Today in new media


The Willesden Herald gives 27 reasons why they rejected every single short story submission this year for their short story prize. According to this list, the jurists don’t actually seem to like reading.

Thank you, Booksquare:

Bottom line is that the traditional publishing business doesn’t have the luxury of waiting to find its niche in the new media market. Today, today, today. Books are books, but there’s a whole bright and shiny universe of stuff that makes books even better. If you aren’t on the bus, well, this time there might not be another one coming.

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Author: Hannah Johnson

When I first came to New York City, I almost ran over Liza Minelli with my suitcase. Then I got a job in book publishing.

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