From the Desk of…

Celebrations, Sweater Weather and Pretty Pink Ribbons: An Ode to October at Xulon Press

Filed in From the Desk of... by on October 4, 2013 1 Comment
Celebrations, Sweater Weather and Pretty Pink Ribbons: An Ode to October at Xulon Press

I love the month of October. Football season is in full swing, pumpkin coffee permeates the air at the coffee shop where I write and—mysteriously—crystal dishes of mini chocolate bars appear on every desk. In Florida, we don’t get the same spectacle of changing forestry as other regions, but the temp drops below ninety, teasing […]

Continue Reading »

Love to Teach, Teach to Love

Filed in From the Desk of... by on September 11, 2013 3 Comments
Love to Teach, Teach to Love

Written by: Eddie Cruz Teaching—or perhaps more broadly, education—is something that’s very close to my heart, and it takes an extraordinarily special person to do it well. (Do it well is, of course, the pertinent bit there.) So this post is, I suppose, a sort of very personal case study: Following a massive failure by […]

Continue Reading »

From the Desk of the Editor: Soul Searching in Seoul

Filed in From the Desk of... by on August 13, 2013 4 Comments
From the Desk of the Editor: Soul Searching in Seoul

Maybe I should just write a book. It would be a very long book. However, I would not be the first Xulon Press employee to take the initiative and get published through the company. At least five Xulon employees are or soon will be Xulon authors—from short children’s stories to computer skills books by a […]

Continue Reading »

From the Desk of the Editor: What Makes August Awesome

Filed in From the Desk of... by on August 7, 2013 3 Comments
From the Desk of the Editor: What Makes August Awesome

Amusement parks, plane rides, cruises—oh my! August (a.k.a the last four weeks of summer) is usually the time when people skip town and go on an adventure. Traveling takes a lot of guts, whether it’s to another state or another country. It expands our horizons and really opens up our minds to new ways of […]

Continue Reading »

From the Desk of the Editor: Xulon Press Salutes the Troops

Filed in From the Desk of... by on July 16, 2013 1 Comment
From the Desk of the Editor: Xulon Press Salutes the Troops

Here at Xulon Press, we’re embracing all things American in July. We’ve debated the nuances of self-publishing historical and political writing, but we’d be grossly remiss if we didn’t recognize the individuals who protect our right to pen those opinions so freely.

Continue Reading »