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Screw Perfectionism

Big Magic — Screw Perfection.

{ Men: “Well, I’m 41 percent qualified for this task, so give me the job!” Yes, sometimes the results are ridiculous and disastrous, but sometimes, strangely enough, it works—a man who seems not ready for the task, not good enough for the task, somehow grows immediately into his potential through the wild leap of faith itself. 548 more words

How It Is.

Back in Bronze: The Lounging Lincoln

Work on the Lincoln statue continues, as the H.T.P.C. team spent the early part of May fitting, welding, and chasing the bronze castings.  Challenges ensued with the wax patterns, as they became distorted during the casting process.   301 more words

Abraham Lincoln

Sweat the small stuff: the other side of librarianship

I’ve no doubt that we have all been attracted to librarianship because of its glamorous, exciting image. However, there is another side to working in a library which may well not be covered in your postgraduate study. 456 more words

Professional Life

10 Things You Only Learn Being a Ghostwriter

By Sondi Warner, Writer/Blogger for Wrought Iron Reads

As a ghostwriter for nearly a decade, I’ve worked with major publishing houses, established authors, amateurs and content mills, and along the way I’ve seen the publishing industry from an interesting perspective: The Bottom Up. 1,481 more words


Not everything I make is edible…yet- Part 2

Exciting news everybody!  The silicone skull mold I made the other day in the kitchen has turned out successfully and we’re one step closer to making my truly disgusting masterpiece a reality…but first, let’s test it out and make sure it does exactly what I want it to do. 434 more words

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