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E.J. Morelli E.J. Morelli's blog:
After Anna killed the gunner, the driver of the vehicle began to swerve trying to throw her from the bed of the pickup. It did not work; she leaned forward, placing her hand on the roof of the old Datsun. Her fingernails dug into the steel roof like claws as she steadied herself from the man’s at... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 09:19 • 24 views
Connie J. Barretta Connie J. Barretta's blog:
Life is a journey. It is yesterday, today, and tomorrow. It is triumphs and hardships, It is dreams and promises. It is joy and sorrow. It needs no destination, only a path...a path that follows your heart. It can be an explosive, soul searching adventure allowing you time to reconnect with your... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 09:07 • 7 views
Ace Varkey Ace Varkey's blog:
Just the other day, my friend, another ailurophile, and I, were going back and forth over the outside cat/inside cat conundrum, or, as she put it, catundrum. Inside cats are supposed to live longer, which, of course, every ailurophile wants. Outside cats face any number of threats, but, on the ot... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 09:34 • 8 views
Rui Carreto Rui Carreto's blog:
Tendo em conta que o segundo volume da saga dos livros e dos seres orgânicos de papel vai entrar em Setembro em fase de pré-edição, ofereço um exemplar autografado do primeiro da saga, Livrolândia - a terra dos livros, a quem responder e me disser o título do segundo livro que publiquei. Melhores... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 08:39 • 6 views
J.S. Scott J.S. Scott's blog:
Fall in love with Micah and Tessa in the
latest installment of #TheSinclairs tale of passion.
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Published on August 30, 2016 08:32 • 5 views
Suzy  Davies Suzy Davies's blog:
Things are hotting up with my first Children's Book, "Snugs The Snow Bear," Book One of a Children's Series! Just waiting now for the illustrations to be colored ... and soon the magic will appear! Yippee!
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Published on August 30, 2016 08:28 • 43 views
Sherwood Smith Sherwood Smith's blog:
Reddit's fantasy group has chosen Inda (still on sale at Amazon for 1.99 today and tomorrow) to commence their first month-long read-through. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 08:25 • 7 views
Laurie Notaro Laurie Notaro's blog:
Hello friends!
Just wanted to let you know that the book giveaway for Crossing the Horizon IN HARDBACK is happening! https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/en...

I included some swag in the giveaway, too, jus so's you know.

Enter now! Win!! I think we're giving a big number away.

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Published on August 30, 2016 08:09 • 5 views
Nathan  Hill Nathan Hill's blog:
You know, before all this book stuff happened, I thought that "Pub Day" meant going to a bar and having a few pints with friends.

Now, though, that term means something completely different. Now it means that my novel has finally arrived!

I began writing it in 2004.

I finished a first draft in 2013.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 07:22 • 19 views
Amie Irene Winters Amie Irene Winters's blog:
As I mentioned in my secrets of Strange Luck post, I love learning secrets behind a book, like where an author got a particular idea or wrote their story. It really adds something to the whole experience. I thought long and hard about some interesting tidbits I could share about The Nightmare Bir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 07:09 • 11 views
Joshua Bader Joshua Bader's blog:
Okay, ok, I know. The next book is really called Two Wizard Roulette. But in this world premiere sneak peek, it might as well be Two Demon Roulette, as the distantly demon blooded assassin Veruca and a very actively chaos demon succubus, Dizzy, square off in a Las Vegas hotel corridor.

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Published on August 30, 2016 06:15 • 49 views
Jen Ashburn Jen Ashburn's blog:
I have a broadside to take to readings until The Light on the Wall comes out. I have to say, I like it. Something about the color and the trees.

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Published on August 30, 2016 06:13 • 6 views
Phillip Crawford Jr. Phillip Crawford Jr.'s blog:

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is making news for refusing to stand during the national anthem in protest against a rigged system, and he aptly characterizes Hillary Clinton as a hypocritical crook as reported by The Washington Post: "I mean, you have Hillary [Clinton] who's cal...

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Published on August 30, 2016 05:37 • 12 views
Alex Tully Alex Tully's blog:
I'm currently doing a Book Blitz at YABound Book Tours :
http://yaboundbooktours.blogspot.com/...

I had to pick out a couple of excerpts for Beautiful Chaos. I thought I'd share one :)
Beautiful Chaos by Alex Tully
Brady was already two steps ahead of her, walking toward Kendra’s car. Vivienne suddenly contemplated what she was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 05:22 • 13 views
Joseph Max Lewis Joseph Max Lewis's blog:
Friends - Last week I asked what are some hot weather tips for owners of long haired dogs?

In August, my wife and I went to our family camp with our long haired collie “in the mountains.” There is no air conditioning of any kind and the temps went to 88 one day and 87 the other with sickening hum... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 05:16 • 12 views
Lynnette Cochrane Lynnette Cochrane's blog:
The Creature Within Update

It has been a long week and alas I discovered I am human. With that in mind, I have read through and edited my manuscript.

The new edition is uploaded and should be available within 12 to 24 hours. I apologize to my readers and to those who bought or downloaded it, plea...

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Published on August 30, 2016 03:28 • 12 views
Martha Hall Kelly Martha Hall Kelly's blog:

IMG_7076 There are so many interesting people living on Martha’s Vineyard, I shouldn’t have been surprised to meet Teresa Jaworska, 93, just a stone’s throw from my parent’s house in Vineyard Haven. Teresa survived The Warsaw Uprising, was arrested and spent nine months in Oberlangen Prisoner of War...

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Published on August 30, 2016 04:57 • 12 views
Harmony Verna Harmony Verna's blog:
There was a time when they were one.

Long, long, long ago, the great man and great woman were as one being, standing side by side in equality - strength, power, truth, authenticity, infinite and divine love – a melded heart and shared soul.

But then, over days and over countless years, a gray began... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 04:58 • 43 views
Stacey Lloyd-Briden Stacey Lloyd-Briden's blog:
The first three chapters of 'From the Ashes,' from the 'In The Shadow of a Phoenix,' historic fantasy book series is now available on Wattpad.

Check it out here:
https://www.wattpad.com/story/8293096...

An epic fantasy tale between Light and Dark set in the historic days of King Arthur.

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Published on August 30, 2016 04:54 • 13 views
Madeleine Beckett Madeleine Beckett's blog:
I'm sitting at the dealership this morning about to give away a huge chunk of my money for stupid maintenance. And it has the worst internet reception ever. I know I shouldn't even be using their internet because with my luck someone will hack into my computer. But all they'll find is ornery stor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 05:59 • 14 views
Anela Deen Anela Deen's blog:

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Title & Author: The Scribe: Irin Chronicles Book One, Elizabeth Hunter

Genre & Publication Date: Paranormal Fantasy, October 15, 2013

Book Description: “Ava Matheson came to Istanbul looking for answers, but others came looking for her. A reckless warrior guards her steps, but will Ma...

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Published on August 29, 2016 12:02 • 9 views
Denton Loving Denton Loving's blog:

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Graywolf Press


During the month of August, 2016, Graywolf invites poets and translators of poetry—established, emerging, or somewhere in between—to submit their manuscripts to us. This reading period is not a contest, nor a guarantee of publication. Works must be poetry, but we welcome work tha...

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Published on August 29, 2016 12:57 • 11 views
Shawna Coronado Shawna Coronado's blog:

Living Wall Herbal Cocktail Garden Planting


Remember last season when I taught you how to plant an Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall? Fall is the perfect time to replant herbs in your living walls for a secondary wave of delicious herbal scents, herbal cocktails, and all around herb love. If you live in the Southern states this is e...

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Published on August 29, 2016 04:20 • 17 views
Maya Van Wagenen Maya Van Wagenen's blog:

You have to dress nice, act nice, and feel nice to be popular, but don’t make it look like you want to be popular. Just fit in and be nice.

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Published on August 29, 2016 13:01 • 2 views
Debi V. Smith Debi V. Smith's blog:
Coming September 9, 2016 –Amazon pre-order Kyra tossed her keys on the table in the entry, dumped her briefcase underneath, and thumbed through the mail. The house was quiet, absent the usual rock music playing and aromas of food cooking in the kitchen. “Ky! I’m home!” she called upstairs. Her tw... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 08:50 • 11 views
Margaret Sorick Margaret Sorick's blog:
Neither in fame, nor fortune, nor men put your trust For as weather and time turn metal to rust The things of this earth Begin to die straight from birth Return ashes to ashes and dust to dust In response to Mind and Life Matters weekly limerick challenge. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 05:00 • 13 views
Rachel Bels Rachel Bels's blog:

Primer capítulo Bella y Bestia


Primer capítulo Bella y Bestia Os traigo el adelanto del primer capítulo de Bella y Bestia, tercera entrega de la trilogía Tiger Rose, con esto espero que aguantéis un poco más Suscríbete a la web y recibirás primero que nadie los sorteos, promociones y nuevas e...

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Published on August 29, 2016 13:01 • 17 views
Renee Conoulty Renee Conoulty's blog:
Emma Lovett leaves her philandering husband and crosses the country to begin her teaching career at a high school in Pinewood, Colorado.There, she meets Leslie Parker, a fellow teacher given to quoting Shakespeare to fit all situations, and the two become fast friends.

Arriving at work early one...
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Published on August 29, 2016 17:30 • 4 views
Aditi Bose Aditi Bose's blog:
Book: Dual Lives (I read the ebook version of the book) Author: Gourab Mitra Publisher:Patridge India Genre:‘Young-Adult’ drama but it doesn’t belong to the YA genre In One Line:It is about a man who wants to find his peace and a child who wants love Characterisation:The author might have wanted... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 20:09 • 5 views
Kevin J. Kennedy Kevin J. Kennedy's blog:





Madame Movara's Tales of Terror (Charity Anthology) will be available on the 20/10/16 however it's available for pre order now. Why wait? Go get your copy ordered.
Synopsis:
If you love the taste of fear, then this collection of short stories will be sure to chill your blood! An eclectic mix of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 23:57 • 10 views
Lian Hearn Lian Hearn's blog:












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Sleeplessly
I watch over
the spring night—
but no amount of guarding
is enough to make it stay.

(Izumi Shikibu, Japanese poet of the mid-Heian period)


A spring night, made of blossom, moonlight, and the whisper of the wind in fresh green leaves is fragile by its very nature; trying...

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Published on August 29, 2016 12:01 • 9 views
Michael McGarrity Michael McGarrity's blog:
Well almost, but over 70 people turned out to hear me talk about the American West trilogy, which flabbergasted the lady from the library friends who introduced me on Saturday morning and later commented that she'd never seen more than 15 folks show up for an author event before.

After my talk, P... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 15:29 • 11 views
Tony Buổi Sáng Tony Buổi Sáng's blog:

Nữ nhi thường tình – Tony Buổi Sáng


Tony lâu rồi không gặp gỡ ai vì lý do sức khỏe (mới đi mổ lưng bên Mỹ về nên dáng đi hem có được đẹp, mất máu cũng nhiều nên da mặt cũng hết hồng hào, may cấu trúc gương mặt tỷ lệ vàng 1.618 nên vẫn vô cùng thanh tú). Tuy nhiên, khi nhận được i-meo của cái Hồn...

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Published on August 29, 2016 10:52 • 4 views
Tom Leveen Tom Leveen's blog:

I’m taking a creative nonfiction class from one of the masters in the field, Lee Gutkind. Here is my first assignment: A scene. That’s it. Those were our instructions. Write a scene about something that happened between the times our class met, maximum 250 words. Here’s what I came up with. Enjo...

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Published on August 29, 2016 19:56 • 7 views
Sarina Langer Sarina Langer's blog:

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Today author Holly Evans stops by to tell us about the various ways to promote your book! Book promotion and marketing is a huge part of the indie author’s (or indeed any author’s) routine, so I’m particularly thrilled that she agreed to talk about it here!


Holly Evans is the author of the Infe...

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Published on August 30, 2016 01:30 • 15 views
Layla  Delaney Layla Delaney's blog:
Man, oh man!It seems like just yesterday I finished "Critical Sync" and now I've already started a second story for 2017. And the ideas are still flowing!The first story is in the editing stages now and it was a bit of a nail-biter. My second story is going to go more of a comical route. Then we'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 18:15 • 4 views
A.V. San Martín A.V. San Martín's blog:
No es ningún secreto que me encanta hacer listas de todo y no solo de la compra. Supongo que en mi cabeza fluyen tantas ideas y desconciertos que necesito hacerlas para poner un poco de orden.

A veces, me imagino mi cerebro como un archivador revuelto con los cajones abiertos y hojas desperdi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 01:03 • 13 views
Oliver Jeffers Oliver Jeffers's blog:


Good as new… (sort of)

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Published on August 29, 2016 14:18 • 12 views
Frederick Buechner Frederick Buechner's blog:

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic.

On September 4, 2016 we will celebrate the Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Here is this weeks reading from the book of Philemon:

Philemon 1:6
I pray...

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Published on August 29, 2016 13:00 • 11 views
Adrián  Biháry Adrián Biháry's blog:

Po véééééééľmi vééľmi dlhej dobe pridávam na blog článok z rubriky Top 5. Keďže sa mi takmer všetky rýchlo-napadnuté témy minuli, rozhodol som sa, že sa podelím s vami o moje najobľúbenejšie seriály.5. Pretty little LiarsKlamárky patria medzi moje naj seriály odkedy som ich prvý krát pozrel. Ouk... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 30, 2016 03:00 • 16 views
D.W. Anderson D.W. Anderson's blog:

Hello, fellow internet people,


I just learned how to reblog, and Mr Thomas Cannon (author of The Tao of Apathy) wrote a review of Mind the Gap. Check it out (and his blog. ) Thanks to Thomas for spending the time and energy to read and review. Truly I appreciate it. I’m much obliged. (Not sure w...

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Published on August 29, 2016 07:19 • 11 views
Polly Faber Polly Faber's blog:

I didn’t mean to leave it 6 months but 6 months it must have been because it seems it’s time to celebrate the imminent publication of the THIRD set of Mango and Bambang’s adventures: ‘Tiny Tapir Trouble’, all wrapped up in glorious turquoise stripes, comes out on the 1st September. Which is this...

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Published on August 30, 2016 02:00 • 5 views
Chiara Venturelli Chiara Venturelli's blog:

La mia lista di libri di prossima lettura è sempre troppo lunga su Goodreads, nonostante ciclicamente la controlli e ne tolga alcuni che non mi convincono più. Nonostante questo, ci sono libri che aspettano da anni, sopravvissuti a non so quante “pulizie di primavera” sul profilo. A volte aspetto...

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Published on August 29, 2016 23:12 • 12 views
Scott   Alexander Scott Alexander's blog:

[Content note: this is pretty much a rehash of things I’ve said before, and that other people have addressed much more eloquently. My only excuse for wasting your time with it again is that SOMEHOW THE MESSAGE STILL HASN’T SUNK IN.]


EpiPens, useful medical devices which reverse potentially fatal...

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Published on August 29, 2016 17:53 • 12 views
Tabitha Black Tabitha Black's blog:
For the next two weeks, I will be highlighting a new book in The Red Petticoat Saloon series on an (almost) daily basis...

If you haven't heard of The Red Petticoat Saloon, it's essentially an idea which my great friends Alta Hensley and Maggie Ryan dreamed up, where a bunch of top authors get tog... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 29, 2016 08:37 • 10 views
Amy Tuteur Amy Tuteur's blog:

Young girl overcome with grief kneels in front of a loved one's grave.

Finally, a step in the right direction!

After several years of mounting evidence that the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI), designed to promote breastfeeding, leads to preventable deaths of babies being smothered in or falling from their mothers hospital beds, the American Academy of Pe...

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Published on August 29, 2016 07:09 • 10 views
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