Tag Archives: the publishing industry

Sharing the Wealth; 6/6/2014

David Gaughran discusses what kind of competition Big Publishing wants, specifically the kind where they’re guaranteed to win. They want the industry that is completely controlled by them, where they can control supply (authors) and distribution (bookstores) and set their … Continue reading

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Amazon VS Hachette: A Summary

This started out with me reading on my blogreel as I woke up and got ready to write today. I saw there had been a lot of activity in the Amazon VS Hachette debate and started building my Sharing the … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth: 5/23/2014

I’ll start this week’s Sharing the Wealth with Hugh Howey, who was a busy boy this week. Not only did he put up the latest Author Earnings Report, he also had some great comments to add to the industry relating … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth: 4/19/2014

I’m a day late Sharing the Wealth, but I’ve been working at home more than and more, with less and less time to write. I’d like to say the writing time I’ve had has gone toward fiction, but I’m not … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth: 4/11/2014

The week started off with a post from Tracy Hickman, responding to the Joe Konrath post in my Sharing the Wealth last week. It’s very well done, and makes me respect him a ton more, but I guess I still … Continue reading

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Chuck Wendig is Tired of Discussing Publishing

I had this big, long post that I carved together last night from Chuck Wendig’s recent post on self publishing truisms but the more I got into it, the more ranty it felt. In the end, I decided to scrap most of … Continue reading

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Sharing the Wealth: 01/17/2014

Lucy Wang at Indie Reader discusses the Indie Paradox, which is really more of a contrast, but whatever. Specifically, it notes the differential treatment indie film makers receive versus indie authors. Of course, that wasn’t always true, at least I … Continue reading

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