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How can you profit from writing contests more systematically and enjoyably? Here's a win-win story plan to help you succeed in creative writing competitions. Tip #1. Look for contests that offer a great range of ...
Instead of paying a premium for an art print, frame a book leaf to add to your home's decor. You can find beautiful illustrations in books you already own, or you can visit thrift stores and used bookstores to find books that contain beautiful illustrations to frame and hang on your walls. Frame sev
American author Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875 -1950) wrote the classic Tarzan adventure series, beginning with "Tarzan of the Apes," published in 1914. The fictional character Tarzan is the orphaned son of English nobleman, Lord Greystoke; he was lost in Africa and raised by apes. Tarzan...
New York is one of the world's busiest cities. Within the hustle and bustle, however, you can find a few places where reading will be a pleasant way to pass the time. You'll find New York locations that provide not only an opportunity to enjoy a good book, but to also take in the sights and sounds t
Posting links to your Facebook profile is an easy way to share your favorite Internet content with friends on the social networking site. Encourage your friend list to pick up a copy of a particular book by providing a link to its Amazon profile. Once clicked on, a link to Amazon opens in a new brow
Although articles are not only required for online websites but also in many other major areas but with the huge popularity of the internet and websites, web content has become the primary aspect of Content ...
Copywriting is something that has been in existence for some time. You can often see copywriting in various locations, such as in advertisements in the newspapers and even on websites that are designed to direct ...
The Wall by Eve Bunting, the poignant story of a visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, is a good picture book to share on Memorial Day or any other day of the year.
Self publishing can be simple and profitable for you, provided you know the ways to survive in the industry. So, before you start self publishing, here are some important points for you to consider that ...
Unlike microorganisms or plants, animals have nervous systems. Composed of cells called neurons, nervous systems enable sensation and perception, as well as voluntary movement and higher forms of consciousness, including emotion, thinking and learning. The central nervous system (CNS) contains by fa
The novel “Holes” is a foundation for numerous educational skills that can be used to expose your students to new ideas. The children’s book, written by Louis Sachar, tells the story of a group of delinquent children at a mandatory corrections camp. Once there, the misguided childr
The Bridget Jones books and movies are not quite remakes, not quite spoofs, but certainly draw inspiration from Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" and "Persuasion". Here's how to leverage Bridget Jones into even more belly-laughs and a love of the classics.
Many individuals feel they have a great book inside of them, ready to be put down on paper. If your goal is to write a book to gain a level of fame, there are several steps you must follow to ensure that you are successful. You must first, obviously, write the book. But then comes the process of que
Cat Talk is a beautifully illustrated picture book that is also an excellent poetry book for children.
Picture books are an effective tool in teaching children elements of fiction. Since children learn better with visual aids at an early age, using picture books allows them grasp a concept or an idea more easily. Picture books also help simplify the process by presenting each element separately to te