Happy New Year 2009

2009 already? Who’d have believed it just a few short years ago? Happy New Year to all readers of The Word. I hope 2009 brings you health, happiness and success in all that you do. .

Curious keywords 2008

Michael over at aNadder posted about some very curious keywords that people had used in 2008 that had subsequently led them to his blog. He did do a series of posts about sexual ethics so you might expect some weird searches to lead to him. Still, he suggested that...

Holy Vigilante, real life superheroes

Truth is so often stranger than fiction. In America the number of people dressing up in spandex and rubber and going out into the streets as real life superheroes is fast growing. In an article in the Times Online we learn that “There are, according to the...

Goodreads.com

Following on from yesterday’s post about 1ChapterFree.com, I thought I’d keep the blog busy this month with some stuff about other good reading and writing websites. 1ChapterFree is a good place to have a read of the first chapter of books you might think...

1ChapterFree.com

“Don’t judge the book by its cover. Read a chapter instead.” So goes the tagline for the website of 1ChapterFree.com. It’s a pretty cool idea. The basic premise is that you might search around your local bookstore, find a book you like the look...