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Jonathan  Dunne Jonathan Dunne's blog:
'Hide the Elephant' will be amongst you in just a few months. A comedy of a blackish nature which deals with lost love...hidden elephants and hidden illnesses...fly-by-night antihéroes and a night-time journey. 'Hide the Elephant' is a shortish novel of largish proportions.
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Published on August 03, 2015 01:01 • 22 views
N.K. Jemisin N.K. Jemisin's blog:
I did a recent talk for the Writers’ Digest Online Workshop and Annual Conference on worldbuilding, in which I basically explained how I do what I do, and led participants through an exercise in creating their own world. I’d hoped to actually do the exercise in realtime, using some poster paper a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:05 • 6 views
Paul Krugman Paul Krugman's blog:
Not what it's billed as.
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Published on August 02, 2015 13:29 • 3 views
Kim Cox Kim Cox's blog:
SharingGOOD News:The Wedding Crasher(Book 3 in the Lana Malloy Paranormal Mystery series) is off to the editor and up for pre-order atAmazonand Kobo. It should also be available for pre-order at Barnes & Noble and iTunes soon.I've just released a combo book set containingHaunted HeartsandGet... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 22:24 • 1 view
Mati Raine Mati Raine's blog:
H.A.L.F. The Deep Beneath Author: Natalie Wright
Publisher: Valknut Press
Release Date: January 7th, 2015Source:Recieved from the author in exchange for an honest review.
H.A.L.F. 9 has taken his first breath of desert air and his first steps in the human world. Created to be a weapon, he proved to...
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Published on August 02, 2015 13:17 • 9 views
Marie Tayse Marie Tayse's blog:
This is the trailer for my newest book The Protector.
https://youtu.be/rQSIUz3nN7w
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Published on August 03, 2015 00:13 • 5 views
Kathy Sharp Kathy Sharp's blog:
“That girl will come out covered in leeches,” said the Reverend, shaking his head.
But even such an unpleasant prospect could not deter Miss Dobbins from venturing into the lake. She had tried in vain to borrow a little boat, but none could be found.
“If I have no boat,” she said, quite determined... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 00:12 • 138 views
N.  Davis N. Davis's blog:
With every novel there has to be a compelling character, or characters. I would like you all to meet Alexis, William, Darci, Kenyon, Genevieve, Zorga, and Bright-Glide! They have been waiting since 2012 (when they first came into existence) to meet you readers who will travel with them on their j... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 00:11 • 27 views
Eli Of Kittim Eli Of Kittim's blog:
I recently had a discussion with a Christian apologist who, in his blog, furnished a list of 9...
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Published on August 02, 2015 13:25 • 3 views
Hugo Negron Hugo Negron's blog:
Well, Gen Con 2015 has come and gone - but nevertheless a wonderful experience with amazing authors, artists, cosplayers, musicians, and more! I had a great time meeting both current and new Forging of a Knight readers, and also a chance to witness some amazing costume work! Check out the picture... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 23:06 • 6 views
Rick Bettencourt Rick Bettencourt's blog:

I recently updated my Amazon Author Central page. (You can open it here and don’t forget to click the “Follow” button, please.)ac-logo-uc-black._V322292710_


For those of you who are writers, Amazon’s Author Central pages are a great way to sell more books. All of your books are there in one spot, you can connect it to your Tw...

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Published on August 02, 2015 11:23 • 3 views
Dana Burkey Dana Burkey's blog:
One year ago today I published my first book on Kindle....


It is crazy for me to think that was already a year go! It seems like just a few months ago that I was sitting in my living room, deciding to take the leap and put my writing out there for people to read! I didn't tell anyone, not even my... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 22:22 • 125 views
Ellie Marney Ellie Marney's blog:

Hi all! This is a quick catch-up post, to give you all the InsideADog residence posts!

So here they are, in order of appearance (my introductory first post was included in my last update):

Hot Characters of YA - in which I talk about, yes, hot characters, and how, when a character makes you love th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:38 • 5 views
Brandon Stanton Brandon Stanton's blog:




“He’s a very respectful husband. He’s different from a lot of the men in this region. He never stops me from voicing my opinions. And if he ever notices me walking down the road, there’s always hot tea and apricot cake waiting when I arrive.”

(Passu, Pakistan)


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Published on August 02, 2015 16:46 • 3 views
Christina McMullen Christina McMullen's blog:

First off, no, this is not the post in which I reveal that I'm taking the plunge into erotica authorship. That's not going to happen until I am in need of an organ transplant and at that time, I'll be smart enough to use a pen name, thank you very much. This is going to be something of a feminist...

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Published on August 02, 2015 19:21 • 6 views
Lynne Stringer Lynne Stringer's blog:

Last Monday was not a good day.


Most of you will be aware that (until recently) I had two websites. One is my lynnestringer.com site (where you’re reading this right now). The other was verindon.com, a page dedicated to my trilogy, which linked to the individual pages for all three of the books in...

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Published on August 02, 2015 18:37 • 5 views
Charlotte Eriksson Charlotte Eriksson's blog:


by Thomas Saliot

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Published on August 02, 2015 13:08 • 5 views
Tony LaRocca Tony LaRocca's blog:

In Morristown NJ, waiting with Joe to see The Artist Still Known as Weird Al. Hoping against hope for "Nature Trail to Hell," but I know I'll be lucky to hear any songs from the 80s at all. Young whippersnappers...

TTFN
-Tony

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Published on August 02, 2015 16:56 • 5 views
Richard M Knittle Jr. Richard M Knittle Jr.'s blog:
Love as it shall be

The love
We share
Is as
It should
Be
As it
started
From the
first
Day of one
And will
Last till
days
After the
Last day
At End
my
heart is
To you
as
Your soul
Is to
mine
forged
Back when
Love first
started
And knew
No end
Of
time

no other
love
in history
shall
ever see
the love
I have for
you and
the love you
have
for... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:34 • 101 views
Ella Quinn Ella Quinn's blog:

Happy Sunday!! Let’s start with the winner of Jacki Delecki’s book, Code of the Heart! Congratulations to Eileen Dandashi!!


In book news: My publisher and I are gearing up for the April release of Three Weeks to Wed, Book #1 in The Worthingtons. As you know, this series will be in regular paperbac...

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Published on August 02, 2015 10:00 • 1 view
Isra Sravenheart Isra Sravenheart's blog:
A slightly controversial post today but I felt it had to be said.

Now today I want to talk about writers being condemned by other writers and in a way that knocks their confidence and how they feel about themselves and their work.

I have not been published for very long but I have been writing most... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:12 • 24 views
Billy Roper Billy Roper's blog:
Gregory Kay, an author whom I respect personally and as a writer, was just kind enough to post a review of 'Hasten The Day' on Amazon:

5 stars: Bold, daring, well-done: I liked it!

By Gregory M. Kay on August 2, 2015
Format: Kindle Edition
Verified Purchase

"This book is well-researched and thought ou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:11 • 25 views
Layla Martínez Layla Martínez's blog:



A pesar de ser finales de primavera, en Colonia hace un día oscuro y tormentoso. El cielo llena la ciudad alemana de sombras, pero las verdaderas tempestades bullen en la oscuridad de los callejones. Jean de Brünn, miembro de la Hermandad del Espíritu Libre, está siendo torturado por la Inquisic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 15, 2015 03:44 • 3 views
Soman Chainani Soman Chainani's blog:

Hi, Evs and Nevs!


What a strange Sunday I’ve had. It’s not that anything odd happened, but I woke up this morning; worked for a bit; ate lunch; napped all afternoon (because I’m not a morning person); woke up again and read a little; fell into an Internet black hole for arts and crafts (there are...

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Published on August 02, 2015 19:23 • 4 views
XIX XIX's blog:
“I could start fires with what I feel for you.”

- (via bl-ossomed)
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Published on August 02, 2015 12:10 • 3 views
Trevor H. Cooley Trevor H. Cooley's blog:
Howdy folks! Today is my birthday. Eye of the Moonrat came out in May of 2012 and yet here I am in August of 2015 and The Troll King will be my tenth book. It feels crazy. I may not be that big of a … Read More
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Published on August 02, 2015 11:35 • 6 views
Lorenzo Silva Lorenzo Silva's blog:


Muchos días sin pasar por aquí. La razón, el otro blog que hasta hace unas semanas mantenía en yahoo.es. Ya cayó, porque me dedicaba sobre todo a cuestiones culturales, principalmente libros, y, ya se sabe, eso no es nada viral. Los entiendo. Yo también, en su lugar, habría prescindido de mí.

La p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 09:19 • 1 view
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
The Bold Investor – Kindle Giveaway on Amazon.com August 3 & 4

In these thirty-eight luminous short stories George Thomas Clark presents a smorgasbord of mysteries, adventures, and issues. Edgar Allan Poe may have been murdered, a promising actor drinks and drugs himself from Hollywood to the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:33 • 4 views
Susan Illene Susan Illene's blog:

I’ve spent the last few days working on the book trailer for Stalked by Flames. It took months of planning and coordination to put together since I had to get extra model shots doneduring the cover shoot(back in April) for it, along with finding the right music and clips to include in there. You...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:39 • 3 views
Cory Cyr Cory Cyr's blog:
Weezie Blows her way in on October 16th.
The cover reveal is Sept 12
https://www.facebook.com/events/14522...

If you loved Reviving Haven this is Weezie and Keenan's story.

It's a romantic comedy for adults 18+.

Very explicit language and subject matter.


Can't wait for you all to read it. Funny as hell... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:26 • 5 views
M.L. Brummett M.L. Brummett's blog:
In the history of WWII, this week August 7,1942, the US First Marine division landed on Guadalcanal Island to overwhelm the 2200 Japanese garrison and capture the airfield that would enable bombers to strike allied sea lanes. The Marines suffered supply shortages but were later relieved by air an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:24 • 7 views
Lila Felix Lila Felix's blog:


Tarrow Rivers is determined to wait on his mate, he scents her in the swamps, can see her in the trees, but he knows she's not ready to meet him. Yet fate has other plans.

Dahlia Branch has been groomed for an independent life since birth. Clans are something she's always been warned against. She... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 18:00 • 6 views
Robert Fiacco Robert Fiacco's blog:
True Leadership You can have a title but it does not make you a leader. A leader has qualities that transcend a title, a...
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Published on July 22, 2015 06:26 • 5 views
Carmela Dutra Carmela Dutra's blog:
Most of my blogs tend to stick within the same subject brand: reading, writing, arts, how this affects us, why do we do it, the benefits, etc. Like most children’s authors I have covered the subject (almost beating into the ground) the importance of reading to our little ones. description

Listing reasons as... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:07 • 7 views
Kathy Hester Kathy Hester's blog:

The Basics: Building Your Vegan Pantry

I hope my new Building a Vegan Pantry series will make it easy for you to start stocking up your own pantry. Having the right things on hand always makes it easier to make a spur of the moment meal. I’m going to go over the basics you should have on hand in each category, as well assome special...

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Published on August 02, 2015 07:50 • 3 views
Madeline Reynolds Madeline Reynolds's blog:
As many of you know, I am only a month away from releasing my new novel, Another Earth, and I am super excited! To share a bit of my excitement with you, I have decided to post a daily segment for ten days called Another Earth Writing Goofs which is a little inside scoop on some of the crazy or f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:02 • 6 views
Perry Lake Perry Lake's blog:
“The Unsaintly” is a work of historical fiction, but with the first portion showing a brace of disputes between God and Lucifer. The first dispute is a friendly argument; the second, a war in Heaven reminiscent of Milton’s “Paradise Lost”. And having been cast from Heaven, Lucifer vows to harm Go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 19:45 • 7 views
Brent Hartinger Brent Hartinger's blog:

MediaCarnivoresCover-150x150Over the last forty years, things have changed dramatically for LGBT people. Media portrayals of LGBT characters have changed just as much. Did changing media portrayals cause the social changes? What were some of the most important gay-themed books and movies? What are some of the best ones now?...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:30 • 5 views
Stacy-Deanne Stacy-Deanne's blog:


Detective Brianna "Bree" Morris and her partner and ex-lover Steven Kemp are thrown head first into a gruesome homicide that brings forth as many secrets as it does clues.

Brianna's psychiatrist, Dr. Nadia Hollister is stabbed to death in her upstairs bathroom. Brianna, who is at Nadia's while th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 19:40 • 5 views
Julia McDermott Julia McDermott's blog:

This weekend’sPizza ToppingsatCorner Pizza:



Chicken
Poblano Peppers
Sun-Dried Tomatoes

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Movie:


Vacation


UGH. Unless you’re a fan of crude, offensive, gross-out humor, RUN, don’t walk, away from this film!


After last week’s Trainwreck, I thought I could handle anything raunchy, but…Well, I hate...

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Published on August 02, 2015 10:33 • 5 views
Max Frei Max Frei's blog:
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Published on August 02, 2015 16:54 • 5 views
Diane Ravitch Diane Ravitch's blog:

The hoax is at last coming to light. Vouchers were sold as a way to “save poor black and brown kids from failing schools,” but that was always a sleight of hand. Vouchers are about privatization.


ALEC has on its current agenda a presentation titled: “entitled: “Problems in Suburbia: Why Middle-Cla...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:10 • 3 views
Eva Pohler Eva Pohler's blog:

The final book of The Vampires of Athens series is almost here!


Are you ready for it?


Vampire Ascension Release Header


Come to my Facebook celebration on Monday, August 24th at 7 p.m. CST to play games and win prizes! Click here to join.


Vampire Ascension Teaser


When seventeen-year-old Gertie leaves New York to study abroad in Athens, she learns... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 13:58 • 6 views
Stephen J. Matlock Stephen J. Matlock's blog:

#Windows10 fail


I have an HP Pavilion D7 laptop. Microsoft advertised to me for a few months (it seems) that my laptop was capable of upgrading to Windows 10.


So on July 29, 2015, when I was prompted, I said “Yes!” to the upgrade.


Downloading took a few hours. It’s about a 2Gb install. Over wireless...

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Published on August 02, 2015 11:46 • 7 views
M.N. Forgy M.N. Forgy's blog:
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The Lies Between Us
(Devil's Dust MC Novel)
Releasing Sept 22.

Cherry’s life growing up was nothing short of a nightmare. Having an abusive father forced her to fend for herself from an early age. Bruised and emotionally broken, she finally escaped, running straight into the comfort that Lip's arms... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 18:52 • 7 views
taylorpotato taylorpotato's blog:






“You saw him?”

“Just the body.”



LOOK GUYS, IT’S JUST LIKE I SAID. ROOF SEX.

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Published on August 02, 2015 13:15 • 1 view
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