• 01:14

    Award-winning Author Carolyn Howard-Johnson on The Writing Mama Show

    in Writing

    Welcome to The World of Ink Network on Blog Talk Radio. Our goal is to bring informative and entertaining shows to our listners.The mission of the World of Ink Network is to share resources that introduce tips, products and services to help strengthen, support and challenge those who love writing and the written word. The World of Ink Network hopes not only to bring authors, illustrators and publishers together, but also help them reach their readership.


    The Writing Mama show is on every Monday and is hosted by Mom's Choice and Award-winning Author Virginia S Grenier, who is joined weekly by guest authors to talk about the publishing and writing industry. Grenier, with her guests, hope to not only share their love of the written word, but also tips on writing, what makes a good book and much more.


    This weeks guest is Carolyn Howard-Johnson. Carolyn has been an instructor for nearly a decade at the renowned UCLA Extension Writers' Program. She is an author of the multi award-winning series of HowToDoItFrugally books including the second edition honored by USA Book News. Carolyn’s experience in journalism and as a poet and author of fiction and nonfiction helped the multi award-winning author understand how different genres can be marketed more effectively.


    You can follow Carolyn Howard-Johnson at:


    The Frugal Book Promoter: http://budurl.com/FrugalBkPromo


    Web site: http://www.HowToDoItFrugally.com


    Learn more about our network at http://worldofinknetwork.com
    Find great books and articles on our blog or follow us on our Facebook Fanpage!

  • 00:42

    Inspiration Nation - Interview with Carolyn Howard Johnson

    in Writing

    This week on Inspiration Nation, host Teresa Morrow welcomes Carolyn Howard Johsnon, aka The Frugal Promoter and Frugal Editor in a series called HowtodoitFrugally.
    Carolyn Howard-Johnson’s first novel, This is the Place, won eight awards and her book of creative nonfiction, Harkening: A Collection of Stories Remembered, won three. Her fiction, nonfiction and poems have appeared in national magazines, anthologies and review journals.   A chapbook of poetry, Tracings, was named to the Compulsive Reader’s Ten Best Reads list and was given the Military Writers’ Society of America’s Silver Award of Excellence. She speaks on Utah’s culture, tolerance and book promotion and editing and has appeared on TV and hundreds of radio stations nationwide.   The first edition of The Frugal Book Promoter was named USA Book News’ “Best Professional Book 2004” and the Irwin Award. Her The Frugal Editor: Put Your Best Book Forward to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success also won a nod from USA Book News and won Readers’ Views Literary Award. Her marketing campaign for that book won the marketing award from New Generation Indie Book Awards.   Howard-Johnson is the recipient of the California Legislature’s Woman of the Year in Arts and Entertainment Award, the Book Publicists of Southern California’s Irwin Award and her community’s Character and Ethics award for her work promoting tolerance with her writing.   She is also an instructor for UCLA Extension’s world-renown Writers’ Program.The author loves to travel.  She admits to carrying a pen and journal with her wherever she goes. 

  • 01:29

    "Table Talk" Study Hour - Episode 55

    in Education

    NOTE: This Episode 55 brings us almost to the end of the conversations recorded in Table Talk. Next week will be our concluding program, when Ray and I will give our personal views of its authenticiy, meaning and value -- after which we will take phone calls from listeners. If you want to weigh in, be sure to listen to the live show next week, April 23 at 7pm Central (8pm Eastern, 5pm Pacific) here at Blogtalk. See you tonight and see you then.


    Carolyn Yeager and Ray Goodwin read and comment on the June 17, 1943 - May 16, 1944 lunch and dinner table monologues by the German Leader, as taken down in shorthand by aide, attorney Heinrich Heim. Included in this episode:



    Fear of the unknown - Great battleships no longer useful;
    Long discussion of Berlin compared to Vienna, Munich and Linz - Interests of the Reich are paramount;
    Finding film actors among the Arbeitsdienst - Art critics can be disregarded for the most part;
    Hitler's first sight of the Rhine on way to Western Front in 1914 - Getting away from the crowds that always followed him - the beauties of Austria and Bohemia-Moravia;
    Falure of German state to found a German National Church independent of Rome - The power of the Church to extract obedience;
    Differences between research and instuction - Research should be completely unrestricted - German philosophers above British, French and American - Kant and Schopenhauer;
    Hitler argues with leading economist Zwiedineck - After taking power, Hitler's 'theories' became sound economy.


    The edition of Hitler's Table Talk being used was translated by Norman Cameron and R.H. Stevens, published by Enigma Books, New York, and can be found as a pdf here.


     

  • 01:27

    "Table Talk" Study Hour - Episode 54

    in Education

    Ray Goodwin and Carolyn Yeager read and comment on the Sept. 5-7, 1942 and June 13-15, 1943  lunch and dinner table monologues by the German Leader, as taken down in shorthand by attorney Heinrich Heim. Included in this episode:



    The failings of monarchies, the stupidity of Princes - human need for an idol - courageous Munoz Grande;
    Stalingrad so strongly defended because of its name - Dutch interbred with Malays - Church put religion over race - our soldiers marrying foreign girls ends in catastrophe;
    Britons have no concept of chivalry in war;
    No mercy on schoolmasters - discourage competing museums in major German cities - wants a military museum in Linz;
    Nineteenth century was time of greatest German masterpieces in every branch of art - Munich lacked the necessary money to build quality edifices - men fight for the artistic and intellectual heritage of their nation;
    In defence of Metternich - Bismarck needed a war in 1866;
    Natural wonders of landscape attract people more than art museums - poor taste in art can be tolerated, but not depravity.


    The edition of Hitler's Table Talk being used was translated by Norman Cameron and R.H. Stevens, published by Enigma Books, New York, and can be found as a pdf here

  • 00:58

    Let's Coach! with Mark & Carolyn - Parenting

    in Goals

    Let’s Coach with Mark and Carolyn, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, Noon EST


    Empowered Parents


    Parents – imagine taking the muck of life (the problems, the challenges, the heartache) and growing something positive for your child and yourself.  Parenting coach Biteena Frazier helps families do just that.  Biteena empowers parents bringing to her life work an eclectic mix of professional and personal experience that makes her uniquely qualified to support parents, whether they are going through a major life transition, feeling overwhelmed with family life or struggling with a particular parenting issue. Biteena helps parents gain clarity around their goals and develop strategies for moving forward so they can live more purposefully and parent more consciously. In addition to holding a Masters in Social Science (Counselling) from the University of South Australia, Biteena is a PCI Certified Parent Coach, a Certified Solution-Focused Brief Coach and a Master Solution-Focused Practitioner. Biteena also has extensive parenting experience having raised four children, moving across three continents. A former school counselor, Biteena is now in private practice as a parent coach. Her company, Best Parent, Best Child (www.BestParentBestChild.com <http://www.bestparentbestchild.com/>) offers private sessions, workshops and resources that support parents to bring out the best in themselves and their child.


    Join us as Biteena shares unique parenting ideas and how to build something great. 

  • 01:03

    Episode 2374 - The Mystery Demon - Howard Pittman

    in Christianity

    Episode 2374 - The Mystery Demon - Howard Pittman

  • 00:30

    Episode 28: Eberley is Joined by Houston's Howard Chen

    in Sports

    Josh and Howard link up to talk Dwight Howard's future, James Harden's legacy, and the Houston Rockets playoff aspirations. 


    How far can this Rockets team go? How good is James Harden, can he make the next leap?

  • 01:25

    "Table Talk" Study Hour: Episode 53

    in Education

    Ray Goodwin and Carolyn Yeager read and comment on the September 1-5, 1942 lunch and dinner table monologues by the German Leader, as taken down in shorthand by attorney Heinrich Heim. Included in this episode:



    Pre-and-post-war-Vienna - Churchill's visit to Moscow - smoking is a repulsive habit;
    Justice and injustice - girls and children less important than a Hare - May nights in Carinthia - grieves loss of good Gauleiter of Carinthia;
    British politics - Lords Beaverbrook and Rothermere - the Nazi Princess;
    Farming in Germany and Ukraine - never give in to the British - not at war with British people but with small clique who rule them - German art and how Jews try to destroy it;
    Speaking several languages not sign of intelligence - German artistes: little Endres and Grock the clown - likeability of Spain and Spaniards.


    The edition of Hitler's Table Talk being used was translated by Norman Cameron and R.H. Stevens, published by Enigma Books, New York, and can be found as a pdf here

  • 00:29

    Rev. Reggie Johnson "Because Of The Cross"

    in Spirituality

    Tune in Saturday 11 April 2015 at 10:00 AM and listen to a awesome man of God, Rev. Reggie Johnson!  You don't want to miss this Great Message from God!  Rev. Johnson always brings a Great and Mighty message from the Lord!  So please tune in and be blessed by the WORD of GOD!

  • 00:26

    BJ Johnson

    in Football

    Former standout Texas Longhorns WR BJ Johnson joins Joe Lisi on The Weekly Blitz. Joe and BJ discuss the upcoming season for head coach Charlie Strong and the Longhorns as they look to improve on last season's 6-7 overall record. 


    Joe and BJ speak about quarterback Tyrone Swoopes' development and what he will need to do to improve on last year's performance. 


    BJ talks about the wide receiver inexperience and what Longhorn fans can expect from the 2015 offense this year. 

  • 00:57

    Let's Coach with Mark & Carolyn

    in Goals

    The Art of Connecting People with Jessica Levin 


    Business is built on relationships and people do business with people they like. One of the best ways to grow your business is through networking but most people do not know how to fully utilize their network. In this second episode in our series on networking, Jessica Levin, President and Chief Connector of the marketing communications company, Seven Degrees Communications, will share with you some key strategies needed for creating successful and fulfilling relationships and expanding your circle influence.  At a very young age, Jessica started using her gift of connecting and has gone on to receive various honors to include the 2011 Connect Meetings and Rejuvenate Magazines Forty Under 40 list, 2013 Finalist for Woman of the Year from the Women’s Center for Entrepreneurship and in 2014 she made MeetingsNet’s Top 10 Social Media Influencers List just to name a few.


    Jessica's passion has earned her the reputation as the “Go To” person regarding marketing, event design and anything involving trends in technology.  She uses social networking tools to build and strengthen both personal and business relationships and teaches others how to embrace social media as a way to create both corporate and personal brands.  She has authored numerous articles and blog posts and is a contributor to the book The Tweeting Meeting and wrote the chapter on social media for Kelly McDonald’s book, Crafting Customer Experiences for People Not Like You. Her book, Perfect Pairings: The Art of Connecting People was recently published on February 14, 2015. So tune in and learn how you can master The Art of Connecting...

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