Category Archives: -Words-

An exciting adventure

Barbara Swafford, in her exceptional blog, Blogging without a Blog has honored me with her award, NBOTW (New Blog of the Week).  For those of you arriving here from Barbara’s Blog, Welcome! For those of you who have not yet visited … Continue reading

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Best quotation sources on the Internet

I love words! And the only thing better than words are quotations. When I first started to write, my dream was to have a whole shelf full of quotation books. And now I have. It’s called the Internet. When I … Continue reading

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The sound of your voice: Personalizing your writing

We often hear writing advice telling us to ‘develop our voice.’ All well and good, but what exactly IS voice? If you close your eyes and just listen, what can you learn about a person through their voice? More than … Continue reading

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A little reorganization is a good thing

I’ve been blogging for three months now and have almost 80 posts under my belt.  That’s a good thing. It seems like a good time to stop and reflect on what I’ve written and where I want to go. Also a … Continue reading

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A good fall project

How many of you have posted GREAT ideas and writing, and no one comes to visit?  I know I have! Chuck Westbrook has an interesting concept he has designed to steer new readers to deserving sites.  It’s been picked up … Continue reading

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84 Charing Cross Road: A video review

Sometimes a movie doesn’t cost $100 million to produce. I often go to the Indies when I want something that has meaning and value. And what makes a movie worth watching? A good movie for me must have three criteria: it makes … Continue reading

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25 ways to make your blog post sticky

Photo by Karen Daziel Nothing we create is art at first~~Walter Mosley  If the chief criteria for real estate is ‘location, location, location,’ then the draw for a really good blog post has to be ‘content, content, content.’ And if a … Continue reading

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