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I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author

I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author


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I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author






Ryan Jay Reviews Halloween Kills, The Last Duel And You On Netflix

Ryan Jay Reviews three new feasts for your eyes and emotions and it's all about the blood and gore. Halloween Kills is in theaters and Ryan spoke with Jamie Lee Curtis which you can hear in this episode. But what about The Last Duel? It's packed with brilliant talent. Hmmm a total miss and a waste of space. Then Ryan Jay Reviews You season 3 on Netflix. Amazing binge watch. The first five episodes will try to convince you to stop watching but hang in there.


Play It Forward Episode 322 With Aidan Quinn From The American Guest On HBO Max

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 322 with actor Aidan Quinn from The American Guest on HBO Max. ADIAN QUINN stars as Theodore Roosevelt in the HBO Max film, THE AMERICAN GUEST, which premiered on September 26. The Brazilian 4- part miniseries created and directed by (Academy Award Nominee) Bruno Barreto. The production also stars Chico Diaz as Cândido Rondon and Dana Delany. Based on a true story, the four-episode miniseries...


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Ryan T Higgins Releases The Book Norman Didn't Do It

Ryan T. Higgins was born in 1983. Like many children of the 80s, he lived on a diet of cartoons, cheese sandwiches, and climbing trees. Until he was four years old, Ryan wanted to grow up to be a tiger. When that didn't work out, he decided to become a cartoonist. He's been making his own cartoons ever since and hasn't grown up yet (and we’re thankful for that!) His two new picture books will delight with his signature wit and whimsy. NORMAN DIDN’T DO IT! is a story about the friendship...


The Daily Mess My Addiction To Water

What if the water we consume could speak. Would you listen to its journey through your body or fight the message?


Brad Tolinski and Chris Gill Release The Book Eruption

When rock legend Eddie Van Halen died of cancer on October 6, 2020, the entire world seemed to stop and grieve. Since his band Van Halen burst onto the scene with their self-titled debut album in 1978, Eddie had been hailed as an icon not only to fans of rock music and heavy metal, but to performers across all genres and around the world. Van Halen's debut sounded unlike anything that listeners had heard before and remains a quintessential rock album of the era. And they would end up as one...


Play It Forward Episode 321 With Ken Seeley From Intervention

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 321 with Ken Seeley from Intervention Seeley has remained professionally and personally involved in recovery since his sobriety date of July 14, 1989. Ken's greatest personal satisfaction comes from working with clients and their families as the founder and owner of Intervention911 and KenSeeley Communities (KSC) located in Palm Springs, CA. Ken has been a featured interventionist on the Emmy...


William Shatner In Space

Captain Kirk took his first flight into space. He was deeply moved calling the earth life and space death.


Jo Piazza And Christine Pride Release The Book We Are Not Like Them

"Now these women, they can WRITE!" -Terry McMillan, New York Times bestselling author of It's Not All Downhill from Here "We Are Not Like Them will stay with you long after you turn the last page." -Laura Dave, New York Times bestselling author of The Last Thing He Told Me Told from alternating perspectives, an evocative and riveting novel about the lifelong bond between two women, one Black and one white, whose friendship is indelibly altered by a tragic event-a powerful and poignant...


The Daily Mess Know The Backstory

What you don't see cannot be compared to what you assume. Just because doesn't equate to what really is. We live in an age of book covers being judged. Therefore it must be,. When in reality we don't know the backstory.


Andrew Marshall From NBC's The Voice

Andrew was inspired at a young age to get into music after watching theater and seeing his sisters sing in choir. He joined musical theater and by middle school was landing the leads. He went on to learn guitar and began songwriting. One day in high school, his friend noticed Andrew's eyes were yellow so his parents rushed him to the doctor. Andrew was later diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 16 and received treatment for the next three years. Make-A-Wish made it possible for him to meet...


Play It Forward Episode 320 With Scott Brick From Dune

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 320 with Scott Brick the voice of Dune. Scott Brick first began narrating audiobooks in 2000, and after recording almost 400 titles in five years, AudioFile magazine named Brick a Golden Voice and “one of the fastest-rising stars in the audiobook galaxy.” He has read a number of titles in Frank Herbert’s bestselling Dune series, and he won the 2003 Science Fiction Audie Award for Dune: The Butlerian...


I Can't Live Without It

October 13, 2021 When written thought becomes spoken word. Will it be enough to inspire action? No matter how strong your heart is, at the drop of a hat human emotion easily turns into a follower. When projected a single thought plants a seed. Ultimately it’s our choice to believe. We play the white picket fence game. Pitting the right side against the left. Both sides could be right. How is that possible? Leaders say things over and over so that those following begin to believe. It’s like...


Lynette Rice Releases The Book How To Save A Life The Inside Story Of Greys Anatomy

More than fifteen years after its premiere, Grey’s Anatomy remains one of the most beloved dramas on television and ABC's most important property. It typically wins its time slot and has ranked in the Top 20 most-watched shows in primetime for most of its seventeen-season run. It currently averages more than eight million viewers each week. Beyond that, it’s been a cultural touchstone. It introduced the unique voice and vision of Shonda Rhimes; it made Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh and T.R....


Pod Crashing Episode 124 With Toure From Who Was Prince

Nothing Compares 2 U is built from two decades of interviews with musicians, lovers, friends and collaborators from Prince’s inner circle, including Morris Day, guitarist Wendy Melvoin, fiancée Susannah Melvoin, who also contributed the foreword, manager Alan Leeds, engineer Susan Rogers, girlfriend Jill Jones, childhood friend Andre Cymone, Revolution members Dez Dickerson, BrownMark, and Bobby Z, and many others, who offer unique insights into the mysterious musician. This revelatory...


The Daily Mess Awareness Is The First Reaction

The method of madness that reigns inside the depths of my purpose is that of a calling and or command to always preparing for the rise of darkness. For there cannot be light tomorrow without a ray of hope becoming light. This isn't a challenge and it isn't being offered to change. Awareness is the first reaction to all things moving.


Joe Grushecky Celebrates The 25th Anniversary of American Babylon

American Babylon, first issued in 1995, was produced by Bruce Springsteen whose friendship with Grushecky predates the album’s sessions and has endured in the intervening decades. The new American Babylon2 CD set offers 27 tracks including the album’s original 12 selections among which are “Chain Smokin’,” “Only Lovers Left Alive,” “What Did You Do In The War” as well as “Homestead” and “Dark and Bloody Ground,” the latter two co-written with Springsteen. Original demo recordings of “Chain...


Play It Forward Episode 319 With Jeff Alworth The Beer Bible 2nd Edition

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 319 with Jeff Alworth creator of The Beer Bible 2nd Edition. It’s the ultimate guide to one of the world’s oldest, alcoholic beverages. Originally published in 2015, the bestselling, IACP Award-winning first edition took the beer world by storm and established Jeff Alworth as one of the most recognized authorities on beer. But the world of beer has evolved significantly in the past six years. In...


The Lyrics From Billys Forest Chapter 266

October 12, 2021 A cool early summer breeze sweeps across my writing. The atmosphere of being present gives sight to my senses. Taking note of last night’s super moon. It was dubbed a strawberry moon. I stood watching as it slowly moved across the sky. It was so incredibly bright. I could see everything the forest was providing. Within our personal walk and way, are there moments of such clarity? What is your super moon? If we had such a perfect view how much would you change? We do it all...