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Kathy Sharp Kathy Sharp's blog:
“And this used to be such a pleasant neighbourhood.” Mrs Churchill bristled with indignation. And so did her dog, baring its teeth.
“Hush, Charles,” she said sharply, before a growl could develop. The dog sat down obediently.
“They tell me I am guilty of common assault,” she went on. “Me! A pillar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 00:17 • 39 views
Michael Marsters Michael Marsters's blog:
Virtue belongs to us all;
Vice is yours or mine alone.
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Published on January 25, 2015 23:39 • 3 views
N.  Davis N. Davis's blog:
Hey, hey it’s my first post for the year! SO sorry that I haven’t been posting for a while (my internet has been down) but, anyway hope that the New Year is going well for everyone. I don’t know about any of you but the first month of the year always seems to go so quickly, and as soon as it’s ov... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 23:37 • 40 views
مرجان محمدی مرجان محمدی's blog:

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Published on January 24, 2015 23:57 • 3 views
Scarlett Avery Scarlett Avery's blog:

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Only 19 days to go before the Fifty Shades of Grey Movie!!!


All right, so there is a bathroom scene in the Fifty Shades of Grey Movie and that got me thinking of a photo I shared on Pinterest has become the most shared photo I’ve pinned so far.


Here’s the photo I was talking about:


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When I first...

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Published on January 25, 2015 06:00 • 1 view
Alyson Mead Alyson Mead's blog:
“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” – Rudyard Kipling

One of my favorite quotes is by a British writer of novels, short stories and poems. From The Jungle Book to Gunga Din, this guy knew that one of the most powerful things we have at our disposal as human beings are m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 22:57 • 4 views
Kate Heartfield Kate Heartfield's blog:

Unlikely Influences isa series of weekly blog posts abouthow science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too.


This week’s installment is by Rebecca Schwarz, and it appeared first on Rebecca’...

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Published on January 25, 2015 01:00 • 3 views
Jonathan Nathaniel Bivens Jonathan Nathaniel Bivens's blog:
Thought I try out blogging for the first real time. Never really cared for it but I thought hey maybe one day some one will read this and I really didn't have anything to do at this moment of me typing.

I mostly wanted to use it to say hey and hellos to people who might try to find out more about... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 22:51 • 4 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
Even the roughest among them cannot stand rain this weather while it is a nice camera picture of iron cable holding up clothes.Any iron shall love a village rain and succumb to long term charm.

Take bald eagle man seen rusting on park bench looking at the sky with his eyes , tiny white flowers dro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 22:26 • 38 views
Marysol James Marysol James's blog:


Something kind of fun (I hope!).


I have a female character in ‘Killer Curves’ (Dangerous Curves #3) who is, at the moment, nameless. That got me thinking that I should be inspired by one of YOUR names. Right?


So! If you’d like to be in my next book – or at least a character will have your name –...

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Published on January 25, 2015 06:19 • 5 views
Samuel J.M. King Samuel J.M. King's blog:
I learned yesterday that Marion Zimmer Bradley a well-known and award winning fantasy author has recently been accused by her children of sexual abuse - terrible abuse over a sustained period. Bradley died in 1999.

Whoa - 1999? Hmmm.

I've never read any of Ms. Bradley's work nor had I, before learn... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 21:40 • 4 views
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day – Panther chameleon: http://www.flchams.com/inventory/Hunt...
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Published on January 25, 2015 21:35 • 6 views
K. Lynn Smith K. Lynn Smith's blog:
Comic #223

Rude, Corrick.

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Published on January 25, 2015 19:40 • 5 views
Marilag Angway Marilag Angway's blog:
It seems like such a long time since I did one of these, but since one of my cousins celebrated a birthday, there was no doubt I was going to bake him a geeky fandomy cake of fandomy awesomeness! The subject in this case? Well, no other than��Avatar: The Last Airbender! The first thing I’m […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 07:00 • 4 views
Stacy Navarro Stacy Navarro's blog:
Calling all young-adult fiction fans!

I'd love to have you read my book, Hand Over Your Heart!
*As exciting as it was to win Crossbook's Writing Contest with this manuscript, hearing from my readers is even better!

For a chance to win one of two copies of Hand Over Your Heart, enter my Goodreads Gi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 21:24 • 13 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
The scripture for today, January 26, is 1st Samuel 1:26f as found in the Old Testament of the Bible:

"And she said to him, 'As surely as you live, my lord, I am the woman who stood here beside you praying to the Lord. I prayed for this child and the Lord has granted me what I asked of him."

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Published on January 25, 2015 21:17 • 5 views
Lola Faye Arnold Lola Faye Arnold's blog:
I reckon I should classify dreams in a couple of categories before I give my comments on why dreams are important.

We have night dreams, sometimes wonderful, horrifying, or very vague, those that you can only remember bits and pieces of.

Maybe one might need a doctorate to be able to give the purp... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 21:10 • 6 views
Yolanda Ramos Yolanda Ramos's blog:

Thank you wonderful people for entering my giveaway. Here is a list of the winners:


Khalid Hussain

Sravani Sripada

Bregje van Gastel

Vicky Reynolds

Carrie Sharp


I will be mailing you The Seventh Sentinel on Monday, together with a small gift.


Once again everyone, thank you for entering.


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Renae Kaye Renae Kaye's blog:
I've decided to put these fascinating points from this news article (link) here so that I can find them again. (Article from Johan Hari's book,Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs).





I have been turning over the essential mystery of addiction in my mind — what causes some... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 05:00 • 5 views
Suman Pokhrel Suman Pokhrel's blog:
तिब्बत
उदय प्रकाश



तिब्बतबाट आएका
लामाहरू
घुमिरहन्छन् अचेल
मन्त्र गुन्नुनाउँदै ।

तिनका खच्चरका झुन्डहरू
बगैँचामा पस्दछन्, तर
खाँदैनन् सयपत्रीका बिरुवाहरू ।

सयपत्रीको एउटा थुङगामा
कति फूल हुन्छन्
पापा ?

तिब्बतमा बर्खा भएको बेलामा
हाम्रोमा कुन मौषम हुन्छ ?

तिब्बतमा तीन बजेको बेला
हाम्रोमा कति बजेको हुन्छ ?

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Published on January 25, 2015 20:54 • 6 views
Scarlett Finn Scarlett Finn's blog:

Explicit, #1



Synopsis


‘I wouldn’t do that if I were you.’


Stranded and searching for a phone, Flick inadvertently walks into danger, and finds herself living in a nightmare. But an unexpected reprieve comes in the form of a stranger, a looming silhouette more terrifying than the evil that captured...

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Published on January 25, 2015 14:15 • 5 views
Annamaria Bazzi Annamaria Bazzi's blog:

Good morning.


It’s been a while since I’ve given an update on what I’m working on. With Kendíka around, she’s so efficient, I sometimes forget to inform my followers.


I completed my first romance novella. Right now I’m calling it The Impossible Ownership, but I’m not too sure of the title. My cover...

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Published on January 25, 2015 07:53 • 4 views
Robert Paul Wolff Robert Paul Wolff's blog:

I have been so wrapped up in preparing the next lecture for my course on Karl Marx's Critique of Capitalism that I have allowed a number of comments to go by without proper responses. Perhaps a Sunday morning, now that the crossword puzzle and double crostic are out of the way, is a suitable time... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 09:14 • 7 views
Gina Lake Gina Lake's blog:
Noticing is a profound spiritual practice in itself because it gets us in touch with what is noticing and experiencing life, with Consciousness, our true self. Consciousness notices; it is what witnesses and experiences life. It is who we are. Whenever we do what our being naturally does, we alig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 10:00 • 1 view
Charlaine Harris Charlaine Harris's blog:

Books of the Week:



Nice, Jen Sacks
The Slow Regard of Silent Things, Patrick Rothfuss
Dry Bones in the Valley, Tom Bouman
Symbiont, Mira Grant

Jen Sacks’s Nice came recommended by another member of Sisters in Crime. The description of it – “A girl hates breaking up with boyfriends, so she kills them”...

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Published on January 25, 2015 15:59 • 13 views
Jen Andrews Jen Andrews's blog:
Book three, Beautiful With You will be released on March 10th!! Be prepared to say a final goodbye to Andy and Zoey. :)
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Published on January 25, 2015 20:30 • 7 views
Louise Rozett Louise Rozett's blog:
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Published on January 25, 2015 20:22 • 8 views
Andie Devaux Andie Devaux's blog:

Hi all! I’m so excited to announce that Claiming Their Royal Mate: Part Four is now available in the Amazon store. I’m so sorry for the delay, but I hope you enjoy the story! :)


Royal_Mate_B4_FinalClaiming Their Royal Mate: Part FourIn The Series Claiming Their Royal Mate, Royals Genres: Erotic Romance, Menage, New Ad... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 05:00 • 10 views
Tina I. Walker Tina I. Walker's blog:
It was these principles, in my book 'The Joy of Abundant Living' that held my hand throughout my loss and the grief process when Charles, went home to be with the Lord. These principles sheltered me from the torrential rains of despair. I leaned upon these truths; they were a crutch that supporte... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 20:13 • 5 views
Andra Watkins Andra Watkins's blog:

Andra will be at Charleston's Blue Bicycle Books on Tuesday, Feburary 3 from 5 - 7pm. Come out and enjoy food, beverages and conversation with South Carolinians in Not Without My Father: One Woman's 444-Mile Walk of the Natchez Trace. Meet Andra's Dad and Mom. Be inspired to Make a Memory.


The pos...

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Published on January 25, 2015 01:00 • 5 views
Elizabeth Bowman Elizabeth Bowman's blog:
Hola amig@s!

Hoy os comparto un concurso internacional que mi amiga bloggera Marta está llevando a cabo vía Facebook. En él, y como bien explica ella, se sortea un ejemplar de MAGIA EN LAS ESTRELLAS, de Romantic ediciones, en formato epub.

Os comparto las bases. Animaos, es muy fácil participar.



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Published on January 25, 2015 03:17 • 4 views
Carmela Dutra Carmela Dutra's blog:


Over the past two months I’ve had the opportunity to visit 5 classrooms, grades 2nd and 3rd. I also have had the opportunity to meet other teachers who expressed interest in having me come and visit their classrooms. Visiting the classrooms was such a wonderful privilege, I had been sharing some... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:58 • 5 views
Adam Tendler Adam Tendler's blog:

in high school, when i told my guidance counselor i wanted to be a pianist, i remember that she asked point blank, “well, what does a pianist do?”


i could make something up, but i don’t really recall what i said—maybe “play the piano?”—but then she questioned further.


"i mean, do you really want to...

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Published on January 25, 2015 08:28 • 5 views
Mahesh Thakkar Mahesh Thakkar's blog:
In fact, Hinduism does not believe in God!! To say truly Hinduism never existed!

Before few days, I came across a lesson in text book of school children in an American High School about world religions. It stated that Hinduism believes in multiple Gods. I was shocked to see this. In fact Hinduism... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:56 • 6 views
Ashley York Ashley York's blog:

Welcome back to Medieval Monday. Is your TBR list growing phenomenally? Maybe you need to get on some of these books. I could easily spend more time reading than writing with these wonderful authors. Today is just as good withVictoria Zak and Highland Burn. Is her cover hot or what? Enjoy:


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Published on January 25, 2015 16:04 • 6 views
Teneca Meeks Teneca Meeks's blog:
Hey beautiful people. I'm back. Took a short winter break. Now I'm working on the outline for my third book 'Snow.' Science fiction erotica for sure. More details to come later.
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:47 • 6 views
David Ciferri David Ciferri's blog:
"Time is a physician which heals every grief." ~ Diphilus
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:35 • 6 views
Jemimah James Wei Jemimah James Wei's blog:
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"You're so lucky," they all say. "He loves you so much."
I smile at them. "I love him too."
And I do.

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I'm working as a ghost writer and a rich girl comes in one day with her life story. I listen to her for three hours then put a hand on her shoulder.
"Lady," I say. "This will never sell. You'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:30 • 73 views
Supriya Kelkar Supriya Kelkar's blog:
I made a simple winter felt board for my kids by cutting out a snowman and accessories out of felt.

Here is the snow-woman dressed in a sari:

And here are some other looks:



Snow-mermaid:

This is a quick, no-sew project that you can bring out every winter for the felt board.
Check back every Monda... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:16 • 4 views
Sarah Darlington Sarah Darlington's blog:
Coming...March 16, 2015 Changing Tides (Kill Devil Hills, #2)
"Nate West. Hollywood bad-boy. Television megastar. Womanizer. Basically everything I hate about the male species rolled into one handsome package. And yet…I want him."

Ellie Turner is a lesbian. She has tattoos, short hair, and a ‘don’t-mess-with-me-attitude.’ She knows... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 11:59 • 2 views
E.J. Fechenda E.J. Fechenda's blog:


Seriously digging this song and added it to the playlist for Endings & Beginnings.

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Jeremy Myers Jeremy Myers's blog:

I was reading the book reviews of a certain Christian book on Amazon yesterday, and stumbled upon the most astounding argument for the truth of Christianity I have ever read.


One reviewer of this book (which will go unnamed) left a fairly negative and critical review. As you may know, Amazon allow...

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Published on January 25, 2015 10:00 • 7 views
Lane Hayes Lane Hayes's blog:
How does someone put a 1 star on a book that isn't released yet? That's kinda crappy.
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Published on January 25, 2015 19:02 • 27 views
Amy Dashwood Amy Dashwood's blog:
"But in reading great literature I become a thousand men and yet remain myself."-C.S. Lewis, An Experiment in Criticism

Every January I make new resolutions about what I'm going to read in the forthcoming calendar year. I've been doing this for at least seven or eight years (so we're talking as f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 09:05 • 7 views
Abby Goldsmith Abby Goldsmith's blog:

After marathon-watching all five seasons of "Breaking Bad," Abby Goldsmith analyzes why the show is so addictive, and why so many viewers respect the characters. It's all about good storytelling. That, and clever problem-solving, and ironic contrast.

How can meth cooks be so fascinating? Abby delv... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 10:33 • 7 views
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