I'm sitting in lotus position on a mountaintop. Actually, it's a very high mesa. I've been practical, or I wouldn't be here. I don't like the way Amazon is doing business. I don't have to do business with Amazon.
As of an hour or so ago, Kindle versions of my books will be available from Smashwords.
Shortly after I unpublished my books on Amazon, I was told one of them was the SF pick of the week.
Irony is Life's reminder humility is the best policy.