of like-mindedpeople airing a grievance,
and a baying mob!Let me just be clear right from the off, there istrolling and bullying all over the internet. It is vile and the perpetrators are, at least somewhat, twisted.
Of course it happens on Amazon, an... Read more of this blog post »
A RT Book Reviews
"....marvelously funny, engaging, and memorable in a place where everyon... Read more of this blog post »
Ever Felt That Skull Melting Stress When Preparing For An Exam?
If so, this may be the most important information you ever hear and read. Download the episode and keep reading this post all the way to the end so that you never s...Read more of this blog post »
I have two jobs right now. In one, I'm a case manager to youth with significant mental health needs. It's difficult work, but I've been doing it now for over a year and a half, so I've gotten pretty good at it. Then there's the second one: professional counselor to teenagers. I love both of them,...Read more of this blog post »
Each year around my birthday I take a selfie or have a kid snap a picture and share what I’m experiencing. In this year of “revive” I have another hair change planned and new glasses so I’ll wait and post one from February.
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Sanzana here! You actually did it! You're actually doing an advice column (something I plan on doing in my oh-so-near future) but high five to you!
But damnit, Cole, is there really such a difference between a "boy" and a "man" or is that something women (or men?) came up with to v...
And...Read more of this blog post »
Karter - An erotic novel about Navy SEAL meets an eccentric artist
Baby Girl I - Erotica a D/s relationship unfolds bet... Read more of this blog post »
This Monday, on March 30th, I’ll be at Cari Silverwood’s Release Day Party for her new release: Yield. My time slot is 6:30 pm EDT. Please join me for conversation and a chance to win a signed book. (I’ll be giving away a signed hardcover of Broken Dolls and a signed paperback of Blood Mate.)
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The Inevitability of Being shat on from a great height
To Kill A small business
OK, I think you get the point. Since I started my eBay store over three years ago, I have been stressed, depressed, and white hairs have begun to come through (admittedly, this may als...Read more of this blog post »
Cosplay is our sartorial gateway to fantastical worlds and wonderful visions. We can never actually visit the places we watch and read about in science fiction and fantasy, but really great cosplay brings us closer to them. This weekend is Emerald City Comicon, and we've been blown away by some o...Read more of this blog post »
Yes, it’s a thing… commercials for cookbooks, and I’m so happy to share the official trailer for The CSA Cookbook with you!
This last year has been one of the most exciting, challenging, and rewarding experiences of my life, and it’s so fun to look back on the process. All those hours spent i...Read more of this blog post »
I just spent an hour looking for a recent example of goodness stemming from religion in the United States of America. I wanted to believe that the ideals of love, and acceptance, and coming together in unity were still taught at the altars and in the Sunday schools. But my hour of searching led m...Read more of this blog post »
Now that we have that out of the way...
The other day my wife and I were watching "Beat Bobby Flay", a cooking competition show where chefs try to cook a dish better than... Read more of this blog post »
1.Don't publish your first draft of anything. Just... No. Don't do it.
2. Don't publish your 2nd, 3rd, or 4th draft. Just don't. The 1st draft of anything is complete crap; the 2nd-4th drafts are pretty darn close to complete crap.
3. Maybe publish your 5th, 6th, or 7th draft... but probably not. H...Read more of this blog post »
Far Fetched Fables approached me a few weeks back about producing the audio for my short story Canadian Blood Diamonds for their superhero/supervillain podcast episode. The narration, curteosy of the wonderful Nikolle Doolin, is pretty fantastic. Also on the podcast is flash fiction piece 'Dark,...Read more of this blog post »
“Life look what you did to me, fuck me so hard that I can’t even trust that a nigga will be good to me. You ate me up and spit me out, now pain that’s something I know about. That’s something I feel every day, it lives in mymemoriesand it fills my heart. Shit it’s been in my life from the... Read more of this blog post »
Romantic Suspense/Mafia Romance “For Adriano (Chicago Syndicate, #3)” by Soraya Naomi- Release date April 11th, 2015.
Blurb For Adriano (Chicago Syndicate, #3):
Adriano Montesis life has always revolved around women, his family, and the Chicago Syndicate. As a Capo and Luca DeMil...Read more of this blog post »
How to Play 'Wolf Hall' by Hilary Mantel
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All right, lovelies. I’m kinda back to writing, at least, I’m trying to get back. And short stories for anthologies are always a good way to get back into the game. I have a couple submission calls on my radar which I would like to do and I think if you’re a writer (of mainly lesbian stuffs) and...Read more of this blog post »
Liars, and Tigers, and Borgs, Oh my! To find out what in the world I am talking about pick up one of three FREE eBook copies of Guy Erma and the Son of Empire by Sally Ann Melia.
Review and giveaway details here: Atomic Aardvark | Guy Erma and the Son of Empire
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to win my heart.
You captured that the minute
I met you.
It is my head you
- Beau Taplin // C o m m o n S e n s e
Awfully sad new from the world of Canadian journalism. 144 jobs cut at the CBC. That was me 6 years ago. I wrote a comic about it a few years ago. It’s called Lessons from a dead whale.Read more of this blog post »
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