Amazon/Hachette Debacle

Amazon/Hachette Debacle

The Amazon/Hachette debacle goes on … and it seems everyone has an opinion. Some are on the side of Amazon, and say they are for the indie author. Others are on the side of Hachette and say that their stance protects the rights of legacy published authors. TheCreativePenn / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) Well, let’s face it folks, it all comes back to that unholy dollar . Both sides want theirs, and they are going to fight to the death until someone is victor in all this. The problem may well be, however, that

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Titles: What’s in a name?

Everything has a name, doesn’t it? Who thought up all the names of things in the world? Aside from Adam who probably named trees, flowers, and animals. But who thinks up all the names of things we see each day? Like streets? Or colors? I would really love to meet the person who thought up Puce (per Wikipedia-Puce is the French word for flea. The color is said to be the color of the bloodstains remaining on linen or bedsheets, even after being laundered, from a flea’s droppings or after a flea has been crushed.) so maybe it was a

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