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Asimbonanga

News is coming out of South Africa that the country is bracing itself for the death of Nelson Mandela, who is now on life support. This man, who was labeled a terrorist, imprisoned, eventually freed and literally changed his country — I cannot begin to express how rare such a

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Insurgent Creative:  Huge Increase In Independent Musicians

Insurgent Creative: Huge Increase In Independent Musicians

The rising trend of creatives moving to independent production and distribution — what I’ve called the “Insurgent Creative” life — has been going on long enough now that we’re starting to see measurable data coming in. Techdirt has just posted a great article which dispels a commonly-cited claim by the

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Insurgent Creative – Kindle Worlds Opens The Doors On Tie-In Fiction

Insurgent Creative – Kindle Worlds Opens The Doors On Tie-In Fiction

The internet is abuzz this morning with Amazon’s announcement of Kindle Worlds, which is a new program that allows writers to produce officially-sanctioned fiction for sale in any of the intellectual property story settings that Amazon licenses under the program. The work will be made for sale on Amazon, with

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