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May.26.2012
Okay, I'm at a loss. I've been actively blogging for a few months now. Have over 2,000 page views with 75% of them views of my blog posts. For that, I have one two-word comment. At this point I'm thinking that I might not be doing something right. I am under the impression that blogs are...
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May.16.2012
I removed my book, Accidental Felons, from sale after Andrew Thomas' disbarment. I spent a lot of money, made very little money, and the book served its purpose to awaken politicians and the general public to "what I perceive" was an evil in their midst. A very, very dangerous man with almost...
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May.16.2012
   Arizona Governor Jan Brewer was getting too many recommendations for clemancy from the 5-member Board of Clemancy in Arizona. So, in one feel sweep, she replaced 3 of the 5 members, some of whom have been serving faithfully for 20 years. Then, the Chairman of the Board is interviewed...
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May.16.2012
What does one say to such insanity? A young man and his mother were driving through the state on their way to California. They stopped in Winslow, AZ in a wrong part of town. Someone punched him in the face without provocation. He panics and drives his car erratically getting away from an angry...
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May.11.2012
Patriotism: Supporting your Country ALL THE TIME; and, your government when it deserves it - MARK TWAIN. This week I've had an opportunity to see pariotism in action. On Wednesday, I attended the quarterly Safer Foundation Board meeting with roughly 20 other individuals. SAFER FOUNDATION works...
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May.04.2012
Recently, I took Freedom Road Publishing in a new direction — focusing on not-for-profit organizations. I am on the Board of one not-for-profit and I see how these organizations struggle for money to maintain operations as one after another the federal and state government funds disappear. To show...
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Apr.29.2012
Just updated theFreedom Road Publishing website to reflect April's accomplishments. Tweaked the book cost calculator. Added more info for prospective authors, like a 100% satisfaction guaranteed page, and a cool page that shows how I designed a cover from a painting hanging on the wall of an author...
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Apr.22.2012
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A friend told me a story that inspired this cartoon.
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Apr.14.2012
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The last 6 years have been the most extreme of my life. It began with the joyful birth of our 2nd child. It exposed me to horrible, life-changing, events and I've seen some of the best of the human spirit too. I've had my faith tested, my belief in my fellow man tested, my belief in myself tested...
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Apr.03.2012
DARE TO DREAM!  Susan Boyle First Appearance on television. They laughed, they sneared, and then—when it was over—they cried.
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Mar.26.2012
My wife and I talked about my addiction last night. I know I'm an addict, and I keep falling off the wagon as they say and I start "using and abusing" myself again. My addiction started when my father made fun of me for wanting to be an artist when I was 16, so I became an engineer instead. I spent...
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Mar.09.2012
New article posted to Freedom Road Press offers guidance for first-time authors to self-publishing, its pitfalls, its opportunities, and how to successfully traverse the landscape of publishing options.
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Feb.28.2012
When I arrived in Maryland, he had just gotten out of the hospital. He had spent the previous five weeks moving from intensive care to the rehabilitation ward. He was in emotional and physical shock, detoxing off some powerful painkiller medications, and facing the fact that the construction...
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Feb.16.2012
A new article has been published at Freedom Road Press. The goal with this ezine is to promote independent thought and provide writers with insights, information, and entertainment. If you would like to contribute and article, and receive the assocated byline, please contact me for details.
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