Trying to be the best writer I can be. Specialist in eclecticism.
Do you sometimes get frustrated scrolling through the Netflix menu or using the search feature trying to find something good to watch? Other than what the streaming service is prompting you to view based on new offerings they’re promoting or on things you’ve previously watched. To solve this problem, you need to start using Netflix’s hidden codes.
What is Google Translate? “Google Translate is a free multilingual machine translation service developed by Google, to translate text. It offers a website interface, a mobile app for Android and iOS, and an application programming interface that helps developers build browser extensions and software applications.” — Wikipedia
So what exactly is determination? Merriam-Webster defines determination as a quality that makes you continue trying to do or achieve something difficult.
“Writing is merely public speaking on paper, but to a much larger audience.” ― Ralph Keyes, The Courage to Write: How Writers Transcend Fear
What Are the Habits of Mind? “Habits of mind is a term used to refer to dispositions certain intelligent individuals utilize when faced with challenging problems or questions to which the answer is not readily known. As defined by Art Costa and Bena Kallick, there are 16 common habits of mind employed to troubleshoot and problem solve. These 16 habits of mind are: persistence; keeping impulsivity in check; listening with understanding and empathy; thinking flexibly; thinking about thinking; striving for accuracy; questioning and posing problems; applying past knowledge to new circumstances; thinking and communicating with clarity and precision; gathering data through all senses; creating, imagining and innovating; responding with wonderment and awe; taking responsible risks; finding humor; thinking interdependently, and remaining open to continuous learning.” — Tophat
What is science fiction? “Science fiction is a genre of speculative fiction that typically deals with imaginative and futuristic concepts such as advanced science and technology, space exploration, time travel, parallel universes, and extraterrestrial life.” — Wikipedia
My name is Terry Mansfield, and I was born in a doctor’s office on June 28th, 1951 in the town of Rolla, Missouri, USA. Not long after my birth, my parents Elvin and Lillian moved to St. Louis, a city that sits next to the Mississippi River, and which is a much larger place than Rolla. I grew up in St. Louis and, as almost all St. Louisans do, became a lifelong fan of the local major league baseball team, the St. Louis Cardinals. Go Redbirds!
“What lessons will our generation leave behind, lessons that the next generation can benefit from, or even consider?” -- Paul Myers, MBA