Total Square doodle book Giveaway! is ON from today,
26th August 2016 until 3rd September 2016!
3 copies looking for a home!
And it's global , if you are here, on Goodreads!
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I don’t like talking about myself (outside discussions of hyper-specific productivity techniques), so I’ll keep thisannouncement brief…
At some point early on in my graduate student career I set two somewhat arbitrary goals for my academic trajectory: to become a professor by the age of 30 and...Read more of this blog post »
Hello all! Welcome to this week’s Office Space!If you missed the intro post to the new blog post series, you can read all about it here. What’s your hobby? Do you have a favorite place to do it in?
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Saba Tahir | Iskra v popole (Iskra v popole #1) | An Ember in the Ashes | 424 strán | Yoli | Goodreads
Prvá veta: Môj starší brat prišiel domov za tmy, pár hodín pred úsvitom, keď aj duchovia odpočívajú.
O knihe Iskra v popole sa toho už po internete veľa našuškalo a chystala som sa ňu nejaký ten... Read more of this blog post »
In the past few months, I've worried about the state of our nation--so filled with angry rhetoric, hate-spewing politics, and just a general sense of hopelessness. Like, this is what we've come to????
But, in the past few weeks, two things happened to give me hope.
The Olympics... Read more of this blog post »
The sixth day, which unlike the Biblical one, does not precede a day of rest.
But it did have an awesome VFX review. This means we spent an hour or so sitting with the VFX folks, led by our second year VFX supervisor Bob Munroe. This is the same Bob Munroe who made it look like Robert Redford was...Read more of this blog post »
The drought is over — Football is back, and tonight’s my first game of the season (well, it’s a pre-season game, but ya know—I definitely need a pre-season game to warm up and shake the dust off a long off-season).
I’m excited to once again be covering Tampa Bay Buccaneers home games...Read more of this blog post »
Transplanting a human head onto a different body sounds like the plot of a science fiction story. But a surgeon in China named Xiaoping Ren is trying to make head transplants a reality. He even has a volunteer,Valery Spiridonov, who has consented to the operation.
A few weeks ago, the Atlantic ran...Read more of this blog post »
Remember Questionables? That thing we used to do where you’d ask questions and I’d answer them? That was fun, but boy howdy, there were a lot of them.
So I’m on my last two Questionable posts which will post next week. That’s the end of that unless you have more writing questions, which you would...Read more of this blog post »
[So, I get to do one of these right? I think I’m allowed. Don’t look at me like that. IT’S MY BLOG AND I’LL DO WHAT I WANT. *kicks sand in your face* *and by sand, I mean ants* *fire ants*]
“Think Thomas Harris’ Will Graham and Clarice Starling rolled into one and pitched on the knife’s edge o...Read more of this blog post »
The major character, Anton Slayne, like Luke Skywalker, Neo, and Katniss Everdeen is in a Maturation plo... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to Big Backlist Weekend!!ZA Maxfield & Tara Lain. This is a special event i post every month or so where i ask a wonderful author to come and join me in giving away a copy of an ebook from their backlist.
My guest today is Z. A. Maxfield who is A. a spectacular author. B. one of my be...Read more of this blog post »
The bloody events in the Philippines continue to make each new day something to dread. How many will be killed today? How many tomorrow?
This news item adds one more ache: 5-year-old girl latest fatality in drug war.
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“Talk to one user…start jumping to a solution. Talk to 5+ users…start understanding the problem.”—Luke Wroblewski
As I looked on from a corner of a cramped camera storage room, the junior Production Assistant asked a simple question about film editing. He and his team were in the middle of a tense...Read more of this blog post »
I’ve been killing myself working to meet several commitments I made way back when, which is why I’ve been avoiding this computer—or I should say its internet connection—like the plague. Even still, I thought I should share a couple pieces of news exciting enough to warrant violating my moratorium...Read more of this blog post »
Only a few notes from today--
* When I was in Kansas City, DSP had some extra books to send home with me for promo and such, and I'd bought a lot of T-shirts. On the last day I decided to... Read more of this blog post »
This is what happens when urban fantasy meets outer space.
I think I saw my first alien.
Dear God. If she had, then that meant he wasn’t lying. I’m on a spaceship about to take off.
I’m on a spaceship about to take off!
Holy shit,I’m in spac... Read more of this blog post »
HALSEY JUST ANNOUNCED AS PERFORMER ONTHE MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDSTO SING "CLOSER"WITH THE CHAINSMOKERSTHIS MARKS ONE YEAR TO THE DAY FROM THE DATE SHE RELEASED HER DEBUT ALBUM, BADLANDS Halseywill perform at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards alongside The Chainsmokers to perform their Billboard Hot 1... Read more of this blog post »
It's late and I have to get up very early to begin the journey home, but I couldn't leave town without eating a meal at Austin's best restaurant, Counter 3 . FIVE . VII. After finishing the seven-course tasting menu (they also offer three- and five-course options, hence the name), I can with abso... Read more of this blog post »
My next book—the one after Redemption—is historical fiction. Not historical fantasy like Aurelia and Robert’s series. But genuine HF.
This means the research has to be more real. (In other words, I can’t cheat).
Don’t get me wrong. I do a lot of research for Aurelia and Robert’s novels. And it’s a... Read more of this blog post »
Hey everyone! A Polish fan recently warded their head and took a picture. I’m especially impressed with those ones on top of the skull. That must have taken some mad skills to get it on there, so check it out:
Thanks so much to Szymon Swider for sending this in. Really clever idea, Szymon! You’...Read more of this blog post »
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