Just one more reason I’m so glad I don’t live or work in California

Recent Developments Regarding the California Consumer Privacy Act It’s not that I don’t value my privacy, because I certainly do. It’s not that I don’t like California, because I’d visit, given the right opportunity. But I also value small businesses and think the burdens they bear are already excessive. Small businesses are being crushed. I … Continue reading Just one more reason I’m so glad I don’t live or work in California

Some things to keep in mind about using WordPress for your author site

After reading another post in a forum where someone has had a WordPress site hacked, I felt compelled to write this post. Lots of authors let others set up websites for them and have no clue how they work, and the designer/developer decides to use WordPress to build the site because WordPress makes it easy … Continue reading Some things to keep in mind about using WordPress for your author site

Recommendation! Don’t use Wix for your author website

I wanted to save a few articles from an author’s website to read later, so I sent the links to Pocket using the right-click context menu. It’s something I do regularly when I want to follow links but don’t actually want to do it right then for whatever reason. (Because I should be writing!) So … Continue reading Recommendation! Don’t use Wix for your author website

Fiction Writers’ Social revisited

I’ve updated my Fiction Writers’ Social Google+ private community.* It’s a community for fiction writers. To be exact: A conflict-free zone of friendly chit-chat and interaction, before, during, and after the day’s writing is done. Here’s to a fun, lively place to share news, chit-chat with fellow authors about life in general, and talk shop. … Continue reading Fiction Writers’ Social revisited