Weird things happen in the weight room. Here's a true story of such weird things.
Yesterday, a muscle-dude was staring at me through beady eyeballs as I did lat pull downs. I could feel the testosterone shoot from his eyes. This was going somewhere. He had something on his mind and would not for... Read more of this blog post »
В секретном протоколе встречи послов стран Европейского...Read more of this blog post »
I've been melting—it's been too effing hot in SoCal lately. It's kinda hard to think when your brain is trying to turn into jello.
On the bright side, I managed to finish the first draft of Secrets and Bow Ties, the third book in the Secrets collection. The first one was Secrets and Ink and came... Read more of this blog post »
You asked for more Jace, Evan, and Andre. You got it! FOREVER STARTS TONIGHT is out today in the U.S! (UK readers, it will be coming your way Sept. 25th.)
Note: This book can standalone even if you haven't read Melt Into You.
Here's the blurb and scroll down to read an excerpt and to find out abo...Read more of this blog post »
There's no huge mystery; it's not all abou... Read more of this blog post »
I'm not an anal planner and I can typically--as they say--go with the flow. But with surgery scheduled for Friday, and me having ZERO knowledge o... Read more of this blog post »
WOW I kind of fell off the world for a while there. Life’s been getting in the way of itself a bit. I moved house! I turned thirty! I saw McFly and nearly pissed myself with delight! Lots of less-excellent things as well but they’re boring so let’s not bother talking about them.
I suppose most imp...Read more of this blog post »
And ADP, in an effort to keep their quality stable of small press offerings competitive (regardless of what... Read more of this blog post »
I don’t really do book “reviews” per se, but I just finished Kameron Hurley’s latest novel, the epic fantasyThe Mirror Empire. Since I have lots of thoughts (and feels too as the kids say) I figured I’d jot them down here in a loose sorta way. There will be some spoilers so read on at your own...Read more of this blog post »
Today’s a big day! The Whispering Skull - Lockwood & Co’s second spine-tingling adventure - is out now in the USA! Events get a little out of control for Lucy and her friends as they dig up something nasty in a cemetery… Meanwhile, the sinister skull in the jar is stirring…
I had a lot of fun...Read more of this blog post »
Violet Hayes’s life is a mess. Between her stalker, Preston, refusing to leave her alone, her parents’ case still being unsolved, and falling behind in school, she always feels on the verge of losing it. When some unexpected news comes her way, it’s the final straw and she ends up doing somethin... Read more of this blog post »
Well,this weekend, someone from another world stopped into my virtual space and made two comments.
“Wow, you sure have been at this for a long time!” and “So, what’s your go...Read more of this blog post »
Making words and working on ghost songs
Essie takes my hand when I catch up, rather surprisingly. “Don’t let go,” she whispers to me. “Not this close to the Inbetween.”
“Is that where we’re going?”
She graces me with a look of utter derision. “Are you still concussed? Of course. The Dark is just a...Read more of this blog post »
I couldn't be more thrilled with Elaina Lee's vision for my girls. And believe me, I'm a challenging customer!
For those who aren't familiar with... Read more of this blog post »
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a reckoning.an instrumental mix for alina starkov from the grisha trilogy. 10 songs. 40 minutes.
i. illumination— jennifer thomas. |ii. death is the road to awe— clint mansell |iii.moonlight sonata— e. s. posthumus (beethoven cover) |iv. passion of victory— future world music |v....
This I found in a Quora forum on prepaid meals in China:
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We’ve actually experimented with prepaid vs postpaid meals in our restaurant. The verdict? Upfront payment increased table turnover by over 80%.
The difference is that customers who haven’t paid can justify their occupation of a table. They...
My latest Creature Feature tale is “The Ghosts of Fort Ringgold,” which focuses on the haunting of the old Robert E. Lee House in Rio Grande City, Texas.
The story features art by mother/daughter team Elke and Jaden Allen;you can read it on-line here.Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 2 of 5 stars
The idea behind the book could work: Bringing together the World War II Captain America Steve Rogers, the then-modern day Captain America Bucky Barnes, former Captain America US Agent, the MC2 Universe Character American Dream, and Comma... Read more of this blog post »
We’re one week out to the release of Stay With Me!
Don’t forget, if you pre order Stay With Me, you will receive a very sweet and very sexy Cam and Avery bonus scene. All you have to do is go HERE to make sure you get the scene. For more info on the bonus scene, you can g...Read more of this blog post »
Page critique Tuesday!
If you would like to nominate your page for a future Page Critique Event, please enter it in this thread in the Forums. Also, I'm offering personal consultations and edits if you're interested in that.
First I'll present the page without comment, then I'll offer my thoughts... Read more of this blog post »
Darynda Jones revisits the sexy, suspenseful world of supernatural shenanigans she created in her Grave series with For I Have Sinned.
In this Charley Davidson story, Charley helps a woman find out how she died and gives her the closure she needs to pass through to the other side.
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Her past is back to haunt her—and this time, it’s got a gun.
When Gage Lawton finds his brother shot to death on his back porch, every shred of evidence points to one person:Gage’s ex-lover, Riley Beckett.The only gun in town that fires a bullet of that caliber belongs to her.
Certain th...Read more of this blog post »
Now, I have some great news for some of you! As you know, Eternal will be out on October 28th, and I already have some ARC...Read more of this blog post »
So when I attended the Authors After Dark conference in August, I discussed what I write with a few different folks. It’s a topic that comes up frequently at events like these and in an effort to get to the point and save time I have a few standard, elevator pitch style answers prepared.
When I...Read more of this blog post »
The Ebola outbreak now has President Obama's full attention.
After drawing criticism for a late and lackluster U.S. response to the disease's spread in Africa, the president on Tuesday used his strongest language to date in warning that the epidemic is "spiraling out of control....Read more of this blog post »
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