Goodreads Authors

Recent My Authors
Recent blog posts from authors.

Margaret Holbrook Margaret Holbrook's blog:
Just to let everyone know, well those who are interested; About Us ... is now available as an e book on Lulu.com
It is priced at £2.49 and I hope some of you will like to read it.
In time I am hoping it will find its way over to Amazon and be available for kindle. A lot of folk were interested when... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 06:01 • 10 views
Howard Kaplan Howard Kaplan's blog:
The Psychology of Spies with Howard Kaplan
Podcast in Covert Contact series

http://covertcontact.com/2015/11/02/t...
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 05:52 • 17 views
Ivan Lutz Ivan Lutz's blog:
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 05:36 • 10 views
Aer-ki Jyr Aer-ki Jyr's blog:
Communication is not what you think. You learn to speak when very young and do not remember much of the process, but it is built on associating sounds to common frames of reference.

Water is an example. You saw the liquid at some point, another person made the same sound over and over, seeming to... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 05:34 • 18 views
Steven Harper Steven Harper's blog:
Darwin and I are going to Ireland.  Yay!

We've been talking about it for a long time.  I love Ireland and have visited before.  Darwin has always wanted to go.  He was uncertain about going this summer, and I pointed out that for the first time in years, I'm not under contract this summer, meaning... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 24, 2017 17:45 • 1 view
Emmy van Ruijven Emmy van Ruijven's blog:

Verslaafd aan social media? Ik zal de laatste zijn die dat ontkent. Ik ben dol op instagram, goodreads en twitter. Als tiener verstopte ik me op fora, deed ik mee aan RPGs en zat ik tot diep in de nacht op MSN. Maar social media veranderd. En hoewel bookstagram fantastisch is, werkt instagram met...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 05:00 • 10 views
Heidi Chiavaroli Heidi Chiavaroli's blog:
Paul Revere’s Engraving of the Boston Massacre (Old State House in back).

 

The Boston Massacre, one of the major events that propelled our country toward seeking its independence from England, plays a major role in my novel, Freedom’s Ring. It occurred in Boston on the night of March 5, 1770. The...

Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 04:10 • 1 view
KariAnne Wood KariAnne Wood's blog:


Have you seen all the tiny house shows?


You know where they tuck a bedroom under a 24″ space at the top of a ladder and build a dining room table that turns into a couch and bookshelves that you have to pull out to get to the closet and a kitchen sink that serves as extra storage.


And then?


The...

Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 07:07 • 11 views
Anni Sezate Anni Sezate's blog:

A Voice in the Wind (Mark of the Lion, #1)A Voice in the Wind by Francine Rivers

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

A Voice in the Wind takes place in ancient Jerusalem and Rome and features the hatred and violence between the Jews and the Romans and the struggle to keep faith during those dark times. The book had a great range of characters. A Jew...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 01:00 • 1 view
Steven Werlin Steven Werlin's blog:

When Vilanie joined the CLM program in 2012, her life was difficult. Seven of her ten children were still living at home, in a house that didn’t belong to her. She and her family were crowded in a small, broken-down house on the main road running through Chapèl, just below the Roman Catholic chur...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 06:40 • 1 view
K.A. Wiggins K.A. Wiggins's blog:

So I must be overdue for an update; it���s been over a month! Cue gasp, nervous laughter.



Aaaaanyways��� It���s about two weeks before I get the (hopefully last!) round of editorial back, and it���s been a busy month of book promotions and getting back in the freelancing swing of things. US exchan...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 24, 2017 17:00 • 1 view
Robin R. Cutler Robin R. Cutler's blog:

[image error]


What determines who a woman will become?


Jane Hall was an orphan at fifteen and a “literary prodigy” according to the press. How did this daughter of Arizona’s most popular humorist become a Depression-era debutante, a successful author of magazine fiction, and a screenwriter at Holl...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 25, 2017 11:21 • 1 view
Mercedes Prunty Mercedes Prunty's blog:
Here is my Author Spotlight with the lovely Lissa Dobbs and all her wonderful works… Enjoy…

[image error]


Hello everyone, and thanks to Mercedes for having me. 


 I guess I’d better introduce myself a little. I’m a fantasy junkie and have been for most of my life. I love Dungeons and Dragons and com...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 12:00 • 1 view
Jade Lee Wright Jade Lee Wright's blog:
June cannot be over soon enough. What a tester for my personal strength... 
I'd been so excited about this month what with moving into my new flat in Cape Town that I've signed a long lease on - but WOW this month was devastating. My home town burnt to the ground, my flat flooded during the bigges... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 04:48 • 10 views
Thomas Huynh Thomas Huynh's blog:
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 04:38 • 10 views
Kathleen Jowitt Kathleen Jowitt's blog:
[image error]

69. loving


Yes, . I’ve been thinking a lot this year about what it means to be human and live in a body, and the incarnation, and things like that, and St John of the Cross fits very well into all of that.


This was one of the three books I took to Spain with me.


100 untimed books


Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 03:51 • 10 views
Elena Barrio Elena Barrio's blog:
Mi ansiedad no es tristeza.
Mi ansiedad es rabia al no controlar

dolores de cabeza,
temblores,
mareos,
palpitaciones,
obsesiones,
dolores de cabeza,
temblores,
mareos,
palpitaciones,
obsesiones,






                   dolores de cabeza,
                   temblores,
mareos,
palpitaciones,
obsesiones,
dolores de cabez... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 07:28 • 9 views
Mike Boldt Mike Boldt's blog:


My first book #123vsABC came out 4 years ago! It looked quite different at first. Was a rejection that allowed me to revisit the look. #kidlitart #rejection #partoftheprocess

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 11:10 • 9 views
Katie Lewington Katie Lewington's blog:

How can you #resist a new Bunbury? Issue 16 is here! – http://wp.me/p3WsHO-lRC


I have been featured in this issue, which also welcomes poet Dean Rhetoric to the staff,  and contains a beautiful nod to Manchester,  as well as some brilliant flash fiction. 


Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 02:53 • 10 views
Segilola Salami Segilola Salami's blog:

Do authors have a role in politics? On today’s episode of The Segilola Salami Show, authors Jim Mosquera and Nathan Segal talk about what they’ve been up to and discuss if they feel authors have a role in politics. It was a very enlightening conversation, click play now to listen to what they bot...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 23:50 • 10 views
Nicole Eglinger Nicole Eglinger's blog:

Hello Lovelies,


I just wanted to drop by and let everyone know about my Goodreads Giveaway winners. First, off I had a tremendous response to my giveaway 1096 entries. I wanted to say thank you to all the wonderful people who entered. A big Congratulations to



Richa Saxena, India
Wanda C. Thurma... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 20:48 • 1 view
Holly Sparks Holly Sparks's blog:

Fat. 


That’s what she saw. In everything. Every flab of skin, every muscle – pure disgusting fat.


Too fat. 


Toofattoofattoofat.


No one understood. It wasn’t that she craved the “oh, you’re so thin and pretty”, “I wish I had a figure like yours”, “please girl, there’s nothing of you!”


Frankly these com...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 02:23 • 10 views
Mélissandre L. Mélissandre L.'s blog:
image

Récemment, je me suis pris quelques remontrances de la part de Jeanne du blog Romanceville concernant mes propos dans mon interview avec Neil Jomunsi sur le genre de la romance, qui n’est vraiment pas mon préféré (en terme de schéma narratif et de deus ex machina). Nous en avons rediscuté par la...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 12:20 • 11 views
N.A. Ratnayake N.A. Ratnayake's blog:
It’s just a few days to July, and I’ll be using Camp NaNoWriMo to jump-start a first draft of the sequel to Red Soil Through Our Fingers. Having moved from Boston to a much lower-stress pace of life in Virginia … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 16:25 • 11 views
Edgar Cantero Edgar Cantero's blog:
I wrote an article on Unbound Worlds about my meticulous writing process. It's really edifying, in a "How not to write horror books" kind of way:
The very first scene of Meddling Kids recounts a nightmare just like the one I had the morning after the book was greenlit. The dreamer, Kerri, wakes up...
Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 12:33 • 11 views
Rahul Kanakia Rahul Kanakia's blog:

Over pride weekend, I was at a brunch where we began discussing, as happened at pride brunches around the country, the numerous reasons why Hillary lost.

To be honest, this is not something I have a huge opinion about. It does seem like Hillary could’ve done better, but it also seems like somethi...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 14:20 • 15 views
Chelle Bliss Chelle Bliss's blog:
Releases July 3rd! Grab it on SALE!
Amazon: http://amzn.to/2sqQ3Sl
iBooks: http://tinyurl.com/KP-iBooks
Nook: http://tinyurl.com/KP-Nook
Kobo: http://tinyurl.com/KP-Kobo
Google: http://tinyurl.com/ml5c4uy
Paperback: http://amzn.to/2pM0Xhj
Amazon Int: smarturl.it/Kayden

UNTANGLE ME - NOW AVAILABLE
Amazon:... Read more of this blog post »
2 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 04:14 • 10 views
Vanessa MacLellan Vanessa MacLellan's blog:

Passive Voice


no


Every writer knows to avoid passive voice in his/her writing. One of The Rules. We have been beaten about the heads and shoulders with this Rule. I’ve got bruises. Wanna see?


Passive language includes ‘to be’ verbs, and so for the longest time any is, was, be, been, were, etc. that I...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 08:36 • 2 views
C.T. Phipps C.T. Phipps's blog:

    A lot of people want to know what grimdark is and I wrote an entire essay on the subject (What is Grimdark?) discussing the subject. However, grimdark is like Shakespeare in that it is something better experienced rather than read. As such, I've compiled a list of what I consider to be ten o... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 03:15 • 12 views
Holly Worton Holly Worton's blog:

BMP205 Alisoun Mackenzie ~ How to Grow Your Business by Supporting Charity



Today's Guest

I'm excited to introduce today's guest, Alisoun Mackenzie. We met just a couple of months ago in Brussels, where we were both speakers at the No Limits! event. I absolutely loved Alisoun's workshop, because she puts a totally different spin on how to support our favorite charities...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 01:00 • 1 view
J.T. Ellison J.T. Ellison's blog:
Evening, folks! How's tricks? 
My weekend at ALA was wonderful. I met a ton of awesome librarians, signed a wad of books, had another (!) gorgeous banner on display. I also had a chance to hang...

Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 17:43 • 10 views
Sarah Mackenzie Sarah Mackenzie's blog:

Each year at RAR, we hold a 31-Day Read-Aloud Challenge… it’s not a challenge for you- it’s for your kids!


Kids are encouraged to read out loud (to their pets, their stuffed animals, their siblings, their grandma…) every day for at least 15 minutes during the month of January.


What happens is inev...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 12:20 • 12 views
Ryan Lanz Ryan Lanz's blog:
  by S. T. Sanchez Don’t be afraid to re-write Writing isn’t always the simplest to do.  Inspiration doesn’t always strike at the right time.  Whether you are a few chapters in or almost finished, if you need to rewrite go back and do it!  You want your novel to be perfect.  If you need … Continu... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 15:00 • 9 views
Rod Dreher Rod Dreher's blog:

Gang, posting will be light this week because I’ll be in Italy, but when I do post, it’ll be fun. I’ll be hanging with the Tipi Loschi, and then off to the Palio di Siena. Before I go, I want to let you know something I heard at the Society for Classical Learning conference last weekend in Dallas...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 26, 2017 14:14 • 10 views
Jenna Moreci Jenna Moreci's blog:

It’s just especially potent and very addictive. Tobias doesn’t drink any Trogolian wine because he doesn’t travel outside of his realm in TSC.

 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on June 27, 2017 01:57 • 1 view
Claudia Piano Claudia Piano's blog:

Tra qualche giorno è il mio compleanno e sto organizzando una bella festa per voi!

Se ti piacciono i miei romanzi, partecipa alla mia festa!

Riceverai subito uno dei miei ebook in regalo e poi potrai vincere un buono Amazon di 5€!!*

Come fare?
Scrivi un breve commento su Amazon su uno qualsiasi dei... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on May 12, 2017 18:00 • 9 views
More blogs…
Author Program
Ask the Author: Featured Authors
B.A. Paris Interview with B.A. Paris
After her bestselling debut, Behind Closed Doors, the mystery writer is back with her second novel. She confesses that until recently she'd kept her literary success a secret—even from her closest friends....more

Michael Connelly Interview with Michael Connelly
Prolific thriller writer Michael Connelly kicks off a new series (and introduces readers to police officer Renée Ballard, based on one of Connelly's friends) in The Late Show....more

More…