Friday, 13 November 2015

AUTHOR WEDNESDAY - LAURIE BORIS

Linda Lee Williams
Linda Lee Williams says “AUTHOR WEDNESDAY - LAURIE BORIS - A Sudden Gust of Gravity - via @PCZick
pczick.com — It's Wednesday so it must be time for a new author to appear on my website. Today I welcome Laurie Boris, the author several award-winning novels and a contributing writer and editor for Indies Unl...

Why are You a Writer?

JorgeOlson
JorgeOlson says “Why Are You a Writer? ”
www.linkedin.com —  Episode 2 of Season 1 of Books and Writers PodcastWhy are You a Writer?In this episode Jorge invites you to reflect on what makes a writer and asks the question: Why are you a writer?  Did you hear a calling? Do you love telling stories? Maybe you write business books or non-fiction? Have questions or would like to request an author interview or topic? Email us at Podcast@Promocave.comAbout Books and Writers PodcastBooks and Writers podcast explores the life of book and book authors. You’ll exp…

Rampant academic dishonesty is alive and well in Malaysia

Murray Hunter
Murray Hunter says “Rampant academic dishonesty is alive and well in Malaysia @AsCorrespondent
asiancorrespondent.com — ONE of the more destructive traits of Malaysia society today is academic dishonesty. It runs throughout many facets of society. Academic dishonesty is not just an education issue, it’s also prevalent within the civil service, business, and even political walks of life. A few high profile cases of academic dishonesty have arisen over the last few years. Two Federal deputy Ministers, Richard Riot (Human Resources) and Dr Ewon Ebin (Science) were found to have fake degrees a couple of years ago. A…

Special Cover Reveal! Myka and the Millionaire by Alexis Alvarez

Adaline Raine
Adaline Raine says “I'm super excited for this one! And LOOK at the smoking hot cover. Can't wait!”
www.rochellesreviews.com — It brings me great pleasure to give you the first look a new book by Alexis Alvarez. As you know I write quite a bit about the authors at Graffiti Fiction. I love reading their steamy erotic novels such as and [book name="...

Russia to deploy new weapons to counter US missile shield

Robert Dugoni
Robert Dugoni says “Does the word sociopath comes to mind?...”
www.msn.com — Russia will counter NATO's U.S.-led missile defense program by deploying new strike weapons capable of piercing the shield, President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday. Putin told defense officials that by developing defenses against ballistic missiles Washington aims to "neutralize" Russia's strategic...

Dr. Ben Carson is Not Smart

Carole McKee
Carole McKee says “I approve this message:”
www.dailykos.com — I’ve followed the phenomenon of Ben Carson’s popularity among the GOP base with a mix of bemusement, irritation, and,...

What's in a name?

Amos van der Merwe
Amos van der Merwe says “What’s in a name?”
rolbos.wordpress.com —  "So Fiat is going to introduce a new bakkie?" "Yes, Vetfaan. It's called the Fullback and will be available next year." Gertruida doesn't add that the vehicle will be built in Thailand by a Japane...

#15. Believe (pt. 1)

Paul Goodman
Paul Goodman says “You better believe it. Believeblog. Now! Pt. 1!”
liwoli.wordpress.com — The best thing about believing is there are so many things to believe in! In many ways, picking a religion is like picking a favourite band: you have the 'major' players, your Coldplays, your One D...

'R' is for Rime and Rhythm

Paul Vanderloos
Paul Vanderloos says “‘R’ is for Rime and Rhythm”
I wrote a lot of poetry when I was younger, much of it full of adolescent angst and romantic yearnings. Then, as I matured, the poetry became experimental and exploratory. I learnt…

My Beau Geste Connection

Eric B. Ruark
Eric B. Ruark says “In honor of my Grandfather who won his DSC in WWI”
My maternal grandfather, Mike Boiko, was a bona fide war hero (World War I).  He was awarded the Silver Star, the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star, the Croix de Guerre with Palm, and …

Five Stars for The Driving Lesson

Norma Huss
Norma Huss says “Another one of my favorite 5-star reads, The Driving Lesson at:...”
I enjoyed this book tremendously. Rather surprised me— It’s in 14-year-old Charlie’s viewpoint (and I’m a great-grandma). Grandma’s really should say …

CAPTURING MY INSPIRATION

James Ross
James Ross says “CAPTURING MY INSPIRATION via @MimiBarbour
<!-- Simple Share Buttons Adder (6.0.4) simplesharebuttons.com -->SHARE:“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.” ~ Jack London, author Ove…

One-Liner Wednesday - A Cup of Cheer

Linda Hill
Linda Hill says “One-Liner Wednesday – A Cup of Cheer”
Went into Starbucks last night - no one asked the cashier to write "Merry Christmas" on their cup instead of their name. I'm wondering if I can go back and say my na…

Episode 57: Do you microclimate?

Jeffery W Ingram
Jeffery W Ingram says “Episode 57: Do you microclimate? -”
Today’s Topic – Do you microclimate? What is a microclimate Created Magical, supernatural, or technological Structures Dams Natural Maritime Highlands Craters Caves Mag…