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Cleveland author gives back to youth writers

“When I came up, it was a different world,” said 50 year old, Carl E. Fortson, who grew up in Cleveland and graduated from John High School. 466 more words


Simone de Beauvoir (1908-1986)

Simone-Ernestine-Lucie-Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir was a French existentialist philosopher, intellectual, feminist and social theorist. She did not consider herself a philosopher, however her contributions to existential feminist thought firmly enshrines her legacy as one. 839 more words


United States of Japan/Estados Unidos de Japon Publishes in Spain

Estados Unidos de Japón released in Spain recently and I’m deeply honored by all the Spanish readers who’ve made it such a special book birthday! Muchas gracias to the readers and to my amazing publisher, Nova Cifi!  93 more words


Teens, how well do we know them?

I’ve recently finished my new YA titled BITTER BETRAYAL. Like any piece that a writer completes some will love it, some hate it, some like it, some will agree with it, and some will disagree with it. 901 more words

A Hopeless Romantic

I used to believe in destiny

That I would meet some girl

Our eyes would meet

And then I’d know we were meant to be… 33 more words

The Beautiful Mark

The dash of green seems too focused and deliberate, unlike the birthmark on my face. The mark is shaped like a fallen leaf and bleeds down my neck to my collarbone. 1,250 more words