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Aug.19.2010
Ron Adner and William Vincent recently wrote an article about ads appearing in e-books for the Wall Street Journal. The entirety of the article is behind a paywall, but here is an excerpt. What would the world look like with ads in books? For consumers, the free samples of digital books now...
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Feb.24.2010
On Muses Which Is Not So Much a Rebuttal of Jackson Pearce, as a Contrary but Complementary Reply So, the world starts with animistic gods. Concept gods. The sea IS a god. The storm IS a god. Time IS a god. But there's not much you can do with an animistic god. It's ineffable, the god does...
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Feb.08.2010
Now that the giddy rush of finishing my latest book is fading, I have to get back to work. One of the things I like to do while I'm waiting for comments from critique partners, and letting the book marinate in my head, is to take out all my cruft, crutches and repeats. Cruft is the filler that...
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