Category Archives: Writing Tips

Be a Winner with your writing

I did it! I won the Wordscape tournament. No, I didn’t get a gold trophy for the mantle, nor did I get a purse of cold coins. I got a lot of points, which I will never use. The point … Continue reading

Posted in Productivity, Writing Tips | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Starting the new decade

It’s the fifth of January already. We are almost one week into the new year…you know, the one that fired up all our latent ambition and resolve. There’s something about a new decade that is more challenging than “just” another … Continue reading

Posted in Productivity, Writing Tips | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

We’re baaaaack—with tools

Writing takes patience..lots of patience. Continue reading

Quote | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Is Your Chair Killing You?

Writing is a sedentary occupation, and writers who are serious about their efforts to live by the pen often worry about the effects of sitting for many of their waking hours. It is often said that the only way to … Continue reading

Posted in Computer tips for writers, Writing Tips | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Proofreading Your Work

Proofreading your own work is one of the most demanding tasks required as you ready your manuscript to meet the world.  Why? Because the brain sees what it thinks is there. Count the number of errors in the excerpt above.  … Continue reading

Posted in Computer tips for writers, editing, self-editing, Writing Tips | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment