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Archive for August, 2013

Guest Blog by Roberta Trahan: Inspiration (or How Story is Born)

Posted: Saturday, August 31st, 2013 @ 2:00 pm in Jeff's Blog | Comments Off

By Roberta Trahan (author of The Well of Tears & The Keys to the Realms) “You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we’re doing it.”  –Neil Gaiman One of the most common questions […]

Creating Emotions

Posted: Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 @ 7:01 pm in Articles, Jeff's Blog | 4 Comments »

I was recently on vacation with my family and watched my eight year-old daughter come to terms with absolute terror. My oldest wanted to go on a ride at the Santa Cruz boardwalk that propels you vertically like a rocket and then zips you up and down, kind of like Tower of Terror at Disneyland […]