Author Archives: Melanie Dawn

Historic fire engine from Miami Firefighters and Paramedics - Local 587 © 2019 . All rights reserved.

International FireFighters’ Day – 2019

“The role of a firefighter in today’s society – be it urban, rural, natural environment, volunteer, career, industrial, defense force, aviation, motorsport, or other is one of dedication, commitment, and sacrifice–no matter what country we reside and work in. In … Continue reading

Close up of canvas book bag commemorating the 5th annual Independent Bookstore Day with interior of Books & Books store in the background © 2019 . All rights reserved.

Independent Bookstore Day

Independent bookstores are not just stores, they’re community centers and local anchors run by passionate readers. They are entire universes of ideas that contain the possibility of real serendipity. They are lively performance spaces and quiet places where aimless perusal … Continue reading