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  • 00:54

    The Award Winning Author of Charm: Leyla Atke

    in Books

    Do you believe in miracles and reincarnation? If not, Leyla Atke's award winning book, Charm: An Amazing Story of a Little Black Cat, will make you wonder.


    "Children and adults will laugh and cry through the experience of reading this brief, heartfelt book about the miracle of Charm." Rating 5.0 stars from Midwest Book Review.
    Charm is a tender and loving story of a small cat that is found, lost and found again under the most mysterious conditions. It will make you wonder about life, love and the existence of a higher power. It will break your heart in half and put it back together again. You will fall in love and be forever grateful that you met Charm, if only in a book.
    Ask yourself: Do you believe in the existence of a higher power and the other world? Do you believe in miracles and reincarnation? Charm: An Amazing Story of a Little Black Cat is all in one story, which will make you think about these things and maybe you´ll find the answer!

  • 00:33

    Award Winning International & Literary Author LaDonna Marie stops by Good Deeds

    in Motivation

    LaDonna Marie is an Award Winning International and Literary Author, Writer, Poet, Motivational Speaker & Founder of Planting Positive Seeds #PPS. She discovered her love for words early and started writing poetry pre-teen. She has also been a public and motivational speaker for numerous youth groups. She has a M.S. in Counseling Studies from Capella University and a M.A. from South University in Professional Counseling in 2012. She feels that becoming a writer and her love for words, are her greatest gift from God. She been featured in International Author Blog Interviews in South Africa, London, and Italy. LaDonna Marie's Magazine Features includes SHINE, YOUnique, Precioustones, C. Hub, Image and Style, Blaq Rayn Poetry Publications, Sibella Poetry Publications and Urban Grapevine Magazine. Also her first poem to music was played on a Australian Station "Jazz Radio'.She became apart of and The League of American Poets in 2007, in a collective anthology called Whispers. In received a Certificate of Congratulation from Congressman Bennie Thompson 2nd district of MS. Inducted into Who’s Who in Black Mississippi in 2012, Humanitarian Award in  2012, 2013, and nominated for a Stiletto Women Business Award. Until Tomorrow Comes landed #2 and #3 on Amazon Best Seller in Poetry and Positive Growth. She was runner up in the 2013 Best of Liberty County Writers Category. Contributing Poet in 2014 Anthology The Gospel According to Poetry, the Good Newz Project. The Book Until Tomorrow Comes awarded Honorable Mention in the 2014 Paris Book Festival in Poetry Category, 2014 DJ Gatsby Book Club Literary Award in Poetry. Lessons Shattered Pieces Being Restored made the bestsellers list upon release in 2014. She is a Co-Author of 2015 Release Tainted Elegance :Simply Beautiful.  LaDonna Marie is a Finalist in the 2015 Divas of Colour International Women's Award for Diva Author. 

  • 01:00

    Edgar & Macavity award-winning author & reviewer Bruce DeSilva LIVE

    in Books

    Authors on the Air host Pam Stack welcomes multi-talented and award-winning author Bruce DeSilva who is also a book reviewer.  Bruce DeSilva's crime fiction has won the Edgar and Macavity Awards; has been listed as a finalist for the Shamus, Anthony, and Barry Awards; and has been published in ten foreign languages. His short stories have appeared in Akashic Press's award-winning noir anthologies. He has reviewed books for The New York Times Sunday Book Review and Publishers Weekly, and his reviews for The Associated Press have appeared in hundreds of other publications. Previously, he was a journalist for forty years, most recently as writing coach world-wide for The Associated Press, editing stories that won nearly every major journalism prize including the Pulitzer. He has worked as a consultant for fifty newspapers, taught at the University of Michigan and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and lectured at Harvard University's Nieman Foundation. He and his wife, the poet Patricia Smith, live in New Jersey with two enormous dogs named Brady and Rondo. Find him online at http://brucedesilva.com.


    THIS IS A LIVE INTERVIEW AND CALLERS ARE WELCOME.  347-633-9609.


    This is a copyrighted, trademarked podcast solely owned by the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network LLC.  On the web at http://authorsontheair.com, Tweet @authorsontheair and follow us on http://facebook.com/authorsontheair.  Tweet to the host @PamStackHost.  

  • 00:52

    Academy Award-Winning Documentary Film (Citizenfour) Director Laura Poitras

    in Movies

    Nicholas Snow presents exclusive audio of a Q&A with Citizenfour Director Laura Poitras, which took place as part of the Talking Pictures program at the 2015 Palm Springs International Film Festival.  As Leaksource reported and as millions around the world witnessed, Laura Poitras "won an Academy Award for her documentary Citizenfour, an inside look at National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden.  The film, which has been hailed as a real-life thriller, chronicles Snowden’s effort to securely contact Poitras and Glenn Greenwald in 2013 and meet them in Hong Kong, where Poitras filmed Snowden discussing the thousands of classified NSA documents he was leaking to them, and his motives for doing so. The film takes its title from thepseudonym Snowden used when he contacted Poitras in encrypted emails that were revealed in her documentary."


    Follow Nicholas on Twitter and Facebook to be alerted at the start of live broadcasts!


    NicholasSnowLive.com

  • 00:33

    Losing Elizabeth Won The Most Distinguished Marble Book Award!

    in Books

    Join Charlie Checkers as she interviews Tanya J. Peterson Author of Losing Elizabeth on her winning the Most Distingushed Marble Book Award. 


    See why so many are saying this book needs to be required reading in school!


    Why did this book and Author recieve this Honor?


    Reviews and Comments about the success of Losing Elizabeth


    Guest Tanya J Peterson


    Author of My Life In A Nutshell and Leave of Absence


    Host Charlie Checkers


    Amazon Info:



    Paperback: 154 pages
    Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (April 25, 2012)
    Language: English
    ISBN-10: 1468188283
    ISBN-13: 978-1468188288
    Product Dimensions: 5 x 0.4 x 8 inches


    Pre-Teen, Teen, Young Adult, Adult, Relationships


     

  • 00:32

    Senator Barbara Boxer Presents "100 Women Award" to Helene Galen

    in Current Events

    The generosity and philanthropy of Helene Galen has helped to sustain many a nonprofit organization in our desert communities, including Desert AIDS Project. Although one of the ways she’s supported D.A.P. is through her long-standing sponsorship of one of the awards given at the annual Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards, on February 7th, it was Ms. Galen receiving the 100 Women Award for 2015. 


    Nicholas Snow (with guest co-host Kristin Johnson) is thrilled to present a seven-part comprehensive series documenting the 2015 Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards held February 9th at the Palm Springs Convention Center, raising $1.3 million for direct client services at Desert AIDS Project. Special thanks to the gala producer Momentous Events for helping us secure the audio.

  • 01:59

    Author Spotlight with Award-winning author Ben Burgess

    in Writing

    This week's show will revolve around the Best-selling, Award winning author Ben Burgess. He is the author of Monster and Wounded each powerful and compelling books that compels you to read more. We will also discuss the power of word of mouth marketing and how to increase your odds of tapping into its potential. There is nothing more exciting than hearing people talking about your work without you there encouring it. 


    Follow K.C Baylor and Guest Co-Host Santiago this Friday on Urban Fiction News Radio. Press follow to be reminded of the shows air time and don't forget to call in with questions, comments and requests. 

  • 00:57

    Debbie Reynolds: Lifetime Achievement Award

    in Movies

    Movie Addict HQ salutes Debbie Reynolds for her upcoming Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild. Debbie talks about learning to tap dance with Gene Kelly as her teacher and shares amusing reactions to the men in her life -- plus more. Highlights from Debbie's autobiography, Unsinkable -- A Memoir, will also be covered during this special episode. Debbie is one of America's most beloved showbiz stars. She earned a well-deserved Oscar nomination for The Unsinkable Molly Brown and a Tony nomination for her fine stage work in Irene. Among her many other popular films are Singin' in the Rain, Mother, How the West Was Won, The Gazebo and Tammy and the Bachelor. Debbie's TV appearances include Will and Grace, Kim Possible, Behind the Candelabra and Halloweentown. She has been involved in such important causes as the Girl Scouts, the Thalians and preservation of Hollywood memorabilia. Debbie is truly a national treasure!  Debbie's fans have been invited to call in during the live show.  
     
     

  • 00:40

    WOI: Pulitzer Nominee & Award-winning Author Russell W. Estlack

    in Books

    Welcome to BTR's featured World of Ink Network show The Writing Mama. The show airs live on Monday April 13, 2015 at 6pm Eastern - 5pm Centeral - 4pm Mountian - 3pm Pacific.


    Today on the show host Virginia S Grenier will be chatting with Pulitzer Nominee & Award-winning Author Russell W. Estlack. He has been published in regional and national publication, has received numerous awards and has been recognized by Writer’s Digest Magazine. Author of two award-winning collections of true stories of the American West, and a history of the lost Spanish expedition of 1528. His recently released book from Cedar Fort Publishers, “Shattered Lives, Shattered Dreams” a documented history of the arrest, internment, and repatriation of German Americans during World War II has been nominated for a Pulitzer.


    Russell W. Estlack's Books:


    Please General Custer, I don’t Want To Go


    The Legend of Oofty Goofty and Other Strange Tales


    Seven Cities of Gold


    Shattered Lives, Shattered Dreams.


    The Aleut Internments of World war Two


    Learn more about the World of Ink Network, its hosts, guest, virtual tours and services at http://worldofinknetwork.com


     

  • 01:11

    Award Winning Actress - Victoria Rowell

    in Family

    MGN Radio welcomes Victoria Rowell to our show this Wednesday at noon EST. Victoria Rowell is an award-winning actress, international lecturer, holds two doctorates - a teacher, advocate, mother, and former foster youth. She has been recognized by 193 members of Congress for advocacy work on behalf of education, arts, foster and adoptive youth and parents as well as diversity issues.

    Her New York Times bestseller, The Women Who Raised Me," published by HarperCollins Publishers, received literary acclaim. Rowell also enjoys a literary book deal with Simon & Schuster for her popular soap opera novel series.

    Rowell is an Emmy-nominated, NAACP-winning actress, who co-starred with Dick Van Dyke in the prime time television series Diagnosis Murder for VIACOM for eight seasons, as well as starring in Daytime television. Rowell was submitted for a Golden Globe Award, starring opposite Samuel L. Jackson in Home of the Brave.

    Other credits include Law & Order: SVU and other series. She stars in the movie, Marry Me For Christmas and an upcoming feature, What Love Will Make You Do. She has been in multiple films, starring opposite Jim Carrey, Eddie Murphy, Will Smith, Jeff Bridges, Samuel L. Jackson, Beau Bridges, Forest Whitaker and more. Victoria is currently filming opposite The Blacklist/Man of Steel star, Harry Lennix.

    Born in Maine, Rowell was raised on a 60 acre working farm and learned classical ballet from a book. She eventually turned professional and performed with American Ballet Theater (ABT) II and other professional ballet companies.

    Rowell has two adult children, Maya and Jasper. You don't want to miss this show!!! Wednesday at noon EST; 9am PST!


    Victoria Rowell will be the keynote speaker at the 5th Dare 2 Aspire Conference in Atlanta. Register HERE, seats are limited. 

  • 00:20

    Emmy Award-winner Carol Brown stops by #ConversationsLIVE

    in Books

    Host Cyrus Webb welcomes NATURAL TO KNOCKOUT author Carol Brown to #ConversationsLIVE. Carol is a three-time Emmy Award winner and seven-time Emmy Award nominee in the field of  makeup artistry. She is also an experienced inspirational  speaker and lecturer.