I want to start by mentioning that The Light of the Fireflies as I’m reading it is a translation from another language. I do think the translation was done very well, the sentence structure and word order all make sense and flows well for the most part. …


Working from home is a wonderful experience that enables people to take control of their day to day work life. But, there are so many issues that can pop up each day that can interrupt your otherwise smooth flow. You might even participate in some interrupters and time suckers willingly…


National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) takes place in November. A lot of my writing friends are working on getting their character profiles ready to go and I’ve been brainstorming some ideas myself as well. …


Which Networks Are Right for You?

When working out your social media posting plan, the networks you choose to post to should be an important part of that plan. The good news is that there is no absolute right or wrong choice when it comes to knowing which social networks you should sign up for. …


If you’re adding a holiday gift guide to your website or blog using Amazon affiliate links, it could just get you in some trouble.

I see this happening every year. Bloggers putting loads of work into gift guides, only to have to go back and practically start over because they…


Let’s start with a basic overview. What is a meta description? In simple terms, a meta tag description is a snippet that summarizes what the webpage or blog post is about. …


When it comes to the little things in our business one of two things tends to happen; we either spend too much time on it or we skip it all together and put it off for another day. I know that I have personally been guilty of both of those…


Lorem Ipsum text refers to the placeholder text that is often used in project mockups for design, whether that’s a brochure design, a website design, or even the layout for what will become a PDF report. …


Silence in the dark
We completely missed our mark.

Fingers fumbling around,
Hearts invisibly bound.

Thoughts left unsaid
in the space across the bed.


There are probably hundreds of ways to handle invoicing your clients and collecting payments for projects, and you may be using something already. …

Loretta Oliver

cross stitcher ✂, writer ✍️ , transcriptionist ⌨️, dabbler in all things creative ✂ , mom, wife, finder of lost shoes….

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