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thomas hardy, another sky press, and my debut novel

I first submitted to Another Sky Press on 17 November 2007, central China time.

On the 20th, I was asked to resubmit my synopsis and a longer excerpt. It was my thirtieth birthday. To me, this was significant.

All of us who write probably have some writer or writers we’ve somehow wanted to model ourselves after. Read more…


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Radiohead mainstreams neo-patronage!

I’ve always wondered how long it would take before mainstream artists started jumping ship. We had Prince distribute his last album for free in a sunday newspaper (links to Wired) and now we’ve got Radiohead selling digital downloads for (drumroll please!) whatever price you want! Including free. (links to telegraph.co.uk) Read more…


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San Francisco Chronicle Article on Another Sky Press!

We just got a wonderful write-up in the SF Chronicle. It totally made our day. Read more…


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Our Beliefs in Español

José Joaquín Atria is an amazing soul who stumbled across our website and felt that ‘Our Beliefs’, our essay on why we exist and what we stand for, was worthy of converting to his mother tongue. We would like to thank José a million times over, not just for his translation, but for putting smiles on our faces and letting us know our words are appreciated.


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‘Big Brother’ eyes make us act more honestly

According to this study, we should probably put images of eyes all over this site – people supposedly tip three times as much if there are images of eyes present.

Don’t worry, we won’t. Read more…


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Bookcrossing.com

Michael W. Dean, director of the documentaries DIY or Die! D.I.Y. OR DIE: How To Survive as an Independent Artist and ‘Hubert Selby Jr.: It/ll be better tomorrow’ and author of the $30 Film/Writing/Music School series of books turned us on to bookcrossing.com (our user name is ‘anothersky’). Read more…


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our first contribution.

On April 9, 2006, one day after we launched, we received our first contribution. Thank you.