Publishers have always had a hard time selling and marketing the single, short-form work. Amazon. Com has created a new way for authors to get that kind of work out there, which is incredibly exciting.
It's important for the schools to make sure they new hires are of the quality they want. It's one more thing we can do to make parents feel safe leaving their children with these teachers.
Publishing is tough. As a writer, if I'd murdered my family, that'd be a great gift, not to my family maybe, but definitely to my book. Oprah's defense (of Frey) just doesn't work. You can't say a memoir is 90% true. Which 90%? It's cheating.
It would be better for us to have some doubts in an honest pursuit of truth, than it would be for us to be certain about something that was not true.
In the land of the dying, sentences go unfinished, you know how they're going to end.
They say when you meet the love of your life, time stops, and that's true. What they don't tell you is that when it starts again, it moves extra fast to catch up.