& OTHER GEAR
An Erotic Novel
How we lost the right to feel.
Go to the beach.
Literary Love Affair
REVIEWS AND COMMENTS
Incunabula are works from the earliest days
of printing -- "of the cradle." Today, we're in the cradle era of
new forms of publishing that change the way people are making books
and thinking about books.
Deconstructing Hunter S. Thompson
Was he the literary version of Cheech and Chong?
The Inquisition Strikes Back
One of the prisoners was an old incontinent man supporting himself
on a walker as he wandered the Guantánamo prison yard weeping.
How to make a trade paperback book on your kitchen table with common
household tools and materials. You'll need Adobe Reader (free
download) to view this illustrated story.
A Minor Miracle
in Oaxaca, 1982
"See, Don Julio, here are the screens," Chalo said. Lalo beamed
positive ratification. Sodden ashes of doubt began smothering the
anxious fire in my chest. It was clear they hadn't seen screens in
this shop in many a year.
From the ARCHIVE
A Million Little Pieces
Reviewed by JULES SIEGEL, April 2003
James Frey operates in a literary zone where the worst case rules to the exclusion of all others. No one can handle drugs. Period.
Got that clear? Begin writing.
The Painful Pleasures of Self-Publication
By DOROTHY JANE
For 15 books, she did as told.
Some of them are still making money -- but not for her. Book #16 is her own
Her 15 Books
Read previous Book@rts stories
Tips for Self-Publishers
American Interfaith Non-Violent (I hope) Taliban Movement considers Gordon
Inkeles' work too shocking for your sensitive eyes.
Busted Book in Santa Barbara
surrender at last to performance art.
ME ABOUT THIS
the Nuclear Option is Really
Satire will flourish in the one-party state.
for the Humor Impaired?
You, too, can make jokes!
not a joke.
but it's a