Articles and Writing
We write free articles, and are delighted to share some of our knowledge with you. We write about pottery and glass, jewelry, crafts, consumer rights, medical articles, Cajun cooking and recipes, and English usage/grammar. External links are marked.
- Consumer Issues and Your Rights Blog: Sharing knowledge about government programs, current events, money management and do it yourself, with references to websites, scams, and how to work smart.
- My Needlework Crafts Blog: All free needlework crafts sewing stitching patterns and instructions complete with articles and pictures for crafting.
Articles on Cajuns and Cajun Culture:
Articles on Saving Money:
Articles on Pottery & Glass:
- Identifying American Pottery: Look at the Bottom
- Clay Colors in Vintage American Pottery
- Vintage American Pottery Jewelry
- Shopping for Vintage and Collectable American Pottery
- Identify Antique and Collectable Pottery Dog Figurines
- Differences in Ceramics, Glass, Pottery, and China
- Who Made American Pottery Bird Figurines?
- American Pottery Marks and Resource Directory
- Identify Vintage US Tiffin Satin Glass
- Paul E. Cox: Newcomb Pottery Glaze Master—Unpublished Letter (PDF)
Articles on Identifying Jewelry:
Articles on Retirement:
Articles on English/Writing:
Writing and Proofreading for You
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We are a Mother and Son team and often work together on writing projects. We can help you with your letters, homepage, website, resume or manuscript. We have an extensive vocabulary and command of the English language and we like to help.
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Linda has done legal brief writing for 25 years and is now at home full time, working online as an appraiser and freelance writer.
Chris has 16 years of experience in creative writing, research papers, technical writing and helping others with writing. He is currently writing a novel and working on a poetry volume, running CC Web Design and maintaining a blog.
We both have English backgrounds and education, and both were honors students with writing and English our strongest subjects. We are familiar with many styles and literary works, and can work with your outline, rewrite, edit, or just proofread what you have written.
We have more than 2,000 articles on the internet, many written on topics selected by the websites.
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