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Darryl Strawberry on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Major League Baseball All-Star Darryl Strawberry has triumphed … not only on the baseball diamond, but in life.

Strawberry will be appearing Wednesday, November 15th on Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to share his story of  story of childhood abuse, anxiety, drug and alcohol addiction, and ultimately, recovery, with easy-to-understand explanations of addiction from trained professionals.… Read the rest

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Everything you never wanted to know about author MATT GEIGER, and more!

I’ve done it!  I’ve lured my first interesting individual into the trap of answering my Q&A that I developed through extensive scientific research with the intent of bringing out very interesting tidbits from very interesting individuals.  (I used google… have you guys heard of this???) I also scraped the deepest wells of my own creativity to come up with these hard hitting questions that the PEOPLE NEED TO KNOW.  … Read the rest

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“Prayer never goes unanswered:” Darryl Strawberry on the power of prayer

New Brunswick Herald
Posted by Carrie Brunner
November 14, 2017
TAMPA, FL – 11-14-2017

Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry says do not underestimate the power of prayer.

“I think it’s very important that people understand that prayer does work,” Strawberry said in response to critics of “thoughts and prayers” after a tragedy.… Read the rest

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Wehler’s second book explores life “South of Superior”

The Star
Meghan Chua

Sun Prairie resident and author Rick Wehler has released a second book of banter, witty thoughts and stories from Wisconsin and Minnesota that describe everyday life just south of Lake Superior.

The book, “South of Superior—More Minne-Sconsin Stories”, follows Wehler’s first publication, “North of Normal: Minne-Sconsin Stories”, and has similar subject matter with a few extra stories, Wehler said.… Read the rest

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Pitch perfect: The Writers’ Institute helps aspiring authors get published

by The Isthmus

MARCH 30, 2017

I’m sitting in a small conference room at the Madison Concourse Hotel with 11 strangers at tables arranged so we’re all facing each other. Under other circumstances, it would be uncomfortable.

We’re gathered on this overcast and chilly late-Friday afternoon to hear Patricia Skalka — author of the popular “Dave Cubiak Door County Mystery” series — talk about her journey from nationally published freelance journalist to successful novelist.… Read the rest

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Reviewer’s Choice: THEM: The Richer Life Found in Caring for Others

Wisconsin Bookwatch: March 2017
James A. Cox, Editor-in-Chief
Midwest Book Review
278 Orchard Drive, Oregon, WI 53575

THEM: The Richer Life Found in Caring for Others” by John Certalic (Executive Director of Caring for Others, a missionary care ministry whose purpose is to strengthen and encourage missionaries, and those who send them) is a story of developing richer relationships by caring for others.… Read the rest