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Simi Sunny Simi Sunny's blog:
Hey, everyone. I have to be honest, I've been feeling gloomy lately. It's been rough, I'll be ok. I'll do my best to post as much as I can, but I'll be busy more. And when it comes to being busy, I get tired.

At least today was the best! I had fun at the mall, since it's my parent's wedding anniv... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 15:07 • 22 views
Deborah A. Morrison Deborah A. Morrison's blog:
Deborah A. Morrison Deborah A. MorrisonAfter having written in black ink upon white paper, the websites of two local poetry groups, I carefully folded the paper into four and highlighted the poet's name at the top. As life would have it a dedicated and talented poet lives down the hall just two suites away from min... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 15:01 • 26 views
Doug Lewars Doug Lewars's blog:
Men and Gods: Myths and Legends of the Ancient Greeks‎Men and Gods: Myths and Legends of the Ancient Greeks by Rex Warner

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


*** Possible Spoilers ***

I didn't read these stories so much for pleasure but I wanted to obtain an understanding of how mythology related to the society of the time and to people's thought patterns. As a r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 14:52 • 10 views
B. Buena B. Buena's blog:
Hello All,

Coming soon - my next Goodreads Giveaway of my most popular novel, THE STRANGER.

Time to while away the lazy summer days and nights by getting lost in a sensual fantasy.

"THE STRANGER" Giveaway is coming July, 2017.

Check back in the coming days for details.

Best,

B Buena
The Stranger by B. Buena

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Published on June 22, 2017 14:18 • 12 views
B.J. Ridings B.J. Ridings's blog:
Hurry, before the deadline is up!

I'm giving away 10 signed copies of my book, Circle of Dreams.

Only two days left. Giveaway ends midnight June 24th.

Go to Goodreads to sign up.


Happy Thursday!
B.J.



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Published on June 22, 2017 13:55 • 2 views
T.D. Otis T.D. Otis's blog:
I've decided to start posting fresh poetry, which hasn't been published anywhere else.
Poem number four:

Pink-Cheeked

Winter wind blew in
Hard-edged gusts, without warning,
Flushing cheeks rosy.

The woodcutter’s axe
Falls, separating a piece
Into two, sinking
The wedged edge into the stump.
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Published on June 22, 2017 13:03 • 21 views
Jon Ray Jon Ray's blog:
World of Agrobathe map
In continuation of my new Choose Your Own Adventure (CYOA) book series, this week I've tackled the job of world-building and map-making. Agrobathe, is a fantasy world I've been working on for a few years now. Unfortunately, my database backup was corrupted and I lost all the details of my world,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 12:59 • 15 views
Josh Woodrose Josh Woodrose's blog:
(The following piece was rejected by McSweeney's. It had just the right amount of hoity, but, sadly, not enough toity.)

“National Security Council (NSC) officials include President Trump's name in memos in as many paragraphs as possible to increase the chance he reads them, Reuters reported.” (ht... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 12:21 • 15 views
Marietta Rodgers Marietta Rodgers's blog:
A highly entertaining book, by some very funny and talented people. The hilarious, Beth Argyropoulos, has been a favorite of mine for a while now and her tweets and writing never fail to make me cackle. The book is full of candid tales of the trials and tribulations that parents face with their c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 12:08 • 21 views
Steven Eggleton Steven Eggleton's blog:
The Road to Los Angeles (The Saga of Arthur Bandini, #2)The Road to Los Angeles by John Fante

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


I think every writer would ultimately admit, that out of all the books they’ve read, there was one that stood above the rest. One that lit a fire in them. A book that changed their idea of what writing could be. A book that in the end h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 12:05 • 15 views
David  Whelan David Whelan's blog:
As I mosey on around in work sometimes I think of the obscurest things and this week was no different. With plenty of bad things happening around the world I thought to myself would I accept a bribe if let’s say, I saw a mobster kill someone down a dark alley whilst on holidays in a big city.
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Published on June 22, 2017 11:25 • 51 views
Jane Harvey-Berrick Jane Harvey-Berrick's blog:
A Must for Animal Lovers!

You can now get my completely NEW novella for * FREE * from Instafreebie

https://www.instafreebie.com/discover...

It's a companion novel / alternative POV to ONE CAREFUL OWNER

"Alex is lost and alone, with only his dog, Stan for company. He doesn’t expect kindness from anyon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 10:56 • 18 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
Oliviu Craznic
215. FAST FOOD: Restaurant unde mănânci repede, pentru că ai stat mult la coadă.

Oliviu Crâznic, autorul volumelor:

....Și la sfârșit a mai rămas coșmarul (...And Then The Nightmare Came At Last) by Oliviu Craznic
Comandă aici:
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Varianta electronică poate fi comandată aici:
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Ceasul fantasmelor (The Witching Hour) by Oliviu Craznic
Comandă aici:
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Published on June 22, 2017 10:51 • 34 views
Christopher    Brown Christopher Brown's blog:

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Delighted to find Tropic of Kansas in such good company on Texas Monthly‘s latest summer reading list, compiled by the amazing and omnivorous Jeff Salamon.


Texas Monthly: “What to Read This Month—Summer reading, Texas style

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Published on June 22, 2017 10:05 • 10 views
Lucy Taylor Lucy Taylor's blog:
The scariest thing about Underdown’s gripping novel isn’t that it’s based on the historical record of one Mathew Hopkins or that his crusade against witches is (in Underdown’s fictionalized version of his early life) possibly motivated by trauma he suffered as an infant, but that the disempowerme... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 10:03 • 17 views
Sarah Castille Sarah Castille's blog:
COVER/BLURB REVEAL!! Check out the cover for ROCCO, the third standalone book in the Ruin & Revenge series.

Mafia enforcer, Rocco De Lucchi is the best in the business. Cold, hard and utterly ruthless, Rocco is the most dangerous of men. Feelings are a luxury he cannot afford—until a chance e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 09:52 • 22 views
Carmen Baca Carmen Baca's blog:
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Published on June 22, 2017 09:47 • 13 views
Georgio Konstandi Georgio Konstandi's blog:
And we're off (again)! You can now purchase the newly published "NEA: Dawn of an Era" on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Nea-Dawn-Era...

Details on my latest appearance coming soon...

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Published on June 22, 2017 09:41 • 12 views
Jorge Santa Cruz Jorge Santa Cruz's blog:
No puedo hablar de los demás, pero con el tiempo ya me aburre la pornografía. Realmente nunca he sido adicto a ella, pero de vez en cuando me he detenido a ver un par de ellas tocarse.

Como me hubiera gustado ser mujer para tocar a una mujer como una mujer.

+++ Pueden leer mis novelas : http://go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 09:25 • 40 views
Michael John Sheehan Michael John Sheehan's blog:

First, I'd like to thank everyone who has purchased The Chosen Few, a fictional account of my senior year at St. Joseph's High School seminary,  and posted a review on Amazon. In addition, for those of you who downloaded the Kindle ebook, some formatting problems from the .pdf of the Indesign fil...

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Published on June 09, 2017 08:23 • 13 views
Emma Palova Emma Palova's blog:
I am trekking the publishing journey from writer journalist to the author of Shifting Sands Short Stories to be released on June 30 on Amazon.
I started publishing excerpts from the short stories yesterday on my home blog, EW Emma's Writings at emmapalova.com
My thoughts must have coincided with th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 08:52 • 12 views
Miya Kressin Miya Kressin's blog:
I'm so excited to finally be able to share this story with you.

It was a labor of love through years of fighting to be able to write thanks to the anti-seizure medication robbing me of my creative abilities. I was pretty much a zombie through those years before we found a different medication tha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 08:18 • 17 views
Raúl Sepúlveda Tello Raúl Sepúlveda Tello's blog:
Hola a todos, después de una larga espera de ocho meses "Rosaura" ha sido reimpresa con un tiraje de 150 ejemplares, de los cuales dos ya se han vendido.
Sé que es una empresa arriesgada mandar imprimir tantos libros en una ciudad en la que casi nadie lee y en donde la cultura está muy monopoliz... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 08:12 • 20 views
Kern Carter Kern Carter's blog:

Who wants to wait?

Not me. Not anymore.

Patience is way too overrated.

I know how the saying goes. I know good things are supposed to come. But that’s the thing, good things are already happening. I’m ready for great.

I’m ready for life changing. I’m ready for “I don’t believe this is happening.”

Pati...

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Published on May 02, 2017 07:10 • 14 views
Elliott Turner Elliott Turner's blog:
Hey y'all,

going on tour can be fun, but also kinda rough. The first two weekends of June, I did events in Houston, Padre Island, San Antonio, and Austin. Some serious miles were accumulated on the family Honda Odyssey, but I also got to meet plenty of readers and cool booksellers.

Here is a post a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 07:28 • 35 views
Ευαγγελία Παπανίκου Ευαγγελία Παπανίκου's blog:
"Ποτέ μη δίνετε σ' ένα παιδί ένα βιβλίο που δε θα διαβάζατε εσείς..."
George Bernard Shaw

Η Ωραιοτάτη και οι Εννέα Μούσες

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Published on June 22, 2017 07:27 • 14 views
Faiqa Mansab Faiqa Mansab's blog:
If you're like me, and have recently been published, especially if you've self-published, this is your biggest peeve right now. Marketing. I'm very happy and proud that I am the author of a published book. It's traditionally published by the biggest publishing house in the world: Penguin Random H... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 07:18 • 1 view
Clemens Suter Clemens Suter's blog:

#postapocalyptic #adventure #eBooks on #iTunes for any #apple device. https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/clemens-p.-suter/id581561439?mt=11

–> Two Journeys and its successor Fields of Fire.

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Published on June 18, 2017 10:56 • 13 views
Bernard Jan Bernard Jan's blog:
This Crazy Thing I Call My LifeThis Crazy Thing I Call My Life by Jonathan Hill

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Already in A Christmas Outing David and Jamie made me guffaw both in public and within the intimate safety of my home. The brisk, adorable and cracking humor continued to entertain me as well throughout the second book of tee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:51 • 29 views
P.J.  Taylor P.J. Taylor's blog:
As I have said many times before getting readers to leave reviews is notoriously difficult. I mean, everybody leads busy lives, don’t they? Even I forget to leave reviews sometimes for items that I may have bought on Ebay or Amazon.co.uk. So, I was delighted to get another review this week for Br... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:38 • 38 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:35 • 16 views
Kirsty Moseley Kirsty Moseley's blog:
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:28 • 16 views
R.D. Vallier R.D. Vallier's blog:
I’ve been slacking on my updates. Got some good & bad (kinda disguised as good, as I try to convince myself).

First, I’ve been getting some great, constructive feedback from several of my betas about Dark Ember. I’m really excited with what I can do with their comments and suggestions, and I r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:27 • 24 views
Lindsay Cross Lindsay Cross's blog:
Attention Bloggers! There is a blogger sign up for Mayhem's Warrior. You can sign up here. Thank you!

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Published on June 22, 2017 06:15 • 18 views
Cecily Wolfe Cecily Wolfe's blog:


Gears of Fate
Wilbert Stanton
(Forgotten Gods #1)
Published by: Curiosity Quills Press
Publication date: June 20th 2017
Genres: Fantasy, Mythology, Young Adult

Centuries have passed since the Fey conquered Earth, forcing mankind and gods alike to flee to the sky city Olympus. Forgotten gods wa...

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Published on June 22, 2017 06:03 • 30 views
Sarah E. Ladd Sarah E. Ladd's blog:
Summer is here -- let's celebrate with a giveaway! I've teamed up with a few of my writer friends for the "Regency by the Sea" giveway. The grand prize winner will receive all of the books shown plus a fun beach hat, tumbler, and towel. Six second prize winners will each win one copy of one of th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 22, 2017 06:00 • 26 views
Shweta Ravi Shweta Ravi's blog:

 


Poka-Yoke is Japan term which means ‘mistake-proofing.’


Poka-Yoke prevents errors to convert into defects or defective products hence improving quality.


There are two types of mistake proofing done:


A. Preventive Poka-Yoke: Mistake proofing to avoid the occurrence of the error. Preventive Poka-Yo...

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Published on June 20, 2017 09:40 • 16 views
Lee Tobin McClain Lee Tobin McClain's blog:
  Hello, Jolene Navarro checking in from the Texas Hill Country. I love dancing in the rain. I strive to find peace in the eye of the storm. But sometimes the smile is fake, the heart is broken, and the knees are bruised.     There are times when burdens feel too heavy to carry […]
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Published on June 22, 2017 01:52 • 11 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:

Great advice, with examples. I suspect all of us could use the reminder, no matter how many books we’ve written.


A Writer's Path






by Chrys Cymri



I’m still getting used to the life of a self-published author, particularly in this age of Amazon and customer reviews. Authors are advised that b...

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Published on June 22, 2017 05:10 • 15 views
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