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Guess What Day It Is?

How’s it going? And no, this is not going to be about an animal with a hump who likes Wednesdays. It’ll be more about what season it’s now become (even though it showed up about a month and a half … Continue reading

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A Father’s Day Post Led Me to This…

How’s it going? Last post I said I might write about dads because of Father’s Day. That time is now, but this ended up being further prompted by an awesome FB post I read. Let’s get to it. Many of … Continue reading

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I Did It Instead of Just Telling Myself…

How’s it going? Do you ever have something in mind you know you should do…and then actually do it? For me, that’s been some of the time this week–with one particular example in mind, of course. Let’s get to it. … Continue reading

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More Is Good–Here’s Why…

How was your weekend? Mine turned out pretty good–the lawn was pretty dead, but I did get some weeding/trimming done. Anyway, let’s get to it. I’m actually writing to you from a desktop today, which I usually don’t use because … Continue reading

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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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