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Michal  Mahgerefteh Michal Mahgerefteh's blog:
A fellow poet just sent me the link to the latest voting page to review the finalists. Since I noticed that the list of reviews is long, I skipped the poems and read the reviews, first. To my surprise, majority of the comments were negative; most did not think that the selected poems were strong... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 17:09 • 25 views
Cindy Dees Cindy Dees's blog:
We have an extremely tech savvy friend visiting us this week, and I'm forcefully struck by just how rapidly technology and the capabilities of computers/tablets/phones et al are advancing.

As an author, it's extremely helpful to keep up at least a little with various software, apps, and services... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 16:40 • 4 views
Kymberli J. Briggs Kymberli J. Briggs's blog:
Pembrooke Park- A place of refuge. A place of nightmares.

Abigail Foster and her family move into Pembrooke Park after facing financial ruin. When Abigail arrives at her new home, one given to them by an anonymous person, she finds it has been left just had it had been eighteen years ago, when it... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 16:39 • 3 views
Kit Kingdom Kit Kingdom's blog:
CRS
WARNING: You or someone you love may be afflicted with CRS and be unaware of it! Follow this text to learn the facts and take a quick and easy quiz to determine your status.

Today I shall examine the mental aliment CRS (Can’t Remember Shit; as in I can’t remember something and I don’t remember wh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 16:31 • 3 views
Veronica Morfi Veronica Morfi's blog:

D.Gray-man
by Katsura Hoshino


D.Gray-Man is my most watched anime and most read manga. I've lost count of how many times I watched some episodes and read some volumes. It's the kind of story that will get you attached to the characters and make you love them all (bad and good) and then break your... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 02:20 • 3 views
Natalia C. Gallego Natalia C. Gallego's blog:

Hace unas semanas hice una entrada para invitaros a participar en "Un invierno lleno de regalos" y así regalar, de forma desinteresada, algo hecho por vosotros. Pues bien, hoy es el día de colgar los regalos y, como buena anfitriona, dejaros el mío.

Yo como regalo, y viendo las fechas en las que e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 09:37 • 4 views
Florin Pitea Florin Pitea's blog:
La începutul lunii noiembrie 2014, la Librăria Nemira din centrul Bucureştiului, am achiziţionat câteva apariţii recente. Printre acestea s-a aflat şi Colecţia de povestiri ştiinţifico-fantastice Anticipaţia 22(Editura Nemira, Bucureşti, 2014). Am parcurs-o aseară, imediat după ce încheiasem lec... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 26, 2014 23:21 • 4 views
Michael  Bryson Michael Bryson's blog:

“Keep calm, keep going,” is what a friend emailed me when I sent out a note about what was to happen to me on December 4th. I was to have open heart surgery, a triple coronary bypass, which I did, and it’s three weeks ago now.


I kept calm, I kept going. I have a feeling of happiness unlike anythin...

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Published on December 26, 2014 17:02 • 4 views
Sarahbeth Caplin Sarahbeth Caplin's blog:

faithshiftI’ve never blogged through a book before, but I’m considering doing that with Faith Shift by Kathy Escobar. I’ve been looking forward to reading it for a long time, but as a devout bookworm with OCD, I not only couldn’t set aside the book(s) I was currently reading to start this one, I had to rea...

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Published on December 27, 2014 11:31 • 3 views
Tracy Ewens Tracy Ewens's blog:
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Published on December 27, 2014 15:19 • 6 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:

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Published on December 27, 2014 06:00 • 1 view
Jeff  Dawson Jeff Dawson's blog:


Focusing on improving ourselves will then allow us to help others.
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Published on December 27, 2014 05:34 • 4 views
Karen Chance Karen Chance's blog:

OMG! A Dorina the Bat movie! The reader who rescued Dory just sent this in: “I did a little video featuring Wirambi Dorina (Wirambi means “bat” in the local Aboriginal language, Darug, so it’s part of her full name but like a title, like “Bat Dorina” — an Aboriginal elder gave her that part of he...

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Published on December 27, 2014 06:14 • 7 views
Marla Josephs Marla Josephs's blog:
I'm celebrating the pre-release of book 4 in my Alexander Ranch series with a Thunderclap! Please click the link below to show your support!
http://thndr.it/1xV7WWv
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Published on December 27, 2014 15:02 • 4 views
Adrian J. Smith Adrian J. Smith's blog:
I really wanted to save up enough to put in here so you could buy a ticket to wherever I was. But you know me���not my style. Physical distance is not something you and I deal with easily. We can handle it for a few days, maybe close to a week, but anything longer and […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 06:23 • 3 views
Angee Taylor Angee Taylor's blog:
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Published on December 27, 2014 10:30 • 3 views
Mimi Ledbetter Mimi Ledbetter's blog:
Congrats to Maria-Augustina and Gladys on winning an autographed copy of Mystic boundaries book one!
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Published on December 27, 2014 14:56 • 4 views
William J. Kenney William J. Kenney's blog:
Book Description
Publication Date: November 26, 2014

These are not your typical zombies. Shots to the head do little to stop them. Cut them to pieces, their body parts will continue to flail about, still attempting to feast on your flesh.

In a club in downtown St. Louis, a rock band performs onstage... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 14:51 • 9 views
Jia Effendie Jia Effendie's blog:
happy holiday! buat kamu yang enggak ke mana-mana liburan ini dan bingung mau ngapain selain ngumpet di balik selimut, sepertinya, ini hari yang baik untuk menulis, ya? lagi pula, udah lamaaaa banget enggak bikin #tantangannulis di blog. iya enggak, sih? walaupun saya udah pernah membahas soal ka... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 26, 2014 17:49 • 11 views
Barry Metcalf Barry Metcalf's blog:
Wherever you are in the world, Christmas is now done and dusted. If you’re like me, you’ve eaten so much rich food that you probably never want to look at another slice of pork, smell the rich aroma of Christmas pudding or down another beer. Well, given that I’m still swilling beer at a constant... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 14:29 • 29 views
ميشيل حنا ميشيل حنا's blog:
بمناسبة افتتاح فرع جديد للبنك المتحد في سانت فاتيما، وكإجراء كلاسيكي، قام البنك بذبح الأشجار المحيطة بالمكان.



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Published on December 27, 2014 05:35 • 5 views
Vinny O'Hare Vinny O'Hare's blog:

ASweetMontanaChristmas-SMALL About A Sweet Montana Christmas:


Melinda Sweet loved her husband before she learned of his wealth and she loves him still, despite the fact that it’s gone. Unfortunately, while she knows the collapse of his Chicago financial services business had nothing to do with him, he believes otherwise....

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Published on December 27, 2014 09:37 • 29 views
Nigel G. Mitchell Nigel G. Mitchell's blog:
Fans of Sherlock Holmes can rejoice about a US Supreme Court ruling that keeps the Great Detective's stories in the public domain. According to Fine Books Magazine:
An ongoing copyright case closed on Monday after the US Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal about Sherlock Holmes stories in the...
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Published on December 27, 2014 12:18 • 1 view
Jodi Ellen Malpas Jodi Ellen Malpas's blog:

Hey, ladies! I hope you had a fabulous Christmas! All of the Facebook giveaways are now closed and The Keeper has selected the winners at random. Thank you to everyone who entered! Congratulations to the winners! If you see your name below, email Siobhanat assistant.siobhan.jem@live.co.uk with yo...

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Published on December 27, 2014 03:40 • 11 views
Michelle Fox Michelle Fox's blog:



Click to read now! Click to read now! Click to read now! Werewolf romance! Super steamy read! Sexy vampire romance!4+ star review average! 4+ star review average! 4+ star review average!

Subscribe to my mailing list for another free read!... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 10:09 • 7 views
Kade Boehme Kade Boehme's blog:
Heya guys!

So I give up. Haha. I keep doing it early so we'll just call this Snippet Saturday. Only two more rounds to go before the release on Monday, January 5. My birthday is that Tuesday... er. But I get less excited about that as we get closer. But I'm still super stoked for you guys to read... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 09:44 • 4 views
Boris Akunin Boris Akunin's blog:
У меня всегда вызывали особого рода любопытство люди повышенной живучести, стопроцентной непотопляемости и феноменальной приспособляемости. На свете встречаются прямо гении этакой акробатики. Их головокружительные кульбиты и сальто особенно впечатляют во времена потрясений и переворотов. Такой ч... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 02:48 • 7 views
Pat Hatt Pat Hatt's blog:
Why would one beg to differ anyway? The cat doesn't beg at his bay. The cat takes what he likes and off he goes. Just another saying that brings things to new lows. So on with the show and now away we go.

Poor pitiful me.
No one cares at my sea.
I'm so sad.
No caring is had.

There is an easy fix.
Here... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 03:00 • 1 view
Lisa Sharpe Lisa Sharpe's blog:
I often wondered if it is acceptable for an author to write his or her own autobiography. After careful research, I found it is best to do it yourself. If you are the holder of all the memories. Who can place a better spin or twist on your life than you?
As we live our lives each day we are keepin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:54 • 29 views
Licia Troisi Licia Troisi's blog:

Un po’ di tempo fa, fui contattata su Facebook da un gruppo di ragazzi che stava provando a fare un corto sulla Cronache del Mondo Emerso. Voi sapete quanto io adori queste cose, così iniziai subito a seguire il progetto un po’ sul profilo dei ragazzi coinvolti, e poi sulla pagina Facebook dedica...

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Published on December 26, 2014 23:00 • 4 views
Rob Bignell Rob Bignell's blog:

Almost everyone Writing Affirmations has a big dream, a fantasy of sorts in which they live the “perfect” life. Maybe it’s sailing the waters on a fishing boat, maybe it’s traveling around the globe, maybe it’s being an astronaut exploring the realms of space.

For writers, that big dream usually consists of writing...

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Published on December 27, 2014 07:01 • 4 views
Mohd Ridhuan Tee Abdullah Mohd Ridhuan Tee Abdullah's blog:


JAWAPAN PENDEK SAYA MENGENAI KEMASUKAN KE SARAWAKBaca artikel penuh dalam Sinar Harian 29.12.14 (Isnin)
Pada 25.12.14, saya terbaca dalam laman web ultra kiasu mengenai kenyataan ADUN PKR Batu Lintang Sarawak, membuat bantahan terhadap kemasukan saya ke Sarawak untuk berceramah di Masjid Daerah S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 26, 2014 18:32 • 5 views
Jonathan Techlin Jonathan Techlin's blog:
Today is the day my first novel, The Death You Deserve, is released to the world.

It is set in the fantasy world of Thershon, home to several small kingdoms of humans who are locked in a centuries-long struggle for survival against a race of evil and warlike creatures called zoths. The people’s g... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:44 • 4 views
Bobbi Romans Bobbi Romans's blog:
Hope everyone had an amazing and memorable Christmas and will have a most awesome New Year!!

Available once more...

A Christmas of Coal & Mistletoe (Contemporary Romance)

Blurb: Life gave Cathy everything she ever wanted: a loving husband, a beautiful home and even her own business. In spite of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:42 • 4 views
Tammy-Louise Wilkins Tammy-Louise Wilkins's blog:
Hello lovely readers, did you have a wonderful Christmas? I most definitely did! Alas, like every Christmas, the holiday period has come and gone in the blink of an eye and most are back to work.

Fashion has been a major plot point in my transition this year. It has been a sort of anthropomorphism... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 03:19 • 4 views
Lucie Smoker Lucie Smoker's blog:

This Christmas, give great stories. I recommend several titles for the whole family in my ionOK book column andDISTORTION is on holiday sale for just 99 cents Kindle version only.


DISTORTION reached #10 Top Selling Kindle Murder Mystery in Feb. 2014 and #14 in Nov. 2013DISTORTION reached #10 Top Selling Kindle Murder Mystery in Feb. 2014 and #14 in Nov. 2013
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Published on December 20, 2014 12:38 • 2 views
Steven Wood Collins Steven Wood Collins's blog:
Alonso Pérez de Guzmán, 7th Duke of Medina Sidonia
Birth 10 September 1550 in Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Cádiz, Spain
Death 26 July 1615 in Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Cádiz, Spain

14th cousin 10x removed TRASTAMARA-BURGUNDY-PLANTAGENET-HOWARD-WOOD
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:38 • 1 view
Emma L. Adams Emma L. Adams's blog:
It's time for our last #WIPMarathon check-in of the year! I have absolutely no idea where 2014 has gone, but it's been an awesome year, writing-wise.

Things I'm glad I did in 2014:
The most important thing I've learned this year? KEEP WRITING. No matter what happens in publishing, the one thing yo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 04:28 • 6 views
Betsy Bird Betsy Bird's blog:

My agent has just found a new home. And since he’s a stellar feller, here are the details of the matter.


LITERARY AGENT STEPHEN BARBARA JOINS INKWELL MANAGEMENT


After six years at Foundry Literary + Media, literary agent Stephen Barbara will join InkWell Management, effectiveJanuary 5th, 2015. Bar...

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Published on December 27, 2014 01:00 • 6 views
Michael J.  Martinez Michael J. Martinez's blog:

I was driving up to the Catskills for an overnight with the family when, apparently, my email started spewing spam. I didn’t get into range of a wi-fi until several minutes passed, at which time I was greeted with 95 “mail undeliverable” notices and manytweets, of which these two were the first:



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Published on December 27, 2014 12:53 • 5 views
Andrey Kneller Andrey Kneller's blog:
Mother to Christ, at a loss:
- Are you my God or son?
You’re nailed onto the cross.
Tell me how to go on?

How can I go, having not
understood, grasped, derived:
are you my son or God?
In other words, dead or alive?

He, in turn, explained:
- Dead or alive, this time,
Woman, it’s all the same.
Son or God, I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:31 • 4 views
Stephen   Black Stephen Black's blog:
The chief antagonist in “The Zoo: An Allegorical Adventure” (a political satire) is a character called Larry the Monkey.

The monkey has been used in a variety of ways in literature, going back to at least circa 600 BC. Listed below are some translations of Aesop Fables “The Monkey and the Dolphin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:30 • 8 views
Martina Boone Martina Boone's blog:
I was sad to see the First Five Pages December Workshop come to an end. What a talented group! Everyone worked hard on their revisions, gave thoughtful comments, and connected on the workshop’s Facebook page. A huge thanks to our guest mentor, Peter Salomon (if you haven’t read his fabulous book,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 05:00 • 9 views
Emeline Piaget Emeline Piaget's blog:
Sometimes you see someone and they just inspire you. It could be a look, a laugh, a mannerism. Whatever it is they touch something in you.

I have crushed on this actor (Derek Theler) for years and he is the inspiration for Wyatt...a gorgeous, all american, type that's found himself in quite a pre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:06 • 4 views
Bella Andre Bella Andre's blog:
I've been meaning to share this lovely starred review for IT MUST BE YOUR LOVE (Seattle Sullivans #2) from Publisher's Weekly. "Andre is in top form in her 11th Sullivan contemporary. Andre gives her cleverly drawn characters plenty to love in each other: talent, wit, and genuine affection. Ford... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:03 • 11 views
Randolph Randy Camp Randolph Randy Camp's blog:
I hope that everyone has a prosperous new year in 2015. If you want that desk job with that decent salary then envision yourself sitting there talking on the phone or typing that big important executive memo. If you’re a student who had struggled academically during the fall semester then envisio... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 27, 2014 13:02 • 3 views
Jerome R. Corsi Jerome R. Corsi's blog:

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UNITED NATIONS – With the World Health Organization reporting Friday the total confirmed deaths from Ebola in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is approaching 7,700, Peter Piot, the director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a part of the team that discovered Ebola in 197...

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Published on December 26, 2014 16:01 • 5 views
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