Thought Catalog Books, Past And Future

In late 2012, we launched Thought Catalog Books as an outlet for us to experiment with long-form writing and paid reading experiences. The web — with its infinite amount of pages — wants writing that will bring in a million people for 23 minutes. A book is different. Perhaps it might only bring in 1,000 people but it will enwrap them in a universe for hours if not days. For numerous reasons, we wanted to give our own writers and creatives in the extended Thought Catalog community the ability to write in this self- contained environment, allowing them to explore a different, often more contemplative medium for their expression. This is still the driving impulse of Thought Catalog Books two years later.

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