The Daily Port of Call: February 18, 2014

 Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

Photo by Alexander Lvov/bigstockphoto.com

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find ways to make your writing stronger, how to write a humor piece, and three words to jumpstart your life story writing project.

Are you missing opportunities to make your writing stronger? Here are some suggestions for growing and stretching.

You can explore legendary lands in Umberto Eco’s new book.

Writing humor is a highly logical process. Here’s how to do it.

The Silk Worm, a follow up to J. K. Rowling’s pseudonymous novel The Cuckoo’s Calling is coming in June.

Here are three words to jumpstart your life story writing project and your memory: images, artifacts, lists.

Your book is taking a long time to write. You are feeling the pressure. Here are some supportive words.