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Andrew Rajan Andrew Rajan's blog:
Having watched the recent BBC documentary (Fighting For King and Country, Britain's Caribbean War Heroes) concerning the soon to be forgotten contribution that the Caribbean made to Britain's war effort, I was both alarmed and saddened to learn that the memorial created and funded by the public a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 09:50 • 2 views
Jackson Radcliffe Jackson Radcliffe's blog:
I used to play in a den in the lane behind my house. It wasn’t really a den. It was just a space beneath a tree. But I made it my den.

The den was invisible to adults and to most other children, but it became something interesting to me through the power of my imagination.

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Published on May 24, 2015 09:37 • 20 views
R. Joseph Hoffmann R. Joseph Hoffmann's blog:
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I see you in Petrograd safe and warm
In an upper room, a quilt your grandmother made
Around you—and pillows stuffed with Eiderdown--
Like the ones I nuzzled as an unhappy child
Between rosaries and penances.
They were mother and father to me.
They sopped my tears and cushioned my breaking heart.
When yo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 09:12 • 22 views
Jacob M. Appel Jacob M. Appel's blog:
A new Amazon giveaway for Scouting for the Reaper is now live....

https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/bade51f...

Ten copies are available. Enjoy!
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Published on May 24, 2015 08:53 • 3 views
سراج منير سراج منير's blog:
كان يرى فيها كل خصاله الشخصية عيوبه و ميزاته خفة ظله و ثقل دمه ضحكاته و مرحه غير المبرر أحيانا و تجهمه الذي يأتى بلا موعد. يرى فيها النسخة الأنثوية منه و يؤكد دوما أنهم لو أجروا له و لها تحليلا للحامض النووي لوجدو خمسة و أربعين كروموسوما متطابقين وواحدا فقط يميزهما إلى ذكر و أنثى
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Published on May 24, 2015 08:20 • 2 views
Josh Hilden Josh Hilden's blog:
“Straight people say, ‘You know you’re just gay,’ and gay people say, ‘You know you’re just gay.’ There is such a thing as bisexual!”



– Andy Dick




This is the last part of this series of essays. I’ve said a lot, I’ve received a little amount of derision, and I’ve received more support and affection... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:40 • 2 views
Lucie Novak Lucie Novak's blog:
But now I am wrapping up my life as a doctor.

https://luciemuses.wordpress.com/2015...

Forgive my absence.
Lucie
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:37 • 22 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
“Your family has a very strange dynamic,” Miri said as she added to her green pile.
Bander was jumping to reach higher branches with his axe and answered, “How so?”
“Well,” Miri began. “Take the relationships. Linvin and Anvar are close. Anvar, Rander and you are close. You seem to be getting clo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:17 • 4 views
A.D. Koboah A.D. Koboah's blog:
Hi everyone

“Dark Requiem” has now gone live and is available to download from these outlets.

Amazon UK

Amazon US

Barnes and Noble

itunes

Kobo

Smashwords

The print format of “Dark Requiem” will be available to purchase on Amazon in a few days time.

Thank you all for staying on this journey with me and I h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:02 • 3 views
Laure Eve Laure Eve's blog:
So.... I have news.

The Graces, my new novel, has sold. To... quite a few places, as it turns out.

Here are the places so far (with the specific imprint of each publisher it has sold to in brackets):

* U.K. - Faber & Faber (Faber Children's)
* U.S. - Abrams Books (Amulet)
* Germany - Fischer FJB
*... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:01 • 6 views
Bob  Stockton Bob Stockton's blog:
As I look back and remember my close to 15 years of sea duty there are many remembrances, but the one thing that stirs me most is my recollection of steaming along the coast of a foreign shore in the wee morning hours waiting for the incoming tide to enter port for some liberty after a long opera... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 05:50 • 37 views
Charlee Allden Charlee Allden's blog:

I was recently interviewed by Sandy of The Reading Cafe. Stop by today for the interview and a book review of Stealing Mercury.

And as a little treat…

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Published on May 23, 2015 03:00 • 5 views
Paula Marinaro Paula Marinaro's blog:
Hello Friends!
I wanted to share with you some news about the next installment of the Hells Saints Series. The book is tentatively entitled LOVING CROW and it is Crow's story. I know many of you will be surprised that Jules and Glory are not next. Jules is threaded throughout this story and Glory... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 05:31 • 24 views
Jo Zebedee Jo Zebedee's blog:
Promoting your book - part three: Social Media

I took part in an online discusssion around about the time I was starting to seriously seek agents about whether an aspiring author should have an online presence, or could that wait until a book had come out. The perceived wisdom was that a website a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 03:18 • 3 views
Melissa Sheehan Melissa Sheehan's blog:


- He’s with us.
- He’s onto us.
- Is there any difference?
- I’m not myself when I hold his attention.
- Is anyone so consistent?

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Published on May 17, 2015 20:55 • 2 views
Chris Bohjalian Chris Bohjalian's blog:
The first time my daughter, Grace Experience, appeared in this column, she was in utero: it was Mother's Day, 1993. How long ago was 1993? Most of us weren't sending email. (Most of us didn't know what email was.) Bill Clinton was in his first year in the White House. I had hair — and not just in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 05:20 • 12 views
Melanie Surani Melanie Surani's blog:











Cheetah mother and cubs


byElliott Neep


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Published on May 24, 2015 05:01 • 2 views
Mercy Celeste Mercy Celeste's blog:

I’ve started and stopped and deleted blog posts on and off for four years now.

Personally, I don’t see what blogging has ever done to help my career. I mean very few people ever comment. And regretfully I’m a bad hostess and very rarely ever reply to comments…yes I’m really bad about that. I am....

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Published on May 23, 2015 22:43 • 6 views
John Siddique John Siddique's blog:

Dear Friends


A Podcast about the upcoming Authentic Living Weekend – Loving Ourselves and Others



Love


John


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Published on May 23, 2015 10:56 • 4 views
Brenda Sutton Rose Brenda Sutton Rose's blog:

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Dogwood Blues and I have plans to be at magnificent Garden District Book Shop in New Orleans in the future. We’re still working out the details, and the date hasn’t been set, but I’m too excited to keep quiet! The email arrived, and the date for my book signing will be scheduled.

Garden Distr...

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Published on May 23, 2015 08:09 • 13 views
Madalyn Beck Madalyn Beck's blog:

I can’t say this enough. TO THE EDITORS! That’s right folks! The first editor has the first half of my book, and I am beyond excited to hear what she thinks. Now you’re probably screaming in your head, “Maddie?! What about the second half?” Well, no need to fear! The second half will be to this e...

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Published on May 22, 2015 11:32 • 4 views
Jerry A. Coyne Jerry A. Coyne's blog:

Today we have a report from On the Spot by our Official Ireland Correspondent, writing about the gay marriage referendum, which just won approval in that Catholic country.


by Grania Spingies


Every once in a while you have a day that you will remember for the rest of your life. Sometimes it’s beca...

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Published on May 23, 2015 10:00 • 4 views
Rupert Dreyfus Rupert Dreyfus's blog:
Hi folks.

Please take a couple of minutes to read my new blog:

https://rupertdreyfus.wordpress.com/2...

It has important news on what I'm up to.
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Published on May 24, 2015 05:11 • 10 views
Jason Zandri Jason Zandri's blog:

As some of you may be aware my newest release is “I, Hero – The Beginning”, now available on the Kindle.


With the release I am offering a special until just before midnight on MemorialDay (May 26th) – contact me via my Facebook author page with aPM (private message) and request a REVIEW COPY andyo...

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Published on May 23, 2015 12:08 • 2 views
Jenn Burke Jenn Burke's blog:

Monday, May 25 is the big day! Everyone will get to see howZed and Felixareprogressing.LSCover600

What impact will the revelations about Zed’s training have on their relationship?

Why is everyone who’s reviewed it so far hinted at a need for tissues…?

(I know the answer to that one, but I’m not telling.)

C...

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Published on May 22, 2015 10:38 • 4 views
Srdjan Solkotovic Srdjan Solkotovic's blog:

So this is an older article by Gavin , a clearly idiotic writer.

Gavin compared the short haired girls to boys, with sometimes bigger butts and boobs. He even went so far to call it rape. Mr. Gavin has indeed a lot of horrible articles, but this one might be the worst.

Ladies, there is nothing wron...

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Published on May 22, 2015 16:43 • 2 views
Claire  Stevens Claire Stevens's blog:
Picture This was originally published on Wattpad as a companion story to Marissa Meyer's Cinder. It's only a short novella - probably only a chapter or so - but it gives a really lovely insight into Cinder's life in the few weeks after she wakes up from her cyborg operation. We get to see younger versio... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 16:00 • 4 views
Nada Adel Sobhi Nada Adel Sobhi's blog:
WAKE UP!
Based on a true story of abuse and betrayal
By: Hunter Marshall
Published: 3 March 2015


Synopsis via Goodreads
I only knew two things when I married Grey Andrews: one, I was in love and two, I wanted to rebel against my parents. For the first time in my life, REALLY rebel. I, however, wasn'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 03:53 • 3 views
Elke Aybar Elke Aybar's blog:


Oh, was hab ich da gerade Nettes entdeckt?!

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Published on May 23, 2015 10:58 • 3 views
T.K. Flor T.K. Flor's blog:

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”

From conversation between Dumbledore and Harry, at the last chapter of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, by J. K. Rowling


I recalled this statement a few days ago, while I was reading Hugh Howey’s Wool. I...

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Published on May 23, 2015 15:17 • 4 views
Alexander Nikonov Alexander Nikonov's blog:
"На границе Новороссии появились украинские таможенники. Как рассказал корреспонденту Рабкора сотрудник российской погранслужбы, представители таможенных органов Украины появились, в частности, на переходе Изварино. Они работают с российской стороны границы, базируются своим отдельным лагерем на... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 00:30 • 4 views
Sarah Perlmutter Sarah Perlmutter's blog:
A close friend of mine recently created a profile on Wattpad, hoping to, as I have, share his writing with audiences worldwide. As he began to create his profile and upload the first chapter of his story (Check him out @jas236), I realized that getting started on Wattpad can be tricky. It helps t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 18:03 • 5 views
Fonda Lee Fonda Lee's blog:

Curious about how a book begins its journey to traditional publication?After writing a novel, a would-be author needs to finda literary agent who will represent him or her and attempt to sell the book to publishers. Query Letter Success has collected a lot of query letters that published authors...

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Published on May 22, 2015 17:06 • 2 views
Rebecca  Bradley Rebecca Bradley's blog:

The #weekendcoffeeshare is the brainchild of PartTimeMonster. We sit down every weekend and share our week in a more informal, personal way than maybe the rest of our blog posts are written. Feel free to join in.


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It’s been a while since I sat down with you and had a cuppa so we need to catch up...

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Published on May 24, 2015 01:30 • 3 views
Dawn Camp Dawn Camp's blog:

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RobinYou entered our world in the wee hours of a Monday morning in June, almost initiating your daddy into the first-time parent club on Father’s Day. He carried a new copy of Fatherhood into the delivery room, not realizing you’d arrive before he had a chance to read any of it.


We’d spent the day...

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Published on May 22, 2015 21:43 • 2 views
Miriam Defensor Santiago Miriam Defensor Santiago's blog:

Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago said that she will file a resolution on Monday calling for a Senate inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the Commission on Higher Education’s recent approval of tuition hikes for some 300 private colleges and universities nationwide.


Santiago, co-author of the Unified S...

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Published on May 23, 2015 20:40 • 4 views
Nancy Hartney Nancy Hartney's blog:
Readers selecting books during the Eureka Springs ninth annual Books in Bloom. Elegant

Readers selecting books during the Eureka Springs ninth annual Books in Bloom. Elegant


Ever have one of those really great weekends filled with everything delightful? Books in Bloom out of Eureka Springs (Arkansas) was one. Two days before I attended a jam-packed workshop from the Village Writing...

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Published on May 22, 2015 15:05 • 2 views
Michele Fogal Michele Fogal's blog:

Hi darlinks,


Blog Tour Collection 5

Last one from my DS blog tour posts… this originally aired over here on the Dreamspinner Blog as Release Party #5.


Location, Location, Location!

The series name “West Coast Boys” clearly states that location is a big part of the stories. There’s a lot of reasons f...

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Published on May 23, 2015 16:52 • 2 views
Lori Stanley Roeleveld Lori Stanley Roeleveld's blog:

bird flying into glass Why are Christians afraid to want?


I’ve fallen into that trap. At times I’ve embraced the false notion that the key to life is to be completely free of wanting anything. If I could empty myself of desire, then whatever came my way would be enough. I believed this is what God wants from me. To...

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Published on May 23, 2015 05:54 • 3 views
Jess Hayek Jess Hayek's blog:
FREE!
Lord of the Bears 4 (Bear-Lord) by Jess Hayek
Click here: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00XV17WV0/
Can Logan's enemies stop true love?

As Logan and Jenny continue to explore each other's hearts and bodies, a plan of revenge is unfolding in the shadows. The gorilla-shifter Duncan forms a hunting p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 02:38 • 45 views
P.M. Pevato P.M. Pevato's blog:


Book signing selfie

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Published on May 17, 2015 04:54 • 9 views
Sharon Hinck Sharon Hinck's blog:

"When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul." Psalm 94:19

Whatever we feel anxious about today, may we invite Jesus to console us and transform fears to joy.
Amen.

Blessings!
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Published on May 23, 2015 04:00 • 3 views
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