Even though The Wall Street Journal is skinnier and not so newsy these days, it still manages to worry about the impact of the digital world on the world of writers and readers.
Copyrights won't let us reprint the original article,"Will the Digital Era Change Novel Writing and Reading?" from 1-22-07 or the readers' answers, "Thoughts on Writing's Future: Readers See Digital Age Changing Books, But Many Hope the Novel Will Endure" from 1-29-07. So hie yourself to your friendly library or else go searching on www.wsj.com for the discussion erupting on these dates.
Then, say a little prayer that books won't disappear into the wild blue yonder. After that, send us your own thoughts and we will publish them here.