“Well, I’ve got some bad news for you. You’re already breaking Tildy’s heart.”
“She’ll get over it.”
Tex nodded. “Sure. Sure she will. Someday she’ll forget that she had feelings for you. And not long after that, being married to that asshole, being controlled by her parents, pretty soon she won’t...
Twice today, within an hour, I saw (or was part of) two discussions on WHY AMAZON IS THE BIG BAD WOLF AND WE ARE ALL LIVING IN STRAW HOUSES.
You'll have to pardon me if I yawn.
Yes, I've heard all the arguments. "Amazon has ruined book pricing due to self-publishing."
(Actually, that was Amanda Hock...Read more of this blog post »
After a week of excitement - launching my first book, sharing the stage with R4's Jim Naughtie at Dulwich Books, being told that Marnie Rome is like Saga Norén during an interview for Audible (!!) - I opened today's copy of The Observer to find a HUGE review by Alison Flood, in which Someone Els... Read more of this blog post »
Two must-reads for fans of the weird will hit stores this spring.
Burnt Black Suns by Simon Strantzas:
courtesy Hippocampus Press
Publisher description: “In this fourth collection of stories, Simon Strantzas establishes himself as one of the most dynamic figures in contemporary weird fiction. The n...Read more of this blog post »
I have discovered Boots on my st... Read more of this blog post »
There’s a school of thought that says ‘submissives’ are weak. I beg to differ. Being submissive in the bedroom is one of the hardest tasks in the world and requires far more courage than being ‘Dominant.’ If you sign up to be a submissive you have to place complete trust in your partner and giv...Read more of this blog post »
I have finished a draft of the third book in the Tilley Pond Mouse series! It will be titled Els Oot and the Lost City.Some familiar characters and a number of new ones to look forward to.
Here is an excerpt from the beginning of the new book draft. Yay! I hope to finish this soon (but know that t...Read more of this blog post »
While we await the arrival of a new blogger for Mondays, we will be posting short book reviews in this slot. The last book I read was the final part of the Oryx and Crake trilogy by Margaret Atwood: Maddaddam.
Having been thoroughly absorbed in the future dystopias of Oryx and Crake and The Year o...Read more of this blog post »
Photo by Rosie Hardy
I've been asked to write about this for a while now, probably because I'm never serious when chatting with folks, whether it's on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or in some other wondrous online place. (Yes, I'm online a lot. No, really, I'm NEVER serious.) I also want to write nov...Read more of this blog post »
I've always had a theatrical bent, and no, I don't mean I'm a drama queen, though my sweetie and some... Read more of this blog post »
Last week I attended an Oscar party, complete with red carpet, right here in my hometown of Tupelo, MS. My zany cousin Martha Jo went with me. Think Callie and Lovie from my Southern Cousins Mysteries. Here we are getting out of the white stretch limo and high stepping it onto the red carpet. F...Read more of this blog post »
I mentioned this week kicking off a two-week series in yesterday's links of note post, but in the event you missed that, here's an official post!
Tomorrow kicks off a two-week series here at Stacked all about girls in YA. I reached out to ten female YA authors, and all of them signed on to writin... Read more of this blog post »
Before the Full Moon Rises
Series- Chronicles of the Secret Prince Book # 1
By- M.J. Bell
Deston Lespérance grew up believing faeries and monsters are just stories told to children at bedtime. However, when his mother mysteriously vanishes and he stumbles into the mystical realm of Tir na-nÓg, he... Read more of this blog post »
NetiquetteVK is a legitimate social network. I had no idea what it was until a few weeks ago. I may have visited the site before then I cannot remember, but I did not engage anyone.
I became aware of VK a long time ago. It began appearing in sever logs as a site linking into mine... Read more of this blog post »
http://events.sfgate.com/piedmont_ca/... Read more of this blog post »
Get this helpful book for FREE from March 10-14th! Perfect aide to help with writer’s block, tough chapters, and finding motivation.
Originally posted on Creative Writing with the Crimson League:
I have never done a giveaway of “Writing For You: A Novelist’s Guide to the Craft... Read more of this blog post »
Author: Scarlett Edwards
Genre: Dark Romance
Release Date: March 17th, 2014
Series (Y/N) - Yes, first book in series. Second will be out April 20th, 2014
Tour Host:Lady Amber's Tours
When I wake up in a dark, unfamiliar room, I have no idea what's waiting... Read more of this blog post »
Two men, one a specialist in handwriting analysis called to testify before Congress, the other a Native American returning from a reconnaissance mission that might start a war, exchange minds at the most inopportune of times.
Or have they?
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Until Lilly (Until #3) by Aurora Rose Reynolds: When Cash Mayson was forced to choose between the love of his life and his unborn child, he knew exactly what he had to do. No matter how broken it left him.
When Lilly Donovan was forced to accept that the guy she loved wasn’t who she thought... Read more of this blog post »
I once heard about a man whose memory was failing. He went to his doctor to seek treatment. After this man had gone through various tests, his doctor’s conclusion was, “I wan... Read more of this blog post »
You de... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to the future.
Just outside of paradise, where the Earth Rages and humanity is hunted, Harley Nearwater walks alone.
The Rages are Mother Nature at her worst, or her best, depending on your perspective. Drought, fire, pestilence, super storms and wildl...Read more of this blog post »