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Should Writers Dump Word for Markdown? Part 2

We left off with me looking for an alternative to word 2016 on the Apple Mac App Store and coming across a distraction-free writing program called “Ulysses”. 464 more words


Should Writers Dump Word for Markdown? Part 1

My raw experience with the new Microsoft Office 365 for Mac recently, led me on a single-purposed quest:

Can a serious writer get by without Microsoft Word?

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The Odyssey


Today it is about The Odyssey by Homer.

It follows the adventures of Ulysses who tries desperately to return home to Ithaque, his native isle. 149 more words


NPM #25 - Ulysses

It little profits that an idle king,

By this still hearth, among these barren crags,

Match’d with an aged wife, I mete and dole

Unequal laws unto a savage race, 545 more words


Ulysses and Urania

Ulysses on Calypso’s island, by Detlev Conrad Blunck

Ulysses is the Latin form of Odysseus, which may be derived from the Greek word odyssomai (to hate). 369 more words

Divine Comedy

Officials investigating fatal shooting in Grant County

GRANT COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation continues to investigate the fatal shooting of a Grant County resident.

On Thursday, law enforcement authorities located the body 54-year-old Jimmy Wayne Martin in the rural southeast part of the county. 123 more words


The coming of spring and beginnings

Sitting before me in a white clay pot is an- about- to- bud hyacinth, moss surrounding the emerging leaves. It is the promise of spring and although purchased as a small gift, I cannot part with it. 841 more words