Random Ramblings, Writing

Persistence and Author Amanda Brooke

This Twitter post came up on my Facebook feed this morning and I had to share it...on WordPress. ??? LOL (Yes, we live in a convoluted social media world.) https://twitter.com/AmandaBrookeAB/status/1067114345082101760 In the interest of full disclosure, I haven't read any of Amanda Brooke's books, yet. However, she seems to be a prolific writer. (She's about… Continue reading Persistence and Author Amanda Brooke

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Movie Reviews, Random Ramblings

Documentary Review: The True Cost

I discovered the documentary movie, The True Cost, through a YouTuber: Luke Meagher of HauteLeMode. (Seriously, you never know what "rabbit holes" you'll fall down into while researching information about characters in your story.) Right now, The True Cost is on Netflix. You can also rent this documentary through Amazon or download it through the… Continue reading Documentary Review: The True Cost

Random Ramblings

Looking at “The Moral Root of Liberals and Conservatives” with Jonathan Haidt

  If you want the truth to stand clear before you, never be for or against. The struggle between 'for' and 'against' is the mind's worst disease. —Sent-ts'an, c. 700 C.E. I was watching TED Talks last night and this one gave me something to think about: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives with… Continue reading Looking at “The Moral Root of Liberals and Conservatives” with Jonathan Haidt