How to Get Unstuck in Writing

I’m a little stalled in my writing. This article provides some useful advice in getting through that dry spot before you finish your first draft. Where it may not help is during the editing/rewriting process. I’ve tried a few of these, and they have helped out a little. Probably the best advice I could personally […]

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Podcast: Book Cover Design Tips with Stuart Bache

Something to listen to on a Monday. How to get your book cover design right. H/T to the folks at Creative Penn.   What are indie authors still getting wrong with book cover design? Plus color theory, when to rebrand if your book has been out a while, intellectual property considerations with design, and more […]

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Changing the Default Upload Location In Movable Type

This is pretty useful, especially when you’re hacking your way around a new 4.2 installation, after having completely customized your old 3.x Movable Type. How To Change the Default Image Upload Location in Movable Type 4.0 Since there isn’t an option within the Movable Type user interface to make the file upload utility remember that […]

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Mardi Gras tips

A good list of no-nos to be aware of at Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras Moments: What Not to Do – Intelligent Travel Blog 4. Be wary of the scam artists! If someone approaches you with the question, “I bet you $100 I know where you got your shoes” or any question along those lines, do […]

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