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Chris Edwards is the youngest of 'The City2Surf Legends', a small group of men who have completed the iconic Sydney City2Surf Fun Run every year since 1971.
As a teenager he made a commitment to run in the annual event 50 times in under 100 minutes. Today, 47 years later, he is still on track to achieve this long-term personal goal.
Chris is a leadership and life coach who specialises in goal setting, life management and personal performance. His clients comprise of people from all walks of life and have included politicians, business leaders, small business owners and mums and dads who all want to improve their business, personal or career performance.
He is also author of the official history of the City2 ... read more
Latest book: How to Break
Your Fitness Slump and Comfortably Finish a Fun Run
Mike Pickard’s writing serves as the bridge between his professional work in technology and his passion for the creative arts.
Several of Pickard's short stories have been published, including Hardwired, which won a Ray Bradbury Creative Writing Prize in 2005.
Pickard's first major work was The Gerfnit Chronicles, a science fiction mystery/adventure and his first novel. The story began as a series of letters to his daughter who spent several summers at overnight camp. Pickard’s extensive backgroud working with cutting edge technology has proved helpful for imagining fictive universes and societies. Strong satire keeps readers grounded and laughing.
Pickard has studied writing at the University of Chica ... read more
Latest book: Originated Under Twin Suns
Dr. Thomas Hall
Dr. Hall received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Tufts University in 1981 and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Fordham University in 1992. After working as a psychotherapist in many different settings, he started a private practice in 1999.
Dr. Hall’s former patient and co-author, Andrea Avigal has been in full recovery since 2006. She returned to school and received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Marist College in 2010 and her MSW from Adelphi University in 2012.
Latest book: Secrets Unraveled: Overcoming Munchausen Syndrome
Lee Button was born in Phoenixville, Pa. His dad was a Pastor there. Most of his schooling was in Berwick, PA, the home of Wise Potato Chips and location of one of the oldest running races in America, the Berwick Marathon.
He played basketball for and graduated from Washington Bible College and later, Capital Bible Seminary in Lanham, MD. A faculty position at Washington Bible was his first full-time job where he remained for 4 years, teaching adult education classes and serving as the Athletic Director. In that capacity he also coached men's soccer and basketball.
While at the college he met and eventually married Connie Hughes. They have been married for 38 years and have 6 children, three boys and three gir ... read more
Latest book: God Doesn't Want Your Religion
Mandi Castle is am award winning novelist, reader, freelance writer, and reality TV show watcher. She is obsessed with books, music, tacos, and football and has an addiction to smart funny people. She lives in Dallas where you can often find her throwing dance parties in her kitchen.
Latest book: Dear Stephanie
Noelle is a graduate os SDSU. She taught in public education for 15 years, a large portion of that in the field of performing arts education, before staying home to raise her 3 boys with her husband, Ken. While the boys napped she got reacquainted with her piano and began playing professionally, composing and producing her own music. It was during this period that she began to write in more depth. This eventually led to her first book, Pieces of Sky; a memoir (released 2013) which details the events of her formative years and the process of recovery from a severely abusive childhood. She is currently a Masters Candidate at CSUDH seeking a degree in the field of Arts and Humanities with an emphasis in Music. ... read more
Latest book: Pieces of Sky: a memoir
Vladimir Di Prima
Vladimir Di Prima è nato a Catania nel 1977. Laureato in legge e specializzato in criminologia è autore dei romanzi Gli Ansiatici (Prova d’Autore, 2002) e Facciamo Silenzio (Azimut, 2007). Suoi racconti sono apparsi in diverse antologie e riviste letterarie. Vanta inoltre preziose collaborazioni con artisti della musica leggera italiana fra cui il compianto Lucio Dalla. È prossimo al matrimonio, adora i gatti e la sua montagna.
Latest book: Le incompiute smorfie
CW Seymore is the author of "Shards of Glass" my personal memior back into the horrors of childhood, spanning 15 years at the hands of my father. I wrote under a pen name to protect memebers of my family and the innocent involved.
"Please Lord, don't let him find me, Please Lord, don't let him find me," was my daily prayer to a God I was hoping would be there. I sought safety when and where I could find it - in the cornfield, under the bed, behind the couch or in the forest, rocking back and forth, tears blurring my vision. I was petrified, terrified, alone and helpless to stop the physical, emotional, mental and sexual abuse my father inflicted day in and day out.
If you’ve suffered in silence at the han ... read more
Latest book: Shards Of Glass - A Little Girl's Journey Back into Her World of Physical, Mental and Sexual Abuse
Jay Speights is an award winning author, chaplain, spiritual coach, and Director of The New Seminary, the oldest Interfaith Seminary in the world. His multi-faith approach has lead him to continuously search for common universal truths about God, creation, and existence. Jay believes we must always strive to be attuned to our Higher Self, which is reflected in his discipline of prayer, meditation, daily spiritual practice and writing.
For many years he was a contributor to The Washington Times Online Edition and religionandspirituality.com, where he provided social, spiritual, and political commentary focused on getting people to interact and relate on a higher level. A November 2009 Post from his Washington ... read more
Latest book: 7 Days With Adam
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By training, i am an MBA(IB) and MFT from Pondicherry University, Puducherry with 18 years working experience in Foreign Trade Market Research, Development, Legal Advising on Trade & Tariff matters and Digital Trade Promotions.
Latest book: Key Factors for Successful Export
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Latest book: Science & Science Fiction: Versions of the Future
H. L. LeRoy
H. L. (Holly) LeRoy is an American short story writer and novelist, author of the award winning Street Crimes anthology and the novel The Fountain of the Earth (Nov. 22, 2013), first in a series of young adult adventures. Book two, Heralds of Juno, will be released in 2015. Born in San Jose, California, LeRoy currently resides in the Sierra Nevada Mountains with his family.
Latest book: The Fountain of the Earth
When Laci’s not reading or writing, she can be found with her husband supporting their two teenaged children in a thing called life. Or maybe she’s running around with her camera taking photos while camping and/or hiking. Or lastly, and most probable – the TV is on in the background while she’s perusing her social media sites.
Their family resides in the state of Virginia.
Latest book: Salty Beaches
Larry Votava is an Australian author who lives in Perth.
The Mahogany Ship novel, although fiction, has some truth to it — the legend of the Mahogany Ship does exist, fishermen having sighted the boat high and dry on a beach near Port Fairy Victoria in 1836. There were numerous sightings in the years afterwards, but eventually the shipwreck disappeared into the sand or myth. The author, as a child, holidayed with his family for fourteen years at the caravan park at Port Fairy — hence the camp ground setting. Some of the kids' exploits in the novel did actually happen. As a whole though, the novel is a work of fiction.
The Mahogany Ship novel is the first published novel of the author, but not the first wri ... read more
Latest book: The Mahogany Ship
Nikhil Tamhankar is a Computer Science Engineering student of Institution of Engineers (India). He loves blogging, acting, developing websites, desktop publishing, and learning new technologies. He is a certified Asp.net developer and Desktop publisher. He is owner of HowLog.in
Latest book: Bring X factor to Your Blogger Blog
Michael S. Okun M.D.
Michael S. Okun, MD is considered a world's authority on Parkinson's disease treatment, and his publications provide a voice and an outlet to empower people living all over the world.
He is currently Administrative Director and Co-director of the University of Florida Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration. The center he runs is unique in that it is comprised of over 45 interdisciplinary faculty members from diverse areas of campus, all of whom are dedicated to care, outreach, education and research. Dr. Okun has been dedicated to this interdisciplinary care concept, and since his appointment as the National Medical Director for the National Parkinson Foundation in 2006, he has worked with the 43 ... read more
Latest book: Parkinson's Treatment: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life: Persion Edition
Writing has always gotten me in trouble. Still does.
I have been a fan of science and speculative fiction since I found it in the young people's section of the library. In grade school, I devoured works by Heinlein, Norton, Asimov, and Huxley among others. By the time I had finished high school, I had read every science fiction book in the town's library.
When I was in high school I wrote short stories instead of paying attention in math class. This did not help my math grade and would have serious consequences a few years later.
In college, I could be counted on for the divergent opinion. This was after my failed math forced a complete redirection of my life plan. A disastrous Freshman year at Brandeis Univers ... read more
Latest book: Flying With Fairies - The Complete Set
Com uma formação em ciências, na área da Biologia, tenho-me dedicado paralelamente à escrita criativa. "Quem semeia no Tejo" foi o meu primeiro conto a ser publicado, em 2013, no livro "Lisboa no ano 2000 - uma antologia assombrosa sobre uma cidade que nunca existiu". Sou também autor e co-autor de argumentos para curtas metragens, mas tudo isso no pouco tempo que sobra da actividade profissional de base, que exige horas a fio a analisar espécies de insectos ao microscópio...
Latest book: Anima lusa
- B.Arch., Architect, December,1980
Post Graduation / Enginering School
- Structural Security National Course - 1981
- Skyscrapers construction - 1982
- Development of Reinforced Concrete - 1982
- Structural Design of Buildings - 1982
- Structures' Calculation - 1982
- Seismic resistant Engineering - 1983
- Simpatcom - Applications of Reinforced Concrete – Years 1989 to 1993
Post Graduation / General
- Autocad Advanced Applications - 2001
- Cost Estimation - 2003
- AIA – American Institute of Architects - International Associate since 2004
- Frank L. Wright's Martin House Complex- Associate since 2009
Latest book: Learning Punch Software (R): Power Tools - Second Edition
Edward M Wolfe
Edward M Wolfe was a field reporter for one of the first independent news websites in the late 90's, and later worked as a city beat reporter on the Oregon coast.
His latest novel, Reaching Kendra, is a story about what happens when true love is interrupted by terrorism, and other religious beliefs, featuring a prolonged Near Death Experience and multiple Out of Body experiences..
He lives in Tulsa with two human children, and two canine children who all love his writing, and tolerate his guitar playing.
ewolfe @ edwardmwolfe.com (remove spaces after copying and pasting)
Latest book: 9 Stories
Shelley Hitz is an award-winning and international best-selling author. However, she gives all the glory to God for what He is doing through her life. As she likes to say, “God is the author, I am simply the pen.” Shelley has been ministering alongside her husband, CJ, since 1998 and her main passion is to share God’s truth and the freedom in Christ she has found with others. She does this through her books, websites and speaking engagements.
She is also the co-owner of BodyandSoulPublishing.com where she shares free Christian books on her blog, owner of Self-Publishing-Coach.com where she helps authors get published and noticed and co-founder of CrossReads.com where Christian readers and authors meet.
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Latest book: How to Write a Book From Outline to Finish Line: 10 Simple Ways to Outline Your Nonfiction Book
Denzel Holmes is the author of seven Western novels, set in Texas and true to the times and places. He grew up in the ranch country of Pecos County, Married his sweetheart Margie when she was 16 and he was 20. Going on 57 years now. They live in Belton and sell their books there and at Canton, Kerrville, Waxahachie, Dripping Springs, Wichita Falls, Madisonville, San Angelo, Georgetown, Round Rock, Nacogdoches, Killeen, Temple, and many other local venues. He speaks to civic, social and library groups where asked.
Latest book: Phantom Herd
I've written this book to help musicians, in particular, fiddle players practice. I've been writing fiction stories for a long time and since I'm a Texas fiddler, wanted to share my love of it with the world.
Latest book: 10 Fiddle Tips
Paul R. Lipton is an attorney, a speaker, a legal consultant, and a blogger. He is currently a co-chair of the Eleventh Circuit Committee on Professionalism in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Hour of the Wolf is his first book.
As an attorney, Paul tried cases for more than forty years. He has litigated numerous jury and non-jury trials in complex commercial, probate, estate, and trust cases involving national and international companies. Paul began his career as an assistant district attorney in Nassau County, New York, before moving to Florida. Once there, he practiced law in a number of firms. For thirteen years, he was a trial attorney with the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig. Paul was a principal ... read more
Latest book: Hour of the Wolf: An Experiment in Ageless Living
BENJAMÍN NAVA BOYAS
Nativo de Cuernavaca, Morelos, México (24 de septiembre de 1962). Maestro en Literatura por el Centro de Investigación en Docencia y Humanidades del Estado de Morelos. Treinta años de periodista en Morelos y varios estados del país. Viajes de trabajo periodístico a Cuba (1989-90) y en Estados Unidos a Dallas y Austin, Texas (1991-92). Residencia académica como Editor Teacher en la materia de Literatura Chicana en la Universidad Estatal de Nueva York (2008). Ha editado seis libros de narrativa periodística, poesía y cuentos. Actualmente Presidente del Colegio y Asociaciones de Comunicadores de Morelos y Director Editorial de la Secretaría de Información y Comunicación del Gobierno del Estado de Morelo ... read more
Latest book: DESTERRADOS ERRANTES
Mariela González is a Clinical Laboratory Scientist and a native of Venezuela. She has worked in Clinical Microbiology and received her Masters degree from the University of Minnesota. While a volunteer at the Science Museum of Minnesota she realized how much she enjoyed teaching science to young children. She enrolled in the Institute of Children’s Literature graduating from their course of study: Writing for Children and Teenagers. “Can You Say Bacteria?” is her debut as a children's non-fiction author. Currently, Mariela is a certified Medical Interpreter living in Atlanta with her husband and two daughters.
Latest book: ¿Puedes Decir Bacterias?
Lauren Salem currently lives in Pennsylvania with her boyfriend, Brian, and her cat, Oswald George. She works for a user-experience consultancy as a research associate, compiling data and organizing spreadsheets about digital design trends. Reunion at Walnut Cherryville, a third-prize winner in the 2013 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards, is her first published novel. In her spare time, she enjoys swimming, cooking, baking, and playing games.
Latest book: Revenge of Rivals (Book 2 Eternal Feud Series)
William Jenkins was born in Ottawa in 1932. He attended Queen’s University at Kingston, Ontario, graduating in 1954 with a B.A. in Mathematics and Physics.
He worked on the Avro Arrow project in Toronto and then started a 45 year career in computing, working as technical support, programmer, sales representative, manager, consultant to the Federal Government and computer guy at the local hospital.
After retirement, he took the real estate course and sold residential real estate for five years.
William is married to Claire, a former high school counselor. Their three children are Bill, a lawyer in Calgary, Bruce, an electrician in Kingston and June, an ESL teacher in Switzerland.
Latest book: The Case of the Greedy Goat
I'm a luscious lady with a love of baking & domination. I dish discipline whilst waiting for the cookies to be ready. If you are very, very good, I might even let you lick out the bowl…
Latest book: At His Command
I never dreamed that I would someday publish a book, whether physical or electronic. It all started in the late 1990s when I picked up a free copy of Ron Shandler's Baseball Forecaster at a sports card show. After reading the annual publication from cover to cover, I would never look at baseball statistics the same way again. Having been completely immersed in the exciting world of fantasy baseball, I began forecasting baseball player performance and producing projections of my own, and have been doing so ever since. Following years of spreadsheets and calculations, I finally made the epic decision to share my process with the world.
I am the 2015 Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA) Baseball Writer of th ... read more
Latest book: Projecting X 2.0: How to Forecast Baseball Player Performance
John Teehan is a writer, artist, musician, and all-round stand-up sort of guy, ya know? He hails from the wild salt marshes of West Warwick, RI where he can be often found taunting sleeping dragons and mooning passing spaceships.
Yeah... the town council isn't sure what to do about all of that.
Latest book: Whisps
KT McColl has been writing erotica since 2008, snatching laptop time whenever an hour or two of privacy can be assured. KT lives in Southwestern Ontario.
Latest book: Lamb
Born on April 13th, 1985
A huge fan of all sports, especially basketball, has a pet, an English bulldog named Sugar.
As a big fan of science fiction and horror movies since the time when I was a kid, I'm very happy to be able to devote my full time creating stories,worlds, and colorful characters, which hopefully many readers will enjoy.
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Latest book: System of Fear
Zoë Sharp was born in Nottinghamshire but spent her formative years living on a catamaran on the northwest coast of England.
After a promising start at a private girls' school, she opted out of mainstream education at the age of twelve. She wrote her first novel when she was fifteen and created her no-nonsense ex-Special Forces turned bodyguard heroine Charlie Fox after receiving death-threat letters in the course of her work as a photojournalist.
Sharp’s short stories have been used in school text books and turned into short films, and the Charlie Fox series has been optioned for TV.
Her work has been nominated for the Edgar, Anthony, Barry, Benjamin Franklin, and Macavity Awards in the United States, as ... read more
Latest book: Fox Hunter: Charlie Fox Book 12 (Charlie Fox Mystery Thriller Series)
I got my start writing romance novels by accident. I have always been drawn to strong female characters in books, like Honor Harrington. And I also believe that there is a lack of LGBT characters in media. So one day I came up with a story idea that combines the two... two days later I completed the manuscript for Music of the Soul.
My writing style may not be the most professional nor grammatically correct, but I never profess to be an English major, just a person that wants to share a story. I maintain that my primary language is sarcasm.
Each of my books features strong likeable female characters that are flawed. I think that flaws and emotional or physical scars make us human and give us more character th ... read more
Latest book: What Happened In Vegas?
Jack L Marsch
Jack L Marsch was born in May 1975 in Budapest. He went through the school system with the 'talented but lazy' epithet that was the result of boredom and an overactive imagination. This imagination as well as an innate curiosity towards the world led him to begin the search for a muse and a way to express himself.
Ever since he can remember Marsch has been driven by the desire to create, stories and scenes jostling for attention and release; and it was the visual word of graphic art that he first turned his attention. When he realized that the static nature of lines and color on paper expressed only fleeting moments of tension that did not lend themselves to the crafting of more detailed scenarios and characte ... read more
Latest book: Excolopolis: Poles of Enforcement
TREVI FORMEA is the pen-name of Jo-Anna Rose.
She is an Australian 'Baby Boomer' raised in the southern suburbs of Brisbane, Queensland, and was born the youngest of four children (refer: A BABY BOOMER - At any age).
In 1966, when 'Trevi' was 15, she won an essay competition which posed the question - 'What would you do if you were cast away on a deserted island with Elvis Presley?' The competition was organized through the once popular, but now defunct magazine - EVERYBODY'S. Their first prize from each state Australia wide - was a week for two, all expenses paid including air-fares, to beautiful Brampton Island Resort situated in tropical Queensland's Barrier Reef. Trevi was their youngest contestant an ... read more
Latest book: The Littlest Angel - For unto this day a child is born
Jim Fourniadis is just a kid from Jersey who ended up in San Francisco. For nearly two decades he fronted notoriously silly punk band Rats of Unusual Size and has written two musicals, The Wicker Man and Lovesick. Somehow he managed to open up a small black box theater in the Mission called the Dark Room where he writes and directs plays several times a year, when he's not busy emptying garbage cans.
He also plays banjo.
Latest book: The King Lives: an Elvisceral Adventure
Dvorah has an M.A. in Human Development and a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. She was a featured columnist for the Chicago Tribune Women News, and has hosted her own TV and radio shows on Enlightened parenting - and other radical topics in the field of human development.She has been teaching meditation, talking about personal freedom and causing trouble all over the “spiritual” United States for the past 33 years.
“I came to the United States on the General Moore, a ship that landed in New York Harbor 57 years ago. My father held me on his shoulders so I could see the Statue of Liberty holding her torch of hope and welcome. We were refugees from Nazi Germany, spared from the ovens and ... read more
Latest book: The Dali Mama Sutras (A Compilation of Sayings to Relax You Into Your Open, Spacious, Loving, Free-Flowing Nature!)
I live in Auckland, New Zealand where I was born and raised. My hubby was born in India and came to New Zealand in the late '80's. This is the subject of my books, Julie & Kishore and the sequel, Julie & Kishore: Take Two. Both of these stories are based on our lives, how we, as a couple faced being in an inter-racial relationship at that time.
We have now been married for more than twenty years and have two children who are young adults. We also have a Pomeranian dog called Louie and his best friend is our ginger cat, Donny.
I am currently writing a third book, which has many of the same characters but is a completely different story.
Latest book: Julie & Kishore
I have always loved writing and I hope everyone will enjoy the book. It is an emotional journey and I'm so glad to be able to share this with everyone, 15% of my profits will go to charity. Thanks so much for your support.
Latest book: Al d'Rien
Benjamin Kelly is a qualified hypnotherapist, psychotherapist and registered nurse. He currently operates a busy hypnosis and life coaching practice in Sydney. His personal interest include running, SCUBA, rock climbing and staying as active as possible in both his professional and personal life. Ben is committed to lifelong learning and reads more than he writes!
Latest book: Trance-Formed. Changing Your Life With Hypnosis
Horror, urban fantasy and children's author
My heart felt goal is to inspire with the books I write for kids, as well as adults. Karate isn't about fighting, it's about learning how to fight, so you never ever have to! My urban fantasy series is pure indulgence for my love of horror and strong women that can do anything they set their minds to!
Latest book: Minding the Tiger
David has worked in senior management positions within multinational organisations for more than 15 years. These businesses were involved in Manufacturing, Construction, Property Development, Tourism and Transport. For 20 years he also ran an Accounting practice that provided accounting and taxation advice, mortgage broking, financial services and business development advice.David became qualified and licensed as a Public Accountant, Commissioner for Declarations, Tax Agent, Financial Planner, Mortgage Broker, Property Developer, Real Estate Principal, Motor Vehicle Dealer and Second Hand Dealer. With his exposure to many thousands of business dealings, David shares his wide industry experience with practical ... read more
Latest book: Money - 500 Ways To Gain Control For Life
Pem Namgyal, born 18 May 1961, is a medical doctor. He was a key member of the Royal Civil Service of the Government of Bhutan for almost fifteen years before leaving to join WHO in 2001. His work in WHO is mainly in the area of immunization and vaccines. He is an avid reader and loves writing, mainly short stories. Several of his short stories have already appeared in the national daily, Kuensel, and magazines such as Tashi Delek, and he already has quite a following in Bhutan for his writings.He is married and has two daughters and currently lives in Geneva.
Latest book: The Unfinished Dream and Other Stories