On writing: MFA or DIY?

Like most in their last years of college education, I couldn't wait to graduate and dive right into my dream job and career. I will never ever set foot in a classroom again, I said. Seventeen years of school wa...

A few rules for online shopping

Shopping malls remain favorite local destinations, but more people now opt for the virtual route for their retail fix. We now have a wealth of choices when it comes to products, sellers, payment options, and de...

“E” or Tree?: Of books and ebooks

There are three specific words that I've been hearing for years, words that almost automatically get an eye roll in response. “Print is dead.” Is it, really? I don't think so. Not yet, anyway. Give it a f...