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Shelley Ann Clark Shelley Ann Clark's blog:
I listened to a ton of music while writing Have Mercy. Makes sense, right? It’s a book about music as much as it is about a relationship. Along the way, I came to associate particular songs with particular parts of the book, and was inspired by a few songs for the songs that are featured in the b... Read more of this blog post »
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Donald J. Bingle Donald J. Bingle's blog:
So, I finished a novella a few weeks ago. It’s called Frame Shop and involves a hack writer and a hit man. I like to refer to it as a mystery thriller set in a writers’ group and punctuated by violence, humor, and occasional writing advice. I think it has potential both for mystery readers and fo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 12:29 • 24 views
Shidorr Myrick-Gayer Shidorr Myrick-Gayer's blog:

This movie isa bust, and although I would like to give a 5 star shout out to the graphic designers… I would like to give 2 stars to the movie! Godzilla isthe COSTAR and the uninteresting humans ruled the lackluster plot.


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Published on September 18, 2014 09:59 • 4 views
Liisa Vexler Liisa Vexler's blog:

All of you who have indicated that you love physical books, I have a giveaway just for you. The best part is you will have your very ownpaperback copy of The Family Freedom Project shipped directly to your door – as long as you have an address in Canada, the US or Great Britain.


All you have to do...

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Published on September 18, 2014 09:31 • 3 views
K.E. Taylor K.E. Taylor's blog:

Morning all,


Today’s hunk is our very own Logan Dale.


Logan is now on Facebook so go and add him HERE


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Published on September 18, 2014 01:50 • 4 views
Morgan Rhodes Morgan Rhodes's blog:


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An Editor’s child visited the office today and this happened. We almost cried because of the cuteness.

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Published on September 18, 2014 07:18 • 4 views
Jenycka Wolfe Jenycka Wolfe's blog:
Hi, all. Traffic is seriously increasing here, so I'm going to get a little more organized. I'm going to keep the information about the world of the Wildlanders and the Clans on pages so it's easier to access. So things are going to be messy for a little while, but I'll get it worked through as f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 19:13 • 3 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
A commentary piece on my artificial hearts story has ended up in a number of large China and Taiwan publications. Here's one: http://www.eet-china.com/ART_88007040...
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Published on September 18, 2014 11:53 • 6 views
Awdhesh Singh Awdhesh Singh's blog:


The maintenance of weight to obtain health and fitness is today a trillion dollar industry worldwide. According the Media Awareness Network, "It is estimated that the diet industry alone is worth $100 billion a year." The greater problem in the people of developed world is not malnutrition but ob... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 20:27 • 1 view
B.C. Hollywood B.C. Hollywood's blog:

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I’m giving away a print copy of��Dogcatcher: A Short Story on Goodreads. The giveaway starts tomorrow, September 18th, and ends on October 2nd. You can enter on the Goodreads giveaway page��here.


“A father struggles to save his daughter from much more than a broken heart!”


“I hesitate to characte...

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Published on September 17, 2014 13:21 • 4 views
Zoe Sugg Zoe Sugg's blog:




I'm very excited to announce that there's another very exciting competition happening to celebrate the release of my book, Girl Online!I've said before that I'd love to get my readers and viewers involved with the release, and if you purchase a copy of my new book, Girl Online from WH Smith wh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 06:12 • 5 views
Tiffany Scandal Tiffany Scandal's blog:

Hey. My name is Tiffany Scandal and I'm a good-for-nothing broad.

If the title of this blog didn't spoil anything, the person I'm about to speak of should be no stranger to you. Get cozy in that chair, crack open your favorite beverage, and let's talk about the one and only Elvira. Me-ow.
















Elvira go...

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Published on September 17, 2014 21:48 • 7 views
Dawn Kurtagich Dawn Kurtagich's blog:
This is not the face of evil.


Fish are our friends...

Like many, I subscribe to Janet Reid, the Shark , and her brilliant blog. I have done for years. Why do I do this? Why do I always open every single email from my subscription to her blog? I am represented by a literary agency I absolutely ado... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 09:41 • 4 views
Heather Webber Heather Webber's blog:
Now that's a big smile. :)


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Published on September 18, 2014 05:54 • 3 views
Daniel Quinn Daniel Quinn's blog:
I am definitely a new kid on the blog, this being my very first ever. I'm having to grit my teeth and tell myself very firmly: You DO have time to do this! You DO have time to do this!

It's hard to believe that I do have time for it. The last couple of months have been made up of twelve-hour workd... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 10:41 • 9 views
Cora Buhlert Cora Buhlert's blog:

I’ve arrived safely in Birmingham and am now utilizing my 30 minutes of free hotel WiFi per day.


Meanwhile, Debts to Pay, the newly released fourth installment in my Shattered Empire series, is today’s featured new release at the Speculative Fiction Showcase.


We continue to post all sorts of great...

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Published on September 18, 2014 10:44 • 5 views
Andrew Knighton Andrew Knighton's blog:

Sometimes a book can be worth your time but not blow you away. I’ve read a few books like that recently, ones that I enjoyed enough to recommend��but that didn’t inspire me to write entire blog posts. These are all worth your time, even if I’m not running round evangelising about them.


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Published on September 18, 2014 07:00 • 6 views
Paul J. Creelman Paul J. Creelman's blog:
My elementary education was divided between two schools. I started out at Crown Hill Elementary in North Seattle (conveniently located at the top of … (wait for it…) Crown Hill.)

When I was a kid (by this, I mean “less than 18 years old”) I thrived on comic books, the Star Wars trilogy, Battlesta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 11:11 • 14 views
Kara Jorgensen Kara Jorgensen's blog:

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I just thought I would let everyone know that The Earl of Brass will be free on Thursday, September 18th and Friday, September 19th! The book has rather good ratings on Goodreads and Amazon. The blurb is as follows:


When Eilian Sorrell, a promising archaeologist and the eldest son of the Earl of...

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Published on September 17, 2014 12:12 • 5 views
Danielle R. Mani Danielle R. Mani's blog:
If you ever have any questions about my books or any suggestions, I would love to hear from you. You can leave me a private message on fb (https://www.facebook.com/DanielleRMani) or visit my website, www.DanielleRMani.com. I will also be getting a P.O. Box soon so feel free to drop me a line the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 10:59 • 21 views
Eliza Crewe Eliza Crewe's blog:
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Melissa Veracruz Melissa Veracruz's blog:

*I received this book free from the author in exchange for an honest review.*


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Jaded on Amazon


Jadedby Kristy Feltenberger Gillespieis the story of Jade, a girl stuck in the supposedly Utopian commune of Nirvana. She must choose her life path (to take over one of her parents’ jobs) and r...

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Published on September 17, 2014 12:55 • 7 views
Olley White Olley White's blog:



Hi guys...I'm here to ask a favour....

Game On, First Time, Fighting Dirty and In Deeper are all available for free at Smashwords (yay). My intention is for these stories to be free in all places - however, Amazon does not have a facility for an author to make the book free. The lowest price w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 06:13 • 6 views
David  Whelan David Whelan's blog:
This week I am drawn to the world of hollywood and yet more remakes of the classic movies of yesteryear. I'm not overly concerned about it as others are but you can't beat the original. This time its National Lampoons Vacation which was great stuff back in the day.
It can't be repeated such was C... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 10:42 • 35 views
Te' V. Smith Te' V. Smith's blog:
Revolutionary Hope: A Conversation Between James Baldwin and Audre Lorde:

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JB: One of the dangers of being a Black American is being schizophrenic, and I mean ‘schizophrenic’ in the most literal sense. To be a Black American is in some ways to be born with the desire to be white....

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Published on September 18, 2014 00:52 • 3 views
Jordan Brewer Jordan Brewer's blog:
Well, I have shamefully neglected to update this blog for far too long. I don't have any excuses, although I do have reasons.

My summer was full of excitement...both the good and bad kinds.

On the good side, I went to Rainbow Con in Tampa in April and got to meet my hero, Sue Brown, who seems to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 10:35 • 9 views
Melanie E. Brewster Melanie E. Brewster's blog:




#AtheistsInAmerica book event at #TeachersCollege this afternoon. Was moved to hear all the stories of identity development and connection. Contributing authors Camilo and Stephen tore it up!

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Published on September 17, 2014 16:21 • 4 views
Karyn Langhorne Folan Karyn Langhorne Folan's blog:

Hi there! I’m not sure why A Personal Matter hasn’t been converted to an ebook— but I’ll get in touch with the publisher and see if I can find out. It’s possible that Harper Collins doesn’t own the digital rights (but that I do!) If that’s the case, I will definitely get started with the conversi...

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Published on May 22, 2014 16:47 • 3 views
Elizabeth Briggs Elizabeth Briggs's blog:
Today I'm super excited to reveal the cover of MORE THAN EXES, a prequel novella to MORE THAN MUSIC. It will be out October 28th for only $0.99!

Keyboardist Kyle Cross may look like a bad boy with his tattoos and piercings, but he’s really the good guy who’s always stuck fixing his band’s problem...
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Published on September 18, 2014 07:30 • 5 views
Scarlett Finn Scarlett Finn's blog:

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Sex for the sake of sex is great in real life. Why not go for it just because you can? It’s fun and man it feels good… if you’re doing it right :p

In novels, however, it’s important that sex scenes serve some kind of purpose. The trick is, of course, ensuring that the joining still feels spontan...

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Published on September 18, 2014 03:30 • 5 views
Angela Ambroz Angela Ambroz's blog:
Very happy to report that one of my fresh, new, post-Dropverse fics has been published: The Good Deaths, Part II .

The magazine folks at Beneath Ceaseless Skies also very kindly turned it into a podcast - wonderfully read by Tina Connolly (who I understand is from Kansas! like the main character!... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 09:58 • 24 views
Zach Weinersmith Zach Weinersmith's blog:



Thanks to NerdNite SF for a lovely evening!
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Published on September 17, 2014 21:00 • 4 views
Dante Fortson Dante Fortson's blog:
When I first launched this site in 2009, I didn’t think I’d be able to write enough content to reach my first 100 posts. Now it’s five years later and there are 720 posts live on...



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Published on September 18, 2014 07:00 • 5 views
Lauren Monroe Lauren Monroe's blog:
Readers have commented that they like the peaceful scene on the original cover of Letting Go.

As the author, however, I definitely wanted to distinguish it as a romance/women's read. So please check out the revised cover on the Facebook.

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Published on September 18, 2014 09:48 • 7 views
C. Michael Lorion C. Michael Lorion's blog:
What novel(s) have you reread, and how many times have you reread it(them)?
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Published on September 18, 2014 09:43 • 33 views
Ed Cyzewski Ed Cyzewski's blog:

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Authors all around me are giving up on book publishing, shifting to new careers, or radically rethinking how they approach publishing. Some authors, such as Phillip Yancey, are lamenting the changes to publishing and counting themselves lucky that they got in while the getting is good.


Many acti...

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Published on September 18, 2014 04:55 • 4 views
Charlsie Russell Charlsie Russell's blog:
Here I pick up the thread of James L. Alcorn, Union Whig, secessionist, and future Republican Reconstruction governor of Mississippi. This is my sixth post on the man, and it introduces his wartime activities from the close of his brief, inglorious military career in Kentucky in the fall-winter o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 03:27 • 5 views
Ursula Vernon Ursula Vernon's blog:

…which is a local SF magazine. But this thing is on-line. They wanted an article for their column “The Hardest Part” about the tough part of any given project, so here’s T. Kingfisher talking about the hard part of assembling Toad Words.


The Hardest Part


If you have an itching to purchase Toad Wor...

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Published on September 17, 2014 14:03 • 1 view
Salley Mavor Salley Mavor's blog:

“Picking Peas” fabric relief 1986


Do you ever think about how your creations will hold up in the future? Recently, I learned a lesson in the importance of using quality, archival materials. Back in 1986, when I made “Picking Peas”, I didn’t think about those kind of things. I used wire that was t...

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Published on September 17, 2014 12:38 • 4 views
Michael W. Anderson Michael W. Anderson's blog:

*It has come to my attention that this post should not have been written…I have redacted my original post and tweaked my SEO and changed the picture. It shouldn’t be discoverable anymore. For those who already know about this SUPER SECRET, and are dying to know what it is, well, this is basically...

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Published on August 23, 2014 06:02 • 7 views
Bey Deckard Bey Deckard's blog:

Today’s interview is with Joseph Lance Tonlet, up and coming author of Grif’s Toy (November, 2014)


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Hi Bey. Hi everyone.


Let me start of by saying what a privilege it is to be here. I’m throughly humbled; not only from the fledgling writer perspective, but also being interviewed by someone whose w...

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Published on September 18, 2014 06:24 • 3 views
Nashoda Rose Nashoda Rose's blog:
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I lie to survive.

Have since I was sixteen and my world fell into chaos. But I found a way to endure, or rather it found me. Now I’m a prisoner of my own doing, hiding behind a false mask so no one sees the truth. Not even the man I want but can’t have—Deck. But I messed up and the lies ar... Read more of this blog post »
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Ashley Elizabeth Blair Tetzlaff Ashley Elizabeth Blair Tetzlaff's blog:
A Different Kind of Courage by Sarah Holman A Different Kind of Courage by Sarah Holman

** spoiler alert ** "A modern Christian classic!" "Now one of my top ten most favorite books!"

This is one of the best written modern works I've read this year... maybe for a couple years.

The setting was compelling and descriptive. I felt like I was rea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 18, 2014 09:30 • 6 views
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