The Red Pen of Doom

Conventional wisdom about writing is conventionally wrong.

The happiest hurdler in the world deserves more screen time

I remember seeing this clip, way back: Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke, not nervous and freaking out before her big race — just happy to be there and filled with infectious … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

Australian billionaire may resurrect DINOSAURS … for his park

So this Australian billionaire, Clive Palmer, isn’t just spending the Gross Domestic Product of Paraguay to create a luxury cruise liner named … The Titanic. No. See, that’s thinking too … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · 6 Comments

Friendly Friday: Gwen the Hernandez, Scrivener Goddess

Chances are, anybody writing a novel, screenplay or regular-old play has come to love and hate Word. Mostly hate. Whenever a piece gets long and complicated, Word starts to fail … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · 21 Comments