Rosser Writes

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Women of Wasps and War

25 Feb 2020 in Guest Post

Guest writer and Australian author, Madeleine D’Este, shares the origins of her latest novel and her quest to find the right genre

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App Review

4 Aug 2020

Alternative apps for creating paperback novels

A review of four alternative apps for creating paperbacks for print-on-demand services. I look at Apple Pages, Vellum, Affinity Publisher and PrinceXML.

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Tutorials

4 Apr 2020

Using SOX on macOS

I show you how to use SOX on macOS to convert exported GarageBand file in mono for your podcast or audiobook, and see if they pass ACX requirements.

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Journal

2 Apr 2020

Ubuntu 20.04

I download Ubuntu 20.04 for a quick look and give my first impressions. While debating the merits of reviewing this open-source OS, I'm reminded of why I left Ubuntu back in 2016.

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App Review

25 Mar 2020

Grammarly Review

I review Grammarly, a popular grammar checking service, and asks if the premium subscription is worth the expense for writers and editors.

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Tutorials

8 Mar 2020

How to write a series with Scrivener

Filled with a sudden desire to clean house, I merge three Scrivener projects in one, and write a tutorial on how to write complete saga in a single project.

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Tutorials

29 Feb 2020

Managing a blog with Jira

After announcing I’d review a bunch of task management apps, I take a surprising turn to see if I can use Jira to manage my blog.

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Guest Post by Madeleine D’Este

25 Feb 2020

Women of Wasps and War

Guest writer and Australian author, Madeleine D’Este, shares the origins of her latest novel and her quest to find the right genre

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Journal

18 Feb 2020

The Death of Holden

As General Motors kills off its Holden brand, I bust the myth about its dubious Australian identity and lament for a local electric car industry that never was.

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Articles

11 Feb 2020

Back up your shit

After a family member nearly loses months of precious work to a hard drive failure, I contemplate the importance of a solid back up strategy.

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News

8 Feb 2020

New site design, and the fork in the road

I lift the lid on a new website design, and make an admission about a possible future to which I never thought I'd return.

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Tutorials

27 Jan 2020

Generating QR codes for free

A simple tutorial on how to generate unencumbered QR codes for free.

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News

24 Jan 2020

Australia Day Sale

To mark the Australia Day weekend, my books are on sale for 99c. All proceeds go to the bushfire relief effort.

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