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G.G. Atcheson G.G. Atcheson's blog:
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Chapter 6

I woke up famished but overall feeling much better. The sound of whispers prompted me to use cautiousness. I was not alone.

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Published on July 22, 2014 12:10 • 1 view
Howard Parsons Howard Parsons's blog:
I'm over half-way done with the first pass of edits & rewrites. (Not much of the latter but I haven't reached the ones with the sucky dialogue yet!)

I started with the Epilogue and am going from back to front. When I reach the Prologue, I'll turn around and start at the beginning and go forwar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:08 • 6 views
Christopher Dines Christopher Dines's blog:
Mindfulness Meditation  Bringing Mindfulness into Everyday Life by Christopher Dines When we explore our awareness and reach higher realizations of pure consciousness, we are able to witness our minds in action. Mindful living raises us to higher levels of awareness that not even the most gifted intellectual minds can access if they do not honour the present moment.

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Published on July 22, 2014 12:07 • 6 views
Robert Dunbar Robert Dunbar's blog:
“You enter the forest at the darkest point, where there is no path.”
~ Joseph Campbell




My novella WOOD made a pretty awesome critical impact, but a lot of hardcore “book only” people complained about its only being available as an ebook. Trust me – these are not folks you want to annoy. (Writers ha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:38 • 1 view
J.S. Morin J.S. Morin's blog:

Well, for starters, the question you should have asked is “I’m going to be publishing my book in the next few months, what do I need to do to be ready?” That’s OK though, because one of the advantages of self-publishing is that you have no shelf-life (in the literal sense, because your books aren...

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Published on July 22, 2014 00:00 • 1 view
Mary Fan Mary Fan's blog:

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This person LOVES their idea for a book and thinks it’s pretty much the best thing ever. It’s something they’ve been dreaming up for years and years and is guaranteed to be a bestseller. This person even knows exactly what the cover art will look like and who will play the protagonist in the mov...

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Published on July 21, 2014 15:01 • 1 view
Clare Wilson Clare Wilson's blog:
Below, is the first chapter of my upcoming novel, The Listeners. The book is the second instalment of The Afterlife Novels, and follows the adventures of a girl called, Miriam Peters.

Unlike the first novel, Heaven's Waiting Room, Miriam is very much alive, but finds herself drawn into the world... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:32 • 26 views
Lisa  Crane Lisa Crane's blog:
If you follow me on Facebook, you know I'm a frequent teacher in the baby Bible class at church. Our elders decided a long time ago that we would have an actual class, as opposed to a nursery. Anyone who tells you babies can't learn about God is just wrong. They are little sponges, and while what... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:29 • 6 views
Ruth  Silver Ruth Silver's blog:

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“We all know how fragile life is, especially when faced with a life threatening illness.” ~Nic, Flirty and Dirty Book Blog.



Fiction introduced us. Reality binds us together.



Stephanie Thomas—co-founder of The Indie Bookshelf—has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer called gliobla...

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Published on July 20, 2014 22:00 • 4 views
Z.B. Heller Z.B. Heller's blog:
On the heals of the new Fifty Shades of Grey trailer, I reflect on what the book series has meant to me. I was first told about the book when it was only kindle version by my sister who claimed she was "obsessed" with it. This proved to be interesting for multiple reasons, one being that my siste... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:11 • 27 views
Sandra C. Gallegos Sandra C. Gallegos's blog:
¡Hola a todos!
Vuelvo al fin por aquí para dedicar una entrada a un premio al que me han nominado. Seguro que os suena el nombre, se trata de los Liebster Award y hay que seguir una serie de normas, cosa que me dispongo a hacer a continuación.¡Vamos allá!

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Published on July 21, 2014 07:45 • 1 view
Lyn Gala Lyn Gala's blog:

code4Well, I finally updated my webpage, and I have to give up on Firefly.


No, don’t get your panties bunched. I still love the show. I still love the fanfic I have done with the show, but I just don’t write that much fanfic with it, so my fourth slot on my main page switched from Firefly to Stargate.


Y...

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Published on July 22, 2014 10:11 • 9 views
J.S. Cooper J.S. Cooper's blog:

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TAMING MY PRINCE CHARMING TEASER #1


Taming My Prince Charming is the sequel to Finding My Prince Charming. Taming My Prince Charming will be out on Tuesday, July 29th.


Prologue


I always thought it would be romantic to be whisked away on a private jet by a handsome man. Only I never expected the...

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Published on July 20, 2014 18:08 • 4 views
Scarlett Edwards Scarlett Edwards's blog:
Quick post from my phone...

The second version of UY5 is done! I can honestly say that I love this book. There's so much that happens. We're not stuck in the mansion anymore. Stonehart and Lilly have some pretty epic battles, and our girl finally gets to speak her mind. There are surprises everyw... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 14:56 • 7 views
Katy Evans Katy Evans's blog:

Are you a writer or simply curious on how a writer deals with Writer’sBlock? I was interviewed atWriterspace today, check it out!


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Published on July 21, 2014 06:58 • 1 view
Wendelin Van Draanen Wendelin Van Draanen's blog:
Drum roll, please!



After months of planning we have northern loop Road Show dates ready to share! So if you're in...





California!

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Illinois!

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Nebraska!

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...check the roster for a stop near you!



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Published on July 20, 2014 18:15 • 1 view
Soman Chainani Soman Chainani's blog:


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Published on July 22, 2014 09:58 • 8 views
Anuja Chandramouli Anuja Chandramouli's blog:


I am so grateful to Ashwin and Anand - Giants in the Indian Literary space who have been so wonderfully kind and encouraging ! Both of them are so large - hearted and an inspiration to me. Wish them even more success in the years to come and here's hoping that someday, I am mentioned in the same... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 09:19 • 5 views
Jane Dougherty Jane Dougherty's blog:

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Chris Harrison follows up ‘We Are Toten Herzen’ with the next book in the series – ‘Toten Herzen Malandanti’, a comedic tale of the band’s adventures deep in the heart of the English Lake District. As well as w...

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Published on July 22, 2014 08:22 • 4 views
Robert   Cherry Robert Cherry's blog:
As God is my witness, I have never owned a blog, written a blog--or dreamed about a blog. So, when it comes to blogs, I'm a virgin!

How am I doing so far? I think at least a B+.

I love writing, reading, books, bookstores, (and many other non-book things, like traveling, good conversation and good... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 10:15 • 7 views
Deb Vanasse Deb Vanasse's blog:


I don't normally enter writing contests (not that I'm opposed to them), but three years ago, I submitted the first three pages of what was then my WIP (work in progress) to the Guide to Literary Agents literary fiction contest. To my surprise, I won - or rather, my beginning did.
Even so, I ende... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:00 • 6 views
E.A. Briginshaw E.A. Briginshaw's blog:
My latest novel "The Legacy" is basically a kidnapping story told against the backdrop of the 2016 Olympic Games being held in Brazil. However, there are numerous local and family connections.

Eric, one of the main characters in the book, is a graduate of the Financial Planning program at Fanshawe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 10:00 • 36 views
Megan Whitmer Megan Whitmer's blog:
(In case you're new around here and don't know why we're celebrating, my book,Between, comes out on July 29! As release day approaches, I've been thinking about what I want people to know about my book. I decided to spend the month highlighting some of my favorite characteristics of Between, and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 06:00 • 6 views
Karla Akins Karla Akins's blog:

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I don’t know where I’ve been and why I’ve not heard of Adriana Trigiani but here is an author I can’t get enough of.


Actually, I think I have read her before, but until I re-read her Big Gap book, I’m not positive. Funny how that happens.


This book was kind of surreal for me because it mentioned...

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Published on July 21, 2014 21:01 • 1 view
Carlos Calles Carlos Calles's blog:


Hoy en El Norte un artículo sobre @resorteramx ☺️

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Published on February 04, 2014 20:18 • 6 views
David   Meredith David Meredith's blog:
You can’t tell a book by its cover… But most people DO!

Let’s face it, cover art is important. Especially as a new author, if you have a blah book cover you might be dooming your masterpiece to obscurity before potential readers have perused so much as the acknowledgements. Cover art is the very f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:44 • 29 views
Willow Aster Willow Aster's blog:
Day 3 of the blog hop and I’m having a candid interview with Three Chicks and their...
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Published on July 22, 2014 06:06 • 7 views
Tracey M. Hook Tracey M. Hook's blog:
Natural Elements Standing in front of the fishmonger's stall she watched his knife remove the silvery scales almost in time with the music that blared from the shop next door. The music was familiar, taking her back to the hot cramped studio above a storefront on 110th and Amsterdam Ave. The drum... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:42 • 20 views
Stacey Marie Brown Stacey Marie Brown's blog:
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:30 • 26 views
J.M. LaRocca J.M. LaRocca's blog:
*****PROFESSOR CLINE BLURB ALERT*****
Title: Professor Cline (The Black Widow Series #1)
Author: J.M. La Rocca
Genre: Dark Romance
Release Date: Fall
Cover Reveal: Aug 26th
Add to TBR: http://bit.ly/SZYAFX

Getting pleasure from pain makes me a sadist. I’ve been that way for as long as I can remember.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:23 • 12 views
Julia  Mayer Julia Mayer's blog:
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Der Morgen beginnt wie eh und je. Ich stehe auf, nehme meine Tabletten und schaue, wie die Seite auf Facebook läuft und ob ich eMails zu verschicken habe. Gut, dass ich gestern bei der Bibliothek war und endlich die ausgeliehenen Bücher zurückgebracht habe - dadurch ist meine an der Kork... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 05:13 • 6 views
Joseph Grammer Joseph Grammer's blog:
On Friday I'm leaving for Iowa City for my first writer's workshop. The specific program is called The Literary Fabulist, and it's part of the Iowa Summer Writing Festival.

Since I'm calling myself a writer and seeking agents for my book, I figured the University of Iowa, one of the strongholds of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 10:56 • 12 views
R.J. Redlynn R.J. Redlynn's blog:
Here's another installment of my erotic blog. Today's story is something a bit different for me. It's short and I guess sweet depending on your point of view. Either way I hope you enjoy.

“Bzzzz”. My phone vibrated telling me I got a message. Everyone around me in the managers meeting noticed it,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:04 • 5 views
Tina Louise Brotz Tina Louise Brotz's blog:
My husband bought a Ford C-Max in 2012 and the car seemed possessed. The battery ran down by itself and the Bluetooth feature never worked right, so we did what any new buyer would do. We took the car back the next day. Alas, the car dealership told us they gave the car a diagnostic check and not... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:01 • 22 views
Clive S. Johnson Clive S. Johnson's blog:
I've started editing the Revised Edition of 'An Artist's Eye', the fifth book in the Dica Series, and thought some of you might like to see the new first chapter. It's only short. Nothing much has changed, just minor editing corrections so far.

It's been long enough since I finished and published... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 09:17 • 126 views
P.J. Roscoe P.J. Roscoe's blog:
Well, well, well, the summer is well and truly here in Wales - scorching our pale skin while we ponder the amazing orb in the sky and let's be honest fellow Welsh people, aren't we just a little bit praying for a tad of rain soon to cool down our burning epidermis??!
I am seeing quite a bit of th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:41 • 23 views
Debra Erfert Debra Erfert's blog:
In writing contemporary romantic suspense, like any genre, it's hard enough to sit down and write that first paragraph of a new story. But most of us don’t necessarily have a clear plan plotted out all the way to “the end.” At least I usually don't. Why not?

Because I am a “pantser,” or, I tell a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:35 • 6 views
Ken Doggett Ken Doggett's blog:
For those of you who buy your books at Kobo.com, all three of my books are now available at that website. http://store.kobobooks.com/en-US/eboo...
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:29 • 9 views
Jindriska Mendozová Jindriska Mendozová's blog:
Obchodování na burze. Velké peníze. Převratný algorismus, který generuje ještě větší zisky. Může je vytvářet do nekonečna? Kdy přijde bod zlomu? Více o knize na blogu.

UKÁZKA Z RECENZE:
Už před poměrně dlouhou dobou jsem redigovala překlad knížky, která se celá odehrávala ve světě burzovních makléř... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:25 • 26 views
Carina Rosa Carina Rosa's blog:
Parece que lá para o final do ano haverá novidades quanto a um novo livrinho meu! O título poderá ser alterado, assim como a sinopse e partes do seu miolo, mas o que interessa é que ainda antes do Natal, se tudo correr bem, vão poder lê-lo! Vou apresentar-me com uma nova cara, uma história difere... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:24 • 7 views
Sarah D. Towne Sarah D. Towne's blog:
Writing and publishing isn’t just a hobby – it’s a business. I think it’s especially important to look at writing as a business when you are a self-publishing author – Author as Author-preneur.

Reading Sophia Amoruso’s #GIRLBOSS book on her journey to entrepreneurial success in the fashion industr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:22 • 9 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

I love books that are old enough that they try to include a creature that is fantastic to them and end up doing something wildly improbably with it in view of modern thought. I run across things like this from time to time, and just ran across it again in Jules Verne’s The Mysterious Island.


The b...

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Published on July 21, 2014 17:00 • 5 views
Jade Varden Jade Varden's blog:
There are a whole lot of rules in the English language, and we know this to be true because I write about these rules all the time. And as an author, it's part of my job to follow those rules -- strictly. I must cling to them so passionately, in fact, that I actively and aggressively try to get o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 05:30 • 6 views
Rebecca Mildren Rebecca Mildren's blog:
It's summer! So, if you're anything like me, you've been spending excessive amounts of time out in your garden. Some people, like my mom, do flowers. Others, like my dad, do fruit trees. My guilty pleasure is veggies and herbs. Though both my parents garden, I wasn't always into it. I think I was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 08:18 • 18 views
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