World building: Languages

Have you ever wanted the people in your story to speak a completely new language? I found this fantastic video – a must watch for anyone interested in inventing a …

Four Japans

I’m running a little short on time today, so please accept these four Japans: 1.        アース製薬| 巨大ごきぶりホイホイ開発実験 “Mega-cockroach trap” 2.       Nice peace 3.       Dancing man wearing a horse mask cooks …

The Hays Code

[Spoilers for: Uncharted 3, Disney movies (The Great Mouse Detective, Oliver and Company, Atlantis, Tangled, Treasure Planet, Mulan, Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, …

Does Grammar Matter?

Another quick one this week – I wanted to leave you with this awesome TED-Ed video about grammar, which asks if it actually matters, and goes a little further in …