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Earthchild is set in Scotland, and tells the story of an illegitimate cousin of King James and the forgotten daughter of a Sc... read more »
4 THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN CHOOSING A TITLE FOR YORU BOOK
By: Karen Woodward@woodwardKaren
Just asa great cover will help sell a book, so will a great title.
That's what I've been doing for the past few days, researching how to create the perfect title. I'm kicking myself for not doing this whi... read more »
Over the last two days, I’ve examined the major dichotomy of style where creative writers and bloggers are concerned. I’ve discussed the benefits of using a simple style with short sentences focused on clarity. (This kind of writing is exemplified at its most famous by Hemingway.)
I’ve also discus...read more »
Your wife came to my workplace and pulled me outside
And the whisper of soft sobs came into her eyes
So carefully and artfully made up; She told me what you'd done
She'd found you dangling like a limb on a tree after a storm
In the same yard I'd often walk pas... read more »
I'm as pleased with it as with any of my other novels, but the thriller genre is one I haven't entered for... read more »
Check out the other winners in six categories.
The 'Grace Awards are ' the most democratic aw... read more »
Friends - Coming from Entangled Publishing – June 10, 2013!
After publicly self-destructing over a heartbreak a year ago, bestselling romance writer Piper James is now making nice with her publisher by agreeing to teach Hollywood’s favorite action star how to act like he’s in love. Only playboy... read more »
It is completely different from Bring me to Life and Sweet Immortal.
The story is based around Kendra Gratton 30 yrs old, after being dumped by her boyfriend for someone younger she believes she has no hope in meeting anyone.
Then she notice... read more »
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We stopped to change planes in Minneapolis yesterday. I just love the Delta terminal there. These are pix of the seating at the gate. It's an awesome internet cafe, with an iPad on every table, with free internet access, and a menu. They bring your food to the table and you pay with a swipe of y... read more »
Don't Miss It! Incredible Prizes & Exclusive Chapter From Sir's POV
It's time for some fun!
Thank you, dear fans, for the encouragement, as well as the joy and delight of your company, wit & fits of laughter. Having so many join me on Brie’s journey has been both wonderful and humbling. T... read more »
46) Rick Steves' France 2013
More early scouting for my 2015 European trip, which continues to fill me with wistfulness that my 4-6 week dream trip of a lifetime (at least half of which will be spent in France) is going to fly by in an instant, and at best I'll see a tiny fraction of what I'd like... read more »
We all know the first line of a query is your "hook." I call t... read more »
In the moments of panic and devastation after the coming of the Shadow, Vespesian has long, bitter minutes to reconsider his position. Standing in his camouflage constructed from crowds of fearful, tear-stricken commoners, he curses the Mother and her damnable whimsy. The Shadow is untrustworth...read more »
It is my privilege to guest on Sallie Lundy Frommer’s blog today. Thank you Sallie, I’ll try to keep you from being banned by all major social sites in my endeavors to give a little insight into my world of story-telling.
Housekeeping: The bathroom is over there, the coffee pot is over there and... read more »
I remember those halcyon days of yore, so far in the distant Internet past, maybe even two or three years ago.
Back then I labored under the naive notion that book writing was a simple enterprise. An author wrote the best book he could, handed it off to an agent, gave the agent a little time to...read more »
Enjoy these crazy laws that are still on the books:
In Alabama, sex toys are banned.
In Florida, you may not have sexual relations with a porcupine. Does that mean someone tried to perform such an act for it to have been made a law? By the way, you can’t shower in the nude in Florida either.
My fell... read more »
There is a very interesting article in the Atlantic, “The Ethics of Extreme Porn: Is Some Sex Wrong Even For Consenting Adults“. Being the Atlantic, although thorough, it also relates some very dogmatic and (to me) quite offensive responses. But the author has written a fairly well-reasoned piece...read more »
Here are a number of (hopefully!) still active deals for the Kindle:
Which Bible Translation Should I Use? by Andreas Köstenberger—$4.74
How We Got the Bible —$3.47
The Expositor’s Bible Commentary:Luke – Acts —$7.59
Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentar... read more »
After seven years, EllenCrosby.com has just undergone a snazzy and much-needed makeover. Thanks to Steve Bennett and his amazing team at Authorbytes for giving my website a cool new 21st century look with lots of easily-accessible (and great-looking) content. My favorite additions are the photo...read more »
He was close enough now that she felt his warm breath touch her skin. Opening her eyes, she saw his focus was on her lips—hismouth inches away. If she made the slightest movement, she’d taste him.... read more »
د. شيرين أبو النجا
لم يترك ماهر عبد الرحمن فرصة لعمله الأول وعنوانه "عضو عامل" (دار ملامح، 2007) أن يتمتع بحق كونه عملا روائيا، فقد قام فورا بالاعلان أن العمل مستوحى من تجربته الشخصية السياسية (في الحوار الذي أجرته معه جريدة البديل بتاريخ 25 مايو 2008)، وهو ما حوله في نظر القراء إلى "سيرة... read more »
Depois de uns bons dias sem vontade de ler o quer que fosse decidi pegar neste livrinho.
Este menino veio parar às minhas mãos durante o Fórum Fantástico e lá pensei: "artigos? why not?"
Para quem se interessa por cibercultura e ficção científica esta é uma leitura que recomendo. Podem encontrar n...read more »
Another cool cover from Susan Kaye Quinn's Debt Collector series.
BOOK AND AUTHOR INFO:
Fallen bySusan Kaye Quinn
Series: Debt Collector, #6
Publication date:May 15th 2013
Genre: NA Future-Noir
Synopsis:Lirium’s hopes for escape from Kolek’s mob are threatened when Valac seems to be coming unhinged... read more »