I always thought it was a shame that the Bible had no similar scriptures describing a “Father of Noble Character” like the ones in Proverbs for a wife of noble character and it was this thought that inspired what would be the last Father’s Day Gift given to my wonderful Father In Law, Eliseo Giron. It was 2006 and he was not doing well. My sister in law, Debbie, the week before Father’s Day commented that she thought this would be the last Father’s Day we would had him with us and it was…Continue
Added by Marlayne Giron on June 13, 2010 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Joy, Manisha, and I just finished one of the most exciting and unique (but stressful) events we've shared as a family. A few weeks ago we were contacted by the producers of "Monsters Inside Me" on Animal Planet to film Manisha's story. One of the producers found my article, "Monster Inside My Daughter," where I wrote about Manisha's parasitic infection. The producer…Continue
Added by Lorilyn Roberts on June 12, 2010 at 9:27pm — No Comments
The Spill Could be Double The Size: This morning's headline in the Times Picayune in New Orleans--June 11, 2010. Underneath, a picture of P&J Oyster House on the last day of shucking operations after supplying restaurants in the New Orleans area for 130 years. They're out of business now--maybe never to return, along with thousands of other small businesses in this area, closing every day. Because of the oil spill. On the inside of the TP, from our neighbors: Oil invades Florida's inland…Continue
Good Day Fellow Book Fun Members!!
Today we want to address questions from members who say they had joined bookfun.org but were confused about how…Continue
Stop in at http://kdawnbyrd.blogspot.com/2010/06/register-to-win-tina-pinsons-in-manor.html through the end of the week. I'm talking about my new book In the Manor of the Ghost and giving away a copy of my book.
Don't forget I'm giving away 2 Kindle ebook readers in my Win a Kindle...Catch a Ghost contest at…Continue
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Being interviewed today about my favorite subject...
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After visiting many sites in the last few days, getting the word out about our network, I have implemented some basic changes that will keep our…Continue
Added by Marlayne Giron on June 3, 2010 at 9:05pm — No Comments
Now that you have joined the Network you will want to make your page your own. Have some fun.
Here are some basic tips for the beginner.
First of all you can move the "boxes" around on your page! Put the activities at the bottom for example and move a text box or the comments to the top.
Added by Marlo Schalesky on June 2, 2010 at 11:07pm — No Comments
When my novel, Rain Song, made its debut, I was eager to promote it with the typical book signings at local stores. I arranged three events and enjoyed each one; people came and bought books. However, I wanted more, something unique, something to stand out. As one friend said, with a wry smile, "You want a following." I grimaced; that sounded lofty.
Rain Song is set in Mount Olive, NC and has quirky southern relatives who believe in tradition and…Continue
Added by Alice J. Wisler on June 2, 2010 at 5:27pm — No Comments
My friend, Angie Breidenbach made a good suggestion yesterday and I want to try to implement it. She said:
"You know what would be cool? One little mini lesson a day on how to best use this group. But that would be a lot of work for you, Fred." (To quote Maynard G Krebs -"Work!!!")
Actually I am getting questions from people everyday who join and it occurs to me that many…Continue