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Alyson Mead Alyson Mead's blog:
I’m a big fan of lists. They’re easy to read, present data in a simple-to-understand way, and just look cool. Right? So as we skid toward the Labor Day weekend, the official end of summer, I’m already thinking of fall, and 5 ways this particular fall season is going to seriously rock your world:

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Published on August 27, 2014 20:32 • 1 view
Jennifer Faye Jennifer Faye's blog:









Hi. I know it has been eons since I put up a Wednesday Weigh-in post. I wish I had a really good excuse, but I don't. I let life get in the way and distract me. :-(

But this summer I got something totally cool and I hope it'll help get me back on track...
















It's a Nordic-track elliptical and I LOVE i...

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Published on August 26, 2014 21:00 • 1 view
Charlie Daye Charlie Daye's blog:
Breeders 2: The Rescue is now available on amazon.com.
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Published on August 27, 2014 19:59 • 6 views
Gunnar Angel Lawrence Gunnar Angel Lawrence's blog:
I applied in January to become a member of the International Thriller Writers Organization. As I am an indie author, they have a special side category for membership as an indie author. Only authors with respected publishers become part of their "Active Members" list. All through February to Apr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 16:25 • 4 views
Emma Chase Emma Chase's blog:
My fantasmic publisher, Gallery Books, is giving away 30 COPIES of Tied!!

Giveaway runs from now until September 18th! Good luck to everyone!

Enter here: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...
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Published on August 27, 2014 19:38 • 22 views
Sarah Darlington Sarah Darlington's blog:
The One. The Only. Leo MaddoxBy Sarah Darlington
This isChapter 4of the free web series from Leo Maddox's POV (Leo Maddox is one of the leading men from my novel,HE BELONGS WITH ME. You do not have to have read HBWM to enjoy these chapters.)
As I write, I will post more chapters! So be sure to fill... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 19:24 • 15 views
A. Blake White A. Blake White's blog:
"The New Testament's witness is clear - as also understood in the early church - that a proper reading of the Jewish Scriptures is one that reads them as fulfilled in Christ (otherwise, it is a sub-Christian reading) while also not denigrating or denying the continuing validity of the Old Testame... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 14:57 • 4 views
Samantha Jacobey Samantha Jacobey's blog:

IT’S HERE!!! Indelible is up for PREORDER on Amazon!!!
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CAPTIVE (book 1) – http://...

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Published on August 27, 2014 18:28 • 4 views
Stanley  Phillips Stanley Phillips's blog:
I Believe Everything We Do…

I believe everything we do lasts forever…as a testament of our existence…regardless of how mundane or special a moment might be. Yet, maybe there is a little more going on with life’s records than we are willing to grasp.

A little abstract thinking is now required.

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Published on August 27, 2014 19:12 • 6 views
Bradley Poage Bradley Poage's blog:
Hey Everyone,

I'm pleased to announce that Bedtime Tales of Horror: The Classic Collection is on a countdown sale currently.

You can get a copy now for amazon Kindle at the link below for only $.99.

In case you missed it, this is a collection of the first 40 Bedtime Tales of Horror.

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Published on August 27, 2014 19:11 • 5 views
Gregor Xane Gregor Xane's blog:
The five freshest voices in horror will make you reconsider leaving the house on October 31st with these all-new Halloween tales:

• A brother and sister creep out of the darkness with bags full of deadly tricks in Gregor Xane’s THE RIGGLE TWINS.

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Published on August 27, 2014 05:09 • 11 views
Kal Spriggs Kal Spriggs's blog:

If you’re like me, then networking as an author is hard. I hate feeling like I’m coming to the table with nothing besides my hat in my hands. I hate asking for anything, unless I can contribute something in return. Call it work ethic, call it stubborness, call it social anxiety, whatever, I origi...

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Published on August 27, 2014 07:21 • 1 view
Lucy Horner Lucy Horner's blog:

Today's article is slightly different from what I'd normally write about, but I'll use the excuse that the next academic year is approaching. Also, perhaps one or two of my readers are students (do lifelong students count?)

I've always enjoyed reading about learning techniques and study hacks, pa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 09:23 • 5 views
Piotr C Piotr C's blog:

Ta podróż wcale nie zaczęła się źle od początku, tylko mniej więcej od jednej trzeciej. Jechałem, jechałem, jechałem i w pewnym momencie komputer pokładowy do mnie przemówił i od razu wiedziałem, że będzie źle bo on jak się już wyświetla to zawsze będzie jakiś kłopot.


Przypomina to sytuację, gdy k...

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Published on August 27, 2014 12:48 • 1 view
Jim Dreis Jim Dreis's blog:
I believe my neurological problems are the result of being poisoned by a client. Unfortunately I've been unable to confirm it because my client died a few years later when her cancer returned.

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Published on August 27, 2014 18:57 • 5 views
Chrystal Vaughan Chrystal Vaughan's blog:
My friend and fellow author Sheila Lamb invited me to participate in IC Publishing's Writing Path Blog Tour. Check out Sheila's responses, and her lovely website called Fiery Arrow, by clicking here.


1. How do you start your writing projects?
This is a tough one. I have so many projects going at... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 15:23 • 6 views
Varsha Seshan Varsha Seshan's blog:

We read aloud, acted, spoke, coloured, stamped and drew. I heard two stories about a zoo, and we read a lovely story about two rabbits and a fairy princess. What a feast of stories it was! The three-day storytelling workshop had:
1. Tikki tikki tembo
2. The Witch and her Two Daughters (adapted fr...

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Published on August 26, 2014 19:36 • 3 views
H.J.Lawson H.J.Lawson's blog:
Free War Kids Ebook

Please DM if you would be interested in receiving a free Ebook of War Kids.
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Published on August 27, 2014 18:39 • 28 views
Laura H. Pearl Laura H. Pearl's blog:
Hi there! I've been AWOL (again), but life has been incredibly hectic. I would tell you why, but that would ruin some surprise DIY Christmas gifts I'm working on for my boys, so...

And it's not just that; there's the matter of that book I'm writing...

And there are also thank you notes to write, an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 07:34 • 1 view
Kristen Strassel Kristen Strassel's blog:

Today’s brew: Water. Still kind of dehydrated from working outside


by Kristen


We-Own-the-Night-print-FOR-WEB


WE OWN THE NIGHT comes Monday, September 1! You can preorder it now and it will be waiting for you in your Kindle or iPad at midnight. Or wait til Monday, if you’re into that sort of thing. You guys were good. I made y...

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Published on August 27, 2014 16:04 • 4 views
Pam Grout Pam Grout's blog:

I recently wrote a story for CNN called “The Optimists Guide to Off-season Travel Bargains,” the idea being that just as every bull market has a bear, every tourist destination has a flip side, a season when prices go down.


Right now, for example, hurricane season has impelled resorts in Mexico a...

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Published on August 27, 2014 10:18 • 1 view
Colleen Brown Colleen Brown's blog:
“I remember seeing the lighthouse in the distance, and feeling her hand slip into mine on the car ride there. There was something in the way she kissed my lips that made me think that she knew this might be the last moment of us moving into the feeling of infinity together. Then suddenly we were... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 11:39 • 1 view
Shawn T. Smith Shawn T. Smith's blog:

“Hi. I’m looking for a Chicago screw,” I announced to the woman behind the counter at the hardware store.


A Chicago screw is essentially a large rivet, but it requires no rivet gun. You simply screw the two ends together. It’s also known as a sex bolt, though sex bolts are typically more robust.


Bu...

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Published on August 27, 2014 09:36 • 6 views
Pam Jenoff Pam Jenoff's blog:
Back in the mid-1990’s, I packed up everything I owned, put my Mazda Protégé on a ship and moved halfway around the world by myself to be a diplomat for the State Department in Krakow, Poland. I was 24 years old and didn’t think twice about whether it was a good idea or safe. Communism had just e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 18:13 • 8 views
Cindy Sutherland Cindy Sutherland's blog:

So, I have a couple of things to talk about today and let’s start with the less controversial one.


The death of actor/comedian Robin Williams hit me pretty hard. I’m one of those old enough to remember him on Mork and Mindy and he made me smile so many times over the years…only slightly more time...

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Published on August 27, 2014 07:27 • 5 views
Stephen Kozeniewski Stephen Kozeniewski's blog:
Hello, boils and ghouls! Ah ha ha ha ha ha ha!

Today we've got a great guest, just smashing. A. Giacomi, perhaps better known as the Poetic Zombie, is gracing us with her presence today to tell us a little bit about her life before her upcoming EVE BRENNER: ZOMBIE GIRL books are released and she g... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 09:00 • 9 views
Eileen Doyon Eileen Doyon's blog:

Thank you Ruth for this recent review of Dedications: Dads and Daughters posted on Amazon.com on August 26, 2014!


“Beautifully written stories from every day people! The author channeled her grief of losing her Father into a book and allowed others to do the same by sharing their stories and memo...

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Published on August 27, 2014 10:49 • 4 views
Răzvan Ţupa Răzvan Ţupa's blog:

Potrivit unui comunicat de presă, joi, 28 august 2014, de la 19.30, la loKal (str. Mihai Eminescu, nr. 57) va avea loc seara de poezie “Best Women Poetry Act”. Vor citi: Rita Chirian, Domnica Drumea, Doina Ioanid, Cristina Ispas, Angela Marinescu, Krista Szöcs, Miruna Vlada, Elena Vlădăreanu. Cel...

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Published on August 27, 2014 06:26 • 6 views
Shyama Perera Shyama Perera's blog:
Welcome to the Big Bother house where life really is a riot; wherereality theatre takes on reality TV and wins. Forget celebrity actors with botoxed faces putting the world to rights - though there are celebrity actors and hints of frozen cheek and forehead in the Almeida's reconfigured auditoriu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 15:50 • 1 view
Nick Mamatas Nick Mamatas's blog:
I am part of another SFSignal Mind Meld, this one on underrated authors. Only some of the answers were embarrassing: Joe Hill, Bulgakov, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman. A current acclaimed bestseller with a movie coming out is not underrated. A writer whose big novel sells hundreds of copies every... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 17:16 • 8 views
Simon Van Booy Simon Van Booy's blog:

Meet Simon this autumn at readings in New York City, Boston, and Milwaukee:

http://www.simonvanbooy.com/tourdates.htm


Simon Van Booy ›› Author Biography
www.simonvanbooy.com
Tuesday, September 09, 2014NEW YORK7:00 PMSTRAND BOOKSTORE 828 Broadway New York, NY 10003-4805 Emily Simpson212.473.1452 exe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 12:24 • 6 views
Ruth Reichl Ruth Reichl's blog:

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The day before I left for Australia, I found a beautiful purple daikon radish at the farmer’s market.


I didn’t have time to eat it before I left. So I did the obvious thing: made it into pickles.


For the first few hours, the radish’s incredible purple tie-die color lasted. But eventually it gave wa...

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Published on August 27, 2014 09:30 • 4 views
Brandon Stanton Brandon Stanton's blog:


"A few days before she died, my mom called us all together and told us that she’d had a dream. She said that she dreamed she had died, and that she met my dad in heaven. She begged my dad to let her stay with him, but he told her: ‘You have to go back. Or there will be nobody to raise our kids.’...

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Published on August 27, 2014 15:43 • 5 views
Kathryn Hinds Kathryn Hinds's blog:
(I am going to be busy!)

Title: Napoleon and the Song of Ice and Roses
Time: Fri 01:00 pm Location: Embassy C - Hyatt (Length: 1)
Description: Some of our favorite fantasy epics have their roots in real-world ones. How does our history get a new life in fantasy?

Title: All the Single Ladies
Time: Fri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 27, 2014 17:20 • 7 views
Ksenia Anske Ksenia Anske's blog:



Photo by Ana Luísa Pinto







Photo byAna Luísa Pinto








How timely, to talk about this. It seems the topic is in the air, with the latest article on Haruki Murakami and how he doesn't give a shit, and the latest blog post by Chuck Wendig on how you'll never get anywhere if you compare yourself to others, and my own thoughts to...

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Published on August 27, 2014 10:28 • 16 views
Casey Peeler Casey Peeler's blog:

SPBT


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Synopsis

Life is full of choices, good, bad, and the ones you can’t control. Raegan is perfect in every way, but what happens when life occurs? By day, Raegan is a typical high school student, but at three o’clock, her real work begins.


Varsity cheerleader, honor student, and proud granddaughte...

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Published on August 26, 2014 22:58 • 2 views
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