Jessica Latham

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Could You Write A Book? Should You? (Read This First)

Have you noticed how many people are currently publishing books? Yes, so many it’s a rhetorical question. But as an entrepreneur, should you? The answer is, as usual… that depends.<p>The current flux in the publishing industry could take many columns to fill (and perhaps it will), but for now let’s …

Writing a book isn't supposed to be fun

As I write, I couldn't claim, quite, that my fingers are dancing across the keyboard. But they are making their way at a stately pace appropriate to …

Don't Shut The Book On Writing One: Advice For Would-Be Authors

To the dismay of many, we live in a society where Nicole Richie is a <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author. We live in a world where Flava Flav has published a book. Hell, this is a place where even Snooki from MTV’s “Jersey Shore” has books on the market.<p>I’m here to affirm what we’ve all been thinking: …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia Benoit3 days agoView More<p>Ask a Bartender<p>Bartenders tell us what to do with …

How to Write a Best Seller

<i>Published in the May 2013 issue</i><p><b>"I wasn't sure I was supposed</b> to like <i>The Kite Runner,</i> as my impression was that it was more of a woman's book," a young colleague of mine tells me. And what, by contrast, is a man's book? I ask. "Something more overtly masculine, less emotional, less loving." Less</i> …

Frank Lampard interview: 'It was very difficult for me to write a kids' book'

Unsurprisingly, given its author, the plot of Frank Lampard's first children's book, Frankie's Magic Football, turns on goals. Chips, flicks, …

Nicholas Sparks Books Have One Thing In Common (PHOTO)

Redditor brigitteteleu suggests an alternate title to the Nicholas Sparks collection: "White People Almost Kissing." Can't say we disagree.

A Cupcake Craft And Nine Other DIYs That Look Like Desserts (PHOTOS)

Cupcake crafts have become super popular, and we can't really blame people for loving to make things that look like these sweet treats. After all, there are no calories to count when you're just sewing or stitching. But cupcakes aren't the only dessert that artists love to recreate.<p>We've rounded up …

Craft Social: Craft Lit: DIY Faves in Books, Novels, Movies, & Magazines | Red-Handled Scissors

Is a new craft magazine fueling your DIY decor obsession? Or maybe listening to knitting romances is making your studio time a little more steamy? …

What makes Instagram such a steal for Facebook

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>When Facebook decided that it would spend a billion dollars (though in reality it turned out to be $715 million) to buy …

Labour targets free schools, police and winter fuel allowances in proposed cuts Ed Balls tells shadow cabinet it must plan on having the same government funds as the coalition if it wins power in 2015 http://bit.ly/Zowrca Photograph: Felix Clay for the Guardian

JD Wetherspoon’s plans for 24-hour bar at motorway services branded a ‘disaster’

A pub chain’s plans to build Britain’s first 24-hour bar at a motorway service station have been branded ‘a disaster waiting to happen’.<p>JD …

Tuesday's Daily Telegraph front page: 'Don't help your child to get a job'