Category: Writing tips

All Things Writing – What’s Going on Around Blogtown this week?

Friday blogshare

  Today’s post is an info share about a few interesting articles I came across in my blog reading travels this week. Three of these finds are time sensitive, so do check them out ASAP if you want to jump on the bandwagon.   The first fun contest I came across is Charli Mills‘ Rodeo […]

Do You Use ‘Text to Speech’ to Read Your Work Back to Yourself? – #Editing Tips

Editing tips

      Many of us aren’t aware of the many options that Word offers to help with our writing. Although I don’t profess to know what all the functionalities are on the Word ribbon, I was happy to learn about the ‘Read Aloud’ feature, also known as ‘text to speech’.   My friend Marcia […]

Sunday #BookReview with D.G. Kaye – Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips/Mignon Fogarty

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

  Today I’m sharing my latest review for a wonderful book and handy reference guide I highly recommend for all writers and students – Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing by Mignon Fogarty.   I’m sure we’ve all read several books on the subjects of grammar and punctuation, but this book is […]

Sunday Book Review – The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr

Book reviews by D.G. Kaye

I recently read Mary Karr’s – The Art of Memoir and today I’m sharing my review on the book from my perspective as a memoir writer. Although it wasn’t one of my favorite reads on the topic it certainly has its merits.     Blurb: Credited with sparking the current memoir explosion, Mary Karr’s The Liars’ […]

Are you familiar with the Writing/Editing App – Prowritingaid?

  Today I want to talk about a most helpful writing app I use called Prowritingaid . This is a wonderful writing/editing app which you purchase a licence for to use and then you download it into your Word program and/or your WordPress blog dashboard so the editing tools will display on your editing toolbars. The […]

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