Posts from the ‘Inspiration’ Category

  • creativity

    Guns: Because Conflict Drives the Narrative

    December 17th, 2012 | Inspiration, Politiki, random opinion, Untitled Breschard | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    A author I followed on Twitter until this past weekend and I had an exchange. This came after he posted a well-written must-change-something-about-how-we-handle-guns piece. (There’s a lot of that those going around.) ME: Totally agree but must ask a tough question: How will this change scenes of gun violence you write going forward? FELLOW WRITER: [...]


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    I Certainly Didn’t Mean to Do That

    August 30th, 2012 | creative combat, Morning Procrastination | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Was planning a good writing day today. Ready to go and at the desk at 9am. Booted up computer and immediately spilled coffee, perfectly nailing my keyboard in the most complete way. Goodbye, workday. Hello, futile keyboard disassembly and cleaning followed by trip to the Apple store (which has become over the years some kind [...]


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    Ferroux by Afiq Omar

    May 31st, 2012 | Inspiration, Morning Procrastination | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Gotta see this dark study of magnetism in a fluid medium. Now git to work.


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    10 Tactics for Writing Tens of Thousands of Words

    May 24th, 2012 | Inspiration, writing advice | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Anyone who has ever tippy-typed away on a story has been challenged, if not outright taken down at the knees, by the same dark creatures that step up and draw swords on every writer. Beasts of inner doubt, criticism and confusion. But I guarantee, these creatures are wusses. The writers you love and admire do [...]


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  • science reality

    Attention Zombie Creators: More Things to Do with DNA

    May 22nd, 2012 | Inspiration, Science Reality | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Again with the bacteriophages! Mad scientists at the National Academy of Sciences have engineered sections of DNA to be used for plain, old data storage. (Like, dude, yer playlist is inside you.) Quote: After some 750 trials, the team struck on the right recipe of proteins, and now have their sights set on creating a [...]


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  • procrastinate

    Ken Burns on Story

    May 18th, 2012 | Inspiration, Morning Procrastination | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Your morning procrastination video. A Q&A with the filmmakers who decided to turn Ken Burns into a story here. Now git to work.


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    The Flex Theme – Available Now!

    April 2nd, 2010 | Articles, Inspiration, Projects | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    This is an example of a WordPress page, you could edit this to put information about yourself or your site so readers know where you are coming from. You can create as many pages like this one or sub-pages as you like and manage all of your content inside of WordPress. Lorem ipsum dolor sit [...]


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    10 Examples of Excellent Portfolio Sites

    January 2nd, 2009 | Articles, Inspiration | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    Los Angeles is perfect for photography blogs, photoblogs, and portfolios! This is an example of a WordPress page, you could edit this to put information about yourself or your site so readers know where you are coming from. You can create as many pages like this one or sub-pages as you like and manage all [...]


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    WordPress Themes, HTML Website Templates, and More!

    January 1st, 2009 | Articles, Inspiration | madamemary9 | Comments Off

    This is an example of a WordPress page, you could edit this to put information about yourself or your site so readers know where you are coming from. You can create as many pages like this one or sub-pages as you like and manage all of your content inside of WordPress. Lorem ipsum dolor sit [...]


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