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Bernardo Villela Bernardo Villela's blog:
This is my fictional response to this article about James Patterson canceling a the release of a short novel called The Murder of Stephen King, which I only found out about today by chance on Twitter. This is clearly broad satire that sadly does use facts as a jumping point.

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Published on September 25, 2016 17:04 • 22 views
Ginny Baird Ginny Baird's blog:
Readers often ask me where I get the ideas for my books. As many writers can attest, stories can come at us from many different angles. Sometimes it’s a snippet of a conversation we overhear that intrigues us. Every once in a while, we’re inspired in a general way by someone we’ve met. And freque... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 16:30 • 57 views
Stacy-Deanne Stacy-Deanne's blog:
Instafreebie giveaway of my November Release!

You Know My Name Giveaway

Warning: This book includes steamy sex, scandalous secrets, and men who will do anything to get what they want!

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Published on September 25, 2016 16:15 • 9 views
D.J. Benz D.J. Benz's blog:
Sasha's Secrets: Book Three in The Secret Series Dj Benz

Mercy is defined as compassion or forgiveness shown toward someone whom it is within one's power to punish or harm. Within our hearts we all have to show Mercy, even when we're angry, feel powerless, feel betrayed, or hurt. It's one of the h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 15:34 • 13 views
Vera Q. Vera Q.'s blog:
È che la luce pesa sugli occhi. E posso guardarmi soltanto durante l'eclissi.
- in quell'istante recido le mie radici, un buon uso dell'ombra -
E fingo di provare qualcosa mantenendo le cattive abitudini. Le deformità.
E ti mostro un lato. L'altro. Dove le parole pesano meno. E non significano nient... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 15:10 • 26 views
Steven J. Pemberton Steven J. Pemberton's blog:
This is a little earlier than usual for a "writing progress" post, for a couple of reasons, which I'll get to in a moment. The sequel to The Accidental Dragonrider now stands at about 66,000 words, meaning I've written about 12,000 words so far this month.

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Published on September 25, 2016 15:03 • 12 views
Emma Hamm Emma Hamm's blog:
Silver Blood is FINALLY going to be released! October 1st is the day, which means you can count down 7 days until you get your hands on my newest exciting series.

Not sure how to get involved? There are tons of ways!

First off, there is currently a goodreads giveaway happening right now until Oct... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 14:28 • 16 views
Pamela K. Kinney Pamela K. Kinney's blog:
I blogged about ghosts haunting among us for Supernatural Friday. http://bit.ly/2cUrcxj
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Published on September 25, 2016 14:22 • 12 views
Sharlene MacLaren Sharlene MacLaren's blog:
Blessings, friends!

I know that Sunday is set aside for a day of rest, and I have been resting - most of the day. (We had four grandchildren spend the night with us last night. Fun times, but both Cecil and I are exhausted.) It's 4:45 pm, and after a nice Sunday nap, I've decided I have enough ene... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 14:19 • 12 views
Robert  Lovinger Robert Lovinger's blog:
When I was young, my father would bring the New York Post home at night. I was 11 or 12 when I began to read the Post reporters' and columnists' coverage of the battles of the civil rights movement.

I thought: That's what I want to do -- become a journalist and make a difference. I did become a jo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 14:06 • 8 views
Chad Descoteaux Chad Descoteaux's blog:
VEGANARCHY: A DYSTOPIAN SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL

https://www.amazon.com/Veganarchy-dys...

In the year 2479, humanity survives under domed cities to protect themselves from their toxic atmosphere. Government factions regulate what remains of the Earth's natural resources (meat, plants, fuel, etc.) In... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 14:05 • 8 views
D.J.  McKay D.J. McKay's blog:
[Note: visit djmckay.net for all the blogs previous to this one.]

As discussed in the previous blog, our social conditioning has us living within stories about what is happening, who we are, and so on, that are neither real nor true. We believe the stories because they are told to us beneath the l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 13:40 • 11 views
Aleatha Romig Aleatha Romig's blog:
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My publisher is giving away 100...yes 100 ecopies of Away From the Dark...book 2 of my Light duet. Into the Light (The Light, #1) by Aleatha Romig

Book one is Into the Light and is available on Amazon.

Giveaway ends on October 17, the day before the release of Away From the Dark.

Don't miss this chance!

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 13:35 • 28 views
Marie Skye Marie Skye's blog:
Do you see this post??
Beginning September 26th, if you haven't read Incapable and you've been wanting to get your hands on a copy. Well guess what? For one week only, it's #FREE only on #AMAZON
http://amzn.to/2diM98d

Still need to get your hands on Unjustly Destroyed, the follow up to Incapable? Ge... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 13:35 • 12 views
Jim Ross Jim Ross's blog:



Goodreads Book Giveaway
Scattered Reflections by James Lee Ross

Scattered Reflections
by James Lee Ross

Giveaway ends October 07, 2016.


See the giveaway details

at Goodreads.





Enter Giveaway





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Published on September 25, 2016 13:22 • 1 view
Miranda Beall Miranda Beall's blog:
Southern Maryland—tobacco country. Estate grants from the kings and queens of Europe. Southern Maryland society then and now in novels, stories, and poetry by Miranda Beall.

Come for a visit.

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Published on September 25, 2016 13:14 • 12 views
N.L. LaFoille N.L. LaFoille's blog:
Choffy is 100% cacao. Brewed like coffee, it's a caffeine-alternative with a light chocolatey taste.

"Choffy naturally contains a gentle yet long lasting stimulant called Theobromine. This healthy stimulant provides you with an energy lift by dilating the cardiovascular system, making the heart’s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 13:01 • 12 views
L.A. Braun L.A. Braun's blog:
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Desire to know the true secrets of Leonardo Da Vinci’s sacred geometry?
See how they fit into the mysteries of the Philosophers' Stone genre of texts in:
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Please share the link. We appreciate good reviews! Symposium for Rebus on the 'Z Ion' by L.A. Braun Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 13:00 • 13 views
Geoffrey Hild Geoffrey Hild's blog:
I hadn't given much thought to starting a blog, but somehow I attracted two followers (I think as a result of a Goodreads giveaway for "All Murder Is Local"), so I felt a certain obligation for such kindness. Thanks Cecilia and Sally.

Also, today I received a most welcome, positive feedback in the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 12:58 • 16 views
Joe Pranaitis Joe Pranaitis's blog:
My first book Infinite Possibilities: Chronicles Vol.1 is now up for ordering at Walmart.com
Here is the url

https://www.walmart.com/ip/Infinite-P...
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Published on September 25, 2016 12:14 • 13 views
Jonathan  Dunne Jonathan Dunne's blog:
Halfway through 2nd draft of 'Lighthouse Jive'.
I'm working 'round the clock on this novel before my third daughter is born in December and all hell breaks loose...

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 12:10 • 12 views
Jessica Therrien Jessica Therrien's blog:
Anybody interested in reviewing the audio book for OPPRESSION (Children of the Gods #1)? I'd also like the review posted on AMAZON.

Let me know!

Email me at therrien.jessica@gmail.com

Thanks!!
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Published on September 25, 2016 12:05 • 12 views
Lydia Redwine Lydia Redwine's blog:
Tolkien and Lewis once said that they were writing the books that they wanted to read. When I was nine years old and heard this for the first time, it set into motion the stories which were building up in my brain. Over the years, there was this one story flickering in my brain that I was waiting... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 12:00 • 12 views
Christina Hoag Christina Hoag's blog:
Great new review in from reviewer Marlan Warren, who totally gets the book and its mission!Girl on the Brink
Los Angeles author Christina Hoag has crafted Girl on the Brink as a "howdunit." While it is no mystery why the vulnerable and intelligent 17-year old Chloe falls for the initial charm of a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 11:47 • 11 views
Patrick F. Rooney Patrick F. Rooney's blog:
I just had the chance to watch the first episode of season 4 of the Swedish/BBC television series known as Wallander on Netflix last night. The episode, entitled, The White Lioness, was filmed entirely in South Africa.

It was a treat to see the beautiful and diverse scenery of this country that I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 11:42 • 13 views
Ricardo Henriquez Ricardo Henriquez's blog:
“Impostor syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon or fraud syndrome) refers to high-achieving individuals marked by an inability to internalize their accomplishments and a persistent fear of being exposed as a fraud.”


I learned what impostor syndrome was just a couple of months ago, and li... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 11:35 • 12 views
Crystal Marcos Crystal Marcos's blog:
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I am participating in 2 Giveaways worth over $250 while getting the word out about my Young Adult Dystopian Book being on SALE for $0.99. YA Book Bound Book Tours is hosting the Book Blitz and $10 Amazon eGift Card Giveaway and I Am A Reader is hosting the $250 Gift Card Fall into Books Hop.

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Published on September 25, 2016 11:20 • 86 views
Hanna Abi Akl Hanna Abi Akl's blog:

Down at a local bar trying to nurse another one of my infamous heartbreaks. There is a betting game going on over a football match.


I liked the football and was attracted to it; the idea of players battling it out on a field for supremacy was both artistic and appealing to me. I watched most of th...

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Published on September 25, 2016 10:56 • 24 views
Drew Sera Drew Sera's blog:
HL37 has a way, his way, with words. His way, can only be experienced in order to get the full effect of his writing. From cover to cover, his book is amazing. If you like erotic poetry and love going on a ride-along with a fantastic author, I highly encourage you to get on board with HL37. His d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:48 • 13 views
Pamela Allegretto Pamela Allegretto's blog:
I love this review! Of course, I love every one of my 14 5-Star Reviews on Amazon and am grateful for each of them. 5 STAR REVIEW - BRIDGE OF SIGHS AND DREAMS - "Full of Intrigue, Adventure and Sharp Dialogue Bridge of Sighs and Dreams by Pamela Allegretto is book that envelopes you from the firs... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:35 • 10 views
Abda Khan Abda Khan's blog:
Hello everyone

Well, there is just over a week to go to the publication of Stained. It's an exciting, but nerve-racking time.

I want to thank every single person who has supported me through this journey. I did not have any creative writing experience, but I had a story that I wanted to tell; the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:31 • 30 views
Monica Weller Monica Weller's blog:
An Eye on Amersham is ping an eye on my INJURED PARTIES talks:

http://www.eyeonamersham.com/see-moni...
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:26 • 7 views
Wolfen Saunderson Wolfen Saunderson's blog:
A big and sincere fuck you and a warning to all current and future authors to the government funded, US owned, quote unquote, "Top Dominate" corporate entity racist scum that is Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing LLC. They are truly and sincerely one of the most sickening possible examples of a vani... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:26 • 11 views
Glen Hepker Glen Hepker's blog:
An excerpt from my book, e.g., A Glimpse of Heaven: The Philosophy of True Health, Chapter XIII – “Embracing Our Comfort and Discomfort Equally”…

“A great majority of us took part in physical education and sport activities in primary and secondary school. In this setting we were often required to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:22 • 12 views
Elizabeth Poynter Elizabeth Poynter's blog:
In less than 2 months my audiobook sales have already outstripped a year's worth of print versions - the buyers surely can't all have impaired vision. It seems a lot of people absorb their literature this way nowadays! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:19 • 18 views
Κωνσταντίνος Κέλλης Κωνσταντίνος Κέλλης's blog:
Αγαπητοί φίλοι:

Το ερχόμενο Σάββατο, στις 12 το μεσημέρι, θα βρίσκομαι στην Ελληνοαμερικάνικη Ένωση για το ΦantastiCon 2016, και με παρέα καλών φίλων και εξαιρετικών εκπροσώπων του Ελληνικού Φανταστικού στο πάνελ, όπως η Αρτεμις Βελούδου, o Νίκος Ρούσσος και ο Μιχάλης Μανωλιός, θα τα πούμε για Το... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 10:01 • 12 views
Mary Sisney Mary Sisney's blog:
Every four years when the Olympics and U.S. Presidential elections coincide, we concentrate on winning and losing more than usual. And this election cycle one Presidential candidate, that bombastic buffoon known as Donald Trump, has made his campaign all about winning and losing. He tells us that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 09:55 • 13 views
Holly Ryan Holly Ryan's blog:

Add to your TBR: This I Know
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Published on September 25, 2016 09:42 • 13 views
Lyra Shanti Lyra Shanti's blog:
Just a month before the release of Shiva XIV Book 3: The Riddle of the Gods, I will release the new covers for books 1, 2, and 3 as well! All 3 have been designed by the talented Timothy Casey and have a new look that screams Sci-Fi! Come get a first glimpse on Friday, October 7th and enjoy the d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 09:05 • 22 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Oh, this man!!! Steve "Grizz" Johnson is a man to be experienced, not just enjoyed <3
~~ Get your copy of CRUSHING ON LOVE here!
Amazon US: www.amazon.com/dp/B01D3PL3CW
Amazon UK - www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B01D3PL3CW
Amazon CA - www.amazon.ca/dp/B01D3PL3CW
Amazon AU - www.amazon.com.au/dp/B01D3PL3CW
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Published on September 25, 2016 08:54 • 11 views
Massimo Marino Massimo Marino's blog:
If the essence of jerkitude is a failure to appreciate the perspectives of others around you, this suggests what might be a non-obvious path to self-knowledge: looking not at yourself but at other people...
Instead of gazing into the mirror, turn away from the mirror and notice the colors in which... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 08:29 • 11 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:

A text-only version of this article appeared in my GoodReads blog on July 11, 2009. I think it’s still applicable today. Enjoy!


pinocchioI read a fascinating book last week: All Marketers are Liars, by Seth Godin. Now, Godin doesn’t really think marketers are liars; what he maintains is that they tell a st...

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Published on September 25, 2016 08:13 • 11 views
Dorothy Wiley Dorothy Wiley's blog:
LOVE'S NEW BEGINNING is now available in both print and eBook formats on Amazon.
Love's New Beginning (Wilderness Hearts Romance #1) by Dorothy Wiley

Loss took everything. Love gave him even more.

It's 1800 Philadelphia, and the city cowers before a mysterious killer—Yellow Fever. Daniel Armitage and his family are respected members of Philadelphia society. But the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 08:22 • 7 views
Diana M. Amadeo Diana M. Amadeo's blog:
Today we explored the natural wonders of Snaefellsnes peninsula which is known for the stunning National Park and the Snaefell Glacier that towers over the region. On Day 7 the weather is clear and 15 C. Perfect for this time of year. Eldborg crater was our first stop. The crater is circular and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2016 08:17 • 13 views
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