Heroes, Mentors, Coaches

Divine and inspired, heroes with humanity are all around fiction and reality. Mentors assist with guidance and may serve as a GPS when trusted. Coaches can help you through when you’re willing to produce. Self-soothing techniques, including self talk, are used by some producers like athletes. You can be your own coach and bounce off…

A World Away.

“Downward and dense in a critical crusade. No tears or blood are shed unless it’s done to yourself. It’s almost as if someone wanted us to destroy each other… From the looks of it, they’ve had a high measure of success. We could all be upward and uplifting, rising above natural challenges. Moving forward despite…

Balance.

When defined as equilibrium, it simply cannot exist in the realm of Supply and Demand. When considered a steadiness of mind, it’s a garden that must be watered. In a facade it fails to fool all yet it might still persist under self deception. There are a few places to go with balance. Identifying the…

Trust Fall.

To be committed to caring… Would you do a trust fall with yourself? Would others do a trust fall with you? If you would do a trust fall with yourself, why not give someone else the opportunity to trust you? Those are simple questions with a simple lineation, right? Yet trust is so necessary that…

Experimental Narration

Experimental film is the first medium to show up in searches regarding experimental narration. This is despite the fact that we as a species have had several millennia of practice writing books. By the numbers, people consume more content on YouTube than we do read books. And yet by reading and doing the research for…

The Challenge of A Great

Andrew Carnegie asked Napoleon Hill if he “would be willing to spend twenty years or more, preparing myself to take it to the world, to men and women who, without the secret, might go through life as failures.” Napoleon Hill said yes, and his work and that quote is seen in the book Think and…

A Bite at the Neck

There’s this wonderful thing we call humility. In the face of counter force, it stands its’ ground. As a source of true power, it’s what false power flees from. Being the humble example it is, humility won’t stand its’ ground unless it’s necessary. When vulnerable, humility is an asset against those who would bite at…

Training Wheels.

It’s no secret that systems make things easier. There’s plenty in our history’s canvas that lets us take a deeper look and prevent the same catastrophes. How could this have happened? We’ve lost our entire crop, and that blasted smoke keeps coming down from the new refinery! We could’ve done without electricity, this wasn’t worth…

The End of an Era.

“In the end, Kwan and Yvon both disappeared in the chaos. No one knows what happened to them – it’s almost as if they vanished from known existence. There’s no mistaking it – their battle wages on. People still fight for both sides of the coin, and all they have to do now is pick…

To Be Cause.

“To live or not to live my own story in a masquerade party, to enjoy the ball or to get enthralled on a hitch…” What a load of bully. I didn’t need to see things like this on the way here. Why did the teacher have to assign such a stupid reading? Does he even…