History as It Happens

In The Daily Writer today, Fred White talks about writing to preserve history.  He talks about the importance of being true to historical events.  He goes so far as to say we have a moral obligation to record history and that it is a betrayal to the resulting human experience not to.  I wonder how…

Save Everything. Really?

Today, Fred discussed archiving.  He suggests saving all drafts and protecting hard copies with plastic protector sheets and backing up all digital work.  Well, I think I’ve got that covered minus the plastic sheets.  I tend to get caught up in the filing and archiving to the point that it becomes a distraction from actually…