Monthly Archives: February, 2011

Is the Pen Dead?

There has been talk recently (see links below) that schools are no longer going to teach penmanship. With students as young as kindergarten texting and tweeting, will there come a day when writing with a pen becomes a lost art? Think about it. When was the last time you wrote a check, or for that …

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The E-Book Royalty Mess: An Interim Fix

From the Authors Guild – A perspective on what REALLY happens in the real world of e-publishing. It’s not a pretty sight: Negotiating a publishing contract is frequently contentious, but authors have long been able to take comfort in this: once the contract is signed, the interests of the author and the publisher are largely …

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