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Lani Kwon Lani Kwon's blog:
Looking forward to a Creating CoPOWERment® Radio interview tomorrow morning with Ikaika M L Hussey, publisher of The Hawaii Independent, on the topic of the "Media as a Tool for Empowered Interconnectedness." http://hawaiiindependent.net/membersh...

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Published on July 29, 2014 03:09 • 6 views
David  Brooks David Brooks's blog:
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is largely a proxy war rooted in broader rivalries throughout the Arab world. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 21:00 • 20 views
Michael Jecks Michael Jecks's blog:
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As you can see, over half way through the first draft, tidying up and making it stronger.


This is a short blog this week. Two reasons, first, I’ve been inside working the whole time on the first draft of my next book; second, because I’m working on this novel, I don’t have much time to play with...

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Published on July 28, 2014 12:27 • 8 views
Casey Bramble Casey Bramble's blog:
Lil, the mod from the Lesbian Book Discussion group, made an excellent suggestion a while back. A novel about Bekah and Raven growing up.

However, I already have a two novel series planned for after Windows is finished. But I do love the characters. What I've decided on is to write some short stor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2014 02:27 • 8 views
Dannika Dark Dannika Dark's blog:
A day early for the die-hards! I'm not sure what happened, but Five Weeks went live earlier than my previous books. Must be a sign!

I'm so excited to bring you Jericho and Izzy's story. Check out my MUSIC page on my website to see the playlist when you're done. Thank you so much for all the suppo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 15:42 • 8 views
Marc Tyler Nobleman Marc Tyler Nobleman's blog:
Introduction to series “The Girl in the Video 2” (including list of interviewees).

The video: “Cradle of Love” by Billy Idol.

The girl-now-woman: Betsy Lynn George.




How old were you when you appeared in the “Cradle of Love” video?

I was 18 years old. I was also asked to prove so, shortly after the v... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2014 01:00 • 9 views
Quinn Barrett Quinn Barrett's blog:
Self-Published Authors Make A Living — And Sometimes A Fortune:
Printing your own book used to be seen as a mark of failure. But now many independent authors, both well-known and relatively unknown, say they’re making good money without a publishing house.
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Published on July 28, 2014 11:23 • 9 views
Scott Kelby Scott Kelby's blog:

It arrived in bookstores sooner than we thought (yay!), and it’s here now, complete with bonus selective color image no one was expecting (and at no extra cost).

Here’s the link to it on Amazon.com(both Print and Kindle version are in stock) and the Nook eBook version is available now at Barnes...

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Published on July 28, 2014 21:01 • 5 views
J. Sterling J. Sterling's blog:
Why am I so bad at blogging and keeping y'all updated on my writing life?!?!! It's because I talk to you so much over on Facebook, that I feel like I don't want to repeat myself here?! I dunno. Maybe i'm just lazy? :)


I just got back from a signing in New York and i'm literally kicking myself beca... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 13:18 • 9 views
Allison Brennan Allison Brennan's blog:
I’ve been bad, not blogging from Thrillerfest or RWA, and I have nothing for today (though a FANTASTIC guest blogger tomorrow!!! I’m so excited!) but I just had, had, had to share this YouTube clip From ComicCon on The Blacklist.…Read more › Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 11:03 • 2 views
Becca Jameson Becca Jameson's blog:

BoundToBeTamed300Bound to be Tamed will release any minute now on Amazon, Samhain, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo. It’s already ranked #1 under the Kink/BDSM category for Samhain! Thanks to all my readers who have waited patiently for this book to release! I swear book three is in edits and book four is awaiting po...

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Published on July 28, 2014 22:00 • 8 views
Sara Benincasa Sara Benincasa's blog:

Hi honey. I’d say she needs good treatment and I suggest you Google NAMI to get some help in your area. She should be eligible for low cost or free counseling with many providers. Ask to work with someone on a sliding scale basis, and see what rate they offer. Let her know that you love her and t...

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Published on July 25, 2014 10:42 • 5 views
Helen   Noble Helen Noble's blog:
You may be surprised to learn that this diverse list of successful, powerful and notorious women all have ONE BIG thing in common:

Beyonce Knowles
Scarlett Johanssen
Lady Gaga
Whoopi Goldberg
Katy Perry
Mariah Carey
Priscilla Presley
Elizabeth Taylor
Jennifer Lopez
Gisele Bundchen
Avril Lavigne
Mila Kunis
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Published on July 29, 2014 01:38 • 37 views
Jayne Rylon Jayne Rylon's blog:

You might have noticed things are looking different around here lately :)


After a complete overhaul the site looks so much better, thanks to Blackraven’s Designs and my assistant, Charity Hendry. In addition to the makeover, the site has lots of new functionality. For example, check out the printabl...

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Published on July 28, 2014 10:46 • 1 view
Karina Halle Karina Halle's blog:

10556308_878486212179235_2866558185557666727_nTo celebrate THE END of the Experiment in Terror series AND the release of Dust to Dust on August 11th, I’ve put together a FB group for an EPIC readalong. Tomorrow we discuss Darkhouse, Red Fox and Dead Sky Morning then we devote two daysper Lying Season, On Demon Wings, etc (check group for sch...

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Published on July 28, 2014 17:27 • 11 views
Jamie Fessenden Jamie Fessenden's blog:

Jamie Fessenden:

Worth a read. I went through something similar as a teenager. I knew I was attracted to men, but the idea that I might be “gay” was simply impossible. My church taught me that good people couldn’t be gay, and I believed it. Therefore, I must just be “confused” or maybe my faith w...

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Published on July 28, 2014 13:32 • 8 views
Deborah Ann Deborah Ann's blog:
Congratulations to the winners of the Goodreads giveaway for a print copy of 'Memory Betrayal' by Deborah Ann, and thank you all who entered. You can still pick up a digital copy of 'Memory Betrayal' for just .99cents, for one more day...

http://www.amazon.com/Memory-Betrayal...

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Published on July 29, 2014 01:19 • 22 views
Rachel Hartman Rachel Hartman's blog:

An astute reader recently asked me whether I’d had a particular song in mind for the “Invocation” Seraphina plays at Prince Rufus’s funeral. I did, in fact: there’s a moment late in the first movement of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 where a flute plays a plaintive melody, echoed by French horn.


I...

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Published on July 28, 2014 18:33 • 6 views
Mardi Maxwell Mardi Maxwell's blog:
July 29, 2014 Book Giveaway / Book Tour for Zane’s Choice. It’s on pre-order at www.bookstrand.com/zanes-choice.
I’m giving away three ebooks copies of Zane’s Choice and one signed paperback copy of To Love and Obey. Go by the blogs and comment and enter to win.
Sassy Southern Book Affair: http://... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2014 01:16 • 10 views
Charles Sheehan-Miles Charles Sheehan-Miles's blog:
Kapitel 1 Vorstadtprinzessin (Crank) 26. Oktober 2002 Vielleicht liegt es an mir. Aber ich hätte nicht erwartet, dass ein Mädchen, das sich in der Mitte der größten Antikriegsdemonstration seit dem Vietnamkrieg befand, so einen herrlich auffälligen Hintern haben würde. Aber nein… da war sie, ihr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 17:12 • 6 views
Lee  Thompson Lee Thompson's blog:

Michael Parker interviewed me for the fantastic Crime Fiction Lover. It was a blast and I was able to share some insider info on my first Crime novel A BEAUTIFUL MADNESS. Plus I talk about some of my heroes, like Tom Piccirilli, John D. MacDonald, Joe Lansdale, James Lee Burke, Dennis Lehane, Joh...

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Published on July 28, 2014 14:55 • 8 views
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:


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I was planning on doing something cool and complicated and awesome before the Grove Block Party involving all of the Grisha trilogy ladies but then I panicked and ran out of time and had This Idea.


It’s my goal in life to draw every character in this shirtand for Alina Starkov, it’s unc...

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Published on July 28, 2014 14:01 • 11 views
Mike Duran Mike Duran's blog:

“We’re all like the moon,” quipped Twain. “We each have a dark side.” Despite our luminescence, even the most acclaimed among us has a barren backside. Perhaps this is why public moonings have replaced public floggings as our chastisement of choice.


The recent revelation of Marion Zimmer Bradley’s...

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Published on July 28, 2014 11:24 • 8 views
Tyler Cowen Tyler Cowen's blog:

Here is one way to boost the employment to population ratio, two birds with one stone you might say:


Feng’s 23 year-old son, “Xiao Feng” (小冯) started playing video games in high school. Through his years of playing various online games, he supposedly thought himself a master of Chinese online rol...

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Published on July 28, 2014 23:37 • 9 views
J.C. Andrijeski J.C. Andrijeski's blog:
Quick announcement ~

I decided to dip my toe into the Kindle Unlimited world, Amazon's new subscription program for books, with THE MORPH, the first book in my Gate Shifter Series, which I put out last year.

I'm working on the sequel right now, which I'm hoping to release in October, so it seemed l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 10:53 • 7 views
Chuck Wendig Chuck Wendig's blog:

Blightborn: Heartland, Book #2

And the second book of Blightborn is now out in the world.


It exists in hardback (~$11.39), paperback (~$9.99) and Kindle e-book ($3.99), and audio (~$8.99).


Your procurement options are:


Amazon | B&N | Indiebound


It is also available on Kindle Unlimited (which you can try for free).


Feel free to...

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Published on July 28, 2014 21:01 • 6 views
Derek Landy Derek Landy's blog:
Those of you participating in the Theatre of Shadows, you're going to have to keep a very close eye on this blog andhttps://www.facebook.com/OfficialSkulduggeryPleasant— it seems a certain serial killer has started hijacking pages, and is divulging some hints as to his whereabouts.

The following h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 13:08 • 2 views
John Piper John Piper's blog:
Three Ways Our Deeds Relate to Our Salvation

One effect of close attention to Scripture is that sweeping generalizations become problematic. This is notably true of the way our works (including our attitudes and words and behavior) relate to our salvation.



The biblical texts relating to this issue are many and diverse, but not contradictory....

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Published on July 28, 2014 18:00 • 6 views
M.C.A. Hogarth M.C.A. Hogarth's blog:
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I've got 20 pages to fill and 19 done. I am really happy with how it's come out so far! There's a nice mix of "really busy" pieces with "really simple" ones. I've got several different ethnicities, including the African warfan warrior who's going on the cover, plus two types of Asian (Japanese a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 12:48 • 5 views
Jaq Greenspon Jaq Greenspon's blog:
Quora: What Are Some of the Telltale Signs of a Bad Actor?. There’s some great advice here for actors, both in your own performance or in watching/evaluating another’s performance. That said, as a writer, I think there’s an awful lot to be said for some of these observations. The ability to revea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 08:44 • 5 views
Jennifer L. Armentrout Jennifer L. Armentrout's blog:

Someone at RWA mentioned that they’d like my posts that used Supernatural gifs. I think they just like the gifs of hot Winchester brothers, but it made me realize that I hadn’t done one in a while. So here you go.


Author at a Convention… told in Supernatural gifs


1. The month, weeks, and days leadi...

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Published on July 28, 2014 18:17 • 35 views
Darynda Jones Darynda Jones's blog:

JOURNAL BLACK WITH RED TIES


THIS JOURNAL BELONGS TO COOKIE KOWALSKI
Dear Journal,


I know it’s been several years since I wrote, but I now know things I never dreamed were possible. Never in a million years. And I felt I should write them down so I never forget. Alzheimer is a real possibility. And today I learned not to tak... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2014 21:00 • 16 views
زاهي رستم زاهي رستم's blog:
الخطان المتوازيان لا يلتقيان.. ولولا الجسور لما استطعنا التغلب على هذه المشكلة. وليس المقصود هنا الجسور الانشائية فقط، بل هناك جسوراً أهم وأعظم كجسور الصداقة، وجسور الأمل، وجسور المحبة… فهي تصل بين ما لا يوصل. ولكل منا جسوره..
أول جسر تعرفت عليه، هو جسر النحاس. وهو اسم مكان في حي ركن الدين في مدين... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2014 08:53 • 6 views
Lish McBride Lish McBride's blog:

I hate being the bearer of bad tidings, I really do--and honestly, I'm not sure where this news is going to hit you guys. I'll start with bad news first, because I'm like that.

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Published on July 28, 2014 10:39 • 9 views
João Tordo João Tordo's blog:
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