Tag Archives: Publishing

Heidi Ruby Miller’s GEEK GIRL UNDERGROUND™ – 2012 DogCon Report

There were no dogs at DogCon! Just cool authors, musicians, and a tattoo artist. Raw Dog Screaming Press co-owners, Jennifer Barnes and John Edward Lawson, celebrated the first ever DogCon— an invite-only, three-day RDSP experience. Forty plus guests from as … Continue reading

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John Lawson’s ABOMINABLE DUMP BIN™ – Culture As Content and the Ever-Changing Role of Publishers in the Digital Age

Welcome to the Dump Bin! This is a column about the book publishing industry, but it’s called the Abominable Dump Bin. What the heck is that supposed to mean, anyway? Well, in retail the dump bin is a bulk display–at … Continue reading

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SHIT COMIC BOOK COVER OF THE WEEK!™

I don’t even know where to start here. Maybe it’s just me, but aren’t comic book covers supposed to entice you by showing the BEST of what’s to come inside? Steampunk Ladies! Lay off the Stair Stepper machines!

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Adam Wilson’s The 10% Club™ – It’s a Love/Hate Thing

This wasn’t going to be my second article. In fact, I’m gonna end up being a few days past my deadline (Not to worry, Adam. We are late publishing, again.- Ed.) for turning in my second article and I’m completely … Continue reading

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DEAD SERIOUS™ – Shiver Me Timbers! Jon F. Merz’ Unflinching Discussion of Piracy & Publishing

So the other day I discovered that my novels have started getting pirated out at a number of sites.  I’ve heard rallying cries about piracy for years – from both sides of the fence – so it was kind of … Continue reading

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DEAD SERIOUS™ – The PREMIERE of JON F. MERZ’ Monthly Column!

For my first column for IMJ, I thought I’d pose a simple question for all you media junkies: how do you read? Not how you sound out words and all that junk from the first few grades of school.  I’m … Continue reading

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