A “war” on terrorism will fail #syria #refugees #protectthechildren

Since I worked with orphans and children from Afghanistan soon after 9/11, any time there is war or terrorist attacks, my first thoughts go to the children. Children constitute half of the 12 million Syrians who have fled their country,

A “war” on terrorism will fail #syria #refugees #protectthechildren

Since I worked with orphans and children from Afghanistan soon after 9/11, any time there is war or terrorist attacks, my first thoughts go to the children. Children constitute half of the 12 million Syrians who have fled their country,

#MasterofNone trailer looks fantastic. Premieres on Netflix 11/6. Get ready to binge with @azizansari Interview @colorlines

This trailer reflects a show that promises to be unique, smart, and endearing. Excited! Also fantastic is this interview from Color Lines — favorite line “I think there were ten black actors before “Empire.” It’s not like they just found

#MasterofNone trailer looks fantastic. Premieres on Netflix 11/6. Get ready to binge with @azizansari Interview @colorlines

This trailer reflects a show that promises to be unique, smart, and endearing. Excited! Also fantastic is this interview from Color Lines — favorite line “I think there were ten black actors before “Empire.” It’s not like they just found

#Supergirl gets it right

Although I love “Daredevil,” it is one of the few superhero stories that does grit and darkness right, with just enough lightness and a dash of romance to keep it relatable and fun. Fun is in abundant supply with “Supergirl,”

#Supergirl gets it right

Although I love “Daredevil,” it is one of the few superhero stories that does grit and darkness right, with just enough lightness and a dash of romance to keep it relatable and fun. Fun is in abundant supply with “Supergirl,”

Jen Grisanti (HuffPost): Story: Momentum + Mindset = Achievement

You can find the full story here and key elements below.  Story: Momentum + Mindset = Achievement One of the most important ingredients of a successful story is momentum. When you mix momentum with mindset, you root for the achievement of

Jen Grisanti (HuffPost): Story: Momentum + Mindset = Achievement

You can find the full story here and key elements below.  Story: Momentum + Mindset = Achievement One of the most important ingredients of a successful story is momentum. When you mix momentum with mindset, you root for the achievement of

Joni Mitchell on being like a cellophane wrapper on cigarettes to share an authentic self as part of the creative process

I’ve come to the Joni Mitchell party late. As I cross the finish line on projects inspiration is in dire demand and in short supply. But, when you write as a profession, inspiration is a luxury not a tool or

Joni Mitchell on being like a cellophane wrapper on cigarettes to share an authentic self as part of the creative process

I’ve come to the Joni Mitchell party late. As I cross the finish line on projects inspiration is in dire demand and in short supply. But, when you write as a profession, inspiration is a luxury not a tool or

Why You Should Be Watching Mr. Robot

Why try and rewrite what’s already been said well — from Gizmodo If You Like Intense Techno-Thrillers, You Need to Be Watching Mr. Robot Imagine a show that combines the anti-corporate craziness of Fight Club with the subversive hacker heroism

Why You Should Be Watching Mr. Robot

Why try and rewrite what’s already been said well — from Gizmodo If You Like Intense Techno-Thrillers, You Need to Be Watching Mr. Robot Imagine a show that combines the anti-corporate craziness of Fight Club with the subversive hacker heroism

Reblog: What new animated comedy movie “Home” has to teach George Lucas — and about character development

“Home” works on two levels: it’s a great film unto itself with a strong cast and script and it’s also one of the few with a non-princess, little, black girl as its lead. Hopefully, this marks a trend in animation and children’s media of underrepresented populations featured as leads.

Reblog: What new animated comedy movie “Home” has to teach George Lucas — and about character development

“Home” works on two levels: it’s a great film unto itself with a strong cast and script and it’s also one of the few with a non-princess, little, black girl as its lead. Hopefully, this marks a trend in animation and children’s media of underrepresented populations featured as leads.