Kobo and Pubslush Contest Crowd-funding Campaign
Earlier this year, I wona new book promotion package in a contest that was jointly sponsored by Kobo and Pubslush, a crowd-funding platform for books. The contest targeted independent authors. The prizes included varying levels of guidance and prom...Read more of this blog post »
Truth is, they are NOT always advantageous!
If an elder/Medicare member is in poor health, on a very low income ($2000 or less), at a high age number (80 years plus), having a replacement to Original Medicare is very ris... Read more of this blog post »
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Okay, most of you that have read Dominion want to know when Euphoria and Elysium are coming out. I have been getting a lot of messages and emails lately, and to each person I simply answer: I do not have a specific date in mind. Well, the truth is, I recently moved to Belgium to cont... Read more of this blog post »
I went to a signing tonight. We talked about Zuko and Korra. Bam, friends.
Zuko and Korra make everything better! SO glad you came!!Read more of this blog post »
Borrowing format is not a violation of copyright. In recent times, writers have copied Hemingway’s minimalist, yet emotional style. For a more succinct method, they've parroted Elmore Leonard’s st... Read more of this blog post »
Missing my baby dog (in black) and happy that there are puppies in the world (in white and tan).
Four years ago, this month, I informed everyone I needed and wanted to do, “I want to write a book series that everyone will love!”
Most laughed, some said, “Good Luck trying!” I understood, I had never written a book before! They were true in having those opinions… But, I wouldn’t let anything o...Read more of this blog post »
Potajes sin fronteras: el cocido andaluz de Eugenia para Junqueras. / ATRESPLAYER
Ni Oriol Junqueras, ni Jordi Évole: la sensación del regreso de Salvados fue Eugenia Parejo. Esta mujer de 74 años, que recibió en su casa de Gines (Sevilla) al líder de Esquerra Republicana en el estreno de la nue...Read more of this blog post »
I had a colorful childhood in Trinidad, an island in the Caribbean, where I remember dodging quicksand pits on the beach, riding out typhoons, and earthquakes that bounced the house better than a Ping-Pong ball. The windows were always open, the breeze always blew and we slept... Read more of this blog post »
A Kindle Novella
We are discussing feeling and logic and psychologism and I am silenced. I cannot participate any more. I am a wanderer in the outer space of reverie. I am slumped in a fix of my own making. I am caught in a self-referential bind fishing for iambs... Read more of this blog post »
Book two will be EBook as was Book One.
Book one and Book Two will be joined together in one Paperback Book to be published in November 2014.
I hope you will enjoy Book Two. I really enjoyed writing both Book One and Book Two... Read more of this blog post »
I was at a women’s conference this pastweekend. During the lunch hour, everyone was asked to write down a question on a piece of paper. The questions were then taken on stage where we discussed them in an open format. We got feedback from the audience and we offered our thoughts on each topic.
I...Read more of this blog post »
I have already posted threepic teasers of Captured Love. Here’s the first one,here’s the second, and here’s the third one. Today I’m posting the fourth one, and then I have onemore to show to you. Stay tuned!
Without further ado, here’s the 4th pic teaser of Captured Love:
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Because I'm horrible at keeping secrets, here's the cover of my upcoming book, Vision of Darkness! This is Alex Brennan's story, the first in a new series about a team of psychically enhanced super soldiers. (If you'd like to learn more about the guys of D.I.E. Squadron, click here.)
Now for the... Read more of this blog post »
What will my reign be noted for?
Effective immediately, Editors will get equal credit for all published works, with their name shoulder to shoulder with the author.
Thank you, Steph... Read more of this blog post »
About the Book
The Accidental Highwaymanis the first swashbuckling adventure for young adults by talented author and illustrator, Ben Tripp. This thrilling tale of dark magic and true love is the perfectstory for fans of William Goldman’sThe Princess Bride.
In eighteenth-century England, young Chr...Read more of this blog post »
*Although this is not t... Read more of this blog post »
Sounds like the beginning of a corny joke, right?
This week, after a long work day, I decided to treat myself to a manicure and pedicure. I drove up to the salon, and did my New York walk (purse on my arm, phone to my ear) up to the salon door. The last time I had stepped foot in there was eight...Read more of this blog post »
Title: Dead New World
Author: Ryan Hill
Publisher: Curiosity Quills Press
Publication Date: Available now!
Synopsis:Zombies aren’t mindless anymore.
Before the world fell into chaos, the undead existed only in the imagination. Now, more of them walk the earth than living. Zombies move about freely... Read more of this blog post »
I cringe to think about that now, because I imagine what I could have learned in that time. . . . Where would my writing career be now? I look at the young writers starting out, and I’m envious of all the years they have left to hone their craft.
So why did... Read more of this blog post »
a. Patrick Stewart b. Dr. Seuss c. John Wayne d. Condoleeza Ri... Read more of this blog post »
How to get the updates and what has changed.
Nothing Major has changed—Just one name, and one scene. *Scroll down for scene*
Giles has become Vincent, and the "Chosen One" and "Chosen One, Part Deux" chapters of Pretty in Black and Black Satin are now called THE HUNTERandhave Vincent in them.
I'm no...Read more of this blog post »
She says that her definitions differ from what she's found elsewhere, but I was nodding my way through, with one caveat about her example in high fantasy.
This leaves me wondering what other defini... Read more of this blog post »
10,000 حالة إصابة جديدة كلّ أسبوع قبل نهاية السنة
تسود حالة من الحيرة والهلع أرجاء العالم هذه الأيام بعدما اتّضح أنّ الفيروس القاتل المعروف باسم فيروس الإيبولا بات يهدّد كلّ أقطار العالم من غير استثناء بعدما ظلّ محصوراً في إفريقيا الغربية منذ... Read more of this blog post »
Buku yang baik, setidaknya menurut saya, adalah buku yang berlakon seperti kristal. Ia memiliki fragmen-fragmen, dan ketika dibaca dari sudut yang berbeda, maka ia akan memantulkan hal-hal yang berbeda pula. Buku yang baik juga seperti sebuah diorama, ia tampak beku, diam, dan tetap, namun jika... Read more of this blog post »
How are you?
First i want to say thank you for the support you have given the New Yorker series. I know you are waiting for the fourth book, and a number of you have asked me when it is being released. the thing is I am yet to give it to the publisher, SECRET CRAVINGS, I’m still going thro...Read more of this blog post »
#Gamergate has recently revealed the gamer culture as anti-woman and hyper-violent.
What a sad state of affairs!
I have the utmost respect for Anita Sarkeesian — a smart, brave, and beautiful woman — who has been critical of the gaming culture’s misogynistic tendencies for the pas...Read more of this blog post »
♫♫ HAPPY RELEASE DAY! ♫♫
“Dead Serious” (Hard Rock Roots #6) is now LIVE!!!
Sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll. Oh, and blood. Lots and lots of blood.
Are you wondering how to launch a book? Maybe you’ve just finished your first novel, or a memoir, or a non-fiction tome based on your expertise. Either way, the question of how to launch a book properly is one I get asked many times a week.
Many authors, actually, never ask me directlyhow to launc...Read more of this blog post »
our guests on JRW. You know you can count on Dana for something fun and interesting, and when I saw the title of today's post I couldn't wait to read it! So without further ado here is Dana on:
Mycr... Read more of this blog post »
Less than one week to go until release day and this teaser is a sexy one. Mia has such a way with her words, don’t you think?
I called this one “Flame and Paper”
“He was flame and I was paper. His touch immolated me and I felt light, like the fiery embers of paper ashes carried away on the wind.”...Read more of this blog post »
Our first ever “Women of Mystery” book signing and Q&A panel was at the River Oaks Barnes & Noble in Houston this past weekend. I was joined by authors Stephanie Jaye Evans (the Sugar Land Mysteries), Kay Kendall (Austin Starr Mysteries), Mandy Broughton (children’s and cozy mysteries), R...Read more of this blog post »
Fabulous review of RDH3 and interview
Originally posted on scatteredthoughtsandroguewords:
N. R. Walker’s Red Dirt Heart series has turned out to be one of my latest obsessions. I love every part of this series from the location to the characters and even the animals... Read more of this blog post »
Book Description:"After speaking to the other angels on the team, I hang up my cell and sigh. No one's heard from Aaden in months. This bothers me not only as the leader but as his girl--w... Read more of this blog post »
My new book THE VINES went on sale today in both the U.S. and in theUnited Kingdom. For me, the line between an idea and a finished novel often zig-zags across different periods of my life, passing through different fictional landscapes as it goes, so rather than just writing the words – ‘P...Read more of this blog post »
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