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Thought Patterns

Ramblings of an Insane, Lesbian, Book Writing Crip

Last Build Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:35:23 +0000



Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:35:23 +0000

I was going to write another article of mindmapping resources but meh, too much work. But here’s the short of it: I’ve demoed a LOT of mindmap programs and some are super simple to the point of being painful and... Read moreMindmapping

Irons in the Writing Fire

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 17:32:29 +0000

I’m not sure how many other writers do this, but I typically work on more than one project at a time. I tend to pound out a lot of words then pause to consider it. See, I don’t plan or... Read moreIrons in the Writing Fire

Resources for Writers

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 19:34:16 +0000

I mentioned in the last post that I use WordWeb for my thesaurus. I like it for its simplicity and for the ability to access other sources. I have found over the years that there are good resources and there... Read moreResources for Writers

Writing Software and Stuff

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 19:09:23 +0000

If you read the previous post, you’ll know I just switched from OpenOffice to LibreOffice. Still loving it! And I was reminded I’d not done a “software I use” post in a while. So here goes. Hardware: – a built... Read moreWriting Software and Stuff

OpenOffice vs LibreOffice

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:41:58 +0000

Long time no post! Life has been…intense. Anyway, I was doing something with OpenOffice, wanted to see if an extension would help, but the extension page wouldn’t load. And other information pages were showing years old stuff. Then I remembered... Read moreOpenOffice vs LibreOffice

Life Goes On After Lessons Learned

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 03:33:50 +0000

Sometimes, life bites us in the arse and we turn around, surprised and, perhaps, more than just a little knocked off our not-so-proverbial feet. I prepared. I tried to do everything right. And yet, so many things went wrong. While... Read moreLife Goes On After Lessons Learned

How to Get Your Nook Books

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 02:14:28 +0000

We don’t do Kindle. Never have. Never will. Instead we get epub formats since they are quite universal. Nearly any ereader can view them with little to no converting. Which is why I dislike Kindle. And why I disliked Lorna’s... Read moreHow to Get Your Nook Books