الواقع أثرى من أن نعبر عنه فى كلمات ، هوس النشر منعنى من أن أكتب، أوصــــد قلمى وغلل يمينى ، أظن الأن انه لا يجب علي كل ما أكتبه أن ينشر سواء أثناء حياتى أو فى... read more »
Jeanette Pekala is the author of Culture Shock, Book 1 in the newly released Culture Shock Series. She's a seriously nice, generous person and is definitely and Indie to watch! I invited her to my blog and she was gracious enough to accept. So here she is...Jeanette Pekala!
Welcome, Jeanette! You... read more »
So... read more »
Somewhere in the recent blogosphere, perhaps between IRS scandals and major sun spot activity, just to orient the reader to the here and now... read more »
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How To Write a Technically Correct Poem, a writer's Guide To Writing Poetry.
A brilliant and quirky little book... read more »
Today’s prompt is adapted from one of the most popular segments of theWarm Up Writing Coursethat I run here as an online course (and a home-study version).
Write A Copycat Story, based on one of your favorite short stories by another writer
Take a story by a writer you really, really... read more »
Five Stars of Cold Entertainment!
Aptly titled, “Ice Blue” is an action packed page turning mystery thriller with a steamy romance thrown in to keep things interesting. Susan Rea drops the reader right into the middle of the action with tension and suspense that builds and builds.
Rae tackles an im...read more »
Ellen Dawn Benefield
I sighed as I gazed into the mirror. This had to be the most bizarre outfit I had ever worn in my life. I stroked the tresses of the long wig, straightened the leaf patterned negligee and inspected my green skin make-up.
"Okay, Lis... read more »
London Heiress kidnapped by the Marquess of Ashlund, read the headlines. Yet no one tried to save her.
Wallington was seven years old when a mass assassination attempt rocked
Regency England. Her father was the only accused traitor to elude
capture. Now as a grown woman and a British spy,... read more »
And I start thinking about what was left to me. A round and shiny piece of metal that states the perfect physical form of a he... read more »
I was thinking about tropes and themes this morning. I just finished re-reading The Great Gatsby, which I am sure quite a number of you might have done as well… No? Just saw the movie? Oh well, doesn’t matter…
It was a pretty good book, not as great as I had remembered it,but it had my mindpleasan...read more »
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I'm actually pretty appalled by whomever is taking the time out of their lives to promote book banning.
I fully support imaginative creativity, no mat... read more »
¡Para recuperar el paraíso perdido, tienes que utilizar sabiamente la energía del dinero en tu vida diaria!
Por Héctor Williams Zorrilla
(Este es una receta que debe ser leída por millones de seres humanos. Asegúrate que tus familiares y amigos (as) la leen. Es mi regalo para ti)
Welcome the authors of a newly released anthology to Romance Beckons. These authors...Eric Arvin, Abigail Roux, TJ Klune, SJD Peterson, S.A. McAuley, and Jason Huffman-Black... have crafted an unconventional bundle of short stories that I can't wait to read.Today, they come to give us advice... w... read more »
This week I shared how we use generous limitsas a way of dealing with screen time and how that approach reflects an abundance vs. scarcity mindset.
When I owned a small Reggio-inspired school and worked as an educational consultant, I often ran into this type of problem, where emotions are high a...read more »
Just another day at the office for @tommcfly! #wembley xxread more »
The sunrise illuminated a peculiar object that dangled below a large dragon. As the boat flew across the sky, superstitious villagers dashed into their mountain huts to escape the dreadful sight. The flock of dragons disappear... read more »
Just Live, Juliette! has been scheduled for release on May 29th. It should be live on Smashwords and Amazon that day and will reach the other ebook retailers shortly thereafter. Th... read more »
If you read my first book, DRAGONS: The Essential Ties, you know that I announced its sequel on the very last page; but that was over three years ago, what happened? You may ask...
Life and work happened. As a high scool teacher, time was a luxury I rarely came upon. But I persevere... read more »
1. You are a romance writer who hasn’t met the RWA qualifications for PAN (published author network).
2. Precursor to the Golden Heart and national recognition
3. Quality feedback from three writers (at least one of whom will be published)
4. Great judges in the final category
Contemporary Series R...read more »
I hope you enjoyed Hannah and I really hope you vote for my book. Voting ends on May 30th.
Off to write.
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Not only was the conference well-o... read more »
Hey gang, I have a special request from all 200+ of you. Go here and read the issue and then if you could, please help out. It’s not asking for much. It’s just that a certain website, BroMyGod.com likes to steal other people’s work and use it as their own without so much as giving proper credit t...read more »
Another Stanley Ellin story, one that originally appeared in Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine in 1968 and was a finalist for the next year’s Edgar Awards. As with many of Ellin’s stories from this period, this one has a frame narrative and is set in Europe (Italy again, in this case). The story is...read more »
I want to thank Su Williams for being here with us today and sharing a few things about herself
and her new debut novel, Dream Weaver.
To Read an excerpt from her new novel, please click below
I have a few questions that I would like to ask you Su an...read more »
Please share the information and the link.
Earthchild is set in Scotland, and tells the story of an illegitimate cousin of King James and the forgotten daughter of a Sc... read more »
- Author G.A. Hauser
Lancel... read more »
4 THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN CHOOSING A TITLE FOR YORU BOOK
By: Karen Woodward@woodwardKaren
Just asa great cover will help sell a book, so will a great title.
That's what I've been doing for the past few days, researching how to create the perfect title. I'm kicking myself for not doing this whi... read more »
Over the last two days, I’ve examined the major dichotomy of style where creative writers and bloggers are concerned. I’ve discussed the benefits of using a simple style with short sentences focused on clarity. (This kind of writing is exemplified at its most famous by Hemingway.)
I’ve also discus...read more »
Daishin Stephenson reviewed A Trip to the Moon. For what I wrote about it a couple years ago, click here.
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A Trip to the Moon, Georges Méliès’s masterpiece.
a bit of history. prior to turn...
Your wife came to my workplace and pulled me outside
And the whisper of soft sobs came into her eyes
So carefully and artfully made up; She told me what you'd done
She'd found you dangling like a limb on a tree after a storm
In the same yard I'd often walk pas... read more »
I'm as pleased with it as with any of my other novels, but the thriller genre is one I haven't entered for so... read more »
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Check out the other winners in six categories.
The 'Grace Awards are ' the most democratic aw... read more »
Friends - Coming from Entangled Publishing – June 10, 2013!
After publicly self-destructing over a heartbreak a year ago, bestselling romance writer Piper James is now making nice with her publisher by agreeing to teach Hollywood’s favorite action star how to act like he’s in love. Only playboy... read more »