Tag Archives: email

There’s Always Some Kind of a Clock…

How was your weekend? Mine went well–mowed the lawn, did things here and there, and what-have-ya. I also came across two interesting happenings I’ll probably be blogging about. One is being able to introduce a friend to an online game, … Continue reading

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Copywriting Codex: My Embarrassingly Cold, Cold-Email Journey

How’s your week been so far? Sometimes I think I know quite a bit about something, and then I find someone who knows more (there’s always more of those). My journey with cold email is just one example of many, … Continue reading

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Copywriting Codex: How Not to Do Cold Email

How’s it going? I mentioned that I’d be critiquing a piece of spam email for the heck of it. And that day is today. Let’s get to it. The business is between the “===.” ===== The sender is a guy … Continue reading

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Copywriting Codex: Get Away from Me with that Can Opener…Why Spammers Spam

^^^ This title is a bit that my brother and I developed from the Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King video game…right after you defeat the shielded orc dude in the tower, Frodo screams “Sam!” My brother … Continue reading

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Mr. Long Italian Name: How My Cousin’s Fiance Inspired Me to Write More Engaging Fiction and Copy

How’s your week been so far? Mine’s been pretty good, and I’ll still be pulling some good writerly nuggets out of the wedding I went to. Anyway, let’s get to it. Something unfolded at the wedding that I thought was … Continue reading

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Keep Your In-Betweens Clean…or How I almost Missed a Wedding…

How’s it going? Last post, I mentioned I’d tell you how I almost missed the wedding I traveled about 800 miles to go to (and how you can incorporate that into writing, whether you write fiction, copy, or both). Let’s … Continue reading

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I Couldn’t Believe His Answer to This…

How’s your week been going so far? It’s going to be another hot one here, or it will be soon. Let’s get to it. After my brother told me a pretty funny story (which I may save for the subject … Continue reading

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A Blown Tire Tube, and Your Writing…

How’s it going? I said I was out longer than I expected yesterday, running errands. And I decided, as Supremo Being Thing (at least as far as Fiction and Copy Decoded’s concerned), the day for that post would be today. … Continue reading

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Funny Thing Happened on My Trip through the Blogosphere…

How’s it going? I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for over 3 years or so now. And something really weird brought it up, too. I got followers to another blog that I have, Fiction and Copy. The thing is… I … Continue reading

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Start Your Sniveling: Why Complaints Are the Lifeblood of Fiction and Copy…

How’s your week been so far? I’ve been working through a copywriting/marketing challenge via Facebook with a group of writers, and it’s been great so far. I’ll start a bit of outreach today. Anyway, let’s get to it. One of … Continue reading

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