First let's admit that man-made climate change is preposterous.
If the idea is not preposterous then why don't any ancient books mention it? It is not mentioned in the Bible, nor the ancient Greek authors, nor the Norse sagas nor Aztec inscriptions, nor old Chinese scrolls so fa... Read more of this blog post »
In his excellent book On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft, Stephen King advises leaving a newly finished draft to sit for at least six weeks before you start revising. That way, you come back to it with fresh eyes and a ruthless pencil.
In fact, it has been abou... Read more of this blog post »
So get your Sunday reading and kindle today.
Fishing for a few honest reviews too
Because the Bite Back series is told from Amber’s point of view, this would have had to be revealed in some kind of long discussion with Tull... Read more of this blog post »
Acts of joy push back at the world at large. And I do mean joy as an act, not just a feeling. We can feel helpless against injustice or famine or even our own emo... Read more of this blog post »
PARIS BROKE ME (IN)
Student Days in the City of Light & Darkness, 1977
7:50 Note: I am on vacation! Off to Brittany, with all meals included. What a delight, especially the meals included! Am aboard the coach, and all seems very good, nice people.
9:00 W... Read more of this blog post »
I don’t sleep. Casualty of life for me, I conjecture. Because I don’t sleep, I wake up with my hair looking 85% looking great, fixed, how I had gotten in bed, my face looks pristine, and my bed barely looks disturbed. Then this morning, oh yes, this... Read more of this blog post »
“A wonderful, enchanting, toe-curling love story.”—#1 New York Times bestselling author Lauren Blakely
Sparks fly between a misunderstood New York socialite and a cynical divorce lawyer in this lively st... Read more of this blog post »
Your first step would be to just start..share what is on your heart. That is the first step..easy.."right". Now as you go... Read more of this blog post »
The Publisher’s Advance, Always a Good Idea?
The short answer is yes, though in our complex legalistic society, the answer is often no. Dying before completing any contracted work can sometimes lead to massive debt and unwanted liens. Except for... Read more of this blog post »
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It can be frustrating, I know. There are expectations about what a story could be about (especially for an author like me who tends to bounce around to every s... Read more of this blog post »
I'm still looking for some more people to read and review Embrace - Book Two in the Cedar Creek Wolf Series.
Advanced Reader Copies are available now!
Please fill out this form through google docs https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FA... and I will either send out a Kindle format or PDF format... Read more of this blog post »
I am excited to become part of the Goodreads community. My upcoming release, A Dragon Speaks Her Name, is due out in May as part of the incredibly talented and uber awesome Kristen Painter's Nocturne Falls world (A Nocturne Falls Universe story). The release will features fabulous auth... Read more of this blog post »
Vera Q. Read more of this blog post »
Love Happens: An Anthology
Release Date: April 24, 2017
In this must-have short-story collection, Melanie Moreland introduces us to Ethan Thomas in When Love Blooms. Melanie Harlow shares her novel, Some Kind of Love. Molly McLain and Rhonda James share Luke and Mia’s no stri...
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
The Infinity Guantlet starts out low as Thanos flexes his new found power on the universe in the sick and twisted ways that only Thanos could. The book gains focus in the second in a great cosmic battle that brings in players from across... Read more of this blog post »
Writers attract rejection via the inbox like electricity draws dust via static cling. It’s just part of the game. Sometimes, though, Emperor Nero publications add thumbs-down insult to injury, salt to wound, in- to dignity, when they use rejections as marketing opportunities. You kn...Read more of this blog post »
Also, pick up First Peter: How to Live as Pilgrims in a Hostile Word and Colossians: Christ Revealed—The Hope of Gl... Read more of this blog post »
Bonde söker fru har länge varit en favorit hos mig och några andra program där man får följa deltagare i jakt på kärleken har jag faktiskt inte tittat på….
Nu har jag och min man totalt snöat in på Gift vid första ögonkastet. De senaste veckorna har vi tittat ikapp den svenska säsongen...Read more of this blog post »
So when you check your book reports on Amazon it shows how many pages your kindle edition has been read. Mine has been read about 1/6th of the way through and yet…AND YET it is already under the wrong author (another Claudia Turner writes) with a two star rating on Goodreads! Someone read 1/6th o...Read more of this blog post »
With Before We Were Yours hitting shelves in June, it seems appropriate to talk of sibling bonds—what they mean and how deeply ingrained they can be. As was the case with many children who, in real life, found themselves caught up in the Memphis Tennessee Children’s Home Society’s corrupt system...Read more of this blog post »
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If you are reading this then they were right in the news. I am too old now to read written news though my eyes are good enough. Yes, good enough is the term. Good enough to see the armrest of the chair. They said on news that time machine is theoretically possible and it has been conce...Read more of this blog post »
Het was al een aantal maanden geleden dat Wenda mij benaderde met de vraag of ik Golden Boy wilde lezen en bespreken op mijn blog, omdat ze het zelf zo’n fantastisch boek vond. Ze was van mening dat dit boek veel meer aandacht verdiende. En nu ik het boek gelezen heb kan ik het daar […]
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Oh God, there’s finally a light at the end of Revisions Tunnel. It probably wouldn’t have been so hellish if my back hadn’t gone out on me and then gotten exasperated by sitting shotgun on an eleven hour road trip to Indiana. These last two months have been awful painwise, but bingi...Read more of this blog post »
The other day we went to watch my daughter perform a drama piece. She is sixteen and taking drama as one of her GCSE’S.
Where I like to write scenes, she likes to act them. Frequently and loudly. Anyway, the reason I’m mentioning this is because of the piece she performed.
She acted out a scene tha...Read more of this blog post »
Well, the obvious flaw in this contest is that I couldn’t be present the very moment every pie came out of the oven. Oh, to feast on your delectable pastries with more than just my eyes! Thank you to everyone who participated. The pies looked scrumptious and oh-so-fun!
Before I announce the winner...Read more of this blog post »
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