I think I started creating the Zoom In Newsletter at Issue #2. When I left Corel it had more than 600,000 subscribers and had generated a million dollars in revenue. A popular read with Paint Shop Pro users, the monthly newsletter featured tutorials, free content downloads, tutorials, and a user profile. My job was to manage the editorial calendar, write the tutorials, interview users & write their profiles, manage the creation of the free content, and just about everything else that went into the production of the newsletter.
As soon as I saw the tweet from The Current that their was a death at Paisley Park I started to cry. Not because I was sure it was Prince. Not that I had a gut feeling or anything like that. I started to cry because the very idea of losing Prince overwhelmed me, I guess. Had you asked me yesterday I wouldn’t have said, “yes, Prince’s death will make me bawl my head off until I have no more tears and I will spend the day intermittently lost in… Read More