Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Social Networking: The Advantages and Disadvantages

The invention of internet has made it easier for people to connect with each other, even when they live clear across the ocean. Many families are staying in touch through thousands of social networking sites like
MySpace, Facebook, Twitter and many others. This new technology has made it even easier to stay connected with loved ones and to talk on a daily basis. As a bonus, the users can find old classmates, neighbors, and work colleagues through these popular networking sites. (Read More)

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Big Red Monster

After school, I jumped off the yellow school bus and raced my brother home. I couldn't wait to go see the "Big Red Monster" sitting in grandpa's garage..

"The racecar is almost ready" stated Papa.

My granddad and my uncle were sitting at the table enjoying a cup of coffee, as I raced off to change my clothes. I ran out the front door and headed to the garage, as they followed me. As I turned the corner, I saw the scary monster looking at me, but it was different somehow. The sun was gleaming off the newly painted red monster and I noticed the number thirteen.

I heard my grandpa say, "I think it's ready to test, but first we must put the tires back on."


Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Imaginary City of Pathzi

A while back, I joined a network named Land of Fantasy and began a simple story starter, which ended up becoming an amazing writing collaboration. Currently, the project has about 20 other authors that are reguarly writing with us. Learn more about our project and our writers by visiting The Imaginary City Of Pathzi. We invite you to come write with us! This collaborative writing project is a non-profit activity, which is supported by the Laugh At Cancer Org. Freelance Writing for Hope project.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

How to Solve the Struggle Between Writing and a Social Life

About three years ago, my best friend was so angry that I was tied to the computer all day and not going off with her to socialize. We had hung out together since we were young children living next to each other. She accused of being addicted to the computer; but I was going to college online, writing, and running a new non-profit organization. She didn't see the fruits of my labor, which really upset me and almost cost me my writing career......(Read more)