18 Microwave Snacks You Can Cook In A Mug
Perfect for a dorm room. Or for not a dorm room.
Perfect for a dorm room. Or for not a dorm room.
Fingerjig is a flash typing game. Prove your touch typing prowess!
Update (24/07/2006): Replaced the links with archive.org. Roy Peter Clark from Poynter Institute has posted up 50 tools that can help you when you do any kinds of writing. This is a extensive list of writing tools, but by no mean you need to apply al...
How to make any type of food. Type in what you want to cook, select the ingredients you want to use, and get the recipes closest to what you want to cook
For me, the middle is the hardest part of writing. It's easy to get the stallions moving in the beginning — a stun gun up their asses gets them stampeding right quick. I don't have much of a problem with endings, either; you get to a certain point an...
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Watch for these 10 words and phrases as you edit your work. Get rid of them, and your copy will shine.
Teaching more than 6,000 students a year, Gotham Writers' Workshop is New York City's largest private creative writing school for adults and teens. 10-Week classes are offered at multiple locations in New York City and Online at WritingClasses.com. G...
How to create a character. Learn how to create ten interesting and great characters for your stories by doing this easy to follow creative writing exercise.
It is no secret that I have an obsession with Chinese cuisine. The place that started it all was a local Chinese buffet here in Michigan. After frequent
Sometimes it seems like the hardest part of drawing is facing that blank page. Here are some tips and tricks to help you think of what to draw.
I'm sorry for doing this to you. I really am. But see, last Friday while I was on a 10-hour road trip heading for vacation, I received this recipe from a reader named Liz. Liz, I love you. That's all I have to say. I was tortured by this recipe for a...
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Overcome writer's block with writing prompts writing tips & writing games to inspire your creativity
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Hi guys! With Labor Day weekend coming up, I know a lot of us are going to be out there taking pictures! :) Since we have a long weekend to practice, I wanted to share with you this basic intro
15 Natural Beauty Recipes Using Everyday Foods
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An alternate title for this post might be, "Things I Think About Writing," which is to say, these are random snidbits (snippets + tidbits) of beliefs I hold about what it takes to be a writer. I hesitate to say that any of this is exactly Zen (oh how...
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writing experiments and avant garde writing techniques to inspire and cure writer's block
FARP: Figure drawing: Basic Pose and Construction, Figure drawing: Basic Pose and Construction By 1. Introduction ...
The one thing that virtually every single book, play, movie, novel, and game has in common is that they all have at least one character. Most have 2 or more, and someâ��a cast of thousands! Sometimes the "character" is you. Regardless of who ...
A steady supply of Emergency compliments to be used at times of great insecurity.
Antagonists are just people. Er, unless they're insane sex-bots, sentient washing machines, serial killer dinosaurs, or hyper-intelligent window treatments. , we need to treat them like people. People with wants, needs, fears, motivations. People wit...
Here's one on my favorite Stir-fry recipes, inspired by Black Pepper Chicken served at Panda Express Restaurants. The savory sauce took a bit of tink...
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 ...
The most complete collection of Photoshop tutorials for creating awesome lighting and abstract effects. Learn techniques that you can use in your own work.
Use these character writing tips as a checklist to see if your characters possess all the depth and complexity of real people.
How can you grab your readers' attention from the very first line of your story?
Photography seems easy at first glance. You simply make your frame and press the shutter button. The reality is, everyone can take a photo but not all can master it. There's more to photography than
I love this, thanks for the list! I love the 2nd day hair ideas. Since I shower every other day, the 2nd day can be a bit iffy but I'll have to try some of these out! :)
Do you feel a bit of resistance about traditional diet plans? If so, you may be looking for a more relaxed approach to healthy weight loss. But without a diet,
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During the last years I've been compiling resources for Photoshoppers. Since I'm the Editor of Photoshop Roadmap, I have to check for new tutorials every day and so I have a good knowledge about Photoshop resources being produced continuously.
10 Habits That Make You Fat. If losing weight were easy, no one would be overweight. Unfortunately, the facts are indisputable: A chili-cheese omelet is more delicious than an egg-white omelet, French fries taste better than side salads and chicken i...
Follow hairstylist and blogger Reagan as she puts refreshing spins on classic styles.
Fiction Writers Character Chart to help authors to get a better grip on building characters for their novels.
Image Noise Reduction - This image editing tutorial will show you how to use the noise reduction filter in Photoshop CS5.
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Want the best breakfast recipes? Here is a list of easy breakfast ideas. How to make the best brunch recipes including healthy breakfast alternatives.
Want to learn how everything works in Photoshop? We'll help you make your photos better, draw vector graphics, and design a web site. Learn the Basics of Photoshop in Under 25 Minutes - To get started with Photoshop, you need to know what everything...
In this post I simplify the head into its basic forms and show how to construct the forms from any angle
Writing exercises are a great way to both increase your skill as a writer and to generate new ideas for future work. They can also give you a new perspective on your current project. One of the great benefits of
Love handmade jewelry and need some cool DIY ideas for projects? Check out the best jewelry fashion tutorials we could find as well as 100's of other crafts
Last week, someone asked me to make a legs tutorial. I promised with her and now it is . I also include hand & foot tutorials in it ^^ It's may not ...
Both writers still in college and those on their way to professional success will appreciate this list of useful search applications that are great from making writing a little easier and more efficient.
25 Things Writers Should Stop Doing (Right Fucking Now)
Seen a lot of folks giving advice to so-called "aspiring" writers these days, so, I figured what the hell? Might as well throw my dubious nuggets of wisdom into the stew. See if any of this tastes right to you.
Don't think it's possible to lose up to 5 pounds a week... without pills, fasting, decreasing calories too much, and crazy fad dieting? Well, if you follow these 7 simple weight loss principles that I practiced on a daily basis that got me AMAZING re...
Here are common plots within stories.
Short video clips demonstrate how to draw basic shapes, perspective, portrait, human figure, still life. Lessons describe drawing techniques.
Georges Polti says that all stories boil down to just 36 dramatic situations and takeoffs of those situations. Somebody else out there added #37. If you're stuck for a situation, try this. A situation appears below randomly (in bold print). If yo...
25 Ways To Fuck With Your Characters (Or, "Building Conflict One Cruelty At A Time")
I know how much everyone loves tutorials, I know I love writing them too. Well in this post I have taken my time to roundup some Photoshop Tutorials and some Photoshop Roundups that I think is valid to be featured in this post. I know quite a few peo...
Interactive 3D origami animation diagrams- animated origami diagram for flapping bird. The ancient art of paper folding. Follow the 3D animation and pause/play at your own pace to fold a paper bird with flapping wings. translation in Swedish, German...
Dramatic captures of some magnificent wildlife suspended in brief moments of time.
Every recipe in the world. The most powerful way to search the best recipes on the web. Search by ingredient, diet, allergy, nutrition, taste, calories, fat, price, cuisine, time, course and source.
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Eggs, yogurt and honey are, at first glance, all components of a tasty breakfastâbut they also happen to be hair treatment ingredients, and affordable, all-natural ones at that. And they're not the only ones
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The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte Bronte. The Onlin...
Add beautiful smoke puff scenes on your design projects using some of really good Photoshop smoke brushes diligently compiled in the following blog entry.
Lost and Taken focuses on giving away free high resolution textures to designers and photographers