"4. Where is your favorite place to read?
I do most of my reading on a Kindle E-reader and try to keep it handy for reading whenever time allows. I read most anywhere in the house, while waiting in line, and while taking a walk."
"3). What was your childhood nickname, and how did you acquire it?
My childhood nickname was "Corky". It was given to me by my sister, who didn't like my given name. I'm still called that by some relatives."
"1. Have you read and/or watch a movie that you just had to tell everyone about? Please share it here!
My favorite book series is "The Sword of Lyric" series by Sharon Hinck (starting with "The Restorer").
I've shared it with…"
"1. If you could solve any mystery what would it be?
I would like to solve the mystery of the Lost Colony of Roanoke. Though much has been discovered in recent years, and "Site X" may be the answer, the mystery still has not been solved."
"5) Do you judge a book by it's cover? If so, what book did you read that you were put off by it's cover; then when you read the book you LOVED it? To tell!
I do most of my reading on a Kindle e-Reader, and, interestingly, when opening up a…"
"3. What role did books play in your childhood? Do they have the same kind of role? Explain.
Sadly, I did not enjoy reading as a child or during my teen years. Even in college, I sometimes selected courses simply based on the amount of required…"
"3. How high-tech was your childhood? What technologies existed in your youth, and what role did they play in your life?
There was not a lot of technology available in my youth, but what there was, was amazing at the time!
Our family had a…"
"1. Was your mom a nurturer, manager of the home, and help meet to your dad? How did she fulfill this role or not, and how do you think this impacted your life?
My mom was all of those things. Family was the focus of her love and of her energy. She…"
ABOUT AUTHOR: Jennifer Imediegwu is a wife and mom, who also enjoys a robust professional life as an Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A native of Detroit, Jennifer graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy with a policy concentration in Education from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. She went on to receive her Juris Doctorate from University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville, Tennessee. Jennifer…See More
"2). Why do some people resist change?
Everyone likes to be comfortable. And change often is uncomfortable. We also get into patterns in our lives and change can break those patterns. The status quo usually is easier! But not necessarily…"
"2. If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? How would you get there? What's the first thing you'd do once you got there?
My wife was born in Vermont, but hasn't been back since she was a toddler. I'd love…"
ABOUT AUTHOR: Ron Smorynski is an army brat, whose mom is Korean and his dad American-Polish. He grew up in White Sands Missile Range & Las Cruces, New Mexico. He transferred to UCLA as a fine artist, then in Los Angeles, as a struggling painter, discovered the new artform of CG animation. One of the first games and cinematics he experienced was Warcraft! He taught himself CG animation and got his first real job at Blizzard Entertainment working on cinematics for Diablo I. Ron went on to…See More
"1. If you had to name the best live musical performance you have ever attended, which would you pick? What made it the best?
My favorite live musical performances have been those of Handel's "Messiah". I have been to…"
"1. If you could have witnessed and/or met someone famous in their childhood, who would it be? Why?
I think it would be amazing to be able to witness the life of Jesus as a child. So little is mentioned in the Bible about His childhood. We know…"
Teresa Irizarry is the author of Rekindled, a 17th century historical fiction. Her skills in writing and technical trouble isolation were gained in a corporate research setting. She learned how to deal with cold, snow and ice to race in the Iditasport, a 100 mile race in winter Alaska that she finished in the cycling division in 1999. She learned related history from her mother's genealogical research, pastors that taught church history at the college level in the Catholic and Baptist…See More
"3. Do you drink seasonal coffees? Teas? If so, which are your favorite?
How can I say this? I'm NOT a coffee drinker. However, everyone else in my family is. So I do buy coffee ... for them. Some of my family can't wait until…"
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