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A Rose by Any Other Name

The hardest part for me, the thing I dither about most and take eons to decide on, has got to be character names. Usually, I’ll write half of the book calling them one name, and they yell out at me that their names are something completely different. 379 more words

Passing Inspection

Interview Basics - Part 2 - Recording the Interview

Okay, so you’ve done your preinterview and know what you are going to ask.  It’s showtime.  

Before the interview:

Organize your technology. Arrive early. Check out the location that you have chosen. 449 more words


Why I'm Thankful my Mom Wasn't a Crazy Dance Mom

We’ve all seen the glitzy, scripted, and over-the-top reality TV show “Dance Moms.” And yes, we all are jealous of the young dancers’ technique and style on the show, but what do we really think of the moms? 856 more words


Funky Fold Card Tutorial

This is one funky fold & it is so simple but so effective to make.
I thought I would share with you how I created the card. 347 more words




Quelqu’un m’a demandé où je trouvais mes “marqueurs” pour mes tricots.

Question au demeurant fort judicieuse et très simple, quoi que ! De quels marqueurs parle t-on ? 512 more words


Freeze Frame Meditation

I am lucky enough to work at an organization that promotes work and home life balance. They bring in experts on topics such as time management, conflict and respectful workplace. 378 more words


Video of the Week: USA Men's 8+ in slow motion...

If you’re looking for a video that puts technique on display then this is definitely one you want to watch. This is from a couple years ago when the USA men’s eight was training in Lucerne before one of the world championships. 23 more words