When it comes to social media, we all have platforms we like and others we tolerate—the latter because we feel a need to be there. Several months ago I abandoned Facebook, a platform I only tolerated. Since then, I’ve been trying to be more selective where I spend my time, and also, to use that … Continue reading Writers, are you using Twitter hashtags for engagement?
Hi, SEers. Mae here hoping everyone had a wonderful Valentine's Day! Today, I'm rolling out a topic that’s dear to my heart—unplugging. In our technology-crazed, social media-driven, always-on-world, unplugging is a necessity. Did you know there is even a National Unplug Day in the U.S.? March 1-2 sundown to sundown has been declared the National … Continue reading How often do you unplug? #writinglife
Hello to all the Story Empire readers. January is almost at an end and 2019 is well underway. I'm editing several books at the moment but I have a topic for Scrivener that may well assist you with writing and editing. On the left side of Scrivener there’s that organizational wonder: the Binder. It provides … Continue reading Tour Scrivener’s Inspector
Hello SErs! Happy New Year! I hope you've all had a good holiday season. Today being the first post of 2019, I thought it might be nice to kick things off by looking at creativity ... more specifically, where it comes from. What are we talking about when we mention having a muse? Personally, I've … Continue reading Where Your Muse Hides
Hello, SEers! You're with Mae today with a post on fiefdoms. Probably not what you think, but it does come down to personal real estate. Writers need a special place to create. It doesn’t matter where as long as we can put our stamp on it. When I was a kid that place was my … Continue reading A Writer’s Fiefdom