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Steal Like An Artist. 50 Artists & Creatives Who Support Scottish Independence. National Collective’s Ross Colquhoun was challenged by a Unionist friend to name 20 artists and creatives who support independence – he managed to name 50.

50 Artists & Creatives Who Support Scottish Independence

This is the list. AL Kennedy // Writer of novels, short stories and non-fiction (Source) How to Create Your Self-Improvement Plan. I became passionate about self-improvement over a decade ago, and I started helping others with their self-improvement as a coach more than half that time ago.

How to Create Your Self-Improvement Plan

I strongly believe that developing oneself is one of the best actions a person can take and that self-improvement ultimately leads to more achievements and happiness in one’s life than anything else. However, I also realized quickly that it’s not enough to randomly read self-improvement books and apply from them whatever sound cool to you, whenever you can remember and you feel like it. Effective self-improvement requires some deliberate and careful planning. I want to show you, drawing from my own experience, how to create a good self-improvement plan, which you can use to see the most fruitful results in your self-growth. 1. Like it or not, you can’t achieve meaningful changes overnight. The 35 Greatest Animal Photobombers Of All Time. 13 Bona Fide Geeks to Follow on Twitter. Pros and Cons of ‘going freelance’ How To Pack a Carry-On Like a Boss. If you thought my Type-A agenda planning was bordering on madness, you may be even more concerned with the way I pack a suitcase.

How To Pack a Carry-On Like a Boss

But ohemgee, this kind of thing gets me completely high. On tour, I was the one designated to pack our gear into the trailer. My whole crew was proud of the way I could maneuver an entire 4-piece band’s touring paraphernalia into a tiny space. I excel at the real-life version of Tetris. Your Guide To Disney's 50 Animated Features. Has your company's storytelling gone "transmedia"? Social Media: If Content Is King, Then Storytelling Is Queen. 18 Checkpoints To Consider.

How to Create a Tumblr Theme (Code Structure) As we have previously seen, Tumblr allows its uses to create custom themes, giving the owner of a tumbleblog the ability to truly customise their tumbleblog to be their own.

How to Create a Tumblr Theme (Code Structure)

While Tumblr coding is fairly easy to pick up compared to other more complex blogging systems, I want to give you an insight into the code and structure we are going to be deploying next time around when we set about converting a PSD to Tumblr. Understanding the basics. Getting started in Transmedia Storytelling. 8 social curation tricks for Pinterest and beyond (single page view) Curation is a long-standing tradition of collecting, saving, and organizing objects.

8 social curation tricks for Pinterest and beyond (single page view)

This typically consisted of books and historical materials for museums or organizations that held historic value for culture preservation. Today it takes on a different meaning. Organizations have evolved from collecting artifacts to digital curation of media and content. While the role of curation has largely belonged to scientists and scholars, and the content from official sources, social media has tipped curation on its head. Heck, even the Library of Congress decided to begin archiving tweets in October 2010. The Book Bench: White Until Proven Black: Imagining Race in Hunger Games. On Tuesday, February 28th, a twenty-nine-year-old Canadian male fan of Suzanne Collins’s dystopian young adult trilogy, “The Hunger Games,” logged onto the popular blogging platform Tumblr for the first time and created a site he called Hunger Games Tweets.

The Book Bench: White Until Proven Black: Imagining Race in Hunger Games

The young man, whom I’ll call Adam, had been tracking a disturbing trend among Hunger Games enthusiasts: readers who could not believe—or accept—that Rue and Thresh, two of the most prominent and beloved characters in the book, were black, had been posting vulgar racial remarks. Adam, who read and fell in love with the trilogy last year, initially encountered these sorts of sentiments in the summer of 2011, when he began visiting Web sites, forums, and message boards frequented by the series’s fans, who were abuzz with news about the film version of the book. (The movie, released a week ago today, made a staggering $152.5 million during its first three days of release.) Cinco de Mayo piñata cookies. Video how-to: Pinata Cookies Ingredients: 1 cup sugar1 cup powdered sugar1 cup butter1 cup vegetable oil2 eggs1 teaspoon cream of tartar1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon almond extract1 teaspoon baking soda5 cups flour1 tablespoon vanillaMini M&M candies1/2 cup powdered sugar (frosting)2 teaspoons milk (frosting) Directions to make piñata sugar cookies: Cream sugars with butter.

Cinco de Mayo piñata cookies

Split dough into five, even-sized balls and one smaller ball (this will be the black one). Use a container the same approximate width of your donkey/burro piñata cookie cutter, and line it with plastic food wrap. Cover the layered dough and freeze for four hours or overnight. Remove the dough from the container and unwrap from the plastic. Immediately after you take them out of the oven, use your burro piñata cookie cutter to cut the cookie shapes. How to get more likes on Facebook.