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Melissa Martz Melissa Martz's blog:
With this being awards season, I thought I'd write a bonus blog post this week.

I have become very adept to writing nominations for provincial, federal and local awards and honours. It's one of my favourite things to do is finding honours and awards to nominate others for. In the past ten years, I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2017 04:28 • 26 views
Katherine J. Walden Katherine J. Walden's blog:

A 46-year-old woman tragically lost her life when she chose to deliberately ignore the warning signs and drive through glaringly obvious road traps set in place to keep the general public safe during the 2017 floods in Northern California. Her death was not the result of an absentminded or distra...

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Published on February 25, 2017 20:55 • 1 view
Dilyana Hristova Dilyana Hristova's blog:
2 So where were we? Nick. Who lived at the edge of a cliff. Who refused the world and headed to the woods. I don’t know why his name was Nick, neither did he, nor his parents. I am not sure if he had parents. But surely he must have had. For he remembered two […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 06:59 • 1 view
Nuno Nepomuceno Nuno Nepomuceno's blog:
Os seguintes textos não são opiniões/ críticas aos livros apresentados. Com esta entrada desejo apenas dar a conhecer um pouco daquilo que leio e fazer algumas sugestões de leitura a quem estiver interessado.

Gosto bastante de ler e tento fazê-lo de forma regular. Infelizmente, o tempo tem andado... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 03:21 • 8 views
Rebecca Norinne Rebecca Norinne's blog:














Love reading & reviewing? Like finding new authors? Wanna join a review team/street team? Then keep reading.

We have 35 authors of varying genres who would love to find new readers! Why join a team? (Or lots of teams?) There are so many perks…like FREE books, advanced notice of sales, giveaway...

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Published on February 26, 2017 01:58 • 8 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
Oliviu Craznic144. Una dintre cele mai iraționale și mai răspândite superstiții (post)moderne o reprezintă teama de medicamente și, în general, de artificial.
Oamenii par să uite, plini de entuziasm, că bolile și moartea sunt perfect naturale, dar nu sunt sănătoase deloc.

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Published on February 26, 2017 03:20 • 63 views
Allison Grayhurst Allison Grayhurst's blog:

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Dream


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Again it came like hari-kari,


twisting my innards on its holy blade.


It came at 4 am, into my lungs and brain,


like a new death-rattle sounding


an old, familiar fate.


It came under the blankets like a scorpion


between my husband and I, touched me


with its tail then raised its he...

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Published on February 26, 2017 02:02 • 10 views
Nancy O'Toole Nancy O'Toole's blog:

Welcome Back! This post continues my tips for creating a regular writing habit– such as writing every day. For part one, click here. Part two begins now!


Tip #4- Eliminate Time Wasters– One of the biggest challenges when it comes to writing every day is simply finding the time. And it’s not that s...

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Published on February 25, 2017 16:33 • 9 views
Rhys Ford Rhys Ford's blog:

Better them than me. *shudders*. It’s a lie. There are NO health benefits. It’s a lie the aunties made up because this stuff grows crazily and there’s always too much of it.



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Published on February 25, 2017 14:53 • 11 views
Mike Lightwood Mike Lightwood's blog:
Eh... ¿hola? ¿Hay alguien ahí? Sí, soy yo... ¡he vuelto! Poco a poco estoy saliendo de ese maldito y asqueroso bloqueo lector del que ya os he hablado, así que... ¡vamos con una nueva reseña! No puedo prometer que vaya a haber más pronto, porque mira, para qué, pero al menos os dejo con esta.

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Published on February 25, 2017 08:32 • 8 views
Akosua Dardaine Edwards Akosua Dardaine Edwards's blog:
Creativity demands that you step to the plate to offer your truth. It asks that you sit down and do something, anything, even if you’re not feeling it. Creativity asks that you don’t judge what comes out. And that you understand some creations will be gold and others shit. Creativity is the proc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 07:33 • 9 views
Patrick E. McLean Patrick E. McLean's blog:
Patrick asks, “So Patrick, why Heist Novels?” A fine question Patrick, and I am glad that you have asked myself this question on the internet where it is not at all awkward to refer to one’s self using the Third Person (Imperfect). The first part of the answer is I obviously like writing non-hero... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 06:48 • 1 view
Nelson Zagalo Nelson Zagalo's blog:
Choque. É o que sentimos quando pela primeira vez nos vemos confrontados com negacionistas. Porque se passámos toda uma vida a acreditar em algo, não é fácil convencermo-nos que esse algo poderá ter sempre sido uma falácia. Kahneman fala de viés cognitivo, algo que nos faz tender para acreditar n... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 13:41 • 10 views
Laird Barron Laird Barron's blog:

Jeffrey Thomas is one of my favorite authors of horror/weird fiction. His latest collection, The Endless Fall and Other Weird Fictions, is out from Lovecraft eZine Press.


image via Amazon.com (Nick Gucker art)


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Published on February 25, 2017 13:37 • 11 views
Fizza Younis Fizza Younis's blog:


BlurbArtan never knew what to expect when he was called to service on Earth, but the sight of his future charge made him think this one wouldn’t be so bad, until he gets shot during his first meeting with Elizabeth Savante. Turns out she already has a protector, and he is none too pleased to find... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 03:03 • 8 views
Jordan Silver Jordan Silver's blog:
Click link to buy from wherever you are. Enjoy!!!! http://getbook.at/Mancini
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Published on February 25, 2017 17:43 • 11 views
Erkan Saka Erkan Saka's blog:

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Mehmet Fatih Traş was a teaching assistant for 6 years at Çukurova University. His contract was not renewed by the university at the end of the last academic year. The very probable reason is that he was one of the signatories of the Academics’ Peace Declaration. According news i...

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Published on February 25, 2017 06:51 • 9 views
Cao Việt Dũng Cao Việt Dũng's blog:
Blogspot dường như không cho edit quá nhiều, thử nhiều lần mà cứ bị đơ ra, nên tôi post phần tiếp theo của Ferragus riêng ở đây (Auguste de Maulincourt bắt đầu gặp chuyện bất ngờ đầu tiên trong loạt những bất ngờ mà chàng sẽ gặp, trong số đó có những bất ngờ không hề dễ chịu).

Vụ trục trặc kỹ thuậ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2017 01:15 • 8 views
Django Wexler Django Wexler's blog:

Part Fourteen of my Crusader Kings II game. Read More.


The post The Promised Land RELOADED #14 appeared first on DJANGO WEXLER - THE THOUSAND NAMES -.

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Published on February 25, 2017 22:10 • 11 views
Charlotte Eriksson Charlotte Eriksson's blog:
“A dying friend once told me, ‘I wish I hadn’t spent so many Mondays wishing it were Friday. I also wish I had made better use of those Fridays, for better stories on Monday.’”

- (via h-auptgewinn)
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Published on February 25, 2017 23:00 • 9 views
J. Matthew Waters J. Matthew Waters's blog:



the bounty on my head

keeps going up

or so I’ve heard from the

monotonous talking heads

streaming in the air



I’m feeling much better

since crossing the mississippi

heading east by northeast

toward an unknown place

where sanctuaries still exist



secret agent men

keep hunting me in my sleep

but I manage to elud...

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Published on February 25, 2017 05:48 • 11 views
Ann Leckie Ann Leckie's blog:

This is mostly for the St Louisans who read my blog, because I don’t imagine it will do anyone else much good.



I found a place in St Louis that sells kouign-amann!


That place is Nathaniel Reid Bakery.



Nathaniel Reid himself–who is a very personable young man, he was behind the counter when I was t...

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Published on February 25, 2017 07:13 • 15 views
Samantha Shannon Samantha Shannon's blog:

With only nine days to go until The Song Rising, I think it's high time I released my soundtrack for the book. As always with a Bone Season installment, some real songs and pieces of music are mentioned on the page. While The Song Rising isn't anywhere near as musical as the first two books in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2017 01:27 • 20 views
Carrie Turansky Carrie Turansky's blog:
Giveaway ~ Shine Like the Dawn

 


Hi Friends, 


My new English historical novel, Shine Like the Dawn, released earlier this week, and we are continuing the celebration with a fun Prize Package Giveaway for my readers! Please read on to enter the giveaway, but first here’s a description of the story:


“In a quiet corner of northern E...

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Published on February 25, 2017 08:50 • 9 views
Krystolthebookworm Krystolthebookworm's blog:
Hey Readers! Happy Saturday! This Saturday is filled with the anxiety and excitement of yet another quarter in the Ph.D life. Yes, classes start again on Monday and I am being optimistic about the next 11 weeks. It will be a GREAT 11 weeks! My goal is to work hard and stay ahead as much […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 05:00 • 9 views
Shay Kassa Shay Kassa's blog:

She stood at the boardwalk railing, and watched the lights reflected in the water. “Nice night, isn’t it?” she said.


“Yeah. It almost makes you believe the city isn’t a cesspool,” he replied. “Almost.”


“Are you always this cynical?”


He shrugged. “No, but I’ve had better days.”


He leaned on the railin...

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Published on February 25, 2017 23:37 • 11 views
S. Evan Townsend S. Evan Townsend's blog:
I sort of debated if I wanted to see this movie. But I'm glad I did and put it on my Netflix disc list.

My hesitation came from that it was directed by Mel Gibson and I don't really want to support him after his anti-Semitic drunk diatribe. Same reason I never watch Michael Moore movies, even on... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 06:00 • 12 views
Gretchen Morgenson Gretchen Morgenson's blog:
The Supreme Court asked a lower court to reconsider a case in which former bank employees accused their employers of misusing federal bailout funds.
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Published on February 24, 2017 12:54 • 11 views
L. Jagi Lamplighter L. Jagi Lamplighter's blog:


Tomorrow from 7pm to 9pm EST, while the unsuspecting Declan Finn rests on his long-needed vacation, John C. Wright and L. Jagi Lamplighter will be hijacking his radio show: Catholic Geek Radio. As if this were not bad enough, the Wrights have turned the show over to a crew of imaginary charact...

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Published on February 25, 2017 22:19 • 11 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


What a flipping lovely delivery from @scummymummies and @steph_dontbuyherflowers. I’ve loved, loved, loved listening to the Scummy Mummies Podcast - although I did think they were called Scrummy Mummies for quite some time so got myself all muddled up. Regardless of my mummy brain silliness, thes...

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Published on February 25, 2017 12:39 • 12 views
Cardeno C. Cardeno C.'s blog:
Hello, all!

No one will ever accuse me of being a master promoter. I recently had a new release and it just
occurred to me I never mentioned it here on the Cafe Risque blog. 

The latest one is called Shadow's Edge. It's a psychic detective sort of thing. Of course there's a healthy dollop of M... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 05:00 • 14 views
Edward Lorn Edward Lorn's blog:

“The best stories never end. The worst stories never begin.”


~Herman Sheckle


See you tomorrow,


E.


Pic of the Day


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Published on February 25, 2017 09:26 • 1 view
Carla M. Soares Carla M. Soares's blog:
"No ano em que Alicia Gris chegou a Madrid, o seu mentor e titereiro, Leonardo Montalvo, ensinou-lhe que qualquer pessoa que queira conservara  sanida de de espírito precisa de um lugar no mundo onde possa e deseje perder-se. Esse lugar, o último refúgio, é um pequeno anexo da alma, onde, quando... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 04:40 • 10 views
Alecia Stone Alecia Stone's blog:
http://www.jeanbooknerd.com/2017/01/reignited-by-colleen-houck.html

Reignited(Reawakened 0.5)Author: Colleen Houck
Book Description:A sibling rivalry.
A forbidden romance.
A spell that changes everything.

In Heliopolis secrets abound and passions ignite as chaos rises.

From the New York Times bestselling author of the Tiger’s Curse series and Reawakened comes a nove... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 25, 2017 02:00 • 9 views
Bryan Cassiday Bryan Cassiday's blog:

Did the S&M just go too far, or was it murder in the first?


See this #AmazonGiveaway for a chance to win: Dying to Breathe (Ethan Carr Thrillers Book 2) (Kindle Edition).  At Amazon. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends the earlier of Mar 11, 2017 11:59 PM PST, or when all prizes are claimed. See Offic...

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Published on February 25, 2017 10:43 • 11 views
Lisa Bilbrey Lisa Bilbrey's blog:
MY HIGHLANDER HUSBANDThe Clan MacLaren series, book 1
by Nancy PennickGenre: Historical Romance


Lady Juliet Kingston did not expect to find love in the Scottish Highlands. Sent by the king to marry a laird’s son, she had no expectations until she met the strong and stubborn Ross MacLaren. He won... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2017 00:00 • 9 views
Jennifer A. Nielsen Jennifer A. Nielsen's blog:

On March 28th, Scholastic will launch its next Multiplatform series, HORIZON. Readers, I want you to check out this book because it is made of awesome!


Summary: When a plane crash-lands in the arctic, eight young survivors step from the wreckage expecting to see nothing but ice and snow. Instead t...

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Published on February 25, 2017 20:08 • 14 views
Jonathan Moeller Jonathan Moeller's blog:

I like this bit from a Goodreads review of FROSTBORN OMNIBUS ONE. It’s always nice when a reader grasps what the writer was trying to do:



-JM

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Published on February 25, 2017 08:21 • 12 views
Anne Mateer Anne Mateer's blog:

I confess, I wrote and deleted a very different post to mark my birthday today. It was much more . . . melancholy. But the morning after I wrote it I realized that my mindset is the fulcrum on which the emotional see-saw shifts, and I can control my thoughts. So I had this crazy idea–to write dow...

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Published on February 25, 2017 03:00 • 12 views
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