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Carl McKever Carl McKever's blog:
I just want to take time to say Happy Birthday to you, Jesus. Christmas is not about presents, candy canes, Santa Clause, or Christmas trees, but it’s all about your birth. The Holy Bible depicts your birth in Luke Chapter 2. You were born in Bethlehem; a little town that wasn’t recognize by many... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 11:20 • 2 views
Mercy Amare Mercy Amare's blog:

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Hey, everybody! MERRY CHRISTMAS! I hope you are all having a wonderful time with family and friends today! (I know I am!)


I have three books that areFREEright now. So if you haven’t read these titles by me yet, now is the time! Enjoy!


The Fab Life(The Kihanna Saga, Book 1)

Genre:YA mystery/ romanc...

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Published on December 24, 2014 22:00 • 1 view
Bradley Poage Bradley Poage's blog:
Bedtime Tales of Horror: Crows will be available from 12/25-12/29.

Bedtime Tales of Horror: Crows

Synopsis:

Todd was attacked by a Crow the other day while fishing. So today both he and his friend Steven will be going down to the creek to get even. Nothing wrong with getting even, killing a few Crow... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 11:06 • 29 views
Amelia C. Gormley Amelia C. Gormley's blog:


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Published on December 25, 2014 10:55 • 5 views
Maggie Carpenter Maggie Carpenter's blog:

Most of us have experienced it.


The Dinner.


Family, extended family, friends and lovers gathered around the holiday table, and didn’t it gosomething like this?


(Recognize anyone?)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhg7Xm4FXAY


Christmas DinnerJ


HAVE A SUPER DAY


MAGGIE


https://www.amazon.com/author/maggiecarpenter


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Published on December 25, 2014 09:03 • 5 views
Jerry Autieri Jerry Autieri's blog:

Though I’ve finished the first draft to the fifth book in Ulfrik Ormsson’s Saga about a month ago, it won’t be ready for release until mid to late January 2015. It’s in the editing process right now. However, I competed the cover artwork this week and thought I’d post up a preview. Let me know wh...

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Published on December 24, 2014 12:08 • 5 views
Christi Snow Christi Snow's blog:
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Published on December 24, 2014 23:00 • 6 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

Christmas THIRDS Thursdays



Prompt: Can we please have the scene with Dex, Slaone, Ash, and Cael all at Tony’s house for Christmas dinner! It was mentioned at the end of book one but we never got to actually read it, I can only imagine how that dinner went. LOL! (This takes place after the end of Hell & High Water, Bo...

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Published on December 24, 2014 21:15 • 5 views
Raine Miller Raine Miller's blog:

I write a holiday story every year for my fans. This year it’s Mr. Blackstone’s turn to have the spotlight, and I’m guessing you won’t mind hearing his thoughts on the meaning of Christmas. Blessings to all and best wishes for a peaceful and prosperous 2015.


xxoo R

~*****~


22nd December


Somerset



The...

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Published on December 24, 2014 23:53 • 7 views
Cal Newport Cal Newport's blog:

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Deciding the Undecidable


In a recent blog post I introduced the notion of undecidable tasks — a particularly important type of work that’s not well covered by standard productivity advice.


These tasks are crucial to my job as an academic — as they are to many creative fields — so I devote a lot o...

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Published on December 24, 2014 11:34 • 1 view
Uvi Poznansky Uvi Poznansky's blog:
I go all out when I throw a party. Indulge!







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Published on December 24, 2014 17:47 • 6 views
Rachelle Ayala Rachelle Ayala's blog:

First of all, I wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

I hope everyone had a wonderful year and that many blessings are in store for you next year. It's been a fruitful year for me. I published ten books: 4 full-length novels, 4 novellas, 2 non-fiction writing books, and 2 multi-au... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 09:13 • 1 view
Kelly Hunter Kelly Hunter's blog:
I’ve another family series underway at the moment – Three brothers, bound by blood, work and the sea. Last name, Jackson. Book #1 is Eli’s story and is called The Honeymoon Trap. It released in June to starred reviews from PW and Library Journal and is one of Publishers Weekly’s Top 20 Books of 2 Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 23:00 • 1 view
Kurt Brindley Kurt Brindley's blog:

though long are the nights

and weary may be the days

angels abide thee







Filed under: 俳句 Tagged: angels, Christmas, Guardian Angels, haiku, heaven, holidays, jesus, poetry, saints, Senryū, sinners, spirituality, writing, 俳句 Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 09:19 • 4 views
Kelle Hampton Kelle Hampton's blog:
It's almost game time. The house is clean, the candles are stocked, the sheets have been washed, the favorite foods are ready to slide into the oven, the music is cued, the shopping is finished and the kids are silly excited. I know it's not about any of the above--that the house could be a mess,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 13:44 • 4 views
T.G. Ayer T.G. Ayer's blog:

Hope everyone is having an amazing holiday season. For our little family, the holidays are quite special. Being far away from extended family on special occasions can be hard, which is why we have tried to create a special atmosphere, with our own special traditions.


Yes, we do presents too, just...

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Published on December 24, 2014 10:47 • 1 view
Jennifer A. Nielsen Jennifer A. Nielsen's blog:

To those who celebrate, I wish you all the best this Christmas season! And to all, a wonderful 2015 ahead! I’m expecting an interesting year, and can’t wait to share all the events and news with you. Happy reading!



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Published on December 24, 2014 20:11 • 6 views
Michal  Mahgerefteh Michal Mahgerefteh's blog:
Many writers take their laptop, and even printer, to local coffee shops...which I think it's over the top. Not sure how they get their muse going when there is so much distraction around...but that just me. Other writers choose the outdoors, like parks, the beach, own backyard, and especially gar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 09:14 • 29 views
Destinie Jones Destinie Jones's blog:
Dear Millie,

My dear child (pardon my taking the liberty, as I am only 45 yr. old, but sometimes, you just have to say it...), kiddo, as a dear friend used to call me, trust me, you do not want to be jealous of my life. I would not want you to ever live through what I have survived, but I hope tha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 08:58 • 9 views
Ruth Nestvold Ruth Nestvold's blog:

Merry Christmas, everyone! We had a wonderful family Christmas Eve last night, and much turkey and many presents were had by all. Christmas is so much more fun with children, their enthusiasm is catching. :)


In honor of the occasion, I’m offering my award-winning SF novella, Looking Through Lace,...

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Published on December 25, 2014 07:03 • 6 views
Majanka Verstraete Majanka Verstraete's blog:

http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-manhattan-skyline-night-new-york-city-image28953902Title: The Schwarzschild Radius


Author: Gustavo Florentin


Genre: Thriller / Suspense


Age Group: Adult (18+)


Rating: 5 stars


Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review.


Rachel, an 18-year-old Columbia University student descends into the netherworld of runaways a...

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Published on December 24, 2014 09:42 • 4 views
Tara Spears Tara Spears's blog:
Stupid Amazon, but my books are free on ARe. I apologize they are not the edited versions as ARe was having issues yesterday with too much traffic, and kept timing out.

Hope everyone has a wonderful time with friends, and family today.

Tara Spears
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Published on December 25, 2014 08:41 • 11 views
Micalea Smeltzer Micalea Smeltzer's blog:

If you’ve read Rae of Sunshine here’s another scene from Cade’s POV. I promised the mouth-to-mouth scene if Rae made it into the top 25 overall in the kindle store and it did! So this is my treat to you guys.


I hope you all have a Merry Christmas! (And Trace + Olivia fans, don’t forget there’s a b...

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Published on December 24, 2014 15:01 • 1 view
Kristan Higgins Kristan Higgins's blog:
Princess and Dearest, post-presents.


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Published on December 25, 2014 07:23 • 11 views
Tricia Goyer Tricia Goyer's blog:

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“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 NIV


Merry Christmas, my wonderful readers! I hope you have a bright Christmas day, filled with f...

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Published on December 25, 2014 04:00 • 5 views
Jenny  Lawson Jenny Lawson's blog:

Most of the toy shelves are fairly empty, but there are still a few things you can pick upon Christmas Eve:


Oh, God.


Nothing better than a shitting animal at Christmas.


“I POOP PEANUTS!” the little elephant says. That’s because you don’t chew properly.


Also, I’m looking at the box and your kid issupp...

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Published on December 24, 2014 14:01 • 5 views
Lisa Morton Lisa Morton's blog:
And now a few words from my co-author on Witch Hunts: A Graphic History of the Burning Times:

Adventures in Censorship
A blog post by Rocky Wood, 29 May 2013


On Tuesday US time Facebook notified Lisa Morton, Greg Chapman and myself that the Facebook page for our graphic novel, 'Witch Hunts: A Graphi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 29, 2013 00:00 • 6 views
Aaron Armstrong Aaron Armstrong's blog:

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Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.—Isaiah 7:14

Let us to-day go down to Bethlehem, and in company with wondering shepherds and adoring Magi, let us see him who was born King of the Jews, for we by faith can claim an interest in him, and can sing,...

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Published on December 25, 2014 02:00 • 5 views
Patricia Preston Patricia Preston's blog:
Wishing everyone a wonderful Christmas Day!!! I hope you have a great day filled with lots of fun and special gifts!!

If you're looking to pick up a couple of bargains for your Kindle, here are a couple of deals:


What do you do
when you’ve lost your job, your house, and your husband has run off with... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 07:33 • 8 views
S.M.   Johnson S.M. Johnson's blog:
Oh my darklings, it has been a while since I've shared with you. December always seems like a stressful month, and yet it always flies by so dang fast. So much holiday, and so much coordinating and shopping and baking and tradition.

It's strange around here these days in December, a combination o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 20:16 • 6 views
Laura Anderson Kurk Laura Anderson Kurk's blog:

A couple of years ago, when the idea of Playlist Fiction re-releasingGlass Girland publishingPerfect Glasshad just become reality, I met the woman who would become my valued friend and critique partner. Kathrese McKee, the force behind a blog I admired called MomsRead.com, had just posted a thoug...

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Published on December 24, 2014 08:16 • 6 views
Brent Weeks Brent Weeks's blog:

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Published on December 24, 2014 08:55 • 11 views
Kelly Said Kelly Said's blog:


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Today is Christmas! Here’s my favorite Christmas Saying


"Welcome Christmas bring your cheer. Cheer to all Whos far and near. Christmas Day is in our grasp, so long as we have hands to clasp. Christmas Day will always be just as long as we have we. Welcome Christmas while we stan...

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Published on December 25, 2014 04:41 • 10 views
எஸ். ராமகிருஷ்ணன் எஸ். ராமகிருஷ்ணன்'s blog:
நாளை நடைபெறும் நண்பர் மனுஷ்யபுத்திரனின் கவிதைத் தொகுப்பு வெளியீட்டு விழாவிற்கு என் மனம் நிரம்பிய வாழ்த்துகள் *** எனக்குப் பிடித்த மனுஷ்யபுத்திரனின் கவிதைகள் உன் பிறந்த தினத்தில் பதிமூன்று ஆண்டுகளுக்கு முன்பு நாம் சந்தித்துக்கொண்ட ஆண்டின் உன் முதல் பிறந்த தினத்தில் எவ்வளவு இளமையாக இருந்தாயோ அப்படி... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 08:55 • 1 view
Tami Veldura Tami Veldura's blog:
I have received my first low-star rating for a business decision. I feel like I've reached some sort of milestone. High-fives all around!


The Art of Selling Out

There's this favored vision of the Artist slaving away over a table in the remote woods somewhere, alone with his thoughts and a typewrit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 25, 2014 04:00 • 7 views
A.J.  Rose A.J. Rose's blog:



���Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn���t come from a store. Maybe Christmas���perhaps���means a little bit more.���



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Published on December 24, 2014 11:09 • 5 views
M.A. Church M.A. Church's blog:


A short Christmas story from the men in Trouble Comes in Threes*NSFW*(fair warning: This scene comes about a year after Kirk, Dolf, and Tal mated. )


Finally. I picked up a few stray cups of eggnog, took them to the kitchen, and quickly washed them out. The party had gone well. One of my mates,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 22:00 • 5 views
Mina Carter Mina Carter's blog:
Woohooo!! We’re almost there!! Who’s tracking Santa on NORAD? We are! Tonight is also going to be filled with the last of the present wrapping, a takeaway and a film What are you doing tonight while you wait for Rudolph and Santa? Today’s #giveaway will be a Swag pack , all you have to do to ente... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 08:11 • 1 view
Pippa Jay Pippa Jay's blog:

May your Christmas be out of this world!Pippa Jayxxx Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 24, 2014 14:00 • 4 views
Gina Damico Gina Damico's blog:

Oh hey. Happy Christmas Eve and junk. Those of you suckers who have been reading this blog for a few years know that every year, my friend Claire hosts a crafty-Christmas-card-making party, and every year I make a mockery of it by throwing together cards that are deeply deranged. Here’s this year...

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Published on December 24, 2014 09:46 • 5 views
Lynn Rush Lynn Rush's blog:

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I hope you have a SUPER CHRISTMAS and get to spend time with family and friends–and even get some down time to read a great book!!










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Published on December 25, 2014 00:00 • 4 views
Karen Ranney Karen Ranney's blog:

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being pure as the wind driven snow this year. No fruitcake. Sigh. No cookies. Sigh. No eggnog. Sigh. Nothing with sugar or flour.


The craziest I got was eating a baked potato. Rolling eyes at myself.


(I still miss the fruitcake, though. I’m one of those odd people who LOVE fruitcake and plum pudd...

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Published on December 24, 2014 11:30 • 5 views
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