Author Archives: neiladaniel

About neiladaniel

Self published writer of sci-fi, fantasy, poetry, so far.

What I learned from the Don in the White House

Well the would-be Don anyway. He’s not smart enough to be the Don, he’ll always be the one taking orders, being ‘advised’ on what to do. All he does is keep an eye on the money, or as he likes … Continue reading

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Mango Crumble Tarts, a Caribbean twist on the American Apple Crumble pie. Serve it with sorrel tea.

Originally posted on Caribbean Foods in American Kitchens:
? Apples or mangoes.  Why not both?  Apple Crumble Pie served with homemade caramel sauce I love apple making this apple crumble pie with a hearty whole wheat pastry crust.  Recently  though,…

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Current Research: The Elephant’s Secret Sense by Caitlin O’Connell

The story of humans in the world is a sad tale of greed, ignorance and horrific abuse of the stewardship of the planet we have claimed as our birthright. Sometimes deliberately, sometimes inadvertently, but always with devastating agency, we have … Continue reading

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Friday 45: BETHLEM STEELE – Hold On To Your Mind

Source: Friday 45: BETHLEM STEELE – Hold On To Your Mind

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@theRealHealthcare

The most significant initiative coming out of the Obama administration was led by the First Lady; I’m talking about her effort to change the eating habits of Americans. There was even some legislation passed in support. ‘The effort culminated in … Continue reading

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Working My Way Back

Not fun. Wish I could say that I’ve been away on vacation or off on a trip to some place I’ve not yet been but that’s not what happened. The truth is that I’m going through a bit of a … Continue reading

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Creativity and Me

One percent inspiration and ninety-nine perspiration, that’s how my creativity works but a few days ago something happened that’s making me rethink how I approach my work. And it is work. I never sit down to write anything with the … Continue reading

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Movie Review

Look Who’s Back A Review Did Donald Trump watch this movie? It’s an uncannily prescient German film that was shot in 2015 and was based on a best-selling satirical novel, Er ist Wieder da (Look Who’s Back), by Timur Vermes. … Continue reading

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Rethinking

I started this blog in 2015 to document and share my experiences as a self-published writer. I hope that readers can benefit from these pages as I continue to learn, and to write. With the collapse of my Challenge to … Continue reading

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The Challenge: Progress Report (and more)

It goes on, evolving and continuing. The original Challenge was to complete a novel in one month, January. That was a failure; I was only able to get a little over 20K words done by January 31st. I got off … Continue reading

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