Her work has been praised by Stephen King. George RR Martin dubs her a “major, major talent.” Leonardo Di Caprio’s production company sends her Christmas cards. South Africa’s hottest speculative-fiction writing export, Lauren Beukes, who is regularly seen sporting a Wonder Woman t-shirt, is a su...Read more of this blog post »
You Can Never Take It Backby Amy LV
Students - I found today's poem in an old notebook from 2011. Below, you can see two drafts of it as well as a little note about why I likely wrote it: I was short with my husband.
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You'll notice that today's version r... Read more of this blog post »
I’m running around like a hamster on a wheel today, but I wanted to let you know, Champions, that today I’m having a flash sale!
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…“Listen to you! There IS a devious bone in that good-old-boy body…”
“Well it can’t be another Texan and it can’t be another space guy, so why not a rifle-toting, rock’em-sock’em reformer from America’s Dairyland.” Brain gears are churning away. “And we can sneak it in...Read more of this blog post »
by Alathia Paris MorganGenre: Mystery/Thriller
Sunni Wilson, child-wrangler extraordinaire, thought raising twin preschoolers and a teenager was the hardest thing she’d ever do, but that was before she joined the... Read more of this blog post »
It had To Be You
Crystal Valley, Book Two
Author: Melissa KateGenre: Contemporary Romance / RomComPublisher: Fire Quill PublishingDate of Publication: 25 April 2017ISBN: 978-0-9984714-1-9ASIN: B06ZZ2TPJ9Number of pages: 200 pagesWord Count: 50Cover Artist: Amy from Q Design
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Over the last few months, I’ve been catching up on some stories I missed, about former Guantánamo pri...Read more of this blog post »
It’s Wednesday afternoon. We’re in Edinburgh, Scotland. It’s overcast and cloudy with a bit or rain now and then. In fact, it’s downright chilly if you’re outside sitting rather than walking.But right now we’re inside—in our very comfy suite on board the Silver Whisper. We’ve avoided watchin... Read more of this blog post »
Dark intent? Check. Religious irreverence, bordering on satire? Check. The blackest of humour tinged with biting dialog? Check. I’m all in for the revelation Room.
Told in third person-past tense throughout, Tilbury’s Revelation Room is a hugely enjoyable slash across the veneer of decent...Read more of this blog post »
I have some good news to share.
In celebration of The Note being in the Hot New Release chart – right now it’s #5 in the United States, and here in the UK, it’s sandwiched between Ragnar Jonasson and Val McDermid – I’m dropping the price to 99cents/99pence until the end of May.
In the twenty-one...Read more of this blog post »
It’s Friday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark’s Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it with me and the Mark’s Daily Apple community please contact me here. I’ll continue to publish these each Friday as long as...Read more of this blog post »
When Greg Matloff’s “Solar Sail Starships: Clipper Ships of the Galaxy” appeared in JBIS in 1981, the science fictional treatments of interstellar sails I had been reading suddenly took on scientific plausibility. Later, I would read Robert Forward’s work, and realize that an interstellar commun...Read more of this blog post »
…publicera en engelsk version av min läsdagbok. Egentligen var tanken att jag skulle uppdatera min svenska version men eftersom jag lyckats få så många följare på Instagram så tänkte jag att jag gör den internationell istället så vips så fixade jag ihop en Reading Journal som finns att köpa på Lu...Read more of this blog post »
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Why is it that certain guys look particularly sexy when they’re wearing a pair of red, tight-fitting briefs? I’m not sure, but the guys in today’s photo posts certainly look good in theirs, right? Yummy ….
Well, I spent last night visiting one of my oldest frie...Read more of this blog post »
This content is taken from 27 May 1537 – Queen Jane Seymour’s pregnancy is celebrated on The Anne Boleyn Files.
Jane Seymour had been married to King Henry VIII for jus...Read more of this blog post »
Anyone who talks about Clarice Lispector and psychoanalysis is likely to say something foolish, not least because psychoanalysis is a discipline of listening, not talking. And, in fact, this is a tempting place to stop.
“Coherence,” says Lispector, “I don’t want it any more....Read more of this blog post »
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I met the Green family once — we had dinner under a starry sky in Arizona. The most humble, kindest folks. David Green is the son of a pastor and grew up in small towns across the Midwest. He is soft-spoken, passionate about his faith, and dedicated to his family. David & his wife, Barbara,...
The excellent Montreal chef Marc-Olivier Frappier, of Joe Beef fame, has created a squid and chips dish for Brit & Chips restaurant.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven't covered.
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That's because you've heard of where I'm from, and if you have it's because you know someone from there, and chances are I know them too. They're probably my cousin.
I love being from a small town. I love where I'm from, and I s... Read more of this blog post »
I was wondering if Wish magic, or any magic for that matter, can bring back or contact the dead?
Don’t think so. There are plenty of stories about some magic type or other bringing back the dead, but usually what it ends up being is some sort of construct mad...Read more of this blog post »
Happy Saturday, folks. I've pinned the lovely Raven's dark side Kera Faire down for you today to give us an insight into her newest release in her fabulous Death Isle series, The Carpenter. Enjoy!
So Doris grabbed my dark side (boy she has a hard grab, believe you me) and said on ain of no Budda c... Read more of this blog post »
I have gone back and forth between a four and five rating for hours now. I'm going with 4.5 on this one.
I like the ideas, the writing and the characters. That is almost everything about the book! It's the warning I have to add to the Novel that's giving me an issue. Although, I unders... Read more of this blog post »
நேறறு காலையிலேயே அறிநத ஒரு செயதி இபபோதுவரை மனசைக குடைநதுகொணடிருககிறது. ஒரிசாவில கோடை வெயில தாளாமல ஒரு யானை இறநதிருககிறது. கோடை வநதால மனிதரகள நூறறுககணககில வாடிவநதஙகிச சாவதை சமீப ஆணடுகளில கணடுவருகிறோம. ஆனால, யானை எனனும பேருயிர அபபடிச செததுபபோனது எனபது எனககுப பெரிய அதிரசசி. தாகம தணிககவும ப...Read more of this blog post »
I have the greatest appreciation for the world-impacting ministry Generous Giving (see www.generousgiving.org). I recommend checking out the resources on their website, including their testimonials from brothers and sisters who have found the life-changing joy of generosity.
One of those testimon...Read more of this blog post »
Erotic Romance (MF), May/Dec, New Adult, Sci-Fi, Paranormal, Suspense
Saige Ellis can spot a liar from a hundred yards away, and she knows her history professor is bad news. She hates the way he hides behind his stupid sunglasses and beard. She hates the wa...Read more of this blog post »
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