CHESTERTON | Children’s author and illustrator Rick Chrustowski recently visited the four Duneland Elementary schools of Bailly, Brummitt, Jackson and Liberty. He talked to students about how he gets his ideas for writing, showed them how he does his own illustrations, and the different phas…
LANSING | Chicago author Barbara Gregorich visited the Lansing Public Library on April 11.
Author Barbara Gregorich visited recently at the Lansing Public Library.
A Northwest Indiana native has garnered national attention for a book she wrote about love and how she found it.
Grace Metalious discusses the film based on her book "Peyton Place" in Hollywood with Jerry Wald, who produced the movie version, in this April 30, 1957 file photo.
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There’s nothing quite like the comfort of a good book, and Hoosiers have benefited from Indiana’s many outstanding authors over the decades – from Kurt Vonnegut to Booth Tarkington to James Whitcomb Riley. But even today, the literary landscape of Indiana remains just as dynamic and notewort…
The young people of today’s society are forgetting how important it is to read books for the basic benefit of expanding their minds.
I still remember my shock and dismay when I realized that sofas had to be bought. Somehow I thought sofas just happened. They always simply showed up in homes, hotels, and offices without explanation or fanfare, like feral kittens or bills.
Maybe it’s because I was the youngest in my family. Maybe it’s because I’m five-foot-three and have a voice like snow white, but I lash out like a cornered rattlesnake when someone doesn’t take me seriously.
GARY | Film and television actor Malik Yoba will serve as the celebrity guest during a timely public reading and open discussion supporting a new book that explores the relationships between black men and their fathers.
I know, I know, to many of you the idea of decorating an empty room feels as horrifying as one of those dreams where you're suddenly in public naked. But I'm going to fix that.
Quick: Which room in your house needs attention the most? Kitchen? Bathroom? Garage?
The author of "Garage Sale Millionaire" had come to Orlando to visit theme parks with his wife and 3-year-old son. I took it as a sign. Divine deliverance.
Like my mother, the Roman God Janus — for whom January is named — had eyes in the back of his head. In fact, he had an entire face on the back of his head, so he could look backward and forward at once. This feature earned him the distinction of “god of doors.” He ruled comings and goings.
This time of year I always feel a little sick to my stomach, and not just because of those midnight romps at the dessert buffet with the bottomless glass of Prosecco. (Do they make a combo antacid headache tablet?)
The New Year is the perfect time to evaluate your career and take control of your professional life. And doing so may be easier than you think in today’s economy, where one-third of the American workforce is now comprised of freelancers.
Author Bob Welch has written a new book examining the inspirational themes of the 1946 film "It's a Wonderful Life" calling the paperback "52 Little Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life" ($15.99 Thomas Nelson Press).
A look back at the lessons the year served up reveals I once again had my share of jams, upheavals and awakenings. I faithfully reported these with what I hope some would call humor served with a dollop of advice on the side.
She asked for just six words.
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