The Self-Aggrandizing Self-Publishing Kings: Extreme Rhetoric, Inflammatory Language and Ulterior Motives – A welcome response to the constant negativity found on select blogs regarding the publishing business.
Don’t Support Your Local Bookstore – An outrageous and inciting article from Farhad Manjoo, Slate‘s technology columnist. Great responses from Tim Redmond and Will Doig.
The Rise of the Cowboy Romance Novel – Time magazine article on secular cowboy romance novels.
Pirates are Stealing my Books! – Karen Ranney is justifiably angry. I am surprised her publisher is not doing more to help. Maybe the whole story is not yet being told.
Ignore Everything but the Writing – Wisdom from Carrie Ryan.
Screenwriting 101 – Ever wondered how to write a screenplay? Here are the basics.
The Writing Process as a Board Game – A highly creative post by Margo Berendsen.
11 Frequently Asked Questions About Book Royalties, Advances and Money – Great post by Chuck Sambuchino.
On the book stealing, I urge all authors to search their names on this site: http://sharebookfree.com/
It has over 100,000 separate titles on it, including many Christian fiction and nonfiction works.