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Nora Roberts Nora Roberts's blog:
That’s what I thought this morning when I woke up and remembered it wasSaturday. Where did my week go? It’s easy enough to figure out. I traveled home from NY on Monday, unpacked a week’s worth of RWA clothes, shoes, bags and so on. Then collapsed in an exhausted heap. Tuesday was catch up after... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 11:35 • 2 views
ساجد العبدلي ساجد العبدلي's blog:
قوله تعالى في سورة الفرقان، “وإذا خاطبهم الجاهلون قالوا سلاما”، أي إذا سفه الجُهّال بالقول السيء على عباد الرحمن، لم يردوا عليهم بالمثل، بل يتجاوزون ويصفحون ولا يقولون إلا خيرا، ولا يلفظون إلا سدادا. هذا التوجيه الإلهي الذي جاء في سورة الفرقات هو منهج رباني متكامل لكيف يجب أن يكون عليه المرء في... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 14:41 • 1 view
Shawn L. Bird Shawn L. Bird's blog:
When very riled my dad would curse “Sugar!” he’d cry with vehemence. Remembering now makes me sigh, t’was a perfect curse for such a sweet guy. Tagged: dad, poem, poetry, quatrain, rhyme, sugar Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 13:44 • 1 view
Brandon Shire Brandon Shire's blog:

gay romance

Buy Now from Gumroad, Nook,ARe,Kobo, orAmazon

Or inpaperback.

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...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:47 • 4 views
Carly Rose Carly Rose's blog:
Cover Artist: Meredith RussellBlack & Blühe(Out of the Blue,Book Two)By RJ Jones
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 »
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Published on July 30, 2015 12:07 • 2 views
Jennifer Niven Jennifer Niven's blog:


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...

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Published on August 01, 2015 14:55 • 3 views
Leah Libresco Leah Libresco's blog:
— 1 — I’ve had some pretty good Sondheim birthdays, but this toddler’s parents have thrown the best party. To celebrate her son’s first birthday, L’erin Dobra threw him a Mickey Mouse party. Planning out Grayson’s second birthday party, Ms. Dobra chose a different theme, one that reflected her li... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 10:43 • 3 views
Robin  Ellis Robin Ellis's blog:



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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.


Lunch?
Yes!

To brighten a cloudy day…


Summer simplicity–using vegetables bang in season and begging to be u...

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Published on August 01, 2015 09:19 • 2 views
Muzaf Ahmad Muzaf Ahmad's blog:

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...

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Published on July 31, 2015 01:35 • 4 views
Laurie Boris Laurie Boris's blog:

IdeaI’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...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:21 • 27 views
Ashley Elliott Ashley Elliott's blog:

“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...

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Published on July 31, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Alex P. Berg Alex P. Berg's blog:
The Black Mast MurderBuy it now on Amazon! Or read for free…

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?...

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Published on July 30, 2015 13:14 • 2 views
Natalia Jaster Natalia Jaster's blog:
















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...

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Published on July 12, 2015 09:30 • 2 views
Peter L. Berger Peter L. Berger's blog:

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...

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Published on August 01, 2015 12:00 • 5 views
K.O. Daniels K.O. Daniels's blog:

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 »
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Published on July 31, 2015 09:01 • 1 view
Ana Gonzalez Duque Ana Gonzalez Duque's blog:


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 »
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Published on July 31, 2015 00:00 • 4 views
Michelle Dennis Evans Michelle Dennis Evans's blog:

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 »
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Published on August 01, 2015 04:21 • 5 views
D. River D. River's blog:
And so the search begins for new models. Hours upon hours of carefully studying pictures of half-naked men.

Oh woe is me.
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Published on August 01, 2015 15:02 • 7 views
Michael  Kelly Michael Kelly's blog:

More collections from Undertow






Michael Kelly

Publisher


Undertow Publications


undertowbooks@gmail.com


www.undertowbooks.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE









Story collections from Watt and Moraine for 2016
Press release





Toronto, Canada, August 1, 2015 — Undertow Publications has acquired short story collections fro...

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:11 • 6 views
Angela V. Cook Angela V. Cook's blog:
I can't believe my book baby is six-months old! To celebrate, I'm hosting an INTERNATIONAL giveaway on Goodreads! Meaning, anyone, anywhere can enter (as long as you have a Goodreads account). Yes, I will ship a signed copy of Into a Million Pieces toany addresson the planet--as long asit'sa prop... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 14:35 • 3 views
Becca Ritchie Becca Ritchie's blog:
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August 1st, 2015 is Lily Calloway's 24th birthday. It also marks the two year anniversary of Ricochet (Addicted #1.5). It's not a coincidence that both are the same -- when we chose Lily's birthday, we did it in homage to Ricochet's release date, and now the book about her self-recovery, indepen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 11:26 • 9 views
Anne Mercier Anne Mercier's blog:
Super short snippet from Ballad (Rockstar #5) Coming Sept 24!! “I don’t think you understand what you’re asking of me, Coley.” “I’m not asking for anything,...



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Published on August 01, 2015 13:27 • 4 views
Mark Wildyr Mark Wildyr's blog:
STARbooks Press has delayed the publication of MEDICINE HAIR, the fourth novel in the Cut Hand series, until December, so I thought I’d give you a short excerpt from the book. The novel continues the story of John Strobaw (War Eagle/Night Sky Hair) and Matthew Brandt (Shambling Bear). By the tim... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 05:00 • 1 view
Donna Banta Donna Banta's blog:
In response to the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board's decision to allow openly gay leaders, the LDS Church issued the following scathing statement:
“The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is deeply troubled by today’s vote by the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Boa...
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Published on July 31, 2015 10:45 • 3 views
S.J.D. Peterson S.J.D. Peterson's blog:
Head on over to Dreamspinner Press and grab you a great deal on a few of Scotty's books. While there check out the rest of his backlist--it's quite impressive :)



Check them all out HERE
Scotty will also be popping on to the Dreamspinner Press Facebook page so be sure to stop over and show some l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 04:00 • 3 views
Lynn M. Dixon Lynn M. Dixon's blog:

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As the summer begins to wind down, many of us will wonder, “What did I do? Where did I go? Did I have any fun? Was it an enjoyable summer?” William Shakespeare wrote, “Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.”


For those of us who live in the Midwest or in any city that gets all four seasons, w...

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:25 • 1 view
Jamie Beck Jamie Beck's blog:

When Bobbi Dumas and Lorelei’s Lit Lair invited me to participate in Read-a-Romance Month as a derivative author via Lorelei’s RARM post, I was honored. When I learned the central theme of the month was “the joys of romance,” I knew this could well be the easiest blog post I might ever be asked t...

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Published on August 01, 2015 04:20 • 6 views
Holly Tucker Holly Tucker's blog:

By April Stevens (W&M Managing Editor)


Summer is beginningto wind down for many, but we are trying to hold onto some summer fun here at Wonders & Marvels. So this week we are focusing on a little more frivolous but very fun stories ofyesteryear!


From Rebels toDaredevils


Let’s consider the...

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:00 • 2 views
Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:


My first Harry Potter Wizarding World experience with amazing friends! Writers/readers are the best crowddd!!

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:33 • 16 views
Kathryn  Warner Kathryn Warner's blog:
Edward II's queen Isabella of France, then eighteen years old, visited her homeland in March/April 1314 to petition her father Philip IV on some matters concerning her husband's duchy of Gascony. Isabella arrived in Paris on 16 March 1314, the day after her father had Jacques de Molay, Grand Mast... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 04:29 • 7 views
Kirsten Fichter Kirsten Fichter's blog:

Marita rubbed her eyes and scowled at the sunlight streaming through the window. Morning already? It can't be.

She was tired enough to border on cranky, but that wouldn't do. The craftsmaster at the palace would be sure to notice if she even brushed against cranky. No - better get up and make the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 13:46 • 4 views
Josephine Angelini Josephine Angelini's blog:

I've been asked to put one together for the Worldwalker trilogy. The problem is that I am the WORST when it comes to picking actors to play my characters ...

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Published on July 29, 2015 22:00 • 3 views
Rebecca Pillsbury Rebecca Pillsbury's blog:

My main goal with this blog is to inspire others to follow their bliss–to find their own experience of ecstasy. But I also use this platform as a means to share my own journey—my fears, my triumphs, and my milestones. This post is about the latter. Many of you have followed along with my love […]...

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Published on July 30, 2015 10:23 • 4 views
Kate L. Mary Kate L. Mary's blog:
Due to a mix-up in release dates on Amazon, WHEN WE WERE HUMAN will not be available until Monday. Sorry for the delay! I tried to fix it but Amazon was being difficult. “They came four years ago. Invaded our planet, rounded us up, decimated the human race. We fought back, and some even say […]
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Published on July 30, 2015 22:57 • 2 views
Jennifer Soldner Jennifer Soldner's blog:
I am going to be completely honest for a minute. I am exhausted. Completely and utterly wiped out. And it is probably only for that reason that I can toss aside any anxiety (and probably decent grammar) and write out this article. I have written before on Social Anxiety. It is a cruel, heartless... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 12:50 • 4 views
Vannetta Chapman Vannetta Chapman's blog:

2014-06-04 14.18.22I’m so excited to announce the release of Brian’s Choice and introduce you to the community of Cody’s Creek, Oklahoma.


I travelled to the Amish community of Chouteau before I began writing this series. It’s located 40 minutes to the east of Tulsa, a straight shot down US-412. Chateau was originall...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:20 • 5 views
Elizabeth Eiler Elizabeth Eiler's blog:


I am over the blue moon to announce that Swift and Brave: Sacred Souls of Animals is published!

This book was a three-year labor of love. Some of the insights within the pages could only have come from living a range of experiences. There were times when prayer, grieving, and healing were require... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 14:11 • 41 views
Veronica Del Rosa Veronica Del Rosa's blog:
It’s almost that time again… camping! Last trip was cancelled due to thunderstorms.. As much as I love camping, there’s no way I want to do that in while it’s pouring down, especially with an energetic kid who can’t run … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 07:33 • 4 views
Kristen Painter Kristen Painter's blog:

Welcome to Nocturne Falls, the town that celebrates Halloween 365 days a year. The tourists think it’s all a show: the vampires, the werewolves, the witches, the occasional gargoyle flying through the sky. But the supernaturals populating the town know better.


Pageflex Persona [document: PRS0000026_00034]Living in Nocturne Falls means bein...

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Published on August 01, 2015 06:56 • 2 views
Kenzie Cade Kenzie Cade's blog:

This is a new one because, well, it’s my first Flash Fiction Friday and it’s really… um… non-fiction. I decided to join Chuck Wendig’s prompts and expand my horizons on the writing front. Lo and behold, my first attempt is not really fiction, so I’m gonna try to make it flashy!

Once upon a time, t...

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Published on July 31, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Latashia Figueroa Latashia Figueroa's blog:



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I have to admit, and many will disagree, but I liked this book more than Gillian Flynn’spopular book,Gone Girl. Gone Girl is witty andsuspenseful, lots of twists and turns. However, I found myself drawn to the characters Paula Hawkins created in her killerdebut novel.With a haunting and myst...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:16 • 2 views
Brina Brady Brina Brady's blog:

Hi!


I wanted to let you know I’m working on book 3 in the Rent Me series. Currently, I titled it “Make Me”. It may change, but so far I think it will fit. In this book, Brennen is going to stand up for himself more and let his feelings and desires known to Dmitri. This is the book that is going to...

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Published on July 31, 2015 05:20 • 5 views
Blak Rayne Blak Rayne's blog:
Coming in August!You've got to read this book! There's so much talent between the covers it will leave you craving for more! #TeasetoPlease50 Tease to Please EXTRAORDINARY AUTHOR EXCERPTS from 50 NYT, USA Today & Amazon Bestselling Authors Releasing August
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Published on July 30, 2015 21:55 • 2 views
Ryan Field Ryan Field's blog:
Steve Grand's Music

In an unusual twist, here's something about Steve Grand's music, not Steve Grand, not Steve Grand's swimwear, or Steve Grand's looks. Just his music. I have it and I love it.







My debut album, "All-American Boy" just came out! Get it on: iTunes, Amazon, GooglePlay and all the oth... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 11:05 • 1 view
John A. Little John A. Little's blog:
THE TRUE HISTORY OF IRELAND – PART ONE
(A humorous dialogue between Anglo-Ireland and Irish-Ireland)

Question: When and where did the Irish language originate?
Answer: Probably around 500 years B.C. with the arrival of the barbaric pagan Celtic tribes who were spreading throughout Central Europe. S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 13:41 • 8 views
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