This year’s third annual Indie Author Project regional contests ran in 14 U.S. states and one Canadian province and fielded thousands of submissions from authors of all types. In partnership with literary organizations and libraries across North America, these contests reflect an ongoing and expanding effort to encourage strong relationships between indie authors, public libraries, and readers. Out of all of the submissions, these winning titles reflect the best indie-published eBooks each region has to offer in adult and young adult fiction.
Thanks so much, Sylvia!!I posted this in the original thread in the Archives but realized this might be a better place to say CONGRATULATIONS to @TanithandBenFan whose Gold Rush (http://jennifercomeaux.blogspot.com/p/gold-rush.html) was one of 2 books winning for Louisiana!
This year’s third annual Indie Author Project regional contests ran in 14 states and one Canadian province and fielded thousands of submissions.indieauthorproject.com
I saw the show This Is Life by Lisa Ling about this. Most of the men involved were murderers serving long sentences but they had turned their lives around & it was heart-warming. I'm looking forward to future shows by her. I have her 2nd show on DVR but haven't watched it yet.There is good in everyone ...
Soledad State Prison inmates raised more than $30,000 to create a scholarship for a local student. Being involved with the scholarship gave many inside the prison an opportunity they never had: the chance to be a role model.www.cnn.com
And not a Klingon? https://ca.startrek.com/article/first-look-a-very-klingon-khristmasSanta is a Sikh:
Rajinder Singh became an internet sensation earlier this year as the "Skipping Sikh," inspiring people to stay active during the *********. Now the 74-year-old is back as the "Skipping Sikh Santa," bringing joy in an otherwise tough holiday season.www.cnn.com