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John Locke, the American writer not the character from Lost (or English philosopher), has become the first self-published author to pass one million digital books sold on Amazon.com, and therefore the first indie to join the "Kindle Million Club".

John Locke, the American writer not the character from Lost (or English philosopher), has become the first self-published author to pass one million digital books sold on Amazon.com, and therefore the first indie to join the "Kindle Million Club".

O. Henry (1862-1910) was a prolific American short-story writer, a master of surprise endings, who wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. A twist of plot, which turns on an ironic or coincidental circumstance, is typical of O. Henry's stories.  William Sydney Porter (O. Henry) was born in Greensboro, North Carolina.

O. Henry (1862-1910) was a prolific American short-story writer, a master of surprise endings, who wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. A twist of plot, which turns on an ironic or coincidental circumstance, is typical of O. Henry's stories. William Sydney Porter (O. Henry) was born in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Favorite author. Just a sucker for a big guy who has a moral compass and a vigilante soul - Jack Reacher

Favorite author. Just a sucker for a big guy who has a moral compass and a vigilante soul - Jack Reacher

Margaret Mitchell  Her first and only book was "Gone With The Wind"  She was genuinely a fine human being, and so sadly died at the age of 49. (She was hit by a car.)

Margaret Mitchell Her first and only book was "Gone With The Wind" She was genuinely a fine human being, and so sadly died at the age of 49. (She was hit by a car.)

R. Singh quotes from Rabindranath Tagore’s essay The Meaning of Art |   ‘ ‘‘The sign of greatness in great geniuses is their enormous capacity for borrowing . . . only mediocrities are ashamed and afraid of borrowing for they do not know how to pay back the debt in their owncoin . . . our artists were never tiresomely reminded of the obvious fact that they were Indians . . . they had the freedom to be naturally Indian in spite of all the borrowings that they indulged in’’ ’

R. Singh quotes from Rabindranath Tagore’s essay The Meaning of Art | ‘ ‘‘The sign of greatness in great geniuses is their enormous capacity for borrowing . . . only mediocrities are ashamed and afraid of borrowing for they do not know how to pay back the debt in their owncoin . . . our artists were never tiresomely reminded of the obvious fact that they were Indians . . . they had the freedom to be naturally Indian in spite of all the borrowings that they indulged in’’ ’

English poet and playwright Robert Browning was born on the 7 May 1812. His mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made him one of the foremost Victorian poets.

English poet and playwright Robert Browning was born on the 7 May 1812. His mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made him one of the foremost Victorian poets.

Barbara Kingsolver (April 81955-) – American writer of poems, short stories, and essays. Born in Annapolis, Maryland and grew up near Carlisle.

Barbara Kingsolver (April 81955-) – American writer of poems, short stories, and essays. Born in Annapolis, Maryland and grew up near Carlisle.

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