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Isra Sravenheart Isra Sravenheart's blog:
A slightly controversial post today but I felt it had to be said.

Now today I want to talk about writers being condemned by other writers and in a way that knocks their confidence and how they feel about themselves and their work.

I have not been published for very long but I have been writing most... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:12 • 14 views
Billy Roper Billy Roper's blog:
Gregory Kay, an author whom I respect personally and as a writer, was just kind enough to post a review of 'Hasten The Day' on Amazon:

5 stars: Bold, daring, well-done: I liked it!

By Gregory M. Kay on August 2, 2015
Format: Kindle Edition
Verified Purchase

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Published on August 02, 2015 21:11 • 15 views
XIX XIX's blog:
“I could start fires with what I feel for you.”

- (via bl-ossomed)
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Published on August 02, 2015 12:10 • 1 view
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
The Bold Investor – Kindle Giveaway on Amazon.com August 3 & 4

In these thirty-eight luminous short stories George Thomas Clark presents a smorgasbord of mysteries, adventures, and issues. Edgar Allan Poe may have been murdered, a promising actor drinks and drugs himself from Hollywood to the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:33 • 2 views
M.L. Brummett M.L. Brummett's blog:
In the history of WWII, this week August 7,1942, the US First Marine division landed on Guadalcanal Island to overwhelm the 2200 Japanese garrison and capture the airfield that would enable bombers to strike allied sea lanes. The Marines suffered supply shortages but were later relieved by air an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:24 • 4 views
Carmela Dutra Carmela Dutra's blog:
Most of my blogs tend to stick within the same subject brand: reading, writing, arts, how this affects us, why do we do it, the benefits, etc. Like most children’s authors I have covered the subject (almost beating into the ground) the importance of reading to our little ones. description

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Published on August 02, 2015 20:07 • 6 views
Madeline Reynolds Madeline Reynolds's blog:
As many of you know, I am only a month away from releasing my new novel, Another Earth, and I am super excited! To share a bit of my excitement with you, I have decided to post a daily segment for ten days called Another Earth Writing Goofs which is a little inside scoop on some of the crazy or f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 20:02 • 1 view
Perry Lake Perry Lake's blog:
“The Unsaintly” is a work of historical fiction, but with the first portion showing a brace of disputes between God and Lucifer. The first dispute is a friendly argument; the second, a war in Heaven reminiscent of Milton’s “Paradise Lost”. And having been cast from Heaven, Lucifer vows to harm Go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 19:45 • 6 views
Brent Hartinger Brent Hartinger's blog:

MediaCarnivoresCover-150x150Over the last forty years, things have changed dramatically for LGBT people. Media portrayals of LGBT characters have changed just as much. Did changing media portrayals cause the social changes? What were some of the most important gay-themed books and movies? What are some of the best ones now?...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:30 • 2 views
Stacy-Deanne Stacy-Deanne's blog:


Detective Brianna "Bree" Morris and her partner and ex-lover Steven Kemp are thrown head first into a gruesome homicide that brings forth as many secrets as it does clues.

Brianna's psychiatrist, Dr. Nadia Hollister is stabbed to death in her upstairs bathroom. Brianna, who is at Nadia's while th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 19:40 • 3 views
Eva Pohler Eva Pohler's blog:

The final book of The Vampires of Athens series is almost here!


Are you ready for it?


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Come to my Facebook celebration on Monday, August 24th at 7 p.m. CST to play games and win prizes! Click here to join.


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When seventeen-year-old Gertie leaves New York to study abroad in Athens, she learns... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 13:58 • 1 view
Stephen J. Matlock Stephen J. Matlock's blog:

#Windows10 fail


I have an HP Pavilion D7 laptop. Microsoft advertised to me for a few months (it seems) that my laptop was capable of upgrading to Windows 10.


So on July 29, 2015, when I was prompted, I said “Yes!” to the upgrade.


Downloading took a few hours. It’s about a 2Gb install. Over wireless...

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Published on August 02, 2015 11:46 • 5 views
M.N. Forgy M.N. Forgy's blog:
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The Lies Between Us
(Devil's Dust MC Novel)
Releasing Sept 22.

Cherry’s life growing up was nothing short of a nightmare. Having an abusive father forced her to fend for herself from an early age. Bruised and emotionally broken, she finally escaped, running straight into the comfort that Lip's arms... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 18:52 • 2 views
Sloane Kennedy Sloane Kennedy's blog:
Six months ago today I published my first novel and the journey so far has been an amazing one. I've had the pleasure of watching my two latest books climb the bestseller list for Gay Romance on Amazon and it has truly been an overwhelming experience to see my name among those of the many authors... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 18:32 • 2 views
J.T. Ellison J.T. Ellison's blog:
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Go Set a Publication Date-super cute piece by author Mardi Jo Link about the nightmare of having your release date up against a legendary book.http://www.

Some inspiration fromDon Winslow@donwinslow,whose book THE CARTEL is absolutely killing it, and being made into a movie with Ridley Scott direc...

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Published on August 02, 2015 13:18 • 6 views
Amelia C. Gormley Amelia C. Gormley's blog:

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Why is it cute and trendy for girls to wear men’s flannel shirts and baggy boy’s sweatpants, but when a boy tries to wear anything remotely close to girl’s clothes, they are considered “girly” or “gay”?


Do you kn...

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Published on August 02, 2015 18:41 • 8 views
Dan Koboldt Dan Koboldt's blog:

Earlier this week, thousands of writers around the world united under a common hashtag: #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter. It was an outlet for all of the disappointment and frustration that come hand-in-hand with trying to make it as a writer. For all the people who see our profession as either afun h...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:30 • 4 views
Rachelle Dekker Rachelle Dekker's blog:

The feedback to The Choosing has been fantastic and we don’t know how to say thank you enough. We know a lot of you are anxiously awaiting book two in the Seer series, and since we all know how much it sucks to wait (Rachelle included) we thought we’d try and make the agony easier to handle.

Over...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:21 • 4 views
Christopher Waltz Christopher Waltz's blog:
A few weeks ago, I was approached about writing a series for a somewhat new literary website called Channillo (a sort of Netflix for readers/writers). I'm always open to new ways for readers and writer to unite, and after doing some research, Channillo seemed like a pretty awesome way to do just... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 17:03 • 2 views
Beth Cato Beth Cato's blog:

“You always get more respect when you don’t have a happy ending.”

~Julia Quinn


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Published on August 02, 2015 06:00 • 2 views
Isla McKetta Isla McKetta's blog:
Reading Edith Wharton Against Henry James: How many times in life do we really get to devote...
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Published on August 02, 2015 06:31 • 2 views
Eden Connor Eden Connor's blog:

Are you getting excited for the release of Pedal to the Metal?Want an Advance Review Copy? Sign up here,if you can receive a document on your Kindle and are willing to write a review and post it to Amazon (and Goodreads, if you use it) within the first two weeks after release. Only 19 spots left... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 15:44 • 2 views
Stacy Horn Stacy Horn's blog:

I’m listening to podcasts that have been recommended to me. First up, the C-Realm Podcast.


“KMO is the host and producer of the C-Realm Podcast and author of the book ‘Conversations on Collapse.’ He recently relocated from the Ecovillage Training Center on the Farm in Summertown, TN to Brooklyn, N...

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Published on August 02, 2015 11:28 • 4 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
Yesterday, August 1st, 1202 was the occasion for King John’s one great military triumph. He’d gotten word from Eleanor that she was under siege at Mirebeau Castle by John’s rival, her own grandson Arthur, the young Duke of Brittany, with his de Lusignan allies. John’s father, Henry, and brother R... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 17:46 • 8 views
Robin Stevenson Robin Stevenson's blog:

The Summer We Saved the Bees is on its way to bookstores! And, in a weird coincidence, I just came a across a the original version of the first page, scribbles and cross-outs and all, as I was looking for a blank sheet of paper in anold-but-only-half-used-notebook. Here it is:


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It’s mor...

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Published on August 02, 2015 15:53 • 4 views
Doug Dillon Doug Dillon's blog:


CarlJungLargeFascinating new book by paranormal author and investigator,Doug Dillon, brings to lifeCarl Jung’s personal supernatural experiences. Backed up synchronistic events and strange happenings in the lives of a large variety of other very reliable people.


Praise for Carl Jung, Hauntings, Paranormal C...

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Published on August 02, 2015 17:24 • 4 views
Jane Steen Jane Steen's blog:
I'm too jetlagged to make much sense right now, but I wanted you guys to know what I'm doing.

I've been contemplating the murder of my Keep Going You Fool! blog at www.janesteen.com for some time now. I started it on January 1, 2009, but it's run its course. I'm about to begin building a "proper"... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 17:29 • 8 views
Chad Schimke Chad Schimke's blog:
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Published on July 08, 2015 06:00 • 5 views
Lily R. Mason Lily R. Mason's blog:


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Published on August 02, 2015 15:30 • 4 views
Morgan O'Neill Morgan O'Neill's blog:
99 cents sale from August 3-16 for The Thornless Rose by Morgan O'Neill. Special limited time sale by Entangled/Macmillan.

http://www.entangledpublishing.com/th...
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Published on August 02, 2015 17:22 • 2 views
Alex Gabriel Alex Gabriel's blog:

A well-written story can make me enjoy (almost) anything. Still, like every reader, I have certain things I tend to particularly love in my m/m romance reading. I don’t mean specific themes or tropes, but general, underlying factors in the way the characters are portrayed and the dynamics of the...

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Published on August 02, 2015 08:05 • 7 views
Scott Barry Kaufman Scott Barry Kaufman's blog:
If you seek high well-being, your best bets are gratitude, kindness, and love of learning.



-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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Published on August 02, 2015 16:17 • 5 views
Jo Piazza O'Mara Jo Piazza O'Mara's blog:
What ever happened to 'lazy, hazy' days of Summer. I've only been experiencing the 'crazy' days of Summer.
It seems that along with the wonderful weather comes lots of work. Gardening, canning, freezing!
I haven't even spent much time working on my next book. But my wheels never stop; I have more... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 17:18 • 28 views
Adam Cesare Adam Cesare's blog:

I like the covers for my books.


There are some I like more than others but I do havepositive feelingsabout all of them. I know a lot of authors aren’t able to say the same thing, so I consider myself very lucky.


When people come up to my table at cons and compliment me on the covers, I think they t...

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Published on August 02, 2015 13:13 • 6 views
Lydia Kang Lydia Kang's blog:
Hey! I'm running a five-book giveaway on Goodreads. If you haven't had a chance to read Catalyst, then click the links!


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Published on August 02, 2015 12:23 • 6 views
Rhiannon Held Rhiannon Held's blog:

Worldcon is approaching! If you’d like to stop by and say hello, here’s my schedule!


And if you’re a fan of the Silver series, I’ll be previewing Book 4 at my reading!


Urban Fantasy as Modern Fairy Tale


Friday 10:00 – 10:45, 300C (CC)


When the classic fairy tales were first told, they were about pe...

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Published on August 02, 2015 14:45 • 1 view
Matthew Salesses Matthew Salesses's blog:


Fun side effect is The Hundred-Year Flood also made my other books jump. I’m Not Saying I’m Just Saying is #1 in Asian American Studies, though who knows why it’s in that category anyway.

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Published on August 02, 2015 08:17 • 1 view
Carrie Ann Ryan Carrie Ann Ryan's blog:
An Alpha’s Choice


Are you ready formore Talon Pack? An Alpha’s Choice releases August 18th!


While you wait for Finn and Brynn, enjoy these Quote of the Days!


You can pre-order An Alpha’s Choice in ebook and print. (Audio to come shortly!)


Amazon|iBooks|Barnes & Noble|Kobo|Google Play



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Published on August 02, 2015 15:03 • 2 views
Andrew Hickey Andrew Hickey's blog:

The podcast versions of this week’s posts are now up:

California Dreaming: Sharleena

On Toxic Masculinity And California Dreaming (tw: rape)

California Dreaming: Woodstock

Charging Toward Fascism


A new Batpost will be up on Patreon, and an older one on Mindless Ones and the podcast, either later tonig...

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Published on August 02, 2015 13:15 • 4 views
Jenny  Lawson Jenny Lawson's blog:

People always say that every snowflakes is unique,but I’m not sure if Ibelieve it because really who’s checking? Probably somebody just looked ata few dozen snowflakes and said, “Fuck, these things all look slightly different” and then just shrugged and wrote down that “no two snowflakes are alik...

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Published on August 02, 2015 12:54 • 11 views
Jess Hayek Jess Hayek's blog:
Was this the end of her life? He'd abandoned her and she struggled to accept the fact he fled without fighting. What was he so afraid of? She'd never known Vincent to fear anyone or anything. The blood drinkers and werewolves were no match for him. The one who troubled the tiger was the jaguar. H... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 16:34 • 4 views
Sharon Pellom Sharon Pellom's blog:
DON'T FORGET TO ENTER MY BOOK GIVEAWAY AND DO TELL A FRIEND.

GIVEAWAY ENDS, AUGUST THE 30TH SO ENTER TO WIN... He Lives A Living Testimony by Sharon PellomSharon PellomHe Lives: A Living Testimony He Lives A Living Testimony by Sharon Pellom Sharon Pellom Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 16:31 • 26 views
Douglas Hackle Douglas Hackle's blog:

My good friend and writing protégé, the lovely Ms. Dougliette Juliette, just published her debut bizarro erotica story: THE TRILLIONAIRE TATER TOTS CAUSED ME GAY (AND ONE OF THEM IS JUGGALO!). The story is now available on Amazon for the Kindle.


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Synopsis:


Ever since he was a child living in Eas...

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Published on August 02, 2015 08:41 • 3 views
Brad Simkulet Brad Simkulet's blog:








Beautiful Arsenal is back

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Published on August 02, 2015 11:48 • 4 views
Chicki Brown Chicki Brown's blog:
I haven't posted anything about the next book in the Stafford Brothers series since April 30th when I did the cover reveal, mainly because I've done some reworking of the early chapters after my beta readers and my critique partners expressed some concerns about the main character, Ramona Staffor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 04:46 • 6 views
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