Another insightful post from Moonrat today. Rather than rehash the whole topic, I'll just post the main message I wanted to pass along, and hope that you'll go read the whole post at EdAss. I strongly feel that if you're working toward a career in writing of any sort, Editorial Ass is your place.
So here's a way to help us get over the October publishing financial crisis:
For anyone who cares about the book publishing industry and wants to do their part, there's one simple action step:
Buy a book this weekend.
Just buy one.
Now go read the whole post to find out details.