by Mary C Long
Wales footballer, Ched Evans, age 23, was jailed for five years at Caernarfon Crown Court on Friday after being found guilty of raping a 19-year-old woman, who was ‘too drunk to consent.’ The victim, whose name we will not share, but can be easily found elsewhere online, is now on trial via social media. Is this okay?
by Will Viharo
Due to the digital DIY revolution, almost anyone can publish a book these days. But anyone can review a book, too. The two are intertwined in a very significant way that cannot be overestimated in terms of the writer-reader relationship.
If you love to read books and want to show as much support as you can for writers in general, in order to keep the industry of literature alive and well, and encourage your favorite authors to keep writing, despite the dismal odds of success, this blog is for you.
by Ben Allen, Guest Contributor
Everybody is talking about who is going to become the next President of the United States. It’s everywhere in the media, from blogs to cable news, with the focus being on Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Hillary Clinton. One benefit to watching the election closely is to watch the different marketing tactics employed by each candidate.
While typical marketing plans are very subtle and are designed to run for a long period of time, election season is so short that candidates can’t waste any time. Very quickly, they have to plan, execute, analyze and adjust their approaches, which allows us to watch what works and what doesn’t.