I am consistently reminded that life is a series of joys and challenges. No sooner do I overcome one problem, that another problem is staring me in the face. It seems I can never catch a break—I am always fighting … Continue reading The Faithfulness of the Lord
Can you find 10 hours a week to work on your passion projects? If you work a 40+ hour a week job, can you locate 1 hour each work day, and 5 hours on the weekend to practice your craft? Here’s the challenge (and it includes a free printable!) Continue reading How To Find Time For Creativity
Most of us have probably heard the term “Christmas in July.” For whatever reason, stores determine this middle-mark period of the year to be the time to put their merchandise on sale for the upcoming holidays. I don’t know about … Continue reading Christmas Glory
As most would know, Jane Austen is my favorite author of all time. I absolutely love her novels, her attention to details, her honesty regarding the lives of her characters, and her relatable moments about life that encompass every part … Continue reading Inspiring Words
This post originally appeared on https://mshwriting.wordpress.co. Okay. So this is about the fifth or sixth version that I have sat down to write about this subject. By … Continue reading Story Rant Part 2: What does all this mean?
Today’s guest post comes from Alicia Joy LeBlanc, one of the creators of The Power Trials Project, an interactive transmedia web series. Super heroes, special … Continue reading Web Series – Woes and Woots
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This post originally appeared on https://mshwriting.wordpress.com If you have ever had the chance to go to film school, read a book on filmmaking, watched a documentary … Continue reading Story Rant part 1: Story All Around Us
During the month of July AR Media has been sharing different articles about the numbers behind using videos in online marketing campaigns. These articles have pointed out the dramatic increase in email click through rates when there is a video attached. They have … Continue reading Does Video Really Work?
Welcome to the Daily Megaphone! Allow us to introduce ourselves. We are filmmakers, writers, and artists who are passionate about the indie film scene. We want to help boost your artistic and business savvy. The Daily Megaphone is both a … Continue reading Introducing….
An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving by Louisa May Alcott November, 1881 SIXTY YEARS AGO, up among the New Hampshire hills, lived Farmer Bassett, with a houseful of sturdy sons and daughters growing up about him. They were poor in money, but … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 Do you ever take a moment to pause and pray? Do you ever stop to thank the Lord for His continual blessings? I know there are moments in my life … Continue reading Peace
Contentment is such a hard word to swallow. How can a person be content in a world that is constantly changing? Life is hard. There are constant battles and struggles to deal with, which makes contentment an ever changing word. … Continue reading Contentment
Feeling overwhelmed with tasks can often leave us discouraged, dampen our drive and momentum, and prevent us from working towards our goals. It becomes all too easy to avoid doing the work and seek comfort in the seductive haven of YouTube and social media. In these moments of weakness, it is good practice to stop, assess our frame of mind, and combat the thoughts that keep us at risk of becoming jaded.
The following are practical action steps that have helped me to overcome such challenges! Continue reading Battles of the Mind: Dealing With Procrastination
February is known as the month of love, because Valentine’s Day resides right in the middle of this short month. It is the only month that has twenty-eight days, and the only month to ever have a leap year. February … Continue reading Literary Love
Happy New Year everyone! I pray you have had a great start to 2017. With the beginning of a new chapter, many questions get asked. People consider new resolutions as they reflect back on events and moments from years past. … Continue reading New Year, New Beginnings
Christmas is literally just around the corner. Are you prepared yet? Have you checked off each and everything on your list? For myself, I tend to be preparing, wrapping, and cooking down to the very last minute. Continue reading Happy Christmas!
Is next week really Thanksgiving? How can November be almost over? Where did the month go? Each and every day time seems to move quicker and quicker, and I find myself wanting to press the pause button. I want more … Continue reading Thanksgiving Blessings
One of my favorite film makers is Alfred Hitchcock. My love for his films probably comes from the fact that I love suspenseful stories, and he was great at telling tales that would make you feel fearful with anticipation as … Continue reading Suspenseful Thrillers
Creative blocks happen to all of us. You don’t know where to take your story or project next, or you’re just plain burned out from working. Here are 7 ideas you can try out, to work your way through creative roadblocks, get refreshed, and approach your work in a new way. Continue reading 7 Ways to Beat Creative Roadblocks