What's cooking at the Blue Fox Cafe
All about the ins and outs of writing

Archive for the ‘communication’ Category

Jazz

September 19, 2017

Jazz often goes hand in hand with spontaneity and improvisation.

Advertisements

Recipe

September 14, 2017

Too many big names in one place is not a good thing.

Samurai

September 7, 2017

The little barber shop on Cleveland St. was always busy.

Waiting

September 6, 2017

Perhaps, a sunrise is more spectacular than a sunset, but who can get up at those ungodly hours to witness such an event.

Structure

August 30, 2017

Many structures have to maintained and cleaned from time to time.

Corner

August 23, 2017

Don’t mess with this guy, if you know what’s good for you.

Mail

August 21, 2017

Despite the snow and bitter cold, Frosty stands guard at his mailbox.

Neighbor

August 3, 2017

It is important to get along with your neighbors, no matter how close or how far apart you live.

Texture

August 2, 2017

Sometimes, Mother Nature can be quite the sculptor.

Ice Cream

July 20, 2017

Try this new flavor. It is Mmmm…..delious.

Collage

July 12, 2017

Collage came of age in the early twentieth century with various 20th century art movements such as Dada, Cubism and Surrealism

Sprouts

June 29, 2017

Often times sprouts can lead to growth. …. It’s just that it may not be the kind of growth you were anticipating.

Focus

June 14, 2017

Sometimes, the camera captures optical illusions that even surprise the photographer.

Skate

June 13, 2017

A skate is an invertebrate lifeform of the sea, different in many ways from the more dangerous ray.

Evanescent

May 24, 2017

Evanescent is a seldom used word that can be easily be exemplified by the fleeting light that occurs at sunrise and sunset.

Read the Book, Watch the Movie

May 24, 2017

Screenwriters can learn a lot by viewing films created from novels that they have read.

Mother

May 18, 2017

The planet we live on can often be viewed in a maternal light

Heritage

May 17, 2017

Sometimes big apples can be a real pain.

Dense

March 29, 2017

It is possible to come across tracts of dense forest in the most unexpected of places.

Atop

March 15, 2017

Climbing to the top requires determination, dedication, perseverance and foresight.

Wish

March 8, 2017

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for. You never know who might show up.

Reviving Old Stories

March 2, 2017

Reworking and rewriting old stories can take you to new places.

A Good Match

February 22, 2017

Outdoor art need not come in large forms.

Mischief

February 1, 2017

Mischievous pranks are often perpetuated by seldom-seen tricksters or “little people”.

Anticipation

December 16, 2016

Trouble can come at any time.

Soup

December 8, 2016

Spring is a long way, but when it finally arrives, plants start sprouting and growing adding to our palate, as they grow.

Why I’m Not Participating In NaNoWriMo This Year

November 6, 2016

Drinking eggnog is more fun than writing novels.

How To Make A Million Dollars Writing Mystery Thrillers (Money back guarantee)

September 12, 2012

Intro Everyday I see quite a lot of advice on how to write better or reach wider markets. While the bulk of the advice seems fine and dandy, very little of it is aimed at anyone who wishes to follow in the financially successful footsteps of a Stephen King, Sandra Brown or James Paterson. To […]

Three Down, Two To Go – Some Thoughts After Reading Digital Fortress

September 11, 2012

The Digital Fortress I just completed Digital Fortress by Dan Brown. It’s the third book I’ve read by the super-successful writer (also include Angels and Demons along with The DaVinci Code), and in my opinion the most interesting and coherent of  the three books. Unfortunately, I have not had the pleasure of an evening with Deception Point […]

If You Write, Some of Your Ideas Are Going To Be Stolen

September 6, 2012

About The Visual Artist I first became aware of Hartwig. Kopp-delaney, when I had a list of 30 travel quotes accepted and published at Brave New Traveler, a popular and offbeat online Zen travel journal, where I have been an infrequent contributor. Along with my humorous words, the editors added a funny photo of a […]