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Getting The Difficult Things Done (Podcast)

This month I asked artist/author/coach Cynthia Morris back to the podcast to discuss a topic that comes up often with my artist-clients. See if this sounds familiar. You have things you don’t want to do. It’s painful to even think about tackling them, but you know that you need to work through them in order to move forward. Show More Summary

In Your Wildest Dreams (Curious Monday)

No matter how many checklists you have, you can't begin to fathom the crazy things that could happen... the wacky things that people will say, think, or do. Has anyone ever installed your art upside down? Has anyone ever put a weirdShow More Summary

Why Everyone Should Follow Emma Watson on Twitter

This young actress may be humanity's brightest beacon of positive change for gender equality. Continue reading ? The post Why Everyone Should Follow Emma Watson on Twitter appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Bland Car Enthusiast: The Buick Avenir Concept

Buick's large concept sedan is basically the awesomest thing on four wheels. Check it out. Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: The Buick Avenir Concept appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Alright.

It's time to end this ridiculous debate. Continue reading ? The post Alright. appeared first on Bil Gaines....

How to Make Your Career Amazing with Mind Maps

You are in a box, and so am I. Everyone you know is, too. The rigidity helps us in many ways and hinders us in others. Your career is the one you made. You get the credit and glory. You also get to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Bland Car Enthusiast: The SMP Corp Parts App #sponsored

Disclosure: This is a sponsored blog; while the views expressed here are my own, I have received compensation from Standard Motor Products, Inc., to review information. Making my own fixes to my car is not something I do very often, … Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: The SMP Corp Parts App #sponsored appeared first on Bil Gaines.

Hilma af Klint is My Jam

Who was this amazing artist, and how have I never heard of her? Continue reading ? The post Hilma af Klint is My Jam appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Mumford & Sons Goes Electric

With "Believe," Mumford & Sons have moved from the barn into the big city. Unfortunately, that big city was London, and now they sound like Coldplay. Continue reading ? The post Mumford & Sons Goes Electric appeared first on Bil Gaines.

Bland Car Enthusiast: The 2016 Chrysler 300, At Last

Reveals happen earlier and earlier, so the 2016 Chrysler 300 is no longer hot news, but I'm only just now comfortable writing about it. Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: The 2016 Chrysler 300, At Last appeared first on Bil Gaines.

Bland Car Enthusiast: The All-New Scion iA Sedan, Baby!

Scion has made a sedan and I am so, so, SO happy. Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: The All-New Scion iA Sedan, Baby! appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Tips on Scanners, Printers and Copiers for Artists

An artist asked me to give her some tips on Scanners, Printers and Copiers for Artists. What follows are some general principles, considerations and criteria to consider prior to making a purchase -... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Caitlyn Jenner: a Different Kind of Brave

"Oh, you think Caitlyn Jenner is so brave? Well, here's a picture of a military veteran who lost two limbs." Continue reading ? The post Caitlyn Jenner: a Different Kind of Brave appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Caitlyn Jenner: Think of the Children

"But think of the children! This will hurt the children! You do care about the children, don’t you?" Continue reading ? The post Caitlyn Jenner: Think of the Children appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Caitlyn Jenner: Mutual Respect

Because of course you can't have a public conversation about Caitlyn Jenner without a troll showing up to the party. Continue reading ? The post Caitlyn Jenner: Mutual Respect appeared first on Bil Gaines....

New Music Discovery: WOOF.

Recently I found an artist called Woof. Actually, that’s misleading. It’s more like he found me. Continue reading ? The post New Music Discovery: WOOF. appeared first on Bil Gaines....

Bland Car Enthusiast: Scion Becomes a Ghost

The news broke this week that the Scion brand will fade gently into its parent company, Toyota. Announcement: Scion Brand to Transition to Toyota To anyone who pays attention to the auto industry (and metrics like “number of cars sold”), … Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: Scion Becomes a Ghost appeared first on Bil Gaines.

case/lang/veirs: the Supergroup We Need, but Not the One We Deserve

Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs have joined folk rock forces–not unlike Voltron–to make a hauntingly beautiful single for their new supergroup. LADIES AND GENTLEMEN THIS IS A SUPERGROUP. It’s a supergroup. A transcendental female folk-rock supergroup. Show More Summary

Devil Hillary With Trump Quotes

A new meme for America: Hillary Clinton, as the devil, holding an aborted fetus head and a bag of money, spewing quotations from Donald Trump. I’m trying to stir up controversy, but frankly, I have no idea what I’m doing. … Continue reading ? The post Devil Hillary With Trump Quotes appeared first on Bil Gaines.

Guns & Gays: The Aftermath of Orlando

There’s been a gazillion things written and said in the aftermath of last weekend’s deadly attack on a peaceful nightclub in Orlando, Florida. Here’s one more. The dust hadn’t even settled on Sunday and we immediately started having all those … Continue reading ? The post Guns & Gays: The Aftermath of Orlando appeared first on Bil Gaines.

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