Amazonia

Professional publishing has been going through some interesting times lately, especially because of the changing landscape of distribution. Like the music industry before, publishing has been struggling to come to terms with the rise of simplified digital sales and downloading….

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Confederacy of Dunces

At one point in the novel A Confederacy of Dunces the character of Ignatius Reilly quips, “I refuse to ‘look up.’ Optimism nauseates me. Since man’s fall, his proper position in the universe is one of misery.” Ignatius may be...
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Global English

I love English. As a language, I am constantly inspired by its power to convey, often beautifully, such a delight of ideas and senses. Of course, I recognize that power that other tongues have to fill in the gaps that...
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