His celebrated Dictionary both defined and deified dogs: “It seems that nature has given the dog to man for his defense and for his pleasure. Of all the animals, it is the most faithful: it is the best friend man can have.”
Hear, hear... Read more of this blog post »
I call my memoir, Seven Thin Dimes, "The Little Book That Could", because I never intended to publish it and I've done almost no marketing of it, yet it sells here and there with a few good reviews. I wo... Read more of this blog post »
Consisting of twenty bizarro-whacko-absurdo stories, including a dozen never-before-published pieces, this is my third book and a spiritual seq... Read more of this blog post »
Thank you so much to everyone who... Read more of this blog post »
Over the past few weeks I have been thrilled to see that my little blog has had visitors or views from the UK, Canada, Mexico, Greece, Germany, Brazil, France, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, Italy and South Korea!
Whoever you are – I want to thank you – thank you so much for visiting Allison’s... Read more of this blog post »
Here is the message board for the organization I founded, Love Addicts Anonymous.
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-I've re-released my first three novels in a Kindle-exclusive collection called The Bounty Trilogy . Three full-length novels for just six bucks -- and I threw in a sne... Read more of this blog post »
My friend Don and I play golf every Thursday if we can. We have a great time and usually at some point in the round w... Read more of this blog post »
They are tiny little sprites – 1” to 1.3” in size – which go unnoticed by most people. If you’re walking along the shore of a stream, marsh, lake or pretty much any body of... Read more of this blog post »
And protected their claim
But the Queen had bargained
And time surely came
So the lions decided
To leave their domain
They came from the north
They came with disdain
The orchid is ours!
That much is plain!
Like a plague of locusts
In numbers they came
Some tried to resist it
But most... Read more of this blog post »
My latest, Xandrian Stone Book 6: The Battle at Eden 6-1 is now released.
I have already begun to write book 7 and its main storyline is fixed.
Christian Alex Breitenstein
Seaside locations are evocative for me, since I spent my early childhood in a seaside town - Aberystwyth, in Wales. Many s... Read more of this blog post »
https://soundcloud.com/losingtheplotp... Read more of this blog post »
I haven’t finished the first chapter yet, but I... Read more of this blog post »
Dear Readers, Subscribers, and Fellow Authors:
In case you missed Part One of my four-part series on Self-Publishing, click here.
In Part 2, “The Cover Story”, here are the topics I’ll cover:
1. How to find boo... Read more of this blog post »
Which version do you prefer? Sometimes it’s hard to know as an author whether you’re improving the prose or not.
He took a pot out to the hut’s tank and half filled it, ready to cook a meal... Read more of this blog post »
I well remember the days when I'd never written any story longer than a novella, when contemplating that first novel felt like standing at the base of Mount Everest, gazing up at the unreachable summit through the haze of an approaching blizzard. Was I scared then? Nah... I was terrified!
Years h... Read more of this blog post »
Holy is Your name. Your kingdom come, Your will be done on earth and here in the United States as it is in heaven. Forgive our sins, Father, and heal our land as we humble ourselves and pray.
Please bless our president today. You placed President Trump in the White House to be... Read more of this blog post »
This is the first book I've read from Angela Gascoigne. I loved it and look forward to reading more from her! The Seasons of Our Love is a well written, modern love story with a bit of intrigue mixed in.
From the forgetful aunt to the beloved cat, you'll enj... Read more of this blog post »
So it might have taken me more than a while this year to get my first book out for preorder, but at last, I am pleased to announce that my next book - The Lady of Mercia's Daughter - is now available for preorder over on Amazon, with a release date of 24th August.
It is a s... Read more of this blog post »
"Carr’s premise is crazy and wonderful in equal measure: people discover that you can get high by drinking your own shadow. If you consume your entire shadow, you go seeking the shadows’ of others. What happens next should be obvious: society collapses, as everyone indulges and shadow-addicted... Read more of this blog post »
It’s incredible knowing that my novel is – as of today – in the hands of the public. I’m proud of the book, I really enjoyed writing it, and it is my greatest hope that those who read A Different Familiar will... Read more of this blog post »
Late afternoon. Brand merged into the traffic, pointing his truck in a northwest direction, a route that would take him to the far corner of the city. Turning onto Crowchild Trail, he drove west past Scenic Acres, slowed for the construction of the new LRT station before signalling right... Read more of this blog post »
Back in 1977 Paul Johnson, Boris's uncle, published a book called Enemies of Society, in which he castigated all those who made meaningless or unverified statements. They would, he said, destroy the basic certainties societies need to function. The book was written from a right-win... Read more of this blog post »
Here it is:
Rate: 4 Stars
For a ninety page book, this is a STEAMY short story. I even think this book would be fabulous if it... Read more of this blog post »
Some of my author friends and I teamed up to bring you one of the biggest online book giveaways in the history of....well, online book giveaways! There are more than 150 free books for you to choose from. Take one or take them all! You can have as many as you want! There's everythin... Read more of this blog post »
On Thursday, I went to help my husband prep his sailboat in case Tropical Storm Cindy hit Clear Lake, where our boat is moored. Bill spent several hours adding and... Read more of this blog post »
A Publishers Weekly review is, or was (probably still is), considered rather a coup for an aspiring writer. I remember how excited my agent was for my first one; sh... Read more of this blog post »
Rise like lions after slumber
In unvanquishable number,
Shake your chains to earth like dew
Which in sleep had fallen on you –
Ye are many - they are few.
“Let us be... Read more of this blog post »
since I last wrote I've added a lot of new material to Amazon. I have 2 new audiobooks and a reissued novella for sale:
HISSERS 2: DEATH MARCH, narrated by Shawn Zuzek. This sequel to Hissers picks up right where the first one left off and follows Connor and Amanita across the country as t... Read more of this blog post »
216. Singurul aspect pozitiv al atentatelor sinucigașe este faptul că exclud recidiva.
Oliviu Crâznic, autorul volumelor:
Varianta electronică poate fi comandată aici:
https://www.cruxed.ro/p... Read more of this blog post »
Like alpha male vampire book boyfriends? What about dark romance? If you answered yes to both, you should meet Tristan. And you can. FOR FREE!
Book 1 of the Nectar Trilogy is FREE for a limited time (books... Read more of this blog post »
Something to Talk About
Well so much for my pledge to post something once a month. Perhaps since I am only ONE day late I can get a small reprieve. Hopefully you’ll forgive me and read along anyway. Either way, I thank you for stopping by!
And so now, let’s get on with the show~
Surprise Surp...Read more of this blog post »
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