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A "romantic fantasy of the past": Do You Believe in Retirement at 65?

The Street cites a study in which the majority of respondents did not believe that a “traditional retirement” at 65 was feasible.1

These days, many are kissing the idea of retirement at 65 a bittersweet goodbye, as they take into account lack of savings, social opportunities, or overall security. 151 more words

COVERSCRIPT TIPS - A screen story -- In a nut shell

A plot starts when something either happens to the main character, or he/she causes something to happen that throws his/her “normal” life into upheaval.

And the rest of a screenplay is about this main character doing things to overcome obstacles in order to get that normal life back on track; ending up that he either gets his/her previous “normal” life back, or he/she settles into a new “normal” lifestyle. 217 more words


Three Act Structure--Act Two

Act two is the middle of your story–the largest part, at least 50%. The best description of the second act I’ve ever heard came from one of Brandon Sanderson’s teaching videos on YouTube, which I highly recommend. 940 more words

Cathleen Townsend

The Art of Writing

Yesterday as I was walking around a large arts festival between downpours, I saw all sorts of amazing creations. I’m a bit jaded as my daughters are hugely artistic. 911 more words

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Volunteer In The Cedarville Community

Second Act of Cedarville will be offering  volunteer training for anyone interested in serving at our local clothing ministry. Training will be held at Second Act located at 50 North Main on Tuesday, June 9th from 6:30-7:30 p.m. 35 more words

Grace Baptist Church

The Many Shades of Grief

It has been several months since I posted a blog entry as I really have had nothing to write about. Or maybe, I have and I just haven’t felt like writing. 1,322 more words

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Five Inch Punch!

I’m just finishing my first feature-length script, I having only been writing in screenplay format for 12 months SO I’m hardly in a position to give advice but… 158 more words