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Leara Martell Leara Martell's blog:
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Tenía pensado guardarme este post para San Valentín. En un día en el que toda la blogoesfera iba a estar plagada de amor, corazoncitos y plus para el salón, pretendía venir yo con la nota discordante presentando a las que, a mi parecer, son las parejas más tóxicas que he tenido el honroso honor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 01:00 • 1 view
Jet Mykles Jet Mykles's blog:

You know what I mean? The guys who go beyond rubbing you the wrong way. The guys you want to kick or punch just for being an ass. The ones, as I asked, who make your teeth itch to bite them, and not in the sexy good way. For me, it’s not the stupid assholes. … Continue reading What Kind of Heroes...

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Published on February 17, 2018 11:56 • 1 view
Gretchen Rubin Gretchen Rubin's blog:

In 1886, Russian playwright and short-story writer Anton Chekhov wrote a letter of advice to his beloved older brother Nikolai, a talented painter and writer who suffered from severe alcoholism.


Chekhov writes:


To my mind, civilized people ought to satisfy the following conditions:


1. They respect...

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Published on February 17, 2018 03:00 • 5 views
Marie Ohanesian Nardin Marie Ohanesian Nardin's blog:
Beneath the Lion's Wings Beneath the Lion's Wings by Marie Ohanesian Nardin
FROM THE VENICE INSIDER BLOG:
AN INSIDER’S STORY FROM THE WORLD OF GONDOLIERS IN VENICE

Gondoliers are an important Venetian icon and remind us of a glamorous lifestyle. They represent one of the eldest trades in the city. There is however still a lot of mystery around the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 23:32 • 17 views
Garrison Kelly Garrison Kelly's blog:
***THE THUNDER EAGLES***

How about we take a break from the high school drama known as Silent Warrior so that I can tell you a little story about my childhood. I promise you we’ll get back to our regularly scheduled program after these messages. Although, chapter thirteen will contain graphic sexu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 23:25 • 1 view
Stjepan Varesevac Cobets Stjepan Varesevac Cobets's blog:
Dear readers,
Godeena by Stjepan Varesevac Cobets
I open Giveaway for my Sci-Fi book "Godeena" and I share 10 books in Mobi, EPUB or PDF format. You can contact me with a message on my author page.
I would be happy with a review of my book and if possible advice on how to improve my book.
Anyone who wants to participate must leave me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 22:38 • 2 views
P.J. Parker P.J. Parker's blog:
#HistoricFiction #America #Adventure #NativeAmerican #SpanishAmerican #IrishAmerican #ItalianAmerican #EnglishAmerican #FrenchAmerican #GermanAmerican #DutchAmerican #GayAmerican #StraightAmerican #AllAmerican #Ancestry #Geneology #Protestant #Methodist #Catholic #Puritan #Muslim #Family #Hostili... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 22:31 • 1 view
S.K. Dunstall S.K. Dunstall's blog:


Back when we were writing Alliance there was a schoolgirl helping out at the hairdressing salon Sherylyn goes to.  She was in her fifth year at secondary school.  Her name was Pearl*.  Pearl was a lovely, talented, outgoing girl, and she wanted to be in our book.


“Name one of your characters after...

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Published on February 17, 2018 20:58 • 5 views
Shawn H. Phillips Shawn H. Phillips's blog:
First review on Amazon and first two reviews on Goodreads have come in. Amazon review from a Goodreads giveaway winner was 5/5 stars! Best thing was that the reviewer had two excellent critiques in addition to discussing what he enjoyed.

The Goodreads reviews included this same person but another... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 20:18 • 4 views
Stephanie Vanderslice Stephanie Vanderslice's blog:
I'm so excited to have my interview with Lisa Haselton up on her blog https://lisahaseltonsreviewsandinterv...
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Published on February 17, 2018 19:30 • 2 views
Mike           Lee Mike Lee's blog:
In the old city of Chicago, it was three a.m. Terror awoke the young boy, while in the other room, Gideon’s parents were in yet another heated argument, and these arguments usually became physical and if that wasn’t enough, the new robot domestic that his affluent parents had bought was having a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:45 • 3 views
L.G. McFerren L.G. McFerren's blog:
Taking a brief break from writing to work on my author website. Its long overdue but I'm excited about it and hope to connect more with readers. Stay tuned!!
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:37 • 3 views
Tara Brach Tara Brach's blog:
People ask me regularly about how spiritual practice can guide us in responding to the state of our
society. They tell me that while the teachings of compassion are alive and helpful in other parts of their lives, they seem out of reach when they read the headlines each day. In a recent e-mail fr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:13 • 3 views
Janette Kirchner Janette Kirchner's blog:
The first couple weeks back was hectic, with catching up from being away for a month. I’m not even sure if Duchess and Curly saw each other much for those weeks. Which brings us to Athena’s name day, the First of Wintermarch, also known as First Day. I had to tease her a bit for breakfast, “Even... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 17:37 • 19 views
Isobel O'Hare Isobel O'Hare's blog:

My book, all this can be yours, is available for preorder from University of Hell Press and will ship by the first week of April! This is a limited edition hardcover copy of the book, and all proceeds go to RAINN and Futures Without Violence.


“Isobel O’Hare calls this remarkable project erasure, b...

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Published on February 17, 2018 16:46 • 3 views
Carrie Cross Carrie Cross's blog:
Get your 'tweens reading! Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Hidden Jewels is #Free today! http://amzn.to/2ARzzXB Join 13-yr-old sleuth Skylar on a dangerous hunt for a buried fortune.
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:43 • 5 views
L.N. Denison L.N. Denison's blog:
Hyde's Lament, the continuation of Only The Few...is now live!

Hyde's Lament
Hyde's Lament (Only the Few, #2) by L.N. Denison

http://mybook.to/HLDN

And as of tomorrow, to celebrate the fact...Only The Few will be Free for 2 days. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:24 • 3 views
Barbara Vortman Barbara Vortman's blog:
The Third Heaven: The Rise of Fallen Stars
by
Donovan M. Neal

It might be me. I don’t like fantasy novels. I enjoy fairy tales and magic realism. I loved David Eggers, The Circle, and Margaret Atwood’s, The Handmaids Tale, and even some of the Harry Potter series. So maybe I do like fantasy. Maybe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:06 • 3 views
William L. Ingram William L. Ingram's blog:
YOUNG RAGE!
Children learn what they live. We all know this, but it doesn’t create understanding or rational insights into their behavior.
So we react with excessive emotions over another tragedy of mass violence. Yes, a gun was used, but the tortured and enraged young man’s mind who squeezed the t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 14:58 • 25 views
Penelope S. Hawtrey Penelope S. Hawtrey's blog:

“Hello, Beth,” a familiar voice says from behind me. After the last few days of many encounters, I know who it is, before I turn around.

“Hello,” I answer swiveling around confirming my suspicions.

“Did you have breakfast there?” He asks as his nose crinkles. His eyes squint together from either...

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Published on February 17, 2018 08:56 • 3 views
Anthony Jay Cleveland Anthony Jay Cleveland's blog:
This will serve as the last and final blog entry regarding my historical fiction novel, Roots of Faith. Life is an interesting journey full of surprises and unexpected developments. You would not have been able to convince me that at some point in my life I would write and have published a book o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 15:07 • 12 views
Shannon Heuston Shannon Heuston's blog:
This week Florida legislatures introduced a bill that would provide the parents of bullied school children with vouchers that can be used for private schools.
Social media went nuts. I would like to say I was surprised by the victim-shaming negativity that heralded such a bill, but all I felt a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 14:20 • 4 views
L.A. Starks L.A. Starks's blog:




Goodreads Book Giveaway






Strike Price


by L.A. Starks




Giveaway ends February 23, 2018.



See the giveaway details
at Goodreads.







Enter Giveaway


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Published on February 17, 2018 13:41 • 3 views
T.J. Klune T.J. Klune's blog:
Here, at the end, he'll wish for the most important thing of all.

(cover design by Paul Richmond. pre-order up soon.)




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Published on February 17, 2018 13:36 • 35 views
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:38 • 7 views
Jennifer Locklear Jennifer Locklear's blog:
During 2018, I'll be attending 5 author signings with Morgan Locklear, all of them outside our own Pacific Northwest neighborhood.

Our first event will be presented by the ladies of Eye Candy Bookstore on March 10:

Books Are Bigger In Texas Author Event
1940 Air Terminal Museum
8325 Travelair
Houston... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:27 • 8 views
Grace Willows Grace Willows's blog:
John Archer whistled as he carefully stroked the heavy razor against his cheek. It wouldn't do to get a nick today, no sir.

Today he would meet his future young bride. At 28 John was beginning to feel like an old man. He had run away from an angry abusive father at the tender age of twelve years... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:25 • 8 views
Charlene Vermeulen Charlene Vermeulen's blog:
The recent school shooting attacked many of us, both spiritually and emotionally. We’re angry. We’re hurt. And we’re scared.
Violence paired with insanity IS scary. Even more frightening, it’s becoming the norm, not the exception.
I’ve read dozens of posts and articles since this last attack: from... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:07 • 37 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
Michel The Fourth Wise Man (Intrepid Men of God Book 6) by Katheryn Maddox HaddadThe scripture for today, February 17 (2/17), is 1st John 2:17 as found in the New Testament of the Bible:

"The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever."

Have you lost anything very important to you lately? Has it left you feeling empty?

Were you injured a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:06 • 7 views
Mark R. Hunter Mark R. Hunter's blog:
I live on a state highway, so I generally wait to shovel my front sidewalk until after the plows have gone through. (Okay, the neighbor's been snow blowing my front sidewalk, having apparently taken pity on me. Something about those agonized groans and clutching at my back. The easiest way to mak... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:05 • 8 views
C.L. Hoang C.L. Hoang's blog:
For people of Vietnamese heritage, no traditional holiday is bigger than Têt, the lunar calendar New Year's, which is also celebrated in other Far East countries (Mongolia, China, Korea, Japan). The exact date varies from year to year, usually between mid-January and mid-February. In 2018, Têt wi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:17 • 9 views
Heather M. Orgeron Heather M. Orgeron's blog:
Hey y'all!

I just wanted to pop in with a few updates!

First, Vivienne's Guilt got a hot new cover! To celebrate the new face of my first baby, I've put it on sale for just .99 until 2/19/18. Go get your copy here: http://amzn.to/2CsJ1xo

Second, I have a title, blurb, and release date for my next... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:51 • 9 views
Jordan Larsen Jordan Larsen's blog:
The 15 17 to Paris The True Story of a Terrorist, a Train, and Three American Heroes by Anthony Sadler “No one has any greater love than this; that he lay down his life for another.” That sentiment from the book of John was never more clearly exemplified than on a long stretch of railroad in France on the morning of August 21st 2015 when a lone-wolf terrorist attack was thwarted by three courage... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:35 • 7 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:
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Today’s sample is from my award-winning short fiction collection, Through the Opera Glass.  I chose it in honor of Chinese Lunar New Year; the Year of the Earth Dog started yesterday.


Veronique is the daughter of Erik LeMaître, the Phantom of the Opera.  If you would like...

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Published on February 17, 2018 10:55 • 3 views
Thomas W. Devine Thomas W. Devine's blog:
A euthanasia Bill currently before the New Zealand Parliament is another step towards pandering to the darker side of human nature. Our Parliament has already authorised the killing of unwanted, unborn children of irresponsible men and women.

The latter law (with good intentions or not) allowed t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:05 • 28 views
CeDany CeDany's blog:
Received mail today. Was expecting something in particular, however... it wasn't there...

So, I'm sitting here completely puzzled... they have all that is required, why wasn't it put in?

I have the shakes today... weekends are always worst lately, they're all home from work -- bothers? Yes!

Going th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:04 • 11 views
Beverly Magid Beverly Magid's blog:
Wow! A friend suggested doing podcasts as a way of promoting myself and my books, referring me to someone who books podcasts. She did mainly non-fiction and business so she in turn referred me to someone else. This person thought the books sounded great, I was interesting but ultimately she was c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:01 • 7 views
Anna Sikorska Anna Sikorska's blog:
Hej!

Niedawno stworzyłam stronę internetową, na której będę zamieszczać moje opowiadania i notatki z podróży po Europie.

Stronę znajdziecie tutaj: http://annasikorska.net/

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I started my website not so long ago and will be upda... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 10:46 • 16 views
Gene Burnell Gene Burnell's blog:
My nephew invited me to share my book and story with the team he's a part of at Lackland AFB in San Antonio, TX on their quarterly Resiliency Day (02/16/2018). I was honored to have the opportunity and was very humbled to speak to those who serve our country.

I explained a few of my life experienc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:05 • 7 views
Paul Colt Paul Colt's blog:
Wanted Dead or Alive ran 94 black and white episodes from 1958 to 1960. A reform school graduate and ex-Marine, Steve McQueen came by his tough guy persona the authentic way. He put an edge on his character designed to cover over a boyish warm heart. He wandered the west tracking down bad guys on... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 10:36 • 8 views
Bry Ann Bry Ann's blog:
Hey Guys!

SAVING HIM came out on Valentine's Day! I LOVE this story. It is my favorite one. It is the second book in the Saving Her series, but CAN be read as a standalone.

Be sure to add it to your goodreads page for the blurb and to add it to your lists!
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3...
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Published on February 17, 2018 09:47 • 7 views
Tamir A. Shaw Tamir A. Shaw's blog:
there will come a moment
when time catches up with you

there is nowhere to run
no place to hide

you are not alone
it's all there

everything once set off to the side-still undone
the best plans still perfectly laid upon the drawing board

in that moment
you will realize, there are no more tomorrows
you wil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 09:44 • 40 views
Kiki Wellington Kiki Wellington's blog:
descriptionDespite a handful of thwarted attempts at seducing a TV producer personally and professionally, Hope of Sutter Avenue Paranormal Society (SAPS) is pleased to finally get some alone time with him. Will she be able to get Jason into bed—and get the opportunity to talk about her idea for a paranorma... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 09:24 • 9 views
Carolee J. Horning Carolee J. Horning's blog:
I've often written how life can be a roller coaster. Things can be going around great, and then the rug gets pulled beneath you. I don't know if it is God's sense of humor, teaching us not to get cocky or comfortable or what.

This past couple of months have not been an exception. First was the st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 09:03 • 119 views
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