To all my cheap friends . . .

display-graeters01With nothing else to say today, I take this anniversary eve (see below) to beg all my cheap friends: “Get out your credit card and spring for Be Still! Departure from Collective Madness, and I’ll buy you a Graeter’s ice cream Sundae next time I’m in a state that has Graeter’s.” Otherwise, I’ll just owe you. I’m as cheap as I am vain.

Be Still! costs $20.98 in paperback or $9.99 on kindle. But if you subtract the cost of a free Graeter’s Sundae ($5.25 + tax), the kindle would only cost you a net $4.74 (even less when including the tax on the Sundae)!

Publishers increasingly depend on their authors’ vanity – the sinful self-promotion that has consumed me since Be Still!‘s release January 6, 2017, three months ago tomorrow.

  • Gordon C. Stewart, begging in vain without apology from Chaska, MN, April 5, 2017.

 

3 thoughts on “To all my cheap friends . . .

  1. You know – you can buy pints of Graeters right here in Mpls. Lunds, Whole Foods. The Black Raspberry Chip is particularly outstanding. Bought the book; don’t need the ice cream!

    JO HOLCOMB | SENIOR DRAMATURG/LIBRARIAN | GUTHRIE THEATER

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