Posts Tagged ‘innovation’

4 Stars: “Mervidia” by J. K. Barber

Posted: 27th September 2014 by Jason Kristopher in Books
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From Amazon.com: Deep in the ocean’s darkness live the Merwin, sinister sea creatures who have never seen the light of the sun. As the city of Mervidia flourishes, its inhabitants scheme and grasp for power. Queen Beryl, the last of the royal bloodline, has been brutally assassinated. The High Houses scramble to seize Mervidia’s crown, […]

Amanda Palmer, musician, artist, internet pioneer and wife of the nerd-god Neil Gaiman, has had some choice words for her labels and detractors over the years. In this TED talk, she explains why she advocates piracy and the “pay what you want” model. This presents an interesting idea for publishing, too, or really any sort […]