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Advertising-free magazines: a novel idea?

I still remember the first time I picked up Womankind magazine. Years earlier I’d cut magazine purchases out of my life. Having outgrown Frankie, finding no solace in gossip magazines, and rejecting mass consumption and a ‘typical’ consumer lifestyle, I found my inspiration and need for a traditional women’s magazine was waning. 1,564 more words

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Summer Internship!

New semester, new internship. Given that I’ll be home this summer, I decided it was finally time to apply to literary agencies aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaannnnd I got one! 142 more words

THE STONE THROWER and The Festival of Literary Diversity (The FOLD) - May 6-8

I can’t tell you how proud I am of the founder of The FOLD (Festival of Literary Diversity). A client and friend, she’s a huge writing talent and activist in the publishing community. 198 more words

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Mythic New York

By Miriam R. Kramer

New York City looms like a giant in the imagination of people in the United States and all over the world. Dirty and dazzling, it reigns as a culturally and financially vibrant city for strivers and immigrants, a metropolis allowing the ambitious to dream of conquest, fame, and success beyond the height of skyscrapers leaning vertiginously from above. 985 more words

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Five Big mistakes self-published authors make

I’ve spent a lot of time with self-published authors—the good and the bad—and I’ve noticed a lot of trends over the last five years. Some of these trends are good and are marks of successful authors, others… not so good. 919 more words

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Discover an ebook et download several chapters

To download academic book chapters is legal.

All students and teachers don’t know that. Why ? Because people think that reading a book by chapters is not normal. 98 more words

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Report from the Field: Struggling with Creative Nepotism

At Vida, writer Dallas Athent confronts one of the thorniest issues plaguing the literary scene: the unspoken nepotism-fueled culture of connections and reciprocal favors that determines who gets published where.

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