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Losing Mow-Mentum

Have you ever had one of those days, Modern Philosophers, where you know you did an extraordinary amount of work, yet you feel like you’ve accomplished absolutely nothing? 631 more words


Monday Morning Coffee Club: The Blackout of 2016

Tonight’s very late edition of the Coffee Club is brought to you by the letters “O” and “T”, Modern Philosophers.

That’s right, I was up at the crack of dawn to head into work early for some overtime.  509 more words


Monday Morning Coffee Club: 7/11/16

Happy Monday, Modern Philosophers!

I’d usually offer you a coffee for this meeting, but since it is 7/11, perhaps you’d prefer a Slurpee instead.  Just let the interns know what flavor, and one of them will have it out to you in a moment. 613 more words


Please Don't Read This!

I hope you’re not wasting your time reading this, Modern Philosophers, because I really don’t have anything to say.

It’s a quiet night at The House on the Hill, there’s a light rain falling, and I just felt like sitting out on the porch and enjoying the evening. 621 more words


2 Books to Read in 2 Weeks

After finishing Memo From The Story Department (Chris Vogler and David McKenna) this morning, I discovered two new novels through work – of all places… 233 more words


82 Guiding Lights to a Better Life

The following is more self-help. But I find myself checking this list every time I need some direction in life, writing or creativity.

  1. Ground your attention on yourself.
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9 Points for Developing a Narrative

Do you ever get stuck in developing a narrative? Once upon a time, I’d get stuck at the most unexpected stage of the story and then sit there tapping my teeth – … 342 more words