Oh, Gawker, you make me giggle but hurt me so. It’s like getting tickled and laughing really hard until you get the hiccups and an awful cramp in your side and suddenly the game is over.
Feeling depressed because the recession and the internet are both killing the book publishing industry, and hurting your hopes for the big literary contract you deserve? Just self-publish! Every other jerk is.
Read the whole bloody thing, “Self-Publishing Is the New Real Publishing.”