Entries by Hilary Robinson from 10/2012

Library Matters: if it's not Broke Don't Fix It

| Posted 10.09.2012 | Huffington Post

The jury may still be out on the future of ebooks v tree books and the world of publishing is facing its biggest challenges ever but the government has now waded in on whether to transfer the administration of the annual lifeline for many writers, the PLR cheque, to another body - and, as I write, we are awaiting the verdict.

Fame - Why It's Not All It's Cracked Up to Be

| Posted 10.17.2012 | Huffington Post

Whitney Houston said that fame "made you a personality instead of a person." Amy Winehouse's sudden rise to fame plunged the singer into a fatal cycle of substance abuse. Most recently Ollie Murs admitted he battled with drink and depression after the pressures of fame became too m