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Max Davine Max Davine's blog:
In the golden age of the Broadway musical, there was a songwriting team comprised of a heterosexual composer and a homosexual lyricist. It being the 1920's, the lyricist hid his sexuality from everyone, including his closest friend and business partner. Together they refined their craft and, over... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 20:11 • 1 view
Jia Effendie Jia Effendie's blog:
Ingat, kalau kata Hemingway, the first draft of anything is shit. Jadi, jangan langsung kirim naskah ke penerbit begitu kamu selesai menulis. Pastikan naskah yang kamu setorkan sudah bersih. Bersih dari apa saja, sih? Salah ketik, logika bolong, karakter datar, deskripsi membosankan, dll dll. Kan... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 23, 2015 23:58 • 3 views
Nicholette Campbell Nicholette Campbell's blog:
I’d not heard a sound or seen any movement from Paige since that last panicked word, and I was certain death was coming. The fire was closing in on her, and she’d been struggling for breath when she’d last called out to me. If I didn’t take action now, she would burn alive—if she was still alive.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 19:25 • 36 views
Carolee J. Horning Carolee J. Horning's blog:
"Mistake," as defined by dictionary.com is: "an error in action, calculation, opinion, or judgment caused by poor reasoning, carelessness, insufficient knowledge, etc."

A mistake is calling someone by the wrong name. A mistake is turning right when you were supposed to turn left. A mistake is burn... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 19:02 • 20 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
We call it the possibility of a happening a language of thought, of a meditation, a way of happening, not just an event as the phone unfurls on a pair of ears.

We construct life ,wall by wall ,corridors in empty spaces of language and speech.In the graybeards exist many possibilities to hymns, God... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 18:57 • 28 views
Katie Ashley Katie Ashley's blog:


Wanna learn a little more about the book? Check out the preview and extended trailers!!


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Published on May 24, 2015 09:15 • 2 views
Krystol Krystol's blog:
Hey readers! I know it’s been a couple of weeks, but I am here. I was talking to one of my new co-workers and we were discussing our dreams. Of course, i had a million of them that I wanted to accomplish. As we were talking it dawned on me that we both started to […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 16:46 • 3 views
Ella Fox Ella Fox's blog:

Catch and Release is now LIVE and is 99 cents for 5 days!



CandR teaser three



Darby and Trace’s story is LIVE on Amazon and Barnes & Noble! (Waiting on Kobo & iTunes. Will update when I get those links)


Click HERE togo to Amazon


Click HERE to go to B&N



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Published on May 24, 2015 10:06 • 5 views
Laura K. Lawless Laura K. Lawless's blog:

Aimé Césaire

L'homme est l'une des figures contemporaines les plus importantes des Antilles françaises, et le nom d'Aimé Césaire a dépassé les frontières des Antilles pour atteindre une notoriété mondiale au cours du vingtième siècle.

Published on Lawless French.

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Published on May 24, 2015 09:00 • 1 view
Lexi Ander Lexi Ander's blog:
Whoot! I'm excited to have Angel on the blog today talking about odd and common allergies and brought along an excerpt to her new release, Lime Gelatin and Other Monsters.
Also, don't forget to leave a comment. Luck lucky people will wintheir choice of backlist Angel Martinez's books!
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Published on May 24, 2015 00:00 • 1 view
Jerome R. Corsi Jerome R. Corsi's blog:

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NEW YORK – Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is leading a state rebellion against the Obama administration’s effort to impose on states the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan to limit carbon-dioxide emissions from power plants burning fossil fuels.


Earlier this month, Fallin vetoed a bill...

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Published on May 24, 2015 13:26 • 3 views
Diane Ravitch Diane Ravitch's blog:

Katherine Sokolowski has written a post you will enjoy, about her teaching and her students.



It begins like this:




I opened up Word to write a blog post about Pearson, CCSS, and PARCC. After two days of learning about the test administration, I typed around three hundred words of frustration about...

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Published on May 24, 2015 11:00 • 1 view
Nia Forrester Nia Forrester's blog:

EduardopromoEduardo Cruz had barely arrived in New York before he was swept into a large community of Dominicans. It was a relief, because everything he’d heard from guys who had gone before him, told him that New York could be loud, crowded and sometimes even frightening. Not much frightened Duardo, but he...

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Published on May 24, 2015 09:54 • 3 views
Andrew  May Andrew May's blog:
As you can see from the photograph, the latest addition to my collection of UFO books is How UFOs Conquered the World by David Clarke. Despite having a picture of a child on the cover, it’s one of the most grown-up books on the subject I’ve ever come across. My review of it appeared on Brian C... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 05:26 • 2 views
E.G. Wolverson E.G. Wolverson's blog:
Sixty days ago I deleted my Runtastic and MyFitnessPal apps from my iPhone, and for the first time in almost two years went about my daily business without painstakingly logging every morsel of food eaten; every step taken; every bar lifted. I was curious as to whether prolonged use of these apps... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 19, 2015 21:20 • 1 view
Amelia C. Gormley Amelia C. Gormley's blog:

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sixty percent of Americans now support same-sex marriage, as the Supreme Court prepares to rule on its constitutionality next month. This is up from 55% last year and is the highest Gallup has found on the question since it was first asked in 1996.

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Published on May 24, 2015 16:26 • 2 views
Mike Selvey Mike Selvey's blog:
• England 389 & 429-6; New Zealand 523
• Stokes’ 101 is fastest ever century at Lord’s

Until Ben Stokes arrived at the crease midway through the afternoon session, it had unquestionably been Alastair Cook’s day. For 70 overs, the England captain had underpinned the England second innings, instr...

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Published on May 24, 2015 11:29 • 2 views
Cary Neeper Cary Neeper's blog:
The View Beyond Earth (The Archives of Varok, #1) by Cary Neeper The Webs of Varok (The Archives of Varok #2) by Cary Neeper The Alien Effect (The Archives of Varok Book 3) by Cary NeeperThe Archives of Varok series will be expanding soon, and the fourth book, Shawne: An Alien's Quest will make them even more difficult to shelve. I can't in good faith call them Science Fiction, because the aliens placed in our solar system (as much as I love these dear old friends) are tools t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 17:45 • 29 views
Lee Rene Lee Rene's blog:
The Worst Ways to Begin Your Novel: Advice from Literary Agents

By Chuck Sambuchino

This column is excerpted from Guide to Literary Agents, from Writer’s Digest Books.

No one reads more prospective novel beginnings than literary agents.

They’re the ones on the front lines, sifting through inboxes an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 17:32 • 2 views
Leta Blake Leta Blake's blog:

Originally posted on Heresy and Rain:


Here’s the announcement for one of my current publishing projects.

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The Sky High RoadJugum Press is pleased to announce the publication of The Sky High Road by Moses L. Howard.



The Sky High Roadis a coming-of-age story for readers in grades 7–12, young adults, and all readers...

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Published on May 24, 2015 14:16 • 1 view
David Abrams David Abrams's blog:

Simply put, the best sentence(s) I’ve read this past week, presented out of context and without commentary.


Over east along the golf course a faint rug of gray spread itself across the feet of the night.

“The Jelly-Bean” by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Published on May 24, 2015 05:44 • 3 views
Seumas Gallacher Seumas Gallacher's blog:

…the use and abuse of the English language is part and parcel of the quill-scraper’s lot… this ol’ Jurassic takes great delight in rejoicing in reading how wordsmithing craftsmen and women practice the proper application of nuance and descriptive writing… other occasions will cause us all a colle...

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Published on May 24, 2015 03:25 • 3 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

Hello all! For my monthly author column over at Love Bytes Reviews, I thought I would share an excerpt from Against the Grain, the fifth THIRDS book. You’ll find it later today over here:


http://lovebytesreviews.com/2015/05/24/against-the-grain-thirds-book-5-sneak-peek/


Hope you enjoy!

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Published on May 23, 2015 21:21 • 15 views
Sue Lyndon Sue Lyndon's blog:

Fantastic news! Owning His Bride reached #1 in BDSM Erotica on Amazon yesterday. I'm so thrilled! It's also still holding the #1 spot in Sci-Fi Erotica.A big thank youto all who've picked up a copy or shared, and another big thank you to my awesome publisher, Stormy Night Publications.

Hope eve... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 04:40 • 6 views
Philip   Lee Philip Lee's blog:
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Published on May 24, 2015 01:00 • 7 views
Stacy Horn Stacy Horn's blog:

Damnit, damnit, damnit. I just read that Matt Shapoff died on May 19th. He was only 43 I see. He was just the sweetest, nicest soul. Once, totally out of the blue, he took a picture a friend had taken of me in college (Sandra Whaley) and reinterpreted the image using the cyanotype method which he...

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Published on May 24, 2015 09:08 • 7 views
Kendra E. Ardnek Kendra E. Ardnek's blog:
This month, one of my favorite books, Resistance by Jaye L. Knight, has had its it's first anniversary of publication - and so Jaye is having a party. (And three wants to come. So three takes five and ... Okay ... blast from my childhood right there. Points to anyone who has ANY idea where that c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:22 • 3 views
Jen Talty Jen Talty's blog:

waramcasMemorial Day was set aside in 1868, three years after the end of the Civil War as a day on which to honor the war dead.


Veterans Day was established initially as Armistice Day on 11 November 1918, the end of the First World War. It’s a day to honor all who have served.


It’s believed Memorial Day wa...

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Published on May 24, 2015 12:17 • 2 views
Ed Lynskey Ed Lynskey's blog:
We did something we haven't done in quite a while: we visited a secondhand bookstore. I poked around found a choice paperback I bought for a dollar. Run to Evil by Lesley Egan is by an author I've heard good things about, but I've never read before. So, I was thrilled to find something by her. Th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 16:34 • 43 views
Jenni Ogden Jenni Ogden's blog:
PLEASE SUPPORT MY NEW CAREER AS A NOVELIST BY GOING TO MY WEBSITE (www.jenniogden.com), CLICKING ON NEWSLETTER IN THE MENU AND THEN CLICKING ON "WHY I WOULD LOVE YOU TO SIGN UP TO MY E-MAIL LIST AND NEWSLETTER." IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU READ, SIGN UP! THANK-YOU! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 23, 2015 21:00 • 31 views
Suzan Tisdale Suzan Tisdale's blog:
Four tales of medieval romance from four best selling historical romance authors. Four tales of passion from when honor ruled. Enjoy the great value of this boxed set while it lasts!

MEDIEVAL TALES OF ROMANCE contains these four novels:

A LILY ON THE HEATH by COLLEEN GLEASON
When Malcolm du Mond... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 11:29 • 3 views
Chad Schimke Chad Schimke's blog:
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Published on May 24, 2015 07:00 • 8 views
Kurt Brindley Kurt Brindley's blog:

Ode to a Water Hose


For pools Blue and lawns so Green

From the Garden Hose with its Humble mien

A Quench of water it shall Spout


‘Cept in sunny California

For it Suffers from a Drought





Filed under: Photography Tagged: California drought, climate change, droughts, garden hoses, humor, lawn care, photography, poetry, rh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 13:03 • 2 views
Anne Rouen Anne Rouen's blog:
Thank you to all the wonderful Goodreads' members who entered the competition to win copies of Master of Illusion Book One and Two!

I'm excited to announce that our winner was Kme_17! The winner has been contacted, and I will endeavour to get those prizes sent out asap.

We had 950 entries, which is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 16:09 • 4 views
Mary Sisney Mary Sisney's blog:
One (and there aren't many) advantage of being a never married, childless, (born) Southern and working-class black woman with a PhD in English is I realize that I am not part of the mainstream, the so-called dominant culture. I don't expect the world to share my values because I know I'm an outsi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 15:47 • 3 views
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Joseph Gordon-Levitt's blog:
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Published on May 24, 2015 09:55 • 5 views
Kristan Higgins Kristan Higgins's blog:
Went for a run today. Dearest Son began with me, finished eons ahead of me, did some homework, dug a trench, showered, graduated from high school, finished college and got a master's degree in the time it took me to make it home. Or so it seemed.
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Published on May 24, 2015 13:43 • 6 views
Teresa Gabelman Teresa Gabelman's blog:

Okay, here it goes…..ahhhh…I’m nervous! Writing Slade was awesome and yet probably the most stressful book I’ve ever written to date. I think mainly because the expectations were so high and I wanted to hit that expectation for everyone. So after it was released I needed a break from the series s...

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Published on May 24, 2015 05:30 • 14 views
Tempest C. Avery Tempest C. Avery's blog:
Hey guys, stopping in to brush you up on some stuff, as well as rehash! If you haven't yet checked out my two books, Within a Dream and Beguiling Trickery, please do! For a limited time they're up on the site Swoonreads.com where you can read them for FREE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Anyone having trouble wit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 24, 2015 13:37 • 6 views
Jenny  Lawson Jenny Lawson's blog:

The last 24 hours have been weird and so I don’t have time to write a full post because I’m too busy building a basement to hide in so instead I’ll just share my tweets from last night:



Not sure if that was a mountain lion or an enormous yellow lab chasing that deer but we’ll be discontinuing our...

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Published on May 24, 2015 12:08 • 10 views
Heather Boyd Heather Boyd's blog:

WeWriWa Square BadgeHello againWeWriWa peeps and thanks for dropping by last weekto comment on the first post I’ve done in a while. I’m sharingteaser2 frommy upcoming regency romance release, An Improper Proposal.


For this excerptwe’re in Lord Louth’s point of view and he’s suffered a shock. There’s worsecoming for h...

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Published on May 23, 2015 15:27 • 3 views
Andy Szpuk Andy Szpuk's blog:
The Emperor saw himself as a stylish man, simply magnifique He hired two tailors to make him a suit, something really fantastic They made him a gown for his birthday, visible only to the wise When he paraded his birthday suit, the people couldn’t believe their eyes Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 23, 2015 16:33 • 1 view
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