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Carol Ann Kauffman Carol Ann Kauffman's blog:
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Dear Gentle Readers,

Today is David Tennant's Birthday. The Scottish actor, best known for Dr. Who and Broadchurch, has done more than any actor of our time to make the works of William Shakespeare appealing to our young (and not so young) people.

Happy Birthday, David.

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Published on April 18, 2015 16:14 • 1 view
Ricardo Grenville Ricardo Grenville's blog:

Lorenzo Olarte en el Instituto Noos


Lorenzo Olarte participó como ponente en el Illes Baleares, compartiendo mesa redonda con el Secretario General del Instituto Noos, Miguel Tejeiro y el miembro del Comité Científico de Noos y profesor de ESADE, Joan Quintana. Durante su estancia en Palma se le vio frecuentemente en compañía de...

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Published on April 18, 2015 09:53 • 1 view
T.A. Uner T.A. Uner's blog:

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Are you a writer? You are? Great. I’m sure you know that as a writer, especially a new one, you’ll need reviews. Reviews drive sales, and give your book(s) credibility. But, when you’re first starting out, reviews are like the Holy Grail. Very difficult to find. But getting reviews doesn’t have...

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Published on April 17, 2015 13:55 • 1 view
Markus Zusak Markus Zusak's blog:


Just picked up The Pause by the inimitable John Larkin. An important book by a brave, funny, brilliant writer - and person. If the first few pages are anything to go by, it’s typically great.

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Published on April 18, 2015 19:44 • 9 views
Peter  Grant Peter Grant's blog:

Almost finished the beta draft of the sequel to 'War To The Knife'. Look for this one in mid-May.




It's been tricky to make it work, because I've had to cover the process of a small resistance group rebuilding their off-planet resources from scratch, developing a fleet presence with warships and t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 19:14 • 5 views
Lance Greenfield Lance Greenfield's blog:

Green PartyA lot of people don’t think before they vote. They just vote for the party that they have always for or, even worse, the party that their parents voted for. Some people even vote for the party that might come second because they don’t like the other party.


In NW Hampshire, around 30,000 voters wo...

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Published on April 18, 2015 14:24 • 1 view
Kayla Lords Kayla Lords's blog:

For all the single submissives out there looking for love, I get it. No really, I do. You yearn to submit to a Dominant, and it seems like finding the right one is nearly impossible. Many of you will take what you can get because you don’t think you deserve better. Others don’t seem to […]

The po...

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Published on April 18, 2015 04:00 • 1 view
Ingrid Hall Ingrid Hall's blog:


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The Labyrinth by Dorian Zari


Review by Joanne Armstrong


This was a pretty absorbing read. The pacing was slow to begin with, but after Id read about a half of the book, things started happening very quickly and I felt it was harder to put down.


For a little about Dorian Zari, heres an excerpt f...

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Published on April 18, 2015 05:26 • 1 view
Therin Knite Therin Knite's blog:

Yes, it’s official, everybody!


I have started abusiness. Me. An actual business.


And that business is… -drum roll- books!


Who would’ve guessed?


But, no, really! I’ve started an actual freelance print book design business,Knite and Day Design.


I noticed a while ago that print book formatting isnot a fi...

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Published on April 02, 2015 07:30 • 4 views
Leah Raeder Leah Raeder's blog:
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Eleven days to go until Black Iris hits stores. You may have heard rumors that this book contains girl-on-girl action. Well, let me put your mind to rest: all the rumors are true. Check out this gorgeous teaser for a taste.


Black Iris -


How do you like that hotness? Blythe sorta makes ovaries...

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Published on April 17, 2015 17:10 • 7 views
Tialla Rising Tialla Rising's blog:

EXCITING NEWS!


The cover and trailer reveal for Book Two, “Where Shadows Lie” is scheduled for May 15th! If you are a blogger and would like to participate, you can sign up on this form.


I would LOVE to have you join me in the reveal! It should be lots of fun and I’m especially excited to releas...

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Published on April 17, 2015 12:02 • 1 view
Theresa Snyder Theresa Snyder's blog:
Clara came running into the clearing.
“Nadia? Come quick Ruloth and Hirador are at it again. I think they might hurt each other. I can’t get them to stop.”
“That’s what we get for having two male dragons instead of a mated pair,” Nadia huffed as she got to her feet.
“Hurry please,” Clara said anxiou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 20:46 • 1 view
Ann Hood Ann Hood's blog:
Here I am, sitting in a hotel room in Orlando. Happy. Annabelle near me. Sam about to graduate from NYU and off to do summer stock in Annapolis, MD. My books selling well. A new novel almost finished. Feeling possibility and love and all good things.
Yet 13 years ago I was in the ICU, beside Grace... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2015 19:14 • 6 views
Lorraine Paton Lorraine Paton's blog:
I do a lot of research. Always have and I don't think I'll be changing any time soon. Some people probably think it is a bit excessive, but... Oh, well. ;)
I recently shared some of my research on self-publishing with my local writing group, Alberta Romance Writers' Association. Victoria Smith, wh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2015 18:29 • 6 views
Donna McGarry Donna McGarry's blog:
‘I’m not coming out of my trailer unless my scene is re-written,’ demands Lola Leo.

Starrkitty wastes no time putting Lola in her place! ‘You’ll do this scene as written or Jamie Gemini takes over the role. I’ve had it up to here with your inane, nonsensical demands. This production has been mire... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 06:18 • 6 views
Cedar Sanderson Cedar Sanderson's blog:
James Young is guest posting at the Mad Genius Club today, writing about what is entailed in being an author-vendor at a con-of-size. The first thing a person should do in order to prepare for any event is do some research. For instance, if you look through previous news clippings, you’ll find th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 05:29 • 1 view
Jenna Zark Jenna Zark's blog:
New York City, 1958.
Took the kids downtown today to the Statue of Liberty. Blu said go ahead, it's a slow Wednesday morning and they need a history lesson that starts before 1958.
So down we go until we’re there, looking up at her. I told them about Frederic Auguste Bartholdi, who created the st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 19:00 • 6 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
I will be giving a 45-minute speech and slide show on transhumanism on May 2nd in Vancouver, Canada if you can make it. I'll be signing books too if you anyone needs. Scientist J Marvin Herndon will also be talking at the approximately 90-min event. Tickets $8. http://www.meetup.com/LifespanBC/ev... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 19:52 • 5 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
A telephone call talked of an an old man with a white topee .His small-time father ,who worked in a cement factory.The cement is no longer.The white topee is no longer.

Memories linger of a city on the sea where the waves beat black granite rocks.The white surf of an ocean which stretches to dista... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 18:40 • 39 views
Rick Soper Rick Soper's blog:
On April 22 I plan on releasing my newest book The Environmentalist. In conjunction with that release I plan on doing specials for all of my other books. Starting with the Rock Star which is always free on Amazon. I will be giving The Singer away for free on 4/19, The King on 4/20, The Bainbridge... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 18:21 • 6 views
Melanie  Ifield Melanie Ifield's blog:
My Good Reads giveaways for The Candlestick Dragon and The Age of Corruption have ended and the books are now starting to wing their way around the world. But I thought to myself – how can I thank everyone for putting themselves into the ‘hat’ to get a paperback copy?
So this coming week I have pu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 17:58 • 22 views
Andrea N. Carr Andrea N. Carr's blog:
My title Family Tree is available for request on Netgalley.

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Published on April 18, 2015 17:33 • 5 views
L.C. Barlow L.C. Barlow's blog:
So, revisions on Pivot have paused or ended for the time being, as the book is beginning its travel around to an agent and/or agents. I am not sure what to expect, but I am hopeful.

Meanwhile, I have finished the first draft of a novel completely unrelated to the Pivot-verse. I have taken a week o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 17:15 • 28 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
Today on my blog I have the honor of interviewing Charli Fountain, the head illustrator for Cheshire Grin Publishing. Welcome to “My Thoughts”. Thanks for sitting down to answer some questions.
I just finished “Dog Without a Shadow” and was particularly taken with the artwork. What attracted you... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 17:04 • 12 views
Cora Graham Cora Graham's blog:
Pretty Dancer is now available for only .99 cents!! If you haven't read it yet, here's your chance!

Pretty Dancer by Cora Graham
Pretty Dancer by Cora Graham


A story about a girl who pours everything she has into her dancing. Her dream? To get accepted into The Elite Academy of Dance, and spend the rest of her life dancing on... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 16:58 • 6 views
Mark Bondurant Mark Bondurant's blog:
You can find my real blog at markbondurant.com!
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Published on April 18, 2015 16:48 • 7 views
Garrett Robinson Garrett Robinson's blog:
Good morning Rebels, and welcome back to my life.

Really quick: thank you for your kind words about Writer Wednesdays so far. I’m always just a little bit nervous when I try out a new thing, and feedback from you guys helps me know if what I’m doing is worth it. So, thank you.

Last week I read John... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 08:30 • 6 views
Michael Schmicker Michael Schmicker's blog:
Philip IV was one greedy royal.

Le Roi de fer (the “Iron King”) ruled France with an iron fist, financing his costly, incessant wars by shaking down the Church, Jews, bankers, and the Knights Templar. When Pope Boniface VIII protested His Royal Highness’s heavy tax on the clergy, Philip accused h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 16:23 • 6 views
Tee Tyson Tee Tyson's blog:
So, Michael Buble posted a photo of an unsuspecting woman in short-shorts on his Instagram with him smirking away in the foreground as her cheeky-cheeks winked cheekily in the background. He even dressed the post up with some hashtags about her hungry albeit beautiful bum and it turned out to be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2015 22:43 • 6 views
Brandon Yusuf Toropov Brandon Yusuf Toropov's blog:
(Henry V, iv, i)



Upon the king! let us our lives, our souls,Our debts, our careful wives,Our children and our sins lay on the king!We must bear all. O hard condition,Twin-born with greatness, subject to the breathOf every fool, whose sense no more can feelBut his own wringing! What infinite heart'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 16:14 • 6 views
Andrea Zuvich Andrea Zuvich's blog:
Good day to you! Today we have Art Historian Alison Lodge as our guestwriteron The Seventeenth Century Lady! I’ve known Alison for several years now on Twitter, where she mainly tweets about 18th-century topics. Today, however, she’s in our century with a wonderful, fact-filled post on George Jam... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2015 07:13 • 5 views
Philippe Izmailov Philippe Izmailov's blog:
Breast cancer patients often display mild cognitive defects even before the initiation of chemotherapy. A new study now attributes the syndrome to post-traumatic stress induced by diagnosis of the disease.
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Published on April 18, 2015 16:16 • 5 views
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