LOVE SURVIVES WORLD WAR TWO (WWII)

December 13, 2020

"Secret World War II  Letters Found," screamed the headline in my mind.  


I’d found letters in the home I grew up in, so where could they have been hiding these past 80 years?  And, why did my dad choose to reveal them to me, just a month before his death, and after all those lonely years since hers?  Though questions like these were never answered, this shoebox full of love letters to my mom took me on a journey into the past: the past of my parents and their love affair via letters, and the war in which my father was part of the Greatest Generation. Another question which has often plagued me is what my dad would think of his thoughts and dreams during those difficult times, now in a book?


Cheri Woods

Author of 'TIL THEN OUR WRITTEN LOVE WILL HAVE TO DO (Aignos 2020)

 

WILLIAM MALTESE FLICKER'S AGAIN

December 1, 2020

AUTHOR/PROPHET?!


Writing as Christopher Dane in his 1981 book, "Riders of the Dragon," having predicted the 1997 Heaven's Gate suicides that accompanied the arrival of the comet Hale-Bopp ...


Did WILLIAM MALTESE predict the arrival of the 2020 CORONA virus in his FLICKER series [WILLIAM MALTESE'S FLICKER: #1 BOOK OF ANSWERS (2010), and its sequel, WILLIAM MALTESE'S FLICKER: #2 BOOK OF ASCENDANCY (2020)], wherein all the elderly are losing "power," young people gaining power without a clue how p...


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ALOHA LA'A KEA - 2020 SAVANT POETRY ANTHOLOGY IS HERE!

July 9, 2020
This year's anthology came into being during challenging times, epitomized by the COVID-19 pandemic. People everywhere are being forced to rethink every aspect of society and their individual lives. Without the selfless, tireless assistance of Savant Books and Publications, this year's anthology might never have risen above the vicissitudes of the times. I also want to acknowledge the devoted assistance of the numerous native Hawaiian and religious poets who helped bring this "praise" work to...
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LEON & MALIA'S ISLAND MUSIC CD RELEASED

May 27, 2020
LEON & MALIA'S ISLAND MUSIC (Savant 2020) is a 54 minute, 13-track music CD of classic favorites and original songs from Hawaii.


Award winning composers, recording artists and performers, Leon & Malia, present a compilation of songs that reflect growing up surrounded by the music of Hawaii...memories of island sunrises, flowers and ocean liners arriving at Aloha Tower...tropical days of sun and surf...nights of sunsets and romance.

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TRUTH AND TELL: TWO CATERPILLARNAUTS LOOSE IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM

April 17, 2020
WHOOSH! In the flash of an eye, after being led to a garden by a lying wasp, Truth and Tell, two brave caterpillars, are whisked away from their mother and their homeworld of Insecta, never to see it again! What is Insecta, you ask? It's a planet in the Andromeda Galaxy, and on it are large flowers that contain portals to other galaxies, including our own!  After this fateful teleportation, Truth and Tell are now in our solar system and in search of a habitable planet to call home after not l...

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RICHARD ROSE'S COMIC CRUSADERS "IN THE NEWS"

February 3, 2020
An article about Richard Rose's newly-released screenplay-novel, COMIC CRUSADERS (Aignos 2019) just appeared in Chicago's "Skyline" Newspaper (http://www.richardroseonline.com/skyline2020a.html). In the book, a teenage cartoonist uses a magic pen to bring a superhero to life to help him find his father, who has mysteriously disappeared. In doing so, he unwittingly unleashes a grotesque supervillain and his Dark Legion, challenging him to find a way to save his father while preventing the Dark...
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CRITICAL WRITING: STORIES AS PHENOMENA

January 24, 2020
CRITICAL WRITING: STORIES AS PHENOMENA (Savant 2020) brings to life many real-life examples of how to conduct a phenomenological case study and program evaluation within an educational context. 


This book helps point out ways to help budding researchers find their own voice within their own research project.  It also helps to teach researchers how to grow from their successes and setbacks from a practitioner's point of view to help save new researchers time and effort in creating a study of t...

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WORTH REMEMBERING

December 22, 2019
How does one write about the biggest event in human history...and make it real? How to show the impact of author Anne Frank and her diary on the world? Or, why did so many people follow Hitler?

Working with a cast and crew to bring the answers to these poignant questions and I'LL REMEMBER (Aignos 2019) -- my screenplay-novel -- to life was a daunting task but worth it.


This is the story of a young boy, at the beginning of his awkward teenage years, starting to question and to learn about the ...

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SUPERHEROES AND SUPERVILLAINS GALORE!

December 1, 2019



Writing COMIC CRUSADERS was a labor of love. It is also an exciting new genre being introduced by the publisher, Savant Books and Publications – a screenplay in book form. So, when you open the book you will be reading a screenplay that combines live-action with computer graphic imaging. The light-hearted adventure fantasy concerns a teenage cartoonist who uses a magic pen to bring a superhero to life to help him find his father, who has mysteriously disappeared. In so doing, he unw...


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2019 SAVANT POETS ENTWINED

June 14, 2019

Entwined...

To wind, twist together...interweave. Our relationships and the people who enter and exit our lives that become the fabric of the condition we wear.

The creation of poetry comes of this fabric as well; the soft silkiness of love, the chafing of rough times, the cutting edges of betrayal and lies, the warmth given by a loved one’s arms or a child’s embrace.

And so entwined we all are, like it or not. This edition for Savant explores that fabric, the threads and material...


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