Yecheilyah’s First Annual Poetry Contest – Grand Prize Winner!

The winner has been chosen for Yecheilyah’s First Poetry Contest! <3 Congratulations to the winner, Merril D. Smith. <3 Continue reading

Yecheilyah’s First Poetry Contest: Announcing the Runner-Up Winner!

Good Morning! I am so excited that Colleen has given me the keys to the house once again and I’d like to take this time to thank her for allowing me to host my first contest on her blog. Additionally, I’d like to thank each of you for your support… Continue reading

Poetry Contest Reminder: Closing July 19, 2017

Yecheilyah has opened up the contest to all poetry: “I understand not all of you are familiar with this era so I am opening this up a bit. The theme will remain the same but it is not mandatory. Poems of all kinds will be accepted and considered for the… Continue reading

“Hope,” A #Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my Weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of “mirror and harbor.” I have decided to write my poetry using the prompt words from my weekly challenge about the Harlem Renaissance since I am a judge in… Continue reading

Colleen’s Book Reviews – Coming Attractions – “Renaissance – The Nora White Story,” by Yecheilyah Ysrayl

Ready to find a new book? You’ve come to the right place! Welcome to Colleen’s Coming Attractions Where you will find new books from Independent Authors that will be available for download shortly. Title: Renaissance – The Nora White Story Author: Yecheilyah Ysrayl Publication Date:  July 15, 2017 Sold By: Amazon Digital Services… Continue reading

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 38 – FAIRY & MAGIC

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let’s write some poetry. First: My friend, Yecheilyah Ysrayl is hosting a poetry contest on my blog, and I’m one of the judges! Click HERE to read… Continue reading

ANNOUNCING: Yecheilyah’s 1st Annual Poetry Contest

Hi, everybody! I am excited to share with you Yecheilyah’s First Annual POETRY Contest, right here on my blog. Read the instructions below, because you are going to love this!! From Yecheilyah: “It’s no secret I love poetry. In fact, my entrance into Indie Publishing began this way, with a… Continue reading

Email List – Book Promotions | Pearls Before Swine

Are you looking for some free publicity for your book? If so, you might want to read what Yecheilyah has to offer… What a great deal! <3 Remember to click the highlighted link below to read all about it! I really wanted our Throwback Jam to be my last post… Continue reading

writersworkshop | INTRODUCTION

Hello! I have exciting news. I’ve joined the team with Yecheilyah Ysrayl and Literary Korner Publishing to become part of her brainchild called the Writers Workshop. Check out the mission of this workshop: “The workshop is designed to foster a comprehensive understanding of Self-Publishing concepts and possibilities; impart practical development skills;… Continue reading

SILVER’S BOOK REVIEWS – “Stella – A Short Story,” and Joseph’s Story – The Road to Freedom,” BY Yecheilyah Ysrayl

Title:  The Stella Trilogy (Review of “Stella,” A Short Story, and “Joseph’s Story – The Road to Freedom”) Author: Yecheilyah Ysrayl Genres: Women’s Fiction, African-American Fiction, Historical Fiction, American Literature *The author provided me with a copy of each book in exchange for an honest review which follows* I must apologize for the… Continue reading