Old Patriot's Pen

Personal pontifications of an old geezer born 200 years too late.

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Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

I've been everywhere That was the title of a hit country-and-western song from the late 1950's, originally sung by Hank Snow, and made famous by Johnny Cash. I resemble that! My 26-year career in the Air Force took me to more than sixty nations on five continents - sometimes only for a few minutes, other times for as long as four years at a time. In all that travel, I also managed to find the perfect partner, help rear three children, earn more than 200 hours of college credit, write more than 3000 reports, papers, documents, pamphlets, and even a handful of novels, take about 10,000 photographs, and met a huge crowd of interesting people. I use this weblog and my personal website here to document my life, and discuss my views on subjects I find interesting.

Friday, May 25, 2012

I'm currently taking an online workshop on digital publishing. It's pretty interesting, but something that was said has made me interested in posting my own online workshop, on HTML.

Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) is the language of the internet. Every single page you read on any site consists of basic HTML, plus some fancy add-ons, such as Javascript or XML. HTML, however, is still the basis of the page. If there's enough interest, I'll post it on my website, a chapter at a time, and later put it together in an online course via Amazon or B&N.

I recently "found" Sarah Hoyt's website According to Hoyt. There's a very interesting discussion about creativity at the moment. That's where the information about the online workshop came from.


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