How is rebuilding a community after the death of an organization

For about ten years, a large number of writers from around the world contributed articles to OSDC, as we called it, published thousands of articles, helped to guide and mentor many of us as we began or boosted our writing careers. OSDC also helped some of us make connections into the book publishing world. We were a vibrant and active community.

OSDC was created and supported by Red Hat — until it was purchased by IBM and soon deemed extraneous.

Learn how is rebuilding that community.

5 note-taking apps for Linux

Notes are part of any writer’s life. Most of my articles begin in a note taking application and that’s usually Joplin for me. There are a large number of note taking apps for Linux and you may use something other than my favorite. A recent blog article reminded me of a half dozen of them. That was an invitation to learn more about how each of these applications came to be and who were their developers.