Mind Sieve 3/21/16

Going to be a short post today!

 

X-men Apocalypse Official Trailer – should be a ton of fun!

Ben-Hur Official Trailer #1 – bringing back and old sucker for a remake. Could be good!

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Official Trailer #1 – okay, this looks fun!

Okay, have a great week!

Mind Sieve 3/7/16

Hello, Monday!

Fan Fun

 

Ghostbusters Official Trailer #1 – I’m scared and excited all at once! lol. The special effects look awesome! And Slimer is BACK!

400 Days Official Trailer 2016 – psychological thriller? Could be fun!

Fantastic Beasts (and where to find them) Trailer (Harry Potter Prequel) – oh, this looks fun!

Star Trek 3 Official Trailer – after the last one, not going to get excited…but of course I’ll be there. I’m a sucker. 😛 (Hope springs eternal?) Plot and good science do count!!!!!!

 

Social Media/Author Platform

Facebook Live Video Gets Top News Feed Exposure: This Week in Social Media by Grace Duffy at the Social Media Examiner.

 

Writing Advice

Emotional Wound Entry: Telling The Truth But Not Being Believed by Angela Ackerman at Writers Helping Writers. Good stuff!

How Much Should Writer’s Pay to be Published by Chuck (NSFW) Wendig. (What a lot of younger authors have not heard of – VANITY publishing. Still out there – still a TRAP!) 😛

Zooming to the finish! Have a great week!

Mind Sieve 2/8/16

Chinese New Year 2016

Happy Chinese New Year!  It’s the Year of the Monkey!

And since it keeps dishing out more and more chaos, I’m running late…AGAIN! Doh!

Zootopia Trailer #4 – so looking forward to it! 🙂

Simon’s Cat – Tough Love (A Valentine’s Special)  – odd but cute?

The Secret Life of Pets Trailer #2 – looks fun fun fun~!

Gotta go! Have a wonderful week!

 

 

Mind Sieve 2/1/16

Way too much happening, crashing, catch-uping, and more – so this will be a quick one this week!

Trolls Official Teaser Trailer #1 – looks funky!

The Angry Birds Movie Official Theatrical Trailer – ROFL!

Eye in the Sky – looks good! (We will miss you Mr. Rankin)  😥

That’s it. Hope your week is less chaotic than mine!  😉

Mind Sieve 1/18/16

Must remember NOT to update Themes in WordPress. Totally botched some of my css and a couple of features. *cry*

Morning!

 

 

Social Media/Author Platform

 

Author Newsletters: 6 Tips for Smart Strategies by Jami Gold. So behind on mine…Got locked out of MailChimp, too. *groan* (Having more than one Google Authenticator can get messy! Wah!)

23 Tools and Tips for Social Media Marketers by Michael Stelzner – so many tools, so little time!

 

Writing Advice

This Month’s Tip Do You Make Yourself Clear, Part 2: 10 Tips to Make Your Writing Clear by Shel Horowitz – Simple but useful hints!

Thoughts On 2016: Making It Count by Angela at Writers Helping Writers.

That’s all folks! (For this week anyway. :P)

Mind Sieve 12/28/15

Monday is here! Boo!

 

Fan Fun

 

Snow Cat – too cute!

Deadpool Red Band Trailer #2 (Not for the kiddos!)

Storks Official Teaser Trailer – this looks like it will be too cute! heh heh

Independence Day: Resurgence Trailer – dang!!!

 

Social Media/Author Platform

Facebook Takes on Yelp With New Service: This Week in Social Media by Grace Duffy at the Social Media Examiner. Lots and lots of changes going on. Ugh!

3 Essential Tips to Running Your Own Blog Tour [Updated] by Beth Barany at Writer’s Fun Zone.

 

Writing Advice

Does Our Story Have Everything It Needs? by Jami Gold. Great points on her list! 🙂

FiYoShiMo Day 23 – Worldbuilding and Characters by John Adamus at The Writer Next Door.

 

Have a great week! 2015 is about over. Eek!

Mind Sieve 11/2/15

Morning all!
(As I worked on this in advance, I just realized I totally forgot Wednesday’s Picture Kaleidoscope for 10/28. Noooo!)

Fan Fun

The Ridiculous 6 Main Trailer – Netflix Movie – should be a weird one! lol.
Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie Trailer – whoa, a ramped up new version! Ooh!
Dad’s Army Official Trailer 2 – it will be either quite funny or totally not. lol.

 

Social Media/Author Platform

Twitter Publish: This Week in Social Media by Grace Duffy at the Social Media Examiner.

 

Writing Advice

Ten Art Commandments by The Writer Next Door – some great advice for us all!

Why You Should Do NaNoWriMo…And Why You Shouldn’t by Chuck (NSFW) Wendig. I can’t take the stress. Slow and steady works for me. lol.

Ack, let’s see if I forget something else this week. Nooooo!