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Jeanne Donnelly Jeanne Donnelly's blog:
I've been studying Independent authors for a long time. Watching them grow in numbers and become successful. It's been an amazing voyage to behold.

But that's not made me decide to go Indie. I was still sending out to Agents and publishers. Then one day a publisher said, "This is a great book, bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 15:04 • 17 views
Barbara H. Schultz Barbara H. Schultz's blog:
After the completion of a book, new information invariably surfaces. Pancho, who delivered hay and hogs to the San Fernando Valley, took along three young boys on one such trip. She planned to drop them off at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood to watch a movie while she delivered some hogs.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 14:47 • 4 views
Ambra Celeste Ambra Celeste's blog:
Inscriptions of signs and symbols compose amazing creations
Perfect mean of self-expression
When emotions transfix the soul
And the heart longs to reveal the truth
When imagination aspires to be heard
And inspiration yearns to feel shared
Write
Connect
Reach the ones who understand your way to see the wo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 14:29 • 17 views
Tinnean Tinnean's blog:
If you haven't had the opportunity to purchase If You're Going Through Hell Keep Going, now's your chance to pick it up, using this coupon which will give you 10% off. This offer is good until Monday.

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Published on August 01, 2014 14:22 • 7 views
Jane Davitt Jane Davitt's blog:
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A reader just commented on Secretary, the steamy m/f BDSM epic I co-wrote with three friends a decade ago to say Wesley was way hotter than the man from Fifty Shades.

Yes. Yes, he is ::fans self:; I don't know how we wrote that story without combusting at times. We did a chapter each, posting a ne... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 13:53 • 8 views
Alp Mortal Alp Mortal's blog:
More as an experiment but typically the thing has taken over; Chambers Mars and I have kind of put all of our energy into the Fenchurch series for the moment; write what you are inspired to write is the best advice. The Carter Seagrove Project has also spawned a newsletter (first edition being fi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 13:44 • 5 views
Mark  Lawrence Mark Lawrence's blog:
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Prince of Thorns is three years old today!

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Published on August 01, 2014 13:41 • 12 views
Gerard Cappa Gerard Cappa's blog:
Blood from a Shadow by Gerard Cappa
“Blood from a Shadow” (2012) do autor Gerard Cappa, conta a história do Con Maknazpy, um militar que voltou para sua cidade natal de Nova Iorque, após ter servido por um tempo no confronto contra Iraque e Afeganistão. Ele agora só quer ficar escondido em seu canto, tentar voltar ao normal e cons... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 13:30 • 6 views
J.L. Mitchell J.L. Mitchell's blog:
IRC box set is now available. Get your copy. All proceeds go to charity.

Feel the Heat
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Published on August 01, 2014 13:01 • 15 views
D.E. Kinney D.E. Kinney's blog:
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Had my first couple of books checked out today on KU. I think that's great news. Looking forward to people getting to know Tommy and his world
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:53 • 6 views
Terry Soileau Terry Soileau's blog:
I received a new 4-star review on July 27, 2014 of my civil war novel, A DIFFERENCE OF PURPOSE. It was posted by Toni Amper on Amazon. Check it out: "Great novel. Enjoyed the characters. Setting puts the reader on the battlefield. Also, the loss of faith & finding it again amid all the chaos.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:44 • 26 views
Wayne  Clark Wayne Clark's blog:
From THE BIBULOUS BIBLIOBIULI (bookshelves of Pankaj Goyal)
http://pgalmora.wordpress.com/2014/08...

By Pankaj Goyal (Pune, India)

Aug 2, 2014
My Rating ****

He & She by Wayne Clark is a book which compels you to think hard. While the book will leave you unsettled, it will be in a good way. Adulth... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:39 • 6 views
Melissa K. Andres Melissa K. Andres's blog:
Hello, GoodReads Followers!

I haven't explored the blogging realm as of yet so this is my first attempt. If there is something you would like to see, ask, feel, etc., please let me know. All suggestions will be seriously considered!

I cannot believe it is already August 1st! Today, here in Texas, t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:35 • 7 views
Dan Skinner Dan Skinner's blog:
EXCERPT : THE PRICE OF DICK

The next day, during one of my photo shoots, Dick called me from his job. No reason. Bored. Wanted to shoot the breeze. If that didn’t say someone was interested, nothing did. You saw these type of phone calls every day as part of that mating tango performed by most het... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:33 • 10 views
Rachael Eyre Rachael Eyre's blog:
Over the years I've gobbled many books. Good, bad and indifferent; modern and classic; gentle comedy and gory horror. I've loved some and hated others, but they've all helped me to understand what constitutes great writing. Rich characters, snappy dialogue and original plots depend upon one cruci... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:33 • 18 views
Alexandra Bogdanovic Alexandra Bogdanovic's blog:
For some reason my friends are on my mind quite a bit these days. Perhaps it's because I haven't seen any of them for a while -- although that's hardly unusual.
Some of my closest friends live in other states. Some live nearby. But geography isn't the issue. All of us are busy.
Lately it seems we'v... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:32 • 28 views
Joseph Grammer Joseph Grammer's blog:
Being alive feels like constantly tripping on acid, except fewer objects squiggle around in your field of vision. I often find myself a dumb slave to my emotions, forever changing my worldview in accordance with how hungry I am, or how many hours I've holed up in my room with a sweater and a mess... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 12:06 • 18 views
Francesca Lia Block Francesca Lia Block's blog:

When planning your story, ask yourself, What is the character arc?


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To define the arc, think of the state of mind that the character is in at the beginning of the book and their state of mind at the end. Often it is from a "negative" state to a "positive" state (i.e. fearful to bra...

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Published on July 29, 2014 07:38 • 5 views
Solomon Woytowich Solomon Woytowich's blog:
Earlier this week I met some new people. In the course of introductions and starter conversations they found out I'm a writer and that I've almost finished my third book. So of course they asked what my series is about. Oddly enough, this is still a hard question for me to answer. I usually start... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 11:43 • 19 views
Lucinda Sage-Midgorden Lucinda Sage-Midgorden's blog:
If you haven't read part one of Chapter 1, you may want to go back to read it to put this section in context.

Well, that’s that. Shaking, she turned back into the enormous bedroom. Though she was filled with shame underneath the rage, she sighed with relief. Each day the stalemate had gone on, she... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 11:31 • 9 views
Bella Andre Bella Andre's blog:
Great news! THE BEAUTIFUL GAME: SEAL'S GOAL (http://amzn.to/1qQ2wci) by the amazing Sharon Hamilton -- the newest book in my "Game For Love" Kindle World--is out now! I can't wait for you to read this fabulous romance about Patrick Harrington, a pro soccer player who decides to become a Navy SEAL... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 11:15 • 6 views
Steven Wood Collins Steven Wood Collins's blog:



New hardcover jacket design - Lulu.com


New trade paperback cover design - CreateSpace Publishing

Print and eBook editions of Puramore - The Lute of Pythagoras ©2013 now available to order through the following online booksellers

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Published on August 01, 2014 10:57 • 19 views
Amy Hill Hearth Amy Hill Hearth's blog:
The note was attached to the front page of our morning newspaper. “Dear customer,” it read, “I am taking over my daughter’s route for the next few weeks. Getting up very early to drive the route is too hard for her at this time. She is expecting a baby in the next few weeks. She doesn’t want to g... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 10:56 • 1 view
Judy Nichols Judy Nichols's blog:
I must apologize. Here I am, a day late and a dollar short.

I totally forgot that Thursday is blog day.

Forgive me. I’d like to say it won’t happen again, but it probably will. I’m at that age when one day slips into the next and I’ll get to dinner time thinking it’s Tuesday when it’s really Wedne... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 10:43 • 58 views
Howard  Parsons Howard Parsons's blog:
August 1, 2014 - A date which will live in infamy. The MS for Urban Mermaid just went to the publisher for a once over. I've been through the MS 3 times and a 4th will test my sanity. Although there are probably still some howlers to be found, typos & etc. have been greatly reduced. There is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 10:40 • 25 views
Elena M. Reyes Elena M. Reyes's blog:
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Weekend sale for #MH2!!!! From Aug 1-3 Marking Him will be on sale for only .99 pennies!!! Grab your copy today of this passionate love story. #OnSale #OneClick #EroticRomance #TattooedAlpha

Amazon Link: http://amzn.com/B00KKCDYOC

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Published on August 01, 2014 10:25 • 24 views
Amy L. Boukair Amy L. Boukair's blog:
I’m beginning to feel Diana Gabaldon’s pain when trying to classify my novel, INDIGO. Is it a romance? Sure – there’s lots of romance in it. Is it science fiction? Yes – it has time travel elements in it, but it’s not too “sciency.” Is it fantasy? Hard to say – time travel could be categorized as... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 10:04 • 32 views
Jeaniene Frost Jeaniene Frost's blog:
I already mentioned this on my Facebook and Twitter pages, but if you don't follow me there (pause to sheda tear ;)) then it might be news to you. My longtime friend and regular critique partner, Ilona Andrews, has a new book out:

Magic-Breaks-smRelease date:July 29, 2014


No matter how much the paranormal politic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 09:38 • 107 views
Patrizia S.  Prudenzi Patrizia S. Prudenzi's blog:
Heute habe ich nicht so viel Zeit: In Ludwigshafen am Rhein ist Strassentheater-Festival und ich will hin!
Das schöne hier ist, dass die zwei Städten gerade vom Rhein getrennt sind. Na ja, zwei Meter sind es nicht, aber es geht :-)
Wer die Möglichkeit hat, sollte sich das nicht entgehen lassen.

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Published on August 01, 2014 09:36 • 5 views
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:
What a wonderful day -- August 1st. You want to know why? Two reasons: My cold from hell is BETTER and it's soon to be the WEEKEND, where there's no guilt about not working (Well, maybe just a bit tomorrow, work, not guilt)
The RED SHOES -- seen in the photo of me duded up in black dress? Do you... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 09:31 • 12 views
Brenda Mohammed Brenda Mohammed's blog:
Book Review by F.H.L
Heart Warming Tales
Heart Warming Tales written by Brenda Mohammed will indeed warm your hearts during and after reading. The stories are well written and extremely interesting. They grab your attention and I guarantee you will not put down the book until you have completed rea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 09:23 • 25 views
Beth Gualda Beth Gualda's blog:
I have decided to use the name, The Gothic Fantasy Romances of Beth Gualda, as the new name for my somewhat retooled webpage for the books. I added a new header photo and changed some fonts, too. I hope to have new content up soon.

The winner of the contest to name the webpage is Miss Maggie Hard... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 09:10 • 35 views
A.J. Downey A.J. Downey's blog:
So I figured I'd post something so you wouldn't think I was dead. So... I'm not dead. I've just been busy, you know... writing and stuff.


Mostly I have been working on this novella that comes between books three and four of The Sacred Hearts MC series but fore the last couple of minutes I've been... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 09:05 • 5 views
Jessica   Page Jessica Page's blog:
Go to my Facebook Page for more information on a giveaway running from August 1-14 and enter to win a $5 Amazon Gift Card and a signed Paperback copy of THE AGENCY!

It is free and so easy! Make sure you come out and play!

Thank you!

Details at the following link:
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Published on August 01, 2014 08:40 • 11 views
Susie Duncan Sexton Susie Duncan Sexton's blog:
you can help...yes, you can...just click SHARE and each shelter animal you share has more opportunities to be saved...the ONLY reason I facebook long into the night and early morning....not to share recipes nor brag nor be all phony baloney nor hook up with folks I never talked with in the first... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 08:34 • 342 views
Carlo Antico Carlo Antico's blog:
This is something I used to do in a magazine I used to edit a couple of years ago. I took the idea from a column that used to appear on Scientific American magazine written by a British scientist called James Burke. His column was called “Connections” and consisted in relating history and science... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2014 08:12 • 14 views
Dawn Kopman Whidden Dawn Kopman Whidden's blog:
Congratulations Dawn,
You are among top 5 Authors of the month on BeingAuthor.com for this month, kindly send us a Cover pic to be Featured in the main slider on the Homepage of BeingAuthor.com, along with a subheading within 140 characters to be displayed on the homepage.

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Published on August 01, 2014 08:12 • 23 views
Jonas     Lee Jonas Lee's blog:

The 1,000 mile journey is over. What’s that mean? It means there is a new author born into this world, birth date of 8/1/2014. Won’t you help me celebrate? If you want that one, last good read of the summer or something you can easily get into between the other series you are invested in, please...

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Published on August 01, 2014 08:00 • 7 views
Fabio Pinna Fabio Pinna's blog:

old film projector with dramatic lighting“Il cinema è un posto dove andare a mangiare il pop corn”. Michele Nardini e Giovane Holden Edizioni ricordano Charles Bukowski a 20 anni dalla sua scomparsa. “Bukowski detesta il cinema, il mito sacrale della sala buia dove tutti, in religioso e devoto silenzio, sono stregati da quel fascio di l...

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Published on August 01, 2014 05:02 • 1 view
Kathryn  Holmes Kathryn Holmes's blog:

Happy August! I don’t know about you, but it seems like July simplyflew by. I can’t believe we’re on the home stretch of summer—and of the YA Buccaneers’ Summer Reading Challenge! Here’s what I read this week:


UnknownCheryl Strayed’s memoir WILD has been on my list for a while, and I’m glad I finally che...

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Published on August 01, 2014 06:30 • 5 views
Ted Galdi Ted Galdi's blog:
Elixir is finally for sale on Amazon! The Kindle edition is ready now and the paperback will be coming in September.

Check out Elixir on Amazon
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Published on August 01, 2014 07:59 • 5 views
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