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Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
My Gizmodo article on bionic eyes translated in
Portuguese for Gizmodo Brazil: http://gizmodo.uol.com.br/olhos-bioni...
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:49 • 2 views
Ausma Zehanat Khan Ausma Zehanat Khan's blog:
A short story collection by Iraqi writer Hassan Blasim. Just finished it last night. Very grim and gruesome--the reviews say gallows humour, but I think the stories are just so tragic and painful - almost surreal. Magical realism to deal with a very unmagical reality. Worth reading if you can sto... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:46 • 2 views
Teresa Medeiros Teresa Medeiros's blog:
I'm so excited to announce a very special HOLIDAY CONTEST today! My dear pal and fellow romance writer Eloisa James and I are celebrating our mutual love of DOWNTON ABBEY by giving away 6 gorgeous DOWNTON ABBEY ornaments to six of our beloved readers.

All you have to do to be eligible to win is si... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:40 • 2 views
Jill Marie Merillo Jill Marie Merillo's blog:
I am offering my vampire novel The Immortal Fate: Lillian's Story and my book of poems Immortal Dreams: Poetry by Lillian Gray for FREE from Dec. 18th - Dec. 23rd. Merry Christmas! http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_nos... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:12 • 2 views
John E. Smethers John E. Smethers's blog:
It is difficult for most recovering addicts and alcoholics to change the manipulative, con-artist behaviors that they developed when they were drinking and/or using drugs. My website: www.ScumbagSewerRats.com
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:11 • 2 views
Karen GoatKeeper Karen GoatKeeper's blog:
Yes, I am still working on Capri Capers. But it is holiday time.
I wish everyone Happy Holidays be they Happy Hanukkah or Merry Christmas.
May the coming year bring blessings to everyone.
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:08 • 2 views
Frank Mundo Frank Mundo's blog:
After his roommate dies in a car crash, J.T. has the
thankless job of packing his dead friend's possessions to send back to his parents in Mexico. What he discovers will forever change his life.

http://www.wattpad.com/story/28629714...

This is another story I just posted on Wattpad from my book, "G... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:07 • 3 views
Steven Wolff Steven Wolff's blog:
It's been a while, hasn't it?

Well I'm happy to report my new Zombie novel called Self-Aware (A Zombie Series With A Fresh Twist!) is now in the hands of the editors and will be released to the world on Christmas day, 2014!

It's been almost two years since I first started this series and i'm glad w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:02 • 2 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
"Inca de la inceput am avut senzatia ca personajele romanului sunt doar pioni pe o tabla de sah, prinsi in mijlocul unui joc fara de reguli intre Bine si Rau. Alaturi de Arthur am incercat si eu sa descopar cine se ascunde in spatele crimelor si ororilor, sa aflu chipul uman in spatele caruia se... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 13:00 • 25 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
So today I spent the morning at the auto dealer having them fix a recall on my car. They tell you it will be a short wait but this isn’t your first visit to the dealer and you have brought plenty of the latest grocery and department store ads to read in order to finish preparing for Christmas. Th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 12:59 • 3 views
Cat Mann Cat Mann's blog:
I am making the official announcement today that A Promised Fate, book 3 in The Beautiful Fate Series will be released on Tuesday December 30th. Pre-order will be available next week! A Promised Fate (A Beautiful Fate, # 3) by Cat Mann Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 12:54 • 5 views
Ginny Baird Ginny Baird's blog:
Ginny Baird I'm delighted to offer this "sneak peek" of The Calendar Brides to my readers.

Happy New Year! May yours be blessed by love.

Ginny Baird’s

THE CALENDAR BRIDES
January: Emma
February: Claire
March: Angie
April: Haley
May: Bev
June: Jane
July: Tiny
August: Zoe
September: Lena
October: Trish
November: Susan
Dec...
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Published on December 17, 2014 12:40 • 63 views
Elizabeth Lennox Elizabeth Lennox's blog:
The latest book in The Alfieri Saga comes out this Friday! It's available for pre-order - find the links here:

Her Tender Tyrant on ElizabethLennox.com

Her Tender TyrantIntroduction stories for the main characters:

Marcus’ Story…

“Oh man! Monty’s ribs?” Marcus asked with Antonio right behind him. “W... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 12:34 • 4 views
Karlissa J. Karlissa J.'s blog:
Me of the Past


The oldest of my stories that I remember is a tale called Creatures. Or was it Creature Forest? It featured a coastal forest setting and various talking animals – mostly real species, but with a few of my own imagining mixed in.

The main characters were “kat crickets”: small, furry,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 12:27 • 7 views
Monica Burns Monica Burns's blog:


Hot Dude Day – There is nothing wrong with your Facebook posting. Do not attempt to retrieve the picture. I am controlling this Facebook transmission (at least until Facebook figures out I’m up to no good!) via Facebook http://ift.tt/1wCh534 via Facebook http://ift.tt/1zio6rY via Facebook http://...

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Published on December 15, 2014 17:48 • 4 views
Issachar Levi Schneerson Issachar Levi Schneerson's blog:


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Rabbi Nachman of Breslev taught us, that there are two kinds of intelligence: deductive & inductive.


Deductive Intelligence demands logic and hard thinking, for it entails study and analysis of all the available information.

Inductive Intelligence on the other hand is a gift from God, that ena...

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Published on December 17, 2014 02:02 • 3 views
RJ Jones RJ Jones's blog:

Christmas is a very illuminating time.



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Published on December 17, 2014 08:00 • 1 view
Cynthia D. Witherspoon Cynthia D. Witherspoon's blog:
Picture A few posts ago, I mentioned that I totally judge books by their covers. Chance the Darkness was no different. The minute I saw the cover, I knew I had to read this book.


Just look at it. It's gorgeous!


My theory proved right yet again. This book has got everything I long for in a good story. Grea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 15, 2014 21:57 • 2 views
Liz Kuba Liz Kuba's blog:

As we’d been ramping up to go look at houses, I kept reading about how emotional of a process it was. Every time, though, I shrugged it off. I’m not a particularly emotional person, and looking for houses seemed really cut and dry. We’d been to plenty of open houses, and it had been a pretty meh...

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Published on December 16, 2014 18:18 • 5 views
Catherine     Johnson Catherine Johnson's blog:

This is just about the most fun-packed I have ever had and the week has barely begun. Spitfires and Annie movie still to come. I’m definitely in Christmas mode after the school Christmas carnival and the yummy food at Phil’s work Christmas party!


Before I break for the holidays I’d like to share s...

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Published on December 16, 2014 13:21 • 1 view
Amanda  Marie Amanda Marie's blog:

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Great advice for aspiring writers and current authors alike!


Originally posted on Kristen Lamb's Blog:



Image via Flikr Creative Commons Hakan Dalstrom

Image via Flikr Creative Commons Hakan Dalstrom




I didn’t even consider becoming a writer until 1999 after my father passed away suddenly. Funny how death can make us take a hard look at...

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Published on December 16, 2014 06:54 • 3 views
Jaime Lee Mann Jaime Lee Mann's blog:
One of the most significant moments of my life, recorded forever!
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Published on December 15, 2014 17:02 • 6 views
Elizabeth  Williams Elizabeth Williams's blog:
BEST EDIFYING INDIE BOOKS OF 2014

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Published on December 15, 2014 08:25 • 3 views
Alison Stine Alison Stine's blog:
This
is how the cover of SUPERVISION looks right now:




Source:http://www.harpercollins.com


The
cover is out of my hands; I wait for it to be placed in them.



I
wrote last week of how the process of book publishing is like magic—a similar
magic to my child learning to read. Waiting for a cover, another par... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 15, 2014 12:05 • 5 views
C.W. Hawes C.W. Hawes's blog:

What is Dieselpunk? Ask a hundred dieselpunkers and you’ll probably get a hundred answers. I’m a newbie to the genre and in searching the ‘net for answers and reading the literature that is available I found the technical answers somewhat similar, but the literary execution to be anything but. Th...

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Published on December 16, 2014 17:08 • 4 views
Bella Andre Bella Andre's blog:
I'm on Pinterest now! Come check out my boards for romantic ideas & quotes, bookworm goodies & Sullivan pins too!

http://www.pinterest.com/bellaandrefans/
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Published on December 17, 2014 11:38 • 6 views
Jane Davitt Jane Davitt's blog:
Freebie 2k m/m schmoopy short for everyone from me.

http://archiveofourown.org/works/2790461

Happy Holidays!
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Bradley Poage Bradley Poage's blog:
If you've read the tale, Broken Promise, then you know how Allison and Mary reconcile. But what happens after? Ever wonder?

The new expanded version due out soon gives the rest of the story and tells why even though you thought Andrew was forgiven, he still must be accepted. And will Mary accept h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 11:05 • 26 views
C.S. Dixon C.S. Dixon's blog:
Hi to all, pleased to give two good pieces of news for me.
The cover of my 5* horror/mystery/ Dead and Buried has made the final in the horror category on the #Authorsdb, it would be great to win something, so please drop by this link and give some likes.
http://authorsdb.com/cover-contest/16...
My... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 11:03 • 29 views
H.J. Lawson H.J. Lawson's blog:
I'm really excited about the first book in 'The Sanction Series - Purenet'.

I'm giving away free copies, click on the link to enter for your copy.

http://booklikes.com/giveaways/show/1...

About the book

Purenet is one of six wealthy Sanctions, formed by the Emperor and the Untouchables after a devas... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 10:45 • 37 views
Ruby Lionsdrake Ruby Lionsdrake's blog:

Hi all,


I hope you’re having a wonderful time preparing for the holidays (okay, I at least hope you’re not stressing out!). I just wanted to post a quick note to let you know that I sent the fourth Mandrake Company novel off to my beta readers. I’m crossing my fingers that I can have it ready to p...

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Published on December 16, 2014 12:20 • 2 views
May A. Noah May A. Noah's blog:
December 16, 2014

Wow! Even though I don't have extensive computer knowledge, I thought this was such a cool and original story. Jan/JanusFlyTrap, the heroine, is a true techie who is very dependent on her imaginary online friends that she created based on real people. To escape from her many fami... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 16, 2014 23:03 • 8 views
Kassandra Lamb Kassandra Lamb's blog:

by Vinnie Hansen


With the release of Black Beans & Venom, my seventh Carol Sabala mystery, my mind turns to Cuba, the book’s setting.


My husband and I ventured there during December, 2010, partly to attend the International Jazz Festival. But one doesn’t have to attend an event to hear the Lati...

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Published on December 15, 2014 22:00 • 26 views
Amanda Meuwissen Amanda Meuwissen's blog:
It's funny how often I'll notice a bad review or lower rating...the same day as I get a brand new 5 star. Remember, budding writers, to take the bad with a grain of salt, and bask in the good.

The other day, after noticing a new 3 star rating, I had the following 5 star review from Sean Sterner wa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 10:33 • 29 views
Engy Albasel Neville Engy Albasel Neville's blog:
When the idea for A Leap In Time manifested in my mind so many years ago, I knew in my heart the story was unique. I just didn't know how the book will be received by readers. I wrote, prayed, got the book published, prayed some more and waited.

Below is a text conversation between my dear friend... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 10:31 • 19 views
Janet Cantrell Janet Cantrell's blog:
In the face of the violence exploding all over the world, especially the deaths of so many children in Pakistan at the hands of sub-humans, I’m finding I have to gird myself to get up the gumption to write about death and murder.
I asked myself yesterday, How can I write about fictional murder whe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 01:00 • 4 views
Romina Nicolaides Romina Nicolaides's blog:

I don���t know if you guys remember this post I did a few weeks ago about the Pope and his giveaway lottery of cars, watches and coffee makers, but a few days after reading that article, I came across this one, which amused me to say the least.


I couldn���t help but chuckle when I read it because...

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Published on December 15, 2014 09:52 • 5 views
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:
WHERE IS YESTERDAY? This is freaky, naturally I wrote to all of you yesterday -- is it the weather gods spitting on my Facebook connection for some reason I cannot fathom? Anyway, Tuesday was just fine, thank you (if you were interested).

My Week 15 results were 2-2, which brings me to an uninspir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 10:28 • 3 views
Miguel Alcázar Miguel Alcázar's blog:

10.“MEZCALITO” (ANGEL STANICH)



9.“VIAJAR NO LLEVA A NINGÚN SITIO” (LOS LAGOS DE HINAULT)




8. “EL PACIENTE TRANQUILO” (BURRITO PANZA)



7. “CASPER” (RUSSIAN RED)



6.“NO QUIERO SER COMO TÚ” (LA HABITACIÓN ROJA)



5.“LUZ DE AGOSTO EN GIJÓN” (NACHO VEGAS)



4.“COLECCIÓN DE INSEGURIDADES” (BURRITO PANZA...

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Published on December 16, 2014 00:00 • 7 views
مرجان محمدی مرجان محمدی's blog:
عزرائیل جان سلام.
نمی توانم بگویم امیدوارم حالت خوب باشد. چون اصلا دلم نمی خواهد که خوب باشی. خیلی وقت است این دور و بر زیاد پرسه می زنی و این اصلا خوشایند نیست. یک کم دورتر ها را هم نگاه کن ببین دایره وظایفت تا کجا گسترده. نمی شود که فقط گیر بدهی به یک جا. تازه مثل این که مظلوم پسند و جوان پسند و... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 15, 2014 23:01 • 11 views
Scarlett Avery Scarlett Avery's blog:

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Yeah, I know it’s taken me far too long to discover Nikolaj Costau-Waldau. I totally missed out on the whole Game of Thrones frenzy because I only started watching the series not too long ago.


I clued in on the super hot 6’2 blue-eyed Dane a few months ago when I was watching the Queen Latifah s...

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Published on December 17, 2014 06:00 • 4 views
Heather  Leigh Heather Leigh's blog:
For the holidays, I'm giving away a signed copy of YOUR choice of any one of my paperback books.

Good luck!

Enter by midnight on Dec 24th!


Go to Rafflecopter at this link Win a Copy of my Book> Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 17, 2014 10:20 • 6 views
Nick Mazmanian Nick Mazmanian's blog:

Life has been a bit nuts as of late!


I started a new job, Christmas hit, and it’s been kinda great! I have been doing some book promoting and found I needed to make this handy FAQ.

Where-Monsters-Lie-FAQ


I haven’t been asked point blank whether my book is shit or not, but when talking to store owners, they came close to...

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Published on December 15, 2014 19:08 • 5 views
Eric Vance Walton Eric Vance Walton's blog:

I’ve found Goodreads to be a great resource to both find new readers and to connect with other authors. Visit my profile here.��


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