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dk-christi's picture
Jan.31.2014
Stumped for a unique Valentine gift?  Here's what a few reviewers say about Ghost Orchid: “ The characters are fascinating, the plot compelling, and the narrative descriptions of nature are exquisite and accurate.  ” Al...
james-buchanan's picture
Jan.15.2014
I’m fairly sick of those people, most of them are cancer survivors, who try to turn cancer into some sort of blessing. For most, they are thankful for the clarity that facing death can provide. When life seems short, the ephemera become clearer as does the substance. Time is now of the essence...
susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Nov.18.2013
                                       "A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care to acquire," according to Francois De La Rochefoucauld. ...
larry-r-smith's picture
Oct.24.2013
WHAT IS YOUR WORK?   Larry Smith              We meet someone new and they ask—What do you do? What is your work? And how do we respond? How do you? Typically we name our job, our training, our employment: I’m a college professor...
eve-kushner's picture
Sep.27.2013
As you may have noticed, Joy o' Kanji was on vacation last week. To celebrate my birthday, my husband, dogs, and I spent five blissful days near the white-sand beaches of Los Angeles, taking walks under palm trees and fantasizing about living in that paradise. (Those thoughts disappeared whenever...
fran-lewis's picture
Jul.09.2013
Koko’s Gift: Sarah Granahan A young girl stands by and watches her mother slaughtered right in front of her eyes. An entire village, family and community obliterated because of the ignorance, shortsighted group of people that reveled in their own destruction. One Native American girl would no...
steven-belanger's picture
Mar.25.2013
Photo: Book cover of the anthology that contains my recently-sold poem, "An Old Man."   You'll find it in this anthology of "poems of hope throughout the world."  This recent write-up says it better:   We are delighted to announce that “Hope Springs A Turtle” is now available to...
leonie-mateer's picture
Feb.09.2013
My 9 year old grandson was asked at school to make a present for his secret Valentine.  He was pleased to find out it was a girl he liked and he knew exactly what present he wanted to make her. “What present? his Mother asked.  “What present do you want to make?” “A purse” he said. ...
victoria-m-johnson's picture
Dec.14.2012
Wondering what to ask Santa for this year?  Or uncertain what to buy for your dearest writer friends?  I started compiling a visual shopping list on Pinterest to help friends who asked what they should buy for other friends and to assist friends who were stumped when their spouses asked...
monika-rose's picture
Dec.01.2012
Looking for a great gift idea? Send someone you care about an eBook of poems for their Kindle or laptop/desktop computer!  GlenHill Publishing presents River by the Glass as an Amazon Select eBook, with full color photography of river scenes by Ron Pickup and a lifetime collection...