Here's a question any number of people have asked: How much is one of those bottled stories actually worth?
On a literal level, of course, they're priceless. I never sell them, only give them away -- to particular friends on special occasions, and to worthy charities. But of course in this world everything has a price, and that price is often determinable.
The most recent unique-story-in-a-bottle was put up at auction this past weekend at ConQuest to benefit