Author Archive for: Laura

Review of Stuffocation: How We’ve Had Enough of Stuff and Why You Need Experience More than Ever

Laura Carroll, LiveTrue BooksBy Kendall Hanson

Some book titles just call out to your current situation. You can’t help but pick them up and read. Stuffocation by James Wallman (published by Crux Publishing)  is such a book. If you’ve recently cleaned out your closet, or jammed a hundred toys into a chest, or could no longer fit your car in the garage, you already know his working premise: We are drowning in “stuff.” Read more →

Review of Believe It, You Know an Atheist

Laura Carroll, LiveTrue BooksBy Adam Pober

J. David Core sets out to write a book to fill a specific niche: a guide for the religious to understand the atheist in their lives. His book, Believe It, You Know an Atheist, does an admirable job with a difficult subject. Most current positive books on atheism aim to offer personal stories of support to atheists or debate points to strengthen their position. This book is intended to be handed over to a believer. Read more →

The Different Faces of Editing

Laura Carroll, editorial servicesEditing means going through a document and catching and correcting errors, right? Wrong.

Editor extraordinaire Renni Brown (she has been editing for 50 years) does a great breakdown of the three different kinds of editing:  Read more →

Overpopulation: Check out this Excellent Documentary in the Making

Laura Carroll, The Baby MatrixI recently had the pleasure of being interviewed for the upcoming documentary by Anchored Minds Productions: Sense & Sustainability. Written and directed by Michael and Amanda Connolly, this is going to be one great film about overpopulation. Here is the synopsis: Read more →