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Indie Lit Revisited by Nick Abrahamson

I’ve been contributing to the Reading Addict long enough now that it’s inevitable I’ll repeat myself from time to time.  I’ll retread over well worn territory as I know I’ve done, but hopefully I can offer a bit of luminescence in between the warmed leftovers.    I’ve championed indie literature in the past, as I hope I’ll continue to do in the future, for many reasons.  For one, it’s honest.  For every James Patterson, there’s a poor recent graduate, who before he earned a fiction fellowship banged away on the k

Does your adult learner want to write better?

Is improving their writing one of your adult learner’s goals? Inspiration 8, an award-winning visual thinking software, is available to you and your learner on all literacy computers! You can easily create visual diagrams to help develop and organize ideas. Add clip art to help enforce the ideas and attach notes for deeper planning and understanding.

Start with the “Learn to Use” training section or just jump in! The familiar interface, similar to Microsoft Word, makes it easy.

No Driver's Exams on Thursday, August 24

fdlp logoAll 36 Oklahoma driver's exam stations will be closed on Thursday, August 24 for training. Not to worry though, exams will resume on Friday (where available).

 

Federal Disaster Relief for Creek County

fdlp logoFederal aid for victims of the Creek county wildfires has been approved. Residents or business that sustained damage after July 28 should contact FEMA at 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or go online to apply for assistance: http://www.disasterassistance.gov/.

Read A Romance Winner!

As part of our Summer of Love series held at the Central Library, we had a "Read a Romance!" contest. The lucky winner, Carah McKinzie, won a $30 gift card to Ihloff Salon and Day Spa. Congratulations Carah!

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