Thursday, August 23, 2012
Sunday, August 12, 2012
The writers at Pixar really gained Oscar notoriety with that one, and what delighted millions in theaters would have made Joseph Campbell (The Hero With 1,000 Faces) proud.
In the wake of such success, how generous of them to share their approach to storytelling . . . in a way that only Pixar can. Enjoy!
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Saturday, July 21, 2012
Sunday, July 15, 2012
Now will this ever happen to me? Has it happened to me? Of course. Shame on me! But I know folks who are just chronically unprepared. If you're a writer, I believe you should be prepared to write . . . at all times. You never know when inspiration will knock you upside the head and then vanish. Let's be ready.
This article asks us to consider our favorite portable writing device.
Do You Have Something to Write With?
Friday, July 13, 2012
What if you drew your plot? Illustrated it instead of using words and bullet points. Trying new things--especially those that are radically/dramatically different from your normal routine--create new pathways in the brain and expand your creative thinking capacity.
What do you think of this: Visual Thinking ?