This is POD-speak for "we can't compete," so we're going to offer up the only thing we have going for us - your fervent desire to be published. We can't get your books on shelves because we have no distribution. Few will know your book exists because we have no marketing or promotion. But, hey,we're giving you the "chance you deserve." Same sad story, umpteenth verse.New Pulp Press was founded in 2008 as an alternative to the often generic world of conglomerate corporate publishing.[bolding mine] Dedicated to giving voice to some of today’s most talented and neglected writers, New Pulp Press focuses...
No distribution or owner info on the site, but Whois names Christoph Wiese...They also don't mention him as an author so at least he's not a vanity press.
Hope you're right, Jim. I suppose I get a bit jaded because I see so many PODs using the same verbiage. Their lack of distribution makes it tough on their authors. But as you say, we'll see.
Interesting article, thanks so much for putting up the link.The editor/publisher is Jon Bassoff.
Here's a link to an interview. http://spaceythompson.blogspot.com/2009/09/bullets-booze-bastards.html
It is POD, not vanity.