[REBLOG]The Backlist Is Not The Back Seat: On Indie Authors Appropriating Language

Rose's notes:  Reblogging this because...whoa.  This gives me another reason to be angry at Jamie McGuire and Hugh Howey, as if there weren't enough times they've said things that made me want to *headdesk* multiple times and rage.  And I do mean rage.

 

On another note: I think this reaffirms how much I love Courtney Milan.

 

 

Some advice, indie authors: If you're going to argue against the unfair and very real truth of divisions within the publishing industry, don't use the language of the civil rights movement to do so. I'm looking at you, Hugh Howey & Jamie McGuire.

 

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