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From A Writer's POV Online Magazine

From A Writer's POV Online Magazine has been updated for the February Edition. Check out who was featured, read the articles and see what's new this month!

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Added by Dominique on January 31, 2010 at 11:46pm — No Comments

JoeyPinkney.com's 5 Minutes, 5 Questions With... Shelia Lipsey, author of Beatiful Ugly

Shelia Lipsey's Beautiful Ugly is a book about real women dealing with real problems. Nothing outlandish, nothing exaggerated...just reality. Beautiful Ugly will be a great asset to any reader's library.



Who's next in the "5 Minutes, 5 Questions With..." series?

Shelia Lipsey, author of Beautiful Ugly







Ms. Lipsey… Continue

Added by Joey Pinkney on January 30, 2010 at 8:17pm — No Comments

Announcing a New Initiative for National Marriage Week

National Marriage Week USA (www.nationalmarriageweekUSA.org) announces a new initiative for the week leading up to Valentine’s Day 2010, and is putting forth a call to mobilize hundreds of diverse organizations to plan and prepare for awareness and activities for February 7 to 14, 2010. The goal is to elevate national attention on the need to strengthen marriage and ways to do it, and initiate new efforts to reduce the divorce rate and build… Continue

Added by Cheryl on January 30, 2010 at 6:46pm — No Comments

Check Out! Reflections of Us Book Excerpt: I Made It

I made it. Before I physically made it, I made it out with my mind.



While looking in the pit of my crack-head mother’s eyes, I made a conscious decision that I have evolved.



I am a testimony in progress, focused on my dream to become whatever I chose to be.



I hear it, but I don’t understand negative the words and thinking that has been placed on my life by hopeless and miserable niggas and bitches.



I am untouchable to people and systems that seek my… Continue

Added by Isis Francis on January 30, 2010 at 6:35pm — No Comments

Tony`s World:"Writer`s Block"

Welcome to Tony`s World.Ever get in front of the keyboard and get brain lock? Well,say hello to writer`s block.It kinda goes like this:You say to yourself,"Alright, it`s time to start writing". And then... you just sit there, waiting for that GREAT idea that will catapult you to fame...you know...th`big bucks,beaches,bikinis,BMW`s(editor`s note:This is MY dream,feel free to insert your own here).But your brain is in park,and your thoughts are on coffee break,stirrin` and sippin`.So...you… Continue

Added by tony gamblin on January 30, 2010 at 3:52pm — 1 Comment

HARD TO THE CORE - BITTER TO THE END

I am going to dispense with creative formality and get down to it. President Obama in his State of the Union Address announces that he is poised to open up the flood gates of jobs, wealth, opportunity and prosperity using money the federal government seized from their banks and from money the banks are paying in fees to the Government. President Obama also confirms he will enforce his will with veto if necessary.



For the European players and the Spanish players President… Continue

Added by Enoch Mubarak on January 30, 2010 at 2:30pm — No Comments

The end of pride

Burning Burning,of wants you'll never have,unfulfilled loneliness,of your own choosing,destruction of peace paid for by vengeance,of an unhappy heart,contempt of those around you who are happy,in their own quaint,treetops of air are not enough when silence comes prowling out of the darkness the corners, the devastations, the self brought agonies of untold frightful panic,yes despair is in the air,can you taste it? Eat it until you are full,yet you always remain hungry for more and more and more… Continue

Added by Mark G Melvin on January 29, 2010 at 11:33pm — No Comments

"Nigga Point of View"

Nigga is and Nigga was,Nigger is your wants an a nigger always does, nigga is affection,nigger needs protection,nigga is my friend call me nigger your feet swiftly steppin,



A trigger you don't own,call me nigger on the phone,nigger breakin in my house,a nigger burnin crosses in front my home,



Nigger is a want,nigger is control, power lusting hungry nigger calling me a confused soul,



Hating me for my skin,hate yourself from within,hate me more for I am you,and I… Continue

Added by Mark G Melvin on January 29, 2010 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Brooklyn, New York – 3rd Annual I Love to Read Multi-Cultural Book Fair Author Vendor Registration and Sign-up for 2010 Book Fair

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Brooklyn, New York – 3rd Annual I Love to Read Multi-Cultural Book Fair Author Vendor Registration and Sign-up for 2010 Book Fair





The 2009 I Love to… Continue

Added by P Andrews on January 29, 2010 at 4:42pm — No Comments

"Images of Haiti"

"Images of Haiti"







This piece is dedicated with all of My Heart

to the Proud People of the Nation of Haiti







"Oh Haiti"



A thousand storms of thy calamity..Have all risen up

to soon challenge..All that you can soon ever..Have

hope and need to see..Born of and once descended

from a proud..But defiant and a powerful heritage… Continue

Added by Daton O Fullard on January 29, 2010 at 4:26pm — No Comments

India Tours – A Perfect Holiday Destination

India is located in the southern part of Asia and is the land where ancient civilizations like Indus valley civilization and Vedic civilization have been nurtured. This country is well known for being the birthplace of a few religions that are followed by many people across the world. It is said that the concept of zero was given by Indian mathematicians to the Arab and the Western world that later got converted into a systematized body of knowledge. Many scholars call India the teacher of the… Continue

Added by Jenny Franklin on January 29, 2010 at 7:10am — No Comments

Pillow Talk

Thank You to those of you who tuned in to Pillow-Talk this evening shout out to Vinnie Idol . SPECIAL NIGHT OF PILLOW-TALK- Tune in for Part II of Tonight's episode of Pillow-Talk Tomorrow night @ 9pm!!! Part II- "I'll pass the a$$ if you got some cash!, Doin IT for $$$ SPEAK OUT!!!" call (347) 996-3049 or listen to th...e show live at www.blogtalkradio.com/pillow-talk

Added by Tahanee on January 28, 2010 at 8:38am — No Comments

India Cultural Tour is a Lifetime Experience For Tourists

It is well said that to know the culture of the country means to know the country. And it is perhaps even truer in case of India because here one can experience a multitude of different cultures and traditions. It is a fact that different parts of the country have different culture and tradition and one will get to see a difference of architectural patterns, different kind of festivals, different local dialects, different kind of people and a difference in weather in between different cultural… Continue

Added by Jenny Franklin on January 28, 2010 at 4:59am — No Comments

Pillow Talk on NING!!!

Join Pillow_Talk's social network at www.pillow-talk.ning.com where grown folks meet to discuss relationships, sex and EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN...HOW YA DUUURIN?! visit: http://pillow-talk.ning.com to JOIN!!!!

Added by Tahanee on January 27, 2010 at 1:39pm — No Comments

Pillow Talk

Tune in to Pillow-Talk Tonight @ 9pm!!!!! Topic- "No Cash, No A$$... I'll Pass some A$$ if You got the cash!" What do you think about women or Men who have sex for $$$? SPEAK OUT!!! call (347) 996-3049 or listen to the show live at www.blogtalkradio.com/pillow-talk

Added by Tahanee on January 27, 2010 at 1:33pm — No Comments

Pillow Talk

Tune in to Pillow-Talk Tonight @ 9pm!!!!! Topic- "No Cash, No A$$... I'll Pass some A$$ if You got the cash!" What do you think about women or Men who have sex for $$$? SPEAK OUT!!! call (347) 996-3049 or listen to the show live at www.blogtalkradio.com/pillow-talk

Added by Tahanee Roberts on January 27, 2010 at 1:31pm — No Comments

JoeyPinkney.com's Book Review: Go Into The House by Rodney A. Winters

When I first got Rodney Winters' book, I didn't know if it would be one that I would have difficulty reading because of it's subject matter. What would a happily married man be able to absorb from an author whose book is about divorce?



Go Into The House is utterly insightful and full of wisdom. This book is perfect reading material for people who find themselves getting the raw end of the deal in their marriage for no real fault of… Continue

Added by Joey Pinkney on January 27, 2010 at 6:14am — No Comments

Cicely Tyson On Board 'A Family Gathering.'

Cicley Tyson on board Gene Cartwright’s ‘A Family Gathering.’



Experience inspires creation of BooksForFilm.com





Question: Why is film legend, and Emmy Award-winning actress Cicely Tyson on board, and committed to being a central force in the film adaptation of Gene Cartwright’s epic novel, A Family Gathering?



Answer: She read the novel. End of story.



“I have not been so moved by a… Continue

Added by Gene Cartwright on January 26, 2010 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Honey Moon

what bond is that
which goes through the limits of time
and remains with us
marking our face?




POET

she plays
enters her own words
flies on imagination
wingless recreates life.

longs for a dry beauty
of nexusless verses, madness,
of pretended feelings, untruth.

Added by Paula Cajaty on January 26, 2010 at 7:49am — No Comments

Love Haiku

You are elusive,
We cannot be exclusive,
This is conclusive.

Added by griffstarr on January 25, 2010 at 7:37pm — No Comments

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