Leafmarks has once again responded lightning fast to the reviewing community’s desires, this time in the aftermath of the “Authors Stalking Reviewers” news.
Continue reading Leafmarks Announce New Feature: Private Reviews #HaleNo
Should badly behaving authors scare us all into abandoning reviewing, what would a world without us look like?
Continue reading Turning Back Time: A World Without (Amateur) Reviewers #HaleNo
Notice the question mark at the end of the post title. It’s there because this is a widespread misconception that’s hurting reviewers. Authors such as Joanne Harris spouting “not all authors” while calling reviewers, like Blythe, trolls is infuriating. This ignorance of how the reading community works is astonishing. If authors are to pass judgement on something that affects their readers, they should educate themselves before commenting in a public sphere.
This is what you get when you type ‘sociopath’ and ‘entitlement’ into Google.
Continue reading Sociopathy, Entitlement and Delusion #HaleNo