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Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
One thing I have always prided myself on is never having writer’s block. To be fair, I don’t usually sit down to write unless I have something ready to go. I tend to have this thing I will call writer’s neutral. It’s the strangest thing. I know exactly what I want to write and what I want to say.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 12:17 • 5 views
Mary Burton King Mary Burton King's blog:
If you haven't entered my Goodreads Giveaway yet, please do. On September 30th, I will be giving away 2 signed soft cover copies of my 5 star thriller, Beatrice Belladonna's Black Magic Web, so please enter to win!
Before I post another excerpt, I want to relay that the crimes I write about in my... Read more of this blog post »
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Mark Noce Mark Noce's blog:

Woo Hoo! I’ve now go my own author’s pageon Goodreads where readers can list themselves as a fan or add my upcoming book to their “want to read list.” Although my book doesn’t come out for at least another year, you can still check out where Between Two Fires will live hereon Goodreads.
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:36 • 1 view
I-Lanaa Twine I-Lanaa Twine's blog:

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So putting yourself out there sucks, right? Its bad enough you have to face your own personal doubts, but facing the doubts of others can be downright terrifying. And if you haven’t noticed, people can be mean. Like really mean. And when you’re endeavoring to make a name for yourself in a field...

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Published on September 16, 2014 21:44 • 3 views
Tiffany Scandal Tiffany Scandal's blog:

Hey. My name is Tiffany Scandal and I'm a good for nothing broad.

Let me tell you about the time I stole a cross from a church.

I'm not talking a tiny little crucifix. I'm talking about a 12 foot tall, 5 foot wide solid wood cross. Perhaps stolen is the wrong word, but I'm going with it because no...

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Published on September 16, 2014 22:00 • 4 views
Heather Webber Heather Webber's blog:
Witchy Wednesday! Only 3 weeks until ONE POTION IN THE GRAVE is out!






Carly Bell Hartwell’s love potions are always in demand in Hitching Post, Alabama, the wedding capital of the South.…

When Katie Sue Perrywinkle walks into the Little Shop of Potions, Carly is surprised and delighted to see her o...
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Published on September 17, 2014 06:04 • 4 views
Pauline M. Ross Pauline M. Ross's blog:

Excuse me while I squeeee for a while… Michael J Sullivan is one of my favourite fantasy authors, and he’s currently hosting a giveaway for advance printings of his new series. You can sign up at Goodreads and a couple of other places. Full details here.


But that’s not really what got me all excit...

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Published on September 17, 2014 08:51 • 10 views
Alec John Belle Alec John Belle's blog:
Tennessee is now about to pass a bill that allows religious freedom in schools. This sounds like a good thing on the outside, but what will this do to other students?For the longest time, people have wanted to be able to discuss their religious beliefs in schools, but many people haven't looked a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 13:52 • 3 views
Gemma Herrero Virto Gemma Herrero Virto's blog:

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Aquí podéis descargar gratis el libro de relatos de terror de Toni Cifuentes. Yo los leí hace tiempo y, si mi opinión os sirve de algo, os diré que son muy buenos. Algunos te ponen los pelos literalmente de punta. Dadle una oportunidad, que no os arrepentiréis ;-)


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Published on September 16, 2014 16:31 • 3 views
Miguel Alcázar Miguel Alcázar's blog:
Como muchos de los foráneos que tenemos la suerte de vivir en Cataluña —y la desgracia de vivir en Barcelona— esto tan importante que está sucediendo por estas preciosas tierras me la trae completamente al pairo. El otro día, con eso de la ve baixa pasando por la puerta de mi casa (Avinguda Diago... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 16:28 • 8 views
Emm Cole Emm Cole's blog:
With every book release, I also do a playlist of the songs I listened to while writing the book.

The Short Life of Sparrows Playlist

Chapter 1:
Calli is fitted for an Awakening dress – Hurt by Johnny Cash

Chapter 2:
Isaiah enters the gate and sees the Seers at tea - Edward Scissorhands, The Main Th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 11:01 • 11 views
Veronica Del Rosa Veronica Del Rosa's blog:

Bound by Fate

Bound by Fate by Mandy Lou Dowson

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


I have to admit, at first, I didn’t like Beth. She jumped to conclusions and caused heartache. And yet, by the end, I liked her. She tried to make things right and found her inner strength.

I loved the two secondary characters, Margo and Ma...

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Published on September 16, 2014 17:28 • 11 views
Olley White Olley White's blog:
For all of you who wanted that little bit more of Stefan and Max, here is their....First Time.
Available for free from Smashwords.


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(14.5) What if I don’t like it?MaxMax would have sworn up and down, left and right and on the holy bible that he wasn’t nervous. The hands that shook as... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 06:48 • 19 views
Kyle Michel Sullivan Kyle Michel Sullivan's blog:
The view from my hotel window, this morning. A nice steady soft rain that sometimes got to be monsoon-like. Unlike LA, where when it rains people drive faster, driving in this city in the rain is like taking lessons in how to go so slow, you're headed backwards. And how construction on the freew... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 19:49 • 9 views
Lydia Rodriguez-Clement Lydia Rodriguez-Clement's blog:
Yep, where does time go? I have been having a most difficult time, making time, to write or read. Oh the injustice!!

It is just more fun for writers/readers to be immersed in the lives of our characters/books than real life sometimes. Real life has too many responsibilities, appointments, and fla... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 10:35 • 46 views
Katheryn Thompson Katheryn Thompson's blog:
"Deprivation is for me what daffodils were to Wordsworth" - Philip Larkin.
As well as being a superb quote, and summing up beautifully what Larkin's poems are all about, this hits on a key point when it comes to writing. What inspires you?

I get inspired by all sorts of things, most of them suprisi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 10:30 • 19 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
Just announced: I will be speaking in Geneva at TEDxTransmedia on Nov 5th. This popular event organized by Nicoletta Iacobacci is being held at RTS Studios (Switzerland National Television/Radio) and will be televised there as well. Here's the press release and I'll give more details as the event... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 10:30 • 6 views
Aislinn Aislinn's blog:
Quest'estate ho approfittato della pausa delle serie tv che seguo normalmente per recuperarne una che mi era stata consigliata da più persone, dal mio capobranco a Werewolfa diversi amici, ovvero Teen wolf.
Il titolo e l'idea di base, "lupi mannari al liceo", sono ispirati all'omonimo film anni Ot... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 06:09 • 9 views
N.R. Champagne N.R. Champagne's blog:
The WolverineI was a nerd growing up, I admit that. Still am, I guess, but I like to think of myself as a cool nerd. Yes, we can be that now.
Anyway, as a nerd, I was into all things fantasy and science fiction. Back then, though, this was all out on the fringe. It wasn’t “normal” to be a serious... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:17 • 9 views
Aidan Moher Aidan Moher's blog:
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I’ve got one response for this:



(Okay, I actually have more than one response, natch, so bear with me. Orbit Books is one of the few big SFF publishers that understands the value in building a brand for its authors. When they weren’t happy with Brent Weeks’ cover for The Black Prism, they recovere...

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Published on September 17, 2014 07:47 • 5 views
Julie Kagawa Julie Kagawa's blog:
Hey everyone!





So, check this out. This is a totally awesome gift pack you can receive if you pre-order your copy of Talon now. It has a cool poster, a signed bookplate (yes, I hand signed every one of them), and a 22 page, never before seen sample booklet of Talon.





















To get your free gift, all you h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 16:10 • 30 views
Elísabet Benavent Elísabet Benavent's blog:
La entrada de hoy, aviso, no es como las habituales. Hoy es más una crónica sin mucha gracia de algo que viví el fin de semana. Mientras estaba ocurriendo, no dejaba de pensar en que esto os lo tenía que contar. Yo pensaba que ya conocía el infierno, que esta moqueta azul un poco mugrienta […]
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Published on September 17, 2014 08:31 • 12 views
Marshall Thornton Marshall Thornton's blog:
(Originally published on The Blogger Girls)

I feel like I’m at a twelve-step meeting. “Hello, my name is Marshall. And I am not a romance writer.” Instead of saying, “Hello Marshall” you’re probably saying, “Huh?” or if your language is more colorful, “What the fuck?” I get your confusion. First o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:57 • 12 views
Lisa    Jacobson Lisa Jacobson's blog:

A Marriage Without Friendship is Like a Bird Without Wings


It is when we are doing things together that friendship springs up – painting, sailing ships, praying, philosophizing, and fighting shoulder to shoulder. Friends look in the same direction. – C.S. Lewis


Let’s talk about the old days.


The days before “we” when it was just “you and he.” Back to...

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Published on September 17, 2014 07:06 • 3 views
Rowena Wiseman Rowena Wiseman's blog:
Steve Vincent's debut novelThe Foundation was published by Momentum last week. The Foundationis a political thriller, described by one reviewer as:‘This is a jet-setting, alarming, bang-pow-kaboom read full of metaphorical and literal bloodshed, political machinations you’ll hope desperately will... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 13:17 • 3 views
Briana Gaitan Briana Gaitan's blog:
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)Title: The Maze Runner
Author: James Dashner
Pages: 374
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Pub Date: October 9th, 2009

Source: The Book Divas
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If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human.

When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys wh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 10:55 • 4 views
HastyWords HastyWords's blog:

I am very excited to be part of this new project. If you have a passion for poetry and want to possibly be featured in a new biannual poetic publication please check out the submission guidelines.


Laura A Lords has created a beautiful site and we have some exciting prompts coming your way to help...

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Published on September 17, 2014 06:58 • 1 view
Paty Castaldi Paty Castaldi's blog:
Estoy detenida en la escritura de Guerreros de Luz (sólo por unos días), pues he llegado a una parte donde tengo que aclarar muy bien mis ideas para poder escribirlas bien, sin confusiones.

El colmo es que... hace dos noches tuve un sueño muy raro y ayer mi mente decidió convertir ese sueño en his...
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:29 • 22 views
Debra Presley Debra Presley's blog:

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Book Title: Pulled Within

Author: Marni Mann

Genre: New Adult

Release Date: September 16, 2014


Synopsis


Storms can’t last forever…can they?


For five long years, Rae Ryan has lived in a storm over which she has no control. Little by little, everything has been taken away from her—her job, her rela...

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Published on September 16, 2014 06:00 • 3 views
Jason Jauron Jason Jauron's blog:
Dude Talk:Lunch Break is now FREE on Amazon.
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:18 • 12 views
Rachel Heffington Rachel Heffington's blog:
It is always embarrassing when you realize that those pages on your blog ("The Bookery", "What's Brewing", etc.) are terribly outdated. Happily for my readers, I managed the pages today, so everything on them ought to be correct including where you can buy my books, what projects I currently have... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 08:59 • 9 views
Thonie Hevron Thonie Hevron's blog:

By Thonie Hevron


A cold call. In marketing it means calling/contacting someone without an introduction to sell them something. I don’t have a sales or marketing history. I have always believed that I could not approach someone for sales purposes if my life depended on it. I can answer a 911 call w...

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Published on September 17, 2014 06:00 • 9 views
Mircea Pricăjan Mircea Pricăjan's blog:

O poveste bună se recunoaște nu atât după intrigă, desfășurarea acțiunii, punctul culminant sau deznodământ — ca să păstrăm terminologia standard –, cât mai ales după build-up, adică, simplist spus, expozițiune. Paradoxal, în ceea ce mă privește, lucrul ăsta e valabil îndeosebi în cazul poveștilo...

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Published on September 17, 2014 03:54 • 4 views
Jennifer   Collins Jennifer Collins's blog:
I cant help but wonder as I finish up my fictional Greek Mythology novelette series, if some day, years in the future, Christianity, Hinduism, etc.. will be called Mythology and I wonder will people write fictional stories about those deities? After all Egyptians, Greeks, and Nordics believed in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:10 • 20 views
Juliet Escoria Juliet Escoria's blog:

I lived in NYC for three years because I thought it would be a good idea to do so if I wanted to be a writer. I met lots of cool people and went to lots of cool events and places, etc. while I was there. I also wrote a total of five decent stories in the 3-year span.


The work I’ve done in my child...

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Published on September 16, 2014 12:27 • 12 views
Sarina Bowen Sarina Bowen's blog:




























There are less than two weeks until The Understatement of the Year is published. I just can't wait. These characters? I love them to pieces. I had no idea that Ivy Years #3 was going to be a story about two guys. But the idea for their angst-filled, accidental reunion in the hockey rink locker r...

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Published on September 16, 2014 10:37 • 11 views
Therin Knite Therin Knite's blog:
[Welcome to yet another weekly post series! The theme this time? COVERS! Every week I'll post four covers that have caught my eye recently and link you to the books so you can check them out further if you're interested. Even if not, you can still admire the awesome designs. :) Enjoy!] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 07:30 • 4 views
Rocky Rochford Rocky Rochford's blog:
With Dead on the Floor so close to release, I fancy sharing some of the latest Book Reviews I have for it:



Book Review 1:

5 stars out of 5! This chilling tale grabs you by the throat and doesn't
let go. Readers will be captured from the start!

-Cynthia Ley, bestselling author of Perfect & Other S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:01 • 26 views
Billy Ray Chitwood Billy Ray Chitwood's blog:
Follow Me

Posted on September 17, 2014 by Billy Ray Chitwood

'Follow Me'

“Follow me!” the voice was gentle, soft, and somehow compelling.

The lovely lady with blue eyes and long waves of golden hair blinked in her drowsy state.

Shelley slowly opened widely her eyes and rose from the hammock on the hil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 09:01 • 95 views
ياسمين خليفة ياسمين خليفة's blog:

أشعر أن هناك شخصيتين تعيشان بداخلي الشخصية الأولى عفوية متحمسة مشاغبة, تضحك بدون أن تحسب مدى اتساع ابتسامتها,صريحة تعبر عن ما يدور في ذهنها بشكل مباشر بدون تنميق , لا تحب التخطيط للمستقبل لأنها تعتقد أنه يخبئ لها الأفضل , تفعل ما يمليه عليها قلبها, تكره الروتين وتحب المغامرات, أحلامها الكثيرة تت... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 17, 2014 05:01 • 10 views
Greg Ross Greg Ross's blog:

Washington University philosopher Roy Sorensen dedicated his 2003 book A Brief History of the Paradox “to those who never have a book dedicated to them.”


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Silvia Cachia Silvia Cachia's blog:

I have already posted these drawings on FB, but not everyone is there, and I wanted to talk about children and their drawings.

These two pictures above are by my 7 year old daughter. I love these two in ruled paper :(, I like my almost 10 yo daughter's humor. Once we grow up, we loose that spark... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 14:45 • 1 view
Anca Rotar Anca Rotar's blog:
NOTE: The poem title is a completely unveiled and shameless allusion to “Lucifer in Starlight” by George Meredith, but the poem itself has nothing to do with that one. The name “Lucifer” is used to refer to a creative force … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 14:38 • 8 views
Marc Aplin Marc Aplin's blog:
Max Gladstone’s Three Parts Dead is fantasy of a different flavor. Instead of taking our world and adding magic (such as Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files or Myke Cole’s Shadow Ops), this is a world born of magic that has progressed to a point that mirrors our modern age. It’s a story of magical corpor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 16, 2014 23:00 • 4 views
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