Depending on your word processing and e-mail programs, here are some sites to check out that offer free catchy image software: 


1. The Daily Drop Cap courtesy a graphic artist. As in

Need gardening advice? Dozens of alphabets to choose from.


2. Make Your Own Speech Bubble:

This one could come in handy when preparing photos.


3. Sign generators:



4. Word clouds (abstract presentations of words to ponder) This one is the opening lines of Hamlet’s famous soliloquy:


Wordle: Untitled


5. Turn a Quote into a Masterpiece Well, so to speak. Actually, you can set it up as a quotable quote. The template shown at the top of this page is only one of many we can choose from, to make our words stand out.

Denyse O’Leary is an author, journalist, and blogger who has mainly written popular science and social science. Fellow Canadian Marshall McLuhan’s description of electronic media as a global village...