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Tous au Salon du Livre d’Ottawa le 20 octobre prochain

Posted on 27 July 2019

Nous avons tous remarqués que depuis des lustres dans la région d’Ottawa, chaque fois qu’un salon du livre ou festival du livre avait lieu, il n’y avait que la présence des hautes personnalités et écrivains canadiens comme Lee Maracle ou Maraget Atwood pour ne citer que ceux-là. Les autres auteurs et écrivains pas encore reconnu dans la région d’Ottawa n’avaient pas leur pla ...

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Ottawa Book Expo Invites Exhibitors

Posted on 13 July 2019

Are you frustrated that most author/book festivals in the Ottawa area seem to cater to well-established and famous people like Margaret Atwood and Lee Maracle while numerous other books written by Canadian and other writers get ignored? If so, you're invited to join our grassroots-oriented author, publisher, bookseller and literary services festival. The Ottawa Book Expo takes place at ...

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Montreal Business Journal Endorses Local Writer's Online Dating Book

Posted on 06 July 2019

The Montreal Business Journal strives to offer its support to Canadian talent, including our own local authors and books. This is especially true when a book addresses social issues like dating and relationships that are of interest to our readers.  One such book, Infinite Shades of Happiness: Love & Online Dating, a new work by author André Prince de Grâce addresses the phenom ...

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Book: Everything is Wrong with Canada's Foreign Policy

Posted on 03 July 2019

Based on the book by Yves Engler entitled ‘The black book of Canadian foreign policy,’ Canada has for a long time portrayed herself to the worldas a nation of defenders of all that is right and just. This, might however, just be propaganda. Canada’s neighbour; the United States also tries to portray an image to the rest of the world, and most especially the less developed regions, a ...

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Fiction Author Offers A Fresh New Twist On The Gnostics

Posted on 22 May 2019

Over the years, there have been many fine offerings on the subject of Gnosis (from Greek, ‘seeking to know’) given to us by scholars who have devoted their careers to translating such ancient texts as the Dead Sea Scrolls as well as ‘gnostic gospels’ found at Nag Hammadi in Egypt. Both those collections were discovered during the mid 1940’s and they have been dated to the e ...

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The Physician Poetry Connection: A Reemerging Trend

Posted on 22 May 2019

The connection between poetry and medicine has long been seen throughout history. In Greek mythology, the god Apollo’s powers included the arts of healing and poetry.  In the 19th century, famous physician-poet John Keats was an English doctor who went on to write many works of poetry.  Among the most famous of all American physician-poets was William Carlos Williams, a doctor ...

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How Shel Silverstein Quotes Inspire Mike Lee's Not Gonna Write Poems

Posted on 22 May 2019

A Poetry Book for All the Non Poets
In 2017, urgent care physician Dr. Michael Lee began crafting his first book of children’s poetry and enlisted his ten-year old daughter, Jessica, to collaborate on the poems’ accompanying drawings. Lee wrote Not Gonna Write Poems: A Poetry Book for all the Non Poets, inspired by Shel Silverstein’s collection of quirky quotes. The sharp and ...

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“Not Gonna Write Poems” Makes Poetry Fun, Playful and Engaging

Posted on 13 May 2019

Poetry is not dead. And it’s not just for stuffy intellectuals either. Poetry that children and people of all ages can read and enjoy is alive and well, thanks to Michael A. Lee’s new book of humorous poems titled “Not Gonna Write Poems.” This is a fun-to-read poetry book written by a physician turned poet, who is also a husband and father; so his rib-tickling poems address t ...

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The Universe is Currently Expanding 9% faster than the Early Universe

Posted on 04 May 2019

Early studies of the universe, have always confirmed that the earth should be expanding at one speed, however, in recent years, when astronomers measure the universe, they find a faster rate of expansion. This phenomenon has remained a conundrum to scientists.Humans have always sought to educate themselves on the wonders of the universe. Books, such as Astroglossary have been written to provi ...

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New Astronomy Book Sheds Light on Ever-Expanding Universe

Posted on 04 May 2019

Top astronomers all over the world have had a working understanding for about a century that the universe is continually expanding. But recent discoveries have had astronomers double-checking their facts. This is because according to recent research, the current universe is expanding 9% faster than the early universe. This is faster than first predicted. And you can read about these findings ...