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13 Common Cognitive Distortions - Live Well with Sharon Martin
13 Common Cognitive Distortions - Allowing negative thinking to dominate, rather than being rational, balanced & purposeful
30 Indispensable Writing Tips From Famous Authors
Writing is easy: All you have to do is start writing, finish writing, and make sure it's good. But here's some vastly more useful wisdom and advice from people who seriously know what the hell they're talking about.
CM-ing the Progym:Teaching the Fable Stage | Afterthoughts
Today I’m going to talk a bit about how I used some of the curriculum I purchased. I mentioned before that I did not buy the student workbook. In true CM style, I wanted him alone with a blank, lined notebook. But first…I needed to be alone with my blank, lined notebook. I say this because, for the first week, I worked through the exercises while my student watched. I really thought that I could either try to explain it, or I could simply Continue Reading...
Learn to Become a Phenomenal Storyteller with Pixar's 22 Writing Rules
Storytelling is an important skill, whether you're a professional writer or not. Who better to teach us about excellent storytelling than the creative folks at Pixar? Here are 22 rules to phenomenal storytelling, shared by Brave storyboard artist Emma Coats.
Flannery O’Connor Quotes on Writing
“Art never responds to the wish to make it democratic; it is not for everybody; it is only for those who are willing to undergo the effort needed to understand it.”
Freshman Composition and the Sonnet — The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal
One instructor uses a tool largely unfamiliar to college freshmen, the Shakespearean sonnet.