Who was Jeane Dixon?

Who was Jeane Dixon? Why is she so well thought of in the astrological circles, yet, made fun of by skeptics and critics? Jeane Dixon was an immensely popular American psychic who remained in the public eye throughout several decades of the 20th century. Her syndicated astrology column, best-selling biography, and influence on other writers and psychics turned her into a household name. Let's take a look at the life of Jeane Dixon before she became a professional … [Read more...]

How to Ensure Your Blog Has a Professional Feel

Most people who start their own blog do so with the intention of getting their words and thoughts out to the masses. Often the idea is to set themselves up as an authority on the subject that they write about so that they can then turn around and perhaps recommend certain products that will make them a little bit of money from affiliate marketing. Blogging has come a long way since its early days when people just used them as an online journal, but what hasn’t … [Read more...]

Using The Internet: What is True, What is Untrue?

Internet access can be a real advantage for the busy article writer. It’s like having a vast online library at your fingertips – open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Use it wisely and it can boost your sales. But rely on it too heavily and it could be your downfall. So how do you make the Internet work for you? It can be an excellent source of facts, ideas, addresses and contacts, but do not trust that its wealth of information is 100% accurate. … [Read more...]

Christine de Pizan: The Original Feminist

Although most people have not heard of Christine de Pizan, she remains a very important historical figure, as Europe’s first professional writer. When a sudden tragedy took the lives of her father and husband, she became a widow and single mother, and out of necessity, self-supporting. Christine was soon drawn to writing. This marked the start of Christine de Pizan’s career as a professional writer, providing her with not only more than enough money to … [Read more...]