Monthly Archives: February, 2014

Writer’s Wednesday: Power by Shaun McGonigal

Power (Protection) by Shaun McGonical takes you into a fascinating, sci-fi, future dystopian world. A world that battles with issue of religion, issues of power and how far we should be allowed to go in our “protection” of others. Shaun McGonical is one of the author’s and founder of PolySkeptic, which is how I came across …

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Link Love (2014-02-25)

Thought-provoking “No. I didn’t know. I didn’t know or think any of this. I was a kid who got good grades and went to college and worked hard. I thought everybody had the experience I was having with alcohol. I thought I was “having fun” like everybody else. And by the time I realized I …

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Link Love (2014-02-21)

Thought-provoking “Quitting something can be hard, it’s true. But not quitting them is harder — you have to live with health problems (or other problems) for the rest of your life. That’s years of pain vs. a few days or weeks of struggle. To me, the choice is clear — choose yourself.” I Tried to …

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Twitterature February 2014

Welcome to Twitterature for February 2014. As always linking up with the wonderful Moderns Mrs. Darcy. Yes Means Yes!: Visions of Female Sexual Power and A World Without Rape by Jaclyn Friedman & Jessica Valenti: Powerful, thought-provoking and oh so important. #MustRead How to Self-Promote without Being a Jerk by Bruce Kasanoff: Great introduction on networking & …

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Writer’s Wednesday: How to Self-Promote Without Being a Jerk – Bruce Kasanoff

Full disclosure, I received a free copy of the book in exchange for an honest review. How to Self-Promote without Being a Jerk by Bruce Kasanoff is a quick and easy read, but that doesn’t take away from the timeless and inspirational content. Kasanoff’s writing style is very clear, precise and easy to understand. The basic …

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Link Love (2014-02-04)

Equality “If you haven’t heard of CeCe, here’s the deal: She’s been in prison since 2011 for killing a man in self-defence. And not the kind of self-defence where you think someone’s looking at you funny or walking around the place carrying suspicious Skittles so you shoot them point-blank and get away scot-free. This is …

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Link Love (2014-02-01)

Thought-provoking “And when my needs come into conflict with what is actually happening, I will teach myself not to need those things anymore. I will sacrifice them on the altar of TRUE LOVE. Our relationship will be like a constant audition where I strive only to show the best, prettiest, least messy parts of myself …

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