JA Konrath makes a point about advertising in a recent post of his incredibly informative blog, The Newbie’s Guide to Publishing. It’s getting harder and harder to get picked up by an agent, become published, and make money at writing. While other forms of entertainment are getting cheaper, the cost of books goes up and […]
It was bound to happen sooner or later and in reality it only cost the bar about two bucks. It’s pool league night and the bar is pretty hopping. I normally don’t work Saturdays unless a band is playing but I was needed to cover, so in I went. The leagues run an eight-five dollar […]
Let’s talk about Jochen for a moment – the German gentlemen who lurves me. German, businessman, English not too good. He’s spent the last three or four weeks trying to convince me that spending time with a kindly older gentleman would be good for me. There is the “respect” and no one would know (finger […]
I’ll remedy that tomorrow. Now that I have th okay to write at the bar when things are slow (which is most nights) I’m finding that I can get lots done. We may even make the Bar a Wi-Fi hotspot, and open early during the week. It’s being kicked around as there is a funding […]
What fresh hell is this? Originally uploaded by MontiLee. Yeah, it’s an R2D2, official and legal USPS mail drop box. These damn things are popping up all over the city.