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Welcome to the Improve and Have Fun Blog!

  On this blog, I work on improving myself while having fun along the way with the hopes of encouraging you to do the same!   I do so by documenting my life and interests.  Scroll down for the latest content.   WELCOME!   
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My Conversation with Professional Illustrator Emilio Lopez

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE My guest on this episode is Emilio Lopez.   He's worked on Marvel, DC, Valiant comics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoons, illustrations for Hideo Kojima at Konami and much more. We discuss video games, pursuing your passions and other insights. I discovered Emilio while listening to the Throwdown Show.   A mostly Playstation based podcast, but Emilio and his hosts give their opinions on current industry news.   Mr. Lopez is a lifelong gamer.   Tony Polanco(a previous guest on this show) is the main host of that podcast. Find the Throwdown Show podcast here. Reach out to Emilio on Twitter and find links to his work here. A quick clip of Emilio and I discussing getting into comics today Thoughts? Comments? Do so below ..Or you can contact me by calling, texting or through WhatsApp 1-201-472-0429. If you leave a voicemail please be aware, you only have 3 minutes. This is a US number. Contact me by email here   pvpfromdabx@gmail.com   Rate, like,

My Biggest Takeaways-Natalie Goldberg's True Secret of Writing

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE In this episode I discuss my biggest takeaways from Natalie Goldberg's book the True Secret of Writing.   Great tips to simply get writing on this podcast.   Find Mrs. Goldberg's book here (affiliate link) I talked about more great writing techniques in an older episode where I dove deeper into Anne Lamott's book 'Bird by Bird,' which can be found here. Thoughts? Comments? Do so below ...Or you can contact me by calling, texting or through WhatsApp 1-201-472-0429. If you leave a voicemail please be aware, you only have 3 minutes. This is a US number. Contact me by email here   improveandhavefun@gmail.com   Rate, like, leave a review! I will shout you out for sure! If you've enjoyed this episode, please support this podcast by doing any, all your shopping through my affiliate link: AMAZON:  http://amzn.to/2dRu3IM or DONATE here  https://bit.ly/2LD1mwy SUBSCRIBE HERE https://bit.ly/3tkjIbV  

Humans Making Contact with UFOs

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE. On this episode Mo Fremont and I discuss humans contacting UFOs using the CE5 method.   We do so by discussing Dr. Steven Greer's documentary 'Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind: Contact Has Begun.' Find out more about this documentary here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steven_M._Greer#Other_documentaries_about_Steven_Greer's_work   Find Mo and his show the Reseller Niche podcast here. Here's the YouTube version of our conversation. Thoughts? Comments? Do so below ...Or you can contact me by calling, texting or through WhatsApp 1-201-472-0429. If you leave a voicemail please be aware, you only have 3 minutes. This is a US number. Contact me by email here   improveandhavefun@gmail.com   Rate, like, leave a review! I will shout you out for sure! If you've enjoyed this episode, please support this podcast by doing any, all your shopping through my affiliate link: AMAZON:  http://amzn.to/2dRu3IM or DONATE here  https://bit.ly/2

Expressing Myself Vs. Serving the Audience

  Listening to Gary vee talk about 'document don't create' four years ago was a game-changer.   I realized all that happens in my life is content.   This idea has helped grow my podcast, videos, and blog. But I've often wondered why don't I have a more significant following present day?   Why can't I yet support myself financially with my material?  I've heard other influencers say it can take ten years plus to grow to that level.   Even with that commitment, this isn't guaranteed. As a longtime listener to Gary Vaynerchuk's podcast, I feel he's delivered some of his best advice to content creators during this pandemic.   His advice on burnout, taking breaks, and doing what truly satisfies you, even if you have attained a small following, have also been impactful.    Mr. Vanyerchuk made an eye-opening point on a recent episode, published May 4, 2021, titled 'The Real Reason your Content isn't Working.'  Paraphrasing(as I understood it

eBay 2020 results, Weird Stories, Mixtape Strictly Gyal Tunes

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST HERE Welcome back!   On this episode I discuss my eBay 2020 results.   Was reselling last year a bust or a boom?   5 weird and true stories are covered.   Finally a mixtape with tunes from guys romancing girls and much more. 2018 Ebay report https://paulperezblog.blogspot.com/2019/03/ebay-update-2019.html   2019 Ebay report https://paulperezblog.blogspot.com/2020/01/how-i-lost-money-doing-ebay-in-2019.html   Check out my eBay store here https://www.ebay.com/str/paulsellsthings   Weird Stories covered Secret World of backstreet castration https://www.thedailybeast.com/inside-the-dangerous-global-network-of-backstreet-castrators-cutters-and-eunuch-makers   Alexa knows what you want before you do   https://www.zdnet.com/article/alexa-can-now-guess-what-you-want-before-you-even-ask-for-it/   Humans in America 30,000 years ago https://news.yahoo.com/humans-america-30-000-years-ago-far-earlier-160114498.html   Bigfoot hunting season   https://www.cbr.co

Tag Team Car C-R-A-S-H! Action Figure Photography.

Here WWE's Braun Stroman and Rowan are cruising right along, listening to some tunes in the WWE Slam Mobile. Until the Slambulance, on their way to an emergency, crash into the two wrestlers causing mayhem. Biff Tannen gets into a shouting match while Greedo and Rowan look like they both need some medical attention. All pics taken by me, extra graphics done on Canva. Enjoy and drop a comment below.  

Full Moon over Union City, New Jersey.

There were a few days in April 2021 when the full moon shone over Union City, NJ.   Here are some pics I snapped.   There are filters from the Prisma app applied.   I also have two of the original photos taken included in this set.