Method How You Can Make a Difference

Help Others Want to “give back” because of your gratitude for the life you lead? Have you ever thought about wanting to make a difference in your community? Volunteering is a great way to do this, and whether your volunteering is done online or in-person, there are many opportunities for helping others. Volunteer with What […]

How to Use Your Novel to Inspire Your Film

Can You Get a Development Deal with Netflix? There are many folks who are writing novels, but not quite as many creating feature films. Have you written a novel? Have you been thinking of making it into a motion picture? Truth be told, this process is a lot more involved than you may want to […]

Life is Our Creation

Everyone is Creative Lights Camera Read was created with best of intentions trying to bring USA Creativity to the forefront for young people. If the youth read books and hold creativity in high regard, they will discover that EVERYONE is Creative, no matter who they are. Learning in the Library Creativity is both good and […]

Our History is of Education

Working with the NYPL Lights Camera Read got its start as a site for family activities in upper Manhattan, then landed a contract with the New York Public Library and participated in a teaching program at a library branch in midtown Manhattan. Our Neighbors are Magic Neighbors The Library collaboration for hire grew out of […]

The Evolution of Lights Camera Read

Over the years, Lights Camera Read has evolved from an organization that did their activities in the New York Public Library for kids that has evolved into an educational resource for workshops and other forms of educational activities, now largely for adults. For example, Lights Camera Read recently worked with Home Business Achievers to create […]

Technical Aspects of Writing an eBook

Possible Alternative to Donations Groups, especially nonprofit ones, are often seeking new ways to bring in donations. One path that few travel but could be profitable is to create your own eBook for sale. In the post before last we explored writing an eBook, so now we are looking at creating one in terms of […]

Innovation in the Creation of Workshops

One of my favorite Ralph Waldo Emerson quotes is: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson This is something that we have always strived for. When working with students we not only teach them through workshops skills that are used […]

Write Your Own Book

The Written Word At Lights Camera Read we put the light often time on readers but it is time we explored writers. Readers can make great writers because they have spent a tremendous amount of time enjoying books so they know the domain and often have an easier time than others to transmute that experience […]