The Washington Post has an annual contest called the Mensa Invitational. This year’s winners are hysterically funny: http://www.boortz.com/funny/mensa-invitational/ (link opens in a new tab) “Decafalon” is my personal favorite. Enjoy! […]
Great books have great characters. I would heartily recommend any books featuring these characters: Archie Goodwin, Nero Wolfe mysteries by Rex Stout. Archie ranks number one on my all-time list […]
In my opinion, the toughest obstacle writers have to overcome is the interruption. Think about the challenges writers face every day. Blank page? No problem. Wooden dialog? Easy fix. Three […]
Found something cool for student film/video producers: Creative Commons licensed music for video projects. Here’s the link- http://freemusicarchive.org/curator/Video/blog/Tracks_to_Sync_May_2012 (link opens in new tab) Remember, producers, to always check the licensing […]
Today is going to be interesting… a black cat ran across my path this morning while I was taking the kids to school. We shall see….
Made some cosmetic changes today… whaddaya think?
To me, writing is fun, plain and simple. Not necessarily easy, but fun. When I see a blank screen, I see challenge and opportunity. Not everyone feels this way. I’ve […]
Found a list of 10 Free/Cheap online video editing tools. Worth a quick peek: http://www.onlinevideo.net/2012/05/10-free-and-cheap-online-video-production-tools-and-resources/
This is an interactive flash applet that shows the relative sizes of objects that can be found in the world. WARNING: you and your kids will spend hours on this site, it is that cool.
A great way to gain perspective about our role in the universe.
Well, here it is… another blog about writing! OK, OK, stop groaning. Seriously. I started this blog because I believe that writing is a very difficult craft to learn, let […]