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Guest Columnist

Amazon to Kill Mobi: What It Means for Authors

Amazon to Kill Mobi: What It Means for Authors

by Guest Contributor Dave Chesson (Please note that Authorlink does not accept so-called ad-embedded "guest posts." Our articles are juried) Not long ago, the MOBI file for both reflowable and fixed submission to Amazon was the ebook file that you had to upload to...

Thank you for your service!

Thank you for your service!

by Mike Blinder | Opinion for Editor & Publisher Magazine (reprinted with permission) "Thank you for your service!" I say that phrase so often now, especially at boarding gates, when I'm in the frequent flyer line and the agent announces that retired or...

Dare to Speak: A Reading List

Dare to Speak: A Reading List

by Suzanne Nossel, CEO, PEN America My approach to free speech is that we need to think hard about how it interacts with other constitutional principles and social values, especially our commitment to equality and inclusion in a diverse society. That makes it...

Where Does It Hurt?

Where Does It Hurt?

Guest post by Matthew Watrous My wife and I once worked in a locked dementia unit. When people are having a bad day, they tend to be uncooperative and want to fight about everything. There are not many good days in a dementia unit. Many irritations arise,  like when a...