" When the Sun of Spiritual Knowledge (OM) rises in the heavens of the heart, it dispels the darkness, it pervades all, it envelopes all, and it illuminates all." His Holiness Adi Sankaracharya
Greetings and Namaste Omyoga Blog Visitors and Subscribers. /|\ In 1985, I started my writing career in college when I was first asked to join the student newspaper (The Willamette Collegian) as a news reporter. After majoring in Philosophy, completing an IBM-certified programming class, and training international computer science students for five years, I finally … Continue reading 365 Writing Tips
Right now, my wife and I are watching the Netflix series called "The Tudors" which shows the life and trials of England's King Henry VIII, who lived in the 1500s. Perilous times indeed. King Henry was against the Catholic Church and so in order to forcibly move the belief system in England to his new … Continue reading Limited Self = Conflict
There is a famous saying by both Sri Ramakrishna and Sri Sankara that goes like this: "Brahman (Divine Spirit, Existence) is present in both upper (spiritual) and lower (forms) realms." So, this means that Brahman is the essence of the (1) material (physical) plane, (2) subtle material (astral) plane, (3) causal plane (spiritual forms), and … Continue reading Brahman = Existence
The Buddha taught that mindful living is the best way to live. We need to be mindful in order to listen, act, reflect, contemplate, and interact better with others. So, as you walk, breathe, talk, listen, interact, and attend to your daily tasks, slow down, be mindful, pay attention to details, and in this way … Continue reading Mindful Living
Dear Blog Subscribers, Followers, and Visitors - Over the course of my twenty-year tenure in Technical Writing, I have had to edit and proofread many documents, above and beyond writing them. Step One is writing, while Step Two is proofreading. With that said, here are twenty tips you can apply to your writing experience to … Continue reading 20 Great Proofreading Tips
Over the past year, I have written two books that have been recognized and endorsed by several leaders in my field of Technical Communications. 365 Technical Writing Tips will help you write difficult technical documentation, user guides, installation and configuration guides, policy and procedure manuals, and white papers. 365 Limitless Verbs will help you compose … Continue reading 365 Writing Tips: Twice!