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Sleeping Fishes

By Ryan Payne | Dec 6, 2017

I’m thankful for the sleeping fishes. But I wasn’t always. When I was 5 years old my grandfather taught me to fish. I hated the…

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When Dreams Reach Stars

By Ryan Payne | Jan 1, 2017

There is a moment in every creative person’s life where their work touches enough people to the point that it can outlast even its creator.…

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Crazy Fans

By Ryan Payne | Mar 26, 2016

Content marketing, when done right, creates crazy fans that champion your ideas. These are people that are the people that become free evangelists of your…

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The Puppet Master

By Ryan Payne | Mar 21, 2016

You’re a mute until the world hears you speak. Until then your voice is an invisible entity owned by no one, just another a conduit…

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Fortune and Glory

By Ryan Payne | Mar 12, 2016

“Fortune and glory, kid. Fortune and glory.” -Indiana Jones The phrase fortune favors the bold rings true in any life. There are those that dream…

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Jumping at Soldier Bluff

By Ryan Payne | Mar 5, 2016

Fear is a fickle thing. It drives some to immeasurable heights while crushing others into oblivion. It can be both a tool and a curse.…

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Voyager 1

By Ryan Payne | Feb 27, 2016

On September 12, 2013, Voyager 1, the farthest man-made object from Earth, left the solar system. But things weren’t always this way. Voyager 1 started with…

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The Prince of Poyais

By Ryan Payne | Feb 20, 2016

A day before Christmas in 1786, Gregor MacGregor was born to Daniel MacGregor and Ann Austin, a Scottish family living in Stirlingshire, Scotland. Not much…

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The War Against Creativity

By Ryan Payne | Feb 13, 2016

Creating is hard. It’s choosing to go to the point of no return and to commit to creating something new, unseen, not yet in existence,…

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Racing the Sunset

By Ryan Payne | Feb 6, 2016

Life is a race. The race to the finish line, the race to retirement, maybe the race for knowledge, power, or money. Whatever you’re racing…

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