It's October! That means prep time for NaNoWriMo. It also means every blog and his dog is mentioning NaNo, it seems. So why fight the trend, here's another.
Great video from the UK. Watch all the way to see who did it. Great use of storytelling.
With an eleven year old daughter, I’m more and more mindful of writing good strong girl role models.
Inspiring flip book by artist James Francis Bell aka DispleasedEskimo at deviantart. At just over three minutes long, hundreds of biro drawings tell a brief history of, well, pretty much everything.
This video includes (somehow) the concepts of human evolution while also including Jesus’s birthday in celebration of Christmas.
I promised another book notes entry, and here it is – a doodlecast.
This video is the first of a 2013 lecture series by Brandon Sanderson, provided as a lecture course by Scott Ashton, who has Brandon's permission to film the lectures and provide them via YouTube and the fantasy genre website, Write About Dragons.
The Seattle Public Library launched the 2013 Summer Reading Program by setting a new world record for the longest book domino chain!
This video by Paul Zak analyses the brain chemistry changes when listening to a motivating and connected story. The originating story is a sad one, but the universal story structure analysed here won’t be new information to many writers watching.