TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
I have been asked to write a 1000 word article with the title, "More
Liberal Social Benifits." No direction was given. A definition request was
I have wrestled with the title and come up with very little I can do
without some help.
Here is some background. I am a member of the Tennessee Mental Health
Consumers' Association. We deal with mental health advocacy. Thus, this
article could quite conceivably be published in the newsletter. So, the
first clue is that it should concern mental health issues.
I think participating in newsgroups can be therapeutic. Where else can you go to take potshots at others you consider to be pinheads, free of any repercussions?
You could recommend universal Internet access as a low-cost therapy option for the various neurotics, psychotics, and paranoids who are not confined to institutions. Also, everybody gets access to an e-mail-compatible spell checker. Low-cost, high-impact health benefit for all citizens!
TECHWR-L List Information
To send a message about technical communication to 2500+ list readers,
E-mail to TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU -dot- Send administrative commands
ALL other questions or problems concerning the list
should go to the listowner, Eric Ray, at ejray -at- ionet -dot- net -dot-