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Sunday, April 22 2018
When a teenage piano prodigy learns that her two younger brothers may not live beyond their teens, she must decide how to reconcile her musical future with an unbeatable disease.
Save the date: Book Launch, Sat. Aug. 25, PUMC 2:00 - 4:00.
Sunday, April 22 2018
Tiara Cloud will be doing an author event and book signing for her book Cracked Mirrors on May 11th from 7:00pm - 8:30pm at Park Road books. Click HERE for more information.
Friday, April 13 2018
Mike Tuggle's short story "Cathedra" is the featured story of the week in Metaphorosis magazine: https://mctuggle.com/2018/04/13/cathedra/
Monday, April 09 2018
The Secrets of Successful Financial Planning (SSFP) is being published from Skyhorse Publishing July 24th. Excerpts and pre-pub reviews may be read at AuthorDan.com. There are several specific reasons you should use and enjoy SSFP: It lacks bias, as I am fully retired and not using it to gain clients. Almost 1/5 of it is composed of dramatic true-life stories of real client tragedies and triumphs instead of boring case studies. It has free spreadsheets and other resources. SSFP is engaging to read, as I have been a published creative writer since 1992. Thirty years of experience and lots of "alphabet soup" went into making SSFP authoritative. It's written for all ages, even those newly saving and long-retired. Get copies for (or recommend it to) everyone you care about who may need DIY help or help choosing or understanding an advisor! I don't sell copies (this is not self-published) but you can get SSFP at any bookseller.
About the Author:
Dan graduated from Virginia Military Institute (1981), third among Economics majors, simultaneously completing the Modern Languages curriculum. He served in the Infantry, then as a reservist in a Special Forces support role, next as a Training Company Commander and later in a classified Army Research Institute role. Dan completed his Master of Business Administration at William & Mary (1986). He and wife Laura married in 1988, loved raising their four children, and assisted both Boy and Girl Scouting through their church. His professional designations included: Chartered Financial Consultant & Chartered Life Underwriter (1989), Certified Financial Planner® (1992) and Certified Business Intermediary (2002). His thirty-year practice encompassed group and individual benefits, money management, financial plans, business valuation & brokerage, commercial realty and – often very personal – counseling. Dan has given numerous seminars at major employers and other entities, is the author of a novel, a licensing manual, and numerous articles in journals such as Virginia Lawyers Weekly, Financial & Estate Planning and Charlotte Ventures. Dan recently completed the University of North Carolina Graduate Teaching program and retired from financial services to work professionally as a writer and educator.