Cecie O'Bryon England is a writer, reader, and artist who lives with her husband, the musician, John Henry England, and their two children, in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
In a world that is increasingly complex, we need to seek greater awareness of the blending of cultures and America's changing role in a global community.
Some of the media says Benghazi isn't important, but if you look beyond the attacks there is much more than meets the eye.
The drip, drip, drip of scandal may be with us for a long time until we finally know how high they go.
The Muslim Brotherhood has been infiltrating US college campuses for more than 30 years.
With three scandals looming, Barack Obama is scrambling to explain them all. His radical ideas seem to be coming apart at the seams.
A look at what’s new and what’s worth driving, no matter the budget.
Finding health and health care is not easy. It is changing. Know what's on the rise.
Television commentary, reviews, news and nonstop DVR catch-up.
The “Silver Tsunami” created by aging Baby Boomers is hitting America. Let’s explore how we adjust to it, enjoy it and defy negative expectations about age.
Viewing and reviewing the Los Angeles experimental and classic punk scene with a nod to Rodney's English Disco
Published 7:44 p.m. December 11, 2011
New novel explores how hope springs eternal in a hard living, hard working community.
Published 11:50 p.m. November 27, 2011
The loves and lives of the great chef Auguste Escoffier who changed the world. With recipes!
Published 1:36 p.m. November 2, 2011
An inspiring book of thanks for the wonderful world in which we live, in the inimitable style of Tomie de Paola.
Published 4:25 p.m. October 23, 2011
A joyful, fun-filled read for young adult fans of the Hollywood scene.
Published 11:55 a.m. October 16, 2011
With a taste of southern magic, Sarah Addison Allen brings her readers a wonderful and engaging story. 'The Peach Keeper' is a must read.
Published 2:28 p.m. September 25, 2011
Connie May Fowler's magical tale of a middle-aged Southern woman's coming of age.
Published 2:14 p.m. September 17, 2011
Haley Tanner's first novel an appealing love story for readers of all ages.
Published 1:28 p.m. August 16, 2011
Readers: Enjoy and learn from the inimitable Alexandra Lebenthal. 'The Recessionistas' is a triumphant debut.
Published 3:39 p.m. August 14, 2011
Diana Abu-Jaber's brilliant exploration of a once happy family in crisis.
Published 11:03 a.m. July 17, 2011
Worlds collide when a small boy seeks beyond the boundaries of his evangelical family
Published 10:46 a.m. July 17, 2011
Glamour and mystery combined make this the perfect vacation read!
Published 7:30 p.m. June 3, 2011
Three dynamic women address the issues of life and love in a season of sorrow. This is a compelling offering by the talented Jane Green.
Published 9:16 a.m. May 25, 2011
With a humorous take on the myth of the superwoman, Hopkinson brings readers one woman’s attempt to find perspective in her chaotic life by spread.
Published 7:32 p.m. May 17, 2011
Enjoy this during Mental Health Month! It is a delightful collection of small moments to celebrate in your everyday life
Published 10:26 p.m. May 13, 2011
Inspiring and engaging! Claudette, a retired movie star returns to her hometown penniless and nearly friendless, at the age of eighty. Can she find a way to reassess her life and move forward with joy?