Neither plug-ins nor php coding is required to create a polished portfolio. WordPress.com provides the base tools. But you will need to acknowledge, and conquer, the fear materializing when stepping outside a comfort zone. You’ll beat the challenges you meet. Here’s how.
My commentary: The character count of the average English word? “5.5 letters,” according to PlainLanguage.gov (PDF, at p. 6). Let’s … More
Think Leuchtturm’s A5 notebook, WITH Tomoe River paper. Ooooo baby!
1st article: 30 Day Challenge Writers’ Forum Magazine, April 2017
But I also wonder about technology’s effect on the most important tool at our disposal: our minds.
You’re not limited to using your calendar for blogging, of course. Use it to plan website content updates, long-form and … More
If you’ve always wanted to improve your handwriting but never got around to it, here’s your chance. Source: Quickly Improve … More
Sitting and stewing a writer’s block cooks only intense frustration. So I move, focusing on a joyful obsession. Without fail, the bricks break, unleashing a torrent of creativity.
Just bumped into this July 17th post. More bang for the Premium/Business bucks, in the form of scheduled social media … More
Every 3 or so weeks, I pop into the Alexa app (iPad) and run a “writing” search through the Skills … More
The linked article echoes this writer’s woe-filled experience with Dragon’s $60 Home edition. Fortunately, worthy alternatives exist. Another alternative is … More
Announced August 17, 2017: With our new PayPal integration, you can start selling in seconds. Source: The WordPress.com Blog
One favorite trick for building my writing muscle: using IFTTT to add a daily prompt to my calendar; each evening, I create a 6-word story incorporating that prompt. The how-to steps follow.
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