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

Top Five Writing Fears

I just turned 50. This means I’m certifiably middle-aged and that means I’m much, much more dangerous. When you get older, I find, you tell the truth, consequences be damned. You have more tolerance and less tolerance, simultaneously. You don’t … Continue reading