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Musings of a Lonely Mind The Continuing Adventures of a Geek with a Dream

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Musings of a Lonely Mind · 5d ago

The GraniteCon Giveaway 2017

This weekend I’m hosting an Amazon sweepstakes where one lucky person will walk away with a 32GB Kindle Fire HD 8! If you want to find out more, check out Great GraniteCon Giveaway 2017 Ther...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 1W ago

Is This Worth Writing?

In several writing groups I follow I see writers of all levels pinging the group asking whether a given concept would be worth writing. I think the basic advice is obvious – sit your ass dow...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 5d ago

Overcoming Your Artistic Fears

I met up with an old friend who’s looking to get back into his creative pursuits. During the course of the conversation it was clear to me that he’s nervous about getting back to indulging i...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 4W ago

Being a Good Crew Member

Last weekend I was scouting a location with a couple of other local filmmakers. I’m giving these guys a hand helping to line up the location – most of what I did was show them around and sta...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 1M ago

Avoiding the Slog

It was a post by a fellow filmmaker in a group I watch with a cautionary tale: his film took a long time to shoot. When he finally finished, his editor partially finished the project before ...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 2M ago

Delivering on Story Promises

When you write something creative – anything creative – you have a contract with your audience. In the crucial first pages you’re setting the stage for everything to come. You need to delive...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 2M ago

Checkin: The Trip Animated Movie, July 2017

This marks year two since I started my journey to produce an animated movie based on THE TRIP. Animation isn’t something you enter into lightly. I estimated at the start of the project it wo...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 3M ago

A Time To Build

Back when I was publishing The Trip, I made a big mistake. I sat on starting an audience until after the book launched. In this post I figured I’d share some of my advice about when you shou...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 4M ago

Against the Best

Everyone feels insecure when up against the best. – Kurt Belcher, zombies, props and backgrounds, THE TRIP – THE ANIMATED MOTION PICTURE. We just recorded a session for my first feature, THE...
Musings of a Lonely Mind · 4M ago

The Value of the Crazy-Ass Plans

I saw a post over on Quora that resonated with me. This person was talking about a girl they had a crush on and how they could get over this. I posted my advice to this person over there, bu...