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Julia Talbot Julia Talbot's blog:
writing day! yay

Can't breathe, boo

Day off walking the dogs! Yay

Dogs very sad, boo

I like the new Dr Who, yay

I still haven't watched the Matt Smith seasons, boo

House is clean, yay!

Yard is a mess, boo

And now, for a random picture

Rocky Mountain National Park at the end of JUNE

XXOO

Julia

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Curtiss Ann Matlock Curtiss Ann Matlock's blog:

You should have seen my face, when I logged on to write a new post. The screen was not one I recognized. I went through surprise, dismay, distrust, annoyance, high irritation, and finally great relief of the hallelujah type when I saw up in the corner the message: “Missing the old editor? No worr...

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Kim Harrison Kim Harrison's blog:

There is binge watching, and there is binge reading, and whereas there are just too many titles now to actually, ya know, put them in one box with pretty artwork and a bow, Barnes and Noble does have them all in one spot for you. :-) This is a very RARE chance to find all the titles on the same s...

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Published on August 26, 2014 05:41 • 1 view
John Green John Green's blog:

In which John Green flies in a helicopter with Bill Gates in Ethiopia, investigates a new form of cursing, and discusses agricultural reform--specifically, how the UN's World Food Program is trying to improve maize yields in Ethiopia. If you can break the vicious cycle of low incomes leading to...

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Martha Alderson Martha Alderson's blog:
When I worked in special education, we preformed a task analysis of school activities children struggled with to determine the hierarchical concepts and cognition, steps and skills needed to master the given tasks in the classroom. Starting with a specific goal assigned by the teacher, we'd break... Read more of this blog post »
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Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson's blog:

Hello there! Brandon’s assistant Peter here. This is the start of a sporadic feature on Brandon’s blog where I recommend something to you. But don’t worry, this probably won’t happen very often. I am also going to recommend something else to you in two weeks, but then who knows when the next time...

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Published on August 26, 2014 12:03 • 13 views
George R.R. Martin George R.R. Martin's blog:
0 and 5 last night.

What can you say? BREAKING BAD was a juggernaut. A great show with a great final season.

(But Peter Dinklage was robbed).

Personally I am now 0 and 6 in the Emmy derby.

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Published on August 26, 2014 11:10 • 34 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

I leaned forward and gave the leader ghoul my hard stare. “You look plump. You’ve been raiding the countryside and growing fat from gorging yourself on the people you’ve murdered. I gave you a chance to leave. Now it’s too late. Pay attention to this moment. Look at the stars. Breathe in the col...

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Yasmine Galenorn Yasmine Galenorn's blog:
It has been quite a while since I did a low-carb date. The past eight months I’ve been on a bit of the plateau, and yes, it’s my own fault. I stopped keeping strict count of my carbohydrates and did a lot of guesstimating. Now, I didn’t end up taking them extremely high — nothing […]
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Published on August 26, 2014 08:00 • 4 views
Nalini Singh Nalini Singh's blog:

Snorting, Vera jerked her head at Kirby. "This is Bastien. Don't let him charm you - next thing you know, you'll be naked."

- from "Secrets at Midnight" (part of the NIGHT SHIFT anthology, out later this year)

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Four masters of urban fantasy and paranormal romance plunge readers into the dange... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2014 15:55 • 12 views
Sonia Golani Sonia Golani's blog:
I am happy to invite you to the launch of my new book “Decoding Bollywood: Stories of 15 Film Directors” taking place at 6pm on Thursday, 28th August 2014 at Landmark Bookstore, Infiniti Mall, Andheri West, Mumbai. It’s going to be a fun evening. Do join in!!

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Published on August 27, 2014 02:21 • 7 views
Adrienne  Woods Adrienne Woods's blog:
Hi all my dragon lover fans, which will hopefully be joined by all my Dream fans too. Hahahahaha

So what else have I been up to lately. I'm crazy busy with everything happening at once but that is me.

I'm starting on a new YA Fantasy series using Sandy, the Sand man, as my inspiration.

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Published on August 27, 2014 02:09 • 7 views
Jindriska Mendozová Jindriska Mendozová's blog:
Hrajete rádi na nějaký hudební nástroj? Konkrétně na flétnu? Na jakoukoli z jejich širokého výběru? Pak si zjistěte víc o Bystřické letní flétně! Více na blogu.

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Gareth Johnson Gareth Johnson's blog:
I've gone all historical with a short story about Vikings. I think there's a lot more I can do with these characters, just wanted to get the story started.

You can check it out here:
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Lani Kwon Lani Kwon's blog:
I'm giving a presentation to the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) Honolulu chapter meeting in September. I better brush up on Prezi. (It's like PowerPoint...but better.) Mahalo nui, Kundalini Risen Kimberly Richard Arakawa of Prune Copywriting, for helping me prepare that for the fir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 01:33 • 7 views
H.A. Kotys H.A. Kotys's blog:
It's tough being a new author out there in a big wide world of readers. Sometimes it feels like shouting in the desert but those reading Descent Into Darkness so far are giving such great feedback that it keeps me going - if only they would post reviews :)

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Published on August 27, 2014 00:01 • 7 views
G.K. Parks G.K. Parks's blog:
When I first began writing, deadlines didn't necessarily exist. The simple fact was I wanted to write a novel. At the time, my goal was to write five days a week for at least an hour a day, and when I began, that's precisely what I did. But about three weeks into the project, something changed. I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2014 23:38 • 5 views
Shelly Burrows Shelly Burrows's blog:
Made a little trailer for the lovers of the books.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3psGN...
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Published on August 26, 2014 23:32 • 6 views
حسام الدین مطهری حسام الدین مطهری's blog:

حوالی اواخرِ سال ۸۵، نادر ابراهیمیِ عزیز هنوز در میانِ ما بود که با همسرش مصاحبه کردم. مردِ بیمار، از پسِ سال‌ها دویدن و کوشیدن، از پا افتاده بود. همسرش می‌گفت: زندگی با نادر ابراهیمی سخت است… زندگی با کسی که هر روز به خانه می‌آمد و می‌گفت کارم را ترک کرده‌ام سخت است. نادرِ [&hellip


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Joseph McGinnis Joseph McGinnis's blog:
Remember the moments we are smiling with each other.
We share great times, and that is our gift together.

Text messages, fun hits, we are great friends no matter how we cut it.
Deep conversations, friendly kicks, we are family and we fit.

Today you are here, for so many reasons.
You showed up whe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2014 22:49 • 10 views
Bob Thiel Bob Thiel's blog:
Dominic Grieve (Attorney General’s Office) COGwriter The UK’s Former Attorney General believes his country has a problem with Christianity: August 26, 2014 A former UK attorney general says in an interview that Christians in Britain are forced to hide their beliefs because of an “aggressive form... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 26, 2014 16:00 • 4 views
Mary Catherine Gebhard Mary Catherine Gebhard's blog:
Hey,
In case you missed it (or you saw and decided you didn't give a fuck) I'm not posting as Eva Natsumi anymore. Or as much.


AND, if you haven't been following me (the real me) here's some snazzy pictures to give you a little info about You Own Me:


Follow Me on Twitter:TWITTER


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Published on August 26, 2014 17:02 • 7 views
Holly Dae Holly Dae's blog:

Two post in two days. That means two things. I have a lot of time on my hands, and I have a lot to say.


THE LEGEND OF KORRAToday’s post was inspired by one of my favorite shows on television (well on the internet now): The Legend of Korra (Follow up Series to Avatar: The Last Airbender). But I’m not here to rant abo...

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Published on August 26, 2014 08:22 • 6 views
Andy Thibault Andy Thibault's blog:

New doc from FOI Commission
received 8-22-14
at bottom of this post


NEW: 8-21-14
Point-Counterpoint: Klau v. Thibault on FOI – Rounds 1 & 2 ... bout suspended as peace breaks out in search of FOI reform ...

Appealingly Brief: Andy Thibault’s Well Intentioned, But Misguided, FOI Op-Ed
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Published on August 14, 2014 04:36 • 7 views
Amanda Troyer Amanda Troyer's blog:

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Available atAmazon, iTunes store,Barnes&nobleandKobo.


ibooks Barnes and Noble amazonkobo



Win a signed paperback copy of Harrow!



*Open to US residents only.


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Published on August 26, 2014 20:44 • 8 views
Trae Stratton Trae Stratton's blog:
I think Capaldi is off to a great start. The ending was so poignant and sentimental- I think it's going to stick with me forever. The writers of Doctor Who continue to amaze and thrill me and for that, the child in me will always be grateful.
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Published on August 26, 2014 22:33 • 7 views
Harry Manners Harry Manners's blog:
It’s release day for my debut novel, Ruin! It’s been a long time coming. I’ve been writing for over nine years, and I’ve been working on this book alone for almost five of those. Endless re-writes, sleepless nights, and fits of doubt have all passed by, and now I’m finally here: the first of […]... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 24, 2014 23:49 • 7 views
Marcha A. Fox Marcha A. Fox's blog:

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First of all, this is an excellent model for anyone who would aspire to write a personal history. The story’s easy and sometimes random flow of reminiscing demonstrates the simple memories and events which make a person come alive. It’s the daily routine from which we evolve even though the unu...

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Published on August 26, 2014 10:23 • 7 views
Steve Justice Steve Justice's blog:
I know it's the summer but August is without a doubt the worst month I've had since publishing my book, when it comes to sales that is.

As a new author, I don't expect sales to come every day. I don't even expect them to come every week (unfortunately).

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Published on August 26, 2014 22:12 • 24 views
Trisha Leaver Trisha Leaver's blog:


Ninety days until CREED makes its way into the wild. To celebrate, we are giving away an annotated ARC from our Teen Reader Arc Tour filled with comments and doodles from our teen fans. You can enter to win here:

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...


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Jenny A. Hayut Jenny A. Hayut's blog:

So while you all patiently wait for the release of Gaining Ground which I cannot WAIT to share with you all I thought I’d tease you (in a good way…sorta) with a little excerpt. I hope you enjoy! And look for Gaining Ground coming soon…The sequel and end to Holt and Niki’s story.



Minutes feel like...

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Eva Vanrell Eva Vanrell's blog:
Arabian Baths, Palma de Mallorca. Image by Eva Vanrell.

Arabian Baths, Palma de Mallorca. Image by Eva Vanrell.


Spent all day walking around Palma de Mallorca. I saw a few things I hadn’t seen before, including the Arabian Baths. I went expecting something involving water, but they were actually steam baths. They used burners beneath the floor to creat...

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Published on August 26, 2014 14:44 • 8 views
A.K. Hasan A.K. Hasan's blog:

It is of great importance to your mental health, your personal development and your career that you learn to navigate your life. My book, Gladiator Leaders, is a model and a guide for the development of personal leadership on all levels. Visit my website, http://www.gladiatorleaders.com and choos...

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Yolanda Ramos Yolanda Ramos's blog:

I had just finished dressing when the phone rang early on a Wednesday morning. I smoothed my hand over my big belly and reached for the handset. “Hello?”


“Are you okay, is everything all right?” I frowned at the rushed concern in my friend’s voice, not even a greeting?


“I’m fine,” I said. “Why?”


“La...

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Published on August 02, 2014 05:47 • 5 views
M.P. Sharma M.P. Sharma's blog:

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Sometimes I toy withblu-tacking this to my forehead, but then I think I need something more permanent.


For this and other great images, visit the Photobucket gallery here! :)


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Published on August 26, 2014 19:16 • 5 views
Stephen B. Seager Stephen B. Seager's blog:
21 Days until the world-wide release of my book "Behind the Gates of Gomorrah, a Year With the Criminally Insane." About my first year at Napa State Hospital in California working with the real-life Hannibal Lecter's of the world. Find out what really happens with psychopaths...

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Published on August 26, 2014 21:32 • 6 views
Chris Backe Chris Backe's blog:

This ‘Life as a Nomad‘ guest post comes your way fromNikole Rene Souza of Sometimes I Go Places.

So, tell me about Canberra.

It’s a fairly small city that’s super spread out. Even though it’s the country capital, there’s a shockingly small number of people. It’s difficult to go out with my boyfrie...

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Sydney Holmes Sydney Holmes's blog:

Let's go to Las Vegas!

The Hot Mojave Knights Reader Romance Reader Event is in less than a month! Come join me and all the author great authors September 25-28th!

http://www.hotmojaveknights.com

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Aidan Moher Aidan Moher's blog:

Editor’s Note: This review is spoiler-heavy. If this bothers you, please go read “The Lady Astronaut of Mars” on Tor.com, then return. Spoilers: it’s worth it.


Science fiction offers many things to readers. It allows them to be transported to another time, to wonder about the future, to see sight...

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Pamela Ann Pamela Ann's blog:
Bartered (The Encounter Trilogy) is now LIVE. SHARE & LIKE for a chance to win a Samsung Tablet. Winners to be announced 09/02

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Bartered-Encoun...

iBooks:https://itunesconnect.apple.com/WebOb...

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Published on August 26, 2014 21:22 • 23 views
Ali Edwards Ali Edwards's blog:





Today I wanted to share the layout I put together when Collin was here filming the videos for the Project pages.



I haven't had the time to do a lot of actual scrapbooking recently with most of our time going into site stuff and product design. I'm super happy to start finding a rhythm again to...

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Published on August 26, 2014 03:00 • 6 views
Mark R Hunter Mark R Hunter's blog:
Matt Smith came to my house to help figure out why my clothes drier isn’t running—he even used his sonic screwdriver on it. He discovered it is indeed getting supplied with power ... but it still doesn’t work. It’s like the Federal government of driers.

Maybe I should have called Peter Capaldi?

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Published on August 26, 2014 21:20 • 7 views
David B.  Ramirez David B. Ramirez's blog:
I was interacting with a friend on Facebook about rage and misogyny in the gaming community while waiting for a call from a creative who often discusses transhumanism and the singularity with me.

Yeah, this is a little too long, and it's rambling. But I'm not getting paid for it, so there.

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Judith Tewes Judith Tewes's blog:
Every odd Tuesday (because Tuesdays aren't odd enough), I feature a different young adult fiction author YOU should know - from best-sellers to debuts. And what better way to do this than asking them TWO fun questions. Short, sweet, and sassy - just the way I like interviews.

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Jason Sandberg Jason Sandberg's blog:
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J.L. Paul J.L. Paul's blog:
FINALLY! No Strings is finished and edited. It should be available on Amazon and Smashwords very, very soon. I'll post a link when I have one.

Thanks for your patience!
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Hugo Camacho Hugo Camacho's blog:

Desde hace unos días vengo viendo en las redes sociales a gente de distinto pelaje unirse a la campaña del #IceBucketChallenge. Bueno, ¿quién no lo ha visto, con el coñazo que están dando? También he estado leyendo los comentarios que ha suscitado y pensé escribir algo sobre el tema, dar mi opini...

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