Interesting article over at the NY Times today about self-publishing. I have to thank Robert Swartwood for leading me there. The most thought provoking quote:
"Louise Burke, publisher of Pocket Books, said publishers now trawl for new material by looking at reader comments about self-published books sold online. Self-publishing, she said, is 'no longer a dirty word.'"
If only I could write a "how to" book on some lousy piece of software...
Read the rest of the article here: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/28/books/28selfpub.html?pagewanted=1
And don't forget to check out the comments section of the Times article. Wacky and insightful.