1. Overdrive crunched the numbers on the life of a metered book in a library's e or audio catalog and what that means about what Macmillan is trying to suggest is the reasoning for their new policy.
2. Bright Wall/Dark Room has temporarily taken down their paywall, and just in time for you to read this thoughtful piece about "Veronica Mars" and what it means to genderbend the noir detective. It's look at the first and most recent season, and what all this means is just amazing.
3. Over on the NaNo blog, Alexis Daria has some suggestions for the care and feeding of your writing and yourself.