Nike N. Chillemi

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On My Way Out of Brooklyn ~ random thoughts

McDonald’s Ordering Kiosk in Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY My last days in Brooklyn, I didn

LOOKS THAT DECEIVE by Braxton DeGarmo ~ a review

<b>Steven James ~ Move over!</b><p><b>LOOKS THAT DECEIVE by Braxton DeGarmo is both edgy and gritty crime fiction and a seat of the pants medical thriller. ‘Edgy’</b> …

Line of Duty Police Deaths ~ a recent rash of killings

<b>It seems lately, every time I turn on the nightly news another police officer has been shot or killed by a criminal. So far this year there have been</b> …

My 2016 Blessing Jar ~ quite a work this year

<b>In the middle of last year I went blessing jar minimalist. I wanted to get the all mighty me out of the way. I took a pickle jar that struck my fancy</b> …

Blizzard of 2016 ~ NYC up and running in 24-hours

Avenue S, Brooklyn ~ 24-hours after blizzard<p><b>With over two-feet of snow (Central Park measured 25.1 inches), you’d think New York City would be</b> …

Public university could punish neck rubs as sexual battery under new policy

<i>UPDATED</i><p><i>Only public announcement appears to be one tweet</i><p>East Carolina University students who are good at neck rubs could find themselves hauled …

This crowd shot from Donald Trump’s Massachusetts rally is absolutely mind-boggling

By Chris Cillizza<p>Chris Cillizza<p>Bio<p>Donald Trump went to Lowell, Mass. — a town about five miles south of the New Hampshire border — for one of his now-trademark big-arena rallies on Monday night. This is what the crowd looked like per WaPo's Jenna Johnson.<p>The building — named after the late …

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When the ‘Strong Ones’ Come to the End of Self ~ and let Jesus take over

<b>I think often its Christians who see themselves as the ‘strong ones’ who have the biggest problem surrendering totally to Jesus, and I include myself</b> …

The Oregon standoff is far bigger than a group of armed men in a refuge

By Niraj Chokshi<p>Niraj Chokshi<p>Reporter<p>Bio<p>They say the federal government stripped them of their land and resources. And they’re not alone.<p>The occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon may seem like the ravings of a small group of armed activists, but it belongs to a much larger movement in …

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The X-Factor in Bible Reading

The Bible is no magic book. But saying it that way might give the wrong impression.<p>A strange, enigmatic power stirs when we reach for the Scriptures. …

The Assault of the Present Day World

You don’t have to be a Christian to feel the assault of evil in this present day and age. You don’t have to be a believer to know evil is real and …

WAR ROOM, the movie – a review ~ What is a prayer warrior anyway?

<b>First, I need to say the movie is an accurate portrayal of committed, sold out evangelical Christian life. So, for believers who have simply been</b> …

Never Enough Pastor Appreciation

<b>The second Sunday in October (10/15/2015) is Pastor Appreciation Day, and the entire month of October is Pastor Appreciation Month.</b><p><b>It’s quite common</b> …

Honoring My Dad, Emil Navor and my Uncle Nicky, on Veteran’s Day

<b>As it’s Veteran’s Day weekend, I’d like to honor my dad, Emil M. Navor, who was in the US Army’s Counter Intelligence Corps in the Pacific arena</b> …

3 dead, 21 injured in Chicago shootings

Three men were killed and at least 21 others were wounded in Chicago shootings on New Year's weekend.<p>In the latest fatal shooting, a 33-year-old man …

Battling Negativity ~ it’s all in the mind

<b>How is it so many people come up with images in their minds all day long that are negative? We can see our businesses going bankrupt, our car driving</b> …

Most Pastors Are NOT on the Ashley Madison List ~ most are NOT unfaithful

<b>Reportedly there have been up to 38 million Ashley Madison users. Ashley Madison, of course, is the organization that sought to facilitate and</b> …

Announcing: DEADLY DESIGNS Release ~ Veronica “Ronnie” Ingels/Dawson Hughes Novel, Book 2

DEADLY DESIGNS: Fast paced whodunit, with dry humor. Sweet, romance, warm intimacy, sophisticated themes presented tastefully.<p><b>DEADLY DESIGNS in a nut</b> …

SABOTAGED CHRISTMAS, Book 1 of The Appleton, WV Romantic Mysteries by Carole Brown ~ interview

<b>I love holiday mysteries. And the cover of this one is intriguing. So, I can’t wait to get into the interview…</b><p><b>Nike: How do you know when you’re NOT a</b> …

NO HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS by Lillian Duncan ~ a Christmas suspense novella

<b>Christmas mysteries are always a treat to read around the holidays, and Lillian Duncan is a master at writing a good mystery story. So, I’m delighted</b> …

Do Women Really Want ‘Shades’ of Bondage? ~ Or do they long for real men?

<b>I post my book promos and blog articles to most of the large book groups on Facebook. I think it’s good form to look at what others are posting if I</b> …

Nike N. Chillemi ~ mystery & a merry heart

I write detective stories. Mostly that’s what I read and showcase. But every-once-in-awhile I come across a general fiction novel that’s so good, I …

Eyeing another surge, U.S. plans to open 3 new shelters for unaccompanied minors | Fox News

The U.S. government plans to open three new shelters in three states to house unaccompanied migrant children as officials brace for another influx of young Central American immigrants crossing the border.<p>The temporary shelters in Colorado, Florida and New Mexico, all located on federal property, …

It’s time to curb this widely committed journalistic sin

By Barton Swaim<p>Barton Swaim<p>Bio Follow<p><i>Barton Swaim is author of “The Speechwriter: A Brief Education in Politics.”</i><p>When I was young, my friends and I would support our more improbable factual claims by following them with the words “ask anyone.” One of us would make a preposterous statement, another …

Joy To The World ~ The Lord Is Come!

<b>Joy isn’t a mere feeling or a fleeting emotion. It’s a spiritual force. I didn’t always know that and that’s why my joy was constantly being robbed.</b> …

Christmas Cheer ~ it’s spreadable

<b>Christmas cheer means different things to different people, but usually has a “spreading it” connotation. W</b><b>anting to spread happiness and joy, for so</b> …

Obama's Agency Reveals Plan to Give Work-Permits To Myriad Foreign College-Graduates

As the nation prepares to ring in the New Year, President Barack Obama is preparing a colossal new executive action that could print-up work permits …