Category Archives: Opinion

Year Five

It’s hard to believe that 2017 marks my fifth year as a published author. All my major life events, from house moves to jobs, have been based around 5- and 10-year plans, so this year I have some thinking to … Continue reading

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The Professional Writer

Many people think that being a professional [whatever] means you get paid for what you do. But did you know that’s only part of it? There’s another, less rarely discussed and more commonly forgotten, aspect to the term. Professional: c … Continue reading

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Copyright Part 2: Registration

In my previous post, I summarized some of the benefits of registering copyright for your work. Those benefits are largely monetary and applicable mostly in the event you take legal action against copyright infringers. Berne convention countries do not require … Continue reading

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