Archive for October, 2012

The Hardest Thing About Writing A Story

Posted: 20th October 2012 by Rich Bullock in Craft, Scrivener, Technology

   Keeping the timeline of a story straight is always a challenge for me, especially when I have two or three main characters whose plots intertwine. Today, I made a new Reference document in my writing application, Scrivener. I took screenshots of monthly calendars (I used the Grab application and the Calendar Widget on my Macintosh), […]

5 Grammar Rules That Probably No Longer Matter

Posted: 13th October 2012 by Rich Bullock in Uncategorized

Have you ever wondered who makes up the grammar rules?   Me, too. And why—at least in the English language—do they keep changing? Well, the reality is that society makes the rules—and society is constantly changing. New words replace old, slang becomes a listing in official dictionaries—and the trend will continue at an increased rate […]