Tag Archive | age

Space for Rent: Banned Books Week 2013


Tweet of the Day:  Celebrate Banned Books, Rule 42 Style ——— As the week and month come to a close I would be remiss if I did not mention Banned Books Week: Banned Books Week is the national book community’s annual celebration of the freedom to read. Hundreds of libraries and bookstores around the country […]

Writing about the Other


Tweet of the Day: Privilege and How it Affects Your Characters ——– “Write what you know,” or so goes the old writing advice. But we don’t know everything and besides if we only wrote about what “we know” I suspect literature would have died a unremarkable death a long time ago. Instead we write about […]

Until the Kindle Runs Out: Amazon Erases Orwell from Kindle


The Internet has changed the rules of ownership forever. I mean how much did you pay for those 347 songs in your iPod? Somewhere between 0-and zilch! Don’t B.S. me, I know it, you know it, everybody knows it. I’m not going to tell on you, OK? So chill. But what if you bought your […]