9/11… We Remember

America, we love you. Jacqui Murray is the author of the popular Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy. She is webmaster for six blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, a columnist for Examiner.com and TeachHUB, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers, Cisco guest blog, IMS tech expert, and a … Continue reading

book reviews / politics

Book Review: Killing Lincoln

I recently had the pleasure of reading Bill O’Reilly and his co-author Martin Dugard’s wonderful book “Killing Lincoln”. This is a sensational book written as a contemporary thriller and takes full use of this technique to avoid being a dull regurgitation of dates,facts and figures. This book is a thoroughly researched and documented effort to accurately describe the shocking and horrifying murder of perhaps America’s greatest President. Continue reading

book reviews / Guest bloggers / politics / thrillers

Like Military Thrillers? You’ll Like Jeff Edwards

Say hello to my guest blogger today, Chief Petty Officer (ret) and critically-acclaimed award-winning author, Jeff Edwards. If you haven’t read Jeff, you’re in for a treat. Author of Sea of Shadows and The Seventh Angel, Jeff is a retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer and an Anti-Submarine Warfare Specialist. His naval career spanned more … Continue reading

culture / politics / writers resources / writing

How to Write About Economics and Politics Without P**** People Off

with a sense of humor… Political  Science for Dummies DEMOCRAT You  have two cows. Your neighbor has none. You  feel guilty for being successful. REPUBLICAN You  have two cows. Your neighbor has none. So? SOCIALIST You  have two cows. The government takes one and gives it to  your neighbor. You form a cooperative to tell … Continue reading