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The Creative Penn - Iceweasel

The Creative Penn - Iceweasel
… where you will find resources to help you write, publish and market your book. New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, voted one of The Guardian UK Top 100 Creative Professionals 2013, and voted one of the Top 10 Blogs for Writers 3 years running, and one of the Top 10 Blogs for Self-Publishers 2012. As seen at: Hi, I’m Joanna Penn, an author, just like you, and on this site I share my own lessons from the writing journey. I have made so many mistakes, I want to try and save you time, money and heartache along the way. In the short video below, I give you a guided tour of this site and how you can find help with your questions about writing, publishing, book marketing and entrepreneurship.

http://www.thecreativepenn.com/

Lowy Institute for International Policy - Iceweasel Major Gen (Retd) Jim Molan is author of Running the War in Iraq. The video cameos featured in Dougal Robinson's post, Defence in Depth: Strategic Partners, go to two of the most important concepts in Australian defence: self-reliance and self-delusion. Jack Georgieff looks more directly at self-reliance and reminds us how much has changed in this key defence concept in 25 years.

6 Online Tools That Will Help The Writing Process Writing can be a difficult task for many students. Some have trouble getting started, others have trouble staying on task, and many struggle with both. Staying focused when you’re sitting at your computer and somewhat uninspired can be a disaster waiting to happen – there’s a lot of stuff to waste time with on The Interwebs! The Internet can be a huge distraction, but it can also be the tool that helps to make you a more efficient and better writer.

Procedures used by NSA to minimize data collection from US persons: Exhibit B – full document Turn autoplay off Edition: <span><a href=" The 12 Common Archetypes The 12 Common Archetypes By Carl Golden The term "archetype" has its origins in ancient Greek. The root words are archein, which means "original or old"; and typos, which means "pattern, model or type". The combined meaning is an "original pattern" of which all other similar persons, objects, or concepts are derived, copied, modeled, or emulated. The psychologist, Carl Gustav Jung, used the concept of archetype in his theory of the human psyche.

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Man Discovers Notes From a Time Traveler In a Coffee Shop - Iceweasel When you go out of your way to visit a non-chain coffee shop, you never know what will happen. Sometimes those places have cozy furniture with drawers, and sometimes those drawers have notes from time travelers. Redditor Unlucky 13 found this at the table he was sitting at, and it’s a great example of humans being creative and awesome. The first person – Dave – left a note about about he was traveling through time and got stuck in 2013.

Steam, Brass and Fzz - Iceweasel March 27, 2013 Sculpture Dear friends, My brother and I recently spent a wonderful day with sculptor and all-round eccentric Alan Ross of ArtInSteel. The result of Alan’s patient help was that my welding improved immensely, and he humoured my ambitions when I said I wanted to make a sculpture of a bird in the afternoon.

The Steampunk Librarian - Iceweasel We have another Burton & Swinburne adventure to give away to some lucky person! Three years ago, we started our review of The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack, the first book in Mark Hodder’s series, thusly: In the middle of this place and time -- London, 1861, to be exact -- Mark Hodder places explorer Richard Burton and poet Algernon Swinburne as the protagonists of a wonderful tale. It begins as one would expect a normal story involving Burton to begin, with him planning to debate John Speke at the Royal Geographical Society...but then there is violence and chaos, and Burton takes the atmospheric railway home and receives a message by greyhound which... Wait, what?

130 years of climate data portrayed by cello music [Video] : TreeHugger - Iceweasel A Song of Our Warming Planet from Ensia on Vimeo. Using surface temperature data from NASA’s Goddard Institute of Space Studies, a University of Minnesota undergrad created a cello performance that traces the warming of our planet. Ensia writes: The temperature data were mapped over a range of three octaves, with the coldest year on record (1909) set to the lowest note on the cello (open C). Each ascending halftone is equal to roughly 0.03°C of planetary warming.In Crawford’s composition, each note represents a year, ordered from 1880 to 2012.

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