Will the publishing industry ever grow up?

The latest spat in the publishing world:...more

How Long Does it Take to Write a Book? Seriously...

 When I tell people I got the idea for my book, Release Your Writing, in March, 2007, and it was published in September, six months later, they fall on the floor. Are they laughing or crying? Well, here's an interesting YouTube link to a Natalie Goldberg video commentary. She states: ...more

Writing is hard enough to do alone

Our internal censors make writing a tough job. Even worse, though, is writing with another author. Between the give-and-take struggle of who says what, there's the need to edit each other, keep the versions straight, and balance the skills needed as a good communicator and good computer user. Here's a tool that might make it easier: It's called Write Board - www.writeboard.com, a type of collaborative writing software. And, it's free. ...more