It would be nice to think that everyone will ask before they take. Truth is, I don’t even mind if my articles are used as long as you:
1. Don’t put the whole article on your site. Use a sentence or two and then link to the article to let the people read the rest on my site. Here’s how you link to the article, rather than the home page:
Click on the headline of the article, then copy the url. That way people get to the right article.
Add the following (just cut and paste) © Quinn McDonald is an author, life- and creativity coach, and workshop leader. She is the author of Raw Art Journaling, published by North Light Books in 2011.
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This blog is about creativity and the creative journey. I reserve the right to delete any comment that constitutes hate speech, violence, intolerance or that tries to turn this space into a debate floor in anger or pettiness. I wouldn’t let you borrow my car if you are drunk; I’m not going to give you space on my blog if I think you aren’t competent to use it well.