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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Writing Students Replace Fear with Fun in Revamped Workshop Curriculum
Mon, 08 Jul 2013, 13:28:08 EST Edited by Christopher L Simmons
SANTA FE, N.M., July 8, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dragon's Gate Creative Journeys, an experiential workshop service for writers led by Milli Thornton, author of 'Fear of Writing,' today announced the third edition of the Fear of Writing Clinic Student Workbook. The workbook has been used since 2005 to help students at the Fear of Writing Clinic overcome deep-seated fears, allowing workshop participants to write more spontaneously and with less self-censure.
American Poet Aaron Ozee Nearly Shocks The Nation
Tue, 25 Jun 2013, 18:55:02 EST Edited by Debra Tone
ADDISON, Ill., June 25, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Starting in February 2012, renowned author and entrepreneur Aaron Ozee compiled his poetic works into a beautifully constructed collection of boundary-breaking masterpieces that would stun literary minds across the United States. At first, Ozee believed that if even a single person were to enjoy what he had written for the world to witness, it would mean more to him than anything he has or would ever experience in his lifetime.
Teenage Author Aaron Ozee Already Within Reach of Poetic Fame
Thu, 02 May 2013, 13:39:21 EST Edited by Christopher L Simmons
ADDISON, Ill., May 2, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Published at sixteen, Aaron Ozee has written and self-published four poetry books through leading online self-publishing company, Lulu. 'Celestial Inferno: Poems of Another Realm,' initially released in hardcover, now will be available as an eBook through major retailers such as Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Kobo Books, and more. The transition into the virtual world will hopefully prove to be successful upon the book's re-release into the eMarket and will truly mold Ozee's future for the better.
Publishers Newswire announces latest 'Books to Bookmark' List of 10 Interesting New Book Titles from Q1-2013
Fri, 15 Mar 2013, 17:54:17 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 15, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Publishers Newswire (PNW), an online resource established in 2004 for small publishers, as well as lesser known and first-time book authors, has today announced its latest semi-annual 'Books to Bookmark' list. This is a round-up of 10 new and recent books from Q4/2012 and Q1/2013 which may have been missed due to not originating from major New York book publishing houses, or 'big name' authors.
The Traveling Vineyard Joins Forces with Award-Winning Food Bloggers
Fri, 25 Jan 2013, 13:12:49 EST Edited by Debra Tone
IPSWICH, Mass., Jan. 25, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Traveling Vineyard has unveiled a new Food and Wine Pairings section of their website complete with detailed explanations for why certain dishes marry with particular Traveling Vineyard wines and links to cooking instructions. The new web content is the result of several unique relationships with award-winning food bloggers from across the U.S. as well as Indonesia and Italy.
Localization LLC Translations Continues to Expand Into New Boston and New England Markets Offering Translation and Language Services
Thu, 25 Oct 2012, 04:56:02 EST Edited by Debra Tone
BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 25, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Localization LLC Translations is happy to announce its newest location in Boston, Massachusetts at One Boston Place (201 Washington Street, Suite 2600). This new location is the result of the expanding need for translation and language service in today's challenging business market.
Indie Authors: The New Face of Publishing
Mon, 24 Sep 2012, 10:31:51 EST Edited by Debra Tone
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Sept. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If you've got passion, a plan and persistence, you don't need an agent to become a published author. Indie authors own a significant chunk of the book market, and newcomers can join their ranks with help from indie author mentor Dara Beevas, whose new book, 'The Indie Author Revolution: An Insider's Guide to Self-Publishing' (ISBN 978-1-59298-504-3), hits shelves this month.
Publishers Newswire announces latest 'Books to Bookmark' List of 13 Interesting New Book Titles from 2012
Fri, 21 Sep 2012, 18:52:03 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Sept. 21, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the first half of 2012, Publishers Newswire (PNW), an online resource established in 2004 for small publishers, as well as lesser known and first-time book authors, has today announced its latest semi-annual 'Books to Bookmark' list. This is a round-up of 13 new and recent books which may have been missed due to not originating from major New York book publishing houses, or 'big name' authors.
San Diego Attorney Stan Prowse Releases RSS Syndicated Feed of Informational Articles
Wed, 12 Sep 2012, 05:58:22 EST Edited by Debra Tone
CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 12, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Attorney Stanley D. Prowse has added to his informational web site an RSS Feed feature for each practice area and his regularly published blog. The included RSS Feeds are intended to make available all of the legal informational articles written by Stan Prowse to news and information networks open to the public.
Platinum Studios Teams Up with 'Virtual Pitch Fest' to Find New Talent for Comics and Films
Fri, 02 Mar 2012, 13:36:07 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS / OTC:PDOS) announced today that the production company and studio is teaming up with VirtualPitchFest.com, a popular website screenwriters use to pitch their feature screenplays directly to Hollywood decision-makers.
Producers of Avengers, Invictus and Crazy, Stupid, Love Create Panel to Support The Story Project Fundraiser, Hosted by KCRW
Mon, 13 Feb 2012, 19:59:14 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 13, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Thursday, February 16, The Story Project (StoryProject.org), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to furthering communication and life skills in at-risk and under-served teens, will launch its StoryTelling Series, a sequence of intimate moderated conversations with legendary filmmakers and artists. Todd Felderstein, The Story Project's executive director, is thrilled to have such Hollywood veterans make up our inaugural event.
4D Optimizing Microsoft Add-In - This Analyzing Tool Helps to Identify the Tone of Your Document
Wed, 08 Feb 2012, 14:01:41 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LUDWIGSBURG, Germany, Feb. 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pintexx, an international company that focuses on sophisticated software solutions for the processing and optimizing of text, has announced today that it has released the Microsoft Add-In of the 4D Wording Optimizer.
Businesses Come to Localization, LLC While Polishing Their Foreign Language Skills
Fri, 03 Feb 2012, 15:59:04 EST Edited by Debra Tone
BOSTON, Mass., Feb. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mr. Ray Michaels, founder of Localization, LLC, has recently announced that the sluggish economy has forced companies to look into Canadian, European, Asian and South American markets and while they are working on that French pronunciation, managers now come to Localization, LLC Translation Services for translation and language support.
San Diego Artist Takes on IBM in New Music Video
Fri, 02 Dec 2011, 12:38:27 EST Edited by Jessica Sand
SAN DIEGO, Calif., Dec. 2, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Mike Shirk of San Diego, CA lives with a degenerative and deadly disease called IBM, 'inclusion body myositis.' There is no known treatment or cure. Rather than going quietly, Shirk has used his years productively to help and inspire others with physical disabilities. His website and blog are full of practical, self-help information for the disabled. Now Shirk has posted a music video on YouTube in which he inspires everyone to make lemonade from the lemons of life.
Carlsbad Attorney Launches Informational Web Site
Wed, 16 Nov 2011, 14:32:31 EST Edited by Jessica Sand
CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Attorney Stanley D. Prowse has announced the launch of a new, full feature web site. To mark the event Mr. Prowse has written many new articles posted on the site. These articles are not written for lawyers. They are written for ordinary people to provide them with readable information about various aspects of the law and the legal system.
RobotDough.com Announces First Annual Student Financial Writing Competition
Tue, 01 Nov 2011, 04:59:54 EST Edited by Jessica Sand
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 1, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- RobotDough Software Corporation has issued a call for entries in a writing competition for finance students. The competition, initiating an annual series, requires use of RobotDough's online equity research platform to deliver 500-word articles on the world's equity markets. A panel of expert judges will select five winners, each of whom will receive cash prizes and continuing blogger or analyst positions with RobotDough.com.
Prejudice Against Nature Produces Job Declines, Reduced Economies, and Health Disorders: A Practical Remedy is Available
Tue, 04 Oct 2011, 06:55:11 EST Edited by Debra Tone
SAN JUAN ISLAND, Wash., Oct. 4, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Project NatureConnect announces the publication of a trailblazing article by Dr. Michael Cohen in the October 2011 issue of the Journal of Organic Psychology. The article explains how we globally suffer from a profound prejudice against nature (PAN) that disturbs our personal and collective psyche.
Wham Bang Comics' 'Night Owl: Bullies Deserve Justice' Warns Kids of Dangers of Bullying
Mon, 22 Aug 2011, 18:24:50 EST Edited by Debra Tone
FORT WORTH, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Four years may not be that much time for many grownups in the comic book industry. But for teenage writer Jake Tinsley, it has been literally one-fourth of his life. Jake was 12 when he first started writing comic book and comic strip scripts for Wham Bang Comics, a company he started with his father.
Teen Radio Host Interviews More Than 100 Celebrities in One Year
Thu, 04 Aug 2011, 21:30:45 EST Edited by Liisa Sullivan
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It all started in front of a coffee shop in Daytona Beach, FL. Pavlina Osta, a 10-year old musician, was playing the steel drums and piqued the interest of a local radio show; this quickly led to a show of her own and to the creation of Pavlina Productions.
New American Book of 'Blue Collar' Haiku Rooted in Works of Japanese Master
Mon, 08 Mar 2010, 21:11:17 EST Edited by Carly Zander
ESTES PARK, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Rocky Mountain Blue Collar Haiku' (ISBN: 9781449918378) targets a more extensive audience than conventional books of haiku poetry. Containing literary quality poems, poet Greg Paullus follows the spirit of Kobayashi ISSA (1763-1828), one of the four great Japanese masters, but the first who was also a common man. Haiku are short, typically three-line poems of 17 syllables or less (5-7-5).
Girls Write Now to Celebrate Another Smash Season of Fresh Talent with New Reading Series: Chapters
Thu, 28 Jan 2010, 14:22:20 EST Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Girls Write Now (GWN), New York City's premier creative writing and mentoring organization for high school girls, today announced the launch of its spring series, CHAPTERS, celebrating a new year of developing New York's best teen writers. Beginning Friday, February 26, please join us for a series of evenings, featuring Girls Write Now students and the professional writers who inspire them, at the Center for Fiction. Each event is free and open to the public.
Girls Write Now Receives 2009 Coming Up Taller Award from First Lady at The White House
Mon, 09 Nov 2009, 12:52:16 EST Edited by Carly Zander
WASHINGTON, D.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Girls Write Now, a New York City organization that matches at-risk high school girls with professional women writers for mentoring and writing training, has been nationally recognized as one of 15 youth arts and humanities programs to receive the prestigious 2009 Coming Up Taller Award. Youth and adult representatives of the program traveled to Washington, D.C., to attend a White House ceremony on November 4, where they accepted the award from Mrs. Obama.
Girls Write Now Spring Reading to Feature Today's Amy Robach and Author Jean Thompson
Tue, 09 Jun 2009, 18:33:30 EST Edited by Carly Zander
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Girls Write Now (GWN), New York's premier creative writing and mentoring organization for high school girls, today announced its annual spring reading, the culmination of another year of developing New York's best young writers. On Sunday, June 14, please join us for an afternoon with participants in the program and the women who inspire them -- featuring Amy Robach, National Correspondent for NBC's Today and National Book Award Nominee Jean Thompson, whose new book is 'Do Not Deny Me' (ISBN: 978-1416595632).
Girls Write Now Mentees Win Big in the 2009 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
Thu, 28 May 2009, 18:23:47 EST Edited by Carly Zander
NEW YORK, N.Y., May 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Girls Write Now (GWN), New York's first and only creative writing and mentoring program for high school girls, is proud to announce that 14 of the winning entrees in the prestigious Scholastic Art & Writing Awards-including a national award-were written by this year's talented mentees!
Expand Business Not Your Budget with LEC Power Translator 12
Tue, 10 Feb 2009, 11:50:22 EST Edited by Carly Zander
BOSTON, Mass., Feb. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With economic challenges come creative solutions, says Language Engineering Company, LLC (LEC). LEC Power Translator 12 Premium cost effectively expands product and company awareness to a potential global market. LEC Power Translator provides instant machine translation of 21 different languages in one convenient package (SRP: $79.99).
Internationally Renowned Communications Expert, Ann Wylie, to Speak at Yankee IABC Annual Conference: Making Connections on April 6th at Bentley College Conference Center
Mon, 13 Mar 2006, 17:25:00 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
BOSTON, MA - Mar. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Yankee Chapter of International Association of Business Communicators (Yankee IABC) will host its annual conference on April 6th at the Conference Center of Bentley College, 145 Forest Street, Waltham, MA from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
STC-PMC Annual Conference - March 18-19, 2005 Great Valley, PA
Tue, 01 Mar 2005, 12:44:00 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
GREAT VALLEY, PA /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The award-winning annual conference for the Society for Technical Communication's Philadelphia Metro Chapter returns to Penn State's Great Valley campus on Saturday, March 19, 2005. This year's conference, Transforming Your Career, features a keynote address delivered by internationally renowned technical communicator, trainer, and specialist in the use of visual arts, Jean-luc Dumont of Belgium.
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