Sunday, March 26, 2017
My New Article (Part 1 of a 2-Part Series) in "Civil War Times" Magazine--and Why You Should Care
X Writing articles for magazines is enjoyable, but I stopped doing so some years ago because I no longer had the time. I am busier now th...
Friday, January 27, 2017
Author Fraud also Tars the Publisher
x I published an author one time. I will never publish him again. Why? He is a fraud. Now, I have been associated with Savas Beatie...
Sunday, January 1, 2017
How I Came to Discover Douglas Southall Freeman....
X This appeared as a newspaper editorial some fourteen years ago. I thought readers of this blog might enjoy it. Happy New Year. ...
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Got Reviews? Why Publishers, Authors, Booksellers, and Other Potential Readers Need to Hear From You
X We save our hard-earned money and we buy the books on the subjects we love. Sometimes we check them out from libraries. Sometimes ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
HE + RA = S, or, What Most Authors Overlook
X We hear exchanges like this often: SB: "How did the speaking/signing event go?" AUTHOR: "Horrible. There were only ...
Monday, August 15, 2016
How Many Authors Realize They Qualify as a Business?
X Color me shocked. A few months ago I had a conversation with an author that went something like this: ME: I appreciate you driving t...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
How Do we "Grow" the Civil War?
X As one of the great lyricists of all time wrote "He's not busy being born is busy dying." -- Bob Dylan, "Its Alrigh...
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