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May 21, 2015

The Writer with a Thousand Faces

 THE HERO WITH A THOUSAND FACES by Joseph Campbell,  struck a chord with me. In his study of world hero myths Campbell discovered that they are all basically the same story – retold endlessly in infinite variations.  He found that all story telling, consciously or not, follows the ancient patterns of […]
April 25, 2015

Never trust a writer who smiles

One of the sessions I attended at the London Book Fair featured Mexican author Valeria Luiselli. She spoke about here new book Story of My Teeth. In this the protagonist Gustavo ‘Highway’ Sanchez is a man with a mission: he is planning to replace every last one of his unsightly teeth. […]
April 19, 2015

Why I became an AUTHOR ENTREPRENEUR (aka Authorpreneur)

Five exabytes of content were created between the birth of the world and 2003. In 2014, the same 5 exabytes+ of content was created, each day. Every minute of every day •      Facebook users share nearly 2.5 million pieces of content. Just two years ago that was 684,478 pieces of […]
April 18, 2015

Batman vs Superman

I don’t do this often, but this one deserved its own short post #BatmanvSuperman #NotBlurry #NotPiratedhttps://t.co/6twr1oFBvr— ZackSnyder (@ZackSnyder) April 17, 2015 Great piece of marketing – they are teasing us in mid 2015 for a 2016 release. It looks awesome. Everything rocks. Except that last combined logo. Nope, doesn’t work […]
April 3, 2015

How far will you go to share?

Today, a piece I wrote was published in The Guardian. For those living in the UK — you’ll know it’s a big deal. To be writing for a mainstream, respected daily is huge (for me.)I woke up to my twitter timeline pinging with shares where people had tagged me. Ruby was […]