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Steve Dustcircle Steve Dustcircle's blog:
You watch period movies about the 1800’s (or even 1900’s) and you see gentlemen tipping their hat as a lady walks by. You see table dining done with a napkin on the lap. You see all sorts of proper manners being used in The Good Old Days.

Nowadays, we think of those sorts of things as snobbish peo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 06:24 • 25 views
Katharine Quarmby Katharine Quarmby's blog:
I've got two new picture books out with Child's Play International, both folk tales from the Romani and Traveller tradition, co-written with a Traveller story-teller, Richard O'Neill. One, Ossiri and the Bala Mengro, is illustrated by Hannah Tolson and the other, Yokki and the Parno Gry, by Marie... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 06:13 • 15 views
E.J. Morelli E.J. Morelli's blog:
The words had no sooner left his mouth when the clouds of vapors returned. Nobody moved as the vapors turned into four men and two women. The vampires smiled and distended their fangs. One of the ladies took the time to interlock her fingers, stretch her arms, and crack her knuckles. The sound ec... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 06:04 • 25 views
John Choquette John Choquette's blog:
It's the end of August and life at Pumpernickel Art is starting to get pretty crazy. That's okay. That's how we like it!

We wanted to take a minute though and give you a behind-the-scenes look at one of the projects we're so excited about right now...a new bookmark design! It's not quite finished... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 05:52 • 3 views
Samantha Wilcoxson Samantha Wilcoxson's blog:
Plantagenet Princess, Tudor Queen: The Story of Elizabeth of York has been selected by the Tudor History Lovers group as their September read! Join friends in reading about Elizabeth of York.

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Published on August 24, 2016 05:39 • 3 views
Julie Elizabeth Powell Julie Elizabeth Powell's blog:


FATE FORGOTTEN


byJ.L. Sheppard






Publisher: The Wild Rose Press


Official Genre:Paranormal Romance












Valerie Matlock’s life revolves around her coven. Young and naïve, she knows little about the immortal war brewing until the night her coven is attacked. In the blink of an eye, the fam...
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Published on August 24, 2016 05:33 • 7 views
Phillip Crawford Jr. Phillip Crawford Jr.'s blog:

The series "Gomorrah" produced by Sky Italia about a fictional clan from the Camorra or Neapolitan Mafia premieres tonight on Sundance TV as reported by The New York Times: "critics have lauded the show as a morally complex family drama more akin to ancient epics, with fights to the death between...

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Published on August 24, 2016 05:17 • 2 views
June Montgomery-Lewis June Montgomery-Lewis's blog:
For those who have not read Born Again! You are missing out on a story that will change your life.
http://youtu.be/6YlPpp2VLuU
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Published on August 24, 2016 04:54 • 27 views
Samantha Bayarr Samantha Bayarr's blog:

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Published on August 23, 2016 09:24 • 1 view
Hans G. Schantz Hans G. Schantz's blog:

Latest great links from the ÆtherCzar Blogroll:



Aw, The Guardian’s Village Idiot Remembered My Birthday! August 23, 2016 – Monster Hunter Nation
CLFA August Book Bomb August 23, 2016 – Book Horde
Home from WorldCon August 23, 2016 – Chaos Manor
The Puppy Kicker’s Prat August 22, 2016 – The Arts Mecha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 03:12 • 8 views
Joan Z. Rough Joan Z. Rough's blog:
I rarely get as much exercise in the summer as I do in the winter. This summer was no exception. WhenVirginia dog days set in and the temperatures and humidity rise, I get lazy. And even though I have a vintage cross-trainer in my studio along with air conditioning, I regularly avoid movement […]...
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Published on August 23, 2016 05:02 • 8 views
Jeff Haws Jeff Haws's blog:

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There are so many Hollywood tropes out there, and some of them annoy the hell out of me. Here are some of the ones I plan to flip on their heads.

The post Flipping Tropes on their Heads appeared first on Just Write Somehow.

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Published on August 23, 2016 17:12 • 1 view
Katherine McCarthy Katherine McCarthy's blog:
Winners of the 500 Facebook Page Likes Giveaway

And we have winners! Thanks to all who entered and congrats to the following ladies who's name were randomly chosen. In brackets is the format they chose as their prize.


Denise Jewell (Audiobook)Beanz SpottedHorse (Paperback)Maxine Stephanie Gofort... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 12:13 • 7 views
Millie Thom Millie Thom's blog:

Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers is a writing challenge hosted by Priceless Joy.It asks that we write a piece of fiction from the given photo prompt in around 100-150 words – give or take 25 words. If you’d like to join in with this challenge, follow the above link to see what to do.The challen...

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Published on August 23, 2016 12:36 • 1 view
Elena Druță Elena Druță's blog:
Toamnă ploioasă. Poză din arhiva personală.Prima dată am auzit despre această carte a fost atunci când o prietenă a scris o recenzie despre Lumea Sophiei în revista liceului. Mi-a plăcut mult stilul în care ea a scris despre carte, dar tot nu am ajuns să pun mâna pe acest roman. După mai bine de... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 23:00 • 2 views
Elle Field Elle Field's blog:
Daisy James is a Yorkshire girl transplanted to the north east of England. She loves writing stories with strong heroines and swift-flowing plotlines. When not scribbling away in her peppermint-and-green summerhouse (garden shed), she spends her time sifting flour and sprinkling sugar and edible... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 00:00 • 8 views
Luvvie Ajayi Luvvie Ajayi's blog:

When I envisioned the book tour for my debut book I’M JUDGING YOU: The Do-Better Manual, I wanted it to be a celebration of this achievement. Also, I wanted to do fun things with my friends who are also kinda big deals and cannot be trusted to behave properly in public. Because we are tribe.

This...

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Published on August 23, 2016 12:57 • 7 views
Elena Álvarez Elena Álvarez's blog:
¿Alguna vez has utilizado Pinterest como herramienta de documentación? Llámame loca, pero lo encuentro extremadamente útil para encontrar cosas que normalmente son difíciles de buscar. A la hora de retomar este viaje en tren, ya en la corrección, decidí probar suerte y encontré cosas muy interesa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 01:16 • 1 view
Nikita Deshpande Nikita Deshpande's blog:


Sorry about the PDA but these people are the real gift

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Published on August 20, 2016 09:09 • 11 views
Benjamin   Myers Benjamin Myers's blog:
Those who knew G. K. Chesterton always knew how to find him. Wherever he went, he left a trail of essays behind him—often just little ruminations scribbled on scraps of wallpaper and old receipts that tipped out of his pockets as he rambled through the streets. And yet he was fully awake to the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 14:13 • 1 view
Samantha MacLeod Samantha MacLeod's blog:

Well, we’re somewhat settled in Maine. And look what I found in the backyard yesterday morning.


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Yup.The leaves are changing. In August.


And last night it was so cold I had to dig a sweater out of one of the boxes labeled “Misc. HEAVY.”


Apparently summer in Maine lasts for about three and a half wee...

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Published on August 23, 2016 13:00 • 8 views
Nguyễn Duy Khánh Nguyễn Duy Khánh's blog:
Đây là bản dịch của tôi cho bài The man who invented modern probability đăng trên tạp chí Nautilus Issue 004, chapter 4, đã được tác giả đồng ý chuyển ngữ. Bài này vốn dĩ tôi dịch là để lấp bớt thời gian rảnh rỗi đồng thời kiếm tiền mua trà (chắc bạn nghĩ tôi […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2016 02:21 • 8 views
Begoña Martínez Pagán Begoña Martínez Pagán's blog:

I don’t know if you’re worried, my dear readers, but my holidays this year do notinclude holidays from writing. Actually, I’m writing so much I’ve just finished a notebook I started last month. There’s a postfor patrons only and tell you too in a bit about what I’m working on. I hope you like it…...

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Published on August 23, 2016 05:14 • 12 views
Scott   Alexander Scott Alexander's blog:

[Epistemic status: Any time I make an anthropic argument, you should probably interpret it as trolling]


Sean Carroll argues that the simulation argument is false.


The simulation argument posits two kinds of universes: “high-level” universes that can simulate other universes, and “ground-level” un...

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Published on August 23, 2016 12:03 • 9 views
Sara Sutterlin Sara Sutterlin's blog:


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Published on August 13, 2016 13:33 • 8 views
Melissa Cecilia Melissa Cecilia's blog:

Recently I had the opportunity to return to the career path I was on prior to my reversion. Over the last several weeks I seriously considered it. Little by little, the path appealed to me to the point where I couldn't see anything else that would be fulfilling, career-wise. It would allow me to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 14:57 • 1 view
Katharina Münz Katharina Münz's blog:

Nach und nach nimmt die Zahl der grünen Haken zu an meiner to-do-Liste für die bevorstehende Veröffentlichung von


Falkenherz – Bewährung der Schildmaid

Was noch fehlt neben dem Titel ist der Einblick für meine Follower auf Cover


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und Klappentext


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»… und sie lebten glücklich und zufrieden bis a...

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Published on August 23, 2016 21:00 • 8 views
Samantha Beardon Samantha Beardon's blog:

Light me a spark


Thats a good start


Show me the essence,


of you


Then I can view,


you true


My heart and mind remain open


To possibilities,


full of emotion


Lets relax and go with the flow


Early days,lets just get to know


Each other


Will this feeling grow


Beyond the first kisses glow


Head first into bliss


Or will...

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Published on August 24, 2016 00:42 • 12 views
Martina E. Faulkner Martina E. Faulkner's blog:

This week, I’m dipping my toe in politics (Gasp! I know, right?) based on a FB post I wrote last week in response to the Donald Trump statues. It’s actually not really a political post though, as I identify as an Independent (so don’t worry, and please read on, because I think it’s important, and...

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Published on August 23, 2016 06:00 • 8 views
Crystal M. Sutherland Crystal M. Sutherland's blog:

A few months ago my first book released into the world. It has been quite a journey ever since, going far beyond what I had hoped for.


Some people say it takes a special kind of courage to share your story, with all it’s messy parts and pieces. To face past wounds that still hurt, and settle the u...

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Published on August 23, 2016 10:53 • 8 views
Adrián  Biháry Adrián Biháry's blog:


Po dlhej dobe vás môžem privítať pri článku, ktorý je taký na "odreagovanie" aj pre mňa tak aj pre vás. Každý poznáme Hunger Games a príbeh o odvážnej dievčati na ohni, všakže? Lenže ako aj u statných filmov a knihách, aj pri tejto fenomenálnej a naozaj známej sérií sú nejaké tajomstvá, ktoré mal... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 04:53 • 16 views
Diana Gutiérrez Diana Gutiérrez's blog:

Vamos a recopilar las entradas de este “Un pavo rosa tras los focos“, que se ha extendido bastante más de lo que pretendía por mi vena nostálgica: Mis años de colegio y El diluvio que viene(1994-1997); Mi adolescencia y esa chica rubia(1997-2000); La universidad, Show Me Love y Sugar Rush(2000-20...

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Published on August 24, 2016 03:31 • 10 views
Malia Litman Malia Litman's blog:
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Published on August 23, 2016 17:59 • 1 view
Walter E. Williams Walter E. Williams's blog:
As the fall semester begins, parents, students, taxpayers and donors should be made aware of official college practices that should disgust us...
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Published on August 23, 2016 21:01 • 11 views
Arthur Turfa Arthur Turfa's blog:

Sometimes, our dreams come true! I have been an adjunct at five school over the years. Currently I am enjoying an eleven-year stint at Midlands Technical College, based in Columbia, South Carolina. I have taught around 25 courses there, mainly in English.

Tonight I teach an official Poetry cla... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 06:06 • 10 views
Antoine Vanner Antoine Vanner's blog:
A small and now-forgotten punitive expedition in 1848 showed just how effectively the Royal Navy could function as Britain’s 19th Century rapid-reaction force.
In the turmoil that followed ending of Spanish rule in Central America in the 1820s, what was later to emerge – in 1838 – as the independe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 23, 2016 13:34 • 6 views
Manny Trembley Manny Trembley's blog:


Inked 2 Victoria Jr. pages and did this piece of concept/promo art for one of the 2 books I’ll be producing in the next year. Busy morning. #comicbooks #jaguar #kickstarter2017 #kickstarter

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Published on August 23, 2016 19:13 • 6 views
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