Bibliodaze Post: Interrogating The Critics From The Wrong Perspective: On Anne Rice & “Bully” Reviews.

"Let’s get this out of the way: The internet is full of awful people, many of whom are fuelled by their safety glass of anonymity to say things they never would if their name were put at the top of the page. Many authors and reviewers alike have received horrid abuse as well as threats of rape and murder. I myself have been threatened with violence as well as being called a number of things I don’t really wish to repeat here. I stand with those who have received abuse, but I firmly reject this ridiculous demand by authors like Rice. You can’t poison the whole ocean to catch a few fish."

 

Read more on Bibliodaze!