Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

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Some people's purpose in life seems to be to act as a warning to others

I was going to post about the poor deluded self-published author who made the mistake of responding intemperately to a review of her book on the Internet. However, coneycat has already said more lucidly what I wanted to say -- and I have 5 more assignments to mark, so here is the link for you to read what she said.

coneycat hasn't actually linked to the original review, but if you do want to see what caused the hoo-haa that quickly went viral on the Intertubes, then mevennen has posted about it here and there are some interesting responses about whether or not people should review self-published books in the comments.

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