If He Can Publish, Surely I Can…

Whitley Streiber wrote a book titled Communion a quarter century ago. Since then, he’s lost his wife, his financial stability and more. But he still publishes; his latest is Solving the Communion Enigma. He has a radio show. He has a following.

He also makes fruitcakes appear positively nut-allergen safe.

I don’t know how he […]


Ten Awful Truths of Publishing Today

A recent post by Steven Piersanti, President of Berrett-Koehler Publishers, proposes Ten Awful Truths about the situation facing today’s book-publishing industry. Some examples:

The number of books published in the U.S. has exploded (tripled in four years). Average book sales are shockingly small, and falling fast. Most book marketing is done by authors, not publishers. […]