Well, it has taken a while to sort out but I can finally make a few announcements.
Exactly a month ago, I had a big whine about the closure of the Capital Times and what it meant for print reviewing and for me specifically. It was a shock, of course, but the impact turned out to be pretty gratifying. The feedback from readers was terrifically rewarding (“You like me, you really like me”). Even the one negative commenter out of the 25 who wrote to me here demonstrated that he cared enough to contribute, even if he did think that reviewers “were going to way of the dodo”.
And there were some pretty good offers too. Some from print publications, some online, some even involved getting paid which was a bit of a novelty. Read More