Beyond The Block-Part 3

Growing up in Brooklyn New York in Fort Greene Housing Developments I really didn’t take into consideration the history of where I lived. St. Michaels St. Edwards Church was where my family worshiped. It was the only catholic church in Fort Greene Brooklyn. This magnificent Romanesque revival church is shaped like a Greek cross, withContinue reading “Beyond The Block-Part 3”

Beyond The Block-Part 2

When I stood in the hallway of my building in Brooklyn, I could smell the sweet scents from the neighborhood factories. There was Drakes Bakery on Clinton Avenue where they made snack cake products such as Devil Dogs, Coffee Cakes, Ring Dings and Yodels. The bakery is now the Benjamin Bannxer Academy for Community Development,Continue reading “Beyond The Block-Part 2”

Beyond The Block-Part 1

I started writing my memoir in 2012 and to this date I am still writing and revising. My book starts out with my life growing up in Brooklyn. I grew up in the Raymond V. Ingersoll Housing Development in Fort Greene Brooklyn. I was surrounded by history. The school I attended, Public School 67, wasContinue reading “Beyond The Block-Part 1”

The Success Principles

It was Sheryl Mays http://www.rising-and-shining.com, best selling author, international speaker and tv host, who mentioned she completed the Jack Canfield’s business course. I ordered the book and have started reading it and completing the exercises. The book, for me, is a road map to achieving success in the fields I am pursuing. Of course myContinue reading “The Success Principles”

Making Money, Making Change

Today I was listening to Rha Goddess, author of the book The Calling: 3 Fundamental Shifts To Stay True, Get Paid and Do Good. She was being interviewed by Tami Simon on Insights at the Edge podcast. What caught may attention was when she talked about the economy of love. Here is a excerpt fromContinue reading “Making Money, Making Change”

How To Write Your First Book

Stephanie Newell is the author of “How To Write Your First Book: A Blueprint For Fiction & Non-Fiction Writers.” Her book is a good road map for first time writers. She simply states facts and tips about writing, self-publishing, marketing and launching your first book and much more. As you probably already know, writing aContinue reading “How To Write Your First Book”

Hay House Writer’s Community

In July 2020 I became a member of Hay House Writer’s Community after participating in their free 7-Day Writer’s Challenge. As a beginner writer I learned the importance of having a weekly writing schedule. When COVID-19 arrived on our shores, a writing schedule wasn’t necessary since I had all the time to write. Hay HouseContinue reading “Hay House Writer’s Community”

Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, crime, science-fiction, and fantasy novels. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many have been adapted into films, television series, miniseries, and comic books. King has published 62 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, and five non-fictionContinue reading “Stephen King”