Warning: Hacks for Hacks tips may have harmful side effects on your writing career, and should not be used by minors, adults, writers, poets, scribes, scriveners, journalists, or anybody. I heard you’re taking some time off to celebrate Christmas / Hanukkah / Kwanza / Winter Solstice /...
Many people aspire to be heard and seen online. Building an audience will help you succeed in many areas including Internet marketing. One easy way to get your voice heard is through the magic of running a blog. If the idea of running a blog excites you, then check out this article for some great...
During the historic speech on December 17, 2014, when he announced the normalization of relations with Cuba, Barack Obama turned to address the Cuban people directly. He began with a citation from José Martí: "Liberty is the right of every man to be honest." Cultural anthropologist...
One reason the Internet is popular is because of how easy it is to reach out or share something others. The popularity of sharing information online has become an advantage for business owners. Keep reading for great ideas on how to use article promotion to grow your enterprise. When writing...
Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer BewareAs I've followed the discussion (for instance, here, here, and here) over the past couple of days about literary ezine The Toast's demand that writers surrender copyright (the demand was first reported by me, and The Toast has since announced that it's...
Another comic from the archives. 'Tis the season, after all...
The Torre Uluzzo near Lecce, Salento, Italy. Image – iStockphoto: Piccerella ‘What This Loss of a Language Means’ “I can’t even.” You know the phrase, right? Another day, another pop-media whine. “I can’t even” is credited to the bloggrs of...
Like much of the really exciting theology I’ve read this year (Rowan Williams’ Meeting God in Mark, or Hugh Gilbert OSB’s The Tale of Quisquis), The Ethics of Everyday Life is not a monograph, but a collection. In 2013, the theologian and ethicist Michael Banner gave the Oxford...
We've all seen certain words misused. We are used to being reminded of the problems so many folks have with words like 'their,' 'there,' and 'they're,' as well as 'wear' and 'where.'
A crucial area to help build your online presence is through the art of writing a blog. When you blog and build a reputation online, then you can open many doors for you. It can be a great way to promote your small business. It can also be a way to get your opinion out there. Maybe you have a...