Turning Publishing Upside Down

An excellent survey of recent shifts in the publishing industry by Nathan Bransford raises the question: has “everything in publishing…

The Sky Goes Black

Having just dumped an impromptu mess into Nathan Bransford’s first paragraph contest, I was a bit humbled and very impressed…

Word Cloud for Ligan

Below is a word cloud for the entire text of The Ligan of the Disomus, courtesy of wordle.net and a…

The Food of Colonial Slaves

A very interesting piece in Pittsburgh’s Post-Gazette marks the 30th anniversary of African American programming at Colonial Williamsburg by delving into…