Publishing is a gamble

The sheer volume of titles on retailers' and publishers' sites, as well as in brick-and-mortar stores, is an indication of the difficulties inherent in trying to get books before readers. …

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More Editing

I freely admit that I could wish that I had more education and experience in life.  Both would make writing and editing easier.  Turns of phrase, vocabulary, and correct literary…

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What readers want

The advertising industry created the slogan "Give me something new!"  But is that truly what people want?  There is another maxim that crosses many industries:  "Give them what they expect."…

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