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How to set up a foolproof note-taking system for writers and other nerds (Part 1)

I started writing stories this year – short fiction and a couple of novellas so far – and I’ve found I need to make a lot of notes. The iPhone is pretty great for this, as you’d expect, but not always: Sometimes it’s just not appropriate to tap away on a cellphone, and sometimes you might want to …

11 Golden Rules of Writing Content for Your Website

To say the Internet is a crowded space is like saying there are a lot of stars in the sky, sand on the beach or atoms in a cell. According to …

Tor founder Tom Doherty on publishing without DRM

Two years ago, Tor Books, the largest sf publisher in the world (and publisher of my own books) went DRM-free; yesterday, Tor's founder and publisher …

Author Entrepreneur. Why Being An Indie Author Is A Great Business Model.

Shares 853<p>OLD POST ALERT! This is an older post and although you might find some useful tips, any technical or publishing information is likely to be …

7 Item To-Do List for Amazon Author Central Profile

I work with a lot of authors, both published veterans and newbies to the Indie scene. When gathering information about them, one of the first places …

A Visual Timeline of the Future Based on Famous Fiction

The past has a long history of imagining the future, and humanity has an equally long history of mapping time. Several months ago, I shared a link to a timeline of future events as predicted by famous novels. Italian information visualization designer Giorgia Lupi saw it on Twitter and was inspired …

33 Sci-Fi Stories by Philip K. Dick as Free Audio Books & Free eBooks

"Adjustment Team"<p>“Beyond the Door”<p>"Beyond Lies the Wub”<p>"Breakfast at Twilight"<p>"Exhibit Piece"<p>"Foster You're Dead"<p>"Human Is"<p>"James P. …

Meringue Kisses

May 19, 2014<p>So these were really fun to whip up. Cute. Colorful. Adorable.<p>And you only need two ingredients to make them. Unless you want to color …

Dessert

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of those desserts that often looks better than it tastes. The pineapple topping can be too sweet and the cake …

Chicago Metallic Marshmallow Pan, reviewed

I always enjoy having a batch of fresh, homemade marshmallows around the kitchen for snacking and hot chocolate emergencies. Marshmallows are easy to …

one-hour homemade ricotta

If you have an hour and a stove and enjoy delicious things then I have a weekend kitchen project just for you! Homemade ricotta! Making cheese is …

Homemade Marshmallows Stuffed With Nutella -with yoyomax12

Vanilla Hot Milk Sponge Cake

On many of the cake decorating shows on TV they refer to cakes as “sponges” because they like to use light, airy sponge-type cakes for building their …

Want to Pump Up Your Workout? Try This Yummy Smoothie

This summer we're smoothie-obsessed. We're ditching high-sugar drinks and heavy-chemical sips in favor of bursting-with-vitamins smoothies.<p>In our …

Honey orange marinade and other recipes to step up your BBQ

Before you fire up the BBQ and throw on chicken, steak, shrimp and other worthy foods, consider using one of these grilling recipes from chef G. Garvin to prepare the meat or seafood.<p>1 cup garlic powder<br>• 1 cup smoked paprika<br>• 3 tablespoons brown sugar<br>• 2 teaspoons kosher salt<br>• 4 ounces onion powder<br>• 2 ounces …

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Global BC

This photo was spotted at a RONA store and posted online.<br>A great reminder not to leave your pets in the car when it's hot out.

8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google Drive

Google Drive Tips and Tricks<p>1. Crop photos<p>2. Experiment with add-ons<p>3. Check out your Drive activity<p>4. Look at your revision history<p>5. Use …

Tutorial: How to Pick the Best Focal Length When Capturing Landscapes

Put together by photographer Steve Perry, the video tutorial above shares a collection of useful tips, advice and examples that help explain how to …

These Harvard And MIT Kids Say They've Made NSA-Proof Email

Those who worry that Gmail or the National Security Agency may be rifling through their emails now have a new alternative: ProtonMail, a super-secure email service created by students from Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.<p>"It was the Snowden leaks that got us started," …

Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

The Crazy Genius Behind Solar Roadways

Here’s an idea crazy enough that it just might work: Pave the streets with solar-powered panels that have their own built-in heat and LED lights. That’s what Scott and Julie Brusaw hope to accomplish with their ongoing Solar Roadways project, which they just funded through a hugely popular …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …