Tag Archives: editing

THE “C” WORD

Every once in a while I run across a word that seems to hook me in. It makes me stop and think about it, what it means and, yes, I attempt to use it in a sentence. Sometimes it’s an … Continue reading

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FACING FACEBOOK

I will preface this posting by saying I think Facebook is one of the “star elements” in these early years of the Internet.  It has given everyday folks like you and me a place to come chat, exchange ideas and … Continue reading

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IN A WORD LESS THAN 20%, FACEBOOK IS…NUTS!

You may recall I have discussed Facebook advertising on a past posting.  At that time I was attempting to advertise my book, Dead Letter.  Unfortunately, Facebook (hereinafter referred to as FB) rejected all versions of the ad I wanted to … Continue reading

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HELP…THERE’S A BOOK INSIDE ME AND IT WON’T COME OUT!

October 28th has come and gone. I blew it. I missed my deadline. I don’t recall ever missing a deadline. Well, like a lot of things in my life, those days are over. Woe is me. October 28th was my … Continue reading

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SHOT DOWN IN COLD BLOOD…NO, NOT ME, MY MANUSCRIPT!

I’ve been busy trying to “birth” this book I’ve been writing all year. That’s it on the right: Anchor.  Normally I would have been finished by now. In fact, my self-imposed publishing date was October 28th. Well, that didn’t happen. … Continue reading

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TO MAKE A LONG STORY SHORT, USE LESS WORDS!

Don’t think I haven’t noticed.  I’ve gotten back to writing postings that are lengthy—too lengthy.  You’d think I’d know better, but uh-ah.  You may find it hard to believe that I spent a gazillion years working in radio where I … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing vs. Self-Surgery

The Disclaimer:  Today’s blog is based on my opinions which are based on my experiences.  Not everyone has the same experiences and, therefore, may not share my opinions.  I am a humble soul, so you should not consider my words … Continue reading

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