Respect: An Integral Element of Co-Parenting

Basically co-parenting boils down to “cooperative parenting” or parenting together. It is a firmly held belief with professionals that children fare better when parents can minimize any trauma during and after their divorce and can communicate, cooperate, and compromise with … Continued

Social Media Is Not Always Your Friend

Facebook, twitter, and myspace can all be fun and entertaining. They have their uses. They’re great tools for building a business platform. Facebook is an excellent way to stay in touch or even get back in touch with family and … Continued

Prescription drug abuse is still a drug problem

When people talk about drug abuse, they typically mean illegal drugs. Heroin, cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamines usually come to mind. And, yes, if you are using any of these, you need to get help as soon as possible. I’ll talk … Continued

Social Media: an important tool for writers

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Never before has a writer had the ability to influence her career like she does today. In the past, authors relied on their editors and publishers to help get the word out about their books. The writer might do some … Continued

Research doesn’t have to be hard

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Remember last week when I talked about the book I wanted to hurl across the room because of poor editing? That same book was guilty of extremely poor research on the author’s part. Poor — as in none. Seriously, who … Continued