How Music Affects Your Productivity – from Sparring Mind

As an ex-professional musician and music teacher, sounds are very important to me. I’ve written a review in the past about Ommwriter which I think is a wonderful writing tool thanks to both its simplicity and the range of ambient sounds it provides. You can just write with that program and do so chilling at the beach, working on… Read More How Music Affects Your Productivity – from Sparring Mind

Review: ‘Write Your Way Out of The Rat Race’ by Linda Formichelli

I was honoured when Linda asked me to be one of her beta-readers for her latest Kindle book written to help writers considering giving up the day job and begin trying to earn a living from words. I was even more pleased to end up being one of the ‘rat-race escapees’ she quotes throughout the book. So you immediately have a… Read More Review: ‘Write Your Way Out of The Rat Race’ by Linda Formichelli

Recommendation: How to Find Images for Your Blog posts post – Your Online Biz

I’m not the biggest fan of Darnell Jackson, I’m sorry to say. I find his style a bit brash and I’m not fond of some of the ways he thinks about writing and marketing. Nevertheless, his blogs are worth glancing over and, from time to time, he comes up with something really rather useful. Like this… Read More Recommendation: How to Find Images for Your Blog posts post – Your Online Biz

Ommwriter – A must for the distracted writer

I suspect it isn’t every writer’s cup of whiskey, but if – like me – you find yourself easily distracted…and struggling to get some decent writing done…then Ommwriter  could be the answer.   Having told you last time about my discovery of OneNote thanks to the girls at WITS, I have since discovered another helpful program courtesy… Read More Ommwriter – A must for the distracted writer