Book Stores: Entertain the Light

“Books should, not Business, entertain the Light …” So wrote Abraham Cowley, 17th century English poet, in Extract from Poetical Blossomes: A Wish. But what happens when books are the business? It’s no secret that traditional publishing is an unprecedented upheaval, roiling … Continue reading

North by Northwest

THE CURSE-MAKER has been out for a little over a week, (yay!) and now I start the out-of-state leg of my tour … back to my home state, Washington. I admit it: I get a little choked up when I … Continue reading