The Pow-Wow

My partner Nikki and I attended the Second Annual 1-800-CE0-READ Pow-Wow in Chicago this week, and what a fascinatin’ gathering of authorial illuminaries it was.  For my sins, I was the kick-off speaker, and hot on my heels were Ray Bard, of Bard Press; Mark Bloomfield, of HBSP; Susan Williams, of Jossey-Bass; Barbara Cave Henricks […]

It’s the little things

Under the pitiless glare of the television lights, the Republicans candidates are beginning to emerge as personalities, for better or for worse. In the end, it will be the little things that add up to a character, electable or not. The ridiculous sound-bite format that is our debate system doesn’t allow for real expression of […]