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  • Dec 7, 2009

    I was just notified of this adult learning course geared for filmmakers.  If you've been dreaming of directing, producing or writing a documentary or a movie then this is worth checking out. Best of all the course is FREE!  The deadline to apply is December 11, 2009.  Don't hesitate, this is a good opportunity to see what goes into the filmmaking process.

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  • Dec 4, 2009

    I was commuting home a few days ago.  I settled into my roomy exit row seat and promptly dozed off,  (I can only sleep during taxi, never when airborne, go figure).  When the flight attendants started service I  overhead this conversation at the row behind me: FA: "May I get you something to drink?" Female Passenger: Yes.  I'll have a chardonnay." FA

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  • Dec 4, 2009

    This year, I dived in head first into travel writing and re-energized my writing career.  Travel writing became a viable side income for me. I scoured the internet for websites that would take my writing and sent out pitch letters with story ideas to magazines. I’ve managed to make a decent side income by writing steadily for Suite 101, Demand Studios and

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  • Dec 4, 2009

    The Internet Survival Guide for New Writers Internet crime is not as impersonal as one would assume.  It’s as if the culprits have reached through the computer into your living room to steal your money and in my case, time.  The Craig’s List scams are no longer relegated to renting out apartments that doesn’t exist; writers are being targeted for

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