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Who to Take Advice From

“I will teach you how to make a million dollars.”  An appealing phrase indeed.  Before investing your time to listen to whoever is speaking these words, you should ask them a few questions.   223 more words

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Nobody likes rules.  I hate them, but I love to bend them.  My favorite quote about rules was written by Picasso, “learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.”  Now I’m not saying that you should just break the rules out of spite, but to test the elasticity of them.   194 more words

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Writing for Gold (and other Olympic clichés)

As a screenwriter, you are an athlete.

Sure, the only things in motion are your fingers and your mind, and perspiration only gathers at your temples, but similarities can found between the disciplines. 268 more words


What people really don't tell you

There are plenty of blog posts about things people don’t/won’t tell you about this or that related to pregnancy or childbirth. I read every one in the hopes of learning something new. 760 more words

The Good Life

Judging a book by its cover.

Now we have all been told at some point in our life to “not judge a book by its cover” but in reality, that is the first impression we as readers get from any written work. 808 more words