Swimming in the Sea of Ebooks

There’s 1,410,714 ebooks on Amazon as of this writing. By this time next year, that will have gone up to over 2 million. By this time in five years, I expect it to be over five million. By this time in twenty years, I expect it to be…well, really, really,...

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...

A followup on “The Hocking Effect”

Jim Hines just wrote an interesting article the other day regarding Amanda Hocking’s success and what it means for other people. ┬áHe’s speaking about her in a fairly cautious manner, though – reminding folks that she’s an outlier, and probably...