Leonce Gaiter's historical novel, "I Dreamt I Was in Heaven - The Rampage of the Rufus Buck Gang" was published September 2011. His nonfiction has appeared in The Huffington Post, The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, and in national syndication. His thriller "Bourbon Street" was published by Carroll & Graf and is currently available in ebook formats.
SHARE Sunday, June 3, 2012 With Traditional Publishing Dies the Passive Writer-Victim (773 views)
Writers used to sit passively and wait for publishing conglomerates to anoint them. Today, with the dissolution of traditional publishing, writers have to do more. We need to learn the tools of our trade just as musicians have to learn to navigate recording devices and playwrights have to know theater techniques. The day of the passive writer-victim is over.