Tag Archives: ergonomics for writers

Position Is Everything- the Eyes Have It

Previously, I did a series of posts about ergonomics for writers- how to  set up your position when writing to protect your health and well being and how to adjust your environment to support that. Was thinking about this recently … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, The Writer's Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Position is Everything- Remember to Stretch

awhile back, I did a series of post on ergonomics for writers- about how the position you write in can hurt you or help you. And there’s another thing related to that which can save your body when you write … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, The Writer's Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Itty Bitty Writing Space

Been taking a writing course about productivity for writers, and one of the things that it’s got me thinking about is the space that I write in. I live in an itty bitty house, and many of the spaces in … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, The Writer's Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Position Is Everything- It’s All in the Wrist

One of the biggest physical problems that writers have is carpal tunnel syndrome, a condition that can result in crippling pain and may require surgery to correct- and one that is very preventable Hows that? Lets start here. The carpals … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, The Writer's Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Position is Everything- a Fare Well to Arms

We’ve talked ergonomics for feet, legs and back, and now it’s time to talk about your arms. Good positioning for arms is essential while writing- it prevents repetitive stress injuries and lets you write for longer times. When writing, you … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, Resources for Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Position Is Everything- Got Your Back

We’ve talked about why positioning important for writers (Position is Everything). We’ve talked about positioning for your feet (Position Is Everything-From the Ground Up). we’ve talked about positioning for your hips and legs (Position Is Everything-Get a Leg Up) Now … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers, Resources for Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Position Is Everything- Get a Leg Up

Writing is a mental activity, but writing is also a physical activity, and if you don’t pay attention to your body while you’re writing, you can end up hurting- and that can interfere with your writing. Last week, I talked … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Position is Everything- From the Ground Up

Last week, I wrote a post about how good body positioning is important for successful writing. (Position Is Everything) I said that I’d write a few posts about ergonomics for writers and how to position yourself so you can write … Continue reading

Posted in ergonomics for writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Position is Everything…

They say that, in life, position is everything. That can be particularly true for a writer. if you’re writing a lot, if you’re spending a lot of time typing on a keyboard,  a bad position can cause aches and pains, … Continue reading

Posted in The Writer's Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments