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Kellyn Roth Kellyn Roth's blog:

Blog Tour - Overrun


Overrun By Your Love, a collection of inspirational poetry by Erika Mathews, has been released! Join in the excitement with the giveaway below, and don’t forget to check out the other blog tour stops here.


Also, this will be a short post because the internet is still out (arggggggg), and so time...

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Published on July 21, 2018 04:00 • 1 view
Sarah Kay Bierle Sarah Kay Bierle's blog:
In 1780, John Adams wrote, “”I must study Politicks and War that my sons may have the liberty to study Mathematicks and Philosophy. My sons ought to study Geography, natural History, Naval Architecture, navigation, Commerce and Agriculture, in order to … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 08:00 • 3 views
Catherine     Johnson Catherine Johnson's blog:

Tall plastic vases dominant on the store shelves, because of greater convenience and practicality as a storage option. They provide cheap storage options and usually, dishwashers and microwaves are safe. They can also be cooled or frozen, which means that they are a very versatile solution.


In man...

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Published on July 20, 2018 12:31 • 5 views
Tammy Campbell Brooks Tammy Campbell Brooks's blog:
"You are a victim only if you have no choice, otherwise, you are an enabler." ~ Tammy Campbell Brooks

We made it through another work week! I have big plans for the weekend. How about you?

I have to make up for the “L” that I took last night. But today, I’m in full throttle mode and ready to move s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2018 03:46 • 9 views
Marcha A. Fox Marcha A. Fox's blog:
If your characters have a specific ethnicity, be sure to name them accordingly. For example, if your heroine is from Sweden, naming her Inge contributes more to her persona than naming her Yolanda. This reinforces the reader’s image of the … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 07:00 • 6 views
Mercy Celeste Mercy Celeste's blog:
I call this one The Livy.
Black and gold with a Fleur de Lis charm. No footballs in sight but so very Saintlike.
Memory wire wrap bracelet fits most wrists.
$17.00 includes shipping to US addresses.








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Published on July 20, 2018 18:18 • 5 views
A.J. Hoge A.J. Hoge's blog:

Learn English Vocabulary at two levels- denotation and connotation.  Words have two different levels of meaning.  The denotation is the dictionary definition.  This is the “literal” or direct meaning.  This is the meaning you see in the dictionary.  However, words also have connotations.  These a...

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Published on July 20, 2018 04:13 • 2 views
Jamie McFarlane Jamie McFarlane's blog:
Chapter 11





Below, you’ll find Chapter Twelve of the Uncommon Bravery short story. If you’re interested in reading the chapters as they’re released, please subscribe to my newsletter.















Chapter 12 – Acceptable Losses

“Oh frak, I’m gonna barf,” Clara said, turning away from her father’s bloody leg injur...

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Published on July 20, 2018 11:52 • 6 views
Julia Quinn Julia Quinn's blog:

The Bridgertons are coming to Netflix! As reported in the New York Times:


“An adaptation of a group of lush romance novels set in Regency England — the Bridgerton Series, by Julia Quinn — that the “Scandal” veteran Chris Van Dusen will turn into a dramatic series.”


Read the whole article: Shonda...

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Published on July 20, 2018 15:07 • 28 views
Leo X. Robertson Leo X. Robertson's blog:

Head to Horror Sleaze Trash’s site to read WE TOUCHED A REAL DINOSAUR! (NOT CLICKBAIT)!

Super proud of this one and happy that a home exists for that trademark Robertson snark ;)!!

Cheers for reading!

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Published on July 20, 2018 10:54 • 5 views
Liz Curtis Higgs Liz Curtis Higgs's blog:

Better Together | Liz Curtis Higgs


Saturday mornings are made for ironing. No, not that kind, beloved. This kind of iron, meant to smooth away our rough edges and strengthen our friendships.


As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17


I’ve quoted this verse for years as if I knew what I was talking abo...

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Published on July 20, 2018 21:03 • 8 views
Jane  Hunt Jane Hunt's blog:
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Kalinda Evans works for the Anglo-Boer war foundation in Canada. She’s sent to South Africa to make sure everyone who lost their lives in the war will be remembered. On her drive to the guest farm in Kimberley, South Africa, Kalinda picks up a female hitchhiker and is startled when j... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 16:34 • 5 views
Lisa Shearin Lisa Shearin's blog:

A little something fresh from my writer brain for The Phoenix Illusion (coming November 6.)


There was a knock on the door.


It couldn’t be the butlers; and if it were, they wouldn’t knock. Besides, Rake had turned down their services, instead preferring the comfort of walking around the suite unglam...

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Published on July 20, 2018 09:43 • 5 views
Matt Ridley Matt Ridley's blog:

 


 


This is recent Times feature article I wrote on the incredible new discoveries of what seabirds get up to far from land, and on the man who first visited seabird colonies with a scientific eye in the 1660s. It's sometimes still possible to write this kind of discursive essay! This one is about...

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Published on July 20, 2018 11:29 • 9 views
Jina Bacarr Jina Bacarr's blog:

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I’ve been getting together my submissions after the Twitter pitch blast for two days — I had to write a synopsis for one book — but I’m nearly there.


Energy zapped a while ago, then I found out it’s Lollipop Day!


Sticky, fruity, yummy lollipops.

Like a kid again at the Jersey shore.


Mee...

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Published on July 20, 2018 21:33 • 7 views
Steve Jackson Steve Jackson's blog:
Transhuman Space

Astute readers of this site – and fans of GURPS – may remember that we added GURPS to DriveThruRPG late last year. Since we talked about what was hot on Warehouse 23 in April last month, we thought we'd poke into what's selling in the world of GURPS on DriveThruRPG.



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Published on July 21, 2018 02:40 • 6 views
Jonathan Richard Cring Jonathan Richard Cring's blog:

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G-Pop was nine years old when Bobby moved into the village and started attending the little elementary school.


At first the parents thought he might be a Negro, since he had skin a couple of shades darker, and curly hair. But on careful inspection and tracking down some details, it...

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Published on July 20, 2018 07:48 • 7 views
Bethany-Kris Bethany-Kris's blog:
Hey, loves.

So, wow, this outtake came out a bit more emotional than I intended. Not really sorry for that. So, this kind of handles a bunch of different requests in the form, I guess. Those who wanna see the Marcello kids when they were young with Antony, but also those who want a peek at John wa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 07:59 • 10 views
Kevin FitzMaurice Kevin FitzMaurice's blog:
•1 No person is a race, and no race is a person.•2 Race does not exist except as a set of bodily characteristics a group of humans is likely to have as part of their physical makeup, not as a part of the makeup of their self.•3 Yes, we can discuss human habits, personalities, qualities, styles, a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2018 00:14 • 1 view
Robin  Stevens Robin Stevens's blog:

I had a lovely delivery this week – the advance reading copies of the American edition of Mistletoe and Murder arrived! These are special early copies for reviewers and booksellers, but now that they’re here, it means that there’s not long to wait at all before Mistletoe and Murder is published i...

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Published on July 20, 2018 10:37 • 7 views
Keith R.A. DeCandido Keith R.A. DeCandido's blog:

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As is customary at San Diego Comic-Con, the International Association of Media Tie-in Writers have announced the winners of the Scribe Awards for the best work in licensed and derivative fiction in the previous calendar year. This year I was nominated for the ninth and tenth time —...

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Published on July 20, 2018 22:32 • 8 views
Mario Barra-Jover Mario Barra-Jover's blog:
Después de habérselas visto durante días con clientes soliviantados, Alfonso acogió con alivio al nuevo candidato al anónimo. Le gustó su aspecto y su corbata. Y sobre ella fijó la mirada al arrancar el discursito. Lo había ido puliendo y amplificando, adornándolo con referencias sólidas, según é... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2018 02:25 • 17 views
Sarah Kain Gutowski Sarah Kain Gutowski's blog:
Time off in Virginia meant time off the blog, and some time off from writing, too. The car rides down and up the East Coast were long, but Miss New Teen, The Boy, and I listened to the S-Town podcast during the drive. It's just as good as people claim -- and probably just as ethically murky, too,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 06:13 • 7 views
Rachel Maddow Rachel Maddow's blog:

Ned Price, former Senior Director to the National Security Council and a former Senior Analyst at the CIA, joins to break down the Trump-Putin relationship.

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Published on July 20, 2018 21:12 • 4 views
Edoardo Albert Edoardo Albert's blog:


Superbly creepy while, by modern sensibilities, occasionally hysterically overwrought story. Plus, being only 64 pages long, it’s a brilliant way to catch up on the Goodreads reading challenge if you’re falling behind schedule!


 

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Published on July 20, 2018 08:29 • 1 view
Stuart R. West Stuart R. West's blog:
The prior night, our "Jungle Momma" told us to get lots of sleep because the next day would be jam-packed. I scoffed, nothing to it. Hey, I lived through a heart-pounding motokar city-wide trek!

Dumb. I'm soooo dumb. So very, very, very city-dumb.
I showed up in shorts. Jungle Momma chastised me,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 03:00 • 4 views
Jessica Hawkins Jessica Hawkins's blog:
Picture Hide your children. Roll up the car windows. Keep your husband on standby. Christian Fox narrates POSSESSION & he's bringing the hot hot heat.
Ever since I hired Christian for this project, I've been dying for the day you'd all get to experience him telling this story. That day has come, and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 07:42 • 3 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:


The heathen in me (which letsbehonest is all of me) loves when ppl convert old churches into breweries.

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Published on July 20, 2018 13:55 • 7 views
W.H. Pugmire W.H. Pugmire's blog:

Oh yes, my ducks, I was once certain that my future wou'd be in drama, perhaps as a playwright but moft assuredly as an actor. Indeed, as a high school student I was determined, after graduation, to become "the next Boris Karloff" and make my living in horror cinema. (I had, after all, won Best... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 14:37 • 8 views
Aubrey Law Aubrey Law's blog:
Summer closed her eyes and I wondered if she was preparing to attack me. I could sense her frustration but I wasn't apologizing for anything. She'd put my life in danger by spelling me to sleep while I was in battle with a highly experienced sorcerer. Kraven had also escaped thanks to the White W... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2018 02:16 • 14 views
John Pistelli John Pistelli's blog:

The PlainsThe Plains by Gerald Murnane


My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Gerald Murnane is in vogue. Every few years, it seems, a new writer or handful of writers is coronated in the book reviews, little magazines, and literary coteries of the English-speaking world as a monarch of world literature. So far this centur...

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Published on July 20, 2018 19:38 • 7 views
Donna B. McNicol Donna B. McNicol's blog:

Reporting in for Isa-Lee Wolf's #AccountaClub. Each Friday we post an accountability update for our current projects/goals/whatever.

1) Support hubby's project in any way I can.
Well, I did help him pull the trencher he rented out of a ditch. My job was to be on the lawn tractor, keeping the chain... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 04:00 • 10 views
Pat Hatt Pat Hatt's blog:
One just walked by. Oh me, oh my. I'm so.....whoopdi friggin doo. Yep, that's what I am at my zoo. Oh, another just did. Pfffffffffffft to any nuts who flip their lid.

Look at me. Look at me.
I'm a star on that there TV.
Maybe YouTube, maybe the stage.
Either way, I'm all the rage.

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Published on July 20, 2018 03:00 • 7 views
Alicia A. Willis Alicia A. Willis's blog:

I have had this hymn on my mind for a few weeks now, since Samuel and I sang it together at the Chattanooga Rescue Mission. 
It's been a favorite of mine for a few years. 

Complete in Thee! no work of mineMay take, dear Lord, the place of Thine;Thy blood hath pardon bought for me,And I am now com... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2018 17:08 • 8 views
Dave Asprey Dave Asprey's blog:

You’ve heard about the keto diet and you’re ready to get started. It can’t be that hard, right? Eat lots of fat and limit carbs. But what types of fat? How many carbs exactly? And how do you know the diet’s working? Read on to get all the answers to your burning questions, and find […]


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Published on July 20, 2018 11:43 • 5 views
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