After my first year at uni, I spent the summer temping as a copy typist at a local authority (obviously honing my future typing skills!) It was quite a ‘traditional’ working environment, with a fixed one hour lunch break, and I don’t know about you, but it takes me about five minutes to eat a san...Read more of this blog post »
Hey, I admit there are times I am a blonde and a bit spacy. But My 11 year writing anniversay just passed. If any of you would like a copy of ANY book I have put out that either you haven't read, or maybe you have never heard of me, lol and we jut browsing through, just leave me you email and wha...Read more of this blog post »
Unlike CJ Peterson (here's her post), I don't automatically agree to chain posts, simply because of time, but I have a horrible time telling anyone 'no', especially awesome gals like her. So, while I'm terrible at remembering to do these posts, even when I said I would, she's great at reminding m... Read more of this blog post »
If you'd like a chance to win a copy of Reluctance, comment below and please mention your preferred format, PDF or ePub. Winners will be drawn Friday afternoon.
Reluctan... Read more of this blog post »
Communion with Christ is a certain cure for every ill. Whether it be the wormwood of woe, or the cloying surfeit of earthly delight, close fellowship with the Lord Jesus will take bitterness from the one, and satiety from the other. Live near to Jesus, Christian, and it is a matter of secondary...Read more of this blog post »
Please don’t read this if your mind is closed to new ideas or if you dislike debate. You’ll simply be wasting your time and you may upset yourself.
And I do know Inferno is fiction, too, but that doesn’t mean I’m not allowed express an opinion. To the the person who called me a threat to society...Read more of this blog post »
However, today, the sun is out and I've been writing in the garden which has been excellent. Penny-Slow is very exc... Read more of this blog post »
This post will be split into two. The first sign up forms are for bloggers ONLY. The last sign up form is open to everyone over the age of 18 years old.
I have eight FALL FROM INDIA PLACE ARCs (English language) up for grabs to book review bloggers.
8 ARCs of FA... Read more of this blog post »
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautifully Captivating, March 8, 2014
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This review is from: The Book Slave (Kindle Edition)
"The Book Slave" is the kind of intensely emotion and drama rich col... Read more of this blog post »
It’s that time so without further ado, here are the winners.
Remember you have until Thursday March 13 to contact me and claim your prize!
Winners of my digital backlist
After our Art Deco feature, we figured it was high time for some Art Nouveau goodness!
(By Anna Taart)
Or more like art nou-WOAH, am I right?
I'm a huge fan of this style, so it's fun to see it translated so beautifully onto cake.
(By Comper Cakes)
Yeah, I'd hit that.
(With a fork.)
No one's ever...Read more of this blog post »
Jacqueline has followed her high school boyfriend (Kennedy) of 3 years to the college he has chosen to acquire a law degree. Being a talented musician herself, Jacqueline could have gone to any musically based college she desired, but her heart made her decision for her and that heart was about...Read more of this blog post »
Again we are SO proud of @rdegnore for being nominated for a #LambdaLiteraryAward for her novel INVISIBLE SOFT RETURN http://t.co/W9AKSplhhX
26th Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalists Ann... Read more of this blog post »
THE IMAGINED SONS TOUR
27/2 Seattle18/3 London22/3 Plymouth 28/3 Bradford on Avon6/4 Cheltenham11/4 Bristol26/4 Providence, RI30/4 Claremont, NH1/5 Cambr... Read more of this blog post »
I au paired in the States about 12-13 years ago and I remember shortly after I got there we were watching television in the family room an an advert came on for washing powder. In this ad the voiceover went on to explain in detail how a competing brand was inferior to their brand. Our competitors...Read more of this blog post »
جف حبري عنـكِ قليـلا ..لكن لا جـف قلبي عن نبضـكِ ...ولا كـف خيـالي عن استحـضارك في كـلِ وجـهٍ وعـلى كـل حـائطٍو بين الغـروب و الغروب تبقين أنـتِ الـشروق الذي أنتـظره لأتنـفس ... Read more of this blog post »
thinking or acting for oneself
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The first book in the Divine Brotherhood Series is out!
In The Descent, we meet our heroine Caroline Christiansen. This is a book for all those angel enthusiasts in the Young adult section.
The book is available at Saxo for free for a limited time (one month). Hurry up and get your fr... Read more of this blog post »
but when I do, it’s usually because I just completed the plot board for one of my novels and realized—I have a long way to go! Each Post-It represents a chapter. I typically add Post-Its as I go. Now I’m really crying.
Point of Crisis: Book Three in The Perseid Collapse Series promises to be a gam...Read more of this blog post »
This is us making cookies. Notice the ugly shirt. We’ll get to that in a minute.
Recently we had a death in the family. Unfortunately, my sister had to deal with it pretty much on her own. I wasn’t able to get away and well, we don’t really have anyone else but the two of us anymore.
One night as...Read more of this blog post »
What parts of the brain are activated when we make a gut decision?
Dr. Dan Siegel, clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine, explained the complex process of how our minds and bodies formulate and respond to a hunch for my video series Leadership: A Master Class.
“There are...Read more of this blog post »
There are many things that remind me of my father, including Blackjack, syringes and bologna. The anecdotes about him include episodes of communing with a monkey, graphing his belly button, and dancing with a dead lady… but does... Read more of this blog post »
It’s time to spring forward! Here’s our line-up for this week…
Monday, March 10th – RU contributor Handsome Hansel returns
Wednesday, March 12th – Editor and author Heather Webb
Friday, March 14th -How to Use Social Media to Your Advantage as a Writer with Carrie Smith
RU is a tuition-free zone!
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But I'm seriously troubled. Over a year and a half ago, I started Stron... Read more of this blog post »
I have seen some questions about books for the other characters introduced in JOHN. Aside from Alex and Maggie's story underway now I do have books planned for... Read more of this blog post »
And without further ado, the winners are....
Natasha Delong Griffin - wins the signed copies of The Mighty Storm and... Read more of this blog post »
Heiress Without a Cause by Sara Ramsey. $ Free Amazon | Kobo
From the Jacket Copy:
One title to change his life…
A disgraced son with a dark reputation, William “Ferguson” Avenel is content to live in exile – until his father dies in the scandal of the Season. With rumors of insanity swirling aro...
I do remember you, we took those photos of your wonderful cosplay and your amazing friends!
That is very kind of you to say, I am very glad that you like my work. Thank you!
I am not sure what influences you might mean. As a comics writer, Steve Gerber was a huge influence, he taught me that there’...Read more of this blog post »