Cherry Saturday 8-30-14


Today is Toasted Marshmallow Day.
Because the end of the July is the perfect time to enjoy hot snacks. (Honestly, do people not think these things through?)

Questionable: Things to Look For in Revisions


Susan B said:

Top ten helpful tips would be wonderful [for]
Things to look for during revision.


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Questionable: Character Names


Sharon S asked:

As a reader, I am always interested in finding out how and why authors choose the names of their characters. I’ve asked but never quite get an answer. I’m listening to Maybe This Time again. I’d forgotten Andy’s name is Andromeda. I’m guessing that is because of her strange mom? But what gives you your names? Please and Thank You.


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Cherry Saturday 8-23-14


Today is Ride the Wind Day, described as a day to soar above the earth.
You know, just watch Up again. That should do it.

Great Site: Wordmark


If you’re a font-lover (I am, I am) but it makes you crazy trying to figure out which font will look best for the design you’re working on, go to Wordmark immediately. You type the words you want to preview in the box, hit the “load fonts” button so the site can access your font list and you get this: