Martin Stellinga Posts

February 20, 2015 / Smells
February 13, 2015 / Reviews

Reviews

Here is another set of reviews to offer my unique view on books, movies, and television shows. Well, somewhat unique anyway; this is the Internet, where everything has already been said by somebody.

February 6, 2015 / Tech

It is the age of the e-reader. Or rather, the start of the age of the e-reader. The printed book isn’t going to go away, whatever some believe, but e-readers are taking a prominent place in our world. I used to lug books everywhere. Now I just have to drag my Kindle. Unfortunately, with the rise of the e-books, comes the rise of a format war.

January 31, 2015 / Smells
Writing process

I am of the opinion that skills from one discipline can be very valuable for other disciplines. For instance, knowing the basics of psychology helps with software development. I also believe there are valuable insights from software development that apply to writing. One such insight is writing smells.

January 24, 2015 / Writing
Writing process

One of the things I like about writing is that you have to master a number of different techniques. One of those is the Action Scene.