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  1. ProducerJohn Barton

    John Barton

    13/06/2017
    4 Strategies for Winning over Gatekeepers
    4 Strategies for Winning over GatekeepersAs SDRโ€™s weโ€™ve all been there before. We have an account that our boss wants us to get a foot in the door with, but when we call into the account we come in contact with the dreaded gatekeeper. The person expertly trained to spot sales reps while...
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    Timothy welch
    14/06/2017 #2 Timothy welch
    solid advice !!
    Tannis Liviniuk
    14/06/2017 #1 Tannis Liviniuk
    Fantastic article, John! These are great sales stategies, and for someone who doesn't have a great deal of cold calling experience these are gold. Thanks for sharing!
  2. ProducerTimothy welch

    Timothy welch

    23/05/2017
    What type of writing best reflects your brand and identity ?
    What type of writing best reflects your brand and identity ?Let us, the Bebee community take a walk down memory lane and forge a list of inspired writers who have inspired, challenged, and taught us to reach for the stars. These people may be family, friends, ย a former teacher, or someone who we have...
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    Timothy welch
    24/05/2017 #2 Timothy welch
    #1 thats good to know thanks for stopping by to comment
    Vincent  ๐Ÿ Manlapaz
    23/05/2017 #1 Vincent ๐Ÿ Manlapaz
    Good read. I liked Novel too, you have mentioned few of the books I have read especially the writing of Dan Brown. However, I found myself more inclined to business, motivational, leadership and creative writing. Keep buzzing @Timothy welch
  3. Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
    The power of reading Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
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    Bill Stankiewicz, ๐Ÿ Brand Ambassador
    18/05/2017 #2 Bill Stankiewicz, ๐Ÿ Brand Ambassador
    I love to read and tell a story at every group presentation
    Preston ๐Ÿ Vander Ven
    17/05/2017 #1 Preston ๐Ÿ Vander Ven
    This comic is so true. I didn't start daily reading til I was in my mid twenties. That was the turning point of my life. The books I choose help change my mindset, and thus everything else.
  4. ProducerTimothy welch

    Timothy welch

    11/05/2017
      The Ratatouille Experiment
    The Ratatouille ExperimentIn 2007, Brad Bird and Pixar Studios took Hollywood and the film industry by storm ย when it whipped together this incredible ensemble of talent and created nothing short of a masterpiece that could be served for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.Hold the...
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  5. Daniel ๐Ÿ Campos
    This book is awesome!!!! Daniel ๐Ÿ Campos
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  6. Daniel ๐Ÿ Campos
    Stages of the reader. Daniel ๐Ÿ Campos
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    John Rylance
    09/05/2017 #2 John Rylance
    I agree with the stages except I have gone straight from 5 to 7. Having never been without books. The thought of no books gives me nightmares re Ray Bradbury's Farenheit 451 and the burning of books.
    Stage 9 is the most important and should lead back to Stage 1.
    Perhaps it should be the reading/book circle.
    Tausif Mundrawala
    09/05/2017 #1 Tausif Mundrawala
    I have been a firm believer in the phases and process of being a reader and then passing on to the future generations. Well the reasons are many as by the time a reader becomes wise in his/her old age being a voracious reader then he/she realizes of becoming an institution. The future generation then has access to such an open university. Thanks for sharing this my friend, @Daniel ๐Ÿ Campos
  7. ProducerTimothy welch

    Timothy welch

    08/05/2017
    A Diamond in the Rough
    A Diamond in the RoughMarilyn Monroe knew how to brand herself. And if she was still ย with us today, I would bet my ย bottom dollar she ย would have ย a huge following on Bebee as ย well as other social media outlets.The internet is wonderful ย resource for ย browsing and...
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    @Julio Angel ๐ŸLopez Lopez
    08/05/2017 #2 @Julio Angel ๐ŸLopez Lopez
    And I would follow her. Let's be diamonds, even if it takes time. Thank you @Timothy welch
    Renรฉe  ๐Ÿ Cormier
    08/05/2017 #1 Renรฉe ๐Ÿ Cormier
    Yes, a clear, concise message it a marketer's best friend!
  8. ProducerMaialen Alonso

    Maialen Alonso

    08/04/2017
    Flower of Nightfall
    Flower of Nightfall BookTrailerย Mina never thought that her life would lead to something so beautiful and yet so tragic.Mina woke up in the middle of a stormy night and her world is forever darkened. Drawn by her familyโ€™s screams, she walks downstairs where a...
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  9. ProducerMaialen Alonso

    Maialen Alonso

    03/04/2017
    Melodies Of Blood -Maialen A-
    Melodies Of Blood -Maialen A-Do you like illustrated novels?Well, this is going to charm you, of course! I wrote it# MelodรญesofbloodMyBook.to/melodiesofblood1 Book I/IIIllustrated NovelA love is born when a rebellion rises and war is near. After, participating in a...
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  10. Flavia Toro Rodriguez
    ๐Ÿ˜œ Flavia Toro Rodriguez
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    Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
    23/03/2017 #1 Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
    LOL this is great !!! buenรญsimo!
  11. ProducerDeb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    Still Life with a Million Words
    Still Life with a Million WordsBooks are a Girl's Best FriendsActually, this image conveys almost a billion words for me. The most important is that Martha Beck is one of my favorite human beings, who happens to write the most life-affirming books.She is wise, funny, truthful,...
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    Ella de Jong
    03/04/2017 #46 Ella de Jong
    #45 Hi Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich, finally here with a tiny answer .. I am such a "bad" reader over the last years :-(
    This is one of the BIG authors: Herman Koch -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Koch View more
    #45 Hi Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich, finally here with a tiny answer .. I am such a "bad" reader over the last years :-(
    This is one of the BIG authors: Herman Koch -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Koch
    she is also a big name: Connie Palmen-- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connie_Palmen
    and I love the short animal story writer Toon Tellegen a lot -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toon_Tellegen
    smile, Ella Close
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    22/03/2017 #45 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #44 Thanks for giving me a glimpse of your teacher's world, @Ella de Jong. I am struck by the 'changing' frequency. I am certain that our impatience in the digital world is adding to our lack of focus in the physical world. And maybe young brains will adapt in ways I don't let comprehend, but it seems to me that we will hit a biological hard stop to this lack of attention in just a handful of years.

    I am really glad, though, that there is still a chance for the joy of turning pages to resonate, although I am resigned to their being a historical legacy at some point.... books are inefficient when it comes to weight and space and are very susceptible to water and insect damage, among other things.

    So, I'd love to be introduced to a contemporary Dutch writer of fiction, if you can point me in that direction.
    Ella de Jong
    17/03/2017 #44 Ella de Jong
    @Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich#43 I can only tell you what I see happening while I'm the temporary teacher in class. I've been in 7 schools since February 1rst and what I saw was this: large differences in classes regarding children reading books, physical books. In classes where there are a lot of books, on places where the children have easy access, where there is serious 'taking care of / respect for' the books, in those classes I've seen a lot of children reading and enjoying it.
    In other classes there was time for reading but a lot of children didn't liked it and kept on 'changing' their book. "I don't like this one, I want to find an other one" and then hanging around the books hoping to have a chat with someone ..

    I've seen quiet a bit of schoolwork on tablets, but no reading books on their tablet, so I cannot say anything about that. My guess is they really like to turn the pages, see an actual book, feeling it, touching it. Being busy a lot of hours per day looking at a screen, only touching their tablet or the school laptop with their fingertips ... it's a very positive sensation to read and hold a physical book is my guess!
    At home I've spoiled my kids: they want to HAVE the books... None of us read e-books (certainly not the one Ive written :-) )
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    14/03/2017 #43 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #34 @Ella de Jong, I would love to hear your teacher's take on whether electronic books are lacking something when it comes to engaging youth, is there a richness in getting to turn a page. Or do they find screens and pixels as or maybe more captivating?

    I do certainly 'envy' the access that the digital formats provide. I only had access to the books physically present in my small town, I think I would be changed in some unknowable way if I'd had a broader access to online search functionality rather than definitively limited to the stroll through the stacks.
    Melissa Hefferman
    13/03/2017 #42 Anonymous
    #39 The feeling is mutual! One day I'll travel up the coast in my RV and we'll write a new page in our Life books. :)
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    13/03/2017 #41 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #33 I agree, @๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams, books are a great way to celebrate life. I love that you remember the book that revealed true love to you. There are just so many for me, that it really is hard to even start to pull together a list.
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    13/03/2017 #40 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #31 I sort of figured you would be a book person, @Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic. I'd would to see a virtual book club blossom in the hives, it is especially fertile ground for authors themselves to create a lot of deep engagement and a way for readers to participate with others around a book that means a lot. I hope to participate in a lot of discussions around books in the future.
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    13/03/2017 #39 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #30 It is a gift that you are a central member of my virtual book club, @Melissa Hefferman. My life is richer for knowing you!
    Cyndi wilkins
    13/03/2017 #38 Cyndi wilkins
    #13 "I never had you tagged as one of the 'billion' sheep, Deb. I see you rather as a border collie, nipping at their heels and cajoling them to go in your direction."
    Excellent metaphor @Ken Boddie View more
    #13 "I never had you tagged as one of the 'billion' sheep, Deb. I see you rather as a border collie, nipping at their heels and cajoling them to go in your direction."
    Excellent metaphor @Ken Boddie...Deb is the sower of seeds...And it is Sowing Season;-)

    "Nothing gets so bad,
    A whisper from your father couldn't fix it.
    Your whisper's like a bridge, he's a river span."

    "Take all that you have,
    And turn it into something you were missing.
    Somebody threw that brick, shattered all your plans." Close
    Aaron ๐Ÿ Skogen
    12/03/2017 #37 Aaron ๐Ÿ Skogen
    #15 I don't know how many times I have had to backtrack a chapter or two, to refresh my recollection of a story @Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich, that is the wonder of getting lost in a tale. Love it!
    Chris Spurvey
    11/03/2017 #36 Chris Spurvey
    #35 Thanks so much @Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich :) I very much appreciate you.
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    11/03/2017 #35 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #29 I have to say that your book falls in the category of one that I will turn to again and again, @Chris Spurvey. You weave a fantastic story that changed my relationship to sales in a major way. In fact, I am starting to work on partnering on a Business Development project - and Your Personalized Sales Plan was the first thing that came to my mind as I start to plan out my work stream.... I'd really recommend "It's Time to Sell: Cultivating the Sales Mind-Set" for anyone pivoting into a role that requires a healthy mindset towards sales!

    https://www.amazon.com/Its-Time-Sell-Cultivating-Mind-Set-ebook/dp/B019D70NHA
    Ella de Jong
    11/03/2017 #34 Ella de Jong
    Thank you @Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich for reminding me of the importance of books and how I ALWAYS take picture books with me when I'm going to school and teach (for one day as a temporary teacher, like my current situation). I'm used to it, I'm not sure how many other teachers do the same :-)
    Even for the 12 year olds there are interesting, fun and beautiful warm picture books about emotions!
    I adore the book: "Rose and the midnight cat. by John Brown; Illustrations Ron Brooks" for it's story about jealousy and the beautiful fine art illustrations!
    ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    11/03/2017 #33 ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    @Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich aren't book's man's best friend. I remember my first book. The one that made me fall in love with reading. Pride and Prejudice By Jane. I loved the book so much and reading became a thing after that. I have alot of books that are up the loft cause nobody reads at home apart from me.And I'm not home. ๐Ÿ™„

    This emotions has a purpose video was such a great experience to watch you transform the book to reality. I love the idea of a emotions journal. I've gone back to the habit of writing a daily journal and it's going good so far. Thank you Deb. I look forward to our conversations.

    Finally Books help our celebrate our life So it can be well-lived. Stay awesome always.
    Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    11/03/2017 #31 Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    I am a book lover and a definition of books as a girl's best friend is close enough to what books really mean to me. Although I don't read the life-affirming books, I enjoyed the video and find the whole concept of a virtual book club very interesting.
    What a great idea of a double buying some titles! Some of my books which I revisit often are pretty battered.
    Deb, I really enjoyed your excellent article that celebrates the art of reading.
    Melissa Hefferman
    11/03/2017 #30 Anonymous
    Virtual book club! Worlds within networks of articles and connections, love that descriptive thought. :)
    Chris Spurvey
    11/03/2017 #29 Chris Spurvey
    Love this Deb! Books decorate a well-lived life.
    Praveen Raj Gullepalli
    11/03/2017 #28 Praveen Raj Gullepalli
    #27 Now you're Talking Heads!
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    11/03/2017 #27 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #25 Well, @Praveen Raj Gullepalli, nothing reminds me more of the bliss of reading & college than these 3 words in a row "Stop Making Sense" .....this ain't no party, this ain't no disco, this ain't no fooling around.
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    11/03/2017 #26 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #13 There may be a touch o' the Irish, @Ken Boddie, but mostly I descend from the land of the printing press - at least that is my excuse for being a kindle refusnik. I read ebooks on my monitor and type up notes and quotes, but 'reading' is something I cannot divorce from sitting in a comfortable position, most likely with a blanket around my feet, beverage at hand, book propped just so for easy page turning.

    Now about my flock..... I typically just do what I do, but when someone stops to ask for directions, they tend to realize I think pretty exhaustively about any position I care enough to espouse. I save the heel nipping for when someone tries to get the sheep all confused over specious claims, then I can run around and bring some clarity to the fields.

    And Producer could indeed be christened with the nom de plume 'virtual emotions journal' just between us and our hundreds of worldwide followers and hive-mates.
  12. ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    The Devil's Children The Silver Bard: In the Beginning - Kindle edition by Max J Carter. Literature & Fiction Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.
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    Milos Djukic
    20/02/2017 #20 Anonymous
    #19 You re welcome @Max๐Ÿ J. Carter, my friend. Good luck!
    Andrew Ledford
    19/02/2017 #16 Andrew Ledford
    For the reading list
    ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    18/02/2017 #14 ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    This is awesome and super cool @Max๐Ÿ J. Carter Virtual High five :)
    Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
    18/02/2017 #12 Javier ๐Ÿ beBee
    Congratulations @Max๐Ÿ J. Carter. Make your dreams come true. We are dreaming big On beBee
    Antoinette Capasso-Backdahl
    18/02/2017 #11 Antoinette Capasso-Backdahl
    #10 This is not slander it is an observation. You don't get to tell me how I feel or think about your work. Which also goes against your "principles".
    Antoinette Capasso-Backdahl
    18/02/2017 #9 Antoinette Capasso-Backdahl
    Pretty much goes against your principles in your "The Book of Khaos Majick" book. Trust factor ZERO. - fiction or not.
    Devesh ๐Ÿ Bhatt
    18/02/2017 #6 Devesh ๐Ÿ Bhatt
    I cant help but remember Deep Thought, Douglas Adams and the number 42 :)
    Franci๐ŸEugenia Hoffman, Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    18/02/2017 #4 Franci๐ŸEugenia Hoffman, Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    Downloaded to my Kindle Fire. :) I'll let you know my thoughts once I get a chance to read your story,
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    18/02/2017 #2 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    Congratulations on pulling this together and putting it out in the world, Max. Let the rippling commence.
  13. ProducerGert Scholtz

    Gert Scholtz

    09/02/2017
    Like Reading a Book
    Like Reading a BookThere is a quick way I find out more about a person. I go to their bookshelf or in some cases, their library and look at what they read. A five minute glance around their shelves tells me what they are interested in, curious about, and gives a...
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    Timothy welch
    18/04/2017 #68 Timothy welch
    very true
    Claire L Cardwell
    23/02/2017 #67 Claire L Cardwell
    I agree @Gert Scholtz that checking out someone's library is very illuminating. @Kevin Pashuk is very right in saying that truly interesting conversations are with people who are avid readers not just watchers of TV etc.
    Claire L Cardwell
    23/02/2017 #66 Claire L Cardwell
    #56 I agree @Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic that books can open our minds ! I am also running out of shelf space in my cottage!
    Sara Jacobovici
    12/02/2017 #65 Sara Jacobovici
    Just came across this link and thought you might find it of interest @Gert Scholtz. http://www.bbc.co.uk/culture/story/20160819-the-secret-libraries-of-history?ocid=fbcul
    Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    11/02/2017 #64 Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    #63 Thank you again, Gert. You are one of the kindest beBee bees. -) I forgot to mention what I am reading now: Entropy-A New World View by Jeremy Rifkin, and Conversations with Goethe by J.P. Eckermann.
    Gert Scholtz
    11/02/2017 #63 Gert Scholtz
    @Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic Like you I also like to read books about books, and about writing. Bought or borrowed. Thank you for reading and for your friendly words Lada.
    Gert Scholtz
    11/02/2017 #62 Gert Scholtz
    @Dean Owen Liar's Poker is a classic, especially if like the both of us, one works in the finance sector. I find Wolfe's writing unique in his portrayal of characters and context. Thanks for stopping by Dean.
    Gert Scholtz
    11/02/2017 #61 Gert Scholtz
    @Sandra ๐Ÿ Smith Thank you for the friendly comment Sandra and what a pleasant surprise to find another who likes Disgrace by JM Coetzee.
    Dean Owen
    11/02/2017 #60 Dean Owen
    I didn't like Tom Wolfe's "Bonfire". I just find not many people can write about Wall St unless they have been through it (like Michael Lewis has). But for books in that sphere I highly recommend Liar's Poker, The Predators Ball, Den of Thieves, Flash Boys, Vendetta: American Express and the Smearing of Edmond Safra. For fiction, I am addicted to Anne Rice.
    Gert Scholtz
    10/02/2017 #59 Gert Scholtz
    #57 @Mohammed Sultan Quite true - one cannot judge a book by its cover, as the saying goes. Better to scan some parts, look at the content pages and read the cover flaps to get and idea of it. And never confuse public relations with family relations :) Thanks Mohammed.
    Sandra ๐Ÿ Smith
    10/02/2017 #58 Sandra ๐Ÿ Smith
    Nice post. I love to read - almost more than anything else! Disgrace is a great book, and thanks for reminding me to reread bonfire of the vanities. I'll take a picture of my shelf and post it on here.
    Mohammed Sultan
    10/02/2017 #57 Mohammed Sultan
    On buying books,the desire to pick up a book with an attractive dust-jacket is irresistible,although this method of selection ought not to be followed ,as you might end up with a dull book and wake up on a call from the bookshop salesperson greeting 'Can I help you sir?we should not take books for granted.it's very easy to enter a shop looking for a book on,say,public relations and to the sudden come out carrying the latest best-selling novel on family relations!
    Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    10/02/2017 #56 Lada ๐Ÿก Prkic
    Great topic, Gert, and nicely written post! Love to read books but also read about books. I have many books but unfortunately not enough space for shelves. We live in a small apartment and many of my books are stored in the boxes. Therefore I decided several years ago to buy only the necessary technical literature. Other books that interest me I borrow from the library, usually 1-3 books per month. Bought or borrowed, books can open our minds and hearts.
    Gert Scholtz
    10/02/2017 #54 Gert Scholtz
    @Ken Boddie @Emilia M. Ludovino @Mohammed Sultan @Kevin Pashuk Thank you for adding to the post with your extensive comments. I appreciate your stopping by. Happy reading!
    Gert Scholtz
    10/02/2017 #53 Gert Scholtz
    #52 @Ian Weinberg Dankie Ian. Ek sal so maak - solank ek nie n met "Freudian slip" lees nie !
    Ian Weinberg
    10/02/2017 #52 Ian Weinberg
    #45 Nee Gert, hy gaan vinnig. Jy moet net a bietjie minder slaap!
    Kevin Pashuk
    10/02/2017 #51 Kevin Pashuk
    Thanks for the tour of your library Gert.

    I fully subscribe to the idea that in order to better know a person, check out their library. All of the truly interesting people I have met in life were readers, who would bring in such wonderful perspectives gleaned from their reading. I can't say I've had the same stimulating conversations with those who only use media (esp. television) to form their worldview.

    I shared some of my library in previous posts, I would hope that more Bees would follow.
    Mohammed Sultan
    10/02/2017 #50 Mohammed Sultan
    Bertrand Russell on his definition of good and bad,better and worse said"A thing is good ,if it's valued for its own sake,and not only for its effects.We take nasty medicines because we hope they will have desirable effects ,but a gouty connoisseur drinks old wine for its own sake ,in spite of possible disagreeable effects.You must do right because it's right ,and not because it's the way to get to heaven .You must save because all sensible people do,and not because you will ultimately secure an income that will enable you to enjoy life."

    Pleasure in not defined by whether to read or not ,but by our ability to differentiate between the means and ends.Thank you @Gert Scholtz for sharing a great article.
    Ken Boddie
    10/02/2017 #48 Ken Boddie
    Read me read my books! I love it, Gert. Like you I have a large collection of books on a variety of subjects but, unlike you, my 'culling' capabilities are poor, except for the odd "How to ...." hurriedly snatched from a charity book sale which I eventually twigged that I would never read. By the way, I would be wary of sniffing books for too long, as the spine glue may 'beam you up', unbeknownst, to a whole new psychedelic world of literature. ๐Ÿ˜
    CityVP ๐Ÿ Manjit
    10/02/2017 #47 CityVP ๐Ÿ Manjit
    #39 That is a great way of approaching cultivation of reading. To sit with an author over a longer frame and allow their world to work on me is definitely a different kind of speed. A neither spend hours with a book nor do I spend hours in a gym. It is inspiring to hear the perspective of life-long readers and I look forward to an appreciation of cultivating a different relationship with time and the gifts that arise through engendering a love for reading books.
  14. ProducerRandy Keho

    Randy Keho

    16/01/2017
    From Boxes to Bookcases: The Resurrection of a Library
    From Boxes to Bookcases: The Resurrection of a LibraryI don't read as much as I used to and, ย looking back, it's probably a good thing. Good or bad, my personal library is a snapshot of who I am and what I've become..ย I read a lot during my formative years, which explains a lot.In fact, I was...
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  15. Lisa ๐Ÿ Gallagher
    Just received my book, Riding Shotgun in the mail from @Don ๐Ÿ Kerr last weekend and I must say, his book is like a bible for male caregivers. This book is also a very moving and inspiring story. A journey, so to speak... about caring for his wife who had cancer. I highly recommend Don's book! Thank you Don, my husband is reading this too. Lisa ๐Ÿ Gallagher
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    Don ๐Ÿ Kerr
    04/01/2017 #1 Don ๐Ÿ Kerr
    So grateful for your continuing support @Lisa ๐Ÿ Gallagher
  16. ProducerAmilcar Pasos

    Amilcar Pasos

    24/11/2016
    Pandoraโ€™s Box
    Pandoraโ€™s BoxPandoraโ€™s Box The opening of Pandoraโ€™s Box, which released the โ€˜evils of the worldโ€™ into existence, is perhaps one of the most well known of the Greek myths. However, much of the original meaning has been subject to cultural variations and...
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    Paul Kemner
    24/11/2016 #1 Paul Kemner
    I was just reading another article on Pandora, by Neoplatonist Scholar Edward Butler:

    http://polytheist.com/noeseis/2015/11/24/mythological-hermeneutics-pandora/
  17. ProducerAmilcar Pasos

    Amilcar Pasos

    09/11/2016
    Embrace Your Destiny
    Embrace Your DestinyEmbrace Your DestinyBy Sandra DawesBooks on #Promocavehttp://promocave.com/embrace-your-destiny/Sandra Dawes shares her story of how her fatherโ€™s death impacted her life and started her journey of self-discovery and self-awareness. The loss of her...
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  18. ProducerRobert Cormack

    Robert Cormack

    07/11/2016
    Why Books Are a Bargain (And Television Isn't).
    Why Books Are a Bargain (And Television Isn't).Here, we are, sitting on a goldmine, and we donโ€™t realize it. In every bookstore across the country, across the world, youโ€™ll find bargains galore. Iโ€™m not talking about the remainder bin. Iโ€™m talking about every bookโ€Šโ€”โ€Šliterature, fiction,...
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    Paul Kemner
    09/11/2016 #6 Paul Kemner
    I know several authors who will type a couple pages by a writer they consider relevant, as a warm-up.
    Doug Overmyer
    09/11/2016 #5 Doug Overmyer
    "Even a dud teaches us something (like, how not to write)." haha... very true. But they are also oddly encouraging. It's the really good books, that sometimes leads me to think, "Oh, I could never write like that; I better hang it up."

    Read a crappy book, though, and I'm totally sitting down and cranking out thousands of words because I'm certain I can write better than THAT!
    Doug Overmyer
    09/11/2016 #3 Doug Overmyer
    I love this. So true!
    Robert Cormack
    07/11/2016 #2 Robert Cormack
    Thanks, Gert. I enjoyed your piece a lot. That doesn't happen often.
    Gert Scholtz
    07/11/2016 #1 Gert Scholtz
    @Robert Cormack I always look for the gems that are your posts. This to me one of your best. You describe the plight of a writer so well: "Behind every book is a story. Each author is a product of survival. We write, we re-write, we deal with rejection, bad reviews, no reviews, nefarious publishers, even more nefarious self-publishers. All just to see our books on a shelf, to have someone say they actually โ€œlikedโ€ it. Thank you Robert
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    Maria Teresa Redondo Infantes
    03/11/2016 #35 Maria Teresa Redondo Infantes
    Hallo Mrs Pamela ..I am sorry not remenber you me?
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    27/10/2016 #34 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #30 Stay tuned Deb. Although I wouldn't call it a happy ending, life is set right, as best it can in the circumstances under which my characters have been placed. Life is full of lessons, we are all tested and we all fail, but sometimes we don't, sometimes we find the path we can take and find peace, with ourselves, with others. "Give me the strength to accept the things I cannot change, change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference". My brother kept this posted on his refrigerator for decades, it was given to him at an AA meeting. The Serenity Prayer. When he passed it was the one thing I insisted be on his marker: Granted Serenity, along with a picture of his cat of course..
    Lisa ๐Ÿ Gallagher
    25/10/2016 #33 Lisa ๐Ÿ Gallagher
    #21 cant wait!
    ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    25/10/2016 #31 ๐Ÿ Fatima G. Williams
    Dear @Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams this was very emotional and a nail-biter to read. I started reading with a smile and all the characters fell into place and I was still wondering why Running deer hated Nicanol after reading the birth part of the episode. Towards the end I was thinking OMG what is this stubborn child going to do and as I wanted my guesses to be wrong . They were not only right but also claimed two lives instead of what I thought as one.
    The loss of a loved one can create such negative feelings and behavior especially when the death is not natural and man-made. I now see why she is treated this way and wonder if Running deer will ever understand that Nicanol has realized the consequences of her action.
    Brilliant fantabulous story writing. This one will definitely never cease from my memory.
    #Youareawesome #Lovedit #PamelaRocks :)
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    25/10/2016 #30 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #25 That's what we get in real life. The current imperfect amalgamation of many, many past actions and thoughts. Almost all of which will stay hidden...

    But, of course, the question is - even when meanness is justified in some sense by a prior interaction - is it acceptable?

    I have held grudges for things unable to be uttered in the same sentence as losing a child. And it is inevitable that there will be individuals who we struggle to get along with - but the poisoning of the clan/community that is an entirely different level of grudge and perhaps one to really be alert for. One person rarely has much of a chance against systemic injustice.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #28 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #26 That's very nice Maria. thank you for sharing with me.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #25 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #18 Ah, so you kept them in reverse timeline! Do you see now why that makes sense? To me it had to be written that way, you had to think about the characters and their actions until this episode and everything fell into place. To me it imbued the story with raw emotion.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #24 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #20 those are some beautiful quotes Maria. Thank you for sharing.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #23 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #5 I actually tire myself out once I start writing, I can't stop. I sat in a coffee shop Saturday, working on the story and before I knew it four hours had passed. They kicked me out because they wanted to close so I went to one of my favorite diners, had a Western Omelet and worked for another hour. I think I got a bit obsessed. You think?
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #22 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #7 Thank you Chas, that means a lot to me. I reread it, which is a mistake I always find things I want to fix and change but this came to me as is so I'm going to restrain myself and let it be.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #21 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #8 thank you my friend! It was really hard to write. I got attached to my characters. I want to eventually do a Prequel and tell the full story of Friend of the Wolf and Morning Dove. Something is telling me that needs to come first. When I finish the final chapter you'll see that. Yes, it's already in my head. Wish I could write it as fast as the story comes to me. I could write a novel in a weekend. :-)
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #19 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #10 I warned you Donna-Louisa, things weren't as the seemed. Tell me, do you perhaps feel a little compassion for Running Deer now? Grief and Loss can change a person and she lost a lot.
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    25/10/2016 #18 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    #15 It is a definite absolutely love filled set of wows. I am glad I waited in order to read them together. I actually thought I would finish them last night, but I decided to let the first five sink in. I hoped you would be able to see the pattern in my relevanting. I didn't even want to scroll and see any comments my first time through. Excited for the finale!!!
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #17 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #11 Thank you for reading Maria! I hope you enjoyed the story. No, not Pocahontas, but I loved the Disney Movie :-)
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #16 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #9 #14 that's very flattering Pascal and Franci. I don't know if I have the fortitude to write a novel, thought I'll admit its been a dream. I've really enjoyed writing this story and it's definitely uplifting to read such kind comments.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    25/10/2016 #15 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    #12 So you liked the stories Deb? You didn't make that clear :-) I saw as you went through each one. I'll have to try that myself. though when I do I see the grammar errors!
    Franci๐ŸEugenia Hoffman, Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    25/10/2016 #14 Franci๐ŸEugenia Hoffman, Brand Ambassador @ beBee
    #9 Yes, I feel the same way, Pascal.
    Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    24/10/2016 #13 Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams
    Thanks all, on the phone, will reply more later. Time for the commute
    Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    24/10/2016 #12 Deb ๐Ÿ Helfrich
    Wow, wow, wow, wow, wow. Did I mention that these stories are wow-worthy?
    Donna-Luisa Eversley
    24/10/2016 #10 Donna-Luisa Eversley
    Omg...@Pamela ๐Ÿ Williams...omg...how could you let this tragedy happen. My heart hurts.. o dear...quite riveting. Very well written๐Ÿ˜ฅ
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