Phyllis Zimbler Miller – In Defense of Zoom (or Similar Online Technology)

I recently spoke to a fellow screenwriter to remind her about an upcoming Zoom networking opportunity. I did this because I had originally met her when, before Covid, this particular group’s networking meetings were held in person. She said that she felt Zoomed out and thought she’d wait until the in-person meetings resumed. Afterwards I pondered what she had said …

2020 is over! Yeah!

by Hank Quense   So, 2020 is in the past and good riddance. I decided to summarize that year.  Perhaps the analysis will lead to uncovering some truths. Once again, the Pulitzer Prize Awards Selection Committee ignored me and my writing. That’s more than 20 years in a row.  One has to wonder if the Committee is biased against writers …

Chrys Fey’s New Release: A FIGHTING CHANCE

Please join me in congratulation Chrys Fey on her newest novel A FIGHTING CHANCE. Chrys Fey is an advocate for ending domestic abuse and has used her voice to bring attention to this unacceptable horror. But Chrys’s books do even more than that. They give hope to survivors. I asked her recently, “Chrys, what scene in A Fighting Chance was …

Phyllis Zimbler Miller – Finding Our Balance in Life

Talking about finding our balance in life in 2021 can be quite a daunting topic. So, no, I’m not going to talk about balancing the myriad important tasks such as protecting ourselves and others from COVID or working from home with multiple distractions or any of the other huge topics. I’m going to be talking about a very narrow topic …

ARRANGING A DREAM: A MEMOIR BOOK TOUR

Feliz Navidad Everyone! Would you like to read something that leaves you with a feel-good feeling? I’m happy to announce that my friend author J.Q. Rose has written her memoir, due for release January 1, 2021. Please join me in congratulating Janet on a wonderful story of courage, love, family strengths and values. In these difficult times, reading something that …