Before I post another excerpt, I want to relay that the crimes I write about in my... Read more of this blog post »
Woo Hoo! I’ve now go my own author’s pageon Goodreads where readers can list themselves as a fan or add my upcoming book to their “want to read list.” Although my book doesn’t come out for at least another year, you can still check out where Between Two Fires will live hereon Goodreads.
The funny... Read more of this blog post »
So putting yourself out there sucks, right? Its bad enough you have to face your own personal doubts, but facing the doubts of others can be downright terrifying. And if you haven’t noticed, people can be mean. Like really mean. And when you’re endeavoring to make a name for yourself in a field...Read more of this blog post »
Hey. My name is Tiffany Scandal and I'm a good for nothing broad.
Let me tell you about the time I stole a cross from a church.
I'm not talking a tiny little crucifix. I'm talking about a 12 foot tall, 5 foot wide solid wood cross. Perhaps stolen is the wrong word, but I'm going with it because no...Read more of this blog post »
Carly Bell Hartwell’s love potions are always in demand in Hitching Post, Alabama, the wedding capital of the South.…Read more of this blog post »
When Katie Sue Perrywinkle walks into the Little Shop of Potions, Carly is surprised and delighted to see her o...
Excuse me while I squeeee for a while… Michael J Sullivan is one of my favourite fantasy authors, and he’s currently hosting a giveaway for advance printings of his new series. You can sign up at Goodreads and a couple of other places. Full details here.
But that’s not really what got me all excit...Read more of this blog post »
Aquí podéis descargar gratis el libro de relatos de terror de Toni Cifuentes. Yo los leí hace tiempo y, si mi opinión os sirve de algo, os diré que son muy buenos. Algunos te ponen los pelos literalmente de punta. Dadle una oportunidad, que no os arrepentiréis ;-)
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The Short Life of Sparrows Playlist
Calli is fitted for an Awakening dress – Hurt by Johnny Cash
Isaiah enters the gate and sees the Seers at tea - Edward Scissorhands, The Main Th... Read more of this blog post »
I have to admit, at first, I didn’t like Beth. She jumped to conclusions and caused heartache. And yet, by the end, I liked her. She tried to make things right and found her inner strength.
I loved the two secondary characters, Margo and Ma...
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(14.5) What if I don’t like it?MaxMax would have sworn up and down, left and right and on the holy bible that he wasn’t nervous. The hands that shook as... Read more of this blog post »
It is just more fun for writers/readers to be immersed in the lives of our characters/books than real life sometimes. Real life has too many responsibilities, appointments, and fla... Read more of this blog post »
As well as being a superb quote, and summing up beautifully what Larkin's poems are all about, this hits on a key point when it comes to writing. What inspires you?
I get inspired by all sorts of things, most of them suprisi... Read more of this blog post »
Il titolo e l'idea di base, "lupi mannari al liceo", sono ispirati all'omonimo film anni Ot... Read more of this blog post »
Anyway, as a nerd, I was into all things fantasy and science fiction. Back then, though, this was all out on the fringe. It wasn’t “normal” to be a serious... Read more of this blog post »
I’ve got one response for this:
(Okay, I actually have more than one response, natch, so bear with me. Orbit Books is one of the few big SFF publishers that understands the value in building a brand for its authors. When they weren’t happy with Brent Weeks’ cover for The Black Prism, they recovere...Read more of this blog post »
So, check this out. This is a totally awesome gift pack you can receive if you pre-order your copy of Talon now. It has a cool poster, a signed bookplate (yes, I hand signed every one of them), and a 22 page, never before seen sample booklet of Talon.
To get your free gift, all you h... Read more of this blog post »
I feel like I’m at a twelve-step meeting. “Hello, my name is Marshall. And I am not a romance writer.” Instead of saying, “Hello Marshall” you’re probably saying, “Huh?” or if your language is more colorful, “What the fuck?” I get your confusion. First o... Read more of this blog post »
It is when we are doing things together that friendship springs up – painting, sailing ships, praying, philosophizing, and fighting shoulder to shoulder. Friends look in the same direction. – C.S. Lewis
Let’s talk about the old days.
The days before “we” when it was just “you and he.” Back to...Read more of this blog post »
Author: James Dashner
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Pub Date: October 9th, 2009
Source: The Book Divas
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If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human.
When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys wh... Read more of this blog post »
I am very excited to be part of this new project. If you have a passion for poetry and want to possibly be featured in a new biannual poetic publication please check out the submission guidelines.
Laura A Lords has created a beautiful site and we have some exciting prompts coming your way to help...Read more of this blog post »
El colmo es que... hace dos noches tuve un sueño muy raro y ayer mi mente decidió convertir ese sueño en his... Read more of this blog post »
Book Title: Pulled Within
Author: Marni Mann
Genre: New Adult
Release Date: September 16, 2014
Storms can’t last forever…can they?
For five long years, Rae Ryan has lived in a storm over which she has no control. Little by little, everything has been taken away from her—her job, her rela...Read more of this blog post »
By Thonie Hevron
A cold call. In marketing it means calling/contacting someone without an introduction to sell them something. I don’t have a sales or marketing history. I have always believed that I could not approach someone for sales purposes if my life depended on it. I can answer a 911 call w...Read more of this blog post »
O poveste bună se recunoaște nu atât după intrigă, desfășurarea acțiunii, punctul culminant sau deznodământ — ca să păstrăm terminologia standard –, cât mai ales după build-up, adică, simplist spus, expozițiune. Paradoxal, în ceea ce mă privește, lucrul ăsta e valabil îndeosebi în cazul poveștilo...Read more of this blog post »
I lived in NYC for three years because I thought it would be a good idea to do so if I wanted to be a writer. I met lots of cool people and went to lots of cool events and places, etc. while I was there. I also wrote a total of five decent stories in the 3-year span.
The work I’ve done in my child...Read more of this blog post »
There are less than two weeks until The Understatement of the Year is published. I just can't wait. These characters? I love them to pieces. I had no idea that Ivy Years #3 was going to be a story about two guys. But the idea for their angst-filled, accidental reunion in the hockey rink locker r...Read more of this blog post »
Book Review 1:
5 stars out of 5! This chilling tale grabs you by the throat and doesn't
let go. Readers will be captured from the start!
-Cynthia Ley, bestselling author of Perfect & Other S... Read more of this blog post »
Posted on September 17, 2014 by Billy Ray Chitwood
“Follow me!” the voice was gentle, soft, and somehow compelling.
The lovely lady with blue eyes and long waves of golden hair blinked in her drowsy state.
Shelley slowly opened widely her eyes and rose from the hammock on the hil... Read more of this blog post »
أشعر أن هناك شخصيتين تعيشان بداخلي الشخصية الأولى عفوية متحمسة مشاغبة, تضحك بدون أن تحسب مدى اتساع ابتسامتها,صريحة تعبر عن ما يدور في ذهنها بشكل مباشر بدون تنميق , لا تحب التخطيط للمستقبل لأنها تعتقد أنه يخبئ لها الأفضل , تفعل ما يمليه عليها قلبها, تكره الروتين وتحب المغامرات, أحلامها الكثيرة تت... Read more of this blog post »
I have already posted these drawings on FB, but not everyone is there, and I wanted to talk about children and their drawings.
These two pictures above are by my 7 year old daughter. I love these two in ruled paper :(, I like my almost 10 yo daughter's humor. Once we grow up, we loose that spark... Read more of this blog post »
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