The Ikea Lamp Commercial


We really need to teach world geography in our schoolsABC News Channel 7 here in Chicago featured during the 5 p/m/ hour, a story about an El Salvadoran woman who was caught crossing the border, illegally, three years ago, with her teenage daughter and young son. Continue reading


Immigration – Are We Helping?

I came across this video while doing a routine search to see how many more people are currently using the name of my latest book, The Hunt For Red November,’ and the name of my website as their own.

A Tiny Kitten With A Big Mouth
Eliza D. Ankum
Author of
Flight 404 – A Novel of Aviation Disaster
Ruby Sanders (The Ruby and Jared Saga Book 1)
Jared Anderson (The Ruby and Jared Saga Book 2)
Dancing With The Fat Woman
Thou Shalt Eat Dust – A Second Chance Love Story
OneThreeThirteen – A Presidential Agent Novel Series Book 1
The Hunt For Red November (A Presidential Agent Novel Series Book 2)
A Woman’s Voice: A Little Book of Poems
STALKED! By Voices  (Available in print November 15, 2017)



Resolving A Case of Writer’s Block


Cartoon courtesy of Akanksha’s Blog –

Whenever, I have something I feel strongly that I should write and share with my readers but feel that it’ll be received negatively and end up not sharing it, I always end up with writers block, which is why I haven’t written a column in about three weeks.
So, here goes. Continue reading