The Creative Revolution: Part 4 of The Business of Books

Everyone is familiar with the “Industrial Revolution.” In the past 500 years there have been five official “revolutions” that have changed the way people live. (1600–1740) Financial-agricultural revolution (1780–1840) Industrial revolution (1880–1920) Technical revolution (or Second Industrial Revolution) (1940–1970) Scientific-technical … Continue reading


Story Excerpt Sunday: from Across the Spectrum, edited by Pati Nagle and Deborah J. Ross

Across the Spectrum Book View Cafe Fifth Anniversary Collection edited by Pati Nagle and Deborah J. Ross Perfect Stranger By Amy Sterling Casil Author’s Note: My son Anthony died in 2005. He was born with Down Syndrome. I began thinking … Continue reading


Author Interview: Amy Sterling Casil

Writer Amy Sterling Casil is simultaneously the most forthright and most deceptive person you may ever read. Casil is someone who can make exquisite art and teach a room full of people to start thinking. Casil is also a former child who “dug the wires out of Barbie’s legs and popped off her head, much to my dismay when I realized that head was never going to be quite right ever again even with ample glue and child-like blow-torching.”

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