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Malcolm Ivey Malcolm Ivey's blog:
I think I had been up for four days when I robbed the second gas station. But it could have been five days or even six. I don't know. Days run together when they're not separated by sleep. Armed robbery was a new low, even for me, but then so was crack cocaine. In the six months following my firs... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 12:22 • 1 view
Thomas W. Devine Thomas W. Devine's blog:
Economic slavery still occurs under Western capitalism.

The highest paid business chief executive in New Zealand, in a 2013 survey, worked for NZ$1,982 per hour (over NZ$4.1 million per year) which is more than 100 times what is regarded as a living wage in New Zealand (The Dominion Post 25 Februa... Read more of this blog post »
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Kendall Bailey Kendall Bailey's blog:
I took my time. I studied their websites, agents and publishers, finding the ones who wanted a story like mine. I composed each query individually with the recipient's wants and needs in mind. It took close to two months before I finished. I sat back and waited. Two weeks became three, a couple q... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2015 13:59 • 1 view
Elisa Rolle Elisa Rolle's blog:
Against Doctor’s Orders by Radclyffe
Lesbian Contemporary Romance
Paperback: 264 pages
Publisher: Bold Strokes Books (November 18, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1626392110
ISBN-13: 978-1626392113
Amazon: Against Doctor’s Orders
Amazon Kindle: Against Doctor’s Orders

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Published on February 26, 2015 10:51 • 1 view
Kevin Timothy O'Kane Kevin Timothy O'Kane's blog:
“In fact, much of what the group does looks nonsensical except in light of a sincere, carefully considered commitment to returning civilization to a seventh-century legal environment, and ultimately to bringing about the apocalypse.”

The above quote is from Graeme Wood’s recent article about the a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2015 15:39 • 1 view
Shannon Dianne Shannon Dianne's blog:
Monday. March 2nd.

Like the Shannon Dianne Facebook page to get your advanced copy.

Let's Go!


And now that the story has been written and told. Now, I relax ...

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Published on February 28, 2015 11:57 • 5 views
Ocean Crisstopher Poet Ocean Crisstopher Poet's blog:
Afternoon Players of All Creative Sorts!
At 2 pm MN time I will kick off Another Saturday Night Poet Birthday Party!
The first poet will be showcased on Tonight at 7 pm.
Another Saturday Night Poet is celebrating 1 year of showcasing poets on the internet mic
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Published on February 28, 2015 11:08 • 22 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
I would not be surprised if Kasia has already posted about this, since she is the Young King’s most ardent and eloquent fan—and Poland has at least a six hour time advantage over the US East Coast. I am sure she’ll blog about him today and do him justice, as she always does. On February 28, 1155,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 11:04 • 10 views
Kate Meader Kate Meader's blog:
I'm celebrating my 4 1/2 stars Top Pick from RT Book Reviews with a giveaway of FLIRTING WITH FIRE, releasing March 24, over on my Facebook page. Open International. Ends March 3.

There's also a Goodreads giveaway for 30 copies that ends March 11. US only.

Good luck!

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Published on February 28, 2015 10:58 • 7 views
Alexandra Ivy Alexandra Ivy's blog:
Last few days!
Only a few days left to get HUNT THE DARKNESS at the bargain price of $2.99.

NOOK: http://bit.ly/1dxG9wz

AMAZON: http://amzn.to/1euRlxQ

KOBO: https://store.kobobooks.com/en-US/ebo...

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Published on February 28, 2015 10:46 • 6 views
Andrea  Smith Andrea Smith's blog:
Yeah, some of you loved it, some of you didn't - BUT those that did were left with questions....

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Published on February 28, 2015 10:44 • 33 views
Katherine Harbour Katherine Harbour's blog:
Thorn Jack  A Night and Nothing Novel by Katherine Harbour
Thorn Jack: A Night and Nothing Novel
Thorn Jack is coming out March 10 in trade paperback, (stay tuned for a giveaway!)so I thought I'd introduce the characters who wrestled the story away from me.

Finn Serafina Sullivan(17-18) Aspiring photographer. Recovering from the death of her older sister.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 10:14 • 4 views
Alex G. Paman Alex G. Paman's blog:
Imagination is a funny thing.

It enables you wonder, makes you want to dream, and it even teaches you to fear.

I had a healthy smattering of movies, books, folktales, and comics growing up on two continents, and the visions I’ve seen in my childhood continue to resonate in my art and in my writing... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 10:03 • 7 views
Jan Lister Caldwell Jan Lister Caldwell's blog:
My Kindle editon of Time-Travel Runaway is free until March 3 and then is only $.99 with a purchase of the print version. Check it out at your favorite Amazon store!
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Published on February 28, 2015 09:59 • 5 views
Ilsa Madden-Mills Ilsa Madden-Mills's blog:
TOMORROW!!
TBR http://goo.gl/8iTcbX !
#verytwistedthings

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Published on February 28, 2015 09:58 • 5 views
K. Renee K. Renee's blog:


Wayward Soul & Wayward Beginning
Double Cover Reveal
by K. Renee
February 28th

Wayward Soul


Book 2 in the Wayward Saints MC Series


Front Cover Photo: © olly – Fotolia.com


Back Cover Photo: © adrenalinapura – Fotolia.com


Cover Design: KLa Boutique




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Published on February 27, 2015 23:00 • 12 views
Charlie Fenton Charlie Fenton's blog:

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel (book cover)


The episode starts with Cromwell imagining/hallucinating Anne being dragged across the table and looking at him. It is a strange scene and I know he is thinking about how to get rid of her, but seems odd anyway. Afterwards, Cromwell talks to Anne. She compl...

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Published on February 26, 2015 02:18 • 5 views
Aaron Denius Garcia Aaron Denius Garcia's blog:


With today’s death of Leonard Nimoy, I, along with everyone else have suddenly been thrust back into reflecting on the career of a great actor and the iconic character he brought to life, Spock.

It is without a doubt that it takes the death of an artist to appreciate the art he or she created. Of...

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Published on February 27, 2015 14:22 • 5 views
Helen Laycock Helen Laycock's blog:
They say that you can be waiting ages for a bus to come along, then, out of the blue, two come at once.

I wonder if it's the same with websites...

About a week ago, I created my first one as a showcase for the fiction I write for children. Before I began, I felt daunted - and had no preconceptions... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 09:39 • 5 views
Jane Eaton Hamilton Jane Eaton Hamilton's blog:


Photograph: Jane Eaton Hamilton (plum blossom)


Everyone knows one of our contemporary masters of short fiction was Raymond Carver.�� And everyone knows the movie “Birdman” won Best Picture at the Oscars.�� The play mounted in the film is editor Gordon Lish’s version of a Ray Carver story called...

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Published on February 26, 2015 02:55 • 4 views
Elizabeth Lynx Elizabeth Lynx's blog:
Picture Aria found a job a day after quitting. It took me a month to gain employment, which in this economy is great if I am going to be honest. I got a call from the large bank, RT Mitchell, last week that I got the position I interviewed for a few days prior as Executive Assistant for their CFO. They... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 26, 2015 06:04 • 4 views
Richard Bach Richard Bach's blog:

SOMEONE, NO POINT IN SAYING WHO, wrote a message to me two or three days ago, about the ExtraTerrestial chapter that I put on the website.


She wrote and said that the ETs would enjoy the chance to talk with me. My Ferret Chronicle books taught me to be courteous to practically anyone. “That’s a ki...

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Published on February 27, 2015 05:34 • 5 views
Ama H.Vanniarachchy Ama H.Vanniarachchy's blog:
Join hands with me to serve humanity. This is my latest humanitarian movement to spread love, compassion and peace among the society. This is merely an attempt to be truly human.
Be Truly Human: Compassion for all- This is a non-violence movement mainly to speak up for animal rights and stand aga... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 09:19 • 9 views
Andrew M. Brown Andrew M. Brown's blog:
Tech Support 101 is now offered on the Nook.
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Published on February 28, 2015 09:17 • 6 views
Candace Vianna Candace Vianna's blog:

I’m Damn Mad and Staging aRevolt.


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Okay I’m sick of 100k spam follows on Twitter (I’m NOT putting up their URL because I don’t want to send these fuckers traffic.) We all know who they are. The douchebags with the blue and white banners and @bullshit accounts. These ass-wipes are a major annoy...

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Published on February 27, 2015 15:06 • 7 views
Morgan Rhodes Morgan Rhodes's blog:
No Boys Allowed: School visits as a woman writer:

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I’ve been doing school visits as part of my tour for PRINCESS ACADEMY: The Forgotten Sisters. All have been terrific—great kids, great librarians. But something happened at one I want to talk about. I’m not going to name the school or...

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Published on February 27, 2015 20:25 • 4 views
I.D.  Johnson I.D. Johnson's blog:
By day, I am a reading teacher. By night, I'm a writer--okay, actually, by most nights, I'm an editor. I do a lot of editing for Fiverr.com and while I absolutely love this gig, there are some things I really wish all the writers I work with would do before they send me their manuscript. Now, don... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 27, 2015 21:17 • 6 views
Beau Taplin Beau Taplin's blog:
“The most painful part of losing you was that it didn’t matter how close, how familiar we became with one another over the years, it only took a fraction of the time to become total strangers again — for the texture of your touch, the melody of your voice, to become a distant memory.”

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Published on February 28, 2015 02:30 • 5 views
K. Caffee K. Caffee's blog:

This provocative story is about a young man who was initiated into a clandestine sexual society. He was spirited to the Middle East, from his UK boarding school. He attended the Bahriji School (Oasis,) in The United Arab Emirates in preparation for serving in Harems for the wealthy and elite. It...

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Published on February 28, 2015 05:01 • 4 views
Christy Heron Christy Heron's blog:
The Romance Reviews 4th Anniversary Party is here!
Over 350 authors participating, including myself.Join the party for your chance to winover 350 prizesorjust play their silly games.
#TRRpartywww.theromancereviews.com


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Published on February 27, 2015 13:49 • 6 views
Lilia Ford Lilia Ford's blog:
So like a lot of my fellow Google Blogger users, I received a notice a few days ago informing me of the following:

In the coming weeks, we'll no longer allow blogs that contain sexually explicit or graphic nude images or video. We'll still allow nudity presented in artistic, educational, documenta...
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Published on February 28, 2015 08:58 • 31 views
Terri George Terri George's blog:
Just Desserts:

A Collection of Bite-Sized Delights

presented by SecretHungers.com


Just Desserts is a buffet of deliciously naughty stories. These delights are as diverse as the authors who write them. It is my pleasure to reveal two of the more than twenty contributing authors to Just Desserts-debu...

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Published on February 27, 2015 12:21 • 6 views
Ellen Dawn Benefield Ellen Dawn Benefield's blog:
I loved you, not wisely perhaps, but well.
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Published on February 28, 2015 08:48 • 27 views
Patrick B. Vince Patrick B. Vince's blog:
Jill and Jack did get attacked
fetching a pail of water
killing Jack his head was cracked
while Jill hid from the monster

when all was clear Jill reappeared
saw Jack he was not breathing
and went to him not aware
the monster was still feeding

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Published on February 27, 2015 20:43 • 4 views
Missy Kirtley Missy Kirtley's blog:
We’ve all seen them: little girls wearing blue tunics or vests, brown sashes, sometimes green hats and skirts. They stand in front of banks and supermarkets and hardware stores peddling their brightly colored boxes of deliciousness. The price has gone up, again, and though what the girls sell is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 27, 2015 11:07 • 4 views
Billy Roper Billy Roper's blog:
26 of the 39 reviews up of 'Hasten The Day' on Amazon are 5 out of 5 star reviews, but decide for yourself. Some people hate it, some people love it, and some people love to hate it. Which side will you be on?

http://www.amazon.com/Hasten-Day-Firs...

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Published on February 28, 2015 08:46 • 12 views
Jennifer Ammoscato Jennifer Ammoscato's blog:
“Save yourself!” I cried out to my husband, and shoved him toward the low wooden gate. “No! I’m not leaving without you,” he called back to me, the earliness of the hour showing in tired lines on his face. “I’ll be fine. You have to get out. You have to warn the others […]
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Published on February 28, 2015 06:40 • 6 views
C.J. Anderson C.J. Anderson's blog:
Run
The bear roared like some starved prehistoric monster. An echoing sound that paralyzed every living creature in wilderness. Anise was horrified and painfully dug her fingers into Lauren's flesh.

"I'm scared!" she said.
"I know," said Lauren. "I need to set you down. It's time to run."

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Published on February 28, 2015 08:53 • 50 views
Cora Buhlert Cora Buhlert's blog:

Indie Speculative Fiction of the MonthIt’s that time of the month again, time for “Indie Speculative Fiction of the Month”.


So what is “Indie Speculative Fiction of the Month”? It’s a round-up of speculative fiction by indie authors newly published this month, though some January books I missed the last time around snuck in as well. T...

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Published on February 27, 2015 17:34 • 5 views
Billy Young Billy Young's blog:
As you know I have been playing Elite Dangerous for a couple of months now. Over the past three weeks I have been travelling out into the great dark unknown and arrived back in occupied space last night. I had been intending to go a lot further than I eventually went, which was about nine thousan... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 08:06 • 27 views
Emily Winfield Martin Emily Winfield Martin's blog:

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Even when I'm happily lost in working away on things, the siren song of books & bed & cat is always there.


Thank you for the nice words and excitement in the last post re: this longer book. I am busily working on a few projects right now that I love. I can't wait to see how they turn out w...

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Published on February 27, 2015 14:27 • 7 views
Susan Navas Susan Navas's blog:

Agnil's Worlds - Susan Navas


It’s been a while since I last posted here as I’ve had health issues, including a very nasty dose of flu, which have laid me low for several weeks. I’ve also been waiting patiently for Charlotte Moore to complete the illustrations for Agnil and the Centaur’s Secret. I...

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Published on February 27, 2015 10:45 • 5 views
Brad Boney Brad Boney's blog:
Sometimes inspiration strikes when you least expect it.

Last spring, as I was finishing The Eskimo Slugger , I saw the movie 13 Going on 30 pop up on Netflix. It had somehow escaped my attention when it came out ten years ago, but I read the description and thought, “Oh, it’s a female version of B... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 28, 2015 07:57 • 45 views
J.A. Kenney J.A. Kenney's blog:

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Besieged by Rain
(Book One – Son of Rain series)
Michelle Irwin

February 28, 2015

The Son of Rain series is a companion series to the Daughter of Fire seriesfeaturing Evie Meyers.

Book Details: Novel
Genre: New Adult Paranormal Romance
206 pages – 89,000 words

BLURB

Clay Jacobs is a soldier. His family—... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 27, 2015 17:00 • 8 views
Eduardo Suastegui Eduardo Suastegui's blog:

This is the third #SaturdayScenes installment for my in-work Ghost Writer, book 6 of the Our Cyber World series. You may access the story summary and other sample excerpts through the table of contents. Let me know what you think! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Recap Vivian reluctantly accepted a non-f...

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