I realize it doesn’t hold a candle to a tablet or a smartphone but if you don’t have one of those or you do but it doesn’t work for you, this is what I use for recurring tasks. I make X’s in the boxes when I succeed. It’s in-my-face on my bulletin board telling me constantly if I’m meeting my goals. Or not. Continue reading
I only learned about BCC (Blind Carbon Copy) because I needed to. This is how to send one email to a gazillion people with one click but in a way that no-one else on the list knows you’ve sent it. It’s just more polite and private than CC because you’re not sharing everyone’s email address with everyone else. Continue reading
My main need, when I’m writing, is to maintain a history of rewrites. Some of us are a bit self-conscious with our writing and think we can’t do it really. Other people can but we can’t. And we might just keep putting it off altogether. Continue reading
Bookmarks are the cheap cure for being overwhelmed.
Simply — When I sit down at my computer I’m either doing my own work or reading, watching or listening to someone else’s. Multitasking is trying to do more than one at the same time. Continue reading
We love our computers and our cellphones and our other gadgets and we’d rather not know what electromagnetic radiation is doing to us. Continue reading