Katie tells her the story of this place: of a massacre in the name of religion, of imprisonment, rape, torture and murder. It is a story that comes alive in the telling, as its victims rise up in vengeance to engulf Kate and all around her...
Yesterday TeleRead published that response querying some aspects of Kelly Gallagher’s Index of Efficiency, a tool for assessing an author’s future viability (Ie. Whether to ‘keep’ or ‘throw’) that he outlined in a speech at the Digital Book World Conference recently.You can read that response here.I did not attend that conference but read about it […]
Reading of the death of Umberto Eco, I came across this quote that resonates with me: “It’s only publishers and some journalists who believe that people want simple things. People are tired of simple things. They want to be challenged.” (To the former group I might add ‘some agents’?) I find it strange that an […]
Thought I should post that I was invited by Immanuel Nataf to join Reedsy’s professional network providing services to independent authors as well as publishers of all sizes.Reedsy won an award at the Future Book Conference in London last month. It is growing incredibly fast internationally and its professional service providers are thoroughly vetted.I provide […]