Several weeks ago, I wrote about treating your writing like a mortgage. You owe yourself a daily word count and effort to contribute to your success. Well, I spent five weeks doing great with it. At one point I even exceeded my set pace. With 2541 words ahead, I had given myself two days worth… Continue reading Simplifying the Ascent
One element that is persistently required of your website or blog is consistency. It’s vital. By doing so, you create a consistent voice for yourself on the web and it creates content on a calendar. What does “Consistency” in writing blog posts and content on your website mean? Exactly that, it means that there is something… Continue reading NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: CONSISTENCY
Motivation: it can be the factor in your writing that determines how readers perceive your characters. Think of your favorite heroes. Now your favorite villains. Odds are if you thought about their character arcs, you also can figure out their motivation. Solid characters need something to drive them, even if they’re secondary. Because if a… Continue reading Literary Music Lessons: Motivation and Norah Jones
That’s my shelf space. And you can be damned sure I’m coming for it.
I love entertainment. Two of my favorite things in the world are Godzilla and the Alamo Drafthouse. They’re like two people you know would be amazing together if you could just get them both in the same room. You see, many people are asking “Why isn’t Godzilla: Resurgence being released in the US?” I don’t have… Continue reading Tell the Alamo Drafthouse to #DraftGodzilla and get “Resurgence” in US Theaters
Many songs emulate an emotional feeling. There may be a story. However, not all songs incorporate actual dialogue, i.e. words exchanged by characters. Comedic rock duo Tenacious D created one of the most quotable songs of all time. And they did it while including hilarious dialogue. Is it the greatest song of all time? No, but… Continue reading Literary Music Lessons: Dialogue and Tenacious D
Search, it’s the tactical way to get people to see your website, your blog. If you missed the first entry about Keywords, you can catch up on the first entry on the necessities of search by clicking here. The second element that you have to understand about search is crawling. It’s getting into technical terminology.… Continue reading NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: CRAWLING