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geri-spieler's picture
May.04.2009
I just learned I won first place in non-fiction Wild Card category for "Taking Aim At The President." Wild Card is a category for books like mine that don't fit neatly into one category. For example, my book is non-fiction, history, biography and political. Had I entered it into one...
geri-spieler's picture
Apr.26.2009
Check out my interview with Martha Alderson and Blockbuster Plots. Martha is a master at helping writers plot their books, fiction and nonfiction. http://www.blockbusterplots.com/resc/spieler.html
geri-spieler's picture
Apr.14.2009
              Twenty-seven years ago I promised a convicted felon I would store her art collection until her son was old enough to take it. This collection is not some small assembling of prints or photos. The collection includes seven oil paintings, some as large as a doorway.  There are wall-...
geri-spieler's picture
Apr.14.2009
              Twenty-seven years ago I promised a convicted felon I would store her art collection until her son would take for her. This collection is not some small assembling of prints or photos. The collection includes seven oil paintings, some as large as a doorway.  There are wall-size...
geri-spieler's picture
Jan.05.2009
TAKING AIM AT THE PRESIDENT                                            --  Geri Spieler  A Reading Group Guide  PROLOGUE <!--break--> Does the Prologue set a tone for the book in an effective way?  How does it influence your opinion of Sara Jane Moore?  <!--break-->  How does the...
rosy-cole's picture
Nov.19.2008
It's sobering that the fear expressed by Raul Ramos y Sanchez  in Another Martyr in the Making? is being discussed in England, and was, even before the Election. At a popular level, it operates among comrades via jokes of poor taste. For the philosophical, it's a let's-not-go-there kind of...
geri-spieler's picture
Nov.04.2008
Sara Jane Moore called my publisher last week. She said my book was all lies and she wants her art  collection back. The collection is about 35 pieces of art I have been keeping for her since 1986.  This is the first we have heard from her since she was released from federal prison Dec. 31, 2007...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Oct.23.2008
Roberto Saviano, Italian author, and journalist with "La Repubblica," whose bestseller nonfiction novel, "Gamorra" details the activities of the Neapolitan mafia, has been threatened with assassination by Christmas. The release of the film version of "Gomorra" is said...
bevan-morrison's picture
Oct.09.2008
As I sat down to chuckle at the Daily Show last night, I noticed a segment in which they played a portion of a recent McCain rally. McCain, once again, informed his audience of the baseless and unfounded " connection" between former domestic terrorist, Bill Ayers, and Barack Obama. From...
phil-bronstein's picture
Jun.10.2008
  Well, now that we've gotten the explosive topics of both race and gender out on the messy table of debate in this presidential election, what previously taboo topics are left? The answer is violence against candidates for high office. Should we avoid talking about that because they then it's more...