Hugh Howey on why short fiction still makes sense in the post-KUpocalypse world.
Book Riot on romance trends. Cowboys and multicultural are up. Erotica and New Adult are down. Frankly I'm surprised that medieval romance isn't making a comeback given the success of the Game of Thrones series.
Emily Henderson makes DIY bookends...shaped like books. This is a super easy craft and very intriguing.
Lindsay Buroker has some thoughts on piracy. Should authors using pen names have to file DBA forms (Doing Business As, for the uninitiated) with Amazon? What about people publishing through LLCs? Food for thought.
Can you afford to get published?