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Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
This just in...

Final cover for the e-novella:




We have learned to check how the art looks in grayscale, too:




My plan is to put up the opening scene along with the vendor links, when they go live. I toyed with the idea of putting up the scene in advance, but then decided that might be a bit too cruel... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 13:50 • 1 view
Gena Showalter Gena Showalter's blog:
Guys! How awesome do these books sound? They just skyrocketed to the top of my TBR pile!!! And check out the snippet on the photo--I got chills! (click photo to enlarge) Clara Kensie's RUN TO YOU series is a super-romantic thriller about a family on the run from a deadly past, and a first love... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 13:35 • 7 views
Lorelei James Lorelei James's blog:

I’m easily amused but I laughed hard at this one :)

depaws it#FridayFunny

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Published on July 03, 2015 06:23 • 2 views
Windry Ramadhina Windry Ramadhina's blog:
Saya menyukai tas. Bukan tas desainer, melainkan tas sederhana berbahan kanvas atau belacu yang bisa dipakai untuk menyimpan belanjaan saya saat ke pasar atau ke toko buku. Jadi, beberapa bulan lalu, setelah menyelesaikan sketsa Faye dan Rera, saya iseng membuat tas kanvas bergambar mereka.Hasiln... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 01:21 • 1 view
Ellen Hopkins Ellen Hopkins's blog:
As I announced on my other social networking sites, I'm currently offering to send signed book plates if you preorder LOVE LIES BENEATH (adult, out July 21) or TRAFFICK (the YA sequel to TRICKS, out November 3). OR if you buy them when they come out. I'll honor this offer whenever I receive your... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 11:52 • 28 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
This 1-minute comedy video on transhumanism was part of the Good Mythical Morning show earlier this week. The video is pretty zanny.
https://www.facebook.com/RhettAndLink...
But the discussion on transhumanism in the show was quite positive and interesting, and the YouTube full 12-min release of t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 11:37 • 3 views
Pauline Gruber Pauline Gruber's blog:
Are you planning to attend RomCon 2015???

What is it? The most fun reader/writer conference you'll attend this year.

When is it? September 25-27, 2015.

Where is it?Denver, Colorado

More details?
-3 days you won't forget...
-60+ Authors of all genres of romance- Contemporary, Erotic, Historical, Ins... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 11:18 • 6 views
Tiffany Reisz Tiffany Reisz's blog:
I'll be at RWA 15 this year signing books and meeting readers.

Wednesday, July 22, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the New York Marriott Marquis in the Westside Ballroom

I don't know what books I'll have but I will have bookplates with me to sign and you can take those home and stick them in your paperbac... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 10:45 • 9 views
Anna Erishkigal Anna Erishkigal's blog:
Voting is open for the eFestival of Words Best of the Independent eBook Awards and Agents of Ki has survived three rounds of elimination to be one of seven finalists for Best High Fantasy Novel of 2015. The final stage is a POPULAR vote, so I need all the help I can get from YOU guys! Please VOT... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 10:04 • 2 views
Sean M. Campbell Sean M. Campbell's blog:
I have been working on getting a story ready for publication. I think it is very interesting and have been spending the last few days breathing life into it.

I read through what I thought was the final draft and realized it was as flat as a calm lake.

It needed something.

I know, I needed to have so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 10:03 • 5 views
David Schwinghammer David Schwinghammer's blog:
Maria Semple was a writer for “Arrested Development,” “Ellen,” and “Mad About You” before becoming a novelist.

“Where'd You Go, Bernadette” is an epistolary novel with lots of back and forth e-mails, letters, and journal entries. The main characters are Bernadette and Elgin Branch and their daught... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 10:02 • 5 views
R.C. Butler R.C. Butler's blog:
Today I find myself musing about the one downfall of most independent authors - Marketing.

With my newest title now on the shelves and some tepid marketing leading up to the launch it's time to put the marketing plan into full force. A daunting process but an exciting one at the same time.

In the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 09:39 • 29 views
Nic Weissman Nic Weissman's blog:
Top 10 science fiction movies ever 2:

Click the image! It is a presentation

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Published on June 28, 2015 15:56 • 5 views
Tegan Wren Tegan Wren's blog:
Wow. Just... wow.
Earlier today, the amazing VP of Operations for my publisher sent me the first proof of INCONCEIVABLE as an ebook. Seeing the words I've edited, tweaked, and read in Microsoft Word transformed into book format is absolutely overwhelming. The top image is a screenshot of my ebook... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 11, 2015 16:45 • 3 views
Alyssa Katz Alyssa Katz's blog:


I’ll be reading/talking/signing at BookCourt in Brooklyn this Thursday. What better way to kick off the Fourth than with deep realtalk about the battle for America’s economic destiny? (Photo: Ben Lapidus)

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Published on June 28, 2015 15:21 • 2 views
A.G. Howard A.G. Howard's blog:
I'll be signing the Splintered Series next week in Kansas City. And I'll be giving away some fabulous Untamed swag + sneak peeks into the upcoming book!

Here are the deets:

July 2, 2015
7pm: B&N Event
Store 2184, Zona Rosa
8625 NW Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO 64153
(816) 505-3355

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Published on June 28, 2015 12:01 • 5 views
C.P. Patrick C.P. Patrick's blog:
Are you ready to start, work on, or complete your book? Do you need the support and encouragement of an amazing writing community? Join #JulyWritingChallenge on Twitter! I am leading the Writing ChallengeJuly and I look forward to supporting my fellow writers. For more information, visit www.writ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 19:28 • 4 views
Maria Riegger Maria Riegger's blog:

New York, NY – June 28, 2015


I find foreign legal systems fascinating. I’m also intrigued by how history shapes modern legal systems, whether common law or civil code. Sometimes a legal system includes both. For example, Puerto Rican law is an interesting mix of United States common law and the Sp...

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Published on June 28, 2015 17:00 • 3 views
Helena Dahlgren Helena Dahlgren's blog:

Detta borde jag ha lärt mig efter trettiofem levnadsår: när jag åker på semester till en plats där det finns böcker behöver jag knappt ta med mig några egna. Detta gäller i synnerhet när resan går till mina föräldrars hus i norra Spanien, där bokhyllorna bjuder på allt från Ian McEwan och Richard...

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Published on July 03, 2015 03:31 • 4 views
Gabriella Campbell Gabriella Campbell's blog:

Leo muchos artículos. Es difícil saber de antemano qué artículos te van a cambiar la vida y cuáles te van a dejar indiferente. Los títulos ayudan, pero cuántas veces nos mienten. Cómo perder diez kilos en un mes sin hacer dieta ni ejercicio. Socorro.

Hay autores que rara vez decepcionan. La Popov...

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Published on June 30, 2015 05:12 • 3 views
Cori Vidae Cori Vidae's blog:

RMR LogoWow.

When I started on as an Assistant Editor for Red Moon Romance I had a whole list of things I wanted to see in the slush. I wanted historical fiction and paranormal romance and steamy steampunk and a second world (ie: world that is not our own) erotic fantasy and, and, and but most of all I w...

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Published on June 29, 2015 12:47 • 5 views
Sylvia Rieß Sylvia Rieß's blog:

Hallo ihr Lieben,



mein Mann hat es hingekriegt, dass einige Überreste meiner alten Homepage erhalten geblieben sind und hier mit verlinkt werden.


Dafür gibt es ab jetzt im Menü die interaktive Karte von Erui. Einfach mit dem Cursor über die Stellen hovern, die euch interessieren und voilá – Ihr erf...

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Published on July 03, 2015 03:44 • 1 view
Rebecca M. Gibson Rebecca M. Gibson's blog:
HAPPY PUBLICATION DAY TO MEHAPPY PUBLICATION DAY TO MEHAAAPPY PUBLICATION DAY TO MEEEEHAAAAAPPPYY PUBLICATION DAY TOOOOOO MEEEEEEE
I mean, what?
Did I mention, my debut novel 'Diamonds Fall' is due to hit shelves TODAY. The moment I have been waiting for my entire life, is here.
I have to, of course... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 07:30 • 5 views
B.K. Raine B.K. Raine's blog:

The Good: Knowing that people who want to read my book….finally can! Congratulationsfrom friends and family and the support of fellow readers and authors. Being added to 365 ‘to-read’ lists on Goodreads.com. Finally letting my mother read it and finding out she isn’t too horrified by the naughty...

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Published on July 01, 2015 17:12 • 2 views
Paul Howsley Paul Howsley's blog:

Rupert DreyfusToday I’ll be asking questions to the transgressive, black humour novelist, Rupert Dreyfus. His novel Spark, along with the eagerly awaited Rebel’s Sketchbook, deal with an array of subjects, such as disillusionment with society, multinationals, rebellion, hacktivism, and the dark places only few...

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Published on July 02, 2015 04:05 • 5 views
K. Graham Sutherland K. Graham Sutherland's blog:
Pre orders are now available for the first in a six book series! I'm putting the link up for everyone! And a wonderful good morning to all of my friends.
http://www.dreambigpublishing.net/adl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 08:55 • 24 views
Coral Russell Coral Russell's blog:

Sweet Trade of the Red Coral Part 4 There’s very little admirable about being a pirate. There’s very little functional about a pirate. There’s very little real about a pirate.” – Will Oldham One by one the crew looked up … Continue reading


The post Sweet Trade of the Red Coral Part 4 appeared fir...

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Published on June 29, 2015 08:00 • 5 views
Melanie   Greene Melanie Greene's blog:
Picture This site is a finalist!

I entered melaniegreene.com in the West Houston RWA's Romancing the URL Contest. And it's doing well so far! I am one of three finalists in the Contemporary Category, so fingers crossed, y'all. Winners announced in August.

What do you think? Is my site beautiful enough to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 01, 2015 15:30 • 5 views
Erin Finnegan Erin Finnegan's blog:
Last weekend, I got to hang out at the American Library Association's annual convention with the Interlude Press team. There was so much great to the weekend: meeting so many fantastic librarians, dropping by Books Inc. in the Castro District to see IP titles on the shelves, Pride weekend in San... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 08:44 • 5 views
Thích Nhất Hạnh Thích Nhất Hạnh's blog:
In 2014, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) approachedThich Nhat Hanh as an international faith leader, to requesta brief statement about climate change and our relationship to one another and to the Earth. This statement was published on the UNFCCC website,ahead... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 02, 2015 11:27 • 2 views
Sarah L. Holland Sarah L. Holland's blog:
June 2015 Book Haul / Wrap Up / July TBRAnd here rolls the end of June. My God, this year is really going fast...
June 2015 Book HaulI bought 3 books this month and they were 3 books that I was highly looking forward to too. Without further a due the books were:

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Conversion by Katherine... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 03:36 • 3 views
Julian Gray Julian Gray's blog:

Fussy Librarian, the e-book service for authors to connect with readers, posted an interview with Julian Gray today, discussing Interrogating Ellie. Read the interview here.


The post Author Q+A appeared first on Interrogating Ellie.

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Published on June 29, 2015 05:32 • 5 views
O.E. Boroni O.E. Boroni's blog:
Hello Guys! Its been one week since the release and so far, it’s been incredibly amazing. I’ve received emails from a lot of you on how much you enjoyed the book and loved the characters. Thank you all so very … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 05, 2015 11:03 • 5 views
Christina M. Rau Christina M. Rau's blog:
After I got two articles accepted by The Mid, I was on a writing tear. Then the rest of my articles got rejected. Apparently, the site is developing into something that is not within my writing style or content variety, meaning it seems to be shaping up into a site about parenting and how nostalg... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 02, 2015 10:54 • 2 views
Noa Velasco Noa Velasco's blog:

Este viernes fue la entrega de premios de la Universidad Popular de Aranjuez 2015. Participé en la modalidad de microrrelatos y, aunque en principio solo había un premio, debido a la dificultad de elegir ganador decidieron añadir una mención de honor con la que me obsequiaron.


premio microrrelato


Tengo entendido q...

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Published on June 29, 2015 05:27 • 6 views
Mike  Dawson Mike Dawson's blog:


#JoeSacco #Bumf

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Published on July 02, 2015 11:53 • 3 views
Kamy Wicoff Kamy Wicoff's blog:

Dear She Writers,


Six years ago today, June 29th, Deborah Siegel and I opened the virtual doors of this community, She Writes. Our vision was simple: in the rapidly changing, head-spinningly complex world of publishing, writers--and women writers in particular--needed a place to come together to s...

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Published on July 03, 2015 08:33 • 2 views
J.M. Martin J.M. Martin's blog:
Hashtag Writetips is my quick and dirty take on writers and the writing culture. Tune in for my random musings on how to write mo' betta. I'M TIRED. ARE YOU tired? Seems like most folks I know are plaindog-tired these days. Not getting enough rest is a chronic issue, and I think that definitely a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 18:31 • 6 views
Savannah Jezowski Savannah Jezowski's blog:


This week for Ring Around the Rose, we have TWO questions we will be answering. Feel free to answer them yourself and leave your answers in the comments or leave us links to your own blog post, and don't forget to check out the lovely post on Kaycee's blog from yesterday.

First, what is the first... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 04:20 • 5 views
Richard M Knittle Jr. Richard M Knittle Jr.'s blog:
Love

Finding love is one of
life's treasures
that should never be
forgot
that feeling you
feel as you fall
in love is one that
I wish would
never stop

What type of love
does not really
matter when
your heart is
full of love
nothing else
really matters

The love you feel
of a newborn
baby like
your Son... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 03, 2015 08:25 • 73 views
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