Tag Archives: Books

The Craft of Learning An Art

I’ve been working on writing my first television pilot script recently. As I mentioned in a previous post, I’ve been busy doing all sorts of writing, but the pilot is the thing I’ve been focusing on a lot. I also … Continue reading

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The Circle of… A Day In the… Final Four Words

The final four words of Netflix’s revival of the beloved TV show Gilmore Girls, which they subtitled A Year In the Life, are its creator Amy Sherman-Palladino’s culmination of the pop-cultural phenomenon. Some fans are angry at them, almost demanding a … Continue reading

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#IWD2016

Today is International Women’s Day, or #IWD2016. It’s a day to celebrate equality and taking action for all women, of all ages, around the world. Google has made an inspiring Doodle for the day. The behind the scenes information about the … Continue reading

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Think of the Children! Game of Thrones Season Four

Yet another season of Game of Thrones has ended.  One of the most engaging shows on television has, for another year, left me wanting even more.  And, for the first time since the show began, I’m left wondering exactly what … Continue reading

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Reading: Piles of Books and Pages

Theoretically I’m in the last year (and hopefully few months) of my PhD.  For most people apparently this is known as the ‘writing up period’.  For me, apparently, it’s the ‘continue researching piles of books that you should have read … Continue reading

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Academic Writing Pitfalls

This past week was reading week for my university.  Now, as I only teach one day a week that didn’t necessarily mean a whole lot, other than not having to catch a train and have a horrendously long Friday like … Continue reading

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Book Proposals

I’m attempting to write a book proposal for an edited collection based on a conference I organized. I didn’t realize how much work goes into such a thing!  Not only do I need to collect all the outline plans from … Continue reading

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