Weekend Edition – The Genius of Curiosity Plus Good Reads and Writing Tips

This blog has so much great information. I was actually kind of giddy reading it and yes, I feel a little silly telling you that. There are some great blogging tips and some great living your life tips.

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The Genius of Curiosity

pin curious whitmanLast week I started a conversation about whether you should Do what you love. Or, not. Live to Write – Write to Live community members shared some insightful thoughts and keen observations in the comments. This week, I came across a video clip of author Elizabeth Gilbert speaking out against “passion.”She begins her short speech by admitting that the advice she’s about to give is “really weird.” But, after listening to her, I kind of wanted to stand up and cheer.

Have you ever seen the movie Contact? Jodie Foster plays Dr. Ellie Arroway, a young and passionate woman searching for life on other planets. The film came out in 1997. I was ten years out of high school and working for a global promotions company, helping to manage a thirty-person creative team as they cranked out designs for t-shirts, bag, and tchotchkes…

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5 thoughts on “Weekend Edition – The Genius of Curiosity Plus Good Reads and Writing Tips

  1. Thanks so much for sharing. Nice to be here. 🙂 (And – OMG! – loved the pic of the hedgehog in the supermarket shopping basket. Too funny!)

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