Another year, another mountain (both real and virtual) of books to read. Checking out upcoming publications is a little like being in a candy store. Without wanting to gorge myself on literary lollies, I’ve put together a list of things I’m looking forward to reading this year, … Read more »
It’s a waste of words, at this point, to bemoan the flailing publishing industry and the decline of the traditional newspaper. When it comes to print, there’s a feeling of bitterness and complacent resignation. Enter The Nose. Opening the pages of this Melbourne-based indie broadsheet is refreshing. … Read more »
Writing today is no longer about typing out a manuscript and having a publisher do the work of editing, printing, distribution and marketing. Instead, writers are finding it increasingly important to be entrepreneurial in creating markets for their work. Crowdfunding is an interesting new concept that allows … Read more »
At Killings, we value our community of readers and writers. Killings welcomes blog comments as a way to engage with writers and continue the conversation. However, we reserve the right to remove comments that are obscene, abusive, racist, sexist, homophobic or otherwise inimical to respectful and constructive dialogue.