Hey, everyone! This time of year you’ll see a bunch of these lists popping up, but I always love to share my favorite reads, so I’m hopping on the bandwagon. :)
Note: While these are the books I read and loved in 2014, not all of them were actually published thisyear. They might just be new-to-m...Read more of this blog post »
This is it! Christmas is three short days away. Since this is the last full week of December, it is also the last week of the Very Rosemary Beach Christmas contest.
Click HERE to enter for your chance to win the last Rosemary Beach Christmas basket. There are many ways to enter to win!
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As this year comes to a close we look back at all it has given us, taken from us, and promised us. As with everything life, all things must some to an end and start anew. As one season slips away fading into memory, a new one is brought to life. A cycle of unending wonder, one of hopes and dreams... Read more of this blog post »
A friend who was raised as a Christian once told me that from a very young age, whenever he heard the commandment “Love thy neighbor as thyself,” his heart would soar. Then inevitably, his next thought would be the troubled question: But how? How, indeed. What if you actually hate your neighbor,...Read more of this blog post »
With full heart and tears over every sad face.
Oh, how I could love you like only you could love you,
With I love yous every day baby
Oh Baby that is what I would give you.
I love without, without you
I love without, without you to hold.
I could love you more a... Read more of this blog post »
Russian censors are shutting down social networking web pages thatsupportAlexei Navalny, the contentious opposition leader and anti-Putin demonstrator who stands accused of corruption. Reuters reports:
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A colleague at Navalny’s Rospil project, which investigates high-level corruption, said on Mond...
I’m giving away 5 copies of, Invitation To Passion, my latest Regency historical romance, in book or eBook format AND one of the 5 lucky winners will also win a $20 Amazon, iBook’s or Nook Gift Card. Simply answer the question below to be in to win. Open Internationally (gift cards will be from...Read more of this blog post »
Goodreads friends. My memoir, The Ugly Daughter is free to download
from the 24-27 of December. Thank you for all your love and support.
Have a wonderful Christmas and safe New Year. See you all in 2015.
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I know some of you are waiting for more updates on the pen name, or just more on self-publishing in general, and I’ll be posting some more articles in the new year (in the meantime, check out the new marketing/publishing podcasts I’m a part of: Science Fiction & Fantasy Marketing and The Writ...Read more of this blog post »
This is a post for writers.
In July 2014, Amazon rolled out its Kindle Unlimited program. For $10 a month, Kindle owners in the US, UK, and some European countries can “borrow” as many ebooks as they want. I don’t have a Kindle and if you’re interested in this feature, I suggest yo...Read more of this blog post »
I was packing up my briefcase today before I travel, and remembered a little book I used to carry in my briefcase, and put away a few years ago. It was about Gratitude, and I loved the stories in it, it was by Melody Beatie, I think. I don’t mean to sound like Goody Two Shoes with my...Read more of this blog post »
Before he left to fight in World War II, Jack promised Myrtle he’d be home for Christmas. But Myrtle begged Jack not to make a promise he couldn’t keep.Christmas after Christmas, decade after decade, Myrtle thinks of Jack and his promise, of the life they might have had were it not for the war.Un...Read more of this blog post »
Although Laban's Song is listed in the young adult genre, I've had several ol... Read more of this blog post »
Every year I try to hold this post until the absolute end��of 2014, but I realized readers might need some last minute gift ideas for holiday shopping. This is the (agonized over) list of my favorite historical fiction this year. Some of the books were not necessarily published in 2014, but tha...Read more of this blog post »
MY BOOK REVIEW FOR MOM’S CHOICE AWARD WINNING BOOK:
My breath was taken away many times while reading Author, Jack Barr’s book titled: Failing at Fatherhood, A book for the Imperfect Father.
While reading this book, it took me back to 2011 when I was writing my own now published book. It was a wa...
I’ve been completely neglecting this book because a lot of other projects have been heating up – some of them super-secret as yet but I can’t wait to talk about them so STAY TUNED – but there’s news about my big gay mythic-SF novel: IT IS NOW UP FOR PREORDER ON SAMHAIN’S SITE.
And here’s the ot...Read more of this blog post »
Anyway-- I look from his Perry the Platypus shorts and h... Read more of this blog post »
Forever Mates: Mikhail & Jace
Mikhail Кугуар knew the sexy little blond was his forever mate the moment he stepped inside the roadside bar with his friends. Convincing the human of that might prove to be harder than leading an entire pride of tiger shifters. Jace is the most stubborn man Mik... Read more of this blog post »
The Galaxy Game
Karen Lord Del Rey, 2015 The bonds that tie us closer than blood have been the subject of many a fictional enterprise, likely ever since skittering drawings in red chalk bRead more of this blog post »
A great big thank you to everyone who made my slutting around to promote Bad Behavior’s release so much fun. I am loving hearing from readers about the book and their thoughts on the future for the guys in Baltimore. I couldn’t wrap up Bad Behavior until I had a little glimpse of what would be co...Read more of this blog post »
In October 02013, NASA engineer Adam Steltzner spoke to the Long Now about landing the Curiosity rover on Mars. A decade of exhausted alternatives led Seltzner’s team to take the unconventional approach of a mini-rocket “sky crane” controlled by artificial intelligence to guide the rover to the...Read more of this blog post »
Ally here. Shellie is working on the boring party of the writing biz (tax prep) so I am going to be bringing you your Magnificent Monday fix!
First things first, I’m thrilled to announce that I have completed draft 1 of Embassy Row 2 (currently titled, The Book That Made Ally Cry....Read more of this blog post »
by Jennifer Mueller
Sometimes the Nutcracker really is a Prince in disguise! Tara Barbour hasn't had the easiest time since her husband died, but all that's about to change when a secret admirer starts signing, the Nutcracker.
The only real question is will she wake up come morning... Read more of this blog post »
Does Amazon treatindies like second class citizens?
I’ve seen a few comments to this effect since Kindle Unlimited launched. The argument comes fromthe fact that self-published authors are paid from a shared pool for ebooks borrowed through KU, while traditionally published titles receive the same...Read more of this blog post »
At last, the horrible truth is revealed.
I spent much of today going through last night’s post comments, and making sure that people I’d inadvertently blocked on Twitter were unblocked.
But, uh, the thing is … after going through about 250 links, I’d only actually blocked three of them. Everyone else was “just in case” or something like...Read more of this blog post »
Interested readers can read the draft versions of the first 13 chapters (over 50K words) plus a bonus scene from Chapter 14 of Dominus for FREE on LiveJournal... Read more of this blog post »
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