The primary purpose of publishing, even scholarly publishing, is communication. If you centre the communicative role of publishing, with a focus on the audience and the difference you would like your work to make for that audience, decisions about when and where to publish will change. This … [Read more...] about Communication vs Validation: why are you publishing?
I never would have imagined it were possible. Given that there was no internet when I was a teenager, running my own business over the internet is obviously not something I've wanted to do forever. In fact, running my own business at all only came to me as an option fairly late in the game. I was … [Read more...] about Believe it or not, I do this for a living