Introducing My First Novel (but 3rd book), Paperdolls
When I was 24 years old, I was working as an equity trader in the Midwest for a regional, mid-tier bank. Although they were small, they had a sophisticated and diverse operation that specialized in bond sales, large block equity...Read more of this blog post »
She's everything you are notOrganized, disciplined and predictableYet why is it your chaos that I crave the most?Those little quirks that belonged to youWhy do I miss it so?
The vanilla scented candles that was lit every night by our bedsideMakes me yearn for it on nights like theseNights like th... Read more of this blog post »
It’s incredible meeting (often virtually) so many readers and authors who love and support great independent writing. We really are living in a revolution within the publishing industry, where gatekeepers are a thing of the...Read more of this blog post »
Most of you will already know of this story, an American tourist hunted and killed a lion in Zimbabwe and is now being investigated because the lion he shot happened to be abelovedtourist attraction at Zimbabwe’s largest game reserve, Hwange National Park. Walter Palmer is now under inve...Read more of this blog post »
Am primit câteva exemplare din cartea de debut a lui Alexandru Voicescu și m-am gândit să organizez mai întâi un concurs pe blog. Va urma și pe YT în curând!
De asemenea, voi posta și o recenzie săptămâna viitoare, cel mai probabil.
Pentru a câștiga această carte, înscrieți-vă mai jos!
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Stolen from Barry on Facebook who likely stole it from someone else but I cannot be sure. The point is, I didn’t create the image and you should feel free to steal it as well. Until the original creator sues us for the millions we make of this amazing image they created at Make a Meme.
*hugs and...Read more of this blog post »
Clairvoyants, Necromancers, Witch Hunters, and an awesome magical dog named Hex....the first book in the Salem's Revenge series, Brew, is FREE on Amazon Kindle from today until August 5th! Don't miss your chance to grab what my agent calls "The Walking Dead for teens with ruthless witches instea... Read more of this blog post »
Last May, I threw a book launch party for my young adult novel Angelhood. I’m not going to lie. It was a ton of work. But totally worth it!
I didn’t find great resources on the web, so I thought I’d save all my fellow authors out there some trouble and time. Here’s how to throw a book launch...Read more of this blog post »
I woke up with the crazy idea that it should be possible to tell my life’s story in song titles. Since it’s my birthday today, I’m going to do just that. And because I’m bilingual, I’m going to use German and English songs.Read more of this blog post »
Dawn did not waste a minute. She kept her steps light as she walked along the stone hallway, keeping close to the wall and the shadows. It was not difficult to stay in the shadows since the wall torches let off little light. When she reached a staircase that joined another, she recognized where s...Read more of this blog post »
My new fantasy adventure book Brave’s Journey is being published by IFWG Publishing, Australia. To celebrate I’m going to hold a book launch at a really great venue in Tauranga.
The Incubator art space – Growing Art & Culture!
To make the event even more exciting, I’m thrilled to be joinin...Read more of this blog post »
Well, August is one day away, and it’s supposed to be another scorcher. I have to admit, so far, this summer has tried my patience with how hot it has been… We’re still baking. Fortunately, there’s plenty of balm for … Continue reading
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Good morning and welcome to this week’s edition of In the Books, featuring Aschwood Academy: The Bloodline by M.B. Cohen.
Disclaimer: I was given a free ebook copy in exchange for an honest review.
About the Book: Amsden Ironwrought is a master blacksmith living in a remote village in Ancient Egypt...Read more of this blog post »
He said: “The minute you feel it coming on you, just as you know you’re about to hit it, you realize that if you keep going you’re going to experience the brilliant sensation of pushing through... Read more of this blog post »
Some of my favorite new submissions this week.
It took me entirely too long to realize this IS in English:
Spacing: the Final Frontier of Wreckerating
Judging by the CW Facebook page, I see I've trained you wrecky minions well:
Ahh, THE SNARK IS STRONG WITH THIS ONE.
And just...Read more of this blog post »
This Shattered World inspired nails
Whaaaaaaaaat. These are awesome! I love it. Also super jealous of nail art talent.Read more of this blog post »
Undeniably one of the best novels I have ever read. Highly recommend.
– The Novel Approach
Extremely difficult to put down.
-Joyfully Jay Reviews
Riveting storyline. Kept me reading through the night.
– LeAnn’s Book Reviews
Five...Read more of this blog post »
For the first time ever,8 Weeksis#FREE,and all other
books in the series are on sale for$.99 each. This deal will
only last until the release of3 Secondson Aug 25th.
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42 HoursKindle,Nook,Smashwords... Read more of this blog post »
Release Date: July 31, 2015Length: 57,000 wordsGenres:Contemporary, Gay (M/M), Bisexual,Romance, Erotica
Grayson Black has never forgiven himself for not saving his identical twin brother, Jet, from a savage bea... Read more of this blog post »
Congratulations to the Very Bright Summer Reads giveaway winners! First place is @melana_q (an @angelohome chair and signed copy of #AlltheBrightPlaces + swag). Second place is @gr8eraunt (an #angeloHOME pillow and signed All the Bright Places/swag). Third place is @nameofthedauntlessmuggles (a s...Read more of this blog post »
Thick slices of in-season aubergine softened in the oven at a high temperature then topped with ripe tomatoes cooked with garlic, a little chili and a slice of mozzarella or grated parmesan.
To brighten a cloudy day…
Summer simplicity–using vegetables bang in season and begging to be u...Read more of this blog post »
Apa lagi makna pentadbiran (governance) dan politik jika ia tidak berfungsi seperti tujuan asalnya?
Politik dan pentadbiran bukanlah segala-galanya dalam hidup ini, tetapi ia satu juzuk dalam kehidupan yang tidak dapat dipisahkan daripada Islam.
Maka, apalah makna jika parti atau politikdiangkat...Read more of this blog post »
I’ve been writing flash fiction for a while now, and I love it. I began with Indies Unlimited’s weekly flash fiction contest and really enjoyed the writing challenge of winnowing a story down to the required 250 words. Then JD Mader was cool enough to open up his blog on Fridays to anyone who wan...Read more of this blog post »
“What did you do today?” “Write.” “Lucky. I wish I could do nothing all day.” #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter
— Jenna Moreci (@jennamoreci) July 28, 2015
I’m not on Twitter, but I’ve heard that there’s this huge group of writers coming together to rant about the nasty things people have said to the...Read more of this blog post »
So first things first, let’s get the obvious part out of the way. I have a new novel available!
It’s called The Black Mast Murder, and as you might have guessed based on the cover, it’s a pirate novel. But what sort of pirate novel? Grim and dark? Whimsical?...Read more of this blog post »
Three years ago today, I posted the first chapter of my first Everlark. I didn’t know what was about to happen, but I couldn’t be more grateful that it did.
Four one-shots. Seven mutli-chapters. Some are here, some aren’t. One is no longer a fanfic, but has become something new. Still, every one o...Read more of this blog post »
Moody’s may not factor it into its economic calculations, but the price of bribing state officials is a big part of any accurate picture of Russia’s economy. Bribery is standard practice in Russia, in both large and small ways, and corruption so pervades the Russian system that one can’t really u...Read more of this blog post »
I know it's been a while. I've been working and I've been lazy. Not where my writing is concerned. Never. But in this area of being consistent with something I like so much that I don't do too often. No worries, I'm back. (she says to herself)
As you can see I've not strayed far from instagram, a... Read more of this blog post »
Hace un par de semanas, fui a la SummerCon a firmar ejemplares de mi novela. Y me pasó una cosa que no me había pasado en la vida. Un chico me pidió que le firmara un ejemplar porque quería hacerle un regalo a su novia.–¿Cómo se llama tu novia?–Virginia.Yo le dediqué el libro a Virginia y le dij... Read more of this blog post »
Celebrating!!!Can youbelieveit's a year since book 1 & 2 in the Spiralling Trilogy were launched in paperback!
My plan is to release book 3 early in 2016.
Yeah.. almost a final countdown.. I'll be working my but off to get it ready for you to read by then!
I'm not sure what it will be called ye... Read more of this blog post »
More collections from Undertow
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Story collections from Watt and Moraine for 2016
Toronto, Canada, August 1, 2015 — Undertow Publications has acquired short story collections fro...Read more of this blog post »
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