The Gatekeepers of Units and Readers

I'm opting out of my usual "this post originally appeared..." tagline to introduce the following. It did in fact appear on my previous blog on January 11 of last year, but I'm sharing it now because the discussion is still relevant, and perhaps even more so in today's publishing environment than it was a year … Continue reading The Gatekeepers of Units and Readers

A Guide to Gifts

I am hopping on this particular blog article bandwagon, primarily as a reaction to many years of experiencing skepticism over my desire for receiving books and book-related items as gifts. Here are the most frequent reactions to wishlists I am asked to create: You just want books? Yeah, but what do you really want? I don't want to … Continue reading A Guide to Gifts