So many elements go into a truly goodbook. When we turn that final page with a satisfying sigh, it’s often hard to identify just what made it a success. But many times, symbolism is one of the things that ties the whole work together. Done sloppily, it’s heavy-handed and forced, and turns the rea...Read more of this blog post »
So after my FSoG post, I ended up in a conversation with a friend about the Xanth series, and I realized that we are long overdue for a Piers Anthony discussion. Xanth is one of those series that is difficult to explain to newcomers becaus... Read more of this blog post »
The last time I went away I came home so tired I walked off the plane and all the way to the curb where Alpha Man was waiting for me before I realized …
I hadn’t stopped for my luggage.
And I don’t mean that I’d just walked past baggage claim. I mean I’d actually left my suitcase ON the plane in th...Read more of this blog post »
Back in the Houston Steam, Stench, and Rabble, that is, as in TOO HOT and TOO DAMN MANY PEOPLE.
Ah, there’s no place like home, is there?
So I came back home nearly a week early, because I had teenager issues on the home front. My mother had to leave, and their father Edward couldn’t be here, so tw...Read more of this blog post »
My Life as a Misfit (short memoir)
It isn’t easy being the last remaining person at the dinner table, or being forced to square dance with a group of sweaty seventh graders in a school cafeteria. In My Life as a Misfit, Susan Oloier shows the humorous side of growing up in th... Read more of this blog post »
Είναι η χώρα με το μεγαλύτερο ποσοστό δολοφονιών στον κόσμο. Αυτή η κυρία έζησε εκεί.
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It seemed the 24-hour news channel had a fresh corpse to showcase every few hours. Mutilated limbs, mud-streaked carcasses and beheaded bodies were regularly broadcast into our home....
New erotic writer Lynn Michaels. First release just out….
This is the first installment of the new M/M Paranormal Romance Series Universe from my publisher. Here’s a blurb and an Amazon link below. Share if you know anyone into it:
WARNING: Sexy m/m romance adventure with hot bounty hunter and da...Read more of this blog post »
As believers in Christ, we have a birthright — a spiritual inheritance received through the Holy Spirit. But sometimes, we turn our focus on the immediate gratification of momentary pleasure. In part two of #DeathToSelfie, Pastor Steven uses the story of Esau to show us how often we choose to tr...Read more of this blog post »
I waited my whole life to have kids and these guys have not let me down.
That's Charlie on the lef... Read more of this blog post »
Prišiel čas na zverejnenie prvého rozhovoru, v ktorom som vyspovedala Stana. Dozviete sa od neho niečo viac o Greenie knižnici.
Pôvodne to bola stránka, kde som chcel dať odmietnutú a ne...Read more of this blog post »
Ooh, I love a good horror! If you do, too, check out AFTER LIFE by fellow Infinite Inkling and bestselling author of the Virulent series, Shelbi Wescott. I can’t wait to read it … Here’s the link on Amazon!
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Or, Is this really what you think of me?
The shock of recognition.
Twenty-odd years ago, T.C. Boyle asked me about the artists’ colonies I’d been to—he was writing a novel. I described the lunches dropped off on the residents’ porches, the nightly readings and revels. When his book, East Is East,...Read more of this blog post »
I've been experiencing a minor swarm of deadlines since we got back from Lisbon (oh, what a gorgeous city--it was fabulous), and so scarce around these parts. But I did want to drop a post to say if you're in or around the Abingdon, Virginia, area, well, I will be too Sunday through Tuesday, Aug....Read more of this blog post »
There’s no cure for murder.Read more of this blog post »
Commissario Alec Blume, on health leave and fleeing his partner Caterina,...
You can find her on Amazon, B&N and Smashwords
This is the beginning of the third Brie. A story I did not expect to write, but one the muses insisted on. Enjoy the journey, it is going to be a thril... Read more of this blog post »
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I have been hearing a lot about book trailers for ebooks lately. They are a creative way to animate your story-line which transforms your plot into a "trailer", like the ones movies use at the theater.
So, I began my research into this wonderful medium and found a company that makes... Read more of this blog post »
Tratto da Facebook:
Federica Leva - 23 luglio 2014 ·
“Consulto il sito di una piccola CE per valutarla, dal momento che il suo fondatore ha contattato una mia amica per un progetto e lei mi ha chiesto un parere in merito. Entro nella pagina dei servizi editoriali. Spalanco gli occhi come se avess...Read more of this blog post »
The cover for CATALYST is being revealed on YA Highway today!
Hop on over to see both the new paperback cover of CONTROL, as well as the hardcover reveal of the sequel, CATALYST. I'll be giving away two ARCs of CATALYST as well as... Read more of this blog post »
Hi guys :)
I'm currently on a trip around Iceland and just made it to the hotel. Of course, the first thing I did was log onto the internet >.<
The first stop on my GRL blog tour is today and the beautiful Lisa is hosting me on The Novel Approach. Leave a comment over there (no... Read more of this blog post »
The e-short, titled The Abominable Snowman, which will be published on 7th August and priced at £1.49, is about Captain the Honourable Sir...Read more of this blog post »
I know a man who some have suggested be called Prolific Man.
I was at our writing group a few weeks ago when one of the writers was boasting about all the projects he had going. In fact, he said that he was planning on finishing and publishing ten digital books this summer. Everybody was flabberg...Read more of this blog post »
There are a lot of refugee crises plus other horrors going on in the world. If I listed all of them from just the past two weeks, it would turn into a novel-sized post. However, I wanted to s... Read more of this blog post »
Well, I’ve once again made my books Amazon exclusive. I last did this in 2012 (before Untimed even came out). Now, not only is thereKindle Select with its ability to run free day promotions, and the Kindle Lending Library where you can get paid if people borrow your book on Prime, but there is th...Read more of this blog post »
It will be simple, with a little luxury
For the luxury as wealth destroys happiness.
My household will be white as the Alentejo houses,
It won’t be square, I do not wish that those living there could think that life can be restrained in a box.
The wall... Read more of this blog post »
I've added and will continue to add many new photos to my Photo Gallery from my recent journey through Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
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Welcome reader friends and new subscribers! Today, David Telbat has another Christian short story for you. First, we want to praise the Lord for the release of Meriam Ibrahim and her family from Sudan! You can read more about that here. Now, enjoy this short story.
Trade-in for Life
by D.I. Telbat
G...Read more of this blog post »
I am so freaking excited about this anthology! I get to work withmy girls Cari and Sidney. The two of them are amazing authors and I’m truly blessed to count them as friends. HOT INK is a brand new anthology that will have three never before published long novellas about ink, some kink, and lot...Read more of this blog post »
1.) What are you tired of seeing in your slush pile, and what would you... Read more of this blog post »
I have at least one other folder that I didn't feel like running downstairs to get. It appears that i need to either write faster or live longer.Wh... Read more of this blog post »
I will be renaming -- or rebranding... Read more of this blog post »
At least once a day Victor and I have a disagreement about somethingridiculous and I always wish that I had all of the internet in the carwith us to tell Victor that he’s insane, or to tell me that my hair looks nice. I’ve decided to start sharing these disagreements here in the form of polls bec...Read more of this blog post »
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