Every Writer Needs a Mood Board

A method that I learned while attending art classes at a community college in Virginia was the use of mood boards to develop ideas. The point of a mood board is to physically demonstrate what’s going on in that beautiful mind of yours!  A mood board promotes the artistic style that you want, encourages artistic consistency, and…

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When You’re a Veteran. . .

You don’t have to wait until you’re 70 years old for your friends to start dying around you. You’re with others but you’re still alone. Sometimes you regret ever donning a uniform, but, sometimes others help you feel proud that you did. You know (really know) what the word “camaraderie” means, and feel lucky because…

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