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Lawrence D. Elliott
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Attended Point Loma High School
Lives in San Diego, California, USA
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If you need a reminder of the true meaning of Christmas, read my new Huffington Post piece about what a group of people are doing for a friend in Germany. It's not about fancy jewelry, expensive electronic equipment, or Xbox games for kids. Christmas is still all about giving.

#christmas   #christmas2013   #christmasgifts   #germany   #german   #nashi   #fruit   #huffingtonpost   #huffpost  
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Here is my press release for the book I'm in. I did a video for my contributions.

Please share your thoughts.

#healthcare   #elderlycare   #elderlycaregiving   #books   #kindle   #kindlebooks   #paperback   #illness  
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+Elaine Wilkes Thank you!
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Here's my latest #huffingtonpost   #blog . From
#Germany  this #Shutdown  is embarrassing!

Here is an excerpt:

"The House #GOP  is being pimped by the billionaire Koch Brothers via the #TeaParty  mob..."
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Check out my new author trailer at #youtube  !
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I'm proud to have assisted in the reporting of this story (credited at the end of it), but it was very well-written and well-researched by Mariah Blake of Mother Jones. She did a great job exposing the man who heartlessly painted 17-year-old Trayvon Martin as a drugged-out "wannabe thug". It looks like he had something to hide about himself. Why was the picture he (and others) painted so easily believed?

** Please pass this around. **

#zimmerman   #franktaaffe   #taaffe   #motherjones   #racism   #racisminamerica   #whitesupermacist   #standyourground   #hln   #hlntv   #huffingtonpost   #huffpost   #trayvonmartin   #justicefortrayvon   #justicefortrayvonmartin   #jordandavis  
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My Huffington Post piece about a disabled woman fighting with the Social Security Administration for Medicare benefits she deserves.

#socialsecurity   #ssa   #medicare   #handicap   #huffpost   #huffingtonpost  
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Here is something I'm working on.
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After the recent vote by The House to cut programs for low-income Americans by $40 Billion, I felt compelled to create this #youtubevideo  - what are your thoughts?

#SNAP   #welfare   #welfarereforms   #foodstamps  
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Thanks to +Dyane Forde for the #follow  !
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You're welcome. :)
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In his circles
174 people
Have him in circles
85 people
Kaye Francis's profile photo
Mike Jackson's profile photo
Edna W Witter's profile photo
University Ave Dental Group .'s profile photo
Savanah Blu's profile photo
jessica hoover's profile photo
Cornelia G. Becker's profile photo
Monika Rinn's profile photo
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Work
Occupation
I'm an author and Chicken Soup for the Soul Contributor. I also regularly blog at The Huffington Post. I'm currently working as an Assistant Screenwriter on an indie film.
Skills
Wring, telling good stories, web design
Employment
  • Lawrence D. Elliott, Author
    Author, 2006 - present
    I'm an author (or writer, if that sounds too stuffy). You can view my published books and e-Singles at Amazon via my link here or my website. (That was a pitch, by the way.) I also regularly contribute to The Huffington Post.
  • Chicken Soup for the Soul
    Contributor/Author, 2006 - 2008
    I've been published in four (4) books from the best-selling Chicken Soul for the Soul series.
  • Adams Media
    Contributor/Author, 2007 - 2009
    I've been published in three (3) books from Adams Media.
  • Prudential California Realty
    Realtor, 1996 - 2007
    I worked in the competitive Southern California real estate market for almost 20 years.
Places
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Currently
San Diego, California, USA
Previously
Bensheim, Germany - Ontario, California, USA - Hartford, CT - San Antonio, TX
Story
Tagline
"Sit down and relax, my friend. Let me pour you a cup of coffee and I'll tell you a story."
Introduction
I'm an author whose work has appeared in many popular books, including four from the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series. In addition to my books and blog, my words can also be read at The Huffington Post. I've also been interviewed for such radio programs as The Daily Wrap from The Wall Street Journal with Michael Castner.

Born in San Diego, California, and that's exactly where I live!

Currently, I have a humor single at Amazon for the Kindle titled "Bitte was? An American author's misadventures in the German language."

Bragging rights
I'm currently working as an Assistant Screenwriter on an indie film. Stay tuned...
Education
  • Point Loma High School
    1979
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Gender
Male
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