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Trolls and Online Stalkers—Beware!

Trolls and Online Stalkers—Beware! By Vicki Hinze   Writers get all kinds of messages from all kinds of people.  Ones who are lost, sad, broken-hearted; prisoners, criminals, victims; ones who are in crisis, losing loved ones, dying. People [...]
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Hekmet Fahmy–The Fox Behind the Desert Fox

Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes On June 10, 1940, Italy declared war on Great Britain. At the time, Great Britain lacked the resources to invade Italy, and Italy had no intention of invading Great Britain. However, the two enemies, along with [...]
A Gift Before Departing, Vicki Hinze

A Gift Before Departing

A Gift Before Departing   By   Vicki Hinze     A few years ago I thought I had a life-threatening illness.  It turned out to be a paperwork mistake, but there were about six weeks when I didn’t yet know that. I thought my time here [...]
So you think you want a chance, vicki hinze

So You Think You Want a Chance

  So You Think You Want a Chance By Vicki Hinze   So you think you want a chance.  You have a dream. A goal. A passion.  Okay, then. That’s great. But what are you going to do about it? It’s human nature to want what we want. [...]
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Community Radio Alive & Thriving in DC!

Ever wonder what happened to community radio in the Washington DC Area? Well, wonder no more! With the yearling Independent Radio Station WERA 96.7 now in full swing, it’s time you discover the sounds of DC with  WERA.fm Live Streamed or [...]
Convenient Amnesia, Vicki Hinze

Convenient Amnesia?

  Convenient Amnesia? By Vicki Hinze When the topic of convenient amnesia arises, our typical first reaction is to think that the person just doesn’t want to remember. That can be true for a multitude of reasons, but it isn’t always [...]
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The US Navy, Fat Leonard, & America’s Military Corruption Conspiracy of the Century

Bayard & Holmes ~ Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes The US Navy is currently caught in the throes of the greatest known American military corruption conspiracy of this century to date. After a three-year investigation, the story first broke [...]
Coping with Rejection, Vicki Hinze

Coping With Rejection

  Coping With Rejection By Vicki Hinze   First, let’s set the record straight. We don’t want to just cope with rejection. We want to cope with it constructively. Allowing rejection to shove us into a mental pit of despair isn’t [...]
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Fellow Artist: Nick Stavrides, from a dead end street to a deep blue sea.

By Franck de las Mercedes This is the second installment of my new project, Fellow Artists. I met Nick about two years ago and was immediately taken by his enthusiasm for anything to do with artmaking. A son of Washington Heights, I knew his [...]
4 Tactics of a dream thief, vicki hinze

4 Tactics of a Dream Thief

    4 Tactics of a Dream Thief By Vicki Hinze     Our dreams give us things to look forward to in life.  Big or small, working toward them, provides us with the will to get out of bed in the morning, to have a great [...]