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To Be Beautiful

To Be Beautiful

[Written by Lauren Caswell, one of my awesome daughters, a gifted architecture student at LaTech. Bottom photo is one of her paintings.] To define what it means to be beautiful, you first have to study what it is that wants to be beautiful, because not everything will have to same definition for beautiful, even when […]

How to Get More Blogs to Review Your Book

How to Get More Blogs to Review Your Book

I ran across a cute post yesterday, How to Get More Facebook Likes, and it reminded me of a post I was going to write. Go ahead and head over to the Oatmeal blog and check it out. A few weeks ago, I was asked if I’d do a review of a book. Legitimate request. […]

Adding Photos to Your Blog

photo credit: seyed mostafa zamani Three years back I wrote a post about why you shouldn’t grab images from google images and post to your blog. I love photos, both taking my own, and viewing the work of others. I’m amazed at the talent out there. Love that through flickr we have images we have […]

A Warm Heart

A while back I ran into the inspiring story of Napoleon Dzombe. I loved it. Last night I couldn’t remember the guy’s name, nor the whole story, took me a while to find it. I wanted to share with others and have an easy way to refer back to his story. Napoleon showed the how […]

Flashback February Challenge

Flashback February Challenge

Connect with your past. Write it down. Share with others. Remember who you were way back then. Someone reminded me of the time we got stranded on a dark, frigid, deserted road. Some many memories came back of other road trips, no wonder my dad has gray hair. I even went back to old photo […]

Road Trip Flashback 1

Road Trip Flashback 1

College was miles away, at least 24 hours driving time. So we always shared rides for Christmas and summer break. We usually left right after finals. I pulled an all nighter, packing, cleaning, studying for that last final. My brother was driving and I crashed in the back seat, another friend riding with us. Couldn’t […]