Autumn Leaves

Changing colors, dropping temperatures, pumpkin spice lattes: do these mainstays of Fall fill your heart with warmth — or with dread?

“Concision is not a definitive virtue.”

José Saramago reminds us that sometimes, there’s just a lot to say.

Three Quick Customization Ideas For Your Blog

From using a Text Widget in a new way to experimenting with tools to introduce new fonts onto your site, here’s a quick list of customization ideas.

Quick Tip: Give Your First Sentence the Axe

We make split-second decisions about whether to read a post or click away. Make sure your opening lines get right to the nitty-gritty.

Community Pool

The place for advice, feedback, and friendly blogging chatter.

Attention bloggers: starting 9/1, the Community Pool will open its gates on Mondays; Weekly Writing Challenges will make their appearance on Tuesdays.