Back in July, Amazon started rolling out a new print component to their Kindle Direct Publishing program (which had previously only been for eBooks). Now, however, with a couple of clicks, you can self-publish print books as well.
So how does this differ from other print-on-demand book options out there? Well [...]
John Carter died more than four decades ago. But his work lives on. In 1952 his ABC for Book Collectors was published. The fifth edition, revised, was released 20 years later, in 1972. I came across a copy of that final edition, published by Knopf, and [...]
Starting right now, do art and do it for the rest of your lives. Draw a funny or nice picture of Ms. Lockwood, and give it to her. Dance home after school, and sing in the shower and on and on. Make a face in your mashed potatoes. Pretend you’re [...]
Yesterday, laundering sheets and pillowcase, jammies and socks: when I opened the dryer, all of the socks (four pairs) came out together. Each one of a pair touching each other. Perfectly matched.
This has never happened before. I take it as a sign of miraculous synchronicity to come. That or aliens [...]
Do you have “the dream”? If you love writing fiction, you don’t need to tell me “the dream” is to get published and hit the bestseller list. I know that’s it; I get it. I’ve been there.
The dream hit me at 11 years old and it refused to leave. My [...]