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Thomas W. Devine Thomas W. Devine's blog:
I couldn’t let this milestone pass without recording it.

Following further self-editing, based on the comments of a beta reader, I have sent the manuscript of my 11th novel to a manuscript assessor. I’m satisfied with its progress to that extent.

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Published on July 22, 2017 12:27 • 8 views
Saundra Kelley Saundra Kelley's blog:
A couple of weeks ago I took a journey which challenged almost everything I know and believe, driving over 2,000 miles in two weeks of storytelling, writing, and exploration in the mountains of Appalachia.

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Published on July 22, 2017 12:25 • 1 view
Melanie  Fischer Melanie Fischer's blog:
She followed the light that shines so bright. She leaves her trusted routes, looked up to the sky and she realized her fated life can blow up day by day. Put into the inner circle of life. She relaxed. Her trusts comes up to her future ways. She waits sometimes in silence of hope. She knows her t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 12:22 • 21 views
James Litherland James Litherland's blog:
It’s been even hotter this week than last. So no, I didn’t finish rewriting the second chapter of Slowpocalypse Book 5, but I rewrote a bigger chunk than last week, despite the heat. And I got to the halfway point on the first draft of Watchbearers Book 5, which puts me ahead of where I had hoped... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 11:33 • 10 views
Daniel Godfrey Daniel Godfrey's blog:
A quick blog post to bring together a few bits and pieces that have happened over the last few months! :-)

April: New Pompeii was published in the Czech Republic (as Nove Pompeje, with a fancy new cover). My website also includes a fun book trailer produced by the publisher. http://www.daniel-godf... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 11:40 • 13 views
Johnny Scarlotti Johnny Scarlotti's blog:
buy my new book Still in My Twenties
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Published on July 22, 2017 11:13 • 9 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
For my fans! I've updated the READING ORDER BY PUBLICATION DATE - Download it FREE here (along with family trees and more!): http://melissafoster.com/reader-goodies/

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:37 • 14 views
J.S. Rumble J.S. Rumble's blog:
Part 4 of 4 of the cover has been released today. Visit me on facebook or twitter to have a look.

https://www.facebook.com/971651532938...

@JSRumbleAuthor

Not long now till the new book is published! The ebook is going to be #FREE and yes there will be a giveaway on Goodreads at some point.

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Published on July 22, 2017 10:01 • 13 views
Lucia Sinn Lucia Sinn's blog:
Authors: are you bothered by low sales of your book? Do you think it means it wasn't any good? I've just read the latest biography of F. Scott Fitzgerald, and it seems they only sold nine copies of The Great Gatsby the second year after it was published. Wow! It wasn't until World War II began th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 10:00 • 13 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
You Can Be A Hero Alone Survival Stories for the Isolated Christian by Katheryn Maddox HaddadThe scripture for today, July 22 (7/22), is 2nd Samuel 7:22 as found in the Old Testament of the Bible.

"How great you are, O Sovereign Lord! There is no one like you, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears."

How do we know there is no God but the God of the Bible that we... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 09:35 • 12 views
Tara Fox Hall Tara Fox Hall's blog:
Of Hot Air Balloons and Heart’s Desires

Summer is here, and I look forward to a new joy this year: seeing my late father’s pride and joy, Pegasus, fly the skies again.

When my father passed away last year, I sold his custom hot air balloon to help pay for his final arrangements. My father hadn’t fl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 09:35 • 39 views
Tamryn Spruill Tamryn Spruill's blog:
For a collection that tackles such broad themes related to the dark side of humanity's doings, DEFY! anthology of poems, prose, & art of resistance is a surprisingly intimate reading experience. The 5" x 8" size of the book is part of it. But, really, it is the words and images on the page, f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 09:04 • 10 views
J. Yates J. Yates's blog:
Paradox Child Book 1, Therianthropy Book 2, Original Destination Book 3 All #Free Book Promotion
July 27-31 #Amazon
#steampunk #timetravel
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Published on July 22, 2017 08:00 • 16 views
M.M. Graham M.M. Graham's blog:
For all the dog lovers, don't forget to check out my journals, available to purchase on Amazon :)

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Published on July 22, 2017 07:40 • 17 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
I'm really excited to announce a 5-page feature spread on my #transhumanism work and Libertarian Governor campaign in today's Times of London Magazine, one of England's oldest and largest papers. There's a paywall for digital but I think you can get two articles free without registering. If you h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 07:21 • 10 views
Tracy Corbett Tracy Corbett's blog:
This week, I decided it was time to get back to writing. After all, ultimately that’s what this journey is all about. Writing stories. I’m still plotting ideas for my next novel, so until I’m ready to start work on a bigger project, I need something to ensure I don’t get rusty. I enjoy writing sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 07:11 • 47 views
Deanie Humphrys-Dunne Deanie Humphrys-Dunne's blog:
I'd like to thank everyone who entered the Goodreads Giveaway for my new book, My Life at Sweetbrier-A Life Changed by Horses. I'm thrilled to announce the 5 winners;
Brittany Sickel
Calen Treat
Michael Shulman
Kitty Honeycutt
Tony Parsons
I hope you enjoy this true story, which highlights the power o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 07:05 • 48 views
Benjamin Ludwig Benjamin Ludwig's blog:

My son, who’s almost four, finished preschool in late June.  He’d been attending for two hours a day, Monday through Thursday – just a taste of school, a chance for him to be in the classroom with kids his own age.  It was a successful year for him, so there was a lot to celebrate on the last day...

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Published on July 22, 2017 05:55 • 13 views
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
Hello everyone!

Just cutting in to my almost daily posts from Beer Club 3: It's Not as Bad as you Might Think (the new story I'm working on) to thank all the readers who have expressed an interest in Pain Center the Novel! My July Giveaway just closed, and the winners have been selected.

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Published on July 22, 2017 05:59 • 27 views
Catalin Negru Catalin Negru's blog:
Originally answered here.

Cultures, nations, religions and races often and mostly overlap, as in the picture below.



This is why some uninformed people such as Ben Affleck (in this example) think that criticizing religion is racist. No, it is not.

- Criticizing (particular) cultures is not racist, ev... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 05:48 • 10 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:
Join me and many other Romance Authors next Saturday, July 29 at the Dolphin Resort in Walt Dinsey World for a mega book signing.I’ll be there from 3-5pm EST with copies of COOKING WITH KANDY and A KISS UNDER THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS to sign. The money that’s paid for the books goes to the Nora Rober... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 05:45 • 28 views
Maria      Hernandez Maria Hernandez's blog:
"Look into her eyes and you will see a woman who has witnessed Heaven and Hell, and is comfortable in both worlds."

Trapped 2 coming soon.
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Published on July 22, 2017 05:40 • 34 views
Andrew J. Wirth Andrew J. Wirth's blog:
We never realize how much numbers are used,
Until these numbers refer to you.
567221 is how I’m known.
My life is that of mere existence.
Just another number,
A lost soul you could say.
Tears dried up,
Lives moved on.
Every day is a struggle,
It’s hard for me to carry on.
But I think of the day that freedo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 05:34 • 12 views
Bradley Charbonneau Bradley Charbonneau's blog:
You can hop on and hop off, but it's not what you're thinking.
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Published on July 21, 2017 10:29 • 11 views
K.A. Wiggins K.A. Wiggins's blog:

Geek writing/publishing craft time: basically my first day after deciding to join this year���s Pitchwars, I won a (luck-of-the-draw) query critique from the amazing Alicia Clancy! Alicia���s an Assistant Editor at St. Martin���s Press, Pitchwars mentor for the YA group and happens to be on my on...

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Published on July 20, 2017 17:00 • 11 views
Rebecca Winkler Rebecca Winkler's blog:
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Published on May 31, 2017 08:11 • 11 views
Daphne Dubois Daphne Dubois's blog:
ADDICTED TO LOVEby Jennifer Wilck
Sometimes love is the most addictive habit of all.



Dan Rothberg struggled after an accident killed his wife and he nearly lost custody of his daughter. He can no longer allow himself to get attached to anything or anyone. Until he meets Hannah.

Hannah Cohen is a yo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 19, 2017 15:26 • 13 views
Emmy van Ruijven Emmy van Ruijven's blog:

Reign of Shadows zette ik destijds op mijn goodreads TBR omdat ik het omslag zo belachelijk mooi vond. En toen vond ik het boek goedkoop op de Bookdepository en toen moest en zou ik hem kopen. En dit bleek absoluut geen miskoop te zijn. Luna is de dochter van de vermoorde koning en koningin en […...

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Published on July 21, 2017 22:00 • 15 views
Tom  Glenn Tom Glenn's blog:

A man who served in Vietnam and suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Injury wrote me that Last of the Annamese moved him. He told me he’s considering working with other veterans who struggle with the trauma. I urged him to use his experience to help others. And I told him of my experience.


As I’ve s...

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Published on July 21, 2017 06:35 • 10 views
Bellann Summer Bellann Summer's blog:
Today's author at ManLove Fantasies is my friend Terry Poole. I met her at GRL last year and never laughed so hard with someone. Enjoy her story, I did.
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Published on July 21, 2017 06:10 • 10 views
Theresa  Smith Theresa Smith's blog:
The Light on the Water…
Book Description:

Recently divorced and trying to make sense of her new life, Anne takes her daughter Aida on an overnight bushwalk in the moody wilderness of Wilsons Promontory. In a split second, Aida disappears and a frantic Anne scrambles for help. Some of the emergency...

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Published on July 21, 2017 13:00 • 10 views
K.L. Loveley K.L. Loveley's blog:

I felt compelled to share this with you all. My husband and I have witnessed many marvels of nature during our time on the British inland waterways.  There have been numerous occasions when we have observed the sweetest evidence of new life.


A few weeks ago, we set off for a four- day round trip f...

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Published on July 21, 2017 15:22 • 12 views
Nancy Stearns Bercaw Nancy Stearns Bercaw's blog:
One of the very first people who befriended me here in Ajman, UAE is named E. She is kind and thoughtful. Her English isn’t great, or perhaps I should say my Arabic is awful, so we don’t understand each other very well. Last Thursday afternoon she came to wish me a good weekend — using the beauti... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2017 02:06 • 17 views
Jenn Polish Jenn Polish's blog:

Over on my tumblr, the wonderful invisible-galaxies asked:

"What are you best tips for writing a book? I just started writing one, so I would love some advice."

Well, my dear. Feel free to follow up here with more specific questions about your own writing process, but my first instincts (after mull...

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Published on July 21, 2017 05:43 • 11 views
Garry Kasparov Garry Kasparov's blog:

by Garry Kasparov


READ ORIGINAL ARTICLE AT THE DAILY NEWS


For autocrats, angry denial is the first phase of responding to accurate charges against them. “No! Never! A complete fabrication!”


As evidence accumulates, this shifts to feigning ignorance and claiming misunderstanding, along with attempt...

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Published on July 21, 2017 14:48 • 10 views
Carolyn Denman Carolyn Denman's blog:

Harlequin’s Riddle – Book 1 of the Tales of Tarya

Written by Rachel Nightingale

Published By Odyssey Books

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I wasn’t entirely certain what to expect when I opened this book. Which is exactly how I like my books to be. If a book has a pretty premise, a pretty cover (and wow, what...

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Published on July 21, 2017 15:41 • 9 views
Jessica  Taylor Jessica Taylor's blog:


Bay Area! The launch party for A MAP FOR WRECKED GIRLS is August 15th, 7pm at Kepler’s Books. I’ll be in conversation with Stephanie Garber, the rockstar author of CARAVAL. We’ll have giveaways, book talk, and Q&A. Everyone in attendance gets a pair of these sunglasses and there will be treat...

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Published on July 21, 2017 12:20 • 10 views
Susan Trombley Susan Trombley's blog:

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Author’s Note: Hurray! I’m back to work and loving it! I missed my keyboard, and it was good to get back to this story. I don’t have a whole lot to add to that, except to say please feel free to comment and critique below. Tell me what you think. Also, just a brief reminder that I a...

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Published on July 21, 2017 10:26 • 12 views
September Williams September Williams's blog:

Chasing Mercury's debut reading, post publication, was in 'real good company' last night. James Warner hosted Inside Storytime at the Octopus Literary Lounge in Oakland. I was in love with the Octopus at first sight. A cafe and book shop with carefully curated shelves of the most progressive lite...

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Published on July 21, 2017 10:07 • 18 views
Scott Allsop Scott Allsop's blog:
Pablo Escobar became involved in the fledgling cocaine smuggling industry in the early 1970s. He expanded his operations from 1975 onwards and, by the 1980s, was the leading supplier of cocaine to the United States.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2017 19:05 • 10 views
Milana Jacks Milana Jacks's blog:

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Some of the hottest Science Fiction and Fantasy ROMANCE authors put together a July promotion. Start reading new series with FREE books. My Goddess is waiting HERE.


You are welcome!


The post FREE Scifi and Fantasy books. Time sensitive. Hurry! appeared first on Milana Jacks.

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Published on July 21, 2017 11:04 • 10 views
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