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Why I Write Postcards

Why I Write Postcards

In 2012 I started relating to myself, in jest, as a person of letters. (I used to be in graduate faculty learning English.)  My spouse was once fast to inform me that if I name myself a person of letters, I will have to be sending letters. Oh no, I …

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Solicitation Alert: Book-Art Press Solutions and Window Press Club

Solicitation Alert: Book-Art Press Solutions and Window Press Club

Posted by means of Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware I am getting a large number of questions from authors who’ve been solicited by means of an Creator Answers-style creator services and products corporate known as Book-Art Press Solutions. Ebook-Artwork Press’s web site dangles the carrot of loose publishing (“Why spend hundreds …

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The Year's Most Anticipated Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy

Right here there be monsters to slay and to like, ultimate frontiers to triumph over, and diabolical empires to topple. The actual global has its charms, however this 12 months’s crop of science fiction and delusion books provides impossible to resist escapism. And for you affected person and not-so-patient enthusiasts …

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The Stories of James McBride

Five-Carat Soul, James McBride’s new brief tale assortment, is an eclectic and pleasant follow-up to his award-winning novel The Good Lord Bird. It is usually a set that has been patchworked, and smoothed in combination over 30 years. Mr. P & the Wind, the novella or lengthy tale of the gathering …

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The Book as Technology

The Book as Technology

WHEN WE THINK of studying, we bring to mind scrolling, clicking, and pushing monitors, seeing those as replacements for the analog approach of turning, flipping, and folding pages. However the ebook, made via mechanical processes, engineered as an equipment for recreational and instruction, will also be noticed as a system, …

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Our Lady of Mercy

Our Lady of Mercy

The object I take into accout best possible about the ones few moments as I stood via the entrance door is the wind. It used to be a heat day, however I felt a groovy breeze. Now not a Squamish however one thing like the other of a sirocco: a …

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