A Pirate's Life

Your Own Place at 23

You’ve lived your life under the roof of your parents, and you’ve envisioned what it would be like if you had a place all to yourself. At 23? That’s an interesting turn of events.

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7 Ways To Make Your Freelance Clients Happy

Be it your sideline or your full time job, freelancing is a mix of flexible schedules and hard-hitting deadlines. Be it if you are an artist, graphic designer, web designer, photographer, or a fashion designer, one of the most important things you have to remember is to make your clients happy. Now how will you make sure of that?

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Character Design: 5 Tips on Creating Personality

In any story, a character is the most important subject. If the character is well-written, then the story will be able to effectively move or entertain its audience. This is why characters, before production or before it is presented, is carefully studied. But how do you create a character? How are you able to create a face no one has seen before? Where do you even start?

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Inspiration: A Calling to Create

Ever get those days when you’re asked to make something and you end up scratching your head for hours and hours wondering where in the world you can get some ideas? You search far and wide, you dig up those last bits of crumbs you’ve left in your brain’s creative vault and you just try and make something out of it. Well these are those days where you hope to find inspiration, but what about those days when Inspiration finds you?

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A Pirate's Life, Blog

10 Things I’m Glad I Did in College

The four years of my life when I was both an adult and a kid.. Let’s be honest, I still am, and I guess most of us are. But for me, this is the part of our lives that school becomes both heaven and hell. There are some choices we end up regretting, there are some that we’re grateful we made, and then there are some that simply just happened beyond our control; that’s college for you.

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