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Best Nonprofit Websites - Children's National Health System

The Children’s National Health System website is one of the best I’ve seen. In any nonprofit vertical.

The main homepage and Foundation homepage were redesigned last fall with a focus on simplicity and content. 218 more words

Writer vs Novelist

A Writer is someone who writes.

A Novelist is someone who writes novels.

Why is the difference so important, when technically a writer can be a novelist and a novelist can be a writer? 348 more words


Weekend Writeaway

Last weekend I went on an adventure.

(Image from bwf.org.au)

That may be overstating it, but it was a small kind of adventure to me. I left work, hopped a train to the airport and jetted off to Queensland for the weekend for the Brisbane Writers Festival. 680 more words

Brisbane Writer's Festival

Just like if you are a Jeweler you would go to a Jeweler Conference to meet other’s in your industry, a Writer’s Festival is a great opportunity to meet writers, publishers and others in the field. 739 more words


BWF 2014

This weekend I went to the Brisbane Writer’s Festival and, despite the fact that it seems like the festival is steering away from writers and toward more of a cultural/arts festival (there’s women’s solidarity type sessions, cyber safety, video games – although they are classified as art now – and annoyed white, middle-class, middle-aged men declaring no-hashtag zones, for instance (though they were all writers, I think) this year’s festival was a bit different for me.  1,016 more words

Writing Stuff

Vision at the Brisbane Writers' Festival

So, what have I been up to this weekend you ask. Well I’ll tell you. I attended the Brisbane Writers’ Festival with my Critique group “Vision Writers”. 342 more words