Authors – “every day you are influencing someone’s life, somewhere.”

The Author Spotlight

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Authors burn the midnight oil, sacrifice their backs, forget to shower, drink copious amounts of coffee, leave the garbage sitting in the hallway and probably aggravate the hell out of their spouses sometimes who insist that it is time to walk away from the computer and take a break. Authors are driven, they are inspired, they have a world inside of them that they want the world outside to read about.

Sometimes, when sales falter or it seems as if no one is paying attention, one can forget that probably every day, your book or books, the words you spun, are influencing someone’s life, somewhere.

Homer, the famous Greek Poet, who wrote the Illiad and The Odyssey somewhere in the 7th century BC – long before Rome existed, before Christ, before Shakespeare, and certainly before anything contemporary, nearly two thousand years after he penned that epic tale, his words are…

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Author: Grandtrines

Like so many people, I am a paradox. I am a politically conservative vegetarian. I am from a Christian background, and still tend to like those values, but am a metaphysical astrologer trained in science who has an interest in the magic of ancient Egypt and a weird belief that some piece of our essence can live on a server. I live in Texas, but like chatting with my international Wordpress pals the best. I learn by teaching. Technically, I am a "Leo," but I am very, very Aquarian with a dose of Scorpio. I bitterly complain about Algol (and Algol personaliites), yet it is the one star that defines me most (other than Regulus). (Which, oddly, makes me an Algol personality.) I am a reclusive lover of peace and quiet who has the Ascendant in the Via Combusta (the most conflict ridden part of the zodiac). I am an incredibly private person with a blog with over 800 followers and 50 to 150 regular daily visitors. I could go on, but I think you get the picture.

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