Monthly Archives: April 2012

Weekly Paranormal-Scope

While I’m not qualified in any way to read neither stars nor planets, I am intimately linked with the paranormal in the world.   In many ways, so are you. The week ahead for: Aries You know how dragon love pie.  … Continue reading

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Scottish Romance

I know that you’re already picturing burly men in kilts. It’s a bit of a mischaracterisation of the land: people do not run around in kilts all day. Mostly they wear them for fancy occasions like weddings. There’s a “formal … Continue reading

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The Bad Guy by Gerri Brousseau

Leia Shaw’s blog on Tuesday about handsome heroes got me thinking about villains, or the bad guy.  Some movies have the most evil villains, those who do unspeakable things, but also play with your mind.  For me, those are the … Continue reading

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What A Writer Needs, Part 12 – The Sting

You’re probably wondering what the sting is.  It’s not “The Sting” with Paul Newman and Robert Redford pulling a con.  Though you can learn a get deal about setup by watching that movie. The sting in this reference refers to … Continue reading

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Take Your Writing to the Next Level by Gerri Brousseau

Back in 2010, I wrote a book, and then had no idea what to do.  I didn’t know there were Writer’s Magazines, Writer’s Groups or rules to getting published.  By chance I happened to see Connecticut Style, which is a … Continue reading

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The Pursuit of Happiness

I’m not talking about the movie with Will Smith, but instead, our individual pursuit of happiness through writing. Donald Maass writes a great book called Fire in the Fiction. In it, he writes all about writers who are story tellers … Continue reading

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Top 10: Sexy Movie Heroes by Leia Shaw

I’m in a generous mood today so I’m posting my list of sexiest movie heroes, complete with photos for you to drool over.   10. Daniel Craig in Cowboys and Aliens           Who can resist a … Continue reading

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