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A Comprehensive List of Everyone Still Using Facebook

A Comprehensive List of Everyone Still Using Facebook

Are you considering deleting Facebook? Are you fearful you’ll miss out on something amazing if you wipe the account from your life? Fear no more, dear reader! I’ve conducted exhaustive research and compiled an extensive list of every demographic still using Facebook. If you identify with any group on the list, stick around. If not,…

How to Write When You Don’t Wanna Write (As Told By Other Writers)

How to Write When You Don’t Wanna Write (As Told By Other Writers)

I’ve been in a slump lately. Ideas are flowing, that’s not the problem. I have zero desire to sit down and actually write the things. I call this strange feeling The Funk™️. Feeling stuck, I reached out to a number of writers’ whose work I greatly admire and asked them a simple question: How do…

How to build a following and develop a successful personal brand.

How to build a following and develop a successful personal brand.

What advice can you give me to build an audience and get more views on my writing? Every Email I Receive As an administrator for the Writing Cooperative, I am asked this questions a few times a week. New writers are all looking for the fast pass to internet success. I don’t blame them for asking….

Core Value: Care

Core Value: Care

Last week in Confirmation, we talked about the Wesley Quadrilateral. This is a toolbox to help us better know God. It is a process based upon some of John Wesley’s teachings. We start with Scripture, then use reason, experience, and tradition to help us understand our faith. Following Wesley’s lead, we’ll start with Scripture. Today…

How To Be A Successful Freelance Writer

How To Be A Successful Freelance Writer

Freelancing is the ultimate adventure. You get to set your own schedule, follow your own rules, and — most importantly — call yourself a founder. But how does one get started? What’s the process? Is it even possible to make millions of dollars as a writer? There’s a lot of advice out there. Like, an insane amount. Only you…

Tweetbot vs. Twitterriffic

Tweetbot vs. Twitterriffic

Battle of Twitter’s Third-Party Apps Last week, Twitter announced the end of supporting Twitter for Mac. In response, Twitterriffic, a popular third-party application, immediately reduced the price of their Mac app to $7.99. Owning both Twitterriffic and Tweetbot, their main competitor for iOS, I decided to spend the weekend comparing both apps to determine which…

Olympic Chinquapins

Olympic Chinquapins

Tonga Tongahas one athlete,a giant flag, and lotsof baby oil. He went shirtlessagain. Curling Slide astone across theice, curling at the end,stop on the button. Canadawins gold! Skeleton Head first,eighty milesper hour, simple helmetoffers no protection at all.Not luge. Kimchi How longuntil TodayShow anchors eat Kimchiwhile talking about Koreancuisine? Tomato Afterall these years, whyis a grown man…

Is fear limiting your writing?

Is fear limiting your writing?

The Writing Cooperative’s community has thousands of members. We encourage new people to introduce themselves upon joining. I often see an introduction explain the person writes, but doesn’t publish. The most common reason: fear. Hitting the publish button is scary. Opening ourselves up to criticism, ridicule, and rejection is not an easy thing to do….

Sometimes You Have to Stop

Sometimes You Have to Stop

The sun has gone down. The dog is hungry. So are you, but you don’t notice. You’ve lost all concept of time because you’re completely focused on what you’re doing. Just one more paragraph, you tell yourself. Another ten minutes. Does this sound familiar? When we’re “in the zone”, it’s hard to focus on anything…