My First Post (From Ireland)

On December 16, I left the United States for a 2-week vacation in Ireland. A key objective while I’m here (in the quiet and remote Aran Islands) is to rebuild my homepage.

Good progress today.

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Jane Friedman

Jane Friedman

Jane Friedman (@JaneFriedman) has 20 years of experience in the publishing industry, with expertise in digital media strategy for authors and publishers. She is the co-founder and editor of The Hot Sheet, the essential newsletter on the publishing industry for authors.

In addition to being a columnist for Publishers Weekly, Jane is a professor with The Great Courses, which released her 24-lecture series, How to Publish Your Book. She also has a book forthcoming from the University of Chicago Press, The Business of Being a Writer (March 2018).

Jane speaks regularly at conferences and industry events such as BookExpo America, Digital Book World, and the AWP Conference, and has served on panels with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Creative Work Fund. Find out more.

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Hello Jane, welcome to our island, your photo is indicative of the stoney nature of the place. Have a great time while here and I hope you managed to meet some of the aspiring writers who live on Inis Mór. Happy Christmas and a wonderful 2010, you could come back and visit us again!


Woohoo! 1 – I am more than just a little jealous, and 2 – congrats on getting the home page up. Though I don't know if I approve of you doing that while on vacation.


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