More on Emojis

Recently I decided that using emojis in text or email’s takes away the value of words. Where I see emojis as being valuable are within children’s literature. Emoji picture books that demonstrate the emotions could prove to be excellent teaching tools. Have a look on Amazon and you will find many such books. @WriterDann    Advertisements

Images

Dark images can take you to dark places. Two weeks ago. Port Williams, in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. Home to two fine breweries and other small businesses. Farm country. While waiting for those I was with to emerge from a shop, I saw an empty truck parked along the side street. It was across from […]

The Great Emoji Debate

It was fun for a while. Having these funny looking displays on the phone. They are still there. If I ever have to bring them up on my screen, it’s so I can scroll to the symbols I use. In a short period of time, the commonly used emojis are being replaced with those symbols. […]

Shut It Down

“I’m overwhelmed. There’s too much bad shit online.” Then shut it down.  The very best energy saver mode is a complete shut down. Limit access. Take your social apps on your phone and turn off the cellular data access. If you are out socializing, forget getting on the WiFi of where you are at. Take […]