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  • Klarque Garrison of "Survive 365"

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    Mr. 365, D. Klarque Garrison, host of the blog, Survive 365, and the blog talk radio show, Survive 365: The Conversation of Survive 365 discusses his book, How to Survive the Next 365 | Your Lifeline to a Better Life.

  • 01:33

    INDIE REVIEW RADIO / VAL CAREY / INDIE AUTHOR HEALTH

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    Once featured on the cable television network LifeTime sharing the message of menstrual wellness, Valarie Carey is a retired New York City Police Sergeant turned entrepreneur. She is the founder of TOTM! Time Of The Month!® and author of calendar series by the same name. TOTM! Time Of The Month!® (Val’s Word! Publishing) hands out tips and advice for girls and women of all ages who menstruate. Valarie Carey often called Val, conducts TOTM! menstrual wellness workshops for teens, women, and single dads. She is a published author, most recently co-authored The Art of Activation book with Lucinda Cross. Val is a mentor and community activist in her native Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford Stuyvesant. Having served with several national organizations including NOBLE National Organization Of Black Law Enforcement Executives and publishing a monthly local newsletter named Val’s Word!, Carey believes in community.Carey has mentored the youth at the local PAL (Police Athletic League) through Mentoring USA and currently holds a seat on the executive board of Brooklyn CARES, a local chapter of The National CARES Mentoring Movement(NCMM). Val Carey hosted a 2x weekly show TOTM! Tea Talk for nearly 3 years until October 3, 2013 when her sister Miriam Carey was shot at with her 13 month old baby in the car and tragically killed in Washington, DC by U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Capitol Police. She has since launched the campaign #YouPlus1 Until Justice is Done to have Congress conduct an independent query into the death of her sister Miriam Carey.

  • 00:30

    Tywanda Brown creeps into Author Talk with Love and Snakes

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    Tywanda M.Brown was born and raised in Newberry SC. She is the proud mother of three boys. Her passion for writing developed at the young age of 11 with dreams of one day being a published author. Two years after graduating from Newberry College in the Spring of 2012 with a Business degree, she decided to make her dream come true. In the Fall of 2014 she released her debut book Love Games. Two months later she released Love Games 2: Love or Lust. In the winter of 2014 she released Literary Chick. Early spring 2015 she release Love and Snakes a book she co-authored with label mate Simply Shonda, her first anthropology Devils Daughters that she co-authored with CoCo Mixon,Simply Shonda, Dee Leshay and Nicole Shephard in late April 2015. Her latest release Love Games 3: The final Round released May 4,2015. July 4th, 2015 she released Love and Snakes 2 with label mate Simply Shonda.


    You can purchase all her books on Amazon.com

  • 01:16

    Inside The New York Times Book Review: ‘The Conservative Heart’

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    This week, Arthur C. Brooks discusses “The Conservative Heart”; Alexandra Alter has news from the publishing world; Susan Southard talks about “Nagasaki”; readers offer changes to the literary canon; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.

  • 00:59

    Spy Review

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    AreYouScreening.com and BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review Spy. Melissa McCarthy seems to have people cracking up with this one, and even critics are giving this Paul Feig effort the thumbs up. But, is this one really worth it? We'll let you know if you need to get to a theater, or if you should pass it up.


    We'll also answer listener questions, and give you a preview of what's on the horizon.

  • 01:00

    Ted 2 Review

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    BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review Ted 2, preview coming attractions, and answer listener questions.


    We'll let you know if Ted 2 is worth your time, and/or if it manages to be funny at all. Does it live up to the first one, and does that mean anything anyway?


    Brought to you by AreYouScreening.com and FilmReview.com

  • 00:31

    Chimia Hill-Burton author of Beautiful & Hero is coming to Author Talk

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    Seventeen year old Derius Kenai Phillips has dealt with a lot within a year’s time. After falling in love with an older woman, Derius has left his home with his mother in Florida and moves to Georgia. Derius deals with many different conflicts with his new emotional girlfriend he calls “Beautiful”. After finally clearing up any issues between them and having his first child Derius and Karla start living a blissful life. Until Derius’s mother Alexandra Phillips charges Derius’s girlfriend Karla Na’Shell Jacobs with Statutory Rape! Derius will not sit and let his girlfriend go to prison, so he throws himself at the mercy of the court in exchange for Karla’s freedom. Now under court order to have no contact with his twenty-nine year old girlfriend Karla till his eighteenth birthday. Derius finds himself tested constantly. Before Derius can return home, he will be tested on his manhood, his love and devotion to Karla, his mother and himself. Derius has to deal with his own emotions about being separated from his new life, his mother’s continuous schemes and the unexpected new dramas that arise in this second chapter to 

  • 00:57

    Inside Out Review

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    BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review Pixar's latest effort, Inside Out.


    The critical acclaim for this one has been through the roof for months, and it's no surprise that people ran to theaters for something by Pixar, but is this one really their best, or are the early reviewers getting carried away? We'll let you know if you need to see this one in theaters, or at all.


    We'll also give you a preview of upcoming attractions, and answer listener questions.

  • 00:37

    Tomorrowland Review

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    AreYouScreening.com and BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review Tomorrowland.


    Is the Disney adventure worth your time, and can George Clooney turn this apparent Disney commercial and world order propaganda film into something that is really an entertaining ride for the whole family?


    We'll let you know if this one is worth your time, and if you need to catch it in theaters.


    We'll also be answering listener questions, and giving you a preview of coming attractions.

  • 00:42

    Inside The New York Times Book Review: The Art Issue

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    This week, Holland Cotter discusses four new books and the contemporary art scene; Alexandra Alter has notes from the publishing world; Jonathon Keats talks about art theft and forgeries; questions from readers; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news. Pamela Paul is the host.

  • 01:00

    Jurassic World Review

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    AreYouScreening.com and BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review Jurassic World. It's been decades in the making, and the previews show off some giant dinosaurs, but is this one worth your time, or has the potential been squandered?


    We'll let you know if you need to run to theaters, or if this one is a miss. We'll also answer listener questions, and give you a preview of coming attractions.