Tag Archives: WPlongform

Smart and Yellowstone NP

One can easily argue the duplicity of people when it comes to the value of being smart.  There are many definitions of smart. Some relate to specific metrics (IQ) while others place the emphasis on matters that are harder to … Continue reading

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Photography the Disperser Way – Cropping and Post-processing

Yessiree, boys and girls! Step right up as I try sounding like I know what I’m talking about! OK, I kid . . . I have no idea what I’m talking about, and I’m not about to pretend I do. … Continue reading

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Four vs. Five

Today is the five year anniversary of my blog . . . Assuming a noon-to-noon time accounting, I’ve been at this 3,652 days, or 315,532,800 seconds. The traditional and modern anniversary gift for five years is ‘wood’.  . . . I don’t … Continue reading

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The 2009 drives

Long time readers might know I occasionally go on photo drives and then write posts about the photographs from those drives. I also used to always go to and from work with my photography gear at the ready. Readers might know that … Continue reading

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Photography Stuff

Warning: this is one of my marathon posts; it might load slow and it will take some time to read. It takes little time to skim. It will take no time at all to just read this paragraph and look … Continue reading

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This Writing Thing – Rules and Tips – Part Three

Here’s my final piece covering The Guardian‘s article Ten Rules for writing fiction, Part 2.  It’s a compilation of many authors giving their ten rules or tips for writing. I counted at least 26 authors . . . that’s 260 tips or rules. There … Continue reading

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This Writing Thing – Rules and Tips – Part Two

Guess what? I found The Guardian‘s article Ten Rules for writing fiction, Part 1 and Part 2.  It’s a compilation of many authors giving their ten rules or tips for writing. I counted at least 26 authors . . . that’s 260 … Continue reading

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