says “Hundreds of fishermen rescued amid Indonesian slavery probe”
www.msn.com — Hundreds of fishermen raced to be rescued Friday from the isolated Indonesian island where an Associated Press investigation found that many were enslaved to catch seafood that could end up in the United States and elsewhere.Indonesian officials probing labor abuses told the migrant workers they were allowing them to leave for another island by boat out of concern for their safety. More than 300 fishermen emerged from nearby trawlers, villages and even the jungle to make the trip."I will go…
says “Write Small - Five Ways To Make Your Reader Care”
writerswrite.co.za — I have found my new all-time, favourite writing advice:
'The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. Remember that. You don't write about the horrors of war. No. You write about a kid's burnt...
says “Sales were up on kids' books more than 20% in '14! Pretty awesome since we're competing with every app in existence.”
publishersweekly.com — Total revenue for the 1,209 publishers who submit figures to the AAP’s StatShot program rose 4.9% in 2014. The increase was led by the children’s/young adult segment, while sales of adult books fell.
sallyshaktiwillow.wordpress.com — This ekphrastic response to Andy Warhol's Atomic Bomb, 1965, was written as an exercise for my Writing from History course on the MA. It draws on ideas from Walter Benjamin's 'The Work of Art in t...
says “Two skyscrapers joined by a bridge that is a swimming pool”
sploid.gizmodo.com — Being a huge fan of pools I can't believe I missed this 50-meter-long swimmable bridge between two condo towers in Singapore. Living at the 574-apartment, 38-story-tall Sky Habitat would be my idea of hell, but I'd love to have a friend there to enjoy that roof and swim through that bridge.
says “"Ill-considered measures that will deprive Canadians of liberties without increasing their safety"”
www.huffingtonpost.ca — OTTAWA - The Conservative government's anti-terrorism bill contains "ill-considered" measures that will deprive Canadians of liberties without increasing their safety, the Canadian Bar Association says.The bar association objects to the pla...
news.yahoo.com — He had a promising graphic designer job, plans to be a wedding videographer and was a star sportsman in his French town. So how did Youssoup Nassoulkhanov end up in an Islamic State group video praising the Paris attacks? The streets of Schiltigheim in the Alsace region of eastern France are not a terrorist breeding ground. He had no hatred for France or the French or non-Muslims," said Yann Lymand, who worked next to Nassoulkhanov for over a year.
says “Lita Burke News: Book of the Dead: Marriage Ring Spells - The Book of the Dead explains the nature of Church magic...”
litaburke.com — The Book of the Dead explains the nature of Church magic in the Enchanters of Sye world. marriage ring [mar ij ring] noun, c.1400; Anglo-Fr marier to marry < ME marriage; c.900; Ger ringen < ...
www.the-dispatch.com — Thomasville native and author Timothy Carter has developed a series of lectures to help people find more happiness in life which in turn leads to a more fulfilling career. He will be holding these programs every other month at First United Methodist Church in Thomasville and all proceeds will benefit Pilot Elementary School.
runforthemoneyjongregory.com — There are so many bells and whistles with MS Word that it's easy to get caught up in the font and appearance rabbit hole, eating up hours of otherwise productive writing time. There are several ap...
says “This Is What The ‘Perfect Relationship’ Really Looks Like”
jamesmsama.com — When a lot of people read my articles, they often comment with how the standards I set for people and relationships are unrealistic. I have mentioned this before, because it is prevalent. I think t...