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When A Picture Helps You Create A Thousand Words

I’m a visual person and as I’m writing I often find myself on Flickr or YouTube looking for images and footage that will help me write. Just yesterday I was researching Mount Nebo in Jordan, using people’s holiday snaps and amateur videos to help me describe the landscape and setting. So I appreciate our guest [...] Related posts: The Rise of Indie Authors and How This Helps Publishing Despite being an introvert, I love public speaking, especially when.
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Hemingway Editor app helps you write in the legendary author’s economical style

Technology : The Next Web Blog (last week)

The economical, understated writing style of Ernest Hemingway is renowned within the literature world. Now, there’s a Windows and Mac app to help you nail the American author’s approach. Simply called the Hemingway Editor, this $4.9... Read Post

Flickr’s Marketplace program helps photographers license their work and find original assignments

Technology : The Next Web Blog (yesterday)

Earning a decent wage as a freelance photographer can be tough. To help talented camera aficionados put food on the table, Yahoo today unveiled a new ‘Marketplace‘ service that will connect Flickr users with photo editors, designers... Read Post

Overcoming the Worst Moment With Words

Technology : Huffington Post: Technology Blog (2 days ago)

Click here to watch the TEDTalk that inspired this post. Co-written by Tim Small, Coordinator, PEN Prison Writing Program. The first exercise in writing is to write. Like Shakar's letters to his family and those he helped his co-inm... Read Post

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