Thursday, March 12, 2009
Creative cultural destruction
...is, thanks to this article, what I'll now call what's happening around me. The article doesn't say anything too new, but it does sum things up nicely. I've been playing in that liminal space between offline and online for quite some time now. I've been watching others play in it. And I've been paying attention to those in the Canlit scene who don't since, really, they're in the digital world just the same. They're on the sites of publishers, agents and booksellers. Their interviews can be found on blogs. I've been thinking about them this morning as I tend to this blog. I bet in the time it takes me to finish this post at least one of them will have written a brilliant first line for what will be a brilliant poem. And this post? I know. Like the article, I haven't said anything too new.