Private: Moment of choosing

Sara Nelson considers the many reasons an author might choose to use a pseudonym. “Publishing’s job, these days, is to create buzz, and a pseudonym is one way to interest people like me in writing stories like this,” she says. (Via TMFTML, A/K/A Joel Stein.)

I mentioned another interesting article on pseudonyms last month: James Long’s reflection on the problem of two identities for a writer.