jim Taylor

The publishing houses are certainly not beyond reproach as judges of worthy literature. Yet, despite their warts, the publishing industry does serve a valuable role as an initial arbiter of literary quality (however flawed it may be).

10 Rules for a Literary Feud

Jeff Klima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jeff Klima

You must choose a feud partner who is somewhat equal to you in writing style. Literary feuds involving a fantasy writer who threatens to cast "rune-elf blood curses" on you aren't cool.

6 Year Old Got Book Deal?

publishingperspectives.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

• A late August news story about a six-year-old boy who was allegedly given a 23-book deal caught the attention of numerous global news outlets and ...

Publishing Is Dead [Part 2]: Can We Make It About Writers For A Change?

Richard Laermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Laermer

Write your masterpiece, put it on Amazon or in the back of your van, take it to the willing with spare cash at a state fair. If it's good it'll sell. You just got to make them open it up.