Last night, the cover for INFINITE in German appeared on the internet! So because I love seeing covers all lined up, and I assume you do too, here they are!
What does it allmean? The series title is THE SEA OF SOULS, and the book titles are ONLY ONE LIFE, ONLY ONE LOVE, and ONLY ONE NIGHT.
On...Read more of this blog post »
I was recently chatting with some authors, when one confessed how much she loathed Best of Book Lists this time of year. We all chimed in with our shared exhaustion on the topic, and we admitted that our enjoyment of them was in direct correlation with whether or not we made a list. Because of t...Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
This biography affords an insight into the life of an extraordinary man O.G.S. Crawford. His life is symptomatic of an age when the ‘Great British Eccentric’ could still thrive although,... Read more of this blog post »
Now, I didn't look it up on Snopes, well I tried and couldn't find it, so I'm assuming it's truth. This statement for me is wrong in just so many ways. Let me tell you why.
1. He is a role model for young people. Young people should read. Why? Because it is proven... Read more of this blog post »
If you'd like me to "visit", simply drop me a line. I'm in the Mountain Time Zone and am typical... Read more of this blog post »
Love the cover art, and this TOC is so amazing. Honored to have my story “Playing With Fire” in here. It’s got more wolves, fireflies, a hut on a hill, a man alone trying to fix his broken heart, and a giant tree branch that may be his undoing.
Looks like Michael Bailey and Written Backwards have...Read more of this blog post »
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And you'll have my sympathy, and a recommendation to hit that "Block/Report" button right quickly.
There's an explanation for that recommendation - as well as some background links, an... Read more of this blog post »
• the First Words of the Bible,
• The First Humankind, and
• The First Sin.
Today we come to the first sacrifice.
It is notable that as sin is introduced in Gen 3, the first thing we read about in Gen 4 is sacrifice. Wherever there is sin there needs to be sacrifice to deal with... Read more of this blog post »
1. Giveaway -- better late than never, but I'm finally announcing the winner of THE DARK BETWEEN blog tour contest. Congratulations to:
Heidi Davis -- a package of goodies will be coming your way very soon!
2. The Sound of Music -- I'm rather annoyed with myself fo... Read more of this blog post »
Not long ago, I used a great service called SelfPubBookCovers.com. I had just revised an old story of mine and wanted to give it a fresh new look but didn’t want to wait the usual 6-8 weeks for a cover so I decided to try something new. Browsing through hundreds of premade covers, I found one tha...Read more of this blog post »
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Most people have a vague idea of what’s good and bad for our skin, but since we don’t understand the biology involved, we either do nothing or the wrong things, says skin-care expert Ron Cummings.
“How many times do we find mixed reports on health? Are eggs good or...Read more of this blog post »
January’s Author D&D game, taking place at Legendary ConFusion, is looking to be the most epic game yet. Howard Tayler has been hard at work painting minis for each of the players. Check out this work-in-progress photo:
Here is the character line-up thus far:
Male Human Paladin (Myke)
Male Dw... Read more of this blog post »
I know the author online. I’ve participated in many email chains with him, Sarah, Mike, and Tom. I’ve got a copy, but I’ve not had a chance to read it yet. I wanted to read the reveiw copy, but I’ve got a deadline and I’ve been slammed. I’ve heard good things about it though.
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One of the most fun and valuable parts of what we do in the Picture Book workshop at Lighthouse Writers Workshop is manuscript critiques. Yesterday afternoon I was absolutely delighted to see the transformation of two manuscripts we had had the honor and pleasure of reading and critiquing previou...Read more of this blog post »
I recently attempted to make a two-minute video for my new book My Life & Other Stuff That Went Wrongwith a bunch of rotten kids. They ruined the whole thing.
I realised later that one of the kids in the video was the guy who previously sent me a blackmail letter. Let this be a warning to othe... Read more of this blog post »
This is aWorldbuildersblog.
When I first started worldbuilders six years ago, I did the whole thing out of my living room. It was just an idea I was trying out on my blog, so the only prizes I had to give away were my own books, and I had grand dreams of maybe, just maybe raising as much as $500...Read more of this blog post »
Great Books at Great Prices
Find your next favorite novel!!
The Broken Destiny by Carlyle Labuschagne:
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Yes, it's a cartoon. I did it again. A cartoon.
*Penny waits while everyone chuckles at her expense*
I just wanted to offer a fun holiday shortie for my long-suffering fans and readers and people who like to make fun of me.
So, here you go!
Here's the blurb...
Looking for a super-schmaltz... Read more of this blog post »
Get all 4 parts in a bargain bundle for $2.99 ! All Romance EbooksAmazonBarnes & NobleSmashwords******When Kai Kelly inherits her estranged grandfather’s estate in Bliss, Idaho, life becomes anything but blissful. The discovery of a beautiful, but unusual, ring in the attic leads to much mor... Read more of this blog post »
There were times he dreamed that the cage had taken him after all; that he made some impassioned speech confessing guilt and repentance on the floor of the Hearings Chamber, and offered himself up for the sentence instead. That the Chancellery law-lords in their enthroning chairs and finery murmu...Read more of this blog post »
Are the two orange circles of the same size?One way to understand more about the brain is to look at how we can trick it, that is, to look at how the brain reacts to teasers and visual illusions.
Here are 10 visual illusions to combine fun and learning about the visual system.We know you know...Read more of this blog post »
Jason’s SidecarGinn HaleJason frowned at himself in the mirror, yanking the uncomfortable noose of his tie in an attempt to get the thing straight. Somehow every adjustment he made only worsened the situation. Also it suddenly struck him that instead of recreating the stylishly ruffled look his... Read more of this blog post »
Two nights ago, I had this dream that I was super sick, with a sore throat and sinuses filled with concrete-like gunk. Yesterday morning, I woke up with a sore throat, and sinuses filled with concrete-like gunk.
Last night, I had a dream that I was some sort of combination of Superman and The Doct...Read more of this blog post »
If you shop on Kindle, then you're in for a treat until 12th December, because I've reduced both Purple and Ealdorman to $0.99 or £0.77.
Remember, book 4 of Unison is due for release on 1st January 2014,... Read more of this blog post »
Life can be one big distraction. Emails, phone calls, text messages, tweets and posts can quickly eat away at the hour or less of writing time you’ve carved out for yourself. And those are just the digital distractions! They don’t account for the mental, physical, and emotional distractions you h...Read more of this blog post »
Tonight’s free song from the Colors Made of Tears soundtrack is “Chappy Chaperello,” but there is a story behind this song…
Legend has it that in the late 1880s a former slave by the name of Chaperello, or Chappy to those who knew him, developed a new form of lip balm dispensed by means of an appl...Read more of this blog post »