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“It is our imagination that is responsible for love, not the other person.” ― Marcel Proust

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True Fans – Even the NY Times knows about them!

In my recent Wordcamp Hamilton presentation, I talked about how to build your own fanbase to support your writing. In that presentation, I talked about Kevin Kelly’s suggestion that all you need is 1,000 True Fans to support your creative career.

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10 years(ish) of blogging!

I reached a pretty cool milestone in December 2015 – 10 years of blogging! My first official blog post is dated December 29 2005 (Welcome!). My blog, then called Wirepaper, was meant to be my geek home online, but has

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Coming soon: Dawkins & Holy Wars

In my last post, I shared my Big Hairy Audacious Goal: I want to be a writer. That’s all well and good, but every writer needs a topic to write about. Luckily for me, I have a whole bunch of

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My Big Hairy Audacious Goal

Spaceman!

Did you ever have dreams when you were a kid? Did you want to be an astronaut, a police officer or a firefighter? Maybe a zookeeper or an archaeologist (thanks Indiana Jones!)? I went through phases where I wanted to be

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