If there's any part of Literary Kicks that I'm sure is going well as the site celebrates its 20th birthday, it's Philosophy Weekend. These weekend essays consistently get the most enthusiastic feedback, the most comments, and the most Facebook/Twitter shares of all my blog posts. I'm really very...
Promoting your business or brand is best done through blogging. More and more people are reading and writing blogs, and many people are getting a lot of attention for their efforts. If you are interested in writing a blog, the tips in this article will teach you what you need to do. It is...
It’s not often that one hears a statement that is both undeniably true and contradictory to the nature of everything we do. But at a reception this past spring, I heard such a statement. A small group of us were discussing the life of the author in whose honor the reception was being held. This...
OK, it’s still hot. Very hot. Too hot to read out of doors during the day in some places, but in the evenings, oooooh lovely. This is what we’ve been reading, slapping at mozzies with our tails but deeply absorbed, so into our books that we don’t even notice the bats. Monday 28...
Yet, there are many ways you can do this, even if you aren’t an experienced writer. This article offers a variety of tips for developing an article promotion strategy for your business. Look for helpful guidelines on selecting writers and making this strategy work for you. Free short...
Writing A Blog is fun and can make you money, too. There are many blog posting platforms available for you to cut your teeth on. This article’s tips can help you improve an old blog or create a new one in no time. Enjoy your blogging experience. Make search engine optimization a priority...
Whew! It’s been a week of gloriously roasting temperatures even up here in usually mild Scotland. There’s nothing quite like sitting in the garden, with a glass of icy something, reading your way through a towering pile of awesome books. Currently I feel like I’m actually on holiday. The bright red...
The summer months–July in particular–are often quiet in the summer; industry folks are on vacation and many of the offices close by noon on Friday.  Not this year. July has brought a hotbed of activity with the continuation of the Amazon-Hachette debate and the rise of the unlimited...
Daniel Sperry, a quirky 59-year-old cellist, composer and spoken word artist, from Ashland, Oregon has recently received permission through the Permissions Company of Mount Pocono, PA, on behalf of the William Stafford Family Trust, to undertake a musical body of work with the poetry of William...
Homonyms sound alike but have different meanings. They are often confused and used inappropriately. With diligence and due care, the homonyms there, their, and they're will always be used correctly.