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David Ciferri David Ciferri's blog:
"Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it." ~ Leonardo Da Vinci
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Published on January 29, 2015 18:28 • 1 view
B.B. Reid B.B. Reid's blog:
Google says:

"Fiction is the form of any narrative that deals, in part or in whole, with information or events that are not real, but rather, imaginary—that is, invented by the author."

Thoughts?
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Published on January 29, 2015 18:10 • 1 view
Walter Jon Williams Walter Jon Williams's blog:

. . . is seventeen years old.
The Rift got to #7 on the Barnes & Noble list today. Hadn’t ever broken the Top Fifty on B&N before.
Screen Shot 2015-01-28 at 9.56.23 PMAndThe Rift also topped out at #32 on the Amazon list, and I hadn’t got into the Top 100 with any of my books before.
Screen Shot 2015-01-28 at 9.56.40 PMSo hurrah! Thank you all!
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Published on January 28, 2015 21:56 • 1 view
Sarah E. Ladd Sarah E. Ladd's blog:
This week only, if you download the new Nook audio app you'll receive a FREE download of The Heiress of Winterwood audiobook! Happy Listening! http://bit.ly/1Hks7C1 The Heiress of Winterwood Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 18:07 • 1 view
J.  Cotter J. Cotter's blog:
I wonder if everyone feels like this. I have only ever known working at a high school (as a teacher, then an instructional coach...no one knows what that is, so don't feel bad), and every January it feels the same.

Grey skies, sleepy eyes, heavy sighs, half-hearted good-byes.

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Published on January 29, 2015 18:03 • 4 views
Dmitry Pavlovsky Dmitry Pavlovsky's blog:
For a while there, after I'd finished writing The Cold Forever, I was working on a sequel. I'd outlined the plot to an absurd degree. I'd created new characters, and fleshed out characters that were spoken of, or seen very briefly in that book. I'd even toyed around with some potential titles.

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Published on January 29, 2015 18:01 • 4 views
Laura Anne Gilman Laura Anne Gilman's blog:
PSA
I've had to do an emergency triage on the Do Board. If you're not currently on fire, you need to take a number and wait, sorry. #Life
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Published on January 29, 2015 14:35 • 2 views
Scott Adams Scott Adams's blog:

Over on Twitter (@ScottAdamsSays) I coined the word outragism and defined it as the act of generating public outrage by quoting famous people out of context.

Creating the word is only the first part of my strategy.

My plan is to arm victims of false accusations with a word that has equal weight to...

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Published on January 29, 2015 05:10 • 1 view
George R.R. Martin George R.R. Martin's blog:
We had a great press conference this morning at the old Silva Lanes, to announce plans for the long-shuttered bowling alley that I bought a few months ago. Santa Fe Mayor Javier Gonzalez was on hand to help us launch the project, along with an army of artists, dreamers, and organizers from Meow W... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:22 • 12 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

This probably should go on the personal blog, as this post has no book news value whatsoever.


I have a really difficult time sitting still while watching TV. I like to do something with my hands. I knit, I crochet, I rip pieces of paper… You get the picture.


20150129_094204A while ago Kid 1 bought me a little gem...

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Published on January 29, 2015 08:27 • 11 views
Paulo Coelho Paulo Coelho's blog:
|(the post below is the edited version of an article written by a der friend of mine, Alex Sandra Miles. If you want to read it fully, please CLICK HERE ) The feeling of an orgasm is one of the greatest sensations our bodies can experience. Women are thought to have up to 11 […]

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Published on January 29, 2015 17:44 • 9 views
Joe Abercrombie Joe Abercrombie's blog:

Details for a few forthcoming events. The UK tour for Half a King was butseven months ago, so we’re not doing a full tour this time around, just the one UK event at Forbidden Planet London, who have supported me with every book I’ve brought out, right back to The Blade Itself:


Sunday 8th February,...

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Published on January 29, 2015 05:07 • 4 views
John R. Thayer John R. Thayer's blog:
When I begin work on a book, I need to do quite a bit of thinking first. Once I get a rough idea of what it will be about, I go to work discovering who the people are in the story. I don't write anything down. I don't give them names. I just start with a general idea of who they are, and let them... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:44 • 3 views
H.P. Oliver H.P. Oliver's blog:
Ring

WINGING IT

A small circle of gold could have meant all the difference in the world to her. For more information about Winging IT visit H. P. Oliver's website: http://www.hpoliver.com.

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Published on January 29, 2015 17:43 • 4 views
Nicholas Diak Nicholas Diak's blog:
Hello everyone!

I'm being put to work at Heathen Harvest! But more time to write about neofolk music and make connections. Help my academia in this field for sure!

I have a new review up at the website, for the album Grim King of the Ghosts by Awen. Please give it a read!

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Published on January 29, 2015 17:40 • 3 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
Very sad news today that the Australian novelist Colleen McCullough has died. She was perhaps best known for The Thorn Birds, although I think her masterpiece was her series about ancient Rome. She will be greatly missed, but not forgotten, not as long as there are people who love to read. http:/... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:36 • 33 views
Shaunna Peterson Shaunna Peterson's blog:
Guess who finally got her at together and got hooked up with twitter?! Come find me on Twitter people, I love hearing from you on any network. My twitter name is lilsizz49 Remember I am one of you, just a normal everyday chick, chasing her dreams. :)
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:20 • 5 views
Mhavel Naveda Mhavel Naveda's blog:
mi libro a la venta en papel! :D Aquí links https://www.createspace.com/5277196 y http://www.amazon.com/Ojos-gato-tenta... y aquí mi discurso con istrucciones :v

Me preguntan si llegará a todos los paises, la respuesta es sí, claro, a través de amazon y createspace, es fácil y seguro, solo se req... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:19 • 5 views
Michal (Mitak) Mahgerefteh Michal (Mitak) Mahgerefteh's blog:
I'm writing plenty now and the way the process is: I write whatever comes to mind in a poetic verse, I give the poem to my poetry editor for his review and suggestions, I go over his notes and decide. The problem is that my current editor likes the poems to be less wordy. What is that mean anyway... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:17 • 27 views
Scott Hildreth Scott Hildreth's blog:
"Making the Cut", my new MC Club Romantic Erotica is now LIVE.

If you like bad boys, alpha males, Marines, and as long as all of them are in a Motorcycle Club, you're set with this full length novel.

And wow is it ever good....

BUY LINK: http://www.amazon.com/MAKING-CUT-Sele... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:11 • 7 views
Jim  Shanahan Jim Shanahan's blog:
My Big Fat Magical Cat loves to share her favourite things to do and see in each of the cities she visits. Today’s post, counts down Lola’s five favourite things to do while in Palermo.

No. 5: Snack on fresh octopus, after cooling-off at the beach at Mondello.

No. 4: Wander through the streets of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 17:08 • 10 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
Brief story in French on transhumanist politics: http://iatranshumanisme.com/2015/01/2...
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Published on January 29, 2015 16:46 • 4 views
Jonathan Swords-Holdsworth Jonathan Swords-Holdsworth's blog:
By the way, if you want to hear early about New Releases by me, and score some bonus material too (specially cooked up for Mailing List members), please do join my Mailing List!

I promise that I will only send out New Releases info, and Bonus Material announcements, so you will not be spammed.

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Published on January 29, 2015 16:40 • 1 view
Kevin Aodha Kevin Aodha's blog:
WELCOME TO RAYMERIA



Welcome to the Kingdom of Raymeria! Amountainous, green/arid island nation with a population off around 72 million happy Raymerians.
Thekingdomhas a very rich and interesting history as well as a very modern thrivingeconomyand a patriotic populace who enjoy Raymeria's bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 13:24 • 26 views
Sarah E. Morin Sarah E. Morin's blog:

It’s here! It’s here! My copy of Marissa Meyer’s Fairest arrived yesterday. I have not geeked out so much over the new release of a book since the 7th book of Harry Potter. I have discovered a new word for fans of The Lunar Chronicles. “Lunartics.”


image by Photokanok at freedigitalphotos.net


I am...

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Published on January 28, 2015 13:03 • 1 view
M.J. Austin M.J. Austin's blog:

Hey All!



I am finally back to posting my reviews. Woot! I recently connected with author E.L. Wicker and was turned to her debut novel Fractured Immortals.


I have to say, I am very skeptical of vampire fiction. After Twilight it just seems like all of the vamp books that come out are all the same....

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Published on January 26, 2015 07:01 • 35 views
Tyler Nals Tyler Nals's blog:
The Poker Office is now available. Here's a short blurb:

Peter is a brokenhearted degenerate gambler and pothead. His life appears to be aimless until he shows up for a job interview at The Poker Office.

With riches and women for the taking, Peter thinks his life has turned the corner, but after f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 16:35 • 5 views
Neal Stephenson Neal Stephenson's blog:
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Published on January 28, 2015 13:32 • 10 views
Mallory Smart Mallory Smart's blog:
Die like your long buried charactersDestroy your projections
Unblock the committed Fight the...
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:31 • 6 views
J.T.  Williams J.T. Williams's blog:
Picture Good morning,
I am looking for 12 people that are interested in a complimentary .mobi or PDF version of my upcoming novel. If you are interested, feel free to comment below, send me an email at Authorjtwilliams@gmail.com, or message me at Twitter @authorziok.

My only request is that you leave an h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 06:22 • 5 views
Keith A. Owens Keith A. Owens's blog:
Trying to figure out what I was going to write about in today's post when I came across this post called "Not Writing. I admit the title was the first thing to catch my attention. Because that isn't exactly a title you'd associate with the craft of writing. Maybe something like "Why I just love w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 16:23 • 6 views
Darryl Donaghue Darryl Donaghue's blog:
Tonight, discerning reader, we have a particular type of ne’r do well in the cells. She calls herself a copy-editor and claims to provide an affordable and reliable service for self-published authors wanting to improve their work. Last I checked, there were a lot of self-published authors forgoin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 27, 2015 20:27 • 25 views
Pretty Angelia Wuisan Pretty Angelia Wuisan's blog:
Mau Bintang dan Cahayanya + TTD saya? Harga 59.800, belum termasuk ongkos kirim.Pesan yuk sekarang ^^, hubungi email: evenstar28@gmail.com

Sinopsis Bintang dan Cahayanya, sumber: http://www.elexmedia.co.id/forum/index.php?topic=26036.0Alina Lovita Wahab, seorang cewek berusia 17 tahun harus memiku... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 28, 2015 18:53 • 5 views
Ralph Robert Moore Ralph Robert Moore's blog:
An immensely fat person waddled out from a bedroom door up on their left. Gave Stan a look of pure hatred. Heavy folds of flesh hanging from its face, abdomen. So obese it was impossible to tell the sex. Bracing its wide right foot forward, its left foot back, to balance, it bent over. Reached a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 16:08 • 7 views
Jill Kemerer Jill Kemerer's blog:
I recently received a 1099 from my literary agency. I practically skipped back to the house! For years tax time has been something I dread, and not for the usual reasons.



My husband and I pay to have our taxes done. We sit down and get all our paperwork laid out. Find the receipts. We answer the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 28, 2015 04:00 • 3 views
Laura Susan Johnson Laura Susan Johnson's blog:
Apologies...Instead of the free giveaway I was going to do on Smashwords until after VDay, I have decided to take a different route and call for beta readers. I would love beta readers to give my 2nd book BRIGHT a go. If you're friends with me on Facebook, PM me, or email me: lsjohnson8888@gmail.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:58 • 25 views
C.L.  Riley C.L. Riley's blog:

My Blog Tour and book release are drawing ever closer. So close! Which means the last chance to pre-order Bottle Banished - Dreaming of Genie for $.99 is rapidly approaching. Would you consider helping me spread the word? Please feel free to use this promo-piece for your blogs, Twitter, Faceboo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:51 • 7 views
Julie Napier Julie Napier's blog:

Enter for a chance to receive a free copy of Crocodile Rock, my latest novel, through Goodreads.com. Winner will be chosen January 1! Good luck, all!


https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/120748-crocodile-rock


;) Julie


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Trinity Doyle Trinity Doyle's blog:

Here it is, you guys, the thing that makes this thing so so so much realer. THE COVER for Pieces of Sky. It is here and I am showing it to you and I’ll just get out of the way so you can SEE IT.


Pieces of Sky


Isn’t it just amazing?!! The illustration is by Paula Bonet and the hand lettering is by Bianca Cash....

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Published on January 27, 2015 21:26 • 10 views
David W. Robbins David W. Robbins's blog:
Rich Little Piggy by David W. RobbinsDrop and give me 20! No, not 20 push-ups, $20 dollars for your emergency fund. Now, save $100 in your retirement account. Next, put $100 towards your kid's college fund. Come on now, you're just getting warmed up! Now, it's time to work on your budget for next month. Ok, ok, do you see where we'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:25 • 25 views
J.L. Clayton J.L. Clayton's blog:
Tomorrow is the kindle countdown deal
On Amazon January 30, 2015 to February 1, 2015. Price of kindle book will start at $0.99 and move up until its back at $2.99. So if you like eBook and you want to read A Blaze of Magic go to Amazon and get your copy. Plus, A Spark of Magic the first book in t... Read more of this blog post »
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Amanda Dubin Amanda Dubin's blog:
This news post... there is no other way to put it... breaks my heart. In light of recent terror events in Paris, I wanted to shed just a little more light since I do write about it in the book and I have researched these neighborhoods in and around Paris that are being discussed during this event... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:18 • 3 views
Trent Ruble Trent Ruble's blog:
With the announcement this week of the passing of Arthur (AJ) Winterholter, a flood of nostolgia came rushing into my mind. Artie was a Godly, straight-talking man's man whom I admired. I haven't seen AJ for years and now the opportunity to do so is gone. But, he'll always live on in my fond memo... Read more of this blog post »
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Robert Villegas Robert Villegas's blog:
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Amy Bai Amy Bai's blog:


From mah book. :)

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Walter C. Conner Walter C. Conner's blog:
Just got an email from a reader who made my day.

"This is definitely your best and I loved the others! You drew me so effortlessly back into the story, which flows seamlessly. I want to stay with your characters Forever! I’m only on Chapter 12, but I don’t want the story to end, EVER!"
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