One of the most important rebel historical figures in Massachusetts prior to the beginning of the Revolutionary War was Doctor Joseph Warren. Had he survived the war, he would most certainly have been a major contributor to the creation and governance of our new nation. I can easily see him a member of George Washington’s cabinet, a governor of Massachusetts, a U. S. Senator or Congressman. If you have read Crossing the River, you are acquainted with him. I won’t repeat the biographical… Continue
Added by Harold Titus on March 17, 2014 at 10:11pm —
Healthy Family Meals
By American Heart Association
Inspired and Beneficial
Most of us know that we should consume more fruits and vegetables each week, include fish and lean meats in our diet and whole grains, while cutting back on… Continue
Added by Ann B. Keller on November 10, 2013 at 8:31am —
Room of Tears is a spiritual story about heroes, miracles, and faith. It’s also a story about love, death, and tragedy.
In the summer of 2041, 71-year-old Diane O’Connor invites Friar Antonio Ortiz to her home in Queens. The reason is nothing short of mysterious: she has a request for him, which entails giving him a letter and a recording… Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on July 31, 2013 at 8:39am —
My special guest today is author Linda Merlino, whose latest suspense novel, Room of Tears, has just been released by Canadian-based publisher Imajin Books. She’s here today to talk about her inspiration for the book, among other things. Linda has a fascination with heroes and writes her fiction to honor ordinary men and women who react unselfishly in… Continue
Added by Mayra Calvani on July 27, 2013 at 12:37pm —
Award winning Director Off-Broadway/Lincoln Center.
Daniel P Quinn produced the US Premiere of Edward Bond's plays DEREK and STONE at Lincoln Center and in SOHO. His Award winning work included John Maguire's 1877 melodrama HONESTY IS THE BEST POLICY by The Irish Institute, the Italian premiere of Tom Murphy's THE GIGLI CONCERT in Rome, Daniel Gabriel's SACCO & VANZETTI, Sophocles THE WOMENOF TRACHIS in New York and on tour at… Continue
Added by danielpquinn684 on July 10, 2013 at 6:53am —
The Woodcutter is a Western Historical novel that is intriguing and interesting, and will keep the reader wondering what will happen next until the end.
The novel is set in Virginia in the winter of 1888. A reporter, Dana Reynolds gets fired from as a reporter in… Continue
Added by Irene Roth on June 1, 2013 at 11:13am —
The World of Ink Network will be touring author Dennis Milam Bensie’s acclaimed contemporary heartfelt memoir, One Gay American and true life story, Shorn: Toys to Men throughout June and July 2013.…
Added by World of Ink Network on May 29, 2013 at 9:00am —
After hearing decades of prime-time comedy at the expense of Conservatives, author JC Shannon decided it was time to turn the tables of satire. Taking readers deep into ‘The Teflon Hall of Fame’, his new book gives Liberals a literal run for their… Continue
Added by Michael Tacsay on February 13, 2013 at 11:38pm —
Recently, I received an email asking me what I read and what influences me?
With a full time job in the wonderful world of retail sales and a beautiful daughter growing faster than a weed in the spring, I feel like I barely have time for anything else.
These days, I try to squeeze in a story from some of the very talented authors here at Trestle Press: Karen Vogel, Sarah Price, Crystal Linn & Roger Rheinheimer (sorry for not listing them all – there’s too many).… Continue
Added by George Michael Loughmueller on September 11, 2012 at 5:10am —
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Added by Bob Nelson on August 30, 2012 at 9:55am —
When Art Imitates Life
By Dr. Maxine Thompson
According to Wikipedia, The quote, “Art imitates Life” “has its most notable proponent in Oscar Wilde, who held in his 1889 essay The Decay of Lying that ‘Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life’.”
As an African American, I see things differently. I’ve… Continue
Added by Dr. Maxine Thompson on April 29, 2012 at 9:57am —
I have self-published my books of poetry and my story, My Literary Profile: A Memoir, under the imprint Ohan Press at http://home.comcast.net/~hsarkiss. These books are available at the Press and also at amazon.com and bn.com. Please feel free to visit and read descriptions, reviews and other information.
Added by Helene Pilibosian on March 26, 2012 at 2:13pm —
Victims of Communism, why should Americans care?
In today’s America, the Victims of Communism seem to have only sporadic attention, primarily from conservative groups and the refugees themselves.
Yet, without the American population at large getting interested, informed, and involved in condemning the atrocities of over 100,000,000 (one hundred million) victims that the various Communist systems around the world have been killing in 94 years since the establishment of the first… Continue
Added by Gabriel Gherasim on August 12, 2011 at 8:37am —
I'm happy to announce that my YA historical fiction, Caves, Cannons, and Crinolines, is a Finalist in the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Novella Division. It is a story of the fall of Vicksburg, MS, one of the turning points in the American Civil War.…
Added by Beverly Stowe McClure on August 4, 2011 at 8:21pm —
Added by Keta Diablo on June 21, 2011 at 12:30am —
Paula Meseroll is a public relations professional and award-winning freelance writer/editor/columnist whose work has appeared in newspapers and magazines, including Syracuse University Magazine, UB Today, Central New Yorker Magazine, and All Kids Considered. A summa cum laude graduate of Marywood University with a degree in communication arts/public relations, Meseroll is director of marketing and communications at Syracuse…
Added by Mayra Calvani on June 16, 2011 at 10:00pm —
For those who loved rushing home to watch American Bandstand; loved the music and the dancers I want to tell you about my article, "At The Hop"-http://boomer-living.com (Coffee House Blog)! Get dancin'! Enjoy!!
Added by Barbara Briggs Ward on May 3, 2011 at 8:03pm —
Added by daniel p. quinn on April 16, 2011 at 7:52am —
Are you looking for an inspiration to help you realized your success story? I got one for you - A high school dropout, raised by a single mother on welfare, she was a success waiting to happen, but only she realized it. A short stint in the army resulted in injuries that sent her home rather than to Germany with her unit.…
Added by Johnny Tan on April 9, 2011 at 8:16pm —
I am pleased to the first featured adventure-travel writer in the new and improved Travel World International Magazine. The March issue is dedicated to adventure travel from “Hiking on the Edge” in China’s Tiger Leaping Gorge to “Following the Herd” in Tanzania. Editor, Donna M. Airoldi asked me some pointed questions about why somebody chooses to do what I do that I had fun answering.
Click here for my interview on page 60… Continue
Added by Linda Ballou on March 20, 2011 at 4:35pm —