One of my rituals, before I write, is read a few chapters of William Zinsser’s On Writing Well. It’s one of my non-negotiables before I start writing or whenever I feel stuck. Or to pump my creative juices. The book always reminds me to “dejargonize” industry terms.
So you failed to carry out last year’s resolutions? How about those out-of-this-world plans? You are not alone. I had my shortcomings too. As a freelance writer, there were many things I didn’t accomplish last year. But I don’t want to stop there. I don’t want us going in circles every year. Confused. Frustrated. Stressed.
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Are you an Instagrammer? You better prep those creative images. Starting today, you can embed Instagram photos directly into WordPress.com blogs, as easy as 1,2,3… Start “Instabedding” and share your creative photos. Here’s how it works: 1. Copy the image URL of the Instagram photo from the Web browser’s address bar. 2. Paste the URL
Write. Write more. Write even if you don’t feel like it. Write. Just write. Write more and don’t stop. Write and re-write. Write and keep on writing.
I hear the cry of my fellow bloggers about the Cybecrime law. It’s implication is a matter of grave concern, and it affects not just bloggers and journalists, but anyone who is connected to the Internet. I hope, and I pray that the lawmakers will amend it for the benefit of the online community here
It’s really hard to write when you don’t feel like it, and the only way to ward off that lazy spirit is to start writing. That’s it. I’ve experienced health issues for the past couple of weeks and now (tonsillitis). It’s hard to write and continue freelancing work at this moment. Plus, I want to
A must-read for all writers, journalists, and everyone involved in the digital world: protect yourself against password theft. The news about Mat Honan’s case of password theft and iCloud account storage swiped remotely by hackers alarmed me. It stirred a sense of urgency to safeguard online information and passwords on various social media accounts and
It was my first time to attend the 8th Philippine Blogging Summit. I came all the way from Pampanga, less than an hour and half travel time. Touchdown U.P. Diliman – around 7AM! I captured photos of U.P. College of Law and the famous sunken garden with my new friend, a fellow blogger and photographer,