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Mary Calmes Mary Calmes's blog:


In honor of Coconut Cove’s release, I thought I’d stop by with a list of my favorite things about summer. I don’t care if it is the end of August, I’m holding onto Summer for as long as I can!
5- Flip Flops! Okay, so reality is, I’ll wear flip flops at any time of the year, but there’s nothing m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 03:42 • 3 views
John  Goode John Goode's blog:
Here is the link to a little story I wrote about a young Sam and Dean and Christmas.

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Published on August 20, 2014 21:12 • 3 views
Ian Hocking Ian Hocking's blog:

Today, I’m over at the magazine site UpComing4.me talking about the journey of writing Déjà Vu. There are some mild spoilers, but don’t let that stop you.

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Published on August 20, 2014 01:34 • 1 view
Sandy Williams Sandy Williams's blog:

(Please excuse me for this non-writing related post. Sometimes, I just need to write my thoughts out.)


My husband and I are evaluating preschools/daycares for our boys again. The school they’re currently in, a school which we love and can afford pretty well, has a policy that kids in their 3 year...

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Published on August 20, 2014 13:51 • 3 views
Andrés Accorsi Andrés Accorsi's blog:
Hoy un poquito tarde, tengo para reseñar el cuarto y último tomo de esta colección lujosamente editada por Ikusager, hoy muy difícil de conseguir.
Los Derechos de la Mujer está compuesto (como los dos tomos anteriores) por siete historietas breves, de ocho páginas cada una, con la particularidad... Read more of this blog post »
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Rajiv Kapoor Rajiv Kapoor's blog:
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Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:

Everything you’re saying has been said a million times before. And you know what? People DO write those stories. But damned if they don’t have a really really hard time getting them published. People don’t usually embrace something until it becomes popular, or is slipped into something already po...

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Published on August 13, 2014 07:48 • 4 views
Tyler Cowen Tyler Cowen's blog:

There is a new paper out by them:


Thomas Piketty’s recent book, Capital in the Twenty First Century, follows in the tradition of the great classical economists, Malthus, Ricardo and Marx, in formulating “general” laws to diagnose and predict the dynamics of inequality. We argue that all of these...

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Published on August 20, 2014 19:46 • 1 view
A.C. Gaughen A.C. Gaughen's blog:

That's right. I know you have all been waiting on Book Three news for a WHIIIILLLE now, and I'm sorry to tell you I've been sitting on some of it. I have the name and release date--which will be found in this post--and I hadn't shared yet.


I didn't know how to.


Part of that is for you guys--I like...

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Published on August 20, 2014 11:17 • 5 views
R. Cooper R. Cooper's blog:
Back to that official news I promised.

Dreamspinner accepted "A Beginner's Guide to Wooing Your Mate" --shocking me more than anyone. Now, of course, I have even more doubt about it. Should I have made it longer? (It's only about a hundred pages.) Should I have given it an epilogue?

Sigh.

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Published on August 20, 2014 20:25 • 6 views
Doranna Durgin Doranna Durgin's blog:


So, hey! You may have seen signs of Donna Fasano across the Internets; she’s generous with time and knowledge to reader and writer alike. This interview came my way, and it’s a pleasure to share this peek into her brain!


(I’m not sure that came out just right. But here it is anyway! Have fun! And...

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Published on August 20, 2014 03:00 • 4 views
Maddy Barone Maddy Barone's blog:
Have I mentioned how I HATE trying to do cover art? Well, I hate it. I did Sherry’s Wolf myself, but it pretty much sucked. I try, but I just don’t have the skill necessary to cut out the images I like and put them together. So when a reader who is going to school for video design asked if she co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 09:02 • 6 views
Joseph Robert Lewis Joseph Robert Lewis's blog:

Hi readers,


Some of you may be wondering why my books are only available on Amazon. You may be interested in how the whole indie publishing scene works, or why I personally made thedecision to sell my books exclusively on Amazon. If so, this post if for you.


(If not, then please go watch Lindsey St...

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Published on August 20, 2014 06:51 • 4 views
Jason Jason's blog:
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Published on August 20, 2014 00:11 • 1 view
Julie Bozza Julie Bozza's blog:

edit-1024-2697-200As anyone who follows me on Twitter (@juliebozza) will know, I have been participating in the 100 Happy Days Challenge. The idea is to take a moment out of our busy lives each day to appreciate – even just to notice something that makes us happy. The plan is to take a photo of that moment, item o...

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Published on August 20, 2014 02:14 • 6 views
Heather Ames Heather Ames's blog:
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Published on August 20, 2014 20:21 • 9 views
Kim Fielding Kim Fielding's blog:
Andrea Speed is one of the judges for my flash fiction contest. She also has a new book out, City of Monsters. Which you need to read because it’s funny and terrific.

Well, here’s the link to the book: http://www.riptidepublishing.com/titles/city-of-monsters

CityOfMonsters3Blurb: Hunter is a human turned animal... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 00:02 • 4 views
Rebecca Shea Rebecca Shea's blog:
Hi all!

**waves**

So the OFFICIAL release date for Unforgiven has been set for September 22nd. Mark your calendars. I should have pre-orders set up on Kobo and iTunes in the next few weeks.

I will NOT be doing pre-orders on Amazon.

I can't wait to share this story with you all! I'm sad to see this se... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 20:20 • 13 views
Tsh Oxenreider Tsh Oxenreider's blog:
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by Crystal Ellefsen

Apparently we’re all pretty distracted, heads bent over flashing rectangles, our brains turning to mush. Even those who are aiming at a simple life with discipline and determination are finding it challenging to shift away from the compulsive habit of checking their phone.


I’m...

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Published on August 19, 2014 21:01 • 3 views
Stina Leicht Stina Leicht's blog:
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Published on August 20, 2014 10:30 • 6 views
Jamie Todd Rubin Jamie Todd Rubin's blog:
Last summer I retired my voicemail. Voicemail is an antiquated communication mechanism and does not lend itself toward automation or speedy responses. Recently, I’ve noticed an uptick in the number of calls I get from phone numbers that I don’t recognize. About 90% of the time, when I answer thes... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 08:49 • 4 views
Bruce DeSilva Bruce DeSilva's blog:

D.P. Lyle doneD.P. Lyle, a cardiologist by trade, has won the Macavity Award and been a finalist for the Edgar Award for his medical thrillers including the Samantha Cody and Dub Walker novels.


He has also served as a technical consultant to television shows including “Law & Order,” “CSI: Miami,” “Diagnos...

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Published on August 20, 2014 10:38 • 4 views
Jonathan Bishop Jonathan Bishop's blog:
The UK Government – through Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond – is now saying it wants to send troops to Iraq because the risk of ISIS/ISIL/Islamic-State. Their original plan to arm the Kurds would not work because the Kurds would use these arms to try to get independence for themselves. What woul... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 13:48 • 6 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
Here's a well-written commentary by The Atlas Society on my Wired UK licensing parents article. It's nice to see the discussion continue as everyone looks to the future and ponders it. It's also nice to see other established philosophical movements considering transhumanism.
http://www.atlassocie... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:56 • 7 views
Lisa Wingate Lisa Wingate's blog:
Recently, I had to step away from “the porch” for a while. The loss of a dear family friend, some unexpected travel, the desire to savor the end of summer with my kiddos… life got a little messy and something had to give. I skipped my Wednesday blogpost for the first time since joining Southern [...
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Published on August 19, 2014 22:09 • 1 view
Kaylea Cross Kaylea Cross's blog:
In just a couple weeks, the second book of my Hostage Rescue Team Series will be out! It features Tuck and Celida, who you first met in Marked .

Right now I'm working on Bauer's story ( Hunted ) and enjoying its setting of New Orleans. I've always wanted to set a book there, and the heroine suits t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 09:00 • 9 views
Dawn Hartley Dawn Hartley's blog:
I have made and added a new video for my book "Forever Dream". Please take a look and get some insight on what "Forever Dream" is about.
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:52 • 2 views
Armistead Maupin Armistead Maupin's blog:
By Alyssa Rosenberg August 20 at 3:35 PM Inspired by Michelle Goldberg’s recent feature in the New Yorker about a splinter group of feminists who seem determined to discredit themselves through their ongoing hostility to transgender people, I recently decided … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 15:11 • 3 views
Susan Kaye Quinn Susan Kaye Quinn's blog:
Win one of FIVE free audiobook codes! redeemable for any of my audiobooks (p.s. don't forget to scoop up the Story Bundle that Third Daughter is in too!)
The entire Mindjack Trilogy is now out on Audiobook!


The first season of Debt Collector is complete!(season two coming this fall)


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Published on August 20, 2014 05:00 • 8 views
Aubrie Dionne Aubrie Dionne's blog:
It only takes a few minutes to take the quiz, and I must say, they hit it spot on with me! Take the quiz yourself on Zimbio to see which movie star would represent you!

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Published on August 20, 2014 06:35 • 4 views
Heather Gillis Heather Gillis's blog:
To access the audio for the interviews here is the link to the www.bowenshope.com blog:

http://www.bowenshope.com/bowens-hope...

This was a big week for "Waiting for Heaven." This week "Waiting for Heaven" was featured on various blog sites, radio stations, and on AZ Family Channel 3. Check out th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:44 • 7 views
Amy Lane Amy Lane's blog:
(No purpose for this-- just cracked
me up!)I didn't even mean to-- the week just went that fast!

So, on Sunday, a friend came by, (well, officially Squish's friend's mom, but yes, a real life, near my house friend for MEEEEE!!!) and we chatted, and I mentioned dying my hair like I've been putting... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 10:10 • 6 views
Ellen Wernecke Ellen Wernecke's blog:
The Left Bank Bookstore in St. Louis is putting together a recommended reading list for residents and others who want to learn more about the underpinnings behind what's been going on in Ferguson, Missouri these past (nearly) two weeks. The list, which is here, incorporates fiction and nonfiction... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 12:14 • 5 views
Hailey Edwards Hailey Edwards's blog:
I received the ARCs for A Veil of Secrets today. Woot! If you’re interested in reading and reviewing the book, contact me through my website and let me know your preferred format. In other bookish news, the cover reveal for Dog with a Bone will be coming soon!
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:38 • 6 views
Max Nemtsov Max Nemtsov's blog:

дополнение для жителей родного города и его ближайших окрестностей – вот к этому:


1 сентября в 19.00 в библиотеке ДВГУ (которая, я полагаю, на материке и на том же месте через дорогу от чортова колеса в парке и “Розовой королевы”, такой дом с круглым углом) – по моей версии, будет нечто в таком д...

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Published on August 20, 2014 02:42 • 1 view
Desiree Holt Desiree Holt's blog:

Sweet Temptations and the Surprise Billionaire

Tabitha Foster

Blurb: Always the baker…never the bride.


Ambitious and fresh-faced beautiful, Liliana McCrory has spent the last couple of years entirely concentrated on building her business baking elaborate gourmet wedding cakes. Just when Liliana’s al...

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Published on August 19, 2014 22:47 • 6 views
Carly Phillips Carly Phillips's blog:

I have been nominated by my fellow (brave) author and friend, Keri Ford to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. I freely admit to not being as brave or fun as most of you who’ve accepted the challenge. So … I doubled the amount of the $$ required should I choose NOT to have ice water dumped over my h...

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Published on August 20, 2014 03:00 • 8 views
Martin Edwards Martin Edwards's blog:
My enthusiasm for Sherlock Holmes dates back to when I was very young and first encountered the great man in the shape of Douglas Wilmer, on TV, and Basil Rathbone, on film. Strangely enough, though, this past twelve months has seen me involved in more Sherlock-related activity than ever before.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 01:30 • 6 views
Laura Munson Laura Munson's blog:
Mindfulness is on the map. Time Magazine ran it on its cover last January: “The Mindful Revolution.” The Chicago Tribune headlined it: Use mindfulness to pull yourself out of a funk. An article in The New York Times urges us … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 14:49 • 3 views
Shannon Stacey Shannon Stacey's blog:

No Place to HideNO PLACE TO HIDE


Jack Donovan went through hell and back to save Isabelle once. Now she’s back in his life, hunted by an assassin so elusive some claim he’s only an urban legend. More than just a gun for hire, the killer is driven by a pathological need to take down his targets and, when Isabelle...

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Published on August 20, 2014 07:38 • 4 views
Kenneth Ellis Kenneth Ellis's blog:
Today I will start my first ever "Blog Post" about some ideas I had "way back" before I signed my "Joint Venture Publishing Agreement" in January of 2009.
Based on the "Benefits Of My Ability"...I contacted Bio Medical by sending a copy of the "Certificate Of Copyright Video" from the Library Of C... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:21 • 20 views
Lisi Harrison Lisi Harrison's blog:

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Last week I asked you to tweet me some of the lessons you learned reading the Clique series. I asked you to make me proud and you didn’t disappoint. In no particular order, here are my top five favorite #CliqueLessons.


1) Hayley


It was my biggest insecurity in the past, but the Clique has taught...

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Published on August 20, 2014 16:49 • 10 views
Selena Kitt Selena Kitt's blog:


On Sale for $0.99 for a VERY Limited Time

Settle yourself in for a wicked bed time story, a hot, wild ride through nursery rhymes like you’ve never heard them before. Set in a fantastical world where the privileged few own and raise pleasure servants like beloved pets, Mother herself is the star...

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Published on August 20, 2014 08:39 • 6 views
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