The #Streitfeldian Curse Strikes Again

David Streitfeld, writing for the New York Times, damages their brand with another poorly researched hit piece on Amazon. So #Streitfeldian. He failed to research the context behind a comment he used in the piece, among other glaring errors that have been pointed out clearly by other writers (about other pieces he has written). I won’t repeat […]

Taking The “Child” Out Of Our Children

I think we will have seriously evolved as humans when society quits taking the “child” out of our children. — Joseph Ratliff (@JosephRatliff) September 21, 2014 So, as we start to close the book on another year, I want to offer you a thought that might change the way we think about our society and […]

On Ellora’s Cave … Seriously?

A book publisher named Ellora’s Cave is suing an author for writing an informative post about their recent inability to pay authors, among other things. The post you need to read is here. It contains links to many other posts (and the one questioned in the lawsuit). Well, sigh, yet another company about to witness […]