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Sunday 20 August 2017
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Posts by: L. Ann Dickson/Ahlstrom

A Letter From a Millennium

I have sat at a blank Word Doc for a while trying to think of what to say. I have written this opening line, so many times I have stopped...

Mission: No Spend Christmas

From that title everyone who has read it must think I am crazy. “A no spend Christmas, how on earth do you pull that off?” It’s not...

A Bleeding Heart

At 3:32 Pacific time on Friday, I saw a friend in London post a message of “Pray for Paris” on her Tumblr feed followed by information...

How Self-Publishing Made Me Appreciate Books More

This past summer I’ve been on a deadline. Project, “publish all the things.” To summarize it, I ended up with so many second and...

Hollywood’s Current Dilemma

  These past few months, a year give or take a couple of days, has unleashed a problem in Hollywood that everyone hopes doesn’t...

When Faith Harms (Unveiling Spiritual Abuse)

The start of the twenty-first century and the close of the twentieth century (the later half by fifty to thirty or so years depending on...

The Tragedy in Children’s Entertainment

  I want you to sit back and imagine something. I want you to picture in your mind a child, can be any age just picture one. Now this...

Two Hours

  This past weekend (starting on Aug 14th) I had an experience I’d never wish on anyone. To give a little background, I live in the...

Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Patreon fully explained (The Indie Report #4)

The big trio of Indie has taken the web by storm. Sometimes it feels like you cannot do a general search on social media or the blogs...

Empowerment and [Food] Security Through Gardening

It’s no secret that different activities have calming effects on the body. Gardening, or farming depending on where you’re at and what...