Breaking News: Self-Publishing is Now a Cult

Can someone tell me exactly when self-pub became a cult and stopped being simply a generic term for a variety of business models?

  • Self-publishing has become a cult (Salon.com)

In case it's not clear, I'm posting this question without analysis in order to draw attention to this writer's hostility and name calling. I find his claim to be so lacking in supporting evidence that it does not need rebutting or refutation. Merely the manner in which he presents his arguments defeats the arguments.

4 thoughts on “Breaking News: Self-Publishing is Now a Cult

    1. We have orgies now?!?! This is what I get for dumping Google Reader too soon. Totally out of the loop.

  1. I’m surprised the author didn’t acknowledge the upside of self-publishing. Namely, Authors such as himself now have two publishing models for which to blame the lack of recognition of their genius.

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