I’m both an ardent book fan and an ardent movie fan. As an author, my view is very clear. Books and movies are different art forms, different mediums; different species if you will. And unique: they were... Read more of this blog post »
FDR once tried to move Thanksgiving, as an act of economic stimulus. If Putin is going to recreate some version of a non-communist yet Soviet-like empire in his part of the world, perhaps he could also bring back the 24-game world chess championship match? Season four of Homeland is in fact remar...Read more of this blog post »
Tonight I take a break from my mock-epistolary style with a different type of blog post. As I mentioned a few weeks ago, I get a lot of questions from fellow writers who’ve read my books and haveasked something like, “How’d you keep the pace movingso fast,” or “Where’d you come up with the idea t...Read more of this blog post »
"Andariasmeni, the Buildings and her Friends" (fantasy e-book)
“The name Andariasmeni comes from the Greek word “antara" : It's the atmosphere caused by heavy clouds before a rainsto... Read more of this blog post »
All Fired Up is the follow-up to New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author Madelynne Ellis' scorching rock star romance novel, All Night Long.
Ginny Walters always knew her weakness for bad boys would get her into trouble. Her one night stand with Black Halo's lead guitarist, Ash Gore, wa... Read more of this blog post »
Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends and family. I sure wish I could be down there celebrating with you! Alas, it’s just a normal day here in Canada and I’ve got work to do. Be sure to check in tomorrow to take a look at all the Black Friday deals I’ve trackeddown.
But for today, Amazon h...Read more of this blog post »
Happy Birthday and Thanksgiving. You Little Bitch.
���Remind me why we are doing this again?��� Toby groused at Hale.
They were walking across the driveway of the feline coalition���s compound. Not only was it as cold as a donkey���s ass, but the ground was covered in black ice. While Toby usuall...Read more of this blog post »
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“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.”
A modern-day revenge tragedy in six parts. Symmetrical, finespun, almost courtly; but quick-tempered with it, and far... Read more of this blog post »
It's been a whirlwind month, that's for sure! Thanks so much to everyone who purchased The Heart of the Ancients via iBooks! All three books made it to the top twenty on Top Paid Books! Seriously, you guys rock! :-)
I've revamped the newsletter, which you can see here, and I'm planning on... Read more of this blog post »
Here’s a link to an article which just appeared. The subject is a site I’ve been involved with for a number of years.
The site was, at the time, revolutionary. It has helped untold thousands of families keep the laws of Family Purity,the benefit of which I’ve seen demonstrated for decades.
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Get all three for one low price.
Here's the blurb for each
Black Dragon’s Blood Amanda Spencer has spent years searching for clues to her fi... Read more of this blog post »
I can't help but remember last Thanksgiving which was quite a different scenario for my family.
Many of you know the story of h... Read more of this blog post »
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Girls read comics. Great blog with collection of vintage pics of girls and boys reading comics.
You may be interested in listening to my first ever radio chat which took place yesterday on BBC TEES and was lots of fun. To access the actual link please click http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbctees then a) click on "Listen again", b) click on "John Foster 26/11/2014", c) play but fast forwa... Read more of this blog post »
First off, I wonder if I have what it takes to be a "successful" author. Then I remind myself, that really, I wrote my book, to tell a story, my story, and in a way, unburden myself, as I worked through my own... Read more of this blog post »
They seem pretty good sports about it, too.
It seems a little unfair. We don’t spend our Bank Holiday Weekends trying to identify Old Jersey, Old York, and Old Hampshire.... Read more of this blog post »
This week’s look back into the past is only going back as far as August 2013 – but stay tuned for next week, where we’ll be going way back to the begining! This one’s a short story too, but on the positive side, it’s over twice the length of last week’sshort story :)
I really enjoyed writing about...Read more of this blog post »
What a year! This Thanksgiving, I want to express my gratitude to all the longtime readers and new-found friends who have read my work, attended a reading, come to a booksigning or posted a note online over the past year. I really appreciate it.
FREE on Amazon from 11/27-12/1!So starting on Thur... Read more of this blog post »
I am middle aged. By every definition I fall squarely in that season of life. I am in my mid-forties, think about my mortgage more than I should, and have three kids (a teen, a tween, and a toddler).
The other night my wife and I were joking with friends about how we are due for a mid-life crisis...Read more of this blog post »
Thank you @TheGeekyPress for an awesome podcast. Driving home to Wisconsin was crazy entertaining! @adjackson68 @BenTanzer @etwurthRead more of this blog post »
— Aiste Manfredini (@AisteManfredini) November 27, 2014
I have said in past blog posts that at times I was trying to get arre... Read more of this blog post »
You can find this book on Amazon here:
The Goodreads listing is here:
The ima... Read more of this blog post »
As a thank you for being so kind to me in my debut as a writer, you are invited to have four recently released e-book short stories for free at Smashwords.com.
You can get to the home page at https://www.smashwords.com/. It is easy to download to your kindle, nook, or other e... Read more of this blog post »
A good movie series can only be found coming from a good book series.
But, and there is always a but!
The Book series must follow in a path, which allows the movie series to do the same growing better with each new instalment of the series produced.
Whilst... Read more of this blog post »
I hope potential readers can get an inside look of the creative mind that has brought you this series. Let me know what think. Thanks
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“The more I learn about myself, the more I understand you.” – Ken Poirot, "Mentor Me"
#famousquotes #quote #quoteoftheday #newbook #books
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"...the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders came to him [Jesus]. 'By what authority are you doing those things?' they asked. 'And who gave you authority to do this?' "
As you learn mor... Read more of this blog post »
SPRING – IDAHO
It should be dark by now, but the sky glows with blowing snow, flashes of... Read more of this blog post »
Nov. 26, 2014. The big news. This may be as far as I get, but wow, to even get this far. THREE SOULS is on the long list for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.
Sept. 10, 2014. TRE ANIME anyone? The Italian edi... Read more of this blog post »
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