The True Value of Home Ownership in Today’s Economic Climate

by Guest Blogger J. Varnie Barker Times have changed, and so has the economic climate. Five years ago the dream of home ownership merely for the sake of owning one’s own home was enough to bankroll almost an entire economy. Unfortunately that is no longer true. The recent meltdown in home prices has caused many [...]

Book Excerpt: Relationship Mastery by David Fraser

The Need for Relationship Mastery Mastery, in the context of this book, means the attainment of thorough knowledge or skill, and hints at a power that is controlled and used with wisdom and integrity, and a discipline that can be relied upon in good times and bad. Mastery alludes to openness to continued learning and [...]

Author Profile: Tiffany Ashley – Love Script

Q. Why did you decide to write this book? A. Funny story. I actually had a job very similar to Laney’s. I hated it there. (Yes, Mary-Knight is a real person. Yes, she is a total bitch.) I would sit in my office and wish I was anywhere else in the world but at work. [...]

Author Blog Two: Jim Mercer

Christmas Wine In the process of selecting the wine for Christmas dinner, it seemed appropriate to consider wine from a religious context. So I dusted off my King James and this is what I found. The first miracle performed by Jesus involved wine and is described by St. John (Chapter 2: 1-11). While attending a [...]

Author Blog: Tim Pond – The Three Insights

How I got through a major case of writer’s block During the past 15 years I have read at least 100 books about happiness and psychology of success. I have got a great number of great ideas from them and I own a lot to many authors. Yet, I have grown tired of another recipe-like [...]

Book Excerpt – Comfort, Healing and Joy

“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” Anne Frank Sift Through the Pain to Find Some Meaning ”The day that my miracle son, Paul, was diagnosed with a major, permanent, and irreversible disability, including severe mental retardation, my world came crashing down around me. He was 13 months [...]

Author Interview – Comfort, Healing and Joy

Comfort, Healing and Joy by David Fox Q. What excites you most about your book’s topic? Why did you choose it? A. I wanted to share with people, in simple easy-to-read prose, certain penetrating insights I have discovered over the past 30 years, through my own trials and tribulations – some of which were painful [...]