Formatting For Ebooks Made Easy

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You will see titles like the one above all over the internet; most trying to sell you something.

While it is true that at the end of this page I am going offer to help you with your formatting, read on. You may find this task is well within your ability.

The truth is, if . . . → Read More: Formatting For Ebooks Made Easy

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Snow, a Haiku

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Snow – A Haiku

Fresh snow bright and clean While created from the cold Fills my heart with warmth

Fresh Snow on Branch

Norm Hamilton

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The Continuum of Gossip

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The Continuum of Gossip – A Poem

The Great Unknowing, believing they are knowing, Usually to gain power or self-perceived prestige, Informing the uninformed with misinformation That the uninformed then misinterpret, and Expound and exhort to other uninformed.

Expanding and extrapolating confusion and Untruths which are then brought back to the Hapless subject of the . . . → Read More: The Continuum of Gossip

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The Messengers

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The Messengers – A Poem

Glistening Sparkling Silently falling from the heavens Blanketing the earth and its inhabitants In a shroud of bright darkness

Love Joy These harbingers of wonder Arrive bringing solace to the soul And memories of times past

Friends Family Like the many faceted snowflake Our thoughts linger on loved ones . . . → Read More: The Messengers

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Winter Walk, Yukon

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Winter Walk, Yukon – A Poem

I can’t bend my fingers And can’t feel my toes The burn on my cheeks Just the frostbitten know

It’s a bright sunny day Why walk? God knows In Yukon, in winter Light still comes with cold

And now that I’m warm Safe and comfy indoors I gaze out . . . → Read More: Winter Walk, Yukon

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Environmental Armageddon

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Environmental Armageddon – a Haiku

It’s Armageddon Environmental Disputes Survive or Perish

Norm Hamilton

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Yukon Summer Feelings

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Yukon Summer Feelings – A Poem

I do love the green The blue and red sheen The orange, the pink and the yellow Magenta, cyan, and violet is grand All together, they make me feel mellow.

The warmth is so fine The sunlight sublime The breeze, the aromas, the foliage The birds and the . . . → Read More: Yukon Summer Feelings

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Simply Gratitude

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Simply Gratitude – A Free Verse Poem

The gathering completed, the plate nearing full with the textures and colours and shapes of nourishing fare. Vegetables and fruits, with some nuts and cheese thrown in for good measure; all this provided for me.

I sat at the table, amazed by the sight of sustenance shining and . . . → Read More: Simply Gratitude

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You’re – Your; They’re – Their

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The incorrect use of common, similar words is a distraction for your readers as improper usage makes a sentence puzzling and nonsensical.

Pay particular attention when searching for these errors during the copy-editing and proofreading stage of your manuscript.

Some commonly misused or confused words are listed below with an explanation of their meanings.

you’re: . . . → Read More: You’re – Your; They’re – Their

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CAUSATUM – Off to the Editor

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Update – The name this novel will be published as is From Thine Own Well

Sending a manuscript off to the editor is similar to hiring a maid to clean your house. That is, many of us, me included, want to clean everything as much as possible so the person coming in won’t be facing . . . → Read More: CAUSATUM – Off to the Editor

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