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How to Get Paid for your Articles

How to Get Paid for your Articles

If you have a way with words, why not invest in it? More and more people are discovering the joys and rewards of freelance writing. Instead of writing for yourself, write for other people who will enjoy reading your articles. Best of all, you have be a freelance writer without disrupting your current lifestyle, or you could say goodbye to your place behind the desk and work conveniently from home.... [Read more]

Mistakes to Avoid when Freelance Writing

Mistakes to Avoid when Freelance Writing

Once you have made a decision to become a freelance writer, you will need to learn how to make your writing business gain positive light. Freelance writing newbies often commit mistakes that send their chances spiraling down the drain. Here are just some of them: Plagiarizing This is the mortal sin of all writing, freelance or not. This basically happens when you steal someone else’s ideas and make... [Read more]

URL Submissions for Google

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What to Look for in a Photographer

There’s a misconception by many people that anyone with a camera can be a photographer. This is an especially risky thought to have if you’re looking for a commercial photographer in New York City. Per capita, it’s hard to imagine any city in the world having more photographers than New York and they are definitely not all created the same.  If you’re looking for NYC fashion photographers,... [Read more]

Selecting the Best Photographer in New York

New York does not lack for artists or creative types. So if you need a photographer, you won’t have any problem finding options. Of course, not all photographers in New York are going to be up to the task. Here are some easy ways to cut through all our options. First, figure out what kind of photography you want. Is this a shoot for business reasons? Then you need a commercial photographer. Are you... [Read more]

An Interesting Take on the Matrix – By Phin Upham

“Existential Phenomenology and the Brave New World of The Matrix” is an essay written by Hubert L. Dreyfus and Stephen D. Dreyfus, included in Phin Upham’s book Space of Love and Garbage. Hubert Dreyfus is Professor of Philosophy in the graduate school at the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests bridge the analytic and Continental traditions in 20th-century philosophy,... [Read more]

Is It Time to Put an End to the Word Literally?

By Phin Upham It’s a sociological truth that language evolves over time, with societies having their own interpretation on the meaning of a word. In some cases, this can mean that its meaning is subverted entirely. But according to Martha Gill in The Guardian, this isn’t always a good thing. Her example: the current dual usage of the word “literally.” The original definition of “literally”... [Read more]

Book deal done for Hollywood insider Nikki Finke

The elusive Nikki Finke, founder of Hollywood news site Deadline, will have her book edited by the president of publishing house Simon & Schuster. “Whenever we publish,” Jonathan Karp told the New York Times, “the book will be an event.” Finke left Deadline in 2013 after its owner, Penske Media Corporation, purchased competing outlet Variety, and she began posting to NikkiFinke.com... [Read more]

Former deputy rips Florida Governor Scott in new book

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE Fla. (Reuters) – Florida's former Lieutenant Governor Jennifer Carroll has slammed Governor Rick Scott's leadership team, describing it in a new book as a “boys' club” that she says sidelined, belittled and betrayed her. Navy lieutenant commander, was the first black woman to serve as the state's lieutenant governor before stepping... [Read more]

World Chefs: Former U.S. stockbroker LaFrieda writes butchering guide

By Richard Leong NEW YORK (Reuters) – In his first book, “Meat: Everything You Need to Know,” fourth-generation butcher Pat LaFrieda gives a detailed guide on butchering a cow, pig, lamb and chicken and shares tips on how to cook the various cuts. Since taking over in the early 1990s, he has grown the family business into a $120 million company that delivers gourmet steaks, pork and... [Read more]

Library without books debuts at Florida’s newest college

By Letitia Stein TAMPA Fla. (Reuters) – The library opening with the first day of classes on Monday at Florida's newest college features a sunlit arched roof and cozy reading chairs – but not a single book. A fully digital library is among the futuristic features of Florida Polytechnic University's striking dome-shaped building, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava.... [Read more]

At 91, Marvel creator Stan Lee continues to expand his Universe

By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Marvel Entertainment's chief emeritus Stan Lee may be in his ninth decade, but it hasn't stopped him from adding outposts to his creative empire as he hopes to interest a new generation of children in super heroes of all shapes and sizes. Lee, 91, the creator of comic book franchises and box-office behemoths such as Spider-Man, Avengers and... [Read more]