Writing prompt Prompt by Cameron Graham, Oct 25 2017, Writing Prompts Group, Facebook The loneliness was crushing. For six weeks, since the fever had taken her, there had been no one to talk to. The walls would not reply; the looming trees around the cabin had nothing to say; the winds only whipped his words away. Why […]

This page provides a log of how I setup a Liferay development environment using Ubuntu and VMWare Fusion. The idea is to be able to develop for Liferay CE and Liferay DXP although only the CE portion is fully setup so far, with the DXP portion standing by for potential completion in the case of […]

How to install Oracle Java 8 on Ubuntu (in may case, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS) Procedure to install Oracle Java 8 on Ubuntu You probably want to confirm first that a version of Java is not already installed. If so, you can do that with the java -version command as shown below… developer@ubuntu:~$ java -version The program ‘java’ […]

A list of quotes for writers – most often from writers, most often inspiring. The first sentence can’t be written until the final sentence is written. Joyce Carol Oates Creativity and ego cannot go together. If you free yourself from the comparing and jealous mind, your creativity opens up endlessly. Some Asian dude on Chef’s […]

Aliases ACTION SCENE AND REACTION SCENE Context Whether you’re a pantser or a plotter, you need to carry your reader through your story with a purposeful progression of logically connected events leading to the resolution of a climax. How can you advance through your scenes in a way that creates a somewhat steady and consistent […]