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cindy-kloosterman's picture
Jul.10.2013
I had to cool off for a while before I could write this little article.    It all started when a friend from New York City sent me an article from the New York Times.  The article, which was written on 7/10/13, was titled, “The Decline Of North Carolina”.   The author...
sarah-byrd's picture
Feb.04.2013
I celebrated my 54th birthday this past Saturday. I’m hoping more inner wisdom will come with the added year. At least then I’ll have something better to show for living twelve more months than additional gray hair and a rounder middle.     This year I hope to pick and choose the most...
randy-mitchell's picture
Jan.30.2013
I recently had the pleasure of attending a book signing, here in Dallas, for one of the best-known authors of our time, Nicholas Sparks. One of the reasons I traveled to see him was because I wanted to be in the presence of a true success story; someone who’s worked hard, developed his craft into...
robert-b-smith's picture
Dec.01.2012
     I left the world of regular paychecks in 2006 to follow the urge to write. My colleagues thought that I was nuts, especially when I told them how low my money-making expectations were. There came a point, however, when the books in my head gave me a needed come-to-Jesus...
nancybrady's picture
Jul.01.2010
I continue with my New Year's Resolution to read more books.  Last year I read, if I recall correctly, sixty-five books.  As of the end of June, I have managed to read thirty-three books, which is about the same pace as last year.  I had hoped to read many more than that  (in fact, I was hoping to...
annette-dunlea's picture
Jan.03.2010
My Book Recommendation – Dear John Title: Dear John Author: Nicholas Spark Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: Grand Central Publishing; Mti edition (1 Dec 2009) Language English ISBN-10: 0446567337 ISBN-13: 978-0446567336 Product Dimensions: 17 x 10.7 x 3 cm Product Description An angry...
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Oct.11.2009
Book in the Media - The Last Song Title:The Last Song Author:Nicholas Sparks Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: Sphere (10 Sep 2009) ISBN-10: 184744329X ISBN-13: 978-1847443298 Product Dimensions: 23.2 x 15.2 x 3 cm Product Description Seventeen-year-old Veronica 'Ronnie' Miller's life was...
ericka-lutz's picture
Mar.18.2008
I have finished my draft. My second draft. Of my novel. A year ago I finished my first very sloppy shitty draft, and I found this quote by Nicholas Sparks: "Writing the last page of the first draft is the most enjoyable moment in writing. It's one of the most enjoyable moments in life, period...