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William E.  Johnson William E. Johnson's blog:
A moment of learning is a precious gift.

Sometimes, learning comes coupled with high praise and it goes down nice, like a well-poured, icy cold draught beer.

Sometimes, however, learning wraps itself around your neck like heavy rusted chain, the links rubbing you raw with every breath you take.

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Published on August 30, 2014 18:09 • 2 views
Amara Cudney Amara Cudney's blog:
I'm having a party to launch my newest book, Merili's Wine August 31 at 10:30 Hawaii time -4:30 EDT on FB. Hope all can come!
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Debra Dunbar Debra Dunbar's blog:
During a wine-assisted evening, I seem to have mistakenly bought three ginormous red rubber devil duckies – filled with strawberry scented bubble bath. I’m sure you can imagine my face opening that Amazon box! These suckers are huge. And I … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2014 18:56 • 1 view
Florence Witkop Florence Witkop's blog:

It’s out and ready to read. Earth Legend. #cleanromance #sci/fi #ecofiction http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00N193NRY or http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/470363


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Andrew  Marr Andrew Marr's blog:

???????????????????????????????????????????The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant takes us to the heart of the question of forgiveness in Matthew’s Gospel. A dialogue between Jesus and Peter sets the stage and gives us a sense of direction for interpreting the parable. When Peter asks if he should forgive someone who offends him seven tim...

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Published on August 30, 2014 13:21 • 3 views
Lilia Ford Lilia Ford's blog:
22360633So, confession time: I've been reading Teen Wolf fan fiction. Specifically the "Sterek" subgenre, featuring Derek Hale and Stiles Stilinski doin... stuff.

And whatever you have to say about that, you can just keep to yourself, thank you very much.

Anyway, it's pretty hot. (Okay, some of it is reall... Read more of this blog post »
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Dan Skinner Dan Skinner's blog:
My gay novel THE PRICE OF DICK is on SALE for this holiday weekend for ONLY $2.99! Grab it before the price goes back!!

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Published on August 30, 2014 16:50 • 7 views
Lucie Novak Lucie Novak's blog:
An interview:

http://www.indieauthorland.com/archiv...

I have a dilemma. I am planning to start a blog, blogging about medicine, sex, dating, love, how to talk to your doctor...things like that.
I need to start working on my sequel- rewriting it, promoting the first book,but I am still a full time d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 16:14 • 24 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

I was talking yesterday about being amused by some of the road signs I saw while driving around in Quebec. This deer collision warning one was immediately evident to me, but still struck me as a little weird:



After all, I knew it was warning that deer are likely to jump out onto the road at that...

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Published on August 29, 2014 17:00 • 7 views
Erin Chase Erin Chase's blog:

31 Days of School Lunchbox Ideas - Day 30 | 5DollarDinners.com


I know how busy and intense the transition from lazy summer days at the pool to adjusting back to the 6:30 am wake up calls can be…so I thought I’d help out by sharing a different lunchbox idea each day this month.


What’s In Today′sLunchbox?!

Pizza Pockets (try my homemade Grilled Pizza Pockets)
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Published on August 30, 2014 07:30 • 1 view
Jasinda Wilder Jasinda Wilder's blog:
Captured has a brand new cover!


NEW Captured BN Kobo



Have you seen it yet? What do you think?

Captured is now available to purchase with the beautifulnew cover. Have you read the book that reviewers can’t stop talking about?


“CAPTURED by this amazing love story!!!”

“5 out of 5 STARS!”


“I wish I could give this book 10 s...

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Published on August 29, 2014 14:46 • 15 views
Tonya Burrows Tonya Burrows's blog:
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Published on August 30, 2014 05:00 • 7 views
M.L. Brennan M.L. Brennan's blog:

Want to talk about something that will put a perk in your step and make the next few thousand words a little easier to type? Check this out:


@BrennanML @CamMeze @sblackmoore Finishing up Iron Night is my reward today for hitting 1k words. ;)


— Cat Rambo (@Catrambo) August 29, 2014


Woo! Oh, and if...

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Published on August 30, 2014 09:17 • 9 views
Rob Bignell Rob Bignell's blog:

Successfully building Chractersa character in a story almost always is the one challenge a writer absolutely must get right. It’s also often the most difficult challenge facing any writer.

To create a character, first ask yourself, “What matters most to him?” It might be duty, proving oneself to his fath...

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Published on August 30, 2014 04:06 • 9 views
Karen L. Boncela Karen L. Boncela's blog:
Be sure to visit here on Monday, 9-1-14 to find out who SUPER FAN # 2 is!!!!
Will it be you?
Click on the SUPER FAN tab at the top to read more about it!
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Published on August 29, 2014 11:36 • 6 views
R.E.  Hargrave R.E. Hargrave's blog:
Howdy, everyone! Been a while since I've done any kind of update post, so thought it was best to come over and share a little of what I've been up to ;)(in case you don't follow my antics on Facebook)
Let's see . . .


Well, first off, I'm having a SALE for Labor Day ... all of my novellas will be F... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 00:00 • 4 views
Emily K. Murphy Emily K. Murphy's blog:
I used to own one rosary - a little blue plastic thing, with half of Jesus broken off. Then came my First Communion, and BAM, I suddenly owned seven.

What was a seven year old to do with so many rosaries? Praying them seemed out of the question at the time. What is more boring to a second grader t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 15:44 • 6 views
Vicky Kaseorg Vicky Kaseorg's blog:
Today I am having a lavish baby shower for one of the mama's that chose life rather than abortion through the counsel of Cities4life volunteers. I have been a friend of this young mama now for many months, and she is very dear to me. I am not known for my cooking skill, but I researched good mea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 04:07 • 5 views
Zoe Perdita Zoe Perdita's blog:
Bad boys, dragons and nipple piercings! That's how I've spent my last three weeks, how about you?
Uh, so all of those things belong in the new book -- not that any of them happened to me in *real* life. I know. I'm disappointed too. At least Rory and Jin are sexy together. Come on, a dragon and a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2014 15:12 • 3 views
Kimberly Knight Kimberly Knight's blog:

We’re approaching the final days to get my ENTIRE B&S Series for less than $11. Regular price is $14.67, but you can get it for only $10.95 on Amazon.


Hurry and one-click them before it’s too late!All Box Set


Amazon links:


#1 Where I Need to Be


#1.5 Finding Spencer


#2 Wanted


#2.5 Wanting Spencer


#3 Anything L...

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Published on August 29, 2014 23:42 • 1 view
H.K. Carlton H.K. Carlton's blog:
Welcome to the 57th week of My Sexy Saturday.
This week, we’re traveling the universe as we give our wonderful sci-fi romance, of any subgenre, a nod to entertaining us with their wonderful stories. Have you ever wondered just what those sexy sci-fi girls are thinking when they write those fanta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2014 20:00 • 1 view
Lisa Suzanne Lisa Suzanne's blog:
Have you signed up to receive my newsletter yet?

The SECOND OPINION cover reveal will be done exclusively through my newsletter! See my newest cover plus enter to win an Amazon Gift Card.

You can only enter by signing up! http://eepurl.com/OxScP

Add Second Opinion to your TBR today! XOXO Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 15:13 • 7 views
Ali Isaac Ali Isaac's blog:

panama

Click image to buy this book. You can find Craig on his website http://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/


I took Craig Boyack’s Panama with me on holiday, and it proved to be a great choice for a holiday read. It bowls along at a fair old pace with plenty of action and a good helping of dialogue, all...

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Published on August 29, 2014 16:05 • 7 views
Amy Metz Amy Metz's blog:
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Published on August 30, 2014 10:45 • 6 views
Denise Hunter Denise Hunter's blog:
Colleen and I are both setting our next series in Maine (Our towns are just down the road apiece, in fact!) So we took a research trip together. Her good-natured husband Dave carted us all over coastal Maine.

Maine is gorgeous with thick evergreen forests, rocky coastlines, and calm harbors, dott... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 05:21 • 4 views
Susan Cottrell Susan Cottrell's blog:
More today from my Saturday “Jesus Blog” – a word from Jesus to you… Don’t be afraid of me. Whatever you’ve been told about me, if it makes you afraid, then it’s not true. God is love, and perfect love... Read More › Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 09:08 • 4 views
Carmen Cervera Carmen Cervera's blog:

Me gustaría empezar esta entrada diciendo algo así como «después de unas largas y merecidas vacaciones veraniegas, el lunes retomaré la rutina de escritura y publicación», pero, aunque bonito, sería del todo falso. No ha habido vacaciones para mí, más bien al contrario, y aunque me encante vivir...

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Published on August 30, 2014 02:46 • 1 view
Richard S. Wheeler Richard S. Wheeler's blog:
I've sat for much of today with Sue's ashes in my lap in a hardwood box. I tried to draw something from it, but there was nothing. I thought of the authors Sue helped in various ways, and who flooded to the memorial service to thank her. I thought of the gold ring on my finger, and wonder if it m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 14:44 • 7 views
Robert Brancatelli Robert Brancatelli's blog:

Lies 1


I like lying. You might say it’s a hobby of mine, although I don’t have to dress up in a Civil War uniform or buy special equipment like a magnifying glass or butterfly net to do it. I don’t even need sneakers, which is ironic since lying is a bit like sneaking around. Still, it’s my hobby and...

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Published on August 24, 2014 19:46 • 7 views
Geoffrey Feller Geoffrey Feller's blog:
People who know writers personally tend to wonder if they have been or will be “put into” what the writer is or has been creating. Some of them hope for a flattering portrayal; some dread an insulting version of themselves doing something embarrassing for the author’s amusement. I could cite many... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 14:25 • 27 views
L.J. Bonham L.J. Bonham's blog:
Author Insights: You current project is a dystopian novel with the working title, “Sector 12,” structured as a heroic quest. Can you describe your latest struggles with the book?

L. J. Bonham: “Sector 12” is just one of several projects I’m involved in now, and each has its own challenges. At the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:56 • 7 views
Alessandra Torre Alessandra Torre's blog:
Last night’s party was CRAZY! I am still digitally hungover. Thank you ALL for coming and hanging out with me, it was so much fun and it was great to celebrate Black Lies’ release with you all! Below is a list of the giveaways and their winners. For ease, you might want to hit CTRL+F more » Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2014 22:41 • 12 views
Ella Dominguez Ella Dominguez's blog:



Labor Day Sale Aug 29- Sept 6

General Admission Tickets $5
VIP tickets $50 (while supplies last)


Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/DownDirtyAuthorBash



Tickets:https://downdirtyauthorevent.eventbrite.com/
#DDAB2014


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Published on August 30, 2014 06:23 • 7 views
Stephen Cosgrove Stephen Cosgrove's blog:
Sorry about the delay in posting, but I have been in the midst of the chaos created in re-launching the Serendipity Books , introducing my first Y/A novel, SOS (October 2014), and trying to keep my bare feet in the alphavat whilst I stomp out word wine on yet-another new book. (And, yes, that is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:44 • 10 views
Belynda Kitts Belynda Kitts's blog:
I am sure there are many things we writers have in common. However, I just want to focus on one for now. And that is the need to write.

I know it sounds kind of funny when you read it and think, how can it be a need? Well the answer is quite simple, it just is.

All of us have a way of expressing ou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:44 • 34 views
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
The CircleThe Circle by Dave Eggers

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Like most people living in this century, I use social media on a fairly regular basis. But there’s always a limit. I don’t go personal very often, and for whatever reason I never bother to comment on people’s weddings, birthdays, birth of children,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:31 • 28 views
Carl Baker, Author Carl Baker, Author's blog:
Hello GR Friends,

So I'm working on my next novel, doing a lot research. And as not to give away any clues or give away the store per say, I thought it would be a fun idea to have your help.

Can anyone one tell me what they call a Japanese, "Lady of the Night" to put it in a not so negative term. I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:30 • 11 views
Manuela Kjeilen Manuela Kjeilen's blog:

snickerscupcake


(Go here to see this recipe in English.)


God lørdag alle sammen, håper dere alle har fått en bra start på helgen.


Her hjemme blir det pizza og film sammen med barnai kveld, en fast lørdagstradisjon hos oss. Vi lager denne pizzaen hver lørdag, og det er faktisk min nest eldste gutt, David, som er...

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Published on August 30, 2014 12:30 • 5 views
Kris Noel Kris Noel's blog:

Thanks! Try this:


Quick Tips for Adding Romance to Your Story


If you want something to be subtle, you don’t need to make a big deal about it in your writing. There doesn’t need to be a big moment when they realize they’re in love with each other or that they want to date each other. You can have t...

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Published on August 28, 2014 11:54 • 7 views
J.A. Huss J.A. Huss's blog:

FRIDAY NIGHT FREEBIE: Sex, Love, Repeat & Black Lies by Alessandra Torre

FRIDAY NIGHT FREEBIE: Sex, Love, Repeat & Black Lies by Alessandra TorreBlack Lies and Sex, Love, Repeat Alessandra Torre
Genres: Adult, Adult Suspense, Contemporary, Erotic Romance, Romance, Romantic Suspense
Brant:

Became a tech billionaire by his twentieth birthday. Has been in a relationship with me for 3 years.

Has proposed 4 times. Been rejected 4 times...
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Published on August 29, 2014 13:10 • 11 views
Kylie Gable Kylie Gable's blog:
I don't always blog here as much as I should. My primary blog is at

http://kyliegable.blogspot.com/

Even worse, this is kind of a self-congratulatory post. However, I'm excited to say that Kidnapped by a Girl Gang is the #1 book in transgender erotica on Amazon.

This means a lot to me because this... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:21 • 8 views
Molly Blaisdell Molly Blaisdell's blog:
Hi folks,

Inspiration doesn't just show up when you want it to.It's something that must be drummed up from the earth of you. Imagine you are a garden --Butchart Garden, a Japanese tea garden, a rose garden-- you pick. This garden did not just happen. It took planning, work, and weather to create t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2014 13:03 • 7 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


I’ve got some exciting news for you this morning… It’s time to go back to Rosefont Hill and spend the festive season with Sophie and Billy in a little novella. Christmas with Billy and Me will be available from 6th November.



I can’t tell you how lovely it’s been to be reunited with these wonderfu...

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Published on August 29, 2014 23:12 • 10 views
Andrew Maloney Andrew Maloney's blog:
I received a wonderful e-mail from nine-year-old "AB" (obviously I won't use his real name.)

When asked to outline the sequels for The Elementalists, "AB" writes:


Hello Andrew.

I think book 2 can be at Siava's house. And he will have his minions there to fight. Dark can not overcome light. It will... Read more of this blog post »
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