This is the first thing I had in mind about the book, in fact: I've had it... Read more of this blog post »
And to my twin brother Thomas, who earned his wings far too early. And happy birthday to anyone else lucky enough to be born on January 24th. I hear it was a pretty good day. We share a birthday with a wide range of celebrities, including Frederick the Great, Neil Diamond, Ed... Read more of this blog post »
This awards season has been crazy. The Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards have come and gone, SAG and Indie Spirit nominations are out, and there’s still no clear frontrunner in any category. If you’re the type of person who follows these things, chances are you feel like I do – totally unsu...Read more of this blog post »
Well, it’s that time again where I realise I’ve neglected my blog and decide to update anyone curious on my current writing projects. Only 2 months between posts though this time, so I’ll consider that some growth or at least some form of minor victory.
Right now as I did through 2018, I’m focuss...Read more of this blog post »
Por Juan Pablo Plata
Sebastián López y Fausto Marcelo Ávila exhibirán del 24 de enero al 5 de febrero de 2019 en Crispeta Galería en Bogotá.
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The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception has confirmed that protesters led by the Native American activist Nathan Phillips attempted to disrupt the celebration of Mass on the evening of Jan. 19.
On Jan. 23, a spokesperson for the Washington, DC ba...
Editura Nemira lansează un newsletter săptămânal pe WhatsApp intitulat „Plăcerea lecturii”. Acesta promovează, în primul rând, plăcerea și bucuria lecturii și va avea un conținut diferit față de celelalte canale de comunicare ale editurii Nemira.
Newsletter-ul Plăcerea Lecturii powered by #Nemira...Read more of this blog post »
Seventy years have passed since Elysion was created, and Persephone’s efforts to conceive a child with Hades have been in vain. But a secret rite on Samothrace might bend the Fates and give them all that they have ever dreamed of, or pave a path of untold suffering.
Thesprotia was wa...Read more of this blog post »
Si habéis estado atentos a mis redes sociales, supongo que ya sabréis que, dentro de exactamente seis semanas, se publicará mi nueva novela. He dado algunas pistas a través de las redes, he ido soltando perlitas y hasta he organizado una cuenta atrás musical en mis stories de Instagram. Pero ten... Read more of this blog post »
Lets all be honest, we have our “one-click” authors that if we see their name, we click the buy/borrow/read button.
Lets also be honest that we often are waiting for our favorite authors and wish we had a few more we could read that had the same appeal.
Well here is your chance t...Read more of this blog post »
It’s been a while since I’ve done anything with this series, and I do apologize for the delay. I’ve been so swamped with other projects that I haven’t gotten to dedicate as much time as I have wanted.
For those of you who don’t know, the series has undergone a major rewrite over the...Read more of this blog post »
Cuando en Penguin Random House me confirmaron que querían publicar el libro que llevaba escribiendo dos décadas, tuve una idea muy clara: la edición en papel tenía que ser muy atractiva visualmente, no solo en las portadas (magistralmente ilustradas por Vero Navarro), sino también en el interior....Read more of this blog post »
We get a lot of questions from readers about whether we’d like to write more Linesman books.
We often refer them to an old post we wrote when we were starting to write Stars Uncharted which talks about some of the stories we’d like to cover in that universe.
If you’re interested, and haven’t read...Read more of this blog post »
One of my treasured books gifted to all faculty members by the school principal of Northern Lincoln Elementary where I finished my teaching career in the third grade trenches was 'What Teachers Do When No One is Looking' by Jim Grant and Irv Richardson. I can attest that most teachers unselfi... Read more of this blog post »
Hoy he tenido mi primera clase de periodismo, lo que me ha hecho sentir un 40% Rory Gilmore, un 40% la Andrea de dieciocho años (cuya mayor ambición era convertirse en corresponsal de guerra) y un 20% una patata somnolienta (porque me había quedado hasta tarde viendo episodios de Yu...Read more of this blog post »
It must be true what is said about wisdom coming with age. I too have my moments. As the years have progressed, I’ve realized that it no longer matters to me whether my opinion is greater than someone else’s or whether I remember something better than someone. I am fine with letting it go. One th...Read more of this blog post »
Oggi una giornata particolarmente intesa su I miei magici mondi perchè vi devo parlare di tante cose. Prima di tutto è giusto ricordare che oggi esce il nuovo libro di Daniela Volontè un'autrice che ammiro molto. Grazie alla Newton ho avuto il piacere di leggere il su... Read more of this blog post »
En otro artículo de este blog, clasificado en el mismo hilo que este, he hablado sobre las cuatro teorías con las que la filosofía ha intentado resolver el problema de la mente humana: ¿Qué es la inteligencia? ¿Qué es la consciencia? ¿Qué es la libertad? ¿Somos libres,... Read more of this blog post »
The woman in the checkout aisle is small, white-haired. Her cart is full, mounding with Gatorade, Cheetos, and ice cream sandwiches.
I love ice cream sandwiches.
She is bent at the waist, her joints are as thin as number-two pencils. She is struggling to push her cart.
I offer to unload her buggy. S...Read more of this blog post »
Heuglijk nieuws! Mijn Creatorium kreeg een kast! Nu ja, ze is nog niet helemaal af (net als de rest van de ruimte, check die onafgewerkte wanden bijvoorbeeld!), maar wel al zo’n 80% en dat maakt dat ik eindelijk plaats heb voor mijn creatieve rommel. Al mijn stoffen, fournituren, de hele voorraad...Read more of this blog post »
Happy (RELEASE) Wednesday , sexy readers!
Welcome to Wednesday (RELEASE) Wander—a little mid-week digression with Scarlett Avery!
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~The Billionaire and the Princess
It seems like an eternity since I’ve published a...Read more of this blog post »
2018 brought me a lot of things I had only ever dreamed of. It was amazing to see God act in every area of my life. It's still hard to recognize that 2018 is OVER. It's done. And we're not getting it back again.
Part of me believes that... Read more of this blog post »
[image error]It all came down to me.
The one who followed the rules, never went looking for trouble – I kept to myself. I just wanted to take care of my family. To not constantly look over my shoulder, worried about the things that went bump in the night.
I just wanted to survive.
But that wasn’t...Read more of this blog post »
Where did the inspiration for The Girl on the Page come from? How much of the novel was inspired by your own personal history in the book industry?
I realised after I wrote The Girl on the Page that my life up until that moment had been the ins... Read more of this blog post »
The Power of LovebyHomer Hickam
When I was a boy, my mother overheard me say, "I love peanut butter." I was saying it because I was having an intellectual discussion with a friend of mine, a boy who also loved peanut butter and we wished to confirm our proclivity for that most wholesom... Read more of this blog post »
As a writer of science fiction and fantasy, I must create a ton of world details that never get used. To figure out which bits stay and go, I use what I call my midichlorians and Mordor rules.
My Midichlorians Rule
As a crazy-ass Star Wars fan since forever, I was so excited for the prequel movie...Read more of this blog post »
Join me for a cosmic conversation about astrology, consciousness, starseeds, and more on Starseed Radio Academy. We talk about the current astrological energies, the special awakening process we move through, the importance of starseeds on the planet, and how there has been a clear rise in activa... Read more of this blog post »
Photo credit: Barbara Delinsky
A week ago, I had no idea who Marie Kondo was. Then, after rushing past yet one more article about her now-viral KonMari Method of decluttering a home, I slowed and took a closer look.
Marie Kondo is a professional tidier-upper. The star of several books, a ton o...Read more of this blog post »
SAWYER BENNETT REVEALS NEW ROMANTIC SUSPENSE SERIES WITH A HUGE $500 GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY!
This May, join the alpha males of Jameson Force Security as they do the dirty jobs no one else wants to do. Kynan McGrath leads the charge in this Wicked Horse Vegas spin off series, featuring former military...Read more of this blog post »
“Libraries were full of ideas ― perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons.”
Snažiť sa vám predstaviť jednu nájomnú vrahyňu, ktorá nie je len vrahyňou, je tak trochu zbytočné, nakoľko tí, ktorí o nej nečítali, o nej aspoň minimálne počuli. A ak ste o nej ani nepočuli, začínam sa pýta... Read more of this blog post »
For a limited time only, you can download The Controversial Princess for the royally silly price of just 0.99p
So now would be the perfect time to get wrapped up in an epic royal romance that is guaranteed to leave you breathless. And if the super low price tag can’t entice you, then maybe a s... Read more of this blog post »
Back when the Twelve Dancing Princesses book was released I had so much fun discussing other retellings of the fairy tale with you, Champions, I decided to make it a tradition! I assumed Snow White was a more popular and well known retelling (thanks Disney!) but it wasn’t until I asked you Champ...Read more of this blog post »
Bacon chocolate chip cookies elevate a classic recipe with a savory twist. With crisp pieces of bacon mixed right into the cookie batter, these keto cookies are packed with salty-sweet flavor. Related: Keto Flourless Chocolate Avocado Cookies This recipe for bacon chocolate chip cookies is the sa...Read more of this blog post »
In the standard economic approach to optimal redistribution (such as Okun and Mirrlees),... Read more of this blog post »
Here we go, my usual post wondering if I’ll remember how to blog again after drafting ahead for a good while and not having to pay any attention to this on a daily basis. For example, I finished up all this on the first of January and won’t have to draft posts again January 23rd. Three weeks. I a...Read more of this blog post »
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That's one of the questions Barbara Kingsolver probes in her new novel, Unsheltered . Weaving between the present and the past, it follows two families in Vineland, New Jersey, living in different moments of cultural crisis....more