Five Reasons Not To Write For NewsBreak

Image of NewsBreak logo created by author on an iPad. Money can be made, but I’ll take a pass Many writers on Medium have branched out by contributing their work to NewsBreak. One author stated that for every penny he earned on Medium, he made a dollar on NewsBreak. I was intrigued and decided to … Continue reading Five Reasons Not To Write For NewsBreak

Honoring the Heroes of the Normandy Invasion

Photo by author (Joyce O'Day) of a field of red poppies and white daisies in the Normandy countryside with a grouping of trees in the mid-ground and agricultural fields in the background. An examination of the American, German, and French Cemeteries In June 2012, I had the privilege of being included in the 2nd annual … Continue reading Honoring the Heroes of the Normandy Invasion

Were They Premonitions or Manifestations?

Photo by author (Joyce O'Day) of her backyard. Many of my childhood and adult thoughts and visions became my reality Throughout my life, random thoughts I briefly contemplated came to pass as real-life situations. In some cases, they were what I actively wished for; in other cases, they were merely situations I pondered, but did … Continue reading Were They Premonitions or Manifestations?