Tag: Your Turn Challenge

Jan 25

Is the Internet Disrupting Our Language, too?

My daughter and son hated to show me their English homework. Despite my intention to be gentle, their writing never completely satisfied their old man, who spent his days prodding journalists to write better. I remember being perturbed that papers graded by their teachers would come home with spelling and grammar errors uncorrected or with …

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Jan 23

How to Get Started: 5 Anti-Procrastination Tips

Mark Whittaker looks for motivation with his cat

I get stuck a lot. In fact, I’ve been stuck for about an hour trying to figure out what to write for my fifth entry in the Your Turn Challenge. Lucky for me the challenge organizer prepared some daily prompts to help us get started. Today’s prompt: What advice would you give for getting unstuck? …

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Jan 22

Online Marketing, and a Little Baseball

Mark Whittaker Little League

The tagline on my website / blog says “Online Media and Marketing … and a Little Baseball.” It combines my vocation and one of my favorite avocations. I’ve been a baseball fan since age 9 or so, when I first started playing in the local Little League. I was awkward and terrible, but the games …

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