Author Archives: Jackerbie

About Jackerbie

Jack is an infrequent writer, an avid music listener, casual photographer, and globetrotter. He's also a moderator, addicted to caffeine, and frequently mistaken for someone named Jason. His natural habitat is on southern Vancouver Island, but you can currently find him in Vancouver.

Commenting, fluffy kittens, and you

What’s a good rating to receive? A high 5? 4? The much hated 0.5? Really, no rating is perfect without an honest opinion to back it up. We’re all writers here, and I’d wager that most of you are like … Continue reading

Posted in authors, Collaborative writing, General, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 18 Comments

Sharing Passion

No, this isn’t a blog post to highlight the important role of the Like button on Protagonize (it is important, right?). It’s just me sharing an “aha!” moment I recently had. We all like to get riled up by ratings … Continue reading

Posted in Community building, General, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

On Collaborative Writing

When I joined Protagonize almost three years ago there was no such thing as a Solo story – everything was open for collaboration. There wasn’t even any Author Guidance, so you couldn’t warn people off of adding a chapter to … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative writing, General, Site mechanics, Tips & Tricks, writing | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments