Among Animals: An anthology that’s just getting started

When we put out a call for submissions for our first planned anthology, Among Animals, we didn’t know what to expect. We had a vision for the types of stories we wanted, but we weren’t sure if there were enough writers out there who shared this vision. Fortunately, we found many writers interested in exploring the …

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Tips for Authors: Reaching out to book bloggers

With traditional media cutting book editors and reviewers, “book bloggers” are becoming a popular and often very successful way for books to get noticed. While not all book bloggers are professional critics, they are all passionate readers, and if they have a good following on their blog (as well as social media), a good review could …

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Environmentalism and fishing: Strange bedfellows

I’m struck by the number of books that equate fishing (particularly fly fishing) with “being one with the environment.” Personally, I find this idea to be a total crock. Yes, I’ve fished.  And fishing was a great excuse to get out into nature. But I vividly remember as a child when I caught a rock …

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