Michael Churchill of Pulp Nouveau Comix in Canandaigua,
Diamond's new policies don't have to spell the end of the independent "pamphlets." It seems to me that this is a perfect opportunity for another distributor to enter the game. Whether it's Haven stepping up, or a totally new company there's a distinct market that's no longer being served. And where there's a market, there's a way to make money.
Until that happens, if you have any love for the small press, step up to the plate and order directly from the publishers. I already do in part, and now I know I'll do more.
Stop with the doom and gloom and do something positive.
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