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  1. Dear Readers, I tend to enjoy reading various articles on writing , the industry, the concepts, et cetera. parallel to craft articles. These topics can be fun or engaging. As some of you know, I have a controlled electronic footprint, meaning, I don't keep old posts. This blog never had fifteen posts and never will cause I don't like ejunk. But, I realize, aside my posts to what I created and create, I need a post to just chit chat if you will. So this post will serve that function, through its comments I will posts various topics concerning writing. Work Cloud EBook List- see below , Onmyoji Contest Entry , Pacific Rim contest Entry , Bettering American Poetry Anthology Entry , White House Carol , Maple Me entry , We Happy Few Wellington Wells entry, Fiyah Magazine- , Killens Review-, Audiobook list , ? Creative Cloud Questions to think about , How We Define Art a response , Lessons from Last Action Hero , Black Soldiers fighting for the British against the USA during USA secession why no memorial , Levar Burton Reads , Ethiopian apocalyptic film , Is Biography the biggest genre today circa 2018 , if they remade Cleopatra jones? , which cliche you dislike most? , Grammar Check , those who write love are making money, have you done a collaboration .. on a train , be your character on social media , who are afro latinos ? , a short history to the internet , What describe best the Native American experience in fiction , Get Out early - what do you think compared to the final film? , Prince and religious friction in film , Let us compose something together using these rules, what other language will you say if you can? , AALBC community book- in progress till made , not any time soon but... , A Glengarry Lead , silhouette in film , Get Out defined , inspiration listings, the return of poetry and some fun , written and sun by Aretha Franklin , Unconventional art , Der Tchrumpfs , Selections from poetry through the native female pen , a question to multiculturalism , Nonqonqo in A Warm December , Peola Edit- Immitation To Life 1934 , concealed carry models , Ann Gorman Edit- Follow Me Quietly 1949 , censoring online , MLKjr2019 , Black Party to governance , Star spangled why, Audio EXcerpts , False Civility , US , Glass submission story , code geass, Juju webseries official poster , acting , lee daniels workshop , black anti immigration , silent sundays , a positive child bride story? , a fictional character to be president of the usa? , Ta-Nehisi Coates , George Lucas , open marriage in fiction, kobo audiobook , Fiyah nanowrimo writing groups , Black Solidarity day 2019 , The Comeback Of Sexual Chocolate , no time to die poster content , Overdrive , lt uhura dollypartonchallenge , ? Calligraphy Mirror Kiss of a dagger , Angelique Noire , ? Engineering Cloud Fixing Plastic , Blacksmithing Basics , multi electromagnetic wave observation , AMP in Email , Makers jobs or cosplay , ? Email Gazette Fragments fifth issue , tenth issue, eleventh issue , twelfth, thirteenth , fifteenth ,sixteenth, seventeenth ,eighteenth , 19/20/21/23 ,24/25/27/29/30/31/32 , 33/34/35/36/37 ,38/39/40/41/42/43 , 44/45/46/47/48/49/50/51/52/53/54 , 55/56/57/58/59/60/61 , 62/63/64/65/66 , 67/68/69/70, 71/72/73/74/75/76 , 77,78,79,80,81,82,83,84,85,86,87,88,89,90 , ? Question Cloud The Internet without the USA, are marvel movies theme parks or cinema, joker of our times , the greatest native american warrior in film , is dr serikawa the special effect , isn't it time for a pro nazi german film, Ligt and Daenerys , liking online , what does joker 2 after the joker film with joaquim phoenix mean , when is a culture allowable , history book Kamala Harris side Corey Booker , who will be your fictional fertilizer , MLK jr. day 1202020 , ? EBook LIST Richard Murray Short Story Collections Kobo Link OverDrive Link JIHI series Kobo Link Overdrive Link Poetry or More Audiobook link Kobo Link Visasiki Audiobook link Kobo Link Gospel of Joseph Kobo Link Overdrive Link Richard Murray Collages Kobo Link SanaTambo Versions Overdrive Link Kobo English Kobo Francais Kobo Portugues Kobo 日本語 Kobo 中文 Der Tchrumpfs Kobo Below is a collage i made to Ty Wilson Art Be Safe
  2. Lt Uhura DollyPartonChallenge Can you do likewise for a black character , any fiction?
  3. https://richardmurrayhumblr.tumblr.com/post/190376017106/transcript Martin Luther King junior Day - His actual birthday is the fifteenth of january but the federal holiday is in a monday for three day weekends, like others. It is celebrated on the third monday in the month of january in every year since its inception in the Statian Empire. I ask you to share , historical fictions/prose/graphical artwork in any style concerning MArtin Luther King jr....I do wonder why Blacks in the U.S.A. can not come together and demand a true day off for this federal notice. And also share, officials days in a country outside the usa for a black person in history? In Amendment Why the holiday is on his the third monday and not his true birthday? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uniform_Monday_Holiday_Act MLK jr's views on Financial Accountability https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RnKP__N7MNI MY 2020 speech January Perihelion The perihelion is the moment in the path the Earth make about the Sun ,elliptical orbit, where the Earth's position is closest to the sun. It will occur : January 5, 2020 2:47 am EST or UTC-5. The June Aphelion is when the earth is farthest away. Please provide any art or text concerning a sun coming closer, and don't try the twilight zone episode. December Solstice art or text craft parade The December Solstice is December 21st 11:19 pm EST or UTC-5 , it is the beginning of winter in the northern hemisphere, summer in the southern hemisphere share photos of art OR text of fiction The photos can be to->sculpture/knitting or sewing/graffiti/tattoo or any craft depicting Black people in summer in the southern hemisphere, any country <south america/caribbean/africa/south asia/australia> OR Black people in winter in the northern hemisphere, any country <north america/europe/northern asia> The text can only be fiction based on the following: Black person or peoples at the first day or summer or winter November 28th Native American Harvest Art Thanksgiving is November 28th , share photos of art OR text of fiction The photos can be to->sculpture/knitting or sewing/graffiti/tattoo concerning Native Americans enjoying food only -can include Black seminoles- no colonists from europe The text can only be fiction based on the following: Native Americans communities around harvest - black seminoles allowed- no colonist from europe November 11 Veterans day is November 11th, share photos of art OR test of fiction, guest comments are allowed The photos can be to->sculpture/knitting or sewing/graffiti/tattoo concerning Black Veterans, any country any time, any army The text can only be fiction based on the following: Black Soldiers who fought against the USA for the british/ Black soldiers during the Haitian Freeing/ Black Seminoles during the time of osceola/jonas caballo/Black soldiers who fought for Menelik II in the first Abyssinian-italo war
  4. MLK jr day 1/20/2020 Many presented videos or text concerning M.L.K. junior today, the twentieth of January. As a point of note, Martin Luther King junior's birthday is on the fifteenth of January, not the third Monday of every January. I am not interested in trying to rewrite the legend of MLK junior. MLK junior like most other historical figures in the USA was made legend after doing legendary things by others, not themselves, by those with agenda. It is more important to change the message in current media than to try to change the influence of past media using current media. My issue is ownership. Martin Luther King junior, asked a simple thing to the black statian, the black community in the USA. Do not use the ways of whites on the path to ownership. It may sound simple but, it is not, historically the ways of whites have never been undone concerning ownership. Comprehend a simple historical fact. People of white European, white is a phenotypical label while European is a geographic, descent are not the majority owners in the united states of america based on positive merit, or decency, or any positive angle. Every inch of land in the u.s.a. today is owned or controlled by the u.s.a. government, itself ranked mostly with whites, or in private white ownership, through various transfers after it was originally taken by killing native americans. Absent land how many firms will exist in the USA? What will the banks or the agricultural firms be in the u.s.a absent slavery? For all the technological modifications by usa based agricultural firms or investments in Silicon Valley in the stock markets, where will any bank or agricultural firm be in the usa without their original fiscal activities involving slaveholders accounts or slave labor for growing produce. Notice I did not refer to an individual person. I am speaking to the white community. The white community in the usa used negative means to become owners and then become financially successful owners. Martin Luther King junior spoke to Black people, grow, be strong, become owners of your own community and beyond; but don't kill another for their land, don't take another person's land, don't enslave another, do not do for yourself, your bloodline, your community by harming others. This is the reality of ownership in the u.s.a. White people help themselves, their community, built on their forebears originally harming others or themselves continuing to harm others. Martin Luther King Junior did not want black people to develop a negative character, a negative legacy, to be unmerited while trying to help their own. He asked a very challenging thing. Martin Luther King junior once said, it is a crude jest to tell a bootless man to lift himself up by his bootstraps. But he also felt the bootless man should not lessen his character by stealing another man's boots. He felt the bootless man should be strong enough to merit his boots through craft, labor, or another's kindness. As a black kid growing up, in a black community, incorrectly labeled but widely labeled, the black mecca, I realized how little the black community in Harlem owned. And in parallel, I knew how much various white communities in New york city owned, more importantly how they owned them. What would the Irish or Italian or white Jewish communities be in new york city absent their mobs, correctly glorified in constant movies. It was the white jewish, italian or irish mobs, the gangsters, the rum runners, the extortionists, the thieves, that had a largest or initial role in the development of ownership in those communities in New York city. I end, with a simple truth, the Black community in Harlem, a cultural district in Manhattan in new york city in new york state, in the united states of america, owns little to nothing in Harlem, yesterday or today. The history of the u.s.a. proves all ownership in the u.s.a. comes from those who were willing to negatively, or through negative actions, earn it. MLK junior asked black people to reject that historical truth, even when we own so little. If the Black statian can keep that hope of MLK jr. alive and one day exist in a u.s.a. where Black people own more than all others, or at least enough to not need another community. It will be a testament to MLK junior’s faith. And make the Black community have a pride, worth more than all the years whites owned far more. https://youtu.be/RnKP__N7MNI Poetry or more audiobook series https://www.kobo.com/us/en/search?query=Poetry or More&fcsearchfield=Series&seriesId=06baba96-5af5-5d24-9b8a-f06360287dc9
  5. IT is the moment in the elliptical orbit of any body around our sun when the sun is closest to it. In this case, the earth was closest to the sun in a moment in jan 5th. Every day after the perihelion the earth is farther away from the sun in the elliptical orbit until the aphelion, what i call the natural midyear. After the earth is farthest away from the sun in the elliptical orbit, the aphelion, the earth will continually move closer to the sun till the perhelion. When I say closer or farther I mean based on distance from a line from the center of the sun to the center of the earth. @Mel Hopkins fair enough, in many ways, mlkjr's views/philosophy/desire has had another grand rebuttal.
  6. Happy belated new year/perihelion and any thoughts to the upcoming MLK jr day? @Mel Hopkins
  7. The essence of day 1 was making a game that was a non zero sum base. I placed in the audiobook my audio thoughts. If you want a complete reference, the ebook has the audio as well as the transcript and the game. The Game link below is where you can see my gaming example. In a non zero-sum game, winning or losing is not the goal. In the game I made, the goal is to keep playing it, thus you do not want it to end, you are in control of both sides, like when one plays chess by themselves but unlike the chess scenario the goal is to never have either side win, it is to keep going. In my head, I had an idea of jason and the argonauts, if you know that film from ray harryhausen. Question, what problem does the game have? I will not tell Oh, penultimately, what is the game imaged on the cover of the audiobook/ebook or this blog? And lastly, I love to quiz, where does Houyhnhnm come from? Audiobook : https://www.kobo.com/us/en/audiobook/gameclass-audio-i EBook : https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/gameclass-i Game: https://houyhnhnm.github.io/Gameclass/game1.html Introduction , Day 1 (Above)
  8. Hello World, This blog space will be for my day to day adventures through the game design masterclass. Audiobooks or text content will be in Kobo, but I will also use github to link content through the web. But I advise getting the free kobo app and that will help in accessing my work in completion.
  9. well done @Mel Hopkins and thanks for the information in the comments
  10. If you are on overdrive or know libraries connected to overdrive, check out my books there to read:) https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=richard+murray+short+story+collection news report https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191224005160/en/KKR-Acquire-Leading-Digital-Reading-Platform-OverDrive?utm_source=KWL+Updates&utm_campaign=833fcb9099-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_12_26_03_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b7d7cf752e-833fcb9099-45670411
  11. No time to die poster contest- Please link your submissions place the word, notimetodie , in your guest comment. a poster example is below details, instructions, rules https://007.talenthouse.com/ referral http://theblerdgurl.com/resources/misc/hey-artists-enter-the-james-bond-no-time-to-die-poster-contest/
  12. After seeing the final episode of watchmen, my relative saw the entire series, i merely caught the end. If you have a chance to take the opposite genders reproductive source to make a child, what fictional character, opposite gender, will you choose?
  13. Gazette Fragments 77/78/79/80/81/82/83/84/85/86/87/88/89/90 Edition 77 Two - Can you tell us a two-sentence horror story? I want to read yours? Mine is linked below https://www.goodreads.com/questions/1655315-can-you-tell-us-a-two-sentence-horror-story Edition 78 Tips for indies- Some of the ideas he suggested i did and do, but i think it is a good listen or read https://kobowritinglife.com/2019/08/28/podcast-ep-159-%e2%81%a0-best-practices-for-indie-writers-with-david-wind/#respond Edition 79 Juju season 1 - it is finished. The following is links to content, the season premier is october 31st 2019 , black written/directed/acted Gallery - https://www.jujuwebseries.com/gallery Video channel- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzKYqlh6d111fX3ygcdotrQ?view_as=subscriber Edition 80 The Plague - A nice film short, sooner or later, we all must be imprisoned https://youtu.be/dXhCSXsk5lU At Last - an afroErotik romance, enjoy and definitely tell me what you think PArt 1 https://pangeasgarden.com/blog/2010/10/22/at-last-part-1-of-2/ part 2 https://pangeasgarden.com/blog/2010/11/03/at-last-part-2-of-2/ Edition 81 Ousmane Sembène Emitai film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdpnw7-1yL4 Ceddo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ipcync79CI Questions HAs a child bride ever been the happy loving maiden in modern fiction? https://aalbc.com/tc/blogs/entry/194-richard-murray-creative-table/?do=findComment&comment=688 Edition 82 Classified - a short story by Mel Hopkins, an affordable ebook lulu link https://theleadstory.org/product/classified-from-the-files-of-nicky-jett/ her author page https://aalbc.com/tc/profile/18-mel-hopkins/?status=1466&type=status Edition 83 kimonos of the world -interesting pitch for the 2020 olympics Photos https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/special/episode/201908250810/ Video https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/ondemand/video/3004520/?autoplay Edition 84 Puuung -enjoy these lovely animations to gentle music from Puuung I will always be with you https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwrCz2Yl5bw peanuts - an article with 8 things you may not know audio- Good Grief, Charlie Brown! Peanuts (1962 album) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xx5XESuudUo&feature=youtu.be Article https://www.pbs.org/newshour/arts/8-things-didnt-know-peanuts Edition 85 now hear this Vivaldi http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/now-hear-this-vivaldi-something-completely-different-full-episode/10014/ Bach http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/now-hear-this-the-riddle-of-bach-full-episode/10035/ Scarlatti http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/now-hear-this-scarlatti-man-out-of-time-full-episode/10100/ Handel http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/now-hear-this-handel-italian-style-full-episode/10091/ Edition 86 AudioBooks - consider using kobo to listen to or upload audiobooks https://kobowritinglife.com/2019/10/08/the-age-of-audiobooks-rising-popularity-and-expert-perspectives/ Edition 87 happiness - a short film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e9dZQelULDk Hearts of our people - A lovely collection of art from native american women. Website https://new.artsmia.org/hearts-of-our-people-native-women-artists/ Edition 88 war bot! - enjoy , not as large as a kaiju or mecha but ever dangerous https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmdmiFvOvsg Edition 89 learning about your readership - a nice audioblog where a successful, successful defined as hundreds of thousands of dedicated readers, writer discusses how to prepare your work for your audience https://kobowritinglife.com/2019/10/02/164-learning-the-habits-of-your-readers-with-emma-chase/ Edition 90 Romance photos or headliners - relatability in romance-some interesting points to consider https://kobowritinglife.com/2019/10/24/167-relatability-in-romance-with-samantha-young/
  14. What is your historical assessment to Kamala Harris or Corey Booker democratic party primary run? Let us compose our own history book.. If you support or oppose Harris or Booker, state what you will want future generations to know about their donkey party run in comparison to Barack Obama.
  15. The Hunters PRemise Hunters follows "a diverse band of Nazi Hunters living in 1977 New York City. The Hunters, as they’re known, have discovered that hundreds of high ranking Nazi officials are living among us and conspiring to create a Fourth Reich in the U.S. The eclectic team of Hunters will set out on a bloody quest to bring the Nazis to justice and thwart their new genocidal plans." Peele Thoughts “When David Weil first shared The Hunt with me, I immediately knew that we had to be involved,” Peele said. “It’s cathartic. It’s noir. It’s frighteningly relevant. It’s exactly what I want to see on television. I am thrilled to be working with Amazon in bringing this incredible vision to the world.” My Thoughts The premise is ugly for me. I am not german, nor European. But, the premise mischaracterize the NAzi party. The NAzi party called itself the third reich based on german history. Even I know about the Holy Roman empire, based on a third of charlemagne's empire and the German empire that ended at the end of the first phase of the world war in the Global European Imperial Era. By default the USA can not be a fourth reich, if anything the fourth reich is the Germany post end of the second phase of the world war, a germany that reunited its two halves and centers a European Union absent the united kingdom. Yes, most white people in the usa have german lineage but the idea of the usa being a fourth reich or a third rome is a cultural aspect from whites the usa itself, not european germans. Second, Nazi's would not need to have genocidal plans in the usa as the usa during 1977 before or after had a genocidal system already in place between the relationship of whites in the superior to blacks or natives in the inferior. The premise is totally false to me, an entertainment to the falsely built vanities of the white populace in the usa. I oppose Peele, it is ancathartic, opposing a cleansing. It is not purying, but adding to the muck that is statian media. It may be noir, it can be implemented as a modern take on film noir. I concur that is has focus,he use the word relevant, but the way is key. The focus is on the problem with multiculturalism in the usa. The question is, are some cultures allowable , are some not? Moreover, who decides when a culture is not acceptable or allowable? An Article https://deadline.com/2018/05/amazon-jordan-peele-nazi-hunters-drama-series-order-sonar-produces-1202392859/ Premise https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hunters_(2020_TV_series)
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