Subsidy Publishing vs Self Publishing

I’ve been speaking loud and long on this topic over on LinkedIn lately. It’s a growing issue, a problem I am seeing inexperienced writers facing every day. A week does not go by without me hearing from or reading some writer talking about how they...

Aw, and I’m in Good Company, too.

Robin Sullivan just posted to her blog this morning that she, too, was banned from the Absolute Write site. Her ban message? You have been banned for the following reason: Just get the hell off my site. You’re relentlessly snotty, rude, and you’re a...

Kicked Out

I suppose it was inevitable. Sooner or later, it was bound to happen. For the first time in over two decades of using the internet, I got banned from a site. Not just any site, either. I was banned from the Absolute Write forums. And honestly, I’m pretty glad I...