Monthly Archive: September 2014

Sep 30

Stenspiration™

“Every day you are alive is a special occasion. Every minute, every breath, is a gift from God.” -Mary Manin Morrissey Love, Speed & Accuracy, Elsie Villega

Sep 29

Rules Of Grammar: What Are Nonce Words?

Nonce words are words that are created to suit one specific occasion. The phrase “for the nonce” means “for the occasion.” Most nonce words don’t catch on and are used very rarely or singularly. However, some nonce words become part of everyday vernacular. For example, Lewis Carroll created the word, “chortle” meaning to chuckle and …

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Sep 29

Medical Monday: Myocardial

Myocardial is defined as: “Pertaining to the muscular tissue of the heart.” Machine Briefs: OPTION #1: myocardial= MARL OPTION #2: myocardial= MAOI/YOE/KARD/YAL OPTION #3: myocardial= MAOI/KARD/YAL OPTION #4: myocardial= MAOI/YOE/KARL OPTION #5: myocardial= MAOI/YOE/KA*RL

Sep 25

Penny Wise & Pound Foolish: Paying Court Reporters

Court reporters provide a very specialized skill that is acquired through many rigorous hours of training and practice. After perfecting their craft, they rightfully want to be paid a salary that is comparable to their invested time and provided services; not to mention the financial investment that it takes to get to the point of …

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Sep 24

Steno Gadgets & Accessories: Portable Scanner

Xerox Mobile Scanner

I recently bought this very cool portable scanner (Xerox Mobile Scanner SD). It has some great features such as: Allowing you to scan sans a computer hookup or software, scanning PDF and JPEG files to an SD card, and scanning to smart phones. The scanner comes with a padded carrying case, and it’s super light. …

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Sep 24

Random Briefs

convalescent= KWLENT convalescence= KWLENS paranoid= POID suffocate= SUFKT suffocation= SUFGS conciliate= SKILT consortium= SKORM or SKORMT

Sep 24

Stenspiration™

“I would not waste my life in friction when it could be turned into momentum.” -Frances Willard Love, Speed & Accuracy, Elsie Villega

Sep 19

Steno Foodie: Crab Cakes

Crab Cakes

Crab cakes, broccoli, mac & cheese.

Sep 19

Friday Phrases

front door= FROND or FRAOR front end= FROEND front room= FRAOM front seat= SFAOET or FRAOET front side= FRONDZ back and forth= BO*RT back end= BAENT back seat= SBAOET

Sep 18

Practice Video: Psychology Lecture (Introduction)

Here are some briefs and phrases from the video: fellow= FLEL website= WAOIT assignment= SOIMT orient= OERNT and I want= SKPIPT to give= TOFG evaluation= VAELGS filmed= FIMD resource= SRORS details= SDAILS videos= VAOS internet= SBET access= SKES domination= DOMGS fugitive= FAOUFGT psychology= SKOLG comprehensive= KPREFNS animal= ANL memories= MEMS research= REFP online= AONL substitute= …

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