Love, marriage, sex . . .

January 28th, 2007 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Welcome to my annual salute to love, marriage and sex. If you’re single, dating, engaged, married, divorced, widowed or “it’s complicated,” there’s something for you! Enjoy. Many of the posts below are from my books on love and sexuality, including The Why Files: When Can I Start Dating?. And check out my cartoons on love. …
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20 encouraging posts

January 28th, 2007 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

If you’re having a “terrible, horrible, no-good, very-bad day,” here’s some hope and humor. • Are you listening to Goliath or God? • Feeling inadequate, ill-equipped, in the dark? • Finding still water in the storm: The Book of Joe • Finely-aged believers • From bad to worse to . . . astonishing • God …
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Publishing is a bloody business. Editors kill widows and orphans, set deadlines and issue kill fees. Graphic designers maintain a morgue and bleed in the gutter. And printers are racists demanding color separations. So don’t be a dummy. Here’s a free guide to the literary lingo you need to know to survive in the business. …
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Squeezing good out of bad

January 10th, 2006 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

James N. Watkins Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas Trade size (6×9) 112 pages ISBN: 978-0-578-01006-9 Life is filled with lemons! So here are top ten ways to squeeze the good out of those life-puckering situations. And James Watkins is a great guide since he’s felt the squeeze of cancer, unemployment, family crises and chronic nose …
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My Hope & Humor web site launched on April 12, 1997, with just a handful of articles. Here’s a peek at the original site. Since then, it’s been an honor to welcome over 7 million guests from 120 countries with articles, book excerpts, cartoons, humor columns and videos. Enjoy!