Red Dot Media Management renamed One Vision Media Management
One Vision will maintain its availability to produce videos for the World of Words by Elias Tobias' You Tube channel through an office in Indianapolis, Indiana. Sand Castle Production has produced 15 videos for the World of Words by Elias Tobias Channel on You Tube, and they will become property of One Vision Media Management. There are more than 40 videos available on the You Tube channel now.
The World of Words by Elias Tobias is celebrating more than 20 years of continuous presence on the Internet with his World of Words poetry blog, and series of articles will appear in 2018 throughout the year on the web site and other social media. The format has changed and features expanded, but the main purpose has been maintained as a forum to promote the poetry by Elias Tobias (http://eliastobias.net).
Archives of more than 2500 posts from poems, photographs and short stories in English, French, Spanish and even Arabic are available since 2007 when the blog went to a Word Press format after its initial beginnings with Tripod.com in 1998. All this time, access to the website has been free, even though attempts at advertising through Google did not turn out as expected.
The World of Words by Elias Tobias publishes two weekly posts on social media. the Poem of the Week reposts previously published posts on Mondays and on Fridays, a new poem will continue to be published. Other social media outlets include Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest accounts, and the new logo will appear on posts on The World of Words by Elias Tobias along with these media and press releases.
Elias Tobias uses the website as a base to launch the sales of two published books, an anthology of 145 poems called, "Figments of My Reality" and a short story murder mystery, "Five Aces." Both books came out in July of 2013 and are published by AuthorHouse, Inc. Information on the purchase of these books can be found at http://eliastobiasbooks.weebly.com/
Elias Tobias is the pen name of Michael D. Hall, a former business journal editor for the Laredo Morning Times. Hall has been writing short stories and poetry since his childhood. It was creative writing, and an interest in photography, which lead him to get two degrees in photojournalism and work with publications around the country. A graduate of Ball State University, He has also worked as an educator in Texas and Indiana, a certified computer technician and other positions which inspire his creative writing.