Books, Literature, and Writing
A Biography of Dr Shamsher Singh Jolly (1922-1992) of Mumbai, India
Dr SS Jolly was studying Medicine in Lahore and due to the upheaval of Partition in India at the end of the British Raj, his life changed. He met his future wife and devoted his life to serving others. His legacy still lives on today in Mumbai, India.
Interview With Author Jack McCullough
Jack McCullough is a recognized thought leader in the world of financial leadership with a career that has included roles as chief financial officer (CFO) at 26 companies. He is also a senior contributor to the Forbes CFO Network.
Summary and Analysis of Sonnet 4 by William Shakespeare
Shakespeare's sonnet 4 is addressed to the fair youth and clearly implores him not to waste his beauty but share it with others. Ideally through having children. Using the language of commodity and economics, the narrator asks four basic questions related to selfishness, goodness, abuse and fate.
Snowfall and Family Celebration With Text in Spanish in Beautiful Picture Book and Story for Young Readers
Picture book and story with text in Spanish for young readers who speak and read in Spanish. Snowfall fun and family celebration are told in the story when winter arrives. A little girl celebrates the coming of the snow and the special family celebration and making a special dish.
Da Vinci Switching from Art to Where a Profit Was: A Satirical Poem
Art is fine, but it doesn't put bread on the table, even less a cake, when one is a cake deserving genius.
Kevin Emily on Giant Killer: The Carlton Haselrig Story
Author Kevin Emily's book about the remarkable professional athlete Carlton Haselrig who tragically passed away in 2020 is more than a book about athletic prowess as it is a testament to an inspirational journey of humility.
Can Reading Be a Hobby and Why When It Comes to Living Life
This is a great hub about how reading can be a hobby and with it being a hobby what it can do for you why not check it out to learn more
Spy Mystery, WW2 History, and Friendships in Engaging Novel for Middle Grade Readers
Who is Miss Agnes, the postmistress on Hatteras Island? The group of new friends believe that she could actually be a spy when WW2 encroaches on Hatteras Island in North Carolina. Can the group of friends who call themselves The Dime Novel Kids solve these mysteries that they believe exist?
Understanding Emotions is Essential for Writing Romance Novels
By understanding the emotional landscape of romance novels, writers can create emotionally charged scenes that keep readers reading. When engrossed in a romance novel, we vicariously experience characters' emotions of love, hope, fear, and jealousy in a relatable way that is riveting and engaging.
The Plight of the Indie Bookstore in the Post-Lockdown Internet Age
How grave is the threat to the indie bookstore today? Are doomsayers right? What's being done to preserve the indie bookstore?
What Is a Simile? Definition and Examples of Similes
A simile is a figure of speech that directly compares two unlike things, usually using the word "like" or "as." Similes are a great way to make writing more interesting and engaging. Here are a few examples of similes that you can use in your own writing:
Book Review: "I'm Glad My Mom Died"
Jenette's metamorphosis from child actor to Country music singer, then a podcaster, and finally a writer is unusual as it is ambitious. And through her writing, the truth is laid bare and we catch a glimpse at the hands behind the curtains that continue to pull the strings of her career and her life
The Process of Writing Fiction: Layering versus Framing
All great writers have developed their own writing process, from the first idea to publishing. A look at the nuts and bolts, across a broad swath of authorship, reveals a dichotomy : Some call it pantsers and plotters but I've tried to clarify what these processes are in a new light.
The News From Portly
Portly is a fictional forestry-based resource community of about 2,000 folks stuck in the 1950's. Whether it is a drumbeat or over-the-fence gossip, the news from any Portly source travels like wildfire. Somebody please, put out the fire.
How To Become A Successful Social Media Influencer
As social media continues to dominate our lives, influencers have become more important than ever. These social media stars have gained millions of followers by posting photos and videos on Instagram, Facebook, and other sites.
What are the Differences Between Vanity and Hybrid Publishing Methods?
Authors can publish and earn revenue from two major types of publishing. The pros and cons of each have been summarized in this content.
Book Club Review: 'Mrs England' by Stacey Halls; an Historical, Entertaining Story
'Mrs England' is set in the industrial north of England, when women were second-class citizens and the social divide was deep. Nurse Ruby May accepts a position to look after the children of a cotton mill owner. All is not as it seems in this household but Ruby's kindness and fortitude abide.
20 Purpose Quotes From The Pursuit of Purpose by Nadine Collins
These 20 quotes from "The Pursuit of Purpose" by Dr. Nadine Collins will motivate those who want to "activate their full potential and uniquely impact the world.” Interesting, provocative and enriching!