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September 16, 2017 – 2:31 am

In this insightful gem, journalist and life coach Wanda Hennig writes wisely, hilariously and sometimes poignantly about sex and food; living for three-and-a-half years at the San Francisco Zen Center; moving solo from one continent to another; meditation; creative mindfulness strategies and more. Cravings: A Zen-inspired memoir about sensual pleasures, freedom from dark places, and living and eating with abandon (Say Yes Press). Edition Two (Mouth Orgasm edition) published August 2017 (ISBN 9780996820523 paperback; ISBN 9780996820523 eBook).

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Turn social media into nonprofit gold

July 30, 2009 – 6:00 pm
michael-phelps

You’re the marketing director of a nonprofit — or perhaps the director if it’s a smaller organization. You know you …

Book publishing 101

July 24, 2009 – 6:33 pm
Books and other animals.

How to get a book published. Alternatively, how to get an agent and sell your book.
Just off a conference call …

30 Twitter tutorials for newbies and experts — link

July 17, 2009 – 12:38 am

Here is a link to 30 Twitter tutorials. The list was compiled by Brad Jensen and it’s on Danny Outlaw‘s …

‘Only in San Francisco’ Sunday brunch options

July 7, 2009 – 3:22 pm
Brunch at the Palace Hotel is an option.

San Francisco offers many different ways to spice up a Sunday brunch and pair entertainment with good food. From live to …

Botti Beautiful

July 5, 2009 – 11:16 pm
Chris Botti — contemporary jazz superstar.
You know you’re a jazz superstar when you make a slow, dark, moody, melancholy record and it tops the charts.

Story by Wanda Hennig
Photo courtesy the artist
First published in Black Diamond Living magazine

We all know Sinatra, Paul Simon and Sting. Most of us, however, didn’t know trumpeter Chris Botti until late in 2004. Strange when you think that his first professional gig was with Sinatra; that for five years, starting in 1990, he played the world with Simon; and that he joined Sting as a featured soloist in 1999 and the two have collaborated ever since.

Top 30 social media experts — link

July 5, 2009 – 9:45 pm

With thanks to Marc Meyer of Direct Marketing Observations.
30 Top Social Media Experts, Pundits, Evangelists and Marketers

San Francisco Fourth of July mini-vacation ideas

July 3, 2009 – 3:09 pm
Fabulous CruiseTones, Danville Fourth of July Parade.

Choose from our eclectic-with-flavor Top 12

In San Francisco and the greater Bay Area, Independence Day doesn’t stop with the fireworks. …