While this is primarily for former co-workers…has the publishing industry updated its myths about the mental health of writers and other creative people?
The untold history of black bourbon – BBC Travel
Reminds me of how women were the beer brewers for thousands of years, until greedy men figured out how to make money from it – and took brewing away from women.
Something to think about, whether you’re looking to hire, or looking for a better job.
Content creator’s on the list, too.
How to tell a great story to motivate others
And here’s an entry for #DEI, Craig!
Also, if you made a phonecall today, it went through something my sister developed and patented.
Well, as long as employers continue to treat workers with the “same-old, same-old” abuse and mistreatment – why keep working there?
Chromophobia: The greatest conspiracy in ancient art
There’s also, I think, the heavy bias in art photography: That only black and white photos are “fine art”.
My favorite visual art in high school has pencil drawing. Sharp lines, smooth, detailed shading, no color.
I also did watercolor. It was color, but with shading and blending.
I tried oilpainting. I think a key skill there is mixing colors – and I was terrible at it.
What sculpture I did was made from items that already had their own colors.
So what about you and color in art?
Something to apply to historical fiction, and medievalish fantasy.
To fit this blog better, they need an article on pairing whiskey and chocolate!
And – yes! – I’m tagging this under mental health because wine, whiskey, and chocolate are needed for mental health!
Something to think about – at work if you’re still in the office world, in your creative work if you’re an author or artist.
If you’re a writer, how does this apply to your characters when they find themselves in situations where they think they know what to do?