Not Sure Where to Start with Documentaries? Try These

On Twitter, I recently posed three questions about documentary viewing: What’s the first documentary you remember ever seeing? What’s the first documentary that really impacted you, affected you in some way? How so? What is your favorite scene in a documentary? The answers ran the gamut. They included a who’s who of documentary directors, some… Read More Not Sure Where to Start with Documentaries? Try These

Six Guides for Adapting Blog Posts to Canva Content

Canva is a fun and easy way to create eye-catching content for social media sharing without a design background. The site bursts with images, fonts, and formats to make graphics for everything from posts to your favorite social networking site to other design needs such as posters, presentations, flyers, business cards, and even CD covers.… Read More Six Guides for Adapting Blog Posts to Canva Content

Five Different Ways to Get the Creative Juices Flowing

Many suggestions for encouraging creativity involve writing prompts. While writing can clear out the mental clutter, sometimes a different kind of activity is needed to ground you. The following post offers different ways to engage your creativity other than the written word. Legos Legos have become a major toy franchise, with co-branding, several movies, and… Read More Five Different Ways to Get the Creative Juices Flowing

A Workshop on Blog Development and Writing

After months of posting about interactive documentary production and game design and development, you may have been surprised to see a sudden flurry of posts about blog development and writing. Allow me to explain. When the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a pandemic, my university, like thousands of institutions across the country and around… Read More A Workshop on Blog Development and Writing