Start: 03/12/2015 12:00 pm
Author Marjorie Belson recounts the devastation of her breast cancer diagnosis, the support from her one-of-a-kind mother-in-law, her effort to regain control of her life upended by 9-11. A quintessential New Yorker, Marjorie fo... Read more of this blog post »
by Hal McFarland
Sometimes I look at myself as the Grandma Moses of literature: I didn't begin writing until I was in my mid-70’s; but to my delight, I’ve found that one of the most satisfying parts of being published is talking to book clubs, libraries, classrooms of students, and o... Read more of this blog post »
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If you’re a writer who’s interested in the lives of writers, or if one of your favorite authors is lucky enough to be interviewed, t...Read more of this blog post »
Ready for some more I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER casting news? Today we get to look at the two characters who really make up the heart and soul of the story: Kay and April.
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Yesterday I was most definitely not feeling lucky because my USB stick gobbled up four thous... Read more of this blog post »
The first woman I interviewed was Taylor McCorkle. Since she was incredibly humble in all of her answers, let me give you some ba... Read more of this blog post »
I just finished a novel by a new author. I enjoyed the first thirty or forty pages, but then I noticed a pattern developing. All female characters were shown as strong, intelligent, and resourceful. However, all (and I do mean ALL) the men were either lying cheating bastards, spineless buffoons,... Read more of this blog post »
These writing tips cover the basics and the most important aspects of writing.
1.Do it. Write.
2.Read as much and as often as you can. Remember, every writer is a reader first.
3.Keep a journal or notebook handy at all times so you can jot down... Read more of this blog post »
Finally, my book Sapiosexual (Suncoast Society 14, MFM, BDSM) is now available on all the major third-party sites. (Some of them are reallllly sloooow to get stuff processed and posted.)
CLICK HERE TO READ AN ADULT EXCERPT
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First up, this is happening:
We also have a new episode of Tabletop out today, and it’s one of my favorites of the season.
And after waiting almost a year to be able to talk about it, Nintendo of America has announced that I play the voice of Abraham Lincoln in their insanely awesome 3DS title, Co...Read more of this blog post »
Infected has a release date! March 20th. We will be celebrating with a takeover. Games, Prizes, and fun, fun, fun!! I am so excited about this one. Here is the link for the party, please come on over and join. :) https://www.facebook.com/events/15781...
Also, INFECTED is available for pre-... Read more of this blog post »
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It has been a whirlwind of a year already…
January saw me returning to New Zealand to support my family. It was a bit nerve-wracking, but all is now well. Still that is where the month went.
Then comes February. I went into the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee with a fabulous collection of writers. Thi...Read more of this blog post »
The word on the street is that Urban Mermaid will be released in the Autumn of this year.
Finally, the above-mentioned author who must not be named i... Read more of this blog post »
Dammit, B&N, are you people trying to shoot yourselves in the feet? Because it sure looks like you’re hunting for bigger and bigger guns to do just that.
Spotted on Dear Author today: news that Barnes and Noble secretly partnered with Author Solutions to sell print on demand and other services...Read more of this blog post »
I love science fiction, except when I hate it. Maybe part of the reason is that the definition can be so broad that it includes everything speculative under the sun, even the kitchen sink. Especially when the kitchen sink is a symbiotic life form, or a mind-controlled robot, or maybe a hologram.
S...Read more of this blog post »
It’s a real problem, exercise. If you thought it was hard to get motivated to get off the sofa under normal circumstances, chemo makes it Mission Impossible.
Never mind that you know exercise will probably help chemo work better. Maybe you’re like me and you’ve been physically active one way or an...Read more of this blog post »
"From Rabbi Delcau's spiritual Havdalah service which kicked off our event to watching Bibi's historic speech from inside the Capitol with "Team... Read more of this blog post »
Photographed in direct sunlight on concrete, no color adjustment
So the balls of yarn in the plastic bags look purplish, but the socks on the needles look reddish, right? (We are... Read more of this blog post »
If you want to sample the first chapter, it's on my web site here.
Link: Tor.com Writing Women Characters as Human Beings by Kate Elliott Read more of this blog post »
So I have never really been much of a fan of dresses, except for dressing up and looking pretty. I have always had more-femme friends who loved them, extolled their comforts and virtues, and yet to me they were binding and weird and pinc... Read more of this blog post »
Cool Stuff Friday jumped the gun this week, on account of something else Jim will be announcing tomorrow.
Russian Photographer Captures The Cutest Squirrel Photo Session Ever (Link via Cats, Beavers, and Ducks.)
Pets Interrupting Your Reading (Also from Cats, Beavers, and Ducks.)
Cats Using Dogs as... Read more of this blog post »
Blogging went mainstream in the late ’90’s and started a tsunami of self-expression. Many writers, felt that they could have their voices heard instantly, without having to weave through a bureaucracy of gatekeepers. Some turned blogging into a subtle form of marketing and self-promotion. And now...Read more of this blog post »
4h: ❤️@Month9Books Two For Thursday!
books from @rrsmythe & Amanda Gray http://redheatherduff.blogspot.co.uk/... … #T4T @chapterxchapter pic.twitter.com/Oo6euWiT99 Read more of this blog post »
I'm currently working on my second book, which I hope to finish later this year. I'll be updating my progress on that periodically.
Como se deben acordar, desde este blog apoyamos el primer lanzamiento formal de Alan D. D. como autor de novela y desde hace unas semanitas les venimos trayendo novedades sobre “Fuego en las Manos”. Ya falta casi nada para que esté disponible en línea y va a ser un día para celebrar, se los garan...Read more of this blog post »
Apponila sul petto, come una medaglia al valore da lucidarsi a sputi.
Perché riesci a superarti ogni giorno. Sei un eterno combustibile a comando.
Inclinato, e mai incline.
Ed io ho terminato la scorta di guance da porgere.
E dunque, scaverò la... Read more of this blog post »
True Identity: unknown
Exact age: unknown
Physical appearance: thought to be extremely good looking (Think eye candy)
Personality: Comes across as kind. A true gentleman.
Psychological profile: Fourth class sadist, and psychopat... Read more of this blog post »
Maggie did not have a very long life on Earth. She lived only five years. However, every year I noticed changes in her. Ever... Read more of this blog post »
And the books and pens arrived!
I hope I'll see some of you there. I'll be wearing a white baseball cap with Tinnean stitched on the side in lime green thread. ;-) Read more of this blog post »
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