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L.L. McNeil L.L. McNeil's blog:
There is quite the eclectic cast of characters in my debut novel, epic fantasy, Moroda! Although the titular character is the protagonist, her supporting cast is varied, each with their own dreams and desires.

Meet four of them below!

Eryn

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Published on July 23, 2017 07:26 • 3 views
Brionna Kincaid Brionna Kincaid's blog:
A quick preview into Nancy Addie and The Accidental Mystery.

I looked out the window as we sped down the road. The rain had slackened up by this point, but the damage lingered. Water layered the streets as we drove over puddles. The dark, murky sky reflected my feelings inside.

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Published on July 23, 2017 07:09 • 1 view
Tequila Brooks Tequila Brooks's blog:
As anyone who has ever worked on an investigation under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act is aware (For guidance, see the US Department of Justice web guide at http://www.justice.gov/criminal-fraud/fcpa-guidance), the FCPA is a great tool enabling companies and enforcers to identify, prevent a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 04, 2016 10:54 • 4 views
Sue Bentley Sue Bentley's blog:
Hi all - my chocolate peanut addiction continues to fuel my writing at present. Can't kick it, no way! At around 450 pages, Second Skin is nearing first draft stage. (its another YA novel, but not a sequel to We Other. That's my next project after Second Skin!) But I know there is more work to do... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 23, 2017 06:52 • 19 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
Oliviu Craznic 250. Spun unii că, dacă vrei să urci o scară, trebuie să începi cu prima treaptă, și să le urci pe toate, pe rând.
Problema este că dacă începi cu prima treaptă și scara este una înaltă, probabil vei obosi cel mai târziu pe la jumătatea scării.
În schimb, dacă îți iei avânt și sari peste primele... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 23, 2017 05:35 • 26 views
Kyla Ross Kyla Ross's blog:

Six months, five editors, a million rewrites, and three hundred and ten pages later, my first novel is complete! It feels good to hold it. The paperback is out now and the eBook will be released on August 15, 2017.

When We Swing– An Erotic Thriller

Friends have a way of breaking a person out of t...

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Published on July 22, 2017 11:02 • 7 views
Margi Prideaux Margi Prideaux's blog:

The Amazon, a region which by its very name evokes visions of grandeur, mystery and an unrivalled diversity of wildlife. Uniting unpublished images portraying these superlatives in all their beauty with a wisdom and perspective of an author and seasoned activist, José Truda Palazzo, Jr. inspires...

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Published on July 23, 2017 02:36 • 7 views
Thomas   Andrew Thomas Andrew's blog:
Picture We all feel it, the peculiar change in weather, the sense of doom in the air and the overall warming of our planet. We see images every day of the scarred earth. The ice caps melting and images of gaunt looking polar bears.  It’s depressing, hard to look at. It’s something we tend to turn away f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 07, 2017 00:00 • 5 views
Kyle Robert Shultz Kyle Robert Shultz's blog:

I have two big announcements to make today, and a special giveaway to celebrate them! First of all, while the ebook of The Tomb of the Sea Witch won’t be released until Monday, the paperback is available for purchase now! (I set it up early so that I’d have physical copies in time for Realm Maker...

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Published on July 22, 2017 08:28 • 9 views
Jon Cronshaw Jon Cronshaw's blog:

Short story: Daedalum, the Devil’s Wheel by E. Lily Yu, from Clarkesworld magazine, December 2013. Highly Recommended.


Poem: Green Red Brown and White by May Swenson, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast. Recommended.


Essay: Understanding Drug Addiction by Hanna Pickard, listened to on the...

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:03 • 9 views
T.D. Whittle T.D. Whittle's blog:
  I began reading the Harry Potter series soon after the first book was published, way back in 1997. Initially, this was because I was working as a therapist at a social work agency which specialized in helping children and adolescents. Every child who wandered into my office was talking about Ha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2017 22:10 • 9 views
Arif Abdurahman Arif Abdurahman's blog:
Kalau saja Game of Thrones masukin Red Velvet jadi pemainnya, mungkin saja saya bakal rela maraton nonton dari musim pertama. Internet menawarkan beragam kesenangan sekaligus kesia-siaan; buku-buku dan status-status sosmed yang selalu terbarukan dan artikel-artikel panjang untuk dibaca, film-film... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 11:28 • 1 view
Troy A. Brewer Troy A. Brewer's blog:
TODAY’S PROPHETIC WORD

Keep your momentum moving forward! You will scale mountains like it’s a valley and kill giants that are in your way as you run with full force toward your destiny!


PREPARED FOR YOUR LAST CHAPTER?

The Bible calls you a Living Epistle (2 Corinthians 3:2). This means you are a wa...

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Published on July 22, 2017 22:00 • 9 views
Malia Zaidi Malia Zaidi's blog:
I'm baaack! Sorry to skip last week's wrap-up, but I was traveling. I spent a few days in Lisbon, which was my first time in the city. I didn't know what to expect, really, but was very pleasantly surprised. The people were friendly, the food good, everything reasonably priced and loads to see an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 22:00 • 10 views
Kathleen Jowitt Kathleen Jowitt's blog:

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I said in an interview with another author that the greatest lesson I’ve learned in life is that the best way to get better at something is to do it, and do it, and do it again, and keep doing it until you actually are better.


The problem – apart from the frustration of not being bet...

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:03 • 10 views
Hannah Ross Hannah Ross's blog:
I decided to write this post in order to raise awareness of Payhip, a direct sales website which, in my opinion, has great potential for increasing authors' independence.

Payhip is by far the easiest and most convenient platform for selling digital books online I have encountered so far. It's neat... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 11:31 • 9 views
T.S. Paul T.S. Paul's blog:
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“She’s not going to tell you. Even though she’s a robot she’s still a cat. They like keeping secrets. Even from us.”

The robot in question didn’t even look up at us. Instead it jumped up onto one of the benches and began pretending to clean it’s fur. The holographic system that pr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 08:52 • 11 views
Addison Albright Addison Albright's blog:
Treadmill Goals: Get on the treadmill (or equivalent exercise) daily Pace is fine at 30 min/mile, although I may up it on occasion Time range between 30 minutes and 1 hour per day Distance 1-2 miles per day Read the chosen book, which I won’t allow myself to read outside of my treadmill time, hop... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 22:00 • 2 views
Melissa Cecilia Melissa Cecilia's blog:
In recent months, my vocation has become clear to me... but I've been unable to live it out for obvious reasons. Before I get deeper into this topic, let me just share with y'all how all of this happened.

For months (since the last 54-day Rosary novena during Advent 2016), I've been praying that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 17:15 • 10 views
Xan West Xan West's blog:

I put together this list of stories centering non-binary characters!


Just Love: Queer Book Reviews


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Throughout the month of July, we want to highlight and invite discussion about transgender literature and representation in media. We’ve invited some absolutely incre...

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:59 • 7 views
Kayl Karadjian Kayl Karadjian's blog:

I’ll be at the Byward Market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Thursday. Come have a chat and pick up my books!


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Published on July 22, 2017 18:40 • 11 views
Jenna Moreci Jenna Moreci's blog:

If this is a healthy, happy marriage, think of two best friends who also enjoy getting naked together.

If this is an unhealthy marriage, or literally any other type of marriage, you’re going to have to be a lot more specific regarding what you’re looking for. As I always say, there is no formula f...

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Published on July 23, 2017 00:51 • 12 views
Kieran Mark Crowley Kieran Mark Crowley's blog:
Today's the last chance to win a signed copy of The Misfits Club, a funny warm-hearted adventure for middle-grade readers (9 years +). If you liked the Famous Five and The Goonies, you'll love this. Just click on the link below to enter:
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/en...

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Published on July 23, 2017 03:42 • 14 views
Kelly Eeckhaut Kelly Eeckhaut's blog:

Met de courgettes die terug in het land zijn, dacht ik dat het nog eens tijd was om courgettelasagne te maken. Maar ik vond het recept niet terug op mijn blog. Bleek dat ik het ooit, op 23 juli 2013 om precies te zijn*, had gedeeld op een andere blog. Intussen is die blog offline, dus dacht ik: “...

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Published on July 23, 2017 02:30 • 10 views
Ангел Грънчаров Ангел Грънчаров's blog:


Срещал съм се с проф. Балкански:



Виж: Истина ли е или е приказка това, що виждат очите ми и чувства духът ми, дали пък не сънувам, а?

И още един спомен от онова време:



Освен това аз, Ангел Грънчаров, се чувствам длъжен отново да ви напомня, че нашият „български“ Картаген е крайно време да бъде р... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 19:40 • 1 view
Eka Kurniawan Eka Kurniawan's blog:

Belakangan beberapa teman penulis ikutan marah dengan fenomena ustadz karbitan. Ustadz yang menurut mereka enggak punya riwayat pendidikan panjang dalam soal agama, enggak jelas sanad keilmuannya, tapi dengan mudah berkhotbah bahkan di layar televisi nasional. Hasilnya tentu saja kegaduhan dan pe...

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Published on July 22, 2017 20:31 • 12 views
K. Caffee K. Caffee's blog:

Why are strangers suddenly appearing in a sleepy North Carolina town asking about Lee Harvey Oswald? What do they have to do with widow Olivia Roberts? Why is her neighbor and friend Bill Horton so dead set against her traveling to Dallas, Texas? When she journeys from her North Carolina home to...

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Published on July 22, 2017 22:01 • 9 views
Beau Taplin Beau Taplin's blog:
“I am not afraid of an argument. Get emotional. Get angry. Spit language venom. Be unrelenting and cruel with your words if you feel you have to be. Because above all else I am terrified of the silence. Of things becoming so passionless between us there is no longer anything left worth fighting f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 04:30 • 10 views
Jude Knight Jude Knight's blog:

Daring and Decorum, the first volume in what the author hopes will become a series, is a highwayman’s tale with a delightful twist, due out August 1 from Supposed Crimes. It features rambles across lonely moors, daring rides on horseback, sword-fights, unexpected desire, a bit of botany, and endl...

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Published on July 23, 2017 03:11 • 9 views
Reed James Reed James's blog:
Roommate’s Naughty Gift Futa Magical Amulets 2 My new futa release set in the Aphrodite Sisterhood Universe. All my futa stories take place in the same universe, with connections between them. Gabi, the inventor of the magical amulets, first appeared in Naughty Transforming Spell (The Futa Magic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 09:50 • 8 views
Barbara Rachko Barbara Rachko's blog:
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A:  My title is borrowed directly from a 2001 catalogue essay by the late art critic, Gerritt Henry.  The essay was about my first pastel painting series (“Domestic Threats”) and it’s called, “Barbara Rachko:  Gods and Monsters.”   


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Published on July 22, 2017 03:30 • 9 views
Brian   O'Sullivan Brian O'Sullivan's blog:

After two pretty shocking workload months, we’re finally at a point where we can actually release some new writing. This short story (The Pursuit) should be selectively available at the end of next week (before we close down for the month of August) and more widely in September.



The story takes p...

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Published on July 23, 2017 01:22 • 11 views
Sarah   Johnson Sarah Johnson's blog:


Howdy y’all! In my quest to begin writing more, I wanted to share what I have already with y’all. Today’s sneak peek story is a P&P meets mail order bride story I have been working on for a while now. (Yes, I am still working on the final LBB series book as well as this one.) I hope y’all en...

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:24 • 1 view
Nelson Zagalo Nelson Zagalo's blog:
É verdade que o tema é a descolonização, o antes e o pós, impactos e efeitos, mas é mais do que isso, é um questionamento sobre aquilo que nos motiva a fixar objetivos, a acreditar em destinos, a procurar mais e melhor. É visto a partir da perspectiva africana, ainda que por um indiano que ali na... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 14:32 • 12 views
Jee Leong Koh Jee Leong Koh's blog:
4 tank tops to go to the 4 highest bidders! The tank top that got me into trouble with Singapore's SAFRA gym. Designed by Mark Yeo. Gently worn, freshly washed, lovingly ironed. Get a memento of the gay tank top affair. Wear it about proudly. It's a talking piece. Support gay equality. All procee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 17:50 • 13 views
Gisela Hausmann Gisela Hausmann's blog:




This morning I read a blog explaining how to shorten URL's so Amazon won't find out who is connected with whom, hence might be a friend of the author.

There is nothing new to website tracking. Everybody does it. Amazon, Facebook, Google...
That's how they figure out what their visitors want to see... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 20:08 • 11 views
Steve  Robinson Steve Robinson's blog:
Bestsellers, Translations & Holiday Snaps

This week I was thrilled to see that the first book in my Jefferson Tayte Genealogy Mystery series, IN THE BLOOD, shot to number one in the Audible.com bestseller charts. Wait a minute, did I just say number one? I'm not sure I believe it even now. T... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 23, 2017 02:21 • 11 views
Jay Northcote Jay Northcote's blog:

Watching and Wanting, and Starting from Scratch are now available at non-Amazon retailers for the first time. So if you prefer to buy elsewhere, or like ePubs rather than Mobi files, now is your chance to get them!






Watching and Wanting Buy Links


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Published on July 23, 2017 02:32 • 17 views
Glinda Izabel Glinda Izabel's blog:

Quando ho saputo che sarebbe stato pubblicato in Italia, ho avuto la certezza che nulla avrebbe potuto tenermi lontana da "Diabolic" di S.J.Kincaid. A distanza di un mese dalla pubblicazione, sono riuscita finalmente a scrivere la mia recensione spoiler free! Un consiglio: non lasciatevi scappare... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 05:57 • 10 views
Andrea Zuvich Andrea Zuvich's blog:
Hear ye! We’re nearly at the end of July, but there’s still time for you to grab a copy of this month’s (Issue 17) History of Royals magazine, for it contains my latest article, “Crossing the Line” about the tumultuous relationship between Queen Anne and her decades-long favourite, Sarah Churchil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 06:16 • 9 views
Anna Casanovas Anna Casanovas's blog:

Hace unas semanas estuve en la Feria de Benicàssim, un lugar precioso que os recomiendo mucho si os gusta pasear por la playa, y participé en dos mesas: una en calidad de traductora y otra como autora. En las dos me lo pasé muy bien y aprendí muchísimo, en especial en la primera gracias a las per...

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Published on July 22, 2017 06:19 • 13 views
Ann Benjamin Ann Benjamin's blog:

First of all, the book is finished!  Like, really and truly done.  I’ve sent it off to be formatted, which means publishing is imminent (I’m thinking August 1st, as I’ll be away at the end of next week and believe that it’s rude to my book to press ‘publish’ and then dash off to Amsterdam to igno...

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Published on July 22, 2017 02:19 • 9 views
Jeff  Dawson Jeff Dawson's blog:


Very disappointed. It was historically in accurate. Nolan would have you think this happened in two days. Far from the truth. And the soundtrack never stopped. Instead of letting the actors create the drama, he tried to do it with the musical score. Overdone. The air battles started out well enou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 20:12 • 14 views
Garrison Kelly Garrison Kelly's blog:
VERSE 1
You call it a trigger, I call it something bigger
I call you liquored, you’re the one who’s sicker
You tried to take away what I hold highest
My heart, mind, soul, and beautiful silence
Kleptomancy is your magic of choice
Obnoxious bullhorn is your style of voice
I would have screamed to the ski... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 23, 2017 02:03 • 11 views
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