Tag Archives: memoir

September 11

Book Review: From Cleopatra to Hugo: History’s Most Legendary Love Affairs (Book 1) by A.G. Mogan

From Cleopatra to Hugo: History’s Most Legendary Love Affairs (Book 1) by A.G. Mogan is an historical non-fiction, depicting the lives and loves of some of history’s more notable romances. One cannot help but see, as one reads about monarchies of fame, writers of great repute, or other figures through history, the tragedy of their romantic […]

August 30

Book Review: Aim for Justice, by Ken Dickson

  Aim for Justice by Ken Dickson An inspiring true story about a difficult journey and the consequences to the main character and his family. Mistakes are made by people everyday that affect the health and well-being of people. This book is about the courage & determination to recover what was lost and make the […]

August 22

Author Spotlight: Ken Dickson, author of Aim for Justice

Tell us about yourself! I was a dedicated engineer, content with my eight-to-five job—until I suffered agonizing abdominal pain after digging holes for fruit trees in my back yard. Unknowingly, I had perforated my bowel which led to a life-threatening infection and emergency surgery. Despite many complications, I recovered only to end up becoming manic […]

August 15

Feature Book: Aim for Justice by Ken Dickson

In this age of mass-shootings and concern about the role of the mentally ill in them, Aim for Justice provides a unique glimpse into an issue of great importance to all Americans—our Constitutional right to bear arms. In this fast-paced, emotionally taut, and inspiring true story, the author relates his struggles after an unplanned surgery […]

May 16

Review: Aim for Justice by Ken Dickson

Aim for Justice by Ken Dickson, is a brutal memoir about a man who is misdiagnosed with mental issues, wrongly medicated, and who suffers in ways that turns a decent and good life into a true nightmare. There are several messages one could get from this story, the details of which are sometimes difficult to […]

March 29

Book review: Mother Nature: The Short Story Collection Series by Michael Priv

Mother Nature: The Short Story Collection Series by Michael Priv, is a lovely story about how Mother Nature, in her simplistic and yet pervasive way, can change even the most bitter of disbelievers. A short but happy rendering that will leave you with a good feeling. Book review by Writers Inspiring Change  

February 25

Book review: Girl, Taken – by Elena Nikitina

Girl, Taken – by Elena Nikitina is an auto-biographical account of her own true story of being kidnapped and held for ransom for many months. Taken from her home in Russia, she endures months of captivity in Chechnya, and as war breaks out between the Chechnyans and Russia, she is caught in the middle of […]

November 30

Author Hall of Fame: Shameka (Meme) Green, author of Beauty from Ashes

  IWIC: What was the point in your life when you decided to make it your profession to help others? Shameka: I’ve always had a connection with people. I noticed early on that people felt comfortable telling me their life story. I can give advice when needed without judgement. While completing my Undergraduate Degree in […]

November 27

Book Review: Beauty from Ashes, by Meme Green

Beauty from Ashes: Detroit Raised Me, Got Saved Me, by Meme Green, is an amazing story about resilience and strength. This is a true story about the author herself, who fought to survive and who was challenged to find happiness in life, until she finally understood what was really important to her. After many wrong […]

November 15

Author Spotlight: Shameka “Meme” Green, author of – Beauty From Ashes

IWIC: Tell us about you! Shameka: My name is Shameka “Meme” Green. I was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. I’m currently working as Marriage & Family Therapist and business owner of Emma’s House Inc. IWIC: Tell us about your writing Shameka: I decided to share my memoir to inspire others to overcome their pain. […]