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by sidekick
October 6th, 2010, 9:42 pm
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: Professionalism (It's not what you think it is)
Replies: 6
Views: 1153

Re: Professionalism (It's not what you think it is)

I love this. You are my new hero, dearest.
by sidekick
October 5th, 2010, 3:09 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Drawing Parallels
Replies: 0
Views: 436

Drawing Parallels

Hi. My name is Laura. I’m a painter, an art teacher, and sometimes a writer. For a long time I considered writing a hobby, something I only did for myself, and I never shared my work with anyone. Mostly this was because I was afraid of what kind of critique my work would receive. It wasn’t something...
by sidekick
September 30th, 2010, 2:51 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: What's your favorite song that tells a story?
Replies: 58
Views: 12539

Re: What's your favorite song that tells a story?

HillaryJ wrote:"Keep it Together", by Guster. It's got a lovely melody and a bizarre topic for a pop song (building a colony from scratch and then holding it).
Guster is the definition of awesome.

Though I think my favorite story-song would be Rocky Raccoon.

by sidekick
April 9th, 2010, 6:56 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Why do you reread books?
Replies: 28
Views: 5953

Re: Why do you reread books?

I reread books all the time. It's rather weird, actually. I've got books I've read hundreds of times easily (A Swiftly Tilting Planet), and some only twice or three times (Name of the Wind). Thing is, obviously I already know what's going to happen. But the characters don't. They seem surprised ever...
by sidekick
April 3rd, 2010, 1:43 am
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: Contest ideas?
Replies: 33
Views: 9503

Re: Contest ideas?

Best last sentence, perhaps?