Category Archives: Guest Blogs

MauiSalt is going live! Call for submissions!

Hey Guys and Gals! Bust out the pen and laptop and give us your best Hemingway! We’re looking for great maritime writing. Anything to do with the ocean experience. Windsurfing, Kite-surfing, Sailing, Surfing, Stand-Up Paddling, Kayaking, Canoeing, Bodyboarding, Fishing, etc., etc., etc. … Continue reading

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Are You Living Right? “On Right Livelihood” by J. Krishnamurti

On Right Livelihood by J. Krishnamurti First Talk in The Oak Grove To understand the confusion and misery that exist in ourselves, and so in the world, we must first find clarity within ourselves, and this clarity comes about through … Continue reading

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“The City” by The 1975

I’m really digging this song. These guys are my faves next to Bastille. I highly recommend the deluxe version of their current album. “The City” Don’t call it a fight when you know it’s a war. With nothing but your … Continue reading

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Rhymes and Reasons by John Denver

Once again, this is one of my favorites by John Denver. It fits with the piece I just posted from my novel Ticket To Ride, specifically, Livy Tinsley’s, “What and Where is America:” Rhymes and Reasons by John Denver So … Continue reading

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Fearless people, careless needle, Harsh words spoken and lives are broken…

A Prayer For The Dying by Seal from the “Bring It On” Album Good song for a rainy day. Dedicated to the Obama Administration: Fearless people, careless needle Harsh words spoken and lives are broken Forceful ageing, help me I’m … Continue reading

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from Dead Poets Society – “What will your verse be?”

Great quotes from a Great Film • We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Care To Communicate? by “Krafty Kitten”

Writing should be an important topic in schools, but the more I teach, the more I realize it’s not stressed nearly enough. This month, I am teaching a “Fundamentals of English” college course. This course teaches the basics of English … Continue reading

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Publishing is Dead, Long Live Publishing

I found the following article while researching the state of the publishing industry. The world of books is changing and this article offers the best insights of such that I have yet come across. The future of Literary Fiction by Victoria … Continue reading

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