scottberkun.com — The more creative the project, the more subjective the answer is for when it's finished. If the project was to eat an apple for lunch, you'd know you were done when only the core remained (unless y...
says “"I looked at my hands & wondered if they were even capable of doing her harm."”
maryblowers.com — ON HEARING OF MY MOTHER'S DEATH SIX YEARS AFTER IT HAPPENED: A Daughter's Memoir of Mental Illness It was the spring of 1989. I was sixteen years old, a junior in high school and an honors student....
ryanlanz.com — For some, writer's block is a very real and forbidding thing. I personally know authors who treat this as a superstition that no amount of garlic and rabbit feet will save them from. There a...
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says “Black Hole 12 Billion Times Bigger Than The Sun?”
sgbasu.com — SDSS J0100+2802. That's the name of the quasar hosting the massive black hole most recently spotted by human scientists. The international team led by astronomers from Peking University in China an...
says “Comparing Selma To Ferguson: 'Mike Brown Is Our Jimmie Lee Jackson' via @blackvoices Good piece of history. Open/read”
www.huffingtonpost.com — In 1965, Jimmie Lee Jackson was shot while taken refuge from violent state troopers in a restaurant in Selma, Alabama. His death ignited a 50-mile march from Selma to Montgomery, which galvanized the passing of the Voting Rights Act. As we reach the ...
says “A Boy In Her Class Called Her 'Ugly,' And Her Response Is Perfect via @blackvoices. From the mouths of babes. LEARN!”
www.huffingtonpost.com — Four-year-old Siahj Chase has some choice words for mean people, and she's not afraid to share them.
Siahj -- who goes by "Cici," her mom, Sonya, told The Huffington Post -- has "always been quick on her feet." Based on this vi...
action.sumofus.org — Franklin Templeton is investing in Sagent, a pharmaceutical company that has been facilitating barbaric executions. It's time to tell Franklin Templeton that investing in lethal injections is bad for profits and bad for morals.
says “How often should you post on social media to keep up your interaction? Here's one take on it?”
www.digitalinformationworld.com — The team at Buffer and Sumall produced an infographic that shows the ideal posting number for all the major social media networks (Pinterest, Twitter, GooglePlus, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Blog).
says “And you can read the 1st chapter of Tied Up With Love & meet the gorgeous Ethan Chase here”
hollymartinwriter.wordpress.com — It's publication day for Amelia Thorne and the gorgeous Tied Up With Love. I'm absolutely thrilled to be sharing with you the first chapter. So here it is. Izzy watched as the grey van skidded roun...
says “What fun! Savage Cinderella is on the list of giveaways, along with a bunch of other great YA reads. Enter before...”
stacyjuba.com — I recently had a blog tour for my young adult supernatural thriller Dark Before Dawn. A bunch of my author friends are helping me to celebrate by giving away young adult e-books and audiobooks. Check out the Rafflecopter below to enter. Deadline is March 24, 2015. Above the entry form are some details about Dark…
says “Great article on how to use story telling to help your presentations...good ideas for all story tellers. ”
www.sparkol.com — A good public speaker takes their audience on a journey, leaving them feeling inspired and motivated. But structuring your speech to get your ideas across and keep your audience engaged all the way through is tricky. Try these eight storytelling techniques for a presentation that wows.
says “Facial variations; an evidence of several migration waves in pre-columbian South America?”
phys.org — A team of anthropology researchers has found significant differences in facial features between seven different pre-Columbian peoples they evaluated from what is now Peru – disproving a longstanding perception that these groups were physically homogenous. The finding may lead scholars to revisit any ...