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THE POWER OF STORY: the third in my two-part series

Take a look at this and tell me what story it’s from.   Okay, I’ll tell you at the end. First, let’s look at original ideas.

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Once upon another time: THE POWER OF STORY 2

We take another look at the power of story: the plot thickens. Los Olivos, California. Two guys walk along a timbered sidewalk past wine tasting rooms and gourmet restaurants. Jack is trying to jolly his pal Miles along as they … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time: THE POWER OF STORY

the power of story: part one You are sitting around a campfire, eating half charred brontosaurus steak. Your husband has been dragging you round by the hair all day and you have a headache.   You’re looking forward to some … Continue reading

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KEN LEE – THE SECOND MOST POPULAR MAN ON THE INTERNET

Let me be straight from the get-go; I am no fan of Mariah Carey. I was horrified when she took to Nilsson’s seventies ballad ‘Without You’ and butchered it, in my opinion, with her vocal calisthenics. But now there’s a … Continue reading

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BRAVEHEART IS HUNG DRAWN AND OSTRACIZED

Last Friday in LA there was a benefit dinner in which Robert Downey Junior received the 25th American Cinematheque Award. But the night was actually all about Mel Gibson. Downey had Gibson (the ‘surprise guest’) present him with the award … Continue reading

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