To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or knaves. – Claude-Adrien Helvetius
Ian Sane / Foter.com / CC BY Scott Timberg, writing for Salon on, “Wil Wheaton is right: Stop expecting artists to work for free — or worse, for “exposure”“: Wheaton recently wrote a post on his personal blog called “Seven Things I Did To Reboot My Life” that included drinking less, working out more, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
So, I finally did what I said I was going to do so many years ago. I put out a collection of my early poetry. I have only been talking about it since before I enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1988. While the works in this book do not represent my best writing, they […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Dead Trees and Pixels (or Creativity Is The Real Answer) by James Landrith crustmania / Foter / CC BY The e-books vs. dead tree media discussions and snobbery fascinates me. People frequently post self-congratulatory articles (from online versions of publications, of course) bemoaning the existence of e-books. I have a few thousand hard copy books […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Interview with Author and Poet Joey Renee by James Landrith James: I’d like to open up by asking you a few questions for the readers. Can you tell us about yourself and your background? Joey: I was born and raised in Washington DC. I grew up in South East and Northeast where I attended […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
New York Times Bestselling Author Patrick A. Davis Book Signing Event at Lowe’s of Alexandria!!! Saturday, March 9, 2013 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Lowe’s of Alexandria 6750 Richmond Highway Alexandria, VA 22306 Bring in your Patrick A. Davis books or purchase books on-site. Patrick will be available for […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I have not written poetry in over ten years. Some of you have read it in the past. Some of it was good, some of it shit and some of it reeking of teenage confusion and angst. Why haven’t I written in so long? I’ve just not felt the words. I’ve not felt the need. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Reprinted by permission of Ray Abernathy. Ray's website is available at: http://www.rayabernathy.com For the next 10 days — May 20 through May 29 — visitors to this page will be able to take advantage of one of the greatest literary bargains of the 21st Century: the entire contents of my new short story collection, Here […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
For those of you into science fiction, especially Golden Age futuristic art, Dark Roasted Blend has a treat for you: This is the start of a new series, collection of the most inspiring & hard-to-find retro-futuristic graphics. We will try to stay away from the well-known American pulp & book cover illustrations and instead will […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.
George English has the fresh poop on that nasty blonde windbag known as Ann Coulter: Not surprisingly, this story has really grown legs. I suggest this article, to get you started and read this article, that says, " 'The syndicator of Ann Coulter's newspaper column is looking into allegations that the right-wing pundit has lifted […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Wow. Apparently I am a low-level monkey. At least that is what a Mr. Lord Matt has to say about my exposure of his cult leader's bad behaviour. And this is about the height of intellectual debate that can be expected from that little cabal of trolls, apologists and liars. Then, Matt claims I am behind […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.