Writer’s Be Like: The Dangers of Research — Athena Hernandez

Let me start by saying…I’m really disappointed in you guys. You let me fall off the face of the earth and no one even checked in to see if I was okay! How DARE you? But I forgive quickly, so let’s move on. Yes, I’ve been gone from this platform for *gasp* two years. I […]

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Woman of Her Word —

What do you call a woman who keeps her word? A stand-up gal. (sorry, I couldn’t resist) I am fortunate to have met many people from all walks of life over the years. I like to interview them and share their stories with you in hopes that you will be inspired and entertained by their […]

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Indie Authoring in A Big Pub World — Athena Hernandez

Last week, after I finished up one of the final chapters for my book, I decided to dive back into some research on the topic of whether to pursue independent or traditional publishing. For a half hour I sifted through article after article that seemed determined to convince aspiring authors that success, income, and a […]

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“Late Night” gets better and better… — Caution Spoilers

For us (this second trailer is better than the first), and for chat show host Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) – when she takes on inexperienced writer Molly Patel (Mindy Kaling) to rescue her sinking ship. Katherine isn’t just a chat show host, she’s the reigning monarch of chat show hosts, and winner of an extraordinary […]

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How Does Someone Who Hates Reading Their Own Writing Continue To Write Screenplays? By Chad Meisenheimer — FilmCourage.com

Film Courage: How does someone who hates reading their own writing continue to write scripts? Chad Meisenheimer, Writer/Actor/Comic/Director: I was telling my friend the other day actually about this where I only produce and write for the stuff I want to direct or act in. I personally just want to be an actor/director. I would […]

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Chapter 29: Don’t be dumb — kate takes thirty

I remember ugly crying at my final high school assembly. Which was a super chill, cool move for 17-year-old me. But the worst part wasn’t the puffy-faced photos or “Ermahgerd, I didn’t bring a tissue!” snot disaster, it was that people assumed I was crying because school was finishing. Although, perhaps not as embarrassing as […]

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