Revisiting Old Topics

There comes a time in all Blogger’s adventures where they start to feel that they’ve covered everything. I kind of feel that way now, or maybe I’m in my winter hibernation mode. All I want to do is curl up and sleep until spring. But then, I considered that I could just as easily revisit …

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Down the rabbit hole..into creepiness

I spent too much time on Pinterest today, too caught up on boards listed as ‘creepy’. Why, you ask? Well, my only excuse is it started innocently looking up Halloween decorations. Next thing I know, I’m drawn into bizarre stories, ghost sightings, monsters, deformities, and just the downright bizarre. Once done, and I got off …

Feedback Trolls and Snerts

I remember, back in the day of AOL chat rooms, the term ‘snerts’ described troll-like behavior. More importantly, this word stood for Snot Nose Egotistical Rude Twit. I think it certainly summed up exactly what we understand how the Internet Troll works. In writing, we also find a number of Snerts who give feedback, but …

Writing Tip: The Pomodoro Technique

I found this neat page at the WriteToDone.com web site that explains using the Pomodoro Technique to get your book finished. The Pomodoro Technique is a productivity method using time increments to get the necessary work done in a set amount of time. This also provides breaks in the activity, believed to improve clarity and …