Business and work Design

When lawyers kill fairies

A fairy dies every time lawyers create documents that look as dense as this. And yes, we’re partly to blame for the fairy population devastation by participating in this madness.

Dense document revisions

I’m resisting the urge to totally reformat this document …

Business and work Useful stuff

Word War 2 and I'm looking to @scrivenerapp for sanctuary

My first Word War lasted so long I don’t remember when it began. I won’t rehash the sorry tale or recount my casualties but a few months ago I reached a détente with the Redmond Ravager and began to learn its ways and customs when it comes to styles. It seemed a lasting peace was finally in reach and then, in the last few days, it all unravelled as styles stopped doing what I set them up to do and I found myself enraged again and banging on desks when bullet list paragraphs indented and heading styles sagged.

I reached out for help as hostilities continued …

My rescuer leapt into the fray with powerful functionality I was only superficially aware of:

I was dumbstruck as the implications began to dawn on me and just as the darkness fell, I knew that a new dawn is coming.

Once again, Scrivener has come to my rescue. BFF!