Tag Archives: typography

Worst. Font. Ever.

Ancient superstition said that by learning a spirit’s name, you would gain power over it. I’d like to think this is true of bad fonts. Tonight I learned the name of one of the worst fonts in the world. It’s … Continue reading

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My CreateSpace formula

Since One Woke Up came out so nicely in the paperback edition, I thought I’d share my process so other authors could take advantage of some of the knowledge I had to pick up mostly through trial and error. I … Continue reading

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The curse of the ligature and the Java monster

I had thought my print interior for One Woke Up was ready to go, until I suddenly realized I was forgetting one very important thing: Ligatures. My problem is that I love typography, the elegant art of layout and typesetting … Continue reading

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