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Monthly Archives: January 2012
Are you interested in my book “Adventures in Palmistry” but are you more of a hands on learner? Do you learn things better with a live teacher?
Then I’ve got a special oppurtunity for you.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.”
Back in December, I was honored to be invited to a demonstration of the new Espresso Book Machine at the Darien Library in Darien, Ct.
The Espresso Machine lets you turn your manuscript into an actual bound book on the spot (and, since it has clear walls, you can watch your book being printed and bound. Great fun :)…)……
Well, that “thing that’s going around” has come around my place and stopped in for a visit…. Continue reading
Have you thought about self-publishing? Don’t know where to start?
Well, help is on the way……
“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down “happy”. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.”
You may have noticed a lot of activity around legislation called SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) and PIPA (Protect IP Act) lately. The official reason for these proposed acts is to protect creative folks such as writers, artists and filmmakers from having their work taken and used without their consent or any recompense.
The problem is that these acts don’t actually accomplish that; and they can go a long way towards censoring communication on the internet.
Just a reminder – tonight (1/19/12) I’m appearing from 8-9 on Cauldron of Knowledge with Alexis Doyle on http://liveparanormal.com
The topic is those New Year’s resolutions – how do you make them really happen, as opposed to just make ‘em and break ‘em, as well how to make your dreams come true at any time of the year that you like. ( Who says that we can only start great undertakings or heroic quests on January 1st?…)… Continue reading