Image of an Iowa Farm

Content Farms vs. Hiring a Freelance Writer

By tmarsolais on

During those Dark Ages of the Internet when websites were amassing huge collections of search-engine-optimized text, the demand launched a new content writing industry for websites–and, content farms flourished like Iowa corn in the middle of July. These content farms competed on a low-price business model, and writers were assembled that could produce dozens of …

A young James Joyce while living in Zurich

James Joyce – Happy Birthday!

By tim on

Born on 2 February 1882, the works of this 131-year old writer are still as spry and full-of-life as ever. Historical Information The blog at the James Joyce website has a spectacular blog post about James Joyce for his birthday, and Garrison Keillor talks a little about the personality and mannerisms of James Joyce on …