I wrote this poem two decades ago as a mom of a preemie.
July 1995, I was 25 weeks... Read more of this blog post »
p.s. A review of my book would be nice.
Cheers, Andrea McKenzie Raine
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Courtesy of wikipedia
In Awakening the Luminous Mind, the author discusses how the tensions and blockages a person feels aren’t the entirety of the person, but can be mistaken for such. He likens this experience to the clouds and the sky. The clouds are the tension or blockages, but the sky is en...Read more of this blog post »
Guys I found the teen room on the cruise ship and there’s so many good books in hardcover! I still want to read Snow like Ashes!
SNOW LIKE ASHES is on a cruise ship?? Yet another instance where my book is more fabulous than I am.Read more of this blog post »
Finally Fridayis a meme started by me (Jessica, aka @coffeelvnmom ) and J from @life_love_fandoms .This week's I-finally-read-this-waiting-on-Wednesday-book is: Noble Warrior.
Noble Warrior was a gritty, fast-paced read that kept me turning pages into the wee hours of the morning. (Fights! Bang... Read more of this blog post »
Smashwords : Our Day of... Read more of this blog post »
Because of this exciting news for one month I’m offering you... Read more of this blog post »
I sat down and made this lyric video (with Liam’s help) for “Get Down,” hope you dig it!
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~About the Book~
Hay-men, mommets, tattie bogles, kakashi, tao-tao—whether formed of stra... Read more of this blog post »
It’s been almost a year since Counteract made its debut, and Resist, the next book in the series, was set to follow on June 9. Then June 30. Then August 4.
I apologize to my readers who’ve been waiting almost a year to get their hands on the next installment in Tommy and Careen’s story. I’m sorry...Read more of this blog post »
I got this note a couple weeks ago from one of our Summit members, just after Kids Week ended. I love hearing stories like this. This is one of the many reasons we pour out the blood, sweat, and tears (all literal) for Kids Week.
“Steve” is one of the kids in our neighborhood, and he plays with...Read more of this blog post »
Here’s the blurb:
"Do you have a macabre fascination with death and the afterlife?
If so, then this anthology is definitely for you and best of all it is FREE. Whilst some see the subject of death as too morbid... Read more of this blog post »
I'm really glad he mentions Amazon Smile at the end of the review, too. I use it whenever I make a purchase on Amaz... Read more of this blog post »
Dear Petsmart: Was it really necessary to package the litter I ordered in boxes with packing material?
My wife has our car out of town right now and I decided I needed some more cat litter. We have four cats, so we can go through quite a bit of litter. The bags we buy are forty pounds each, and I...Read more of this blog post »
This book is important to me for a number of reasons.
It’s my first release with a publisher, my first contemporary romance, and my first solo project in two years. The main characters, and side characters, also managed to... Read more of this blog post »
And today marks the final day of our week-long celebration of Five Enchanted Roses and the five amazing authors whose work made this collection possible. Hayden Wand, the talented young mind behind, "The Wulver's Rose," brings you a vlog version of her answers to the interview questions. I hope... Read more of this blog post »
– din categoria bunătăţuri veroniceşti, eventual şi pe gustul altora
Cât fierbe apa pentru una porţieness (cafea instant, carevasăzică, mai pe româneşte), nu prea tare (dacă intră linguriţa în el e OK :P ) şi nu prea dulce,se mărunţesc pe o farfuriuţă vreo cinci biscuiţi (Petit Beurre). După ce e...Read more of this blog post »
Bram Stoker had this to say about Chicago: It, “neither fears the devil nor troubles its head about him and all his works.” So in light of my recent move, and in celebration of this (my first day), I offer the following to you:
(With profuse apologies to Margaret Wise Brown, who...Read more of this blog post »
It’s here! It’s here! Melancton has arrived at long last! Today is the LAST DAY to get your copy of Satyr from the Shadows at $2.99. (It will be $4.99 starting tomorrow).
The first few reviews have started appearing on Goodreads and Amazon. I am so glad readers are loving this book!
Need to be pers...Read more of this blog post »
It's me again!
Oh, my goodness. I can't believe it,but this day has come around again, for the THIRD time!
Yes, that's right, today is the 3rd anniversary of the day I published Conviction (Club Destiny, #1), the day I let "Nicole Edwards" out into the world, and holy sh*t has it b... Read more of this blog post »
I'm excited to announce my first series to be published by HarperCollins Voyager. The Far Stars series is something new and completely different, a trilogy I've been working on for a long time, and one I'm thrilled to see so close to release. I appreciate each a... Read more of this blog post »
You may know my son’s story. For once, I have no problem repeating it for those who do not. I have a very good reason for it that I have been bursting to share! In 2009 my son was 25… a good looking, successful young man with a fast car,… Read more of this blog post »
I was a little nervous about these edits because 1) it's not a re-release and so the edits wouldn't be as e... Read more of this blog post »
maybe we arejust scared devils
legs locked on a pleasure pier
against the the red, reflective
waves, your humid air
Ben Ditmars 2015
Thank you to Claudette Peercy for the use of her amazing photograph!
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My rating: 5 of 5 stars
The Time War was always at the background of the first Seven Series of New Who with the Doctor occasionally mentioning that he had to destroy his own people along with the Daleks to end the War. Yet, details were always a bit sketch... Read more of this blog post »
So earlier this month I quit my day job and became a full-time writer.
The first thing I did was write three sample chapters of a romantic comedy calledA Playful Tune.I sent them off to an editor, andproceeded to spend the next couple of weeks NOT writing anything, because I was a) at conventions,...Read more of this blog post »
Heute machen wir es mal ganz kurz und schmerzlos! :D Ich darf die Klappentexte und Cover meiner beiden kommenden Impress Romane heute zeigen. Beide Bücher scheinen noch dieses Jahr. Ich bin wirklich total aufgeregt - Also, auf geht es :D
Der Klappentext zum Buch:
Blonde Haare, lange Beine, blaue... Read more of this blog post »
My family and I take an annual road trip to Florida. Imagine 3 little girls in a car for many… many hours. LoL We make the trip more about what we see and do along the way rather than just getting to the destination. There are plenty of s... Read more of this blog post »
Publisher: CaribbeanReads Publishing
Date of Publication: July 25, 2015
Number of pages: 292
Word Count: 85,900
When Kyle agrees to be the best man at his best friend’s destination...Read more of this blog post »
These arrived today! And they have been a long time coming. I'm so thrilled to announce the release of the second book in the Daughter of Light fantasy trilogy, Half Mortal.
As a young girl, I was completely unaware that several of my favorite authors were men: J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, and... Read more of this blog post »
The moment I crack open a new book, I always rush through the beginning, the budding relationship between the hero and heroine, and anticipate that spontaneous moment when one of them makes their move. The First Kiss. The first turning point in every story.
Every week here on the blog, I’ll...Read more of this blog post »
Guys, I have the Scarecrow cover to share, and it is pretty. Granted, I’m an autumn-lover, so I have a natural bias toward this palette and subject matter. But, pretty. Are you ready? I know, right? Don’t forget that the #ScarecrowSelfies contest is still running, so you can win a … Continue rea...Read more of this blog post »
Every Last Breath Jennifer L. Armentrout
Series: The Dark Elements, #3
Published on July 28, 2015
Genres: Fantasy, New Adult, Paranormal, Romance
EVERY LAST BREATH Synopsis:Read more of this blog post »
Some loves will last ‘til your dying breath
Every choice has consequences—but seventeen-year-old Layla faces tougher choi...
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Dumplin byTexas author @andimjulie will be out this fall. Every teen will be wanting this book. Trust us. #yalit
I’m continuing my task of archiving old pages from my website. Today, we’re going to look at the old page for Worst Mother.
In a nutshell: Can she discover her daughter’s secret before it destroys their family?
When Randi Miller discovers that her daughter Sarah’s preteen behavior is more than t...Read more of this blog post »
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