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    in Business


    The highlight of Arlene Gale’s 25+ years of writing experience comes from earning the title of “multiple award-winning author” for her nonfiction book Face Forward, Move Forward. The awards starting coming first with an amazon.com “#1 Best New Release” in four categories, followed by an amazon.com “#1 Best Seller” in those same categories for weeks. Next Face Forward, Move Forward earned the international award from “The Stargazer Literary Press” as a Silver Medal Finalist. Then came the “USA Best Books Award” Finalist prize. Face Forward, Move Forward also earned the “Best in Class – General Nonfiction Award” from the Oklahoma Writers Federation, Inc. (OWFI), which is an honor as it’s judged by award-winning writing peers. Face Forward, Move Forward received positive reviews from marriage and family therapists, social workers, pastors, teachers, parents, young women, and others.

    Arlene is a powerful, dynamic public speaker for a variety of interest groups to spread the messages of hope, peace, possibilities, and success. These themes come from Face Forward, Move Forward.  Arlene fine-tunes speaking events for a variety of audiences from: adults to young adults, women and/or men’s groups, parents to business owners and managers, as well as teachers and school administrators to therapist and family counselors.

  • 00:10


    in Entertainment

    The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview Survivalist Lucas Miller of HISTORY®’S AWARD-WINNING HIT SURVIVAL SERIES “ALONE”

    New York, NY – March 22, 2016 – HISTORY’s bold survival series “Alone” is back for a second season, premiering Thursday, April 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The thirteen episode series places ten hardcore survivalists alone on northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The contestants have one mission: to stay alive. There are no camera crews, no teams, and no gimmicks. At stake is a $500,000 cash prize awarded to the person who can last the longest. “Alone” will also air in more than 200 territories worldwide on HISTORY.  

    Equipped only with limited gear, their wilderness experience, and cameras to self-document their journeys, these brave men and women are completely separated from one another in harsh, unforgiving terrain. To survive, they must find food and water, build shelters and fend off predators. They will face extreme isolation, psychological distress, and treacherous environmental conditions as they descend into the unknown.

  • 01:53

    An evening with Award Winning Author Margot Justes

    in Entertainment

    Born in Poland, Margot Justes has lived in some of the world's most wonderful places, including Israel, France and South Africa. She is currently living along the East Coast.  She has taken her love of art and travel and cultivated it into unique settings and stories for her writing, 2007 brought her a contract for her first novel A Hotel in Paris.

    A Hotel in Bath was released February 2013, A Hotel in Venice was released August 2015. Margot is currently working on her fourth book in the hotel series, set in Barcelona, Spain. She is also hard at work on a sequel to Blood Art.

    A Fire Within, set in Chicago was released February 2014. The story first appeared in the Hearts and Daggers anthology. Her other projects include a novella also set in Chicago, Dazzling Diamonds, scheduled for release August 2016. She also writes travel articles and blogs.

    Margot Justes is a Member of Romance Writers of America, the Chicago North RWA Chapter, as well as the Georgia Romance Writers. She is a past president of the Chicago North RWA Chapter and the Chicago Chapter of Sisters in Crime.

  • 01:58

    Celebrating National Reading Month with award winning author LaWayne Childrey

    in Books

    March is NATIONAL READING MONTH. In celebration of National Reading Month CAN WE TALK FOR REAL co-hosts Teresa (Terry Boi) Jackson and Michelle E. Brown welcome LaWayne Childrey to the show to talk about his book “Peeing Back the Layers: A Story of Trauma, Grace and Triumph.” His book was selected as one of the top six autobiographies of 2015 by the Colorado Independent Publishers Association.

    This book tells Childrey’s story - how a troubled, black, gay youth from the Deep South grew up to become one of the most respected news journalists in the country.

    Childrey is also a recipient of the national Edward R. Murrow Award for Journalistic Excellence. The award is given by the Radio Television Digital News Association honoring outstanding achievements in electronic journalism. Murrow Award recipients demonstrate the excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the electronic news profession.

    Childrey has also won numerous Mississippi Associated Press Broadcasters awards for his reporting with Mississippi Public Broadcasting. In 2014 the Alabama Community College System selected Childrey as its most outstanding alumnus in the institution’s 50-year history. The ACCS awarded a $5,000 scholarship in Childrey’s name to a deserving Alabama high school senior. During the same year, Childrey was named alumnus of the year for Jefferson State Community College in Birmingham.

    In his compelling autobiography Childrey demonstrates his ability to persevere during times of immense adversity.

    Join CAN WE TALK FOR REAL Wednesday, March 9, 2016  at 8:30PM EST/7:30PM CST to celebrate NATIONAL READING MONTH and be inspired by this outstanding African American author, Lawayne Childrey.

    CAN WE TALK FOR REAL – your award winning blog radiocast. Celebrating three years of bringing you issues, education and entertainment.



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    The Open Stage with MASC Award-Winning Songwriter Woody Lissauer

    in Music


     On the next Open Stage, Michelle interviews award-winning songwriter and performer Woody LIissauer who won several awards in SAW's 32nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest. A major figure in the Mid-Atlantic touring scene of the 70’s/80’s/90’s this career musician now performs mainly his own material - soaring tuneful compositions that reflect Americana, British folk, French jazz & Spanish classical and more - stunningly performed in a variety of styles, featuring the intricate finger-work associated with Chet Atkins or Tommy Emmanuel! With a music degree and 35 years full-time experience in the US & overseas with countless albums, awards, radio spins & glowing reviews, he calls our Baltimore home! On this show, you can hear songs from his new CD ‘A Guest in the House of the Wind’ which already has won three song awards, the title cut, 'Sirocco' which won the MASC Silver Award and 'Everything Happens at Once' Woody will also discuss his upcoming CD release shows. 

  • 01:46

    Sizzling Sensational Sunday welcomes Billy Dorsey, Gospel Award Winning Artist

    in Christianity

    Shirley Ann interviews the infamous Musician/Artisst Mr. Billy Dorsey. Welcome to the show Billy.

    Disclaimer The views expressed on The Shirley Ann Show hosted by Shirley Ann at blog talk radio are my own and do not reflect those of BlogTalk Radio, Youtube, other social media forms and speaking platforms. The content here belongs to the The Shirley Ann Show and it’s many contributors. Views and opinions expressed by all contributors belong to contributor and not The Shirley Ann Show and Shirley Ann the blog owner, host and etc . All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only. The Shirley Ann Show makes no representations as to accuracy, completeness, correctness, suitability, or validity of any information on this site and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. 

    This show view realities of today and further explores Gods' perspective about the reality. It provides an opportunity for the listening audience to consider how they can obtain and achieve their goals and dreams in today. It further challenges the listener to discover and explore possible solutions for their realities from a positive perspective.


  • 01:01

    Dr. Frank Sileo: Award Winning Author

    in Entertainment

    Dr. Frank J. Sileo is a New Jersey licensed psychologist and is the Founder and Executive Director of The Center for Psychological Enhancement, LLC located in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He received his Doctorate in psychology from Fordham University in New York City. He received his Master of Science degree from Fordham University and his Bachelor’s degree from Iona College in New Rochelle, New York. Dr. Sileo has been in private practice in Ridgewood, New Jersey since 1995. Since 2010, Dr. Sileo has been consistently voted one of New Jersey's Favorite Kids' Docsby readers of New Jersey Family magazine. 


    Dr. Sileo is an award winning author and an active public speaker.  He is the author of 5 children's picture books: 

    Toilet Paper Flowers: A Story for Children about Crohn's Disease
    Hold the Cheese Please!  A Story for Children about Lactose Intolerance
    Bug Bites and Campfires: A story for Kids about Homesickness
    Sally Sore Loser: A Story about WInning and Losing
    Don't Put Yourself Down in Circus Town: A Story about Self Confidence

    Buy all of Dr. Sileo's children's books on Amazon here!

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  • 01:47

    Readings with Award-Winning Psychic Healer, Joanie Eisinger!

    in Spirituality

    Joanie Eisinger joins Charlotte as Special Guest Co-Host on the first Tuesday of each month from 3:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern to offer assistance to callers on any topic. Could the turbulence of a present situation stem from a past life? Call in with a question about a current or former relationship or circumstance: Romantic, Familial, Co-Worker or Friend…you name it! Her down-to-earth and often humorous reading style will amaze you.

    Joanie is an award-winning Psychic Healer and Channel. Many seek her guidance on a myriad of issues, including finances, health, relationships, spirituality, career and family. 

    Her gift is her ability to explore past experiences, whether in this lifetime or another, to determine the origins of an unsatisfactory present. She heals by helping to neutralize negative karma so that we can create a better future through forgiveness and self-understanding.

    Preparation: Before you call, ensure that you are in a quiet environment free of noise. Please have pen, paper and water nearby. All shows are downloadable if you would like a copy of your Reading.

    If you would like a Private Consultation, contact her at JoaniesWhiteLightHealing.com. Order her Carry Me Crystals - Chakra Clearing & Oracle Card Deck on Amazon.

    Let's Grow Together! Send a testimonial about the show through SpiritualInsightsRadio.com and receive a FREE Guided Meditation that allows you to make profound changes in your life. No experience is necessary.

  • 00:49

    Award-Winning Artist Ann Licater on Positively Entertaining with Beth Hilton

    in Indie Music

     Ann Licater is an award-winning recording artist, world flutist, producer and composer.  She created and facilitates “Flute for the Soul” workshops where she plays Native American and world flutes as a tools for personal discovery.  Beyond the Waves, the fourth CD release from award-winning flutist and creates a moving and relaxing listening experience. Artfully recorded, this contemporary instrumental CD has a fresh and pristine sound with touches of jazz, new age and world music. Ancient sounds of native American flutes and modern silver and alto flutes are accompanied by piano, guitar, world percussion, bass, violin and vocal layers on selected tracks. These beautiful compositions take listeners on soothing and soulful journey that feels like a “traveling meditation.” 

    Beth Hilton is a marketing communications specialist based in Studio City, CA and founder of The B Company.   For the last twelve years, she has provided excellence in marketing and public relations for her entertainment, lifestyle, fashion and non-profit clients.  Beth has a lifelong history of social activism, which she dovetails with her current business approach to serving artists and companies producing positive and transformational entertainment.

    Join us live on April 19th at 6pmET/3pmPT or LIVE on your time in archive on Word of Mom Radio - the show for mompreneurs - the new business woman. Join us in the chat room and call us at 646 595 3163 to be part of the conversation.

    Thanks to our show sponsors TeaScapes, Jersey Cookie Girl and Safety Bags LLC - winner of the Family Choice Awards. Meet them and all our sponsors in our mompreneur marketplace.



  • 00:37

    Beethoven in Love: Opus 139 with Award-winning Writer, Howard Jay Smith

    in Self Help

    Howard Jay Smith is an award-winning writer. His newest and third book is entitled, “Beethoven In Love; Opus 139.” He taught for many years in the UCLA Extension Writer’s Program and has lectured nationally. His articles and photographs have appeared in the Washington Post, Horizon, The Journal of the Writer’s Guild of America, and numerous trade publications.

    While an executive at ABC Television, Embassy TV and Academy Home Entertainment, Howard worked on numerous film, television, radio and commercial projects. He serves on the board of directors of the Santa Barbara Symphony and is a member of the American Beethoven Society.  Visit www.beethoveninloveopus139.com.

    Get the Off the Grid Into the Heart CD by Sister Jenna.  Like America Meditating on FB & follow us on Twitter.  Visit our website at www.meditationmuseum.org.  Download our free Pause for Peace App for Apple or Android.


  • 00:38

    Award-winning Filmmaker & Energy Strategist, Nora Maccoby on America Meditating

    in Self Help

    Nora Maccoby is an energy strategist and an award-winning filmmaker who trained in theater directing and playwriting at Oberlin College and earned an MFA in Film Directing from The American Film Institute, where she won numerous awards. She co-wrote "Bongwater" and "Buffalo Soldiers" which was nominated for 6 Independent Spirit Awards and won the Evening Standard Award for Best Screenplay in 2003.

    In 2002, while researching a film on the 1983 U.S. invasion of Grenada, West Indies, she began working with the local government to develop clean energy solutions and later worked with leaders to create Nature’s Partners, a bipartisan energy literacy initiative and common ground for a national energy conversation. Nora is a champion of clean energy technologies and a strategist for bringing them to the public. She has appeared on C-Span, led workshops internationally, and brought together leaders in the investment world with green technology experts. http://www.maccoby.com/nora

    Get the Off the Grid Into the Heart CD by Sister Jenna.  Like America Meditating on FB & follow us on Twitter.  Visit our website at www.meditationmuseum.org.  Download our free Pause for Peace App for Apple or Android.