Blech, sorry about the recent absence, not that I was probably missed, but I have been busy. Between classes, and training for my promotion at work I have had zero time to do anything. So, this is my unofficial return, though given the coming holidays it is likely that I will not be able to make regular appearances. I will do my best, however.
Some writers love it. Others say it's overkill. Black Obelisk says the key to it is choice.
I believe all those things are true. Liquid Story Binder XE is, quite simply, the sh*t. There are drawbacks, though. I admit it was a complex little piece of software -- at first. I didn't understand its file system. I didn't even know where it put my books after it claimed to save them. I knew immediately it wasn't like any other program I'd ever used because a) it's gorgeous, b)
I know I said I was gonna finish my story about my hike up on Dinosaur Ridge and what I found that day, and I will, but first I wanted to put these haiku here. I was just sitting watching the sun rise. I don't know what happened to the blizzard that was supposed to come through according to the weather, but even though the sun's not up yet, it's already warm enough to melt the ice on the porch.
Smudge took off for work awhile ago and Lenny just got home--er, or at least I HOPE that's
I have a notebook, it is wonderful as a thing, it is certainly a thing as - to be sure there is absolutely no pattern as to what goes into the thing.
my problem with journals and diaries is that they involve dates and - well ideas don't often come on schedule.
should a stranger or even a friend read the contents of my thing I should think I would be sectioned,
this if nothing else is a good reason for you to start your own thingy book - they are marvelous,
This isn't a post about writing; not yet. It does pertain however to the tool I use to write, without which I would surely die . . . .
For too long I've wanted to upgrade my bumbling, slow HP Pavilion computer. I've had it since 2003 and it was a gift so I didn't get to pick the specs I wanted for it, like a video card capable of gaming or the type of RAM one needs to multitask with programs like Photoshop, Dreamweaver, MangaStudio, or Cubase and Pro-tools. I saved enough for it