Today’s Lesson

Listen up, bloggers and everyone else posting creative stuff over the Internet: Get yourself a Creative Commons License. NOW. It’s free, it’s easy, and it’s your best chance of not having your work getting cut-and-pasted by someone who has nothing better to do.  Do it because your work deserves a name. Do it because you’ve worked for it, slaved over it,

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What You Don’t Know Will Cost You

PROTECT IP / SOPA Breaks The Internet from Fight for the Future on Vimeo. The more I learn about the Stop Online Piracy Act, the greater the urge I have to take action. This goes double for me, as a blogger operating outside of US jurisdiction.  Why SOPA is Dangerous, from (Update: More Anti-Piracy Bill Co-Sponsors Bail, from Reuters) Let

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Stella Torres

is the author of the adult contemporary romances Save the Cake, Crushingly Close, and Nine Years Away, as well as the short story “Be Creative” in the anthology Kids These Days: Stories from Luna East Vol. 1.

In her previous life, she has worked in public relations, taught English as a second language, and even attended graduate school (twice!). She has lived in Indonesia, Honolulu, and Quezon City before moving back to her hometown of Los Banos, a few hours’ drive (with traffic) from the heart of Manila.

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