Video Writing Prompt

I see a bunch of photo writing prompts, verbal prompts, etc., but they never move me. I’m moved by music; positive music stimulates endorphin release and the so-called limbic system, which is pseudo-science’s avatar for the psyche. Sad music triggers different regions in the brain, but the response is just as powerful. Here are 2…

More Writers on Writing

Just what the title says. There is no best way to write. Find a process that works for you and follow it. Sometimes, as in my case, it’s not about how you write; the inhibitor more revolves around why you write. Once I learned whom I write for and why, my writing began to improve…

This Week’s Essays on Writing

This was the 3rd post I ever did on this blog, back on 28 December 2010. Obviously, no one really watched the videos because almost no one read my blog. I thought it worth reposting for those of you who aspire to be (or already are) writers. Ray Bradbury on Writing Persistently Stephen King –…

Hump Day Short Attention Span Film Festival #1

A Little Hump(day) Goes a Long Way. I have always loved shorts. No, not short women; I mean short films. (Okay, short women too.) I liked them enough that I took a History of Animated Films course in college. It turned out to be an Art History course, and kicked my ass. Nonetheless, my love…