Angel at the fence fraud

I find it difficult to believe that Oprah had another author on her show that wrote a memoir that is completely untrue. The James Frey memoir fraud was a huge story, couldn’t someone have done some checking. Oprah, I am available to check sources for you. I heard yesterday it took about a week for… Continue reading Angel at the fence fraud

Another year of Auld Lang Syne

Auld Lang SyneRobert Burns Should auld acquaintance be forgot,and never brought to mind?Should auld acquaintance be forgotand days of auld lang syne? For auld lang syne, my dear,For auld lang syne,We’ll take a cup o’ kindness yetFor auld lang syne We twa hae run aboot the braesAnd pou’d the gowans fine;we’ve wander’d mony a weary… Continue reading Another year of Auld Lang Syne

What do you want to be?

A prose writer gets tired of writing prose, and wants to be a poet. So he begins every line with a capital letter, and keeps on writing prose. ~Samuel McChord Crothers, “Every Man’s Natural Desire to Be Somebody Else” The Dame School of Experience, 1920 Sometimes it’s hard for me to decide what I want… Continue reading What do you want to be?

My favorite Christmas gift

We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called “Opportunity” and its first chapter is New Year’s Day. Edith Lovejoy Pierce I bought myself a calendar on Christmas Eve, I didn’t wait until the middle of January when they would be 50%… Continue reading My favorite Christmas gift

WOOF Winners!

WOOF Contest – Top 5 Picks: About Writing Writing Nag – “Stop Talking and Begin Doing” – Why write daily? Start today and be inspired by the creative people in your life. Includes collaborative poem. Kimota – “Resisting Extravagant Verbosity” – The arguments for clear writing and against pretension and long words. Fiction / Blog… Continue reading WOOF Winners!

New to me content writing site

Ever since I wrote a dozen articles for ehow I’ve been hearing about Bukisa, from what I hear it pays better than other content writing sites, and there’s more opportunity to make money when you get others to join. I don’t have any content on there yet because I’m working on schoolwork but I’m curious… Continue reading New to me content writing site