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.
Mark June 1, 2013 um 8:44 pm
Come on, it’s Salon. What else do you expect?
the rodent June 1, 2013 um 9:43 pm
How would he know if it’s a cult…? He’s obviously not a member or I’d have seen him at last night’s orgy.
Uneducated Guess June 2, 2013 um 9:59 am
We have orgies now?!?! This is what I get for dumping Google Reader too soon. Totally out of the loop.
CJJ June 2, 2013 um 9:15 am
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.