Category Archives: Movies and TV

It Took a While, but a Friend and My Brother Conspired to Turn Me Into…

The week’s kinda flown by, hasn’t it? Anyway, let’s get to it. And don’t pay too much attention to the lingo…I will connect this all to fiction and copywriting, too. Despite the fact that I’m very interested in Star Wars … Continue reading

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Another Legend Leaves Us…

How’s your week been? A couple days ago, Gene Wilder passed away at age 83. I remember seeing him in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (and I didn’t figure out until years later that the title of Roald Dahl’s … Continue reading

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What Toy Story Can Teach You About Goal Setting and Achievement

How’s it going? I’ll say it even though it sounds ridiculous, or it might. I’m feeling listless, a bit. (And no, I make lists all the time, and do have them around–this isn’t that one). I’m trying to figure out … Continue reading

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Red, Blonde, And Blue: What Lady Gaga Has To Teach You About Writing Fiction And Copy

How was your weekend? We got some snow here–about 3 inches or so. I was still able to sally on the weekend shopping trip to pick up things, comics, crosswords, and what-have-ya. Anyway, let’s get to it. I realized I … Continue reading

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Something I Forgot About The Super Bowl, And Why Brand Advertising Can Be Weird…

How’s it going? In all my excitement to tell you about commercials during the Super Bowl this year, I forgot to tell those of you who don’t know who actually won the game. Missing the most important part…yeah…oops. Anyway, the … Continue reading

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My Weekend, And What Quicken Loans Can Teach You About Forming Partnerships

How was your weekend? Mine was great–went out to get papers and comics and what-have-ya, and then came home to watch… The Super Bowl. Yay. What I usually do, for those of you who don’t know, is check out the … Continue reading

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Better Than A Bullet: How The Honda Civic Can Teach You To Write Better Fiction And Copy

How’s it going? I saw an interesting commercial the other day, for the Honda Civic. It starts with the car coming out of a garage-like thing, but it’s really the back of a man’s head (or was it the lab?) … Continue reading

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Triple F: Crossword Clues 19

How’s your week been? I’ve been up to the same old, same old–editing, polishing, trying to get a couple blog posts on here, and what-have-ya. It’s striking to me how routine life can be sometimes. But if you’ve read my … Continue reading

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24 Reruns Just Switched Seasons–Here’s How That Makes You a Better Writer

How was your weekend? We had great weather over here Sunday and Monday—60-plus degrees. Very nice. I even took a picture of one of the last snow piles in the yard—it’s mostly brown grass now out there. Let’s get to … Continue reading

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Back After A Long (Unplanned) Internet Hiatus…

How was your weekend? I know it’s been a long time since you’ve heard from me, so I’ll have to do a bit of a kitchen-sinker on this (you know, throwing it everything but the sink…although I throw the sink … Continue reading

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