Author Archives: Ty Mall

About Ty Mall

Thanks for stopping by. I've almost always been interested in writing, among other things. Along with discovering pop culture, I've uncovered a lot about the craft over the past 10 years. And whether you're a fiction writer or email copywriter, I'm here to pass on what I've found out. And have a ton of fun in the process.

How Me Getting Stuck in a Virtual Castle Can Make You a Better Writer

How’s it going? A bit of a cryptic title, I know, but it reveals a little something people struggle with when they’re writing, living life, or what-have-ya. Let’s get to it. This virtual castle is Runescape’s Castle Drakan–it’s basically vampire-land…they’re … Continue reading

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Why I Sweated It Out Listening to a Bearded British Man…

How was your weekend? Mine was pretty hot (and sweaty and not-so-nice). That locks down the meaning of the first part of the above title. On to part 2… Let’s get to it. If you’ve been reading my posts for … Continue reading

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Triple F: Remembering This Made All the Difference…

How’s your week been? It’s Triple F today, and you know what that means (or you will in a bit). Let’s get to it. This week was an interesting one for me–I got to talk to someone from Australia, so … Continue reading

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What Carlton Lassiter Can Teach You about My Behavior…

How’s it going? I hope you enjoyed Episode 6 of the podcast (although what I’ve been planning may have to be extended out to a couple weeks because it’ll take longer than I planned, provided what comes of it). Let’s … Continue reading

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How an Australian Lady (Gently) Slapped Me in the Back of the Head…

How’s it going? Today’s podcast day, of course, and I mentioned I’d talk about what happened when I had the meeting with the Australian lady. Let’s get to it. I’ll go into things a little bit in today’s episode. The … Continue reading

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I Remembered You Probably Want to Know What Happens after This…

How’s it going? One of the reasons why I started this blog was to let you know what I could about my client interactions, when/if I could. We get to go a little bit into that today. Let’s get to … Continue reading

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I’m Guilty of This after a Weekend Sometimes–Are You?

How was your weekend? Mine was very warm, not blazing hot, so that was good. Other than that, same old, same old. And I thought about something I’m guilty of, especially on Mondays. Let’s get to it. Sometimes after a … Continue reading

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Triple F: They Don’t Use Those Here…

How’s your week been? Let’s get to it. Today is Triple F, and that means a prompt for you–of course. Independence Day means fireworks, which rain prevented me from seeing a lot of this year (and outages would have made … Continue reading

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I Remembered I Pretty Much Forgot about This…

How’s it going? I hope you all here in the U.S. had a safe, happy, and fun 4th of July. Last night here was a combination of heavy rain and a few short-duration power outages, so there wasn’t too much … Continue reading

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Podcast Ep. 5 and Independence Day…

How’s it going? Not much to say by way of an intro, considering what today is… Let’s get to it. Since today is July 4th/Independence Day in the U.S., I planned for this to be a short post to introduce … Continue reading

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