Tag Archives: Melody Godfred

Want, Need, Get, Forget | Escaping the Consumer Manifesto

Fellow consumerists, it’s time for reform. A few weeks ago, I was watching a TV show (House of Lies, to be exact) when a song played during the closing credits that I fell in love with. It’s a feeling I … Continue reading

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Jonathan Adler Manifesto | What’s Your Personal Manifesto?

For a long time, the word manifesto got a bad wrap. Only communists and serial killers seemed to use them. Thankfully, these days many of our favorite businesses have them, including  lululemon and of course, Jonathan Adler. Jonathan Adler believes … Continue reading

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Walt Whitman: The Authenticity Of Contradiction

Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself. (I am large, I contain multitudes.) ~Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, 1892 Whether we like it or not (and for most of us, the answer is not) we are all walking … Continue reading

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Do Some Mental Handsprings And Work Out Your Imagination

In my childhood home, there was a long hallway with a huge mirror at the end of it. Every time I would enter the hallway as a kid, I would imagine myself doing a gymnastics routine down the hall, a … Continue reading

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Screenwriter With A Day Job – An Interview With Bryan Dick

I’ve known Bryan for a year and one thing that’s always impressed me is despite having a full-time job working for Imagine, a major, major, major film and television production company, is this guy writes more than most unemployed screenwriters. … Continue reading

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No Publishing Deal, No Problem

For the last fifteen months I’ve been producing a comedic, horror, fantasy movie called John Dies at the End based on the terrifically bizarre and unique novel of the same name. Check out the reviews on Amazon and you’ll see … Continue reading

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Ready, Get Set… GO! National Novel Writing Month Begins!

And for me, that day is today. Today is the official start of NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month. Even though I’ve never written a book before, I’ve decided to participate. In fact, I’m going to come up with my novel … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Manifesting Your Blessings By Elizabeth Gilbert

“Happiness is the consequence of personal effort. You fight for it, strive for it, insist upon it, and sometimes even travel around the world looking for it. You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestations of your own blessings. And … Continue reading

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Hey Writer! It’s Time To Write

Want to write a novel or a screenplay? All you have to do is write. It may sound simple, but most people never make it this far. The first step is to devote as much time as you can to … Continue reading

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