Could it be that I ventured down a path of design and writing in various formats because of this book? Or maybe I was entranced by the book as a kid because it lit up something already in me? Swooooon. I’ve been waiting for this graphic design book to become available on Amazon and I […]
See what I did there? I have to admit I spend an inordinate amount of time thinking about my blog, article and press release headlines. I usually want something that entices, clearly connects to the subject matter, uses important keywords for SEO, and often includes some humor. (I have a sick weakness for puns.) Turns […]
Designing isn’t easy, but not everyone can hire a designer at the drop of a hat. I understand that. But even if software enables you to do mind-blowing stuff, it is only a tool. It will not tell you basic principles, nor will it shout out “Yo, Mary! Grab the life-saver! Massive overcrowding aboard the […]
Do you see color where others see a threat of storm? Does it inspire your art or writing or outlook? As only yesterday I celebrated Holi,* the Indian Festival of Colors, I thought it was a good opportunity to have it inspire today’s Monday Muse, a quote from India’s first Nobel laureate and scholar/author/artist Rabindranath Tagore. […]
There’s nothing like “falling back” and losing an hour of sleep to remind us how precious time can be! Whose life are you living? I often feel like I am still figuring mine out and maybe that is what keeps us reaching and growing.
“How much do you charge for a website?” Most website designers hear this question often, and as much as we would like to throw out a number, it’s really not possible to give a clear-cut answer, without knowing what needs to be done. Here’s how I like to explain it. Building a website is a […]