Painfully Waiting for Spring

Ennui in the Snow & an Anniversary There is an unusually painful and impatient expectation of Spring this year in the hills of northern New Jersey. Last week a nor’easter dropped about eighteen inches of snow on the area, plunging [...]

A Rambling Remembrance of Typewriters

A Blogger Goes into Full Nostalgia Mode Typewriters have a special niche in the history of technology. Many of us of certain age have a fond memory of using typewriters of various types before the technological upheaval of personal computers [...]

The Siren Song of OneNote Reaches Evernote Users’ Ears

  Can Evernote Still Compete with OneNote? The Seductive Myth The Sirens, as you may remember, were beautiful, feminine, mythological creatures who lived on a rocky island somewhere near Greece. They sang. They sang so beautifully and so seductively that [...]

13 Lucky Things about Project Gutenberg

The World’s Biggest Free e-Library is still thriving and growing Project Gutenberg is one of the true gems of the internet for anybody who likes to read literature, or comics, or classic sci fi, or browse magazines of a different [...]

News on Office Software from LibreOffice, Microsoft, Softmaker, & more…

Good News for Android, Windows, Macintosh, and Linux Users Whether you are job hunting, running a home business, freelancing, or starting a small business, there's news from a variety of office software projects that will help you get your work [...]

Keep Freedom of Speech Alive – Je Suis Charlie

In solidarity with those in France and around the world supporting freedom of speech.

Can Postach.io Make a Blog Using Evernote? A Review

A week of using Postach.io shows flaws as often as features A couple of weeks ago, Frugal Guidance 2 hosted a series of articles comparing various blogging tools with an eye to their usefulness to job hunters wanting to set [...]

Easy Blogging Tools for Minimalist Bloggers – Part 2

Today: Looking at Posthaven, Postagon, Silvrback and Ghost In our previous post, we discussed four new, easy-to-use blogging platforms: Svbtle, Medium, Postach.io and Sett. Today, we look at four more new blogging tools. Posthaven Posthaven recently grew out of the [...]

Easy Blogging Tools for Minimalist Bloggers – Part 1

Today: Looking at Svbtle, Medium, Postach.io and Sett In our last two posts, we discussed Should a Job Hunter Start a Blog? and Thinking About Blogging? We Have Questions for You. Finally, it’s time to start talking about where and how to blog. [...]