Tropfest, the largest short film festival in Australia, regularly drops great short films all based around a set theme. The theme for December 2013 festival was ‘change’. I’ve linked one of the finalists, which I thoroughly enjoyed. It’s a bit heavy…
In my previous post about Nelson Mandela I mentioned an article about Muhammad Ali that I had read when I was younger.
It took a minute but I tracked down the original article to find out someone’s name and ended up reading the whole thing. (Which you can…
One boy’s journey to the realisation that work sucks.
Nanowrimo Running Total: 50028/50000
Inspiring quote: “In your face, losers!” – Sean Fallon
Music Video: Last one, an anthem for success.[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L53gjP-TtGE&w=560&h=315]
Final day of Nanawrimo. That probably explains why I’m up at seven AM on a Saturday and sat in front of the computer.
1,542 words to go.
Nanowrimo Running Total: 48,456/50000
Inspiring quote: “The secret of being a writer: not to expect others to value what you’ve done as you value it. Not to expect anyone else to perceive in it the emotions you have invested in it. Once this…
Nanowrimo Running Total: 46,721/50000
Inspiring quote: “There is no rule on how to write. Sometimes it comes easily and perfectly; sometimes it’s like drilling rock and then blasting it out with charges.” – Ernest Hemingway
Music Video: Some…
Nanowrimo Running Total: 45,048/50000
Inspiring quote: “Get it down. Take chances. It may be bad, but it’s the only way you can do anything really good.” - William Faulkner
Music Video: This music video pretty much sums up Korean videos for…
Nanowrimo Running Total: 43,377/50000
Inspiring quote: “Writing is its own reward.” - Henry Miller
Music Video: Reminds me of harsh English PE lessons in the dead of winter.[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMuuc_pqx2s&w=560&h=315]
Nanowrimo Running Total: 41,680/50000
Inspiring quote: “There’s no such thing as writer’s block. That was invented by people in California who couldn’t write.” - Terry Pratchett
Music Video: Kanye’s new video is so awful I needed something to…