JIM LAUGHREN LOVES WINE. AND HE LOVES WRITING ABOUT IT.

Jim Laughren loves wine. He has for a very long time. He’s a wine collector of long standing, former president of a Florida-based wine import and distribution company, and founder of the Chicago-based consulting firm, WineHead Consulting. “Way back when, in the days of roommates and communal dinners, I’d often put together a pot of spaghetti and red sauce (that and scrambled eggs being my entire culinary repertoire) and serve it along...

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SUBMITTING YOUR WORK TO US

SUBMITTING YOUR WORK TO US

Crosstown Publishing is interested in growing our company, and finding and promoting great manuscripts. Although we are ridiculously picky. If you feel you have an exceptional work, fiction or non-fiction, you might want to consider us. But…it’s almost certain that we will pay you no advance. Not that we wouldn’t like to, but the economics of being a small, start-up publisher just don’t allow it. Instead, we will actively market your...

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FEATURED PUBLICATION: ‘A Beer Drinker’s Guide To Knowing And Enjoying Fine Wine’

Beer drinkers do love their pale ales and golden lagers, their IPAs, bocks, and Weissbiers, their tasty dubbels and rich oatmeal stouts. Most are brand loyal to a fault. Yet, in growing numbers, members of this 80 million strong, suds-lovers’ fraternity are reaching for a good bottle of wine, either to accompany or in lieu of their beer purchases. ‘A Beer Drinker’s Guide To Knowing And Enjoying Fine Wine’ 2012, Jim Laughren,...

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