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Elizabeth Morgan Elizabeth Morgan's blog:
Check out the fab excerpt from A Forever Love (Eligible Billionaires Book Six)

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Published on January 16, 2017 03:32 • 1 view
W. Terry Whalin W. Terry Whalin's blog:



It is a challenge for writers to get answers to their publishing questions. While there are many opportunities, editors and agents are often overwhelmed with email and physical mail—so they do not respond. Your submissions go into a black hole (no response) or you receive a form rejection lette... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 21:33 • 1 view
Antonio Gallo Antonio Gallo's blog:
Io penso che nella realtà sociale in cui oggi ci troviamo a vivere, chi scrive, chi legge e chi pubblica libri debba riconsiderare i propri tradizionali ruoli e funzioni. Un sito come GoodReads, ed anche altri, in tutte le lingue, devono pensare che la comunicazione e i suoi contenuti sono "socia... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2017 03:21 • 9 views
Edith Maxwell Edith Maxwell's blog:

Jessie: in New Hampshire hunkering down for the long winter slog.


One of the best things about being a writer is the built in necessity of trying new things. You expect to be asked to createnew books, imagine new characters, describe new settings. There are new themes to explore, new voices to use...

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Published on January 16, 2017 01:00 • 1 view
Marc Aplin Marc Aplin's blog:
The poor adverb. No part of speech is more maligned than this little modifier. When authors want to insult each other, what do we do? We accuse each other of using too many adverbs. It’s the writer equivalent of “your mama.” But to say that all adverb use is lazy or a sign of bad […]
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Published on January 15, 2017 21:13 • 7 views
M.C. Hana M.C. Hana's blog:

The first necklace with my mini-landscape pendants on stone. I might be playing with gold-filled chains for an even more (for me) minimal look. But for now, this will do.

Materials: black stone pendant, black polyester waxed cord, Toho glass seed beads, India lampworked glass beads, acrylic pai...

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Published on January 15, 2017 17:56 • 1 view
Nelson Zagalo Nelson Zagalo's blog:
Senti desilusão, apesar de não me surpreender. Depois de dois livros seguidos brilhantes — “Correcções” (2001) e “Liberdade” (2010) — era natural surgir um livro menos interessante. A escrita continua boa, o livro lê-se com grande velocidade, contudo é uma escrita menos rica, menos elaborada. Per... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 09:40 • 1 view
John G. Messerly John G. Messerly's blog:

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I few years ago I wrote back to back posts about F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby[image error]. (One about the book’s first lines; the other about the its last lines.) Anastute reader provided a careful analysis of the book’s famous last line that merits its own post. Here is that analysis...

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Published on January 16, 2017 00:14 • 1 view
Jay Northcote Jay Northcote's blog:


This was my first tattoo:



I had it done over a year ago in honour of my pen names. The blue jay needs no explanation, and my fanfiction pen name is a variation of ‘freebird’. I also thought the image of the bird flying from the cage represented the freeing of my creativity. But at the time, I was...

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Published on January 15, 2017 07:10 • 2 views
C.P. Mandara C.P. Mandara's blog:

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Hello a big shout out for MOAN DAY! Who doesn’t love a good moan on a Monday? So without further ado, let’s have some wicked naughtiness…

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Dancing With Death

Whimpering under the image he had planted in her mind, she tried to shake her head to get rid of it, but he had locked her whole b...

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Published on January 15, 2017 21:00 • 1 view
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:
My lovely Publisher, The WILD ROSE PRESS is having a Valentine’s day sale and all the Candy Heart eBooks are now 40% off. My addition to the crew, 3 WISHES, is one of these! If you read A Kiss Under the Christmas Lights and enjoyed it ( I hope, I hope!) you’ll love 3 WISHES because it introduces... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2017 02:35 • 26 views
Violet Nesdoly Violet Nesdoly's blog:
PixabayTODAY’S SPECIAL: 1 Corinthians 1:1-17

TO CHEW ON: “Now I plead with you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.” 1 Corin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2017 02:00 • 1 view
Bowie V. Ibarra Bowie V. Ibarra's blog:
A STRONG VOICE IN THE WEIRD WEST GENRE SITS DOWN WITH ZBFBOOKS.COM ZBFbooks.com - What part of the world are you writing out of?
Dominic Stabile - I’m currently living in a small Maine town called Penobscot. I’m from South Carolina, so most of my fiction takes place in the South East.
ZBF - What go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 10:15 • 1 view
Randal C. Gibson Randal C. Gibson's blog:
After 17 years of research, August Dvorak designed a typewriter keyboard layout to replace the QWERTY layout that is still the standard keyboard layout used today. He completed his Dvorak Simplified Keyboard Layout design in 1932 and a U.S. Patent for it, was awarded in 1936. In 1962, a man inter... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2017 02:26 • 12 views
Sarah Painter Sarah Painter's blog:

Birthday candles

No, that header is not sarcastic. Those of a cynical disposition who would prefer not read a soppy post, please look away now…

I turn forty this month and I’m absolutely thrilled about it.

For various personal reasons, I have always been aware of how lucky I am to be alive. I mean, we’re all luc...

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Published on January 16, 2017 02:00 • 14 views
Eric Flint Eric Flint's blog:

1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 05


“Pray continue,” Gervais returned in that language.


“We have medicines to defeat some of the more common sickness, if we’re careful about food and water we’ll avoid most of the ick, and as we’re not headed to Bombay or the wetter regions of India, there’s...

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Published on January 15, 2017 22:00 • 1 view
Alessa Ellefson Alessa Ellefson's blog:

Just watched this really interesting Ted Talk by Julian Friedmann about the art of storytelling, in particular with regards to movies (and, even more so, how Hollywood's managed to apply it so successfully over the years). So here are a couple of my notes for you (see below for the full video):

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Published on January 15, 2017 12:55 • 5 views
Sawyer Bennett Sawyer Bennett's blog:

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When you’ve lived your life as a criminal…

When you’ve done unspeakable things …

When your soul has become dark and stained…


The path to redemption begins where you least expect it.


Kyle Sommerville is in hiding and doesn’t want to be found by anyone. Certainly not by his quirky, free-spirited...

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Published on January 15, 2017 11:16 • 12 views
Michelle Lindo-Rice Michelle Lindo-Rice's blog:
The Weight of HimThe Weight of Him by Ethel Rohan
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

In The Weight of Him, we meet Billy and his family who is grappling with the loss of a son by suicide. We're brought into the world of an obese man who decides to make positive life changes after his son's death. His struggle is real and I e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 15:50 • 1 view
Alison Morton Alison Morton's blog:

When I typed the last word of the first draft of INCEPTIO in 2009 I didn’t have a clue what to do with it. After advice, professional assessment, and submitting to a lot of agents whose response was “great concept, great story, great writing – not sure I could sell it” I decided to go the indepen...

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Published on January 15, 2017 23:02 • 13 views
Tyson Adams Tyson Adams's blog:

River Marked (Mercy Thompson, #6)River Marked by Patricia Briggs

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


There are times when you really need a bigger boat.


Mercy and Adam have decided to get married and go on a honeymoon. Of course, everyone else has plans on their time, including a few odd jobs they could do. Such as figure out why so many peopl...

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Published on January 15, 2017 16:00 • 1 view
N. Kuhn N. Kuhn's blog:

St. Helena Vineyard Kindle WorldBrought to you by Marina AdairGenre: Contemporary Romance
Building Forever (The Forever Series 1)by Cary Hart Buy it now
Saving Forever (The Forever Series 2)by Cary Hart Buy it now
Love by Designby Deb McNaught Buy it now
Last Chance Lullabyby Donna Alward Buy it now... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 23:30 • 6 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

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Why is it here? What am I doing? I think I’m just hungry. A peanut butter and jelly sandwich sounds good right now.


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Published on January 15, 2017 16:00 • 13 views
Pet Torres Pet Torres's blog:
Confira agora as 3 cores de batons que estão em alta nesse verão.



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Published on January 15, 2017 12:42 • 1 view
Tosh Berman Tosh Berman's blog:

January 15, 2017
Last night I had a dream that gave me a great idea. Before I went to sleep last night, I was listening to a recording by the Jack Quartet, who focuses on contemporary music. When I went to their website, I read that they are actually a non-profit organization. As I dreamed las... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 08:18 • 1 view
Kristy Centeno Kristy Centeno's blog:

Inkspell Publishing LLC is determined to make your Valentine’s Day extra special with this romantic boxed set for the romance readers! Six authors bring to you six sweet and sizzling romance novellas that will make you swoon. And here’s the cover reveal of the box set!



And there is a special pr...

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Published on January 15, 2017 07:05 • 11 views
Dani Collins Dani Collins's blog:
New Release! Not In Her Wildest Dreams

Rejected and ruined by Liebe Falls’ golden boy, Paige hoped to never see Sterling again, but fifteen years later, she’s forced to work with him. Could it be a second chance? Not in her wildest dreams.



Get your copy of this sexy, funny, heartfelt romance today.



New Release! Not In Her Wildest Dreams



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Published on January 15, 2017 08:21 • 1 view
Betsy Bird Betsy Bird's blog:

It’s that time again! Because my day job actually consists of buying adult books, not children’s, I am privy to a whole different slant on how children’s literature is perceived by the wider publishing world. What assumptions do adult authors make of our profession? How do books for children affe...

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Published on January 15, 2017 21:00 • 2 views
Will Shetterly Will Shetterly's blog:
On Twitter, I said, From Martin Luther King's writing, it's clear he wouldn't have supported the same candidate that Lewis did. When someone objected, I explained why: ...you seem to be forgetting that King was also a democratic socialist whose focus was on poverty. His Dream speech was given at... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 21:16 • 11 views
Nancy Werlin Nancy Werlin's blog:


Mom’s Death, 35

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Published on January 15, 2017 07:00 • 1 view
Elizabeth Lennox Elizabeth Lennox's blog:

Dangerous Attraction – Book #2 in the Montana Men Series


Joe’s Story…


He hadn’t moved fast enough!


“JOE!” his mother bellowed.


Instantly, Joe’s shoulders stiffened and he froze. Looking over his shoulder, trying to determine if his mother could actually see him, his eyes collided with his mothers. Ca...

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Published on January 15, 2017 19:29 • 6 views
Eden Summers Eden Summers's blog:
PictureIt's finally here.
The end.
The final installment of the Reckless Beat series.
*Sobs uncontrollably*

I'm not going to get all blubbery and emotional. *sniffle* I promise.

This story was a long time coming. Ryan and Leah have loved each other from the start. Originally as best friends, but we all knew... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 14, 2017 15:09 • 12 views
Ari McKay Ari McKay's blog:

Our 2nd editionof Letters from Cupid is now available for preorder from Dreamspinner Press! It’s been significantly revised and expanded from the original edition, and we’re pleased with the changes, which we think deepenDerek and Macon’s character and relationship development.


Letters from Cupid...

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Published on January 15, 2017 07:04 • 1 view
Lance Morcan Lance Morcan's blog:

Great Historicals


Author and Top 500 Amazon Canada reviewer Mirella Patzer, of Great Historicals’ Historical Fiction Book Reviews, has this to say aboutour new releasenovel WHITE SPIRIT:


Lance and James Morcan love to write books about aboriginal peoples of the world. Their novels always intrigue me with their...

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Published on January 15, 2017 21:41 • 6 views
David  Brown David Brown's blog:
How is everyone doing? I've been super busy with my films, so haven't had much time to hang out on wordpress or even post at all. Happy to report that my short documentary, Kahana: Teaching Life, (about stuntman Kim Kahana Sr.) has been accepted as an official selection in two film festivals and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 11:58 • 1 view
Ryan Werner Ryan Werner's blog:
Might as well go whole hog while I'm indulging my nostalgia. I'm joining in on this Albums of My Teenage Years thing a little late. These are some of the real formative years in terms of taste, the foundation of it if not the development of it. Consider these the baby pictures of my musical taste... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 10:27 • 11 views
Albert Espinosa Albert Espinosa's blog:

Artículo 519. Quizás lo que más me gusta de este enero es que es época de reencuentros y de preguntas. El otro día intercepté tres conversaciones interesantes en un mismo bar. En una mesa un hombre le contaba a una mujer que había estado en Japón estas Navidades y que allá había lugares para ir a...

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Published on January 15, 2017 18:02 • 7 views
Max Frei Max Frei's blog:
В смысле, такое прекрасное, что прям не ожидали.

В нашем электромагазине кто-то купил сразу 99 чашек Фрая, а потом пришёл другой кто-то и купил сразу 30 чашек.

Мы, как внезапно выяснилось, лютые пессимисты. По крайней мере, такого поворота не ожидали. У нас счётчик чашек был ограничен цифрой 100. Т... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2017 13:48 • 1 view
Francesca Forrest Francesca Forrest's blog:




wakanomori and I went to see Moana this past week. (I arrived at the theater first and bought the tickets. "Two for Moana," I said, and the ticket seller said, ". . . Two adult tickets?" "Yes," I said. Yes, two adults can go see a Disney film, unaccompanied by a child. IT CAN BE DONE.)

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Published on January 15, 2017 16:22 • 13 views
Robert J. Shiller Robert J. Shiller's blog:
“Make America Great Again,” the slogan of President-elect Donald J. Trump’s successful election campaign, has been etched in the national consciousness. But it is hard to know what to make of those vague words.

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Published on January 15, 2017 15:14 • 12 views
T.J. Dixon T.J. Dixon's blog:
My next book should be released on 2nd March and available for preorder at some point in February. It is a light hearted though at times gory story set in a magical fantasy world. The main character is a man recently reincarnated as a troll god. He is a troll that likes good food and good drink a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2017 01:28 • 11 views
Beth Cato Beth Cato's blog:

“Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very;’ your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.”

~Mark Twain


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Published on January 15, 2017 05:00 • 1 view
Seumas Gallacher Seumas Gallacher's blog:


…yeez don’t have to be crazy to be a writer, but most of we scribblers will prob’ly tell yeez it helps… it wouldn’t be the first time (nor, I s’pose, the last) that this ol’ Jurassic’s sanity has come under question… the journey thus far into my crime fiction masterpiece production over the pa...

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Published on January 15, 2017 11:32 • 11 views
Jennifer Apodaca Jennifer Apodaca's blog:

There was a weekend? I’m behind and trying like bad to catch up!


So Friday I saw my doctor and I’m in pretty good health except for my Rheumatoid Arthritis :-) That’s really good news for me. Yeah, we have to deal with my stomach issues, but we’ll figure out a way to manage it successfully. And I’d l...

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Published on January 15, 2017 22:00 • 1 view
Dina Rae Dina Rae's blog:

Fated Destinations
(Crimson Tree Publishing)
Publication date: December 27th 2016
Genres: Contemporary, Paranormal, Romance, Science Fiction
FATED DESTINATIONS: A Contemporary, Paranormal, and Science Fiction Romance Boxed Set
Escape from the everyday with this set of 7 all-new travel-based romances...
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Published on January 16, 2017 00:00 • 1 view
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