Category Archives: Technology Fun

5 New OneNote Features That’ll Make Your Creative Life Easier

I honestly didn’t think OneNote could get much better but…this week, it did.

Microsoft just unveiled several new changes to OneNote, but here are the FIVE that will make writers dance with joy. Continue reading

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5 Blogs That Knocked My Socks Off

In my quest to craft a viable freelance writing niche, I signed up for Media Bistro a few weeks back and, since the stomach flu decimated my house right after that, I didn’t check the results. Wowzers! I signed up to receive … Continue reading

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Holiday Shopping: Before and After OneNote

What a difference a little app can make! Although, I hesitate to use the word “little” when describing OneNote. The Hubs and I have put everything in there this holiday season: Baking supplies List Christmas Wish Lists Grocery Store shopping … Continue reading

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A ‘Pimp or Promote’ Festival Here at More Cowbell

I adore my online friends.They are some of the best people I’ve ever met, even when I don’t get to see them live. Everyone from the posse here at More Cowbell to my social media party buds to MyWANA pals to … Continue reading

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3 Tips On Cleaning Up Your Twitter Account

If you know everything about Twitter, detest Twitter, or plan to never use it, you can probably skip this post. For the rest of you: This is one of the most easy-to-implement Techie Tuesday posts I’ve ever done here on … Continue reading

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Exciting New Series: Take Your Writing By Storm

I wasn’t planning to post today, but I couldn’t keep it under my hat and longer: Chuck Sambuchino (Writer’s Digest and Guide to Literary Agents fame) is over at Writers In The Storm all day long today. And I do … Continue reading

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New Facebook Feature Spells ‘Awesome’ for Blogging

by Lisa Hall-Wilson So glad to be back here for Techie Tuesday! Facebook has made a lot of changes over the summer, but I wanted to share one with you that’s super cool. No – really, this is pure awesomesauce … Continue reading

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A Groovy New Tool + 18 Awesomesauce Links

Today’s Techie Tuesday post is pretty eclectic but I’m bouncing off walls over the nifty tool I discovered. And of course I share all turbo-coolness with my More Cowbell posse. The graphic above is an example of Text Is Beautiful. That’s … Continue reading

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Figuring Out Your Story’s Turning Points

One of my favorite speakers on writing is Jennifer Crusie. For some reason, she makes sense to me…as if she has an expressway dug directly into my writing mind. Stephen Cannell (creator of The Rockford Files) was the man who … Continue reading

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The 7 Essential Questions of Plot — Do You Ask Them?

Welcome to Techie Tuesday here at More Cowbell! This is the day each week when I unleash my inner geek and we talk about some groovy piece of technology or a technical point of writing. Today I’m going to share … Continue reading

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