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Viola Rivard Viola Rivard's blog:

WOW! I can’t believe I’ve gone months without publishing a book. Following the birth of my son, I dove right back into work. I actually started penning my next book in the hospital recovery room. Iwas really convinced that I could be a supermom and maintain my career, and with three full novels i...

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Published on September 28, 2016 16:57 • 1 view
Karpov Kinrade Karpov Kinrade's blog:

Silver Flame Book Cover 2 High ContrastWe know you guys have been dying for this book, and it will be out VERY SOON. And we are very excited about this book. It will be the fourth book we’ve launched this year (woohoo!) and the third book in this series since March. (It’s September, so while I know the wait is unbearable, this is stil...

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Published on September 28, 2016 11:28 • 2 views
Carole  Parkes Carole Parkes's blog:
Finally, in England

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I’m delighted, over the moon, excited beyond belief, and chuffed to bits as we say in good old Blighty. My second book has received its first review on the Amazon United Kingdom site.


(sigh of relief)


I thought it would never happen because since it’s release in 9 months a...

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Published on September 28, 2016 08:18 • 1 view
Edith Maxwell Edith Maxwell's blog:

We talked about antagonistslast week.How about atrue villain, the actual bad guy? Let’s again distinguish antagonists from villains, because the formerdoesn’t necessarily


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include the latter. The Writer and Proud blogtalks about villains who aren’...

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Published on September 28, 2016 01:25 • 1 view
Lisa Shearin Lisa Shearin's blog:
I just finished the final content edits on Treasure & Treason and have turned it in for copy editing (pesky punctuation and all that). Yea!!! (tired Kermit flail) My editor, the amazing Betsy Mitchell, was right on target with her suggestions, and I really think y’all are going to love this b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 12:59 • 1 view
Kathy MacMillan Kathy MacMillan's blog:

Book a FREE school visit with authors from the YA RoadTrip tour today!


WHAT: Free in-person school visits for middle and high schools in the MD/DC/VA area or FREE Skype visits for ANY middle and high schools, regardless of location.


WHEN: October 10-13, 2016


HOW: Contact Kathy MacMillan to book a vi...

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Published on September 28, 2016 05:00 • 1 view
Gisela Hausmann Gisela Hausmann's blog:


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Those of us who spend a lot of time in indie author groups may have heard these complaints before. Here are five suggestions to avoid these common grievances.
Show, don’t tell
“... So, I went to this networking party and I told everybody about my book, and everybody said, ‘How coo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 12:01 • 7 views
Amneris Di Cesare Amneris Di Cesare's blog:

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1 – Prima domanda di rito: perché scrivere? Come è nata questa “necessità” e quando?Scrivere significa approfondire la conoscenza con l’io interiore, sondare il terreno dell’inconscio, ma anche divertirsi, sebbene costi un certo sacrificio. Quando ho cominciato, ai tempi del liceo, è stato p...

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Published on September 28, 2016 23:59 • 1 view
Christi Corbett Christi Corbett's blog:

You first met Jane when she hosted my blog in June of 2015 and shared her Path to Publication story. She’s back today, celebrating another release!


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Olivia Davenport is looking forward to her future. After all, Prince Liam has professed his love and King William has promised her a reward for her r...

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Published on September 29, 2016 01:00 • 6 views
Brandon Stanton Brandon Stanton's blog:




“It got to the point where I was stealing from stores, breaking into car windows. Everything but prostitution. I was living in the streets. Sometimes I wouldn’t shower for weeks at a time. Then one day I was walking down 149th by Lincoln Hospital, and I bumped into a drug counselor named Mr. Cres...

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Published on September 28, 2016 14:01 • 7 views
Todd Coburn Todd Coburn's blog:
Is anything more intimate than two lovers basking in the beauty of each other?

Our God loves us and wants us to bask in His beauty, love, goodness, and grace.

Few outside of Christianity understand this most precious attribute of our God, and many within Christianity are also ignorant of this tru... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 29, 2016 02:17 • 22 views
Sofia Grey Sofia Grey's blog:
Due South boxed set – only $0.99 (usual retail price $7.99)


If you like heartwarming, sexy and sweet small-town romances with a touch of comedy, you’ll love sharing the journey with these authentic men and women struggling to find their special someone.


The Due South bundle contains the firs...

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Published on September 28, 2016 04:00 • 1 view
Storm Chase Storm Chase's blog:

Title: Mia FoundBy: Makenzie SmithPublication Date: September 28, 2016Genre: Contemporary RomanceCover Design: Mayhem Cover Creations I was lost, a little girl with big dreams in her eyes. I was insecure, not knowing if I was capable of chasing them. And then I met him. He never let me doubt. H... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 04:49 • 6 views
Elí Freysson Elí Freysson's blog:
Hey there. I just thought I'd take a moment to outline my current writing plans.

The Golden Throne serial is now out, but I will admit the sales have been disappointing. Marketing is a weakness of mine. Looking back, I suspect releasing the story piecemeal like that was a mistake.

Therefore, I am n... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 29, 2016 02:07 • 31 views
Jane Lindskold Jane Lindskold's blog:

JANE: Last time you mentioned food pills as an old SF trope. I wonder how long they’ve been around?


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ALAN: They’ve been around for a very long time – in 1912 William Hope Hodgson published his classic novel The Night Land. The hero sets out to explore the night land equipped only w...

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Published on September 29, 2016 01:00 • 1 view
Karen Chance Karen Chance's blog:

Finally, a firm date for Ride the Storm, the eighth Cassie Palmer novel, is here!


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And it’s August, 2017!


That’s later than I’d hoped for, honestly, butbetter than the November date Penguin had originally rescheduled it for. That date may still be showing on a few online sites, until they get the...

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Published on September 28, 2016 17:05 • 9 views
Anusha Atukorala Anusha Atukorala's blog:
Recently, I made a trip to the city. I enjoy my O bahn rides at this time of year, with gurgling streams, verdant foliage and tall gum trees waving merrily at me as I pass by. My favourite bus seat is on a higher level to where we get inI like watching the world from the elevated stance. That par... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 29, 2016 02:02 • 7 views
Jane Dougherty Jane Dougherty's blog:

The Repin painting inspired a lot of fun fantasy romps this week, all with a slightly different, original twist. I enjoyed reading them all, and I recommend you read and comment on the stories too. They’re well worth it

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Published on September 29, 2016 01:16 • 1 view
Ann Leckie Ann Leckie's blog:

So, if you haven’t heard about the recent (for certain values of recent) issues with the Hungarian SF magazine Galaktika, here are some links to fill you in:


SFWA’s Statement on Galaktika


A. G. Carpenter’s blog post about Galaktika


Bence Pintér’s article (in Hungarian)


In summary, Galaktika is...

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Published on September 28, 2016 14:08 • 11 views
Riley Hart Riley Hart's blog:
Hello. I just wanted to let you all know that the whole Blackcreek series is now in audio from Audible! I hope you enjoy your time in my favorite town.






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Published on September 28, 2016 14:21 • 1 view
Amylynn Bright Amylynn Bright's blog:

Well ,well, well – you may recall the following from a few days ago:


“Finally, by Friday the damn thing hurt so bad I caved in and let her do it. It took me three times before I could hold my hand still long enough for her to hit me. She did addher own sound effects – something that was wholly unn...

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Published on September 28, 2016 17:36 • 7 views
Tyrean Martinson Tyrean Martinson's blog:
Please welcome Karen Lange today!
My utmost apologies for having the comment area turned off when this post originally went live.
Five Reasons to Write Nonfiction By Karen Lange Merriam Webster defines nonfiction as “writing that is about facts or real events: all writing that is not fiction”. I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 07:47 • 1 view
Rob Bignell Rob Bignell's blog:

All too often, Grammarcolons are misused in writing. This punctuation mark is meant to signal readers that what follows is a proof or explanation of what came before it. For example, the following sentence requires a colon rather than a comma:

Laura wanted to move for Los Angeles for three reasons: the g...

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Published on September 28, 2016 06:00 • 9 views
Κώστας Βουλαζέρης Κώστας Βουλαζέρης's blog:

Στις ιστορίες που γράφω, αν έπρεπε να σκέφτομαι κάθε φορά νέο σκηνικό, θα καταντούσα να επαναλαμβάνομαι. Αν έγραφα συνέχεια στο ίδιο σκηνικό, θα βαριόμουν· δεν θα είχε καινούργια πράγματα για να ανακαλύψω. Γι’αυτό κιόλας το Θρυμματισμένο Σύμπαν μού έχει δώσει την πιο ιδανική λύση που θα μπορούσα...

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Published on September 28, 2016 03:59 • 1 view
Kathryn  Knight Kathryn Knight's blog:
My YA Paranormal Romance, DIVINE FALL , was on Netgalley during the month of September, and a wonderful review from Tome Tender showed up last week! I'm sharing the link to the review here, along with a reminder that the Kindle and Nook versions are currently 99 cents ~ so you can get a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 15:22 • 1 view
Jerome R. Corsi Jerome R. Corsi's blog:

Vladimir Putin at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 29, 2009. (Wikimedia)


NEW YORK – While considerable attention has been drawn to the FBI’s investigation of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort for his involvement in Ukrainian politics, the FBI has been...

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Published on September 28, 2016 18:47 • 8 views
Tosh Berman Tosh Berman's blog:




Lately, I have been listening to a lot of classical/electronic/musique concrete music from the 1950s & 1960s. It puts me in a good headspace, with respect how the world is behaving these days. Stockhausen is a composer that I know very little of his music, but his name of course. For the next... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 09:38 • 1 view
Jonathan Ryan Jonathan Ryan's blog:
If you are like us, the season between the overstuffed summer and the barren winter is one reminding us of our own mortality. The dying landscape turns the color of flame, and the chilly foreshadowing of winter embraces us like a cold spectre. Decorations of cartoonish witches and ghosts adorn ho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 06:57 • 6 views
Percival Constantine Percival Constantine's blog:

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What’s better than reading an amazing, superhero book?Listening to one!

Complete with excellent narration by Robert Wilson,Vanguard: Season One is now available as an eight-hour audiobook! Ifyou haven’t checked out the Vanguard superhero epic yet, this is the perfect place to start. And if you’...

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Published on September 28, 2016 18:54 • 9 views
Ana-Veronica Mircea Ana-Veronica Mircea's blog:

Eu n-aş fi reuşit s-o spun atât de bine, aşa că nu-mi rămâne decât să citez

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Published on September 28, 2016 23:28 • 11 views
Sharon Kleve Sharon Kleve's blog:


WEAPON OF CHOICECRIME & MYSTERY BOX SET Genre: Crime & Mystery 15 COMPLETE NOVELS AND NOVELLAS FROM YOUR FAVORITE CRIME AND MYSTERY AUTHORS


WEAPON OF CHOICE is an astounding collection of crime and mystery stories, suspenseful, ingenious and captivating, with original features that wil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 29, 2016 01:00 • 1 view
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


A calm moment in a Buzz-invaded soundcheck.

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Published on September 28, 2016 11:28 • 7 views
Crispin Sartwell Crispin Sartwell's blog:




One of the projects Crispin and I have been putting off until he's in the witness protection program here in California is our own musical-poetical-satirical-philosophical unified field theory. Fuck Einstein, our's will work. Here's my latest stab at it from over at Veterans News Now or where eve...

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Published on September 28, 2016 14:57 • 7 views
Debbie McGowan Debbie McGowan's blog:
(Second time of trying to post...)

OK, yes, it's Thursday, but it's still Wednesday somewhere in the world. BST? Dunno what you're talking about... ;)

I've not taken part in WIPpet Wednesday for a few weeks, nor any other snippet sharing, because I had a bit of an author epiphany, or meltdown. I'm... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 17:13 • 1 view
Howard Andrew Jones Howard Andrew Jones's blog:

savage-sword-4A few months ago I pulled down my old Conan paperbacks to re-read what I’d remembered as a pretty decent pastiche, de Camp’s “Halls of the Dead.” The bones of the story were pretty good, most likely becausethey were from a very detailed outline Robert E. Howard himself had set down (now popularly...

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Published on September 28, 2016 08:32 • 6 views
Bernard Batubara Bernard Batubara's blog:



Tidak sebelum memasuki usia seperempat abad saya memiliki ketertarikan untuk membaca buku-buku tentang agama, tuhan, atau ketuhanan. Buku pertama yang saya baca adalah Sejarah Tuhan, Karen Armstrong. Saya menyukainya. Pengantar yang bagus untuk memasuki percakapan-percakapan dengan tema seperti... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 20:34 • 6 views
Cheri Champagne Cheri Champagne's blog:
Let's get one thing known: I'm all about the low-maintenance hair. I live every day with my hair in a half-bun-pony-tail-thingy, and never stray. Put simply, I don't know how to do my hair. After a shower, I let it loose to air dry, then I put it up when it gets scraggly and frizzy.

Lately I've be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 10:28 • 11 views
Sergiu Someşan Sergiu Someşan's blog:
Cineva de la timesnewroman mi-a furat ideea din „Justiţiarul” ! Nu mă deranjează asta ci faptul că nimeni nu pune aceste idei bune în aplicare
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Published on September 29, 2016 00:23 • 10 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

THIRDS Thursdays


Prompt: After reading Smoke & Mirrors I would love to get Ash’s POV when he notices how Dex’s scent has changed while he’s on the dance floor. OR the fact he took him gummie bears. His thoughts had to be interesting and/or hilarious!



“Remind me again why we couldn’t just stay in bed?”


Ash nu...

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Published on September 28, 2016 21:00 • 19 views
Paul            Cunningham Paul Cunningham's blog:


Reality Beach interviewed me about my Ad Campaign poems.

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Published on September 28, 2016 13:17 • 1 view
Meredith Mansfield Meredith Mansfield's blog:

Now that WAR OF MAGIC is launched into the world,


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it’s time to move on to the new series I’ve been working on.


I haven’t settled on a series title yet, but the first book in the series will be BECOME.


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It’s loosely based on the Greek legend of Hercules (not Disney’s version) turned on its head (s...

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Published on September 28, 2016 11:43 • 10 views
Renee Rose Renee Rose's blog:

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After the untimely death of her harsh, overbearing husband left her a widow at the age of twenty-three, Ruth Watson vowed that she would never depend on a man again, let alone submit to one. The hard world of the frontier is no easy place for a woman to make her own way, however, and when the to...

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Published on September 28, 2016 21:49 • 8 views
Michael Rosen Michael Rosen's blog:


Hello Labour politicians. I've scripted an opening line of a speech for you:

"I've listened to people's concerns about immigration. I think many people falsely blame migrants for living-standards cuts engineered by George Osborne."
After that opener, feel free to use anything from my previous two b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 28, 2016 04:06 • 1 view
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