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3 Tips for Organizing Your Writing Workspace

A new year brings new resolutions, such as these for organizing your writing workspace. 1. Master your clutter. When paper comes across your desk, you have one of four options: You can address the issue (for example, responding to a…
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Texana Thursday: Remembering Judge Roy Hofheinz

Houston Astros fans everywhere are smiling today because the team won its first World Series championship last night. But surely nobody is smiling more than the man who created the ballclub in the first place. Roy Mark Hofheinz was born…
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Powering Up Your PowerPoint Slides and Presentations

You’re in a team meeting. The presenter calls up his PowerPoint slides. The graphics are blurry. The slides themselves are disorganized, unclear, and verbose. The speaker is so wrapped up in reading the text on his slides, it doesn’t seem…
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Welcome to George’s blog

One of my mentors, the late Dan Poynter, said nonfiction writers should focus on only a couple of topics so they might better distinguish themselves. His topics were cats, self-publishing, and skydiving. For this blog I want to follow his advice,…
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