Fun Fridays

Fun Fridays – October 9, 2015

Phoenix is home to the MIM (Musical Instrument Museum) where there are over 6,000 instruments on display. If you are ever in town plan to visit!

Today’s video is a fellow who is called Mystery Guitar Man who plays 90 of the instruments from the museum … at the same time (via some top level video editing, of course).

How many of them can you name? Beside “guitar” and “drum.”

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Fun Fridays – Sept 25, 2015

One of my favorite Bach compositions (Cello Suite No. 1  in G major) completely re-envisioned with a different instrument and setting and personal creativity. A great artist can take the familiar and give it a slight twist or two and make it their own. May this inspire you to do …

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Fun Fridays – Sept. 11, 2015

Isn’t this is EXACTLY how you feel when a great book is over? At least he is consistent! (see the frame at the 1:19 mark) What was the last book you read that made you wish it had not ended?

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Fun Fridays – August 21, 2015

Dilbert decides to write a novel. It’s not going quite as planned. Can you relate? (I’ve been reminded that posting the actual cartoon on the blog is a violation of copyright laws. Therefore you will have to exercise your fingers by clicking each link below to enjoy today’s Fun Friday.) …

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Fun Fridays – August 14, 2015

Since Karen wrote a blog on dialect I thought this video was appropriate this week. Take a deep breath and for seven minutes be mesmerized by the language differences around the world. If you are writing a novel set in one of these places…be very careful with your regional research! Wow.

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Fun Fridays – August 7, 2015

This isn’t something you see every day. A musical combo of Recorder and Beatbox. Think of the hours of practice that went into his expertise! Do you spend as much time perfecting your writing craft?

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It’s a Snoopy Kind of Day

This is not a deep-thought day. Well, not the way you might think. It’s not a day to explore thought provoking issues, craft issues, or career insights. Today, I find that my mind is a bit too reflective of what’s happening outside, where our beautiful valley is cloaked in smoke …

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