It is with great pride that I can reveal I have won June Book of the Month on the Lovers of Paranormal group on Goodreads!
Here is the link to it:
I would like to thank everyone who voted for me as, without your constant support, my little book wo... Read more of this blog post »
But then, I have plans:
Starting a structural daily schedule:.
Setting time in the day for :
Old book corrections
Finishing the sequel
Writing more in my https://luciemuses.wordpress.com/ blog
Being more active... Read more of this blog post »
I’m busy juggling a few releases this year and have the amazing Rock Stars of Romance handling most of the PR and ARC distribution. If you’d like to help spread the word on Ruin & Rule and Fourth Debt, please join up using the forms below.
*Please note, there is a limited amount o...Read more of this blog post »
One of the most popular posts I do over at Book Riot is the round-up of upcoming YA fiction titles, and one of the most popular questions I seem to get on Twitter and in my inboxes is "what should I be looking out for in YA?" For a lot of readers, especially those who work with teens either in c... Read more of this blog post »
My story “Meat, motion and light” has been released in The Outsiders, a shared-world Lovecraftian anthology edited by Joe Mynhardt at Crystal Lake Publishing. This is my first venture into shared worlds as well as Lovecraftian fiction, and I enjoyed the process of brainstorming ideas with the edi...Read more of this blog post »
Budgetmerk I Heart Makeup is een koning op het gebied van luxe make-up producten namaken. Hun Lip Lava is een vloeibare lipstick in vijf tinten die wel héél erg geïnspireerd is op de Too Faced Melted lipsticks. Lip Lava kost 3,79 tegenover de 20 voor Melted. Ik heb ze getest en vergeleken!
I Heart...Read more of this blog post »
Paul ValéryFrench author, philosopher, and poet.
Left:"The German Tango" by Louis Raemaekers.Raemaekers (1869-1956) was a Dutch painter and cartoonist who was fierc... Read more of this blog post »
Music is undeniably helpfulduring thewriting process. For In the Wind, the chapter headings are all songs I listened to while writing the book. Below are links to the YouTube videos for each song.Chapter 1 -Piece of My Heart by Janis JoplinChapter 2 -Charmed Life by Mick JaggerChapter 3 -Things... Read more of this blog post »
Adrienne Craddockis a brilliant printer and painter.
Claire Harrisonis a painter. I love her work and not just becau...Read more of this blog post »
Let’s welcome summer with a ROYAL “PRINCESS ME” CONTEST!
I’d like to know who’s the Fairest Princess of the Facebook Fans?!!
Here’s how to enter:
Post a pic of yourself on your Facebook profile and on my timeline of one of these 3 options:
1. Yourself with one of Rachel’s Royal Wedding books.
2.You...Read more of this blog post »
once again, via the phenomenon that is "social media", i find myself completely overwhelmed and in awe! over 300 personal messages wishing me a happy birthday! taking the time to personally "like" each of them took some time but oh what a labor of love...
now June is here and so much outside stuff... Read more of this blog post »
Hi, Evs and Nevs!
Weird to be writing to you on this blustery, drizzly Monday instead of Sunday. I’m just getting a chance to catch my breath after a hecticweek: first BookExpo America, then BookCon! (On top of everything else we’re doing. Oy.)
BEA is more of an industry conference whereas BookCon...Read more of this blog post »
Por qu? Por qu quierenapartarlo de las negociaciones con la Unin Europea? Qu hemos hecho para que el ministro de Economa ms sexy de la historia -el nico?- no siga iluminando a diario nuestros grises informativos? Desolados, los varoufibers nos repetimos estas preguntas desde que el mal...Read more of this blog post »
Το ιστορικό μυθιστόρημα "Το δαχτυλίδι" είναι το πρώτο βιβλίο του Γιώργου Παπαδόπουλου-Κυπραίου, ο οποίος τυγχάνει να είναι και ο ιδιοκτήτης του εκδοτικού οίκου Διόπτρα. Το βιβλίο, όπως μας πληροφορεί από το... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to the Magic of Solstice Fantasy Writer’s Tour! I hope you’ll meet some wonderful new authors and books. You can also have fun with authors you know and love. Join the party on Facebook! The tour launched today and lasts for the entire month of June.
And now, I hope you enjoy this excerpt...Read more of this blog post »
Omega Enslaved (Lost Wolves Book Four) is live, and it's on sale for $2.99 along with all my other books! It's my semi-annual ebook sale! I'll do a post about the sale tomorrow.
Get it here:
Barnes and Noble
Felix Underwood is an omega, a con man and... Read more of this blog post »
Mary Ellen Mark , Bali, 1973 (photo by Jack Garofalo)
Mary Ellen Mark and Raja, Great Gemini Circus, Perintalmanna, India, 1989 (photo by David Liittschwager)
Mary Ellen Mark with Ram Prakash Singh and his elephant, Shyama, Great Golden Circus, Ahmedabad, India, 1990 (photo by Farrokh Chothia)
M...Read more of this blog post »
After a conversation with a friend, I feel compelled to write about this today. All men I have ever met think they are god’s gift to going down on a woman. My guy friends tell me this all the time. Sorry dudes but I beg to differ. Not all clits are created the same, which I know because of the fe...Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
The Rebirth of Thanos chronicles the return of this intergalactic mad man/menace prior to the big event, the Infinity Gauntlet after his final defeat back in the 1970s. This book collects Silver Surfer vol. 3 #34-38 and Th... Read more of this blog post »
A brand new taboo stepbrother erotic romance series coming at you! This one will be short stories, and it'll be exclusive to Amazon, so grab it FREE if you're a Kindle Unlimited member. Details on the first release, plus buy links, below.
Stepbrother Temptation: First T... Read more of this blog post »
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas
NEW YORK – While Congress passed a law 20 years ago recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and stipulating the U.S. Embassy should move there, the embassy still remains in Tel Aviv.
Now, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is calling for the next president to make the move, whic...Read more of this blog post »
Today please welcome Alex Akira. As part of the Dragon and Crowblog tour, Alex agreed to let me interview him. He’s definitely not your cookie cutter MM Romance novelist, so take a moment to read the interview and then be sure to enter the giveaway for a chance to win one of three (3) $25.00 gift...Read more of this blog post »
You're only here for a short visit.
Don't hurry. Don't worry.
And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
- Walter Hagen
Who forces time is pushed back by time;
who yields to time finds time on his side.
- The Talmud
The key to happiness is inner peace.
The greatest obstacles to inner peace are dist... Read more of this blog post »
I tend to be a realist when it comes to the publishing world, and I echo that on my blog (yanno, on the rare occasions when I bother to blog).
But I’ve shared the realities of –
Publication process expectations.
But some things have become easier for me now that a few boo...Read more of this blog post »
Over the years, I've described certain bits of anti-LGBT activism as "performance art." This one, however, truly looks like a college student performing a dramatic monologue for her Stage Performance 101 class:
Nice projection, Ms. Holcomb, but I just didn't feel you were connecting with the...Read more of this blog post »
Some of you know me from a little magazine I used to write and publish every Sunday (and then later every Monday).
Still bugging me after all these years
Well, you’ll be happy to know that, though I’ve given it up (never to return?), that I still get bugged every single Monday at a little after mi...Read more of this blog post »
Bought gorgeous, long pendant on double chain from small, weird boutique in Cleveland.
A huge thank you to everyone who took the time to respond to my last post. I received some great feedback, which I carefully assembled and fired off to my editor in four very long emails. I've learned so much. In the past, I've been arguing from a position of supposition; now I have some "proof"... Read more of this blog post »
Alright. Time to be honest with you and myself. I'm about to get pretty personal here...you ready?
When I started writing seven years ago I had no idea where it was going to take me. One day I just said, "I wanna write a book." And so I did. And it sucked. Like so bad. Haha. So, I put it aside and...Read more of this blog post »
Where Sea Meets Sky Karina Halle
Published on March 31, 2015
Genres: New Adult, Romance
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WHERE SEA MEETS SKY
A new adult novel that perfectly captures the existential angst of your early twenties with raw wit, fresh insight, and true feeling from a critically adored USA TODAY b...
Now that I’m approachingthe end of the Training Her Curves serial and 5 of the existing 7 are out of Kindle Unlimited, it seems like a good time for a big sale on parts 1-3! THC Chicago is free on Apple, Kobo and All Romance and discounted around 67% on Amazon and Nook (trying to get them free on...Read more of this blog post »
Netherlands-based Kate Moore has uploaded segments of her “Voiceworks.” They are beautiful pieces in which layered vocals, pitched high and thin, combine into something cloud-like yet with a serrated edge to it. The thinness keeps the overtones to a relative minimum, and allows the individual lay...Read more of this blog post »
Originally posted on Q13 FOX News:
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Environmental groups are renewing a challenge to a 2008 federal petroleum lease sale off Alaska’s northwest shore where Royal Dutch Shell PLC hopes to drill this summer.
The Department of Interior in March concluded that it had sufficien...Read more of this blog post »
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