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Thomas D. Isern Thomas D. Isern's blog:
The pallets have landed! NDSU Press has the first printing of Pacing Dakota in hand and is filling orders rapidly. It's a handsome pile of books, if I do say so myself.
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Published on July 17, 2018 12:30 • 3 views
Nicole Warren Nicole Warren's blog:
Congratulations to the 100 lucky winners who entered my Kindle version Goodreads giveaway! For those who entered but did not win, the eBook version of Cold November Rain is available on Amazon and iBooks for just .99! (For a limited time.)

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Published on July 17, 2018 12:06 • 1 view
Peter J. Azzole Peter J. Azzole's blog:
7/17/18 3:00PM Ratings:

"ASSIGNMENT BLETCHLEY"
#117 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > War
#181 in Books > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > War
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Published on July 17, 2018 12:04 • 1 view
Jack Clifden Jack Clifden's blog:
Trump did a great job
say Hannity and Carlson.
In what universe?
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Published on July 17, 2018 11:56 • 5 views
Melissa  Jennings Melissa Jennings's blog:
Hi! I've got some exciting news!

I am super stoked to announce that my poem "home was where my heart was formed" will be published in Isabelle Kenyon's upcoming poetry anthology, "Persona Non Grata"!

The poem will also feature in my upcoming poetry collection, Underworld!

Not long now! Be sure to k... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 11:29 • 3 views
Patrizia Viselli Patrizia Viselli's blog:
1- The latest info about my classes and workshops:

https://fr-ca.facebook.com/artmakingw...


2- Updates on my artwork:

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Published on July 17, 2018 11:22 • 17 views
Billy Roper Billy Roper's blog:
Show the enemies of free speech that you won't let books be burned again! Recently, radical left wing censors began to petition Amazon to remove Billy Roper's books from publication and distribution. In response, they have ALL now been republished as second editions in print form HERE:

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Published on July 17, 2018 10:13 • 20 views
William H. Reid William H. Reid's blog:
It seems strange to write a self-serving blog about a book that describes such tragedy. Let me start by repeating the Dedication that appears in the frontmatter of A Dark Night in Aurora: Inside James Holmes and the Colorado Mass Shootings:

To the victims, both the deceased and the survivors, who...
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Published on July 17, 2018 10:25 • 28 views
Christine Feehan Christine Feehan's blog:
The ability to travel using shadows in order to bring justice to those who deserve it isn’t as easy as it may sound. Cool, yes. Easy? No.

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As I began world-building for the Shadow Rider series I realized I’d have to make some things complicated in order to have conflict both internally and externa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 10:05 • 58 views
Amanda LeMay Amanda LeMay's blog:
Simmer Time ~ the time after I've finished editing/revising my latest manuscript, this one being the 3rd book in the Sakana Series, Dance of the Hunter's Moon .

Simmer Time ~ time to step away from my computer and DO STUFF I've put off because I was busy editing/revising my latest manuscript, yo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 10:02 • 12 views
D.L. Harrison D.L. Harrison's blog:
Just FYI first, for those that missed it. The first book in the Evolution Online series, titled Gaia's Gambit, was released today, and is available for purchase or Kindle Unlimited.

Link Below:

https://www.amazon.com/Gaias-Gambit-E...

In the past, I'd use the same post to introduce the next book, bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 09:57 • 5 views
Barton Smock Barton Smock's blog:
SOME RECENT, SOME REJECTIONS

[palimpsest]

illness
as diary
we

are underwater
where eating
was discovered

(this is our
joke
that on land
god is waiting
to cut
a birthday cake
for the non
born
the non
below...

our grief comes in pairs
to the animal
it looks
most like

~

[moved, he]

I was copycat
to your
baby machine

game sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 09:11 • 8 views
Roxanne Rhoads Roxanne Rhoads's blog:
INTERVIEW - Bequeathed by Melinda Terranova #bewitchingooktours http://ow.ly/GFF730kZi6n

INTERVIEW WITH KATIE SALIDAS (A Taste of Your Own Magic) #bewitchingbooktours http://ow.ly/csiB30kZhUc

Melissa's Quest Finding Magic Book One by Blair Drake Book Tour and Giveaway #bewitchingbooktours http://o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 08:58 • 7 views
Kristy Kassie Kristy Kassie's blog:
Nineteen years ago today, I met a guy I thought was the love of my life. He was my life for almost a decade. "Brogan Bites", a collection of stories and poetry, is my celebration of rediscovering who I am without him. Brogan Bites Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 08:42 • 15 views
Andrew   Levy Andrew Levy's blog:
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Nicaragua lives down to its bad name

 


The Dweller’s Guide To The Planet disqualified Nicaragua as a bad regime.

This is what the entry had to say:


“The Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega was elected President in 2006. He has been there ever since. He persuaded the National Assembly to change the const...

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Published on July 17, 2018 03:45 • 7 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:

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SO I made it! YAY!


I didn’t have the best experience on my second flight. On the first I had a flock of Nuns on board with me so those of you who know me KNOW how happy this made me! I felt safe, protected ( hello? Brides of Christs, peeps!) and so calm.


Then the second flight happe...

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Published on July 17, 2018 08:02 • 45 views
Susan A.  Lowe Susan A. Lowe's blog:
Who doesn’t want to be heard. Being listened to acknowledges that we matter to those around us, whether they are family, friends, coworkers, etc.… It means someone cares about our story, whatever it might be. Unfortunately, there are groups of people throughout history whose stories have not alwa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 07:12 • 21 views
Whitney McKendree Moore Whitney McKendree Moore's blog:


It has been almost counter-cultural (and often unpopular with others) that my time alone with God is my highest priority. I have been called “selfish” and “inflexible” — even rigid — about my Quiet Time. But I insist, because it is my necessary food. My “tap root” needs to reach that deep stil...

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Published on July 17, 2018 06:03 • 7 views
Fred Van Lente Fred Van Lente's blog:
In honor of my novel The Con Artist coming out last week, which is a prose mystery about a famous comic book artist accused of murdering his editor at a comic con in San Diego, I asked Crime Reads if I could do a recommended reading list of the exact opposite—incredible comics that are themselves... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 07:01 • 93 views
Christine Keleny Christine Keleny's blog:
I had heard about this book, so when I saw the audio version at the library, I picked it up.

Stats: Audio is 9 discs - 11 hours. Narrated by Feodor Chin. The print book is 290 pages, published in 2009.

 Blurb: In 1986, Henry Lee joins a crowd outside the Panama Hotel, once the gateway to Seattle's... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 06:55 • 9 views
J.S. Edge J.S. Edge's blog:
Elephant Shoe's one-monthiversary. And catsandcamera gifted it this amazing feature on her booktube channel:

Check it out!

It's been a steep (and often rough) learning curve this month, fathoming out how to get my book seen and read and reviewed. I cannot stress enough how important and valuable re... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 06:22 • 10 views
Damien    Black Damien Black's blog:
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Published on July 17, 2018 06:22 • 1 view
Smitha Murthy Smitha Murthy's blog:
My reading usually ends up taking a dip about this time of the year. For some reason, June and July are never my best reading months. Is it the glorious Bangalore weather? Shouldn’t be, because all that nip in the air should just make me want to cuddle deeper into my quilt, warm myself with […]
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Published on July 17, 2018 03:17 • 8 views
Melanie Phillips Melanie Phillips's blog:

It’s absurd to claim British justice is “fascist”


The word fascism is fast losing its meaning. For decades, it has been used as a boilerplate insult directed by the militant left against their opponents. In recent times, it has been used to describe anyone who opposes uncontrolled or illegal imm...

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Published on July 17, 2018 03:45 • 6 views
James Strock James Strock's blog:

What are you discussing? Eleanor Roosevelt | Discuss Ideas, Not Individuals


The post Eleanor Roosevelt | Discuss Ideas, Not Individuals appeared first on Serve to Lead Group.

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Published on July 16, 2018 04:00 • 1 view
Ira Heinichen Ira Heinichen's blog:

I wrote 2,000 words today. This was on a short story/novella for my VIP readers. Because of some email service glitches, I won’t be able to send it to them tomorrow morning, but that’s just as well. There are some kinks in the story I want to work out, anyway.

Namely, the main character arc. I ha...

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Published on July 16, 2018 23:55 • 4 views
Bob Mayer Bob Mayer's blog:

I could end the novel any way but other than the coup being defeated. The Line had my heroes living up to their Oath and stopping the coup.


Today, I have my doubts that it would be such a bad thing. I swore an oath to defend the Constitution. It appears to me that others who have sworn the same ar...

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Published on July 16, 2018 13:39 • 6 views
Daniel Fuertes Daniel Fuertes's blog:
En España ser un escritor reconocido no significa poder vivir exclusivamente de la venta de libros. Por eso, a estas alturas de la vida me sorprende que aún haya gente tan ingenua como para pensar que cualquier escritor medianamente conocido tiene una cierta fortuna en el banco. ¡Como si vender l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 16, 2018 22:23 • 7 views
KatieMae KatieMae's blog:
What If? Walking through the parking lot, I saw a young man approaching people as they walked into the store. Most ignored him, or held up their hand indicating they weren’t interested in anything he had to say. I scanned the door, hoping to get by without being approached. I was in a hurry and [...
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Published on July 16, 2018 15:56 • 8 views
Nora Edinger Nora Edinger's blog:

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” Mother Teresa, Christian, humanitarian 


It may have something to do with having an old house with many nooks and crannies. Somehow, I have come to not only terms with other species sharing the space we call home...

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Published on July 16, 2018 06:29 • 1 view
Lucya Starza Lucya Starza's blog:

[image error]Traditional witches and cunning folk were often expected to be able to read people's fortunes or answer their questions using divination.

They employed many different systems - often using sticks, stones or other natural objects. In ancient Greece and Rome, the flights of birds, amo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 17, 2018 00:00 • 1 view
Cascia Talbert Cascia Talbert's blog:

by Cascia Talbert


Chia seeds became popular in the 1970’s in the United States when used in the novelty item, Chia Pets. We all remember the chia pet commercials.




 


Chia pets were clay figures used like a flower pot to grow chia seeds into a plant. The plant resembled hair or fur.


Fast forward to 201...

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Published on July 16, 2018 14:33 • 7 views
L.E. Thomas L.E. Thomas's blog:
"Can Dark Space be read on its own?" I was asked this question over the weekend. In other words, is Dark Space a standalone novel? My first answer was to say no, then yes, then ... ummm. How eloquent. A couple of years back when Star Runners: Mission Wraith was released, I had a guy write to me w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 16, 2018 06:09 • 7 views
Sunny Houk Sunny Houk's blog:

Welcome back. This week, I am recommending 8 books if you enjoyed reading/watching the Lord of Rings.


Comment down below what book recommendations I should do next.


 


A Wizard of Earthsea


I actually found this from a book recommendation for the LOTR. A win-win.


Synopsis: Ged, the greatest sorcerer in...

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Published on July 16, 2018 05:00 • 7 views
Yasuyuki Shuri Yasuyuki Shuri's blog:


冷やしサンダルフォン

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Published on July 16, 2018 21:44 • 1 view
Jade Anna Hughes Jade Anna Hughes's blog:
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I went to Niagara Falls once. I actually saw those amazing waterfalls from the Canadian side: water crashing down the side of a mountain, the spray more a steam, soaking you, like heavy condensation. And the noise! I wonder if that noise just becomes part of the background after a while.

We drove...

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Published on July 16, 2018 07:20 • 7 views
Cynthia Staton Cynthia Staton's blog:

Cynthia:  Part 1 of this story ended when we learned our daughter had cancer. That was mid-June of 2016. Of course, I immediately flew to New Jersey to be with her and help with her two young children.


Edd:  And I temporarily stayed behind to fulfill our obligation as speakers at the International...

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Published on July 16, 2018 14:55 • 8 views
Sandra O'Donnell Sandra O'Donnell's blog:
Or what does the reader need to know and when do they need to know it to keep them readingPhoto by Saketh Garuda on Unsplash

Deciding who is telling your story and the point of view of that character are critical decision points for your story. As the writer, you determine how close the reader nee...

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Published on July 17, 2018 05:09 • 8 views
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