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Book Review: The Art Of Incredibles 2

The Art Of Incredibles 2, foreword by John Lasseter, introduction by Brad Bird, edited by Karen Paik I have actually seen Incredibles 2, but I saw it almost by accident, in viewing it on the screens of someone else while … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Art Of Inside Out

The Art Of Inside Out, by Pete Docter This book is one of three that I picked up from the library on a lark figuring that they would have beautiful art and would be quick to read, and I was … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sailing To Sarantium

Sailing To Sarantium (The Sarantine Mosaic #1), by Guy Gavriel Kay I could not help but be a bit bored of this book.  While I do not think this is a bad book, I do not think that this book’s … Continue reading

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Dance Monkey

Over the past few weeks I have become increasingly familiar with the song “Dance Monkey,” by the oddly titled singer-songwriter Tunes and I.  This song first became a smash hit in Australia, where it has been #1 for a period … Continue reading

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Book Review: Every Knee Shall Bow

Every Knee Shall Bow – A Christmas Collection, by Gaye Frances Willard [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Adams PR Group.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There are many different angles in which someone can … Continue reading

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Book Review: Llewellyn’s Complete Book Of The Rider-Waite-Smith Tarot

Llewellyn’s Complete Book Of The Rider-Waite-Smith Tarot, by Sasha Graham This is an odd book for several reasons.  In reading it, I could not help but think that despite the author’s intentions that this book would tend to make people … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Art Of Noticing

The Art Of Noticing:  131 Ways To Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, And Discover The Joy In The Everyday, by Rob Walker Admittedly, as a creative person I am someone who is more than usually interested in the quotidian details of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Artist’s Way

The Artist’s Way:  A Spiritual Path To Higher Creativity, by Julia Cameron In some ways, this book was not something I expected.  The author assumes that the reader is somehow a creative person whose creative juices are blocked and the … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Runaway Species

The Runaway Species:  How Human Creativity Remakes The World, by Anthony Brandt and David Eaglemann This is one of the many books that seeks to combine a concern for the aesthetics of creativity with a purportedly scientific approach in evolution … Continue reading

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Book Review: Creating Things That Matter

Creating Things That Matter:  The Art And Science Of Innovations That Last, by David Edwards There are some books that try too hard and those which do not try hard enough, and this book is clearly in the first camp.  … Continue reading

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