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2009-07-14 07:15:00

FISHERS, Ind., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Alya Nuri -- inspired by her mother who is an author, speaker and business coach -- started writing when she was just seven years old and became an author at the age of eight. At just nine years old, Alya has already read almost 1400 books, written three articles and a series of three books on "Things Every Kid Should Know": Smoking, Alcohol and Drugs. Alya Nuri wants to help her peers understand the dangers of things they'll most likely be...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.