You know what depresses the everliving crap out of me?
Listening to someone talk about something that they are so clearly passionate about--something that lights them up, that makes them glow.
You know the types of things I'm talking about:
A brilliant business idea.
The book they want t...Read more of this blog post »
Author: K.P. Merriweather
Book: Borderline of the Agency series
I ignore the haters and naysayers while churning out literary pulp and epic saga doorstoppers in Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Psychological Thriller genres. While... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Chiar mi-a plăcut această carte, am găsit-o foarte relatable.
Deși titlul este “Mara”, personajul principal este mai degrabă fiica sa, Persida. Urmărim evoluția celor doi copii ai săi, Trică și Persida, pentru care Mara se zbate singură, fiind văduvă. Acț...Read more of this blog post »
Last week the Internet, the news medi... Read more of this blog post »
Há anos que alimentava um desejo nada secreto de conhecer Barcelona, alimentado pela admiração, primeiro pelas loucas arquitecturas de Gaudi, depois pela leitura de Zafon. Não sei o que esperava, porque não gosto de me an... Read more of this blog post »
I'd been fairly good up to that point. My one treat item had been some fresh bread. And a packet of potatoes thinly sliced, salted, and fried in...Read more of this blog post »
We've just finished watching the whole of the series Fringeand it was an interesting experience. We'd heard a lot about the show from friends, mostly raving about it and saying how amazing it was ... and so we thought we'd see for ourselves.
The series follows the exploits of a small group of peo... Read more of this blog post »
On the 29th August I will be reading, naked, at the QPF. I have to admit I am a little nervous about this. I have a really fraught relationship to my body. On one hand I believe that our narrow cultural views on beauty are really problematic. I truly believe that all bodies are beautiful. All bod... Read more of this blog post »
I just read an article in the New York Post about the CW adapting Louisa May Alcott’sLittle Women into a gritty dystopia TV series. The network’s announcement reads:“A hyper-stylized, gritty adaptation of the 1868 novel ... in which disparate half-sisters … Continue reading
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Here’s a fact: most indie-published books sell poorly because they’re not seen by nearly enough people to be successful. It takes lots of people reading, enjoying, and recommending a book before it will start to get the attention it needs to grow a large audience.
Here’s another fact: most indie...Read more of this blog post »
Adventures in Censorship
A blog post by Rocky Wood, 29 May 2013
On Tuesday US time Facebook notified Lisa Morton, Greg Chapman and myself that the Facebook page for our graphic novel, 'Witch Hunts: A Graphi... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
I always enjoy Julie Elizabeth Powell's novels and stories, so when I saw she had a new one out I was keen to read it. It's a quick read and definitely one that will make you think. I am always surprised by this w... Read more of this blog post »
In the grand scheme of things, Avery Babineaux didn’t have very many secrets from his friends, or his mate. Especially Dylan. Sharing a house, living together day in and day out—it was hard to keep secrets under those circumstances unless you made a real effort at deception. But there was one thi...Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to the Summer Medieval Madness Author Hop! Make sure you hop around to the other authors sites for your chance to win special prizes! Their links are at the bottom of my post. My featured book for this Author Hop is Angel’s Assassin.
SPECIAL TREAT!!! For those of yo...Read more of this blog post »
Kamu merasa sudah bekerja keras dan menghasilkan karya hebat (sudah menulis beberapa buku puisi, novel, kumcer dan merasa itu dobrakan hebat dalam kesusastraan), tapi hampir tak ada orang yang menganggap apa yang kamu lakukan penting, bahkan menengok pun tidak? Kamu merasa sudah melakukan segala...Read more of this blog post »
Sí, efectivamente, de eso trata todo.
Are there any reviewers out there interested in previewing/ reviewing a sexy, funny paranormal from Fated Desires upcoming special lines books? "Hoodoo Blue" is about a witch with a dating problem and an unlucky Lycan who's sworn off curvyblonde bombshells. A shared enchanted cocktail shackles t... Read more of this blog post »
This evening, i’m sharing my happy dance because my new novel that releases Monday, August 3rd, KNAVE OF BROKEN HEARTS, is already a Bestseller at Amazon and ARe — Bestseller Before Release!Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,859 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store) #15 inBooks... Read more of this blog post »
Back when I started writing Midnight Thief, my Mischievous But Secretly Supportive Husband (MBSSH) told me, “I’m writing a book... Read more of this blog post »
THE PURSUIT of perfection in tomatoes can be an elusive goal: The foliage gets spotty or yellow and may even [read more…]
The post what’s wrong with my tomatoes? with dr. meg mcgrath appeared first on A Way To Garden.
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Sorry for the relative blog silence lately, just been up to my ears in deadlines, deadlines, and also finishing the new Daniel Faust novel! That's right: The Killing Floor Blues, book five of the series, is here.The e-book version is available right now, and the print version should be available...Read more of this blog post »
Nurturing self-confidence is a daily endeavour.
We must daily engage in activities towards a healthy positive self image.
1.Listen to music daily (morning and evening).
2.Read the Hol... Read more of this blog post »
The white title nestled in twisting green foliage suits the novel. The font is reminiscent of old-fashioned hand-lettering and has sharp edges that give the impression of violence.
In a town twined so closely with magic, you’d hardly expect to find ordinary characters her...Read more of this blog post »
Will Self is one of the contributors (near the end) to this rather excellent documentary on the broadcaster and author Melvyn Bragg, still available on the BBC iPlayer.
The deleted scene is being hosted by my w... Read more of this blog post »
Cover Art by Meredith Russell
Riley and Jack Campbell-Hayes are in a good place. Jack is expanding the DD and traini... Read more of this blog post »
(A humorous dialogue between Anglo-Ireland and Irish-Ireland)
Question: When and where did the Irish language originate?
Answer: Probably around 500 years B.C. with the arrival of the barbaric pagan Celtic tribes who were spreading throughout Central Europe. S... Read more of this blog post »
A few months, I guess almost a year ago, I wrote a short little ficlet for a blog about a janitor meeting a dance studio owner as he did his job, and the two of them giving in to a mutual attraction. It was a fun little story about a guy, his birthday, and a dance.
Sweet. Simple. Done.
Except the c...Read more of this blog post »
I was eating lunch this afternoon, and glan... Read more of this blog post »
The advocates of natural selection of physical or biological evolution suffer from one fundamental error. While studying the past, they are clearly unaware of the Present. Yet, as is obvious upon reflection, only the Present creates the past. Hence by studying the Present, its consequences are au... Read more of this blog post »
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For the next several weeks I’ve decided to call Fridays ‘Fractured Friday’ and use them to share news, contributor interviews and excerpts from B is for Broken.
This was going to be a newsletter issued on the 1st of the month and with details on everything due to happen this month etc, but it’s now 1:52am tomorrow morning, so I’m just going to do today’s news and come back and do other days on other days.
Duck! is now available for pre-order...Read more of this blog post »
MY EIGHTH NOVEL, The Family Tree, was released late in the fall last year, but it’s totally a “summer” book. All the events take place in a backwoods locale in the midst of summer… So this week, it’s like a re-launch — my publisher, Samhain Publishing, has put the novel on sale at 99 cents on al...Read more of this blog post »
Hi guys! It's August in the U.S. and August is one of those months that happens to be hot almost everywhere. Which means if you're like me you are either at the beach or hiding in the air conditioning, and either way you're going to need a book, right? So I'm going to help you out with an entire... Read more of this blog post »
It doesn't matter how we are treated; all that matters is how we treat others.
The cross e... Read more of this blog post »
I have scars on my body. Like all scars they tell stories.
That one under my hair, where I smashed into a beam with a nail sticking out while crouch-running under a friend’s house at a party. We were wild and screaming, I was about 13 I guess. I suspect my friend never even noticed when I stopped...Read more of this blog post »
Last week, all links to articles on my website Positively.com were erased thanks to what we understand to have been a coordinated attempt to silence the truth. I had written a comprehensive, well-researched article on the dangers of shock collars and electric fences on my site and linked it to my...Read more of this blog post »
I’m super excited to have the wonderful Kate Ormand on my blog today to talk a bit about her forthcoming release, THE WANDERERS, which hits shelves September 1. I was fortunate enough to get an ARC of this beauty earlier this year, and I’m going to give it away to one lucky reader.
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Tomorrow evening at five o'clock at my local indie bookstore, RiverRun, we will be celebrating the launch of a brand spanking new anthology of short stories by seacoast area authors. I am thrilled to have a story included. Mine is something that I tinkered with for a long time. It is based on... Read more of this blog post »
I don't watch for the biting, blood, and such; but for the psychology of being a vampire and interacting with Humans.
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