Hari pertama bulan Januari. Musim dingin seharusnya berada pada puncaknya. Namun, tak ada awan, tak ada angin, tak ada kepingan salju berjatuhan.
Alih-alih, langit malah melukis sebuah aurora: ukiran warna hijau bak intan meliuk seperti asap dan sihir, berpadu dengan langit malam yang kelam, enam... Read more of this blog post »
Yoseph Solan or ‘Yoske’ as he was known to his friends and acquaintances since his days in the ‘Working Youth movement', was sitting on an armchair opposite the screen of the TV set in his living room, watching the newscast, wearing a T-shirt and shorts.
Nehama hi... Read more of this blog post »
The young man who wielded the gun was popular, always smiling, always positive, with a loving family, and huge support of friends and tribal leaders.
What happened in his mind to... Read more of this blog post »
Written by Nate Morgan — September 22, 2014
Reposted from: http://ilovehalloween.net/blogs/news/...
One of our favorite things about Halloween are the outrageous home decorations that seem to pop up out of nowhere. Every neighborhood has one of “those” houses; AKA the ones that seem to be in relent...Read more of this blog post »
This essay was originally posted on Paranormal Authors & Romance That Rock.
One thing almost all post-apocalyptic fictional worlds have in common—aside from being places you definitely don’t want to live—is danger. Once the end of civilization happens, whether it’s due to nuclear warfare, ex...Read more of this blog post »
What's new in the world of writing...I've been working like crazy lately on the outline of a book I started thinking about last year. Some... Read more of this blog post »
Blurb: In the late-night quiet of the caravan park shower room, Lon Taylor washes away the filth of the Western Australian mines. He’s not looking for anyone, but when Casey offers, Lon doesn’t turn him down.
Welcoming the young man in his big, hairy arms, Lon provides a safety to Casey that he... Read more of this blog post »
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As my journey to be more a sensitive/less hurtful individual continues, I notice that more and more words are offensive to many different marginalized/oppressed groups of individuals. It is easy to ignore these hurtful words if one surrounds themselves with only heteronormativ...
Bears repeating: If your writing is to hit the right note, allowing a reader to immerse herself in the story such that she develops the oh-so-lovely habit of giving in to just one more chapter, love on your edits. Embrace them. Feed them well. Give them plenty of exercise. And make sure they get...Read more of this blog post »
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As writers, we want to make our characters as unique and interesting as possible. One way to do this is to give your character a special skill or talent that sets him apart from other people. This might be something small, like having a green thumb or being good with animals, to a larger and mor...Read more of this blog post »
This year is also the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. My hero, Seth, was a witness to the terrible events of that war as an ambulance driver. Sara discovers his letters home... Read more of this blog post »
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We had a lovely weekend at Conflux a couple of weeks ago, and celebrated the launch ofPhantazein with a fantastic roll up of con attendees. Cake and champagne were consumed, and wonderful congoers purchased books. I made a short and hopefully coherent launch speech that thanked the contributors,...Read more of this blog post »
until DARK DUET: Platinum Edition
While we're waiting...Here's a little taste from:
Determined to Obey
1. KidHe’s alone, absolutely alone…lost! He’s never been lost. He’s never wondered if he’ll ever see his family again. Kid is eight years old; he’s terrified for the first t... Read more of this blog post »
God was the source and center of this love.
You were the wish he wished in Babylon.
I was the soul he lost within the grove.
Some say that Huwa drove the man to move
Beyond the garden walls. Some say that none
Thought God the source and center of this love.
And once cast out they found an obscure trove... Read more of this blog post »
The short dance started off the night on a great note with all the teams skating well for the most part. The fight for the bronze medal will be intense with teams three through eight all closely bunched in the score column. My favorite program of the night was Madison Chock and Evan Bates' Don Q... Read more of this blog post »
Well that was disappointing…
So, I recorded and watched the pilot episode of Constantine, after looking forward to it for months. All I can say is… Meh . Which is too bad; so far this season, DC had been batting pretty good. The Flash got off to a good start, and so did Gotham . I had...Read more of this blog post »
Yeah, it’s a waste of time. I promise any writer out there that Social Media is going to do very little to help you promote your work. Trust me. I’ve been at it for while (many years, less than some, more than most others).
But what else is there? Think about it. How does any writer get the word...Read more of this blog post »
Your Saturday night dates have arrived. The usual suspects put the book up early. Enjoy!
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Michaela Blake has lived with a secret her whole life. Born an intersex, she’s hidden in plain sight from Earth’s religious tyranny, posing as a... Read more of this blog post »
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