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Reading Is Sexy

I was very proud to be a returning judge for this year’s Slamdance Screenplay Competition, one of several prestigious competitions I judge for. If you don’t know, Slamdance was set up in response to what filmmakers saw as the over-commercialization and inaccessibility of Sundance. 468 more words


Budget fixes

Okay – you are trying to stay on budget – but you keep having trouble.

Maybe this will help:



Rails Performance tips -Exists?

We have all read about the Big O notation. But while writing code we hardly think about it. Even while trying to optimize solutions, we think more preload assets, caching, etc instead of indexing, turn around times, memory usage. 466 more words


Whole 30 Blunders and Bloops

In exactly one week today, I will be able to eat grains, sugar, cheese, and all the other delicacies that were omitted during my stint of Whole 30. 363 more words

Whole 30

8 Micro Mistakes Couples Make That Actually End Up Ruining Their Relationship

1. Talking about the past.

It’s good to have everything out in the open, to be clear about your past whatever it may be, but to… 660 more words

15 common mistakes people make when trying to lose weight

Losing weight can seem very tough. Sometimes you feel like you’re doing everything right, yet still not getting results.

You may actually be hindering your progress by following misguided or outdated advice. 2,241 more words


Secondary Characters and Why You Need Them

One of the most common issues with supporting characters occurs when the writer simply forgets to include them. This means that the main character spends a lot of time wandering around alone. 678 more words