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Choosing Pictures For Self-Publishing

Andrea Cagan - Saturday, June 13, 2015
Choosing Pictures For Self-Publishing

When I read memoirs or biographies, I love seeing photos of the people and events I’m reading about. But when these photos appear, one after the other, crowded into the middle section of a book, or in two sections halfway through the first and second half, I find it confusing and frankly annoying. I just might skip over the photo if I forget what it’s about, especially when it was described so many pages back or if I have no idea who the person is that I’m looking at. I prefer seeing a photo that matches what I’m reading on the page where it appears. 

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The Fine Art of the Interview

Andrea Cagan - Sunday, May 27, 2012
The Fine Art of the Interview

Last night I was watching a TV show called “The Conversation,” on Lifetime, a new hour long weekly series of interviews with interesting women celebrities, conducted by Amanda de Cadenet, a British presenter and photographer. This series started about a month ago and I find myself riveted to the TV. I wonder if anyone else feels like I do about this show. 

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