Month: July 2010

Almost there….

As Ali has said: tommorow is the day. And while she was busy moving some new-to-the Springs friends in, here is how everyone but me surged past her: John: 48, 266Marie: 42,591Matt: 38,933Ali: 34,100Jenny: 15,176 Let’s see who can bring it home by midnight tomorrow!

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A New ‘Agency’ Model?

There’s been some recent hubbub about agent Andrew Wylie’s deal with Amazon–to exclusively sell backlist for a list of big-name/legendary authors in e-book form. The exclusivity lasts two years, and while I have my own personal issues with bookselling in any format as exclusive, that’s not what I want to talk about. What struck me…

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Writing Race Update

For all my Facebook smack-talking, I have not caught up with Ali today. She can rest safely for another day. As I’ve let myself get smoked, I have decided that while losing definitely sucks (and losing significantly sucks even more) that there is still an advantage to competing. Namely: I wasn’t producing this much two…

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I have no time to talk about how badly I’m losing. I’m just losing. Off to hopefully not lose as badly.

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