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Page 57 just isn’t enough

What if I asked you for your opinion and edits on my just-written 400 page novel…and then handed you page 57…and said ‘go’… Of course, you could read that one page. And you could offer that the chapter name is a bit odd. You might suggest that the ‘Bill’ character…
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Why listening is the new life raft

During my sophomore year, I played the lead in our high school rendition of Chicago. For those of you who don’t know the show, Billy Flynn’s an arrogant defense lawyer who specializes in getting convicted women out of jail. His character has several scenes with copious amounts of dialogue—like the one…
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A dollar goes a long way…eh?

A friend of mine that runs a creative company in NYC has a Fear Jar on his desk. It’s purpose and M.O. go like this: whenever anyone in the office says something driven by fear, they have to put $1 in the Jar. At the end of the first year, there…
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Keep it in the jar
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So no one gets lost
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Why wings are good to have
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Finally. Something we can control.
Onsite Action
When you know…you know
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Beyond the stretch interlude
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Well, that was awkward
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Some things just aren’t contagious
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There’s nothing like being covered
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Riffing to find new ways
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The tip of technology
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The muscles know…because they do
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For THAT? Give ’em THIS.
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The ‘Other Team’ dynamic
Scenic/Environments
The cool is in the pudding
Scenic/Environments
Every thing has a reason
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Warming ’em up for the bid day
Onsite Action
Stand somewhere else
Scenic/Environments
Can wood speak?
Tactics
Find a window…and another window
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Set. Point.
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It always comes back
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Shootingtrouble
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Losing the paper
Scenic/Environments
The OTHER elephant in the room
Strategy
Sketching
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Showers are for cleaning…not rehearsing