I am loving the current series of Dilbert cartoons that are being produced right now because they speak deeply to my own personal process of coming up with projects to work on.
Some of these projects stay “indie” – small personal projects that may or may not produce any revenue (and that’s not the ultimate goal, ever) while others actually give birth to larger ventures.
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This is really neat:
The role of Julia is played by Stacey Gordon … a Phoenix-based puppeteer who … has a [13-year-old] son with autism, and, before she started her family, was a therapist to youngsters on the spectrum.
The introduction of an autistic muppet is bold but needed. Love this so much:
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I love these tutorials! Blowing my mind. I think I’ve watched this 5 times (and counting). I just love it when people share what they know for free, to help others level-up.
Continue reading “Camera Movement Creates Emotion”
Inspiration is for amateurs, the rest of us just show up and get to work.
I love that quote so much via Chuck Close. Another one is via Pablo Picasso:
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I imagine that this issue is something that many of us have experienced. In fact, perhaps some of us are dealing with something like this right now:
Continue reading “Wally’s Opinions”
I had forgotten that I had contributed a few things to Chris Brogan’s book, The Freaks Shall Inherit the Earth, which apparently came out in 2014; wow, has it been that long?!
I was reminded of this from a digital friend, Andy, who’s a Church of England vicar, DJ, musician, artist, magician, and entrepreneur… among many other things, who wrote me a great email full of encouragement.
Continue reading “Freaks, Systems, Mental Spring Cleaning”
Simply because I’ve been spending time uploading at least one new video to YouTube a day I’ve now had the distinct pleasure of having internet trolls spend time commenting on them.
Strangely, unlike my previous social networks or digital properties my reaction has been distinctly different! Instead of getting upset or annoyed I’m actually pleased.
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There are a lot of things I don’t like about this article, mostly because it feels a bit more political than it needs to be, but, that’s probably my insecurity with such things.
But, it was these few things that really caused me to pause for a moment and consider my own decisions as a parent:
Continue reading “Parents: YouTube”
Powerful. Useful. Amazing and brilliant. Are you a parent? Then do this:
Continue reading “Parents: Have an “X Plan””