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Leslie Earls Haines (1883-1975)

I added a new page on Leslie Earls Haines, who was a real estate and insurance broker. He lived at 1967 Georgia Street in 1909. 32 more words


20 Titles to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month - Biographies, Nonfiction & Poetry

These are only a few of the many Hispanic books in biographies, nonfiction and poetry.  I’m sure you’ll find something you love and maybe even discover a new favorite author or illustrator! 240 more words


Are You Living Life "Full Out"?

Speaking of persevering in your dreams against all odds, we recently watched an incredibly inspirational movie, Full Out, based on the life of Ariana Berlin. 251 more words

Encouragements For Living

Ghost Boy by Martin Pistorius

The Ghost Boy is based on true experience that the author has been through. In the book Martin tells about the conflicting emotions he has with his sickness and being misdiagnosed. 52 more words


The Last Testament of Lucky Luciano- Martin A. Gosch & Richard Hammer

January 26, 1962, Naples, Italy – Salvatore Lucania, also known as Charlie Luciano and Lucky Luciano, dies of a massive heart attack at Naples Airport at the age of 64.   566 more words


Why You Should Read Biographies (and 10 to Add to Your Reading List)

I recently had the opportunity to grab lunch with a former executive who led HR at several Fortune 500 companies. Midway through lunch, the conversation turned to the importance of gaining experience. 1,147 more words

Career Development

Frank Robinson, 1941 - 2006

Frank Robinson with his granddaughter (me), c. 1992.

Frank Robinson was my grandad on my dad’s side.

He was born on 12th October 1941 to Frank Robinson and Winifred Robinson nee Cartwright (sometimes spelt Winnifred). 208 more words

Doris Sefton