Narratology

Tunnel to Towers Teams with America’s Artist Scott LoBaido to Honor Frontline Heroes Battling COVID-19 With Iconic Work of Art

Sunday, May 10, 2020 - 5:01am

To recognize and honor the heroism of our frontline heroes, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation partnered with Americas Artist Scott LoBaido to create Sunrise: A Tribute to First Responders.

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  • To recognize and honor the heroism of our frontline heroes, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation partnered with Americas Artist Scott LoBaido to create Sunrise: A Tribute to First Responders.
  • The light cast by the subtle green sunrise gradually transitions into turquoise, symbolizing the eventual vanquishment of the COVID-19 virus.
  • Go to Tunnel2Towers.org to join us in our mission to DO GOOD in support of our nations frontline heroes.
  • It was LoBaidos unique form of patriotism that made him the perfect partner to create an image to honor the heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fourteen Professional Sports Leagues Unite To Honor Frontline Healthcare Workers In "The Real Heroes Project" Initiative

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 8:00pm

NEW YORK, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Fourteen professional sports leagues today announced "The Real Heroes Project," a collaborative initiative to recognize and celebrate healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • NEW YORK, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Fourteen professional sports leagues today announced "The Real Heroes Project," a collaborative initiative to recognize and celebrate healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Starting today, each participating athlete will share a personal thank you message to their healthcare hero on social media utilizing #TheRealHeroes.
  • The exclusive, behind-the-scenes story of the Real Heroes Project is the cover story of this week's issue of Adweek .
  • Through "The Real Heroes Project," the sports community will come together to salute heroic individuals across the healthcare system.

InventHelp Presents a Judeo-Christian Action Figure Line (AUP-1140)

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 7:30pm

PITTSBURGH, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --An inventor from Kyle, Tex., wanted to fulfill the need for a line of Biblical/historical action figures that would be inspiring and educational.

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  • PITTSBURGH, April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --An inventor from Kyle, Tex., wanted to fulfill the need for a line of Biblical/historical action figures that would be inspiring and educational.
  • The HERO'S ARE REAL PEOPLE teaches individuals of all ages more about the heroes and events in the Bible.
  • The HERO'S ARE REAL PEOPLE could be used as a teaching tool and learning aid in faith based schools and churches.
  • The original design was submitted to the Austin office of InventHelp.

Announcing Choose Your Own Adventure Baby Board Books

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 11:03am

WAITSFIELD, Vt., April 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chooseco, publisher of the world-famousChoose Your Own Adventure gamebook seriesannounced the September 2020 release of board books based on the classic interactive books.

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  • WAITSFIELD, Vt., April 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chooseco, publisher of the world-famousChoose Your Own Adventure gamebook seriesannounced the September 2020 release of board books based on the classic interactive books.
  • The publisher launched the new "Choose Your Own Adventure: Your First Adventure" series with adaptations from bestselling titles:The Abominable Snowman,Journey Under The Sea, andSpace And Beyond.
  • To learn more about the forthcomingChoose Your Own Adventureboard books, please contact Elizabeth Middleman at webmail@chooseco.com .
  • Chooseco is a purpose-built publishing house which brought the groundbreaking Choose Your Own Adventuregamebook series back to print.

Humanity First Doctor Receives American Red Cross 2020 Local Hero Award

Monday, April 13, 2020 - 12:01pm

CHICAGO, April 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois has honored Dr. Kaleem Malik from Chicago, IL for his outstanding acts of heroism, dedication and service to the community.

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  • CHICAGO, April 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois has honored Dr. Kaleem Malik from Chicago, IL for his outstanding acts of heroism, dedication and service to the community.
  • In a News Release Red Cross stated: "The 2020 Class of Heroes is an amazing group of humanitarians whose selfless and powerful actions have impacted our communities and inspired us," said Celena Roldan, Chief executive officer of the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois.
  • "I am proud of each of these 'everyday extraordinary' heroes and of their stories of courage.
  • In the post disaster phase, Humanity First engaged in community development projects to build local infrastructure and alleviate poverty in these areas.

Postmodernist Author Brad Ramsey's Debut Book is an Homage to English Poet George Crabbe and a Depiction of the Twenty First Century Urban Poor

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 1:26am

TORONTO, March 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Publisher Literary Pastiche released postmodernist author Brad Ramsey's 'The City' which is both an homage to English Poet George Crabbe and a nostalgic depiction of the twenty-first century urban poor.

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  • TORONTO, March 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Publisher Literary Pastiche released postmodernist author Brad Ramsey's 'The City' which is both an homage to English Poet George Crabbe and a nostalgic depiction of the twenty-first century urban poor.
  • The concept of the 'precariat' is a topical term to express a class of people who are at the very least end of our economic strata.
  • Published by Literary Pastiche and distributed by Ingram Spark, readers can purchase this book in bookstores everywhere as well as at Amazon.
  • For additional information or media enquiries, contact Literary Pastiche at 647-859-3311, leave a message at literarypastiche.ca, or email literarypastiche@outlook.com .

BET Networks Partners With Tracy Oliver’s Production Company, Tracy Yvonne Productions, on the Return of “PROJECT CRE8”

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 4:00pm

The Top 30 writers will be given seven (7) days to submit a series treatment of up to five pages.

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  • The Top 30 writers will be given seven (7) days to submit a series treatment of up to five pages.
  • BET and Tracy Yvonne Productions will judge the screenplays and treatments, narrowing down the Top Thirty (30) submissions to the Top Five (5) for the Final Round.
  • The Top Five (5) finalists will pitch their concept to panel of successful TV producers, writers and executives.
  • Tracy Yvonne Productions is a production company committed to championing diverse voices of all genres, across TV, film, and digital media.

African Fantasy, Women in Action Roles, and Love for Everyone: Wattpad’s 2019 Year in Review

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm

Immigrant experiences, women taking action, and environmental awareness, were among the top movements gaining traction on Wattpad this year.

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  • Immigrant experiences, women taking action, and environmental awareness, were among the top movements gaining traction on Wattpad this year.
  • Throughout 2019, the Wattpad community has continued to create in new ways, disrupting traditional genres by adding new voices and perspectives.
  • In 2019, weve seen an evolution of powerful women in fiction, with a rise in stories with women taking charge and dominating action genres.
  • This year, 64% of the top stories tagged #Streetfighter, #Action, and associated genres featured women in lead roles.

An Open Letter to Senate President Pro Tempore Joseph Scarnati

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:35pm

Your words and your tone reflect an arrogance of power that is frankly beneath the dignity of your office.

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  • Your words and your tone reflect an arrogance of power that is frankly beneath the dignity of your office.
  • The matter is especially important since Pennsylvania lags behind its neighbors in the availability of a community college education.
  • You call the Pennsylvania Department of Education's two-year review and findings supporting the merits of the college application "jaded and one-sided.
  • Our hope is that you will move beyond your rhetoric and treat all of your many, many fellow citizens in a respectful fashion.

Enthuse Foundation Announces Finalists in Female Founders Pitch Competition

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 3:00am

In celebration of its one-year anniversary, the Enthuse Foundation is hosting the Female Founders Pitch Competition to support women making their mark in the food, beverage and CPG space in an effort to address the gender imbalance in business funding.

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  • In celebration of its one-year anniversary, the Enthuse Foundation is hosting the Female Founders Pitch Competition to support women making their mark in the food, beverage and CPG space in an effort to address the gender imbalance in business funding.
  • Finalists will compete to win a no-strings cash prize, marketing services, and co-working space.
  • As part of its regular programming, the Enthuse Foundation hosts popular bi-monthly pitch nights to help women refine their investor pitches.
  • The Enthuse Foundation invests in a new generation of female founders and cultivates the next generation of business leaders.