This week is one where I wish there were twice the hours to play around with (or, alternatively, that I am Borg and don’t need to sleep, just regenerate every few days).
It started off with two fantastic, amazing things: Ireland voted overwhelmingly to approve same-sex marriage, and Eurovision.
Ire...Read more of this blog post »
Over the years, I’ve had some requests from young writers to explain my editing process. Granted, not a ton of requests because most people compare the editing process to sadistic dentists like this, but it’s actually my favorite part, and in my opinion, the most important stage of writing.
Creati...Read more of this blog post »
S.E. rating: 2 of 5 stars
Carter’s Thongor of Valkarth, a True Floater
Lin Carter’s Thongor is a clonan, a “clone” of REH’s 1930’s barbarian “Conan.” Thongor has all the expected traits: a broadsword, hails from northern cold climates, disdains civili... Read more of this blog post »
Jill closed her eyes as she ran her tongue along the shaft’s length. The tangy sweetness tingled in her mouth as she sucked on the tip.
Nothing compared to this moment just before she took it all in. She could hear her friends’ voices tease her like they had in high school, but she didn’t...Read more of this blog post »
I’m guessing that people will read Terry Pratchett for generations to come. Partly...Read more of this blog post »
Sun on the Flatirons - at last!Se... Read more of this blog post »
A lot... Read more of this blog post »
Inspiration, right this way…
First a disclaimer aboutmy headline. I’manswering this question (What do contemplatives want?) based on the results from my 2015 readers’ poll. If you aren’t interested in the survey results, scroll to the bottom of the post to see my conclusions.
All the blogging gu...Read more of this blog post »
What would Maria’s life look like three years after The Destiny of a Galaxy? What about James, Quint, and Winter? This collection of four stories gives readers a glimpse into the romance, faith, trails, and everyday lives of this group as they each ex... Read more of this blog post »
I first heard about Books Butterfly a couple months ago on Readers in the Know (an excellent site for authors; it has a handy chart showing dozens of different book promotion sites and what they offer). I was looking for new places to promote my books, and I hadn't heard of Books Butterfly befor... Read more of this blog post »
By Nina Amir
Gathering reader feedback on your manuscript before you to print might be the most valuable step you can take toward producing a successful book. You can obtain this information in a variety of ways depending upon how you choose to write your manuscript.
In fact, you can even get ea...Read more of this blog post »
Howdy! A few of you who follow me on Facebook and my newsletter might already know this, but I don’t want you to feel left out if you follow my blog alone! There are so many ways to find out information, so sometimes you might see it twice, so sorry about that!
I got back fr...Read more of this blog post »
Get it here! Get it now!
It's here! Finally! My June novella has released a bit early. The Strange Case of the Big Sur Benefactor, a tale of two unlikely cryptid hunters in 19th century California. Get it now, early adopters, before it's av"ailable to the whole universe! Read more of this blog post »
But, you'll have to wait a few more weeks to get it. This go around,... Read more of this blog post »
Cheers and happy reading,
Andrea McKenzie Raine xo
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By Eva Lefoy
Soldiers who serve during action times can come home with plenty of scars – emotional, physical and mental – that keep them closed off from others. Geeks are by th...Read more of this blog post »
*bounces in doing her demented rabbit impression*
He's finally here. I'm so excited that you get to meet Dimitrius today, because I had so much fun writing his story. He's without doubt my favourite hero in The Protectors.
The entire series has been a joy to write, and as I've just completed... Read more of this blog post »
by Jeffe Kennedy
A Story of the Twelve Kingdoms
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A wounded warrior trapped by the sorceress who knows him better than he does himself…
General Uorsin escapes the last devastating battle, only to find himself alone on a mountain, feverish... Read more of this blog post »
In April, I found myself sitting near Thomas J. Weiler, who has a PhD. in theoretical physics from the University of Wisconsin and is a professor at Vanderbilt University. My sister, Sallie Mayne, is affiliated with the Chinese Arts Alliance in Nashville, and I was there for my mother’s 90th birt...Read more of this blog post »
The floodwaters are receding in our area and we’re still alive. Aside from some minor outside damage and a door thatbattled morewater than it was meant to we’re in really good shape compared to other people in our area(here’s a good link if you need help or want to give help) so we’re considering...Read more of this blog post »
I’m very excited to be included with 20 other USA Today and Amazon Bestselling Authors in the Secret Worlds Boxed Set. Many of you are probably already familiar with my included title, THE FOREVER GIRL, but for those who aren’t, here’s the full blurb.
The Forever Girl
At twenty-two, practicin...Read more of this blog post »
Have you always wanted to write a story but never got the motivation to? Campus Diaries which is India's largest storytelling platform for students might just give that impetus to. They are runnin a contest where you can win prizes worth over a lakh.
Other than the fact that I would be judging th... Read more of this blog post »
I heard a lot about Cleo in Bologna, not just from its agent Sophie Hicks but also from its author, my travelling companion... Read more of this blog post »
Publisher: Bent Pine Publishing
FROM A USA TODAY AUTHOR OF WOMEN’S FICTION BEST SELLERS COMES A FAMILY SAGA RIFE WITH THE INJUSTICES OF THE SOUTH AND RICH WITH THE COMPASSION OF STRANGERS... MIDWEST BOOK REVIEW S... Read more of this blog post »
The Hookup Hoax is finally here!!! And I’d love it if you’d grab a copy today! You can find all the buying info you could need by clicking on this link:
HOOKUP HOAX at Entangled Publishing
Just check out what these reviewers are already saying about the book!!!
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There is good amount ofwill theyorw...
This is a great monthto read about a sexycure for hot flashes andpassion as blazing hot as a blast furnace. Two reader favorites are now on sale for $0.99 each.
If you’ve already read them, why not buy one for a friend? Tell them Book 1 of each series is still free at their favorite ebook reta...Read more of this blog post »
Varo slowly made his way to the restroom. His head spun pleasantly and his lips tingled, but he was by no means drunk. How dare Adlar insinuate he was? The day one drink put him on his ass was the day he stopped drinking all together.
He made his way through the king’s bedchamber. It... Read more of this blog post »
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