Energize your writing with strong verbs Sometimes editing your writing drains your energy. Sometimes, you take a look at one long, meandering paragraph, and can only think, That’s it. It has spiraled out of control and there’s nothing more I can do. Godspeed, young paragraph. I wish you well. It’s often helpful to step away for a day, then return to the edits. One thing … Continue reading Easy tips to stop the nounification of your verbs
Make your writing more concise and easier to read by making some small changes. Continue reading 50 easy changes that will improve your writing today
Set your new year up for success. Write out some lists to reflect on the past and plan for the future. Continue reading Supercharge your life in the new year with these 20 lists
Year-end best-of and 2016 to-dos. For auld lang syne, my dear! Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Happy 2016!
Happy Thursday! Been busy as a bumblebee over here but that doesn’t mean I have nothing to share. For YOU? My wonderful readers? I share love… and the following links, which may or may not suit your Thursday needs, wishes, or desires, but nevertheless are here for you to click and peruse at your leisure. Away we go! 1. What they don’t tell you at … Continue reading Things I Love Thursday
If you’re in the US, you might be gearing up for a long weekend ~ if so, I hope you’ll be doing something fun. Around here, we’re just hoping the weather stays beautiful so we can get outside for some biking or hiking. Nothing too crazy, just some peaceful good times. Happy Thursday! Enjoy this week’s picks from around the web! 1. From GalleyCat, 10 … Continue reading Things I Love Thursday
I don’t know what the temps are like where you are, but I’m loving the springlike weather we have in San Francisco right now. I’m itching to go for a nice long run at the beach today ~ will see if my schedule can make that happen. In the meantime, without further ado, here are some of my faves from around the webs… for your … Continue reading Things I Love Thursday