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steven-belanger's picture
Jan.20.2014
Two quick questions.  Any advice offered would be appreciated: The owner of a local boutique has offered me the chance to have a book signing at her shop.  I've had a few pieces published, and the rights have reverted back to me by now.  I've already requested 25 copies of a snazzy-...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Sep.03.2013
September 3     Where’s Your Chair?   Is the ring more unnatural for the tamer or the lion?  One the trapped, the other the trapper.  Who is the more in danger; the one with loss of freedom or the one with possible loss of life?  And while this question is still in...
sherrie-theriault's picture
May.20.2013
  May 20     Martinizing     The price of upkeep scares me, it daunts me even.  I pay the initial cost, I have bitten that bullet of required outlay; the continued charges for maintenance push my face in the mud until my ears clog. Avoiding the need of perpetual...
dale-estey's picture
May.19.2013
I have not, both to my credit and - obviously - to my never ending joy, seen any of these movies. [DE] * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 10 Biggest Book Adaptation Flops by Gabe Habash     For this list, we didn’t just want book adaptations that were a critical/audience failure or a box...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Jan.15.2013
  January 15     Comparison Shopping       Cost analysis of the yeas and nays requires a savvy consumer.  Every word has a variable price dependant on whom it is spoken to and when it is said.  Some words charge compound interest and others pay dividends....
sherrie-theriault's picture
May.20.2011
  May 20       Martinizing     The price of upkeep scares me, it daunts me even.  I pay the initial cost, I have bitten that bullet of required outlay; the continued charges for maintenance push my face in the mud until my ears clog. Avoiding the need of perpetual...
dale-estey's picture
Feb.10.2011
 I got into a bit of a public donnybrook about books last weekend. It seems my observations about the state of the printed word was taken as an abdication to the future of the eBook. "I want printed books" someone said. Well, so do I. I want to pick up bound pages between covers and turn...
dale-estey's picture
Oct.14.2010
  How to Make a Book Trailer on a Shoestring BudgetBy Jason Boog   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJ34FBvH6LE If you are like most writers and publishers, you have an ever-shrinking budget for book publicity. Writers House agent Stephen Barr confronted this very problem in the book trailer...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Sep.03.2010
September 3         Where’s Your Chair?     Is the ring more unnatural for the tamer or the lion?  One the trapped, the other the trapper.  Who is the more in danger; the one with loss of freedom or the one with possible loss of life?  And while this question is still...
sherrie-theriault's picture
May.20.2010
  May 20     Martinizing    The price of upkeep scares me, it daunts me even.  I pay the initial cost, I have bitten that bullet of required outlay; the continued charges for maintenance push my face in the mud until my ears clog. Avoiding the need of perpetual responsibility to things,...