Seven reader photos show why Great Horned Owl is truly great
Both Snowy Owl and Great Gray Owl have wider wingspans, and Snowy weighs more, but we still think Great Horned … Read More
PHOTOS: Great Horned Owl Society honors top supporters of nature sanctuary
Members of the new Great Horned Owl Society celebrated their support of the Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary at a Pavilion Party for donors and special friends on Sept. 17.The 160-acre nature sanctuary is
Great horned owls are chattering, hooting, clacking. What does it mean?
Suburban owls made a scene — and raised questions about the origin of the sounds they utter.
What a Hoot: Horned owl helps teach Mainers about life in the wild
Meet Gaia! This horned owl is teaching both children and adults about living in the wildYou can meet her at the Center for Wildfire in Cape Neddick.
Barnes & Noble: SONGS ONLY YOU KNOW by Sean Madigan Hoen is a Discover Great New Writers pick
Barnes & Noble: SONGS ONLY YOU KNOW by Sean Madigan Hoen is a Discover Great New Writers pick. SONGS ONLY YOU KNOW, a debut memoir from Sean Madigan Hoen, garners praise from all corners, including retail giant Barnes & Noble, Elizabeth Gilbert, Jaimy Gordon, Darin Strauss, Rivka Galchen, Kyle Minor, and many more. - PR12303863
How to write a great book review
“How do you write a great book review?” I have a love-hate relationship with this question. It’s wonderful to see that people want to know how to do this, and it’s a real privilege that they seem to enjoy mine enough to want to know how I write mine. But—and there’s always a but, isn’t …
4 C's of a Great Team Member
Is a team member a "team player" or a "team slayer"? This can be the difference between success and failure for your team, and you, as a leader, have to be a...
How to Not Crash a Great Sermon
Not too long ago, I was flying into Guatemala City. It was dark, late, and extremely bumpy because of a terrible storm. I had a window seat, and as I looked out, all I could see was lightning. Lots of it. I wondered, “How often does a plane gets struck by lightning?” At that instant, […]
How to be a Great Coach
There are only two ways to grow any business: grow your team members and grow yourself. Growing yourself requires a commitment to personal and professional development. Growing your people is about providing training and education, and being a great coach. What makes a great coach? Great coaches… …are interested in you. You’re not just a…
GREAT FOOD GARDENING With Niki Jabbour Ep.101
This is the pilot episode of "GREAT FOOD GARDENING with Niki Jabbour". Niki Jabbour is a best selling author, award winning radio host, busy blogger and Year...
The Amazing Skills of Owls
In todays post, Stan Tekiela, author of Our Love for Owls, shares with us three amazing skills of these birds, that capture the interest of so many.
The Great Outdoors Gift Guide
Know a nature-addict? Or perhaps someone who could use a little more time away from their devices? Here are the best gifts for the great outdoors.
Why Gratitude is Great for You
Enjoy the Long-Term Benefits of Gratitude Studies have shown that people who practice gratitude report experiencing more joy and pleasure, express more compassion and generosity towards others, and are even less likely to get sick.1 But it can be hard to sustain that spirit of thankfulness, especially when holiday busy-ness distracts you from the celebrations … Continue reading "Why Gratitude is Great for You"
20 Great Books For Writers
For some of us, books are as important as almost anything else on earth. What a miracle it is that out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper un...
What makes a great story?
What is the key thing that unites a great story. As content creators and providers, it is our job to try – with every story we release into the print and digital world – to captivate, inspire, teach and entertain our readers.
What Is the Measure of a Great Book?
I read a lot of books. I read a lot of books because I just plain love to read, and a read a lot of books because, as a reviewer, I receive a lot of them and am always trying to keep ahead of the growing piles. But the more I read, the harder I can find it to answer this question: What is a good book? What are the marks of an especially good book? I was recently reading …
Tips for a Great Author Photo
In the first of a two-part post, Author’s Digest offers five tips for making a professional and effective author photo.
How Great, How Faithful
A daily prayer blog by Bob Hostetler, the author of The Red Letter Prayer Life and the 31 Ways to Pray for Your Kids iPhone and iPad app. Just one prayer each day. Seldom more. Seldom very long. Sometimes personal. Sometimes original. Always sincere.
If Humans Are So Great, Why is the World Such a Mess?
Human beings often have generous views of themselves - not always easy to defend. Massive scientific advances are sometimes used for destructive purposes. Th...
Top Private Jets for Great Escapes
Whether you need to transport a team across the globe or are an avid pilot looking for thrills, Elite Traveler has the top private jets suited to you.