Larry L Hanson

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These 5 Books Will Make You a Better (and More Productive) Writer

Great writers have valuable lessons to tell: Learn from them.<p>Before I sat down to write this, I cut a soft green guava and a ripe mango for my daughter and me, peeled off half a slice of cold Emmental cheese (she had mozzarella), munched on some sour cream and onion potato chips (sinful but …

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

How to Keep Employees From Becoming Toxic When You Make a Big Change

Take these steps to get employees past the initial feeling of paralysis when organizational change occurs.<p>When I was laid off from my job at the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, it marked a huge change in my life. I walked out of the office that afternoon, got in my car and let out a heavy sigh.<p>Earlier that …

Gisele Bundchen's actions after Tom Brady lost the Super Bowl hold an important lesson about how to treat your partner

Your spouse's attitude toward your job can often make or break your career — and it looks as if Tom Brady, the quarterback for the New England Patriots, has nothing to worry about.<p>His wife, the supermodel Gisele Bundchen, stayed positive after the Patriots lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in …

NFL

The Sexiest Books You'll Ever Have The Pleasure Of Reading

A few years ago, people around the world were completely incapacitated by a literary phenomenon. I saw rows of mothers reading the book in chaise …

Books

Gingerbread Pumpkin Waffles with Buttermilk-Rum Caramel Syrup

For the buttermilk-rum caramel syrup: Combine the sugar, buttermilk, butter, corn syrup and baking soda in a medium saucepan and cook over …

S.O.S. (Creamy Hamburger Gravy)

Standard IssueIf you have a military background or a military family member, then you are probably very familiar with this meal. It was my Navy Dad’s …

Recipes

60 Books Every Outdoorsman Should Read

Some old things refuse to die out. Outdoor books refuse to perish. The ones here refuse to go away because they are quite legitimately masterpieces, …

A Step-By-Step Guide to Making Frybread

I fell in love with frybread before I’d ever even tasted it. I was a kid, and my parents rented a great movie called <i>Smoke Signals</i> for our family movie night. It’s a lovely, funny story about young Native American adults on a coming-of-age road trip through the American Southwest. (I highly …

The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

Suffering Opens a Door for the Gospel

It’s illegal to share the gospel of Jesus Christ to Muslims in Tehran, Iran. So when I think of gutsy women I think of Maryam Rostampour and Marziyeh …

Siliq Is the New FDA-Approved Treatment for Psoriasis

Unless you have it, psoriasis is one of those things you hear about and pair with a vague notion. (Something to do with the skin, no?) Siliq, a new drug to treat the skin condition, which the American Academy of Dermatology reports affects 7.5 million people in the United States alone, was just …

In Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology, the gods are tragic and petty

The first time Neil Gaiman wrote about the Norse gods, they were the con men at the heart of <i>American Gods</i>, subsisting off petty grifts in belief-starved America. Now, with Starz’s anticipated TV adaptation of <i>American Gods</i> set todebut later this year, Gaiman has returned to the Norse myth cycle in</i> …

Books

Use the Five Folder System to Finally Organize Your Email Inbox

We’ve come a long way from the simple “trusted trio” method of organizing our inbox, and for many of us our email is as disorganized as it’s ever …

The Five Tests of False Doctrine

T.D. Jakes says that God eternally exists in three manifestations, not three persons. Greg Boyd says God knows some aspects of the future, but that …

Theology

The Best Slow Cookers

F&W tested seven popular models to the find the best.<p>Slow cookers are certainly popular—over 80 percent of American households has one. In such a …

There are more new science fiction and fantasy novels than you can handle this February

Stories of revenge and revolution<p>One of the things that I like about the winter months here in Vermont is the cold. It’s a bit of a stereotypical thing, I realize, but every time I end up going to my parents, I find myself sitting in a comfortable chair, inching closer and closer to their cast iron …

This Bacon-Wrapped Turkey Loaf is the Thanksgiving Gut Bomb You Deserve

We love Thanksgiving as much as anybody, but sometimes that dried-out bird needs to be kicked up a notch or two. Thankfully, this Bacon-Wrapped …

Get the complete works of C.S Lewis on Google Play Books or Amazon Kindle books for a measley 88c

If you’re an avid book worm, chances are you’ll have run across the works of British novelist, essayist and poet C.S Lewis, most famous for his …

Easy Bacon & Cheddar Breakfast Quiche

<i>by Maria Luci, editor at Maria's Farm Country Kitchen and Rodale's</i><p>Bacon!<p>Need we say more? Well, OK, we will: Bacon is the current golden child of the foodie world. And with good reason. It's delicious and incredibly versatile, used in everything from savory breakfasts and quick lunches to hearty …

These Tools Will Help You Become A More Persuasive Writer

Everybody writes. No matter what you are doing in life, you need to communicate with other people. Whether it’s a personal email to your friend or a formal proposal for your business, you want to persuade people to take action.<p>Throughout the years I developed a writing routine and found useful …

5 Ways To Pray For Your Pastor

<i>...Pastors constantly need the people of God to be praying for them. The shepherd needs the prayers of the sheep as much as they need his prayers. He</i> …

Mustard-butter burgers: How to make them and what to drink with them

Ketchup is always good but rarely exciting — like that "Friends"episode you've watched 100 times. If you're looking for some new programming, try the burger recipe below, which has you whip up a quick mustard butter to slather on the patty. And, of course, you can't try a new burger without getting …

This Is the Secret to Making Meetings Way More Productive

If everybody used this trick there would be fewer meetings and less wasted time.<p><i>What are good principles for running a good meeting? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Court Showerman,</b> …

17 Wise Quotes That Will Make You Remarkably Happy

Sometimes the wise words of others can brighten your day, and make you really happy.<p>Whoever doesn't think wisdom is the way to inner peace is definitely wrong. Reading calming words can do wonders for our psyche--calming us while simultaneously making us happy deep inside.<p>Read on to discover 17 …

Leadership And The 7 I’s For Influencing Others

Influencing others to take collective action towards common goals isn't about manipulating facts or sugar-coating reality. It's quite the opposite.<p>One of the most important aspects of being an effective leader is the ability to influence others to believe in the mission and the results you want to …

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Evangelical Christianity

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics | GQ

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Long Reads<p>One night at a Saigon club, Jordan Vogt-Roberts was brutally beaten by a mysterious mob of gangsters.<p>By Max Marshall1 day agoView More<p>Ask a Bartender<p>Bartenders …

The Minecraft Generation

Jordan wanted to build an unpredictable trap.<p>An 11-year-old in dark horn-­rimmed glasses, Jordan is a devotee of Minecraft, the computer game in which you make things out of virtual blocks, from dizzying towers to entire cities. He recently read “The Maze Runner,” a sci-fi thriller in which …