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25 Things You Should Know About Character (AKA, "Anatomy Of A Character")
WRITE EVERY DAY Writing is a muscle. Smaller than a hamstring and slightly bigger than a bicep, and it needs to be exercised to get stronger. Th...
A top 10 list of necessary items for survival or bushcraft in Red Dirt Country including knives, saws, backpacks, bottles, and more.
Choosing your survival gear is hard, especially in an urban environment, but if you have these three things in place at all times you will be more prepared than most people in your city.
The universal edibility test can help you tell if a plant is edible. Learn the steps of the universal edibility test and how not to poison yourself.
Survival Gear, poor man's guide, economic collapse, firearms, guns, bug out bag, solar power, survival stove, knives, MURS, security, night vision, ALICE Pack, hyperinflation, sniper rifle, combat rifle
The Crovel is an awesome looking survival tool and I really want one even though I have no need for a short spade to dig with. This thing may well be the tool best suited for a life on the run from zombie hoards ever invented.
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Cooking rice in bamboo over hot coals.
Would you be willing to stake your life on your survival kit? I would. There are so many debates when it comes to the perfect survival kit. In my opinion,
AZ Bushcraft - Learn 26 outdoor skills by video. Learning to live comfortably in a wilderness environment using the minimum of modern equipment.
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Just as every tree is different but still recognizably a tree, every story is different but contains elements that make it a story. By defining those before you begin you clarify the scope of your work, identify your themes, and create the story you ...
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The highly touted feature on the new iPhone of course is Siri. And while it's just a matter of time before it becomes self aware and only responds by saying "Have you seen this boy?", it's a pretty great feature! It also allows you to mess with it, t...
He thinks he is talking about a book, but he is really talking about a shadow. But he uses the word book. What does that refer to?
Funny photos, videos, awesome art and design. Plus other cool and weird internet humor. Always SFW.
[Political] prose consists less and less of chosen for the sake of their meaning, and more and more of tacked together like the sections of a prefabricated hen-house.
The Phrase Thesaurus, a writer's resource for generating ideas
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Call a special number and your voice will broadcast on the streets of New York. It's art.
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Internet Resources - links to writers' resources on the internet - Word Stuff
Here's a bunch of words that, by themselves, have a handful of meanings. Because of this flexibility, they can be instrumental in titles for your songs/poems/stories/etc.
The snowflake method of writing a novel is a scientific approach to writing a book and was invented by Randy Ingermanson, an award-winning author of fiction. This method shows how to write a novel that resembles how a mathematical snowflake is create...
Nature is awesome. I don't care what anyone says: nature porn is the best porn out there.
Not to sound full of myself, but I'm pretty sure this is the be all, end all of popsicle roundups. There's a little something for everyone: the foodies, the purists, the ones who prefer frozen yogurt, the ones who prefer a little alcohol, everyone. T...
Dustinland is a hilarious comic written and drawn by Dustin Glick.
Most major religions, going back thousands of years, tell stories about the End of the World. And post-apocalyptic fiction is perennially popular. So why, in the last twenty years, has the apocalypse ceased to matter? I recently finished a thesis pr...
Jake von Slatt visits Bruce Rosenbaum's steampunked home in Sharon, Massachusetts
L5 is a dramatic hard science fiction miniseries for the web.
The Starship Schematic Site is dedicated to the sole purpose of archiving every single starship design ever conceived in the Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, Babylon 5, and Space Battleship Yamato Universes, both official and unofficial, interesting ...
This is great! I'm planning on devoting the month of November to Neil Gaimon on my blog. I haven't read any of his work yet, but I'l be rectifying that. He seems to be such a stand up guy. I'll be sure to link to this during November!
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Did you know that the famous Vulcan salute was invented by Leonard Nimoy and based on a priestly blessing performed by Jewish Kohanim? Hit the jump for a
The Han Solo figure shows the influences of the WWII bomber pilots on the Han Solo character. The figure bares the likeness of actor Harrison Ford with the classic WWII pilot hat. The bomber jacket comes complete with fur collar and detailed bomb...
The World In The Year 3000 - Undoubtedly the most extraordinary art we've featured here on Coolvibe, Radoslav Zilinsky's 2007 artwork "The World" caught our attention a while ago, and
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Squarespace. A new way of thinking about website publishing.
As the following infographic illustrates, Star Wars and Harry Potter have more in common that you might think. Check it out after the break. (GIH via blastr)
They may look like something out of a Lovecraft novel, but these concrete sculptures in (what used to be) Yugoslavia have greater significance than just
Sets let you organize your photos on Flickr. Explore the 25 photos in this set.
Maybe you should use bogus information, just in case.
Rob Legato - The Borg ship should be a ball with a trench of detail around the middle.
Humorous lampooning of popular sci-fi and fantasy via ultra-condensation.
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More machine than man, Vader is the Empire's most decorated General and a very powerful practitioner of the Force's dark arts. He is obsessed with communicating with the spirits of the dead, spending every sleepless night trying in vain to contact hi...
#4. Elastic Conductors Odds are pretty good that some of you are reading this on an LCD screen while the rest of us are trying to make it out on t...
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Oh Dwight, you are the best thing to happen to the US version of The Office. The dryly wry second-in-command at the Scranton office of Dunder Mifflin is famous for his obscure knowledge and comically literal interpretation of… well… ...