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An Announcement From The Publisher

An Announcement From The Publisher

Here we go again, raising money for the press. I hate begging for money, really, but…

The Next Chapter- 2Leaf Press 2016 Fundraiser -Keep the Press Going

The Next Chapter- 2Leaf Press 2016 Fundraiser -Keep the Press Going

From the press that boldly asked the question "What Does it Mean to be White in…

How social media is changing language

How social media is changing language

From unfriend to selfie, social media is clearly having an impact on language. As someone who…

WHITE IN AMERICA Contributors’ Northwest Group Participates in “Whiteness History Month” in Portland Oregon

WHITE IN AMERICA Contributors’ Northwest Group Participates in “Whiteness History Month” in Portland Oregon

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE WHITE IN AMERICA? contributors in Portland Oregon (calling themselves the…

April Is “Whiteness History Month” at Portland Community College

April Is “Whiteness History Month” at Portland Community College

PCC’s Whiteness History Month events will include a reading of essays about white identity. SOPHIA JUNE…

2LP News

24 books that will make you a more well-rounded person

24 books that will make you a more well-…

NATALIE WALTERS, JACQUELYN SMITH, BUSINESS INSIDER | THE INDEPENDENT Do you aspire…

The lost art of indexes in ebooks

The lost art of ind…

JOE WIKERT’S DIGITAL CONTENT STRATEGIES When…

Books are back thanks to doodling, but that’s far better than the alternative

Books are back than…

ALICE JONES | THE INDEPENDENT Books…

Write a killer memoir: My 9 top tips

Write a killer memo…

ALAN RINZLER | THE BOOK DEAL…

Preview of DREAM OF THE WATER CHILDREN by Wendy Cheng

Preview of DREAM OF…

A Black-Japanese Amerasian reflects on life…

Publishing Tips

Five Tips for Writing a Book Description That Isn’t A Bore

Five Tips for Writing a Book Description…

DANIELA MCVICKER | BOOK BABY BLOG The more compelling your book description,…

Soundtracks For Books: How One Author Is Using Booktrack For Her Novels

Soundtracks For Boo…

JOANNA PENN || THE CREATIVE PENN…

Deadlines Help Writers

Deadlines Help Writ…

TERRY WHALIN || THE WRITING LIFE…

“Most contemporary literary fiction is terrible”

“Most contemporary …

J. ROBERT LENNON | SALON.COM An…

How to Succeed with Your Blogged Book or Booked Blog Project

How to Succeed with…

JOEL FRIEDLANDER | THE BOOK DESIGNER…

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Samuel Diaz Carrion

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Samuel Diaz Carrion

PUBLISHER’S COMMENTS Samuel Diaz Carrion has been…

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Tara Betts

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Tara Betts

Tara Betts’s Website PUBLISHER’S COMMENTS Tara Betts…

Birds on the Kiswar Tree Reviewed by The Pedestal Magazine

Birds on the Kiswar Tree Reviewed by The Pedestal Magazine

Reviewer Maria Rouphail of The Pedestal Magazine

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Abiodun Oyewole

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Abiodun Oyewole

Abiodun Oyewole’s Website PUBLISHER’S COMMENTS: I met…

Lynn Levin’s resonant translations of Odi Gonzales’ ‘Kiswar Tree’

Lynn Levin’s resonant translations of Odi Gonzales’ ‘Kiswar Tree’

DAVID R. STAMPONE | PHILADELPHIA ENQUIRER Peruvian…