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Jim C. Hines Jim C. Hines's blog:

Friday writes fanfiction about the other days of the week.



LEGO Steampunk Vampire Hunter Kit, by Guy Himber.
Before and After Pics of Pets Growing Up with their Toys.
Gryphons, by iguanamouth. I think the Potoo/Pallas Cat gryphon is my favorite. (Link via Shweta Narayan)
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Published on May 22, 2015 06:02 • 8 views
Michael J. Sullivan Michael J. Sullivan's blog:



The excitement around the next Riyria book continues to grow and it's time for a giveaway...or even better two!

Each one is offering one of 3 copies and you can enter both to double your chances to win.

The first one is being done through Goodreads:


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Published on May 22, 2015 07:27 • 4 views
Vera Q. Vera Q.'s blog:
Ringrazio di cuore Sara Zelda Mazzini, scrittrice ed amica, per questa intervista senza veli condita con digitale.

A Room With An Interview: Vera Q.
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Published on May 22, 2015 14:59 • 19 views
Elena M. Reyes Elena M. Reyes's blog:
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Published on May 22, 2015 14:06 • 25 views
Java Davis Java Davis's blog:
Tentative title: Metal (draft is finished)
Genre: General Fiction
Word Count: 24K+
NO offensive words; NO sex scenes
Looking for TWO beta readers.
Dr. Frank Lally is a retired Navy podiatrist living in a small town in upper New York State. He buys some property from a government land sale, and, throug... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 13:55 • 25 views
Charles Suddeth Charles Suddeth's blog:
Green River Writers 2015 Writing Contest. Two Grand Prizes and 14 other categories, including fiction, non-fiction, & poetry. Over $1700 in prizes. Grand prize categories- $3 each entry for GRW members; $5 each entry for non-members. All other categories- $2 each entry or $12 maximum for GRW... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 13:40 • 32 views
Arzu Altınanıt Arzu Altınanıt's blog:

Dünyadaki tüm yazarların kitaplarını Türkçe yazdıklarını, çok az bir bölümünde kendi dillerini kullandıklarını ve çevirmenlerin sadece orayı çevirdiklerini ve bu işi de genellikle kötü yaptıklarını biliyor muydunuz?

Nereden mi çıktı bu?

İnanın öyleymiş, ben de yeni öğrendim. Nasıl öğrendiğimi anl...

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Published on February 24, 2015 06:37 • 10 views
Mike   Billington Mike Billington's blog:
I stood in the front yard gazing at the imposing house that Elizabeth Thompson and her family call home.
"The workmen did a nice job repairing all the damage," I said.
"They did at that," Elizabeth said as she stood nearby. "It cost a fortune but it was worth it. This is our home, after all, and we... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 13:41 • 64 views
Cheralyn Darcey Cheralyn Darcey's blog:

Hello friends!
Wishing you a lovely weekend ahead. My Florasphere message this week comes from my experiences this month. Maybe it touches on something for a few of you also....
This past month, I have found myself defeated and blocked by slow processes and in these moments I have at times fallen a...

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Published on May 21, 2015 14:32 • 4 views
Nicolás Boullosa Nicolás Boullosa's blog:

Wed, 20 May 2015 10:21:28 -0400

Hay sectores, el cinematográfico entre ellos, que han perfeccionado un modelo laboral alternativo a la más costosa y regulada estructura corporativa tradicional, y menos sujeto a tareas prescindibles y con hipercompetitividad como ocurre en la desregulada “economí...

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Published on May 22, 2015 11:53 • 2 views
Leah Williams Leah Williams's blog:

That’s not weird at all, bb!! I am so glad you were able to extricate yourself from someone like that. You’re a brave, amazing person. Thank u for the kind message, truly.

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Published on January 25, 2015 16:36 • 2 views
Jenna Moreci Jenna Moreci's blog:

A few months ago, I had the privilege of visiting a local
high school in order to talk about success, entrepreneurship, and my personal
journey as a writer. It was an incredible experience, and the kids (erm, young
adults?) were sweet, smart, and hilarious.

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Before my visit, each kid was
encouraged to...

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Published on May 20, 2015 11:56 • 6 views
Eve Human Eve Human's blog:

The main reason for writing a story about hope was the the realization that among the political interested people there seemed to be next to no one who had any personal hope, that there might be a possible future that will not lead to a human or planetary catastrophe.

I believe, that if there is n...

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Published on May 12, 2015 07:07 • 6 views
Ed Wagemann Ed Wagemann's blog:

The music industry was once a welcoming place for young unsolicited musicians and writers. But all this began to change in December of 1984, when a musician from Illinois named Fred Sanford took Michael Jackson to Federal court and sued him for copyright infringement. Two years earlier, Sanford h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 30, 2010 10:33 • 3 views
Vera Nijveld Vera Nijveld's blog:
I have been living in Germany for over three years now, and though I like my German life a lot, I do miss my home country. It may sound curious, but one of the things I miss is the foundation 'Collectieve Propaganda van het Nederlandse Boek' (CPNB, "Collective Promotion for the Dutch Book"). This... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 19, 2015 05:42 • 1 view
محمد قرط الجزمي محمد قرط الجزمي's blog:

كلنا مواطنيون

[كلنا مواطنيون]

في عمان كلنا مواطنون، ولا يحق لأيٍّ كان أن يطعن مواطناً في وطنيته، بل لا يحق لأيِّ كائن من كان أن يجعل نفسه ميزاناً في الوطنية، فيحدد هذا وطنيته ضعيفة، وذاك وطنيته أكبر.. وليس أهل مسقط أكبر من أهل صحار وطنية، ولا أهل الباطنة بأقل وطنية من مسندم، ولا العماني المهاجر وطنيته أقل م... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 20, 2015 14:00 • 6 views
Joni Hahn Joni Hahn's blog:

The post The Black Women Who Could Rock the Marvel Cinematic Universe appeared first on Joni Hahn.


With the Marvel Cinematic Universe growing at an incredible pace, it’s no telling who may show up in the next Avengers movie or in the upcomingNetflix series. With that said, it would be nice to see...

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Published on May 21, 2015 10:25 • 2 views
J.S. Watts J.S. Watts's blog:
Present and past come together in a variety of ways today.

In the immediate present, the seventh and penultimate blog post in the week-long Witchlight Blog-Tour has been published. The Battered Suitcase Press Blog is kindly hosting my contemplations on the subject of present and past.

In the recent...
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Published on May 22, 2015 11:48 • 7 views
L.M. Somerton L.M. Somerton's blog:
I'm really proud to be taking part in the hop again this year, which has once again attracted a huge amount of support. Click the badge and it will take you to the hop page where you'll find a list of all the participants. May 17th is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 16, 2015 14:18 • 4 views
Gonzo Dawg Gonzo Dawg's blog:
New, remastered, updated an' unimproved 'director's cut' of the old LGPotL trailer vid that we put out there to plug the ol' comic book back in the day. Now, it's been fiddled about with a bit an' pressed into service to promote our Kindle eBook edition. Here it is, kidz....kinda' cunningly telli... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 15, 2015 15:47 • 6 views
Kirsten M. Corby Kirsten M. Corby's blog:

SPOILERS for the SONG OF ICE AND FIRE BOOKS by George RR Martin. And possibly for the show.


Don’t say I didn’t warn you.





I’m concerned about a possible upcoming plot twist on the TV show GAME OF THRONES. I guess it is my favorite TV show — the only one I watch live, and I usually rewatch it a coupl...

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Published on May 16, 2015 22:21 • 5 views
Kathy Gates Kathy Gates's blog:

A true hero’s journey The Place We Went to Yesterday by Lisa Mauro Ella is not enchanted and, at first glance, all she has going for her are urban survival skills. But when even these let her down she ends up in foster home only slightly less dangerous than the place she grew up in. […]


The post B...

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Published on May 20, 2015 19:04 • 4 views
Daya Dissanayake Daya Dissanayake's blog:







Marakoku was written in 1993, and had won the State Literary Award in 1994. Yet it took 22 years to cross the great divide from Jaffna to Colombo. It was only after Upali Leelarathne had translated the great novel by Kanthiah Nadesan (Theniyan) from Tamil to Sinhala as 'Kula Anaganavo' that I was...

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Published on May 22, 2015 11:44 • 6 views
Susabelle Kelmer Susabelle Kelmer's blog:

As a writer, I’m always curious about other writer’s writing spaces. For years, my “writing space” was the end of the dining room table, where I was constantly being interrupted and distracted. It was the best we could do, and I dealt with it as best I could. Then we moved to Colorado (where I ca...

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Published on May 16, 2015 02:00 • 4 views
John  Howard John Howard's blog:
Alcebiades Diniz interviews me for his excellent blog Bibliophage. Click here to read it. 'Fantastical phenomena and philosophical questions in the edges of our history and cognitive universe...'
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Published on May 22, 2015 11:44 • 4 views
Laura Vanderkam Laura Vanderkam's blog:

IKnowHowSheDoesIt_2One of the things I love about what I do is that I get to see things through from start to finish. The boxes of hard-bound I Know How She Does It copies are here. I also found the proposal in my desk drawer. It is interesting to see what changes when you go from idea to realized product.

What cha...

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Published on May 13, 2015 10:36 • 5 views
Jonathan L. Ferrara Jonathan L. Ferrara's blog:
This happens to us on a daily. One time, between a 24-hour period, we were asked three times by three different people if we were identical twins.
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Published on May 22, 2015 07:42 • 2 views
Maggie  Mitchell Maggie Mitchell's blog:

Fiction Book Review: Pretty Is by Maggie Mitchell. Holt, $26 (320p) ISBN 978-1-62779-148-9
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Mitchell's debut novel is both a skewering of America's JonBenet Ramsey%E2style fixation with little girls in peril and a fascinating glimpse at the intensity of female friendship. In th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 11, 2015 11:08 • 2 views
M.L. Desir M.L. Desir's blog:

Monique Desir:

Thank you.


Originally posted on This Writer's Life:


A lot of writer pals said they were going to “follow closely” my journey with Booktrope. From the minute I was accepted there, I was told, “I’m curious to see how this unfolds for you.” And, I promised that I would relay back to e...

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Published on May 21, 2015 08:01 • 6 views
Camilla Monk Camilla Monk's blog:

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From May 12~May 22: Win a SPOTLESS Longchamp bag! :)


To celebrate the release of SPOTLESS in style, ENTER NOW for a chance to win a UNIQUE LUXURY BAG designed after the book’s cover!

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Published on May 11, 2015 15:56 • 3 views
Roy Huff Roy Huff's blog:
To give a little background behind the story, I need to backtrack to several years before the present.

In high school, I was a model student, straight-A’s, valedictorian and student body president. That was in spite of living in severe poverty and struggling with an absent father who had serious... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2015 18:15 • 3 views
Jessica Bayliss Jessica Bayliss's blog:
Isn't it dreamy? A HUGE than you to Magali Frechette for her incredible work on my first solo release cover.

Look for "Breathless," one story from the Sea Mist Series by from Three Worlds Press, on May 28th with pre-orders available approximately one week before. Picture Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 14, 2015 03:12 • 4 views
Charlee Allden Charlee Allden's blog:

I’m doing a bit of guest blogging this week.

Today I’m visiting Veronica Scott on her blog and talking about the future I’d like to see: https://veronicascott.wordpress.com/2015/05/12/guest-author-charlee-allden-stealing-mercury/

If you missed it, I visited The Galaxy express to talk about packin...

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Published on May 12, 2015 06:00 • 6 views
Wesley Banks Wesley Banks's blog:

Less than 7 days and you can read Hope In Every Raindrop!

Without that said, I’ve got 4 additional pieces of important information for you:

Last week I launched a giveaway on Goodreads for a signed copy. The giveaway ends May 25, so make sure you sign up before then. (You can sign up by clicking he... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 20, 2015 05:00 • 1 view
Moxie Darling Moxie Darling's blog:

I'm so excited to be working with FrolicMe, a classy, gorgeous erotica website. It's unique in that it combines sensual films and naughty stories, so you get the best of both worlds. A new short film is released each week! I was lucky enough to be contacted by the founder and, after submitting so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 19, 2015 21:00 • 6 views
Wendy Anne Darling Wendy Anne Darling's blog:

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Fabulous – and very simple – way to expand your book sales for FREE. As soon as I’m done with my second book, this will be the first thing I’ll do!


Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:


Effrosyni Moschoudi was the very first one to suggest to me this little trick, and I have...

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Published on May 13, 2015 10:23 • 6 views
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