Writing

Photo: Beach Message (Some rights reserved) Writing = the skill of marking coherent words and composing text Also see: cuneiform, paper, screens Embedded Tweets I always tell people that I became a writer not because I went to school but because my mother took me to the library. I wanted to become a writer so …

Handwriting

Photo: Tony Webster, Happy Hour (Some rights reserved) Handwriting = writing with a pen or pencil HeadlinesWords’ Worth Language The story of handwriting in 12 objectsBill To Require Nevada Students To Learn Cursive Planeta.com

What’s a wiki?

Poster (Some rights reserved) The term ‘wiki‘ is derived from a Polynesian word meaning ‘quick.’ This is an apt descriptor since changes can be made immediately by editors. For the purposes of Planeta.com, a wiki is a particularly useful platform for collaboration. Wikis allow multiple editors with each step being logged. That said, many of …

Tips for Authors and Publishers

Planeta.com strives to be friendly to readers, authors and publishers. The following tips will help creators and purveyors of dead tree heritage media. SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES Please note that we are putting into practice a number of sustainable practices and this includes not receiving any unsolicited materials in print or online. Requests Print Materials – please …