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Steal His Look: Shrek
Ismenia top- $1,390
Atkins vest- $4,200
wool tights- $50
Ralph Lauren belt- $1,950
I work near Transcend Coffee. Its name means "give up coffee."
Edit your dialogue (and narr) by reading it aloud. Erase the phony. Make it real. Don't make your readers read. Make them experience.
When you know what the conflict is in that chapter, you're ready to write the chapter. And delay the payoff for better suspense.
Don't know how to start your chapter? Front-load the conflict! Even better, do so with dialogue.
LYRICISTS! Learn from a master: and . Excellent storytelling, subject + music.
Hello my fussy little 1-year-old. What would you like for
I have a major announcement of a literary nature coming next week. Stay tuned.
The hell of a future where all hearing aids are sponsored and come with audible ads you can't skip.
There was a time when we lived in caves and killed wild animals to survive. Now we don't take calls from unknown numbers.
You have Generation X Y and Z - but Z should be Gen S
That's not good. Have you tried using an anti-fatigue mat with your desk?
Complained to CASL about still getting spam. All they did was subscribe me to their newsletter.
+1000 ": Now this is some truth. "
RT : Word. RT : Hardest to follow franchise EVER!
Downloading half marathon training plans. Don't tell anybody.
'How to Train Your Dragon 2' is an excellent movie.
If one could run without getting tired I don't think one would often want to do anything else
- C.S. Lewis via RW
That sounds heavenly! Thank you for helping support early literacy in Calgary. See you next year.
I don't spend much time around babies but I have no doubt this is true
Most Influential Tech Women— by RT
Little known Star Wars fact: R2-D2 can talk to birds.
My wife needs to step up her game
You'll have to do some follow up interviews. We have all probably evolved quite a lot.
First born: Worried that you farting will wake your child. Second born: Burning supper, smoke alarm going off. Child sleeps on
Being a has a wonderful impact on the body, but it goes much further than that. See its effect on the planet!
Almost brings me to tears driving over the Lions Gate bridge - Vancouver is so damn beautiful. Happy Friday!
Oh, Google Chrome Helper you're no help at all. I don't really know what you are, but you make my computer fan work much too hard.
Reliving my 80's youth. Downloaded Dragon's Lair
Phil Ochs' "Ringing of Revolution" is very probably the best song ever written. It's so bittersweet and realistic. VIDEO
What a brilliant response to tragedy-->RT : My God. What if every teacher did this.
we had 27 letters - What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet | Hot & Trending Words Daily Blog via
I'm so ready to run away to Europe get a bike, pedal around the countryside easel, canvas, and paint box strapped to my back :)
Textorizer 1 Textorizer allows you to make pictures formed with text.
": If you're in Edmonton this weekend, go watch some track: …" On it! Just need coffee first!
Totally worth a fiver Rt pretty sure that busker is playing the Star Wars Cantina song on the saxophone. awesome
+1 for pants that smell like cheese.
We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation... if they [developed] a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form. ~William Inge
. "And a Bang on the Ear". Turned up to 11. The speakers are blowing papers around my desk.
Have a list of 12 things to fix on a site. S-l-o-w…l-o-a-d-i-n-g…. brain dumps the list from ram. Forget what I'm doing. Time for coffee.
One of my favorite memories is being disgusted by NYC and still having goosebumps when I saw her
This is where you can find me today --> RT : Heated pool in the Colorado mountains
I got my very first hater on Instagram. Apparently, my jeans are too tight for his liking.
NYE: Shout Out Out Out Out, The Wet Secrets, Cadence Weapon (DJ set). The Starlite Room, Edmonton. Tix…
Oh, 13 year old boy with your baseball cap and no jacket at -25. It's been done, sonny. It's been done before.
The last note of the 6th disc of the Fisherman's Box has sounded. So sad. I think I need to start over with disc 1.
another St Albert HS Alumni has helped me reach the $500 , my next goal help me team hit $1000, whose with me!!
Un-freakin' believable: - "Like A Rolling Stone" Interactive Video.
Do people with feel too much, rather than too little?
man, I wish you was my dad
Our current political situation reminds me of this:
A pox on all y'all. VIDEO
. Melt-Banana is amazing - Agata is one of my fave guitarists. Great live show too. VIDEO
Flat Design: Towards a Flatter Earth
The skeuomorph vs flat debate goes nuclear:
This is awesome. What do you think . Looks like gets it.
I love this - people going completely against who we think they are.
If a documentary plays more than 24 cities opening week, its in the top 50 wide releases ever:
Plots are built scene by scene. Plot is an engine; scenes drive the story.
"... deep research and pure joy." RT : Nardwuar!
Your results are the outward manifestations of your true priorities.To improve your results, improve your priorities.
A good nights sleep + latte = unstoppable.
Did you know we have a consulting producer? Very useful if you're struggling to get your project firing on all cylinders:...
Doing a business w/out advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you are doing, but no one else does -Steuart Britt
If you have a product, you won't sell it by explaining what the product is, you will sell it by letting people know what it can do for them
It's ! I wonder if he still remembers BullyProof!?
The Storm Attenuation Daily is out! ▸ Top stories today via @citizenmikew
Grab your ToDo list, set a timer, turn off all chat, cell phones, email & other distractions for 1 hour. Head down & HIT IT!
Is your to-do list ready for tomorrow? If no, sit down for 5-10 min & do a brain dump. You'll sleep better not having to remember it all.
Challenge this round of GeoGuessr and try to beat my score of 26,605. I got 1 guess 1600 km off. Can you do better?
It's not enough to have a clever, great, and out of the box idea. You must implement!
"If you only eat at a place one time, let readers know. It's an impression, not a review." -
GM + salute to my new twitter family + da homie "To Life Love + Loot" massive
My code learning continues
looking forward to hearing more from you.
I was at the book release Tuesday night with of . Chris read from the book. Good stuff! Good night.
10 Story Techniques That Sell Screenplays:
72 hour sale: . Save on select flights to Toronto for travel until Oct 26. Book by May 16.
changes its tune on fins:
Learning HTML5, CSS and JS
standards, IP now at no cost. Finally.
Engagement is a Strategy, Not a Tool: The Engagement Spectrum | by
Learn and Implement interface being developed by at May 4-5 in Atlanta
Nothing in life has happened to you, it’s happened for you.
While the son and wife are camping, time for a girl party. Popcorn, Polly Pockets Movie and umm, Dad.…
Good idea! Should we go with or ?
I’m Sorry I Broke Your Company – Another Problem with Management Consulting
is my new favourite way to test multiple browsers.
If you own no other manga, you should at least have Buddha... and whatever you can get your hands on for Phoenix.
Perfecting the art of driving down icy, deeply rutted alleyway with coffee in one hand, so it doesn't spill all over.
RT 5 things I learned from running an campaign
A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame someone else. ~ John Burroughs
Ever wish was slightly taller and half as smart? Well you got your wish! I'll be filling in on the CTV News at 530 today.
cool! Pal Joey was a real fun project. if scroll down to 'all songs' here U will find some pal joey .
I hopped out of bed this morning like Fred Astaire. Or anyone else, really, who has been dead for 20 years.
102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)
75 Things I Learned on My Journey to 100,000 Followers
Slick online platform for delivering classes, coaching,
Be sure to get on Santa's "Nice List" this year! Volunteer! -
“Successful people pursue hard things. Unsuccessful avoid them" - Greg Glassman
Canada. That's my answer for pretty much everything except pipelines and baby seals. They also vote with a pencil and piece of paper. Duh.
Things don't really change with time, they change when somebody changes them.
Instead of thinking of all your goals at once, think of one goal + 5 people that can help you towards it.
Yet another free service betrays us all by trying to make a living. Stupid business people with all their bills, and hungry kids and stuff.
Don't get me wrong: I'm as masochistic as the next aging athlete, but "Hypothermic Half Marathon"? THAT sounds like hell.
The 10 Most Overused LinkedIn Profile Buzzwords of 2012 .. are you using any of these?
Gamification: Is it game over? | via
The 100 Greatest Documentaries of All Time by fans of
Tickets or . It will be the most fun we have all Hanukkah.
“A great intro for a middle grade reader to magical realism.” 5 Star Amazon Review of DUST
21 years ago, Brent, you played my hip hop song "TheBalladofHueyP" on Brave New Waves. Just wanted to say thanks.
Like -> RT : Let me, introduce myself.
My name, is Islam.
Tips for creating and curating communities of activists:
Hear Charlie Kaufman's riveting lecture on screenwriting: 'Creativity springs from weakness.'
100 years of film, in a single chart
last office light on for miles. tonight i'm a proposal writing machine. which is probably about as sexy as a toilet plunging machine...
Feel like you don't have enough time in your day? FOCUS on your strengths, DELEGATE your weaknesses.
Social media is the most anti social thing I have ever witnessed.
1 needed to add to the other but hopefully always either push the story along or give space and build tension.
tough one. It's something to do with strengthening the story telling to point where it becomes totally immersive experience
I just finished a 0.01 mi run with a pace of 21'50"/mi with Nike+ Running.
Seeing an average of 4 tweets per minute right now about Hoop Dreams on . For a documentary. That is 18years old.
Is it so wrong to think my dog should be able to understand ever single word I say? -english
At a children's hospital, window washers have a clause in their contract requiring them to wear super hero costumes.
Some of the best Vegans you will ever
Why am I not surprised that a $7 bottle of wine tastes like a $7 bottle of wine
Completed my very first 5k run last night.
My G-man (6yr old) and G-boi (4yr old) are arguing about which is bigger: googleplex or infinity. It's a step up from Ak47 vs bazooka...
What I read this week... Link Drop 012
My musical path was to follow you! It seems far too weird to think I could mention anything musical you don't already know.
Tips for vegans: 5 crucial nutrients and how you can get them
Wait. People are excited to have Hoarders crew on their flight, but don't notice Neko Friggin' Case? Truly, the end is nigh.
Need a simple load testing tool for your website? Try a cloud tool at no cost that has performance measurements.
- Have a -themed short? Enter today - The 4th Annual All Sports LA
See how James Cameron uses 120 Story Beats in all his movies:
"SPOILER ALERT: 4 Plot Devices That Will Ruin Your Ending" Humor by Sean
12 Pixar Storytelling Rules Explained With Lego
Love ur 5 grt anti-cancer tips @HealthyCancerChick!
they only bring those out on cold weather days. The heated only trains are used on hot weather days. Capisce?
That explains why you're waking up early for hair and makeup. Running in those thigh-high boots must be a special talent.
After crying, my son coined a new word - boogie-tears.
Need a scalable testing tool for your website? Try a cloud tool for free that has performance measurements.
Very sad, I was a regular reader of his Vue columns. Great writer.
People who want to escape socialized medicine would be more likely to picket a Michael Moore movie than watch it.
Quote of the day: “As a culture, we’ve got a crisis of attention. We’re becoming a distracted culture…” - Joe Kraus
"If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be a vegetarian.” - Happy Birthday, Paul McCartney
My one year old learned how to say a couple things using sign language.
How To Create Memorable Characters
What's The Impact of NOT Using Social Media on an Artist's Brand? Listen here via The Rock Star Branding Podcast #20:
A 70 Point Checklist for Jump-Starting or Tuning-Up Your Blog for New Business
Outlook just told me that "morning" was a spelling error. It suggested "mornoing" instead. God jorb Micersift.
“This Game Sucks”: How to Improve the of by RT
The five shot, 10 second method for shooting video
Oh good. My six year old's first french word is 'parkour'.
Read my child a bedtime story and we both fall asleep. Wake in the morning laying in the warmth of his pee
I keep trying to care about sports and it's not working.
Pitbull told audience at Billboard Latin Music Conference that success in the music industry is 90% business, and 10% talent.
Firebase makes it mind-blowingly fast to write a web app. There's literally no server code: you stick in a JS library.
And to think I thought it was all a dream....
Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower. ~ Hans Christian Anderson
Toronto International Film Festival is also looking for an Assistant, Festival Programming:
Wife showed me odd artifact left at our house today. Explained it was a p-h-o-n-e b-o-o-k. A total misnomer. You can't make calls on it.
How to Develop a Blogging Strategy via
I had a friend-filled day. Heart full. Loneliness can suck it.
Hey DJ's: you don't need to stay up all night to dance. Sweden's lunch dance clubs take off via
Turning 105 gigs of Digital Video into a one hour Wedding DVD with Windows Live Movie Maker
Just finished my Brother-In-Law's wedding video. 66 min, 364 cuts, music, titles, overlays, transitions, whew!
Ack! Now I have the itch to pound a ball against a radiator in a small sweaty glass cube! /
. handball, YES! 1st instinct was find a way to set that up, but walls not high enough. (/ knowwutimean)
If you're asking "When will it be less busy?", try asking instead: "When will we manage this better?"
Why don't you come up to my iPad and check out my new responsive multi-touch interface?
I'd pick a villain as my project manager any day. Heroes are too reactionary. Villains can scope a Death Star and ship it. Twice.
Live vicariously through yourself. Hmmm...that is all. Thanks Janne Robinson.
Handyman question- are flames supposed to come out of my drill like that?
I get older, but the greyhound always smells the same.
How are your New Years Resolutions going? Got half an hour? 21 Minute Film School
Is this national bad kerning day? RT : Yeah, those fuckers are like real candles all right. ”
Survivor: The Sea Turtle Edition
Fascinating, must read -- The shocking truth about the crackdown on Occupy | Naomi Wolf via
“Learning to program teaches you how to think. Computer science is a liberal art.” – Steve Jobs,
The Skills, Technologies, and Trends a Developer Must Know
I hope to never see ANY of these again, EVVVVERRR ... "9 tweets you need to stop sending"
via : Animals like you've never seen them before > stunning array of creature portraits.
"If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking." ~Zen Proverb
Save 10-15k with these entirely legal downloads: | Zero Budget Film Software
Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back. Anonymous
We are each of us angels with only one wing, & we can fly only by embracing others. Luciano De Crescent
"Robots don't have emotions and that makes them sad sometimes" -Prof Chemers. Our highly experimental TEDxCMU prez:
HEY, WW... I'm in an airport... What's the score?
2) took page from & stood my ground with a client. tried to get price down 90%. i told him i don't negotiate w/ terrorists.
Today is Ethernet's 38th birthday. Here's a recent history of its invention: http://bit.ly/jUTvXJ - [Dave Boggs deserves more mention.]
Roger Ebert: For me, [Ayn Rand's] philosophy reduces itself to: "I’m on board; pull up the lifeline." lol!
The 4th (Inter)?national Regular Expression Day (06/01) is almost upon us. Anyone have any fun ideas or challenges? I'm all ears...
Todays theme word: Frustrated. Antidote: Frenzied attack of to do list.
My new favourite QR code generator: http://qrcode.good-survey.com/
RT : An open letter to conference organizers http://wp.me/p4vkk-1N5
The smell of home after a long trip. A strange welcoming into the fold of a familiar fragrance that will be imperceptible tomorrow.