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  • Podcast on Meditation Tips, including for busy executives

    Podcast on Meditation Tips, including for busy executives

    This is the new podcast interview of me by Ayrial founder, Victoria Weston, called “A Meditative State.” Or here. It’s about several topics and ends up with a lively discussion on editing. I think it’s interesting. It’s certainly informative. She also, naturally – as the topic is ostensibly meditation – started off with questions about what meditation is and what a […]Read More »
  • Why I Might Be the Perfect Editor for You

    Why I Might Be the Perfect Editor for You

    The photo is of myself with author Ron Whitehead and an audience member, James Mohan, at Carmichael’s Bookstore, where I had just given a presentation. First, I focus on quality and know the sensibilities of a writer. A central focus of my life has been on writing—being a writer. As an editor, I was called […]Read More »
  • About Myself as an Editor

    About Myself as an Editor

    My interest in writing began at age seven. That was in poetry. By age fourteen I was taking journalism courses and working on the school newspaper, specializing in features. Under my guidance our newspaper won a national first-place Columbia University journalism award and the staff went to New York City to receive it. In the […]Read More »
  • The Ghosts of Virginia and Hunter S. Thompson roam the city library’s aisles

    The Ghosts of Virginia and Hunter S. Thompson roam the city library’s aisles

    Gonzo Fest is THIS WEEKEND. I am excited to be in a literary panel, along with Bill McKeen, Ron Whitehead, Juan Thompson, and Rory Feehan –  moderated  by Michael Lindenberger, a journalist on the editorial board of the Dallas Morning News. It will take place in the Louisville library Saturday the 15th at 4:30. Below – anticipating that […]Read More »
  • Galileo Galilei  Exhibit – Pisa – 2017

    Galileo Galilei Exhibit – Pisa – 2017

    Exhibit January 22. 2017 This was an actual award – my first in the art world – a small group award, inside the  Congress Palace, Galileo Galilei Room,  in Pisa, Italy. Italy is awash with famous names and places. Galileo was very interested in art since boyhood. He is known as the father of many sciences: observational astronomy, modern […]Read More »
  • Maurice Girodias – A bit of Adventure – the Sixties

    Maurice Girodias – A bit of Adventure – the Sixties

    There was a time when books were regularly censored – not just in Communist countries. Right here in the U.S. Living in Greenwich Village, I made a friend of my next-door neighbor, and she in turn used to take trips to Europe in the pay of Maurice Girodias, a publisher notorious for bringing out banned books. Above […]Read More »
  • NEW: Marquis Who’s Who Legacy Biography Press Release – 2016

    NEW: Marquis Who’s Who Legacy Biography Press Release – 2016

    I like to call this my Legacy Biography. It will be on the web forever, and it’s pretty comprehensive. Even my friends may find out some things about me they didn’t know, though much is still left on the sidelines and in books. But for an overview, this is pretty extensive. Thanks to Marquis Who’s […]Read More »
  • New European Art Reviews – in November 2016

    New European Art Reviews – in November 2016

    Below is memorabilia from the Florence, Italy, “Contemporaries in the City of the Uffizi” exhibit I was in, in November. It took place at the Ximenes-Panciatichi Palace, built in the 1400s. About the palace: It was recently restored: “The central ballroom (176,000 sq ft x 330 ft height) and all the adjacent rooms were returned to their original […]Read More »
  • RESCHEDULED FOR 2018 – Sign Up HERE for Jef Crab’s Events

    RESCHEDULED FOR 2018 – Sign Up HERE for Jef Crab’s Events

    THREE EVENTS to choose from and Private Sessions – taught by Taoist, Shaman, Taiji teacher Jef Crab, founder of E.A.S.T. Institute, visiting Raleigh, NC, from Suriname, South America, in June Sign up below to reserve your spot. Just scroll down the PayPal menu to find the event(s) you want to attend. Deposit and Full Payment Options Authenticity & […]Read More »
  • New Review of Keep This Quiet! IV

    New Review of Keep This Quiet! IV

    This new review means a lot to me. I sent a copy of Keep This Quiet! IV: More Initiations to Jan Handel, who “has served as the administrator of Dhyanyoga Centers-Antioch since 2010 and as the Introduction to Meditation instructor since 2011. She has studied yoga and meditation with Shri Anandi Ma in the U.S. […]Read More »
  • The Best Modern and Contemporary Artists 2016  – Vienna

    The Best Modern and Contemporary Artists 2016 – Vienna

    The Best Modern and Contemporary Artists 2016 a curated group exhibit – Steinberg  Palace – Vienna, Austria In Vienna I joined a small group of artists – in a book. The first part of the book displayed works of very famous – prominent – modern artists. The second part had contemporary artists in which I was one. I really wish I could have […]Read More »
  • “Using Dreams to Clear Clutter” – Interview with Margaret

    “Using Dreams to Clear Clutter” – Interview with Margaret

    Watch it here I have just watched “Using Dreams to Clear Clutter”  – under Julie Coraccio’s “Liked Podcasts”  – and I really enjoyed it. Julie is a marvelous interviewer. And that ability shines through. Also, I loaded the answers with examples, as dreams are storytelling vehicles. Please do watch it. I guarantee you’ll find some interesting tips on […]Read More »
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