My rating: 4 of 5 stars
I read "Middle Age Man on the Flying Trapeze," at 29 years old, on the brink of manhood and middle age, and I adored every story. I'd been reading a lot of the heavyweights up until this time - Dostoevsky on the Rus... Read more of this blog post »
Download Ingheist for the Kindle!
Intended for Mature Audiences. Violence, language and sexual situations.
A fatal accident befalls police officer Simon Heath while in pursuit of suspected criminals. A woman and her two children are killed and Simon is injured. After lawsuits and months of rehabil... Read more of this blog post »
In case you’re unaware, I Blog daily over at Tumblr. Think of it as a morning devotional. Every day, I get up and capture my first thoughts over my first cup of coffee. It satisfies the needs of those of you who miss my old social and political commentary and personal slice-of-life essays, and al...Read more of this blog post »
Would you like a signed and personalized copy of Stay With Me or Wait for You, Be With Me, and Stay With Me?
Now here’s your chance!
Between now and September the 12th, you can place an order for signed and personalized copies. All the details on this link and this is being provided by the lovely...Read more of this blog post »
argh, mais pourquoi les vacances passent aussi vite !
Einstein disait que la notion du temps était relatif. Une heure de bonheur près de l’être qu’on aime semble passer en une minute et une minute la main dans le feu semble être une éternité.
Ben moi je dis que j’aimerais bien que le temps compren...Read more of this blog post »
This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions. Melissa will award a $25 Amazon GC to a randomly drawn winner via the rafflecopter at the end of this post during the tour. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour.
NOTE: This book is on sale for o...Read more of this blog post »
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Smashwords: http://bit.ly/1mGn7sm... Read more of this blog post »
Falling for Ramos
Due out 15th September 2014
A glimpse of a group of businessmen in a newspaper tells Colin Hess... Read more of this blog post »
Always focusing on the steamier (Okay, fine, outright erotic)side of things, Ivy has really gone over to the hotter side this time around with her short little novella, I'll Call You Alice .
Once upon a time a girl named V... Read more of this blog post »
Labor Day weekend, I’ll be at DragonCon in Atlanta—and if you’re there, stop by and say hello!
Here’s my panel and signing schedule:
A Magical Place: The Role of Setting in Urban Fantasy–Time: Fri 10:00 am Location: Chastain BC – Westin
Fictional Writing and Skepticism–Time: Fri 04:00 pm Location: 2... Read more of this blog post »
http://www.pinterest.com/allenhouston... Read more of this blog post »
It’s hard to believe that it’s been a week and a half since I took this photo:
Toothless and I set out for London and the adventures of WorldCon.
And we made it! But alas, our luggage did not.
Two days later we were reunited…
…thank goodness, because then I got to meet Scott Lynch, and it would...Read more of this blog post »
Who likes housework? Raise your hand and keep it up until you finish reading this blog. Ha ha.
Well, I kind of do like housework. It makes me happy to do it, and I love when it’s done. The problem is that I’m kind of busy! Aren’t we all? So how do we simplify this t...Read more of this blog post »
Do you normally write short? Write a novel. (And vice versa)
Have you only writtenstories? Try telling one in a different media: make a video traile... Read more of this blog post »
The classrooms had c... Read more of this blog post »
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
Дж. К. Роулинг, "Гарри Поттер и Кубок Огня", переводила Мария Спивак , я редактировала. в процессе мне было много читательского счастья, и впереди, я надеюсь, его еще немало... Read more of this blog post »
для начала немного инфографики: эволюция книжного магазина на этих территориях
это была политинформация, а теперь знакомьтесь – Док Спортелло (это слили вторую картинку из кина “Внутренний порок”):
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The day he left, once I'd had a good cry, I picked up my fountain pen and new lined pad and....nothing. It took four hou... Read more of this blog post »
You can read the full review HERE, but allow me to share... Read more of this blog post »
Hi, Constance! Tell us a little about yourself, and what kind of books you like to read and write. I’m a writer, wife, and mother... Read more of this blog post »
Living by a nature trail, we are often treated to sightings of wildlife. Some are small, and common, like squirrels and chipmunks (Chippy and Ella really don’t like to share our yard and the peanuts with anyone else). We’ve seen fat bunnies, who despite the fence around our yard, always seem to m...Read more of this blog post »
There’s a fabulous essay by Ursula Le Guin (I think it’s “The Fisherwoman’s daughter”?) on writing and motherhood, which contains the following: “The point, or part of it, is that babies eat manuscripts. They really do. The poem not written because the baby cried, the novel put aside because of a...Read more of this blog post »
Five years ago I was working on a training manual when I decided to experiment with writing fiction.
The planned short story grew quickly and wh... Read more of this blog post »
Youve almost certainly heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge: someone challenges you, and then you have to either a) donate in support of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), or b) dump a bucket of ice water on your head, or c) both. Then you get to challenge two other people. I’ve heard some rumblings online...Read more of this blog post »
I am slightly calmer now, although I do keep looking over at the Hugo to make certain it is real. There are threequestions people kept asking me after the Hugos.
Who did your hair? – Dolly and Rhondawho were amazing and wonderful.
Did you writethe lyrics to the Retro Hugos song? – No. Those were wr... Read more of this blog post »
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Join authors Gus Li and Tushmore on their virtual boozy blog crawl as they chat about new releases ‘Wine and Roses’ (Gus Li) and ‘Love on the Rocks’ (Tushmore) both available from Dreamspinner Press this August.
Both authors will answer some quick questions about their romance stories, as well as...Read more of this blog post »
Check out Miro’s awesome Skull Throne cover:
Following the Larry Rostant tradition of putting one of the POV characters on the cover, Miro imagines Arlen with the spear of Kaji, ready to fight corelings as the sun sets. Amazing work!
Rae decided to feature a different character on her entry:
I...Read more of this blog post »
I have now finished writing the Freya Fables Book 3: The Age of Darkness.
An enjoyable read if I do say so myself, and I loved writing it.
There were times when it was dragging a bit, but overall I really enjoyed the writing Freya Fables Series as a whole.
It is done... Read more of this blog post »
Usually, when I see a stupid thing on the internet, I laugh and maybe tweet about it. “Look! Someone spilled a pile of dumb on the internet!” Then we’ll all share a laugh together and I’d go back to blocking “Emergency Cat” accounts. If I think the source of this particular piece of blockheadery...Read more of this blog post »
UPDATED. See entry below for extract.
Took a few hours off deadline last night to launch Andrew McMillen's 'Talking Smack', a series of profile/interviews with musicians forcussed largely, but not entirely on drug use.
A fascinating book, expertly done. (It even has it's own little website here....Read more of this blog post »
1) Julian May's Pliocene Exile series (all 4 books, but especially The Many Color... Read more of this blog post »
Thank you to everyone who entered, reblogged, and expressed their excitement over this giveaway! The following tumblr users were selected at random from over 11,000 entries:
iamsavingmy... Read more of this blog post »
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