Sanibel Island Writers Conference

Being a writer can be a “lonely” experience, says Thomas DeMarchi, Florida Gulf Coast University English Instructor.  Imagine a summer camp full of bookish, smart, curious people…throw all those people together for a weekend of fellowship and for a lot of them, it’s revelatory to find their tribe.  DeMarchi is talking about the “tribe” gathering November 3 – 6 for the 11th Annual Sanibel Island Writers Conference (SIWC).





Supernatural Thriller
Author, Erica Spindler

The countdown continues and Detectives Micki Dare and Zach Harris are back in Erica Spindler’s, Triple Six, the second adventure in the supernatural thriller series The Lightkeepers.





Scratching the surface
John Agnew explores crocodilians in precise detail

John Agnew explores crocodilians as studies in texture and form.  His medium is recognized as scratchboard, an illustrative technique using sharp knives and tools for etching into a thin layer of white China clay that is coated with black India ink.





MINDACT for breast cancer

When a DNA test indicates low risk of a tumor spreading, but traditional tests show a high risk, which do you believe?  According to a large European study published in August, many women with early breast cancer can safely believe the genetic test.