Also, “Christopher Walken” as R2-D2 is possibly the greatest thing I’ve ever heard in my life.
Archive | May, 2012
Oh, but Magical Uncle, not all of us are so privileged to be able to work only on what moves us. Still, a wonderful speech about the creative life, especially the part of turning difficulty into “good art”.
I have a lot of movies I adore that I happily recommend to people, but three of my favourite movies of all time always have been putting on the brakes before getting the word out.
Just an excuse to post this, really.
According to this this test, I average about 1200 words per minute when it comes to reading. This means I can read War and Peace in about 8 hours, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in about 1 hour, and various and sundry other things quickly.
Good to know I was born to be an editor.
I’ve now joined the ladies of Pub(lishing) Crawl as a contributor, so expect to see posts about the industry from me once a month there. Today I blogged about the acquisitions process (complete with all the GIFs I stole from Tumblr), so head on over there to check it out!