Posts Tagged: NY Times Magazine

A DIY Publishing Success Story

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Amanda Hocking has the mastered the dual art of storytelling and story-selling. NY Times Magazine profiles her, discussing her multi-million dollar ventures via Amazon to her recent deal with a St. Martin’s Press, the successful culmination of lifelong novel-writing. Her moment of inspiration was YouTube-derived and her career failed many times before taking off. She’s […]

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Remembering Hurricane Katrina

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The fourth anniversary of the landfall of Hurricane Katrina would likely be garnering bigger headlines right now if not for the death of Senator Edward Kennedy. It might have even drowned out the howling over “socialized medicine” and “death panels” and South Carolina Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer’s ill-timed yet completely hilarious attempt to shame Gov. […]

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