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jim-mcenroe's picture
Jun.17.2011
The Rabbit King: Kingdom Leporidae The story of The Orphan Hare . . . who became king! Check out my new illustrated story book, The Rabbit King: Kingdom Leporidae at www.therabbitking.com. About The Book: The Rabbit King: Kingdom Leporidae begins with Hare, an orphan rabbit, alone and on his own...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Jun.15.2011
‘Would you consider yourself a green?’ Fiona Bruce asked in an interview to celebrate Prince Philip’s ninetieth birthday. Prince Philip’s mouth resembled that of Kermit the Frog before he answered, ‘There’s a difference between being concerned for the conservation of nature and being a bunny hugger...
grant-hayter-menzies's picture
May.26.2011
If a picture really does speak a thousand words, for Sarah Pike Conger it could do more than that—it could capture not just the image but the living soul of its subject, delivering to the discerning viewer a truth of the subject’s personality that words could never convey. In fact it was distorted...
karen-dionne's picture
Apr.18.2011
How much should an e-book cost? The answer varies widely, depending on who is asked. Most traditional publishers price their authors' e-books the same as the print version, reasoning that the costs associated with publishing, marketing and promoting a title do not disappear when a book is published...
dale-estey's picture
Apr.15.2011
Known as an Enhanced E-Book, this "rushed into print" (if one can still use that term) book, out in time for the marriage of William and Kate , has imbedded add-ons such as historic videos and photos. I confess to an attraction to such eBooks. I ponder my thriller complete with some...
dale-estey's picture
Mar.11.2011
Royal wedding: lookalikes, unofficial souvenirs and stunts for Kate and William's big day ..."There's always been a tradition in this country of comics for girls in which the girl dreams of meeting someone famous and falling in love," said Mike Collins, the artist who did the...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Jan.16.2011
A recent disaster in the Netherlands got Arnold Jansen op de Haar thinking about elected versus appointed dignitaries. “An appointed mayor has a mostly ceremonial role. ... His experience tells him to calm things down. Yet after a disaster or a terrorist attack you need to act.” “There is one thing...
kevin-arnold's picture
Dec.24.2010
  Before this movie came out, I'd convinced myself that I'd fallen in love with the 2006 movie The Queen mainly because of Helen Mirren.  But I realize, with the release of this second well-made film centering on modern Royals, I'm quite comfortable with the Monarchy.  Indeed I'm a Bloody Closet...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Nov.22.2010
Everyone loves a royal engagement & wedding but is it still of our time? Arnold Jansen op de Haar makes some interesting points in his column Lord of the Ring: ‘Prince Charles quipped that they had been practising long enough. His remark was just a bit vulgar and reminded me of his engagement...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Jul.12.2010
Queen Victoria produced beautiful drawings of her children. She didn’t advertise this, she didn’t organise any exhibitions of her work, but what she did do was encourage the arts. She and Albert commissioned many artists. There are, however, quite a few modern day Royal Highnesses who think that...