Just Another Writing Book – Chapter 2 – Tools – Continued

The Old Fashioned Way courtesy Wikimedia Foundation

The Old Fashioned Way courtesy Wikimedia Foundation

My apologies for the delay. I’ve been somewhat distracted by the start of spring. Yes, our snow is finally melting :)

This is my dogs, in the backyard one week ago.

Rose and Kleo enjoying the snow, April 7/2014

Rose and Kleo enjoying the snow, April 7/2014

They were having a great time!

Back to writing…

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The Greens are set to win the 2015 Federal Election

Green Party of Canada

Green Party of Canada from their website

Yes, the Green Party of Canada will win the 2015 Federal Election. How do I know? The Conservative, Liberal, and New Democratic Parties told me.

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Just Another Writing Book – Links

Me and my office staff

Me and my office staff

Someone pointed out to me that I didn’t have links to all of the “Just Another Writing Book” articles. Oops. So here they are:

Introduction

Chapter 1 – How do you start?

Chapter 1 – Continued

Chapter 2 – Tools

The second part of Chapter 2 will be posted tomorrow, assuming I get this short story I’m writing finished :)

Regards

Wayne Borean

Monday March 31, 2014

 

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Microsoft Office Fails on IPad/IPhone

Microsoft Office courtesy Wikimedia

Microsoft Office courtesy Wikimedia

Microsoft has released it’s version of Office for the IPad/IPhone. A quick evaluation shows that Microsoft has made major mistakes with the design.

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The Robert Anson Heinlein Discussions

Robert Anson Heinlein, image from Wikimedia

Robert Anson Heinlein, image from Wikimedia

A lot of people have been writing about Robert Anson Heinlein recently. This isn’t surprising since he was one of the greatest writers of the 20th Century.

But most of the people mentioning him don’t seem to:

a) Have read Heinlein

b) Have understood what Heinlein wrote

I was never lucky enough to meet Heinlein. I wish I had, his writing has had a huge impact on my thinking, and writing. I’m going to try and, well, untangle things.

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Spam Comments

Me and my office staff

Me and my office staff

The amount of comment spam has gone out of control. I’m not the only one facing the problem, I’ve heard the same from other writers using WordPress on their sites.

So, I’ve changed the rules. You have to be logged in to comment. I don’t know if this will cut the amount of spam I’m getting, but it is worth trying.

Regards

Wayne Borean

Tuesday March 25, 2014

 

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Microsoft Death Watch – Market Share Down to 19%

The Future of Microsoft

The Future of Microsoft

For years I’ve been warning everyone that Microsoft as a corporation is in deep trouble. Now Microsoft’s share of the new device market is down to 19%…

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