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PPro8 Software Manual: Chart Window

For the past year and a bit, I’ve been gainfully and very happily employed as a business analyst/technical writer for an intra-day trading firm. The work is challenging and stimulating, and I learn new things every day. Some months back, I proposed an overhaul of our proprietary software documentation. My main recommendation was that we follow…

The Burning Glass

Marking a first for me is the publication of my short short story, “The Burning Glass,” in The First Line literary journal. It is a piece of flash fiction, the first piece of fiction that I have ever sold. While the payment was modest, it still gave me a much-needed confidence boost as I pursue creative writing projects…

The Perfect Tweet

Tweeting is not a divine act; therefore, most tweets are far from perfect. However, with a little elbow grease and up to 140 characters worth of keyboard taps, just about anyone can craft a beautiful, interesting and timely tweet. But before we get to the secret of the fabled ‘perfect tweet’, let’s recap some other tips…