Resources

On Work:

Catmull, Ed. Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration. 2014.

Cockerell. Lee. Creating Magic: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney. 2008.

Curry, Mason. Daily Rituals: How Artists Work, 2013.

Drucker, Peter. The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done. 1966.

Duke, Annie. Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts, 2018.

Emevas. “EFFICIENCY IS FOR MOPEDS: I’M GOING TO OUTER F**KING SPACE”, Mythical Strength, mythicalstrength.blogspot.com/2022/06/efficiency-is-for-mopeds-im-going-to.html.

Emevas. “MAGIC THE GATHERING AND LIFTING: COLORS”, Mythical Strength, mythicalstrength.blogspot.com/2020/08/magic-gathering-and-lifting-colors.html.

Emevas. “MAYBE YOU SHOULD JUST QUIT”, Mythical Strength, mythicalstrength.blogspot.com/2020/03/maybe-you-should-just-quit.html.

Godin, Seth. Purple Cow: Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable, 2007.

Godin, Seth. The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick), 2007.

Godin, Seth. The Practice: Shipping Creative Work, 2020.

Graham, Paul. “How to Do Great Work”, paulgraham.com/greatwork.html.

Guidara, Will. Unreasonable Hospitality: The Remarkable Power of Giving People More Than They Expect, 2022.

Hamming, Richard. “You and Your Research”, 7 March. 1986, www.cs.virginia.edu/~robins/YouAndYourResearch.html. Transcript.

Iger, Robert. The Ride of A Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company. 2019.

Newport, Cal. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World, 2016.

Pressfield, Stephen. The War of Art: Winning the Inner Creative Battle, 2002.

On Writing:

 

Graham, Paul. “Write Simply”, paulgraham.com/simply.html.

 

Hammerstein II, Oscar. Lyrics, 1949.

McPhee, John. Draft No.4: On the Writing Process, 2017.

Orwell, George. Politics and the English Language, 1946.

Oxford American Writer’s Thesaurus. 3rd ed., 2012.

Strunk Jr., William, Elements of Style. 1918.

The Concise Oxford Dictionary, 8th ed., 1990.

Woods, Clement. Woods Unabridged Rhyming Dictionary, 1st ed., 1943.

On Folklore:

 

Bettleheim, Bruno.  The Uses of Enchantment, 1976.

 

Campbell, Joseph. Myths to Live By, 1972.

 

Campbell, Joseph. The Hero With a Thousand Faces, 1949

Propp, Vladimir. Morhpology of the Folktale, 1928.

On Music:

Blatter, Alfred. Instrumentation/Orchestration, 1980.

Davies, Tim. Debreved, www.timusic.net/debreved.

Freund, Don. Instrument Studies for The Eyes and Ears, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, isfee.music.indiana.edu.

Gould, Elain. Behind Bars: The Definitive Guide To Music Notation. 2011.

Hugill, Andrew. The Orchestra: A Users Manual, www.andrewhugill.com/OrchestraManual.

Korsakov, Nikolai R. Principles of Orchestration, 1913.

Scoringnotes.com. A Site About Music Notation Software and Related Technology, www.scoringnotes.com