Category Archives: Writing

Mike Milo writes about Digital Storyboarding

These days, it seems the entire animation industry is going through a revolution of sorts. The idea of using computers to create all-digital storyboards has been around for a long time- every year since I first started in the industry … Continue reading

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It’s HML Time Again

Yup, it's HML time once again. For those of you that have dropped by now and then in the past year or so, you'll know that stands for Hot Mexican Love, which isn't just three words strung together, but the … Continue reading

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Music Spotting and Cafe Writing

Mike worked with a composer to do the music 'spotting' for Jackalope Boyz today. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to make it, as I had to bring my wife's new car into the Mazda dealership to be checked out. It took … Continue reading

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Writing On The Sly

It's official: I do my best writing when I'm technically supposed to be doing something else. When I've got all the time in the world, no prior commitments, nothing else scheduled, and plenty of time to grab my laptop and … Continue reading

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Writing While Traveling

I should travel more often. My wife recently pointed out to me that I seem to get a lot of good writing ideas when we're on the road somewhere. I always take a small laptop or portable computer with me, … Continue reading

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Re-Write! Re-Write! Re-Write!

Today I've been going through the latest draft of my current book line-by-line, and word-by-word. Lately I had been thinking, "This book is in pretty good shape!" but as I really tear the guts out of it, I find that … Continue reading

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