Hailey Schons

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How to build your own author platform — from scratch

The first time I heard the phrase “author platform,” it instantly conjured an image of myself, with a noose around my neck, standing in front of a …

Master these 7 grammar tips if you want to sound smarter

• Poor writing can make others think you aren’t intelligent.<br>• I’m the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the …

6 Reasons You Must Write A Book (And How To Write It In 48 Hours Or Less)

Your book is the perfect billboard, business card, and elevator speech which people can get "at a glance," and immediately.<p>Mike Koenigs was on a flight from to South by South West when he heard an interesting conversation happening one row ahead of him.<p><i>"Do you know who that is a few rows ahead?"</i> …

15 Memoirs About Writing That Every Young Writer Needs To Read

If there's anything that writers like more than writing, it's writing <i>about writing</i> (that, and talking about writing about writing). And it makes …

How To Write A Novel: Step By Step

Thinking about writing a novel? Don’t know where to start? It’s not that hard, if you really want to do it. I guess that really is the first step. …

Hacking Creativity

One of the stranger articles Inc. magazine ever ran was a 2002 piece about the neuroscience of innovation. Actually, it wasn’t really about …

Creativity and Alcoholism

(4)Meyers, J.(1985). Hemingway: A biography. New York: Harper and Row<p>(5)Davis, R. H. , & Maurice, A. B. (1931) . The caliph of<p>Baghdad: Being Arabian …

How Yoga & Meditation Increase Creativity & Healthy Emotions

Some research shows what may increase the likelihood of breaking up.<p>Apologies for transgressions by powerful people are typically perceived as …

Boosting Creativity - 10 Easy Steps

By Bennett Flaum, PsyD and Mitchell Flaum, Ph.D.<p>"Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, …

The Creativity Hack You Can Do in Your Sleep

Wanna be a creative genius? I can’t promise that. But I can tell you about a creativity enhancing activity you can try this very day. Creative …

Creativity and Emotional Well-Being: Recent Research

For readers who are interested in how and if creative engagement can affect general well-being, two recent studies clarify just how creativity …

Jump-Start Your Creativity With #The100DayProject

If you made a simple creative action every day, what would you have at the end of 100 days? April 3 starts #The100DayProject, which invites you to …

Gun laws in Illinois

<b>Gun laws in Illinois</b> regulate the sale, possession, and use of firearms and ammunition in the state of Illinois in the United States.[1][2]<p>To legally …

Gun Control

[1] Paper: “Estimating Intruder-Related Firearm Retrievals in U.S. Households, 1994.” By Robin M. Ikeda (U.S. Centers for Disease Control and …

The Second Amendment Gives Nothing…

“<i>A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed</i>.” – …

Editor's Corner: Stop Trying to Make "Gun Control" Happen

We get our fair share of fan mail at Bearing Arms – the bulk of which expresses the desire to see death befall us or harm decent on our families from …

Mexico Considers A Gun Rights Bill Allowing Citizens To Arm Themselves Against Violent Crime

A senator from Mexico has proposed a bill that would allow firearms to be carried inside private vehicles and businesses, as reported by Fusion. This bill would mirror the U.S. law, which comes as a surprise, as Mexico is not known for having a large gun culture.<p>Jorge Luis Preciado, who is a member …

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Zero Tolerance on Gun Rights

The video essay assigned by his teacher last year seemed like just another school assignment—but little did high school senior Frank Harvey know that …

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Firearms Owners and Gun Rights Advocates Respond to VPR Poll

For Immediate Release — Vermont Traditions Coalition & Gun Owners of Vermont<br>October 21 , 2016<p>Contacts:<br>William Moore, Firearms Policy Analyst<br>Vermont …

Gun Control Fails Single Mothers

Colion Noir talks about the reality of many single mothers who live in an impoverished neighborhood filled with drugs and gangs.<p>“Common sense gun …

Mel Gibson talks gun control, the 'potholes' of fame

“Hacksaw Ridge” director Mel Gibson isn't afraid to discuss the gun control debate. He spoke with Fox News about the issues our country is facing during an interview ahead of his new film.<p>“Well, I understand where it comes from, the right to bear arms because the Revolution and that stuff and …

New York's strict gun laws are being undercut by the 'Iron Pipeline'

Many of those guns are later used in crimes.<p>The report, released Tuesday, found that 74 percent of the guns recovered by police for which origins could be traced came from outside the state. Nearly half of those came from the six states known as the "Iron Pipeline," which are known for lax gun …

The UK, Australia, Japan and Germany have all taken measures to reduce gun homicides. Can the US learn anything from them?<p>Thirty people will be shot dead in America today. On average. It could be more. If it’s less, then more will die tomorrow. Or the next day.<p>The United States’s gun homicide rate …

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Clinton’s platform targets gun rights

Hillary Clinton repeatedly has said she’s not here “to take your guns away,” but her campaign platform would go a long way toward stopping Americans …

Listen to FBI, not bogus science, on gun safety

A recent story (“Connecticut among five safest states for gun violence,” October 12) cites a sham study by the Center for American Progress, CAP, as …

Editorial: A victory for gun rights, and common sense

Fans of gun control invoke the term “common sense” like a mantra, but their approach often flies in the face of it. Witness their enthusiasm for a …

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Vote 'no' on gun control

The very last thing our country needs is more gun control laws ("Locking up 'bad guys with guns,'" Oct. 24). Those laws will only affect the legal, …

Hillary Clinton’s questioning of a US supreme court decision has given the NRA and Donald Trump fuel for their argument that she wants to ‘ban gun ownership’<p>Throughout her presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has said that she supports the second amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners.<p>But …

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