Official Book Launch: Calling All Artists

See details and purchase options here. (or go directly to Amazon) Well it’s finally here. Six months in the making (although I could argue decades) with many late nights and early mornings, encouragement from my wife, kids, and great friends, I’m proud to announce the official release of my first book: Calling All Artists. (See printed […]

Book Recommendation: “APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur – How to Publish a Book”

I’m not quite ready to mention an actual release date for my new e-book, “Calling All Artists:Why There’s Never Been a Better Time To Be A Creative” but we are very close. My editor/wife (who also happens to be a middle-school language arts ninja) will begin proofing the manuscript today. By the end of this […]

Freelancers and Uncle Sam: How should I Plan and Pay Taxes On My Own?

As I mentioned in a previous post, a freelancer is really a small company. As an independent contractor, you are responsible to estimate and pay your own taxes (usually 4 times per year unless you are just starting out). If you work for a company, they take taxes out for you, but as a freelancer […]

Book Review: Creativity, Inc.

Creativity, Inc. Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration This book by Pixar, Disney, and DisneyToon Studios’ President, Ed Catmull is amazing. As a long time Pixar geek I have soaked up just about everything available in terms of Pixar culture, special features, documentaries etc. I’ve watched The Pixar Story by Leslie […]