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Rae Meadows Rae Meadows's blog:
West Coast GR friends, I'm headed your way this week! Each night I'll be joined by an amazingly talented writer friend.

Monday 8/29 Powell's (Portland) 7:30, with journalist Anthony Effinger who will be reading from his novel-in-progress that I'm super-excited about.

Tuesday 8/30 Book Passage (Mari... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2016 05:13 • 9 views
Bibiana Krall Bibiana Krall's blog:
Do you struggle with your writing? This is a post about expectation of support and personal motivation for your own projects. If you have been writing awhile, you will find this post refreshing and honest. If you are not a writer, but know one...this post will open your eyes as well. Honesty will... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2016 05:11 • 8 views
David  Holdsworth David Holdsworth's blog:
Just wanted all my friends and family to be the first to know that my book Angelos has been re-published! Read an extract, find out more or buy at http://feedaread.com/books/Angelos.aspx
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Published on August 26, 2016 05:02 • 10 views
Christopher Keene Christopher Keene's blog:

Pageflex Persona [document: PRS0000446_00062]The reviews are in and they’ve been pretty good so far (mostly four stars, which I can live with). Here are a few of the blogger reviews that gave spotlights to the book on their respective blogs. You should go check them out, if only to read the full reviews andsee how I cleverly cherry picked t...

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Published on August 25, 2016 21:43 • 11 views
Javier Pavia Fernandez Javier Pavia Fernandez's blog:
La trilogía de La materia oscura tiene dos trampas. La primera es que, pese al título, no es ciencia ficción. La segunda es que es novela juvenil. La venden como infantil, aunque un personaje comiéndose el corazón de otro no me parece a mí muy para niños, la verdad. Los tres libros son: Luces del... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 07:05 • 11 views
Sibyl Eisley Sibyl Eisley's blog:
I can't believe it's already time to unveil the cover for the third book in the Bright Park Romance series, KNOW BY HEART.

Here's what the book is about:

Laurel Moore’s ideal future consists of two things: a steady career and a stable relationship. Now that she’s got the job part down, she’s ready... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 13:03 • 1 view
Jenn Moss Jenn Moss's blog:

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Shoch couldn’t decide what to call me in this letter of his. He started with a formal My Lord. Too formal, because he crossed it out. He tried for Master next, but that didn’t suit him either. So he ran a line through that too. Then there’s a word with so many lines throu...

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Published on August 25, 2016 19:25 • 1 view
Serena Bianca De Matteis Serena Bianca De Matteis's blog:

Allora, Buck ed io ne abbiamo parlato a lungo, questa notte. Lui diceva che non poteva restare indifferente a una cosa così triste accaduta in Centro Italia, dove vivono così tanti suoi parenti lupeschi. Io ero assolutamente d’accordo. Quindi ci è venuta quest’idea che adesso vi proponiamo. Pubb...

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Published on August 26, 2016 03:35 • 4 views
Dani Duck Dani Duck's blog:
I am not sure what is more stressful: Having a computer die or getting a new computer. There is so much to do when getting a new computer. It was tough making the right selection especially since most places don't allow for computer customization. In the end I decided on a gaming computer (even... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 13:45 • 1 view
Mary T. Kincaid Mary T. Kincaid's blog:

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THE LAST WORD



JOSEPH JAMES KINCAID 1933-2016



It is not easy to explain my situation to my friends and family but I’m going to try. We were married forty-five years. We have two grown children who have their own families. In our seven-year struggle with cancer, we tried everything the doc...

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Published on August 25, 2016 17:15 • 4 views
Jackie Amsden Jackie Amsden's blog:

A killer smile can only get a girl so far. These five fashionistas are not only amazingly gorgeous but possessvery unique and potentially lethal skills. Let’s just should I ever need to put together anOcean’s 11 style celebrity/assassination team (which I kind of hope I don’t because I don’t deal...

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Published on August 25, 2016 13:26 • 3 views
Jennifer Ikner Lowry Jennifer Ikner Lowry's blog:

I am not the most technological savvy teacher around. Trust me, I am still very excited to learn digital resources and how to implement tech-awesome activities in my class.


But I do love my Google and I encourage you to create a google account before school starts and complete the tutorials – and...

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Published on August 25, 2016 18:40 • 6 views
Carla Jenkins Carla Jenkins's blog:

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Hi, there! I am back from my summer sabbatical and am I very grateful for all of my community! Although there are a whole lot of positive changes, I am going to ease back into this newsletter.


In this newsletter:



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Published on August 26, 2016 00:55 • 7 views
Scott   Alexander Scott Alexander's blog:

[Epistemic status: very low. Total conjecture based on insufficient evidence.]


“Voodoo death” refers to supposed cases where people died after being cursed by witch doctors. The theory goes that even though witch doctors don’t have real magic, if their victims come from a culture that believes i...

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Published on August 25, 2016 15:53 • 1 view
Dana Wayne Dana Wayne's blog:
My other work in progress,Maggie's Dream,was a finalist in the 2016 ETWG First Chapter Contest - Romance Category. It is featured today on Venture Galleries! I am so excited about that! Here is the link to check it out - snippet is below. http://venturegalleries.com/blog/firs..., Texas 1880“With... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 09:29 • 9 views
Ari Bach Ari Bach's blog:

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I just started reading Valhalla by Ari Bach and I swear to God WHY IS THIS BOOK NOT GETTING ALL THE AWARDS AND RECOGNITION it’s so CRAZY good



There’s so much Norse mythology and references and actual Norwegian in a SCI FI NOVEL AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH




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Published on August 25, 2016 19:10 • 1 view
Wendy BooydeGraaff Wendy BooydeGraaff's blog:

One of the best parts of writing a book is being written to about that book. Back when school was in session, I video conferenced ISNA Elementary School in Mississauga, Ontario. This is what it looked like:

You can see the students in their desks, the teacher at the fron of the class, and me, on the screen holding up SALAD PIE like a trophy. Thank you, Suhaan, for the picture.

You can see the students in their desks, the teacher at the fron of the class, and me, on...

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Published on August 25, 2016 07:02 • 4 views
Ariana Paige Ariana Paige's blog:

tumblr_mmee0qJoWq1s7r334o1_500Sex for me isn’t just about BDSM. Sure giving (or even getting – shh) a nice spanking is amazing foreplay, but being kinky isn’t just about bondage and discipline.


I love the roughness of a man’s hands on my body, the awareness of our two animal selves losing our better sensibilities and simply su...

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Published on August 25, 2016 12:03 • 8 views
Sarah  Ward Sarah Ward's blog:

Today on Crimepieces,Rachel Dove, selects the music that she writes to. This is Rachel in her own words:


4bebfac6fbea36bb616912f605df16fb I am a wife, mother of two boys, perpetual student, avid reader and writer of words. I sometimes sleep, always have eye bags and dream of retiring to a big white house in Cornwall, with 2 sh...

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Published on August 26, 2016 01:58 • 6 views
Stephanie Garber Stephanie Garber's blog:

Hi Friends!

I’m so excited to reveal that my wonderful UK publisher, Hodder and Stoughton, has revealed their magical cover for Caraval–with a stunning animated version! I was so excited when I saw this cover, just like with the US cover, I felt as if they captured the magical and mysterious feel...

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Published on August 25, 2016 07:40 • 3 views
Mary Potter Kenyon Mary Potter Kenyon's blog:

I stood there, transfixed, while my daughters and grand-daughter went on ahead.


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I’d specifically chosen Waterloo as a destination for a day-trip for the newspaper. Waterloo, neighborto the Cedar Falls area where I’d metmy husbandand we’d attended college. Iknew if I was given the assignment, I co...

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Published on August 25, 2016 20:40 • 6 views
Tomáš Sekerka Tomáš Sekerka's blog:


#věda #technika


Washington – Konspirační teoretiky čekají žně. Spojené státy se totiž pustí do ojedinělého projektu, v rámci nějž budou bombardovat atmosféru pomocí plazmových bomb. Informuje o tom The New Scientist.


Zdroj: Americká armáda chce bombardovat nebe plazmou | EuroZprávy.cz – Ak...

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Published on August 25, 2016 05:52 • 1 view
Pam Gonçalves Pam Gonçalves's blog:
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Published on August 25, 2016 14:00 • 5 views
Dean Pohlman Dean Pohlman's blog:

I wrote this blog so you can expect what you’ll experience as a newbie to yoga. I’m also publishingthis blog as part of the release of the FIRST Body by Yoga workout series, Guyoga: Beginner’s Yoga for Men, a workout series I designed to teachpeople the physical fitness aspects of yoga, to improv...

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Published on August 25, 2016 08:05 • 1 view
Whitney L. Wagner Whitney L. Wagner's blog:
Now that the kids are on their second day of school, I can officially conclude that Super Summer 2016 is now complete. This summer wasn’t exactly what I expected. Having said that, I didn’t accomplish a lot of the things that I wanted to, and we didn’t get to do a lot of things that […]
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Published on August 25, 2016 11:00 • 3 views
Phillip Crawford Jr. Phillip Crawford Jr.'s blog:

For a limited time only the Kindle e-book edition of The Mafia and the Gays by Phillip Crawford Jr. is available at Amazon for just 0.99 cents, and free for kindleunlimited subscribers. Crawford was interviewed by Helen Nianias for VICE and appeared on Mark McNease's podcast about his book.

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Published on August 26, 2016 03:59 • 8 views
Joanne Tracey Joanne Tracey's blog:
Killcare Beach

Killcare Beach


I’m not really sure where to begin today’s weekly round-up- there’s a lot going on…perhaps it’s best to jump straight into the five!


Where I discovered…


Hardy's Bay, Central Coast

Hardy’s Bay, Central Coast


I was born in Sydney and I’ve been back living here since 1992. My brother lives on the Central Coast,...

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Published on August 25, 2016 15:58 • 12 views
K.J. Chapman K.J. Chapman's blog:

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A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E.Schwab 4/5


14138357_1255426807842067_1603806093_nKell is one of the last Antari, a rare magician who can travel between parallel worlds: hopping from Grey London — dirty, boring, lacking magic, and ruled by mad King George — to Red London — where life and magic are revered, and the Maresh Dynasty pr...

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Published on August 25, 2016 13:57 • 3 views
Lindsay Marie Miller Lindsay Marie Miller's blog:

Today I would like welcome Eden McGuire to the blog! She published her debut novel, Eyes of the Woods at the age of 14, and is currently pursuing a career in acting. Check outEden’s YouTube Channeland watch her video entitled, “Taylor Swift Dramatic Monologue” for a taste of her acting chops. I t...

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Published on August 25, 2016 05:00 • 1 view
L.A. Marzulli L.A. Marzulli's blog:
MARZULLI-lower-thirdAcceleration Radio!
This is our new format. Acceleration has moved from the FRINGE radio network and will be posted here on the BLOG and also on I-TUNES (soon)!
Thanks to Rick for the great ride on the FRINGE Radio Network.
I hope you like the new format and I hope to expand on this in the coming w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 14:48 • 7 views
April Zyon April Zyon's blog:
I am doing a giveaway; 10 lucky winners will win a free copy of His Mafia Princess… read to the end to learn how.
His Mafia Princess
Family First, book 1
by April Zyon
Published by Evernight Publishing
Cover by (the amazing!) Jay Aheer
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Gregorio Bosco worked his way up the ranks of The F... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2016 01:06 • 9 views
Jennifer Allwood Jennifer Allwood's blog:


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Mr. Magic and I recently, by pure accident, came up with the idea to use a real baseball as a curtain rod finial in our son’s bedroom remodel. We have been working on updating his walls and bedding which mean hiscurtains needed switched out too.



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This was his old curtain rod and curtains. See how...

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Published on August 23, 2016 09:51 • 1 view
Ryan Lanz Ryan Lanz's blog:
by Kate M. Colby In this new series, I want to explore some of the classic writing advice given to authors and provide my opinions on any experiences with them. I don’t do this because I think I’m some brilliant writing authority – far from it. Rather, I’ve learned the most valuable writing lesso... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 25, 2016 09:59 • 2 views
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