Category Archives: movies

High-Balling* to the New Year

We were to be discussing memorable New Year’s Eves, ones that stick out in our memories. You don’t want to hear about those. I had a few full of tears, but worse, a few full of hopes, a few full … Continue reading

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Do You Know Bob and Mary Sue?

On these, our “Free Weeks”, more often than not, I like to stay on writing. In doing so, I’d like to formally introduce you to two people whom I had seen and heard, but until recently, I didn’t know their … Continue reading

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Guest: Geoff Rodkey!

Today it is my delight and honor to have the writer who has been at the top of my guest-wish list for a long time: Geoff Rodkey.   If you are not immediately familiar with the name, I know you … Continue reading

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A Moving Story

The question this week is: If we had one of our stories made into a movie, who would we like to see cast and who would we want to direct? Unfortunately, that is not a very realistic question because the … Continue reading

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An All-Star Cast

This week one of the foxes came up with a challenge. At least it was quite a challenge for me. The scenario she posed was, “One of your books gets turned into a movie. Which book would you want it … Continue reading

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Pitch Perfect

This week we are asked to give an ‘elevator pitch’. I am at a loss to fully understand this choice. An Elevator Pitch, is a short, strong, (hopefully convincing), speech given to a person in position to further your story … Continue reading

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My Angle on Christmas Characters

Merry Christmas! I hope everyone has a wonderful day, whether you celebrate the holy holiday or not. I wish peace on Earth for all of you. The question of the week here at Four Foxes, One Hound is: What character … Continue reading

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