Did you hear about the Oregon Oncology nurse who posted a bragging video on TikTok about how she travels as she likes, doesn’t wear a mask when she’s off work and lets her kids have unfettered play dates? You can get the story here.
This on the heels of the earlier post I made about how exhausRead more of this blog post »
Blog Audit Challenge 2020
Welcome back for the final month of challenges for the Blog Audit Challenge 2020!
I hope you did well with the November challenges. Remember to link up your progress reports in the Link Up on the 5th December.
Each month we'll concentrate on a different area of our blogs. Read more of this blog post »
"My mother's peach cobbler was so good, it made God himself cheat on his wife"
A great first line in a terrific little collection of stories dealing with Black women, church-going, and life in a patriarchal world. God, in this case, is Pastor Troy Neely, who Olivia at first believesRead more of this blog post »
Writing Start: 10:29
Total New Words (est.): 100
Edited (est.): 5700
1. Book Three Melody: Off 2. Fractalverse VI: Off till 12/05
3. Dreamcatcher: Off
4. Cheapery St. Heroes Book Three: Edited what I've written in chapter one so far
5. Firefly: 100 new wordsNotes: I had bigger plans for Read more of this blog post »
Оптимист закрывает маской вообще все отверстия и не покидает дом, чтобы однажды выпорхнуть прекрасной бабочкой, как только климат, экономика, политика и микробиологическая обс Read more of this blog post »
This is the third book published in twenty days. Great fun.
If I managed 2 books every twenty days, that will get me to about 56 books, if I average three books every twenty days, that will get me above 70. So on target so far!!
The book that came out today is Book #7 Year of the Cat: ARead more of this blog post »
I don’t know about you, but at the beginning of 2020, I had some big, ambitious plans. I’d hoped to: publish two full-length novels, complete my second full marathon, and begin transitioning out of a job that I no longer enjoyed. Those were my top goals for the year that would push me closer to liviRead more of this blog post »
Just for Christmas
Could this be true love? Or is it just for Christmas?
Finding an abandoned dog beside the road isn’t the Christmas surprise interior designer, Molly Ford is hoping for. But when the local vet can’t find a space for the bedraggled dog, Molly makes a rash decision.Read more of this blog post »
Treat your writer self – and a friend – to these Buddy Bundles. This special holiday sale will make it easy to gift your writer what they need to be happily productive next year and beyond. Writing a book is much more fun when you do it with someone else – these bundles make it […]
The post Holiday gRead more of this blog post »
On one of our Alaska cruises trips last season, we came across a large group of humpback whales. There were maybe around 30 or so. I don’t know what they were up to, but they seemed to be busy at the surface. The main group was maybe a 1/2 mile from where we were watching them when these two surRead more of this blog post »
Counting down the days until Parker and Skylar can be yours. Are you in?
Her Marine Next Door
My next door neighbor Parker Jax is not my type. He’s covered in tats, rides a motorcycle, and his parties keep me up all night. The fact he’s sexy as sin doesn’t change the fact we are oil and waterRead more of this blog post »
“Why don’t you drink?” This question has cropped up numerous times over the years in my work with teenagers as a youth minister, and to explain why I don’t drink has always struck me as odd. Alcohol is the only drug in my experience that I’ve had to explain why I don’t use it. And I was asked the qRead more of this blog post »
A wee while back I wrote a post about being fine in 2020. It was an ode to how we're basically fine but not fine but sorta fine only not really. You can read that here.
As a follow-up, I guess I should say a bit more about what life being kinda-fine is like for me personally. This is not a gu Read more of this blog post »
Wondering is addiction curable is like asking if diabetes is curable. You may see many people not getting well and think recovery is not possible, but 23 million Americans are in some form of recovery. Do you know someone who is struggling, or in recovery? Addiction is both a physical dependency thaRead more of this blog post »
A batty, especially promising Christmas Lecture at the University of Bristol, is upcoming from Ig Nobel Prize winner Gareth Jones:
2 December 2020, 3.00 PM – 2 December 2020, 5.00 PM
Professor Gareth Jones
G13/14 or Zoom online
The uRead more of this blog post »
Sci-Fi Book Fair for Free books
A bundle of high-caliber authors for lovers of SF/F.
This special event showcases all subgenres of sci-fi and may include:
Join us! SF FrRead more of this blog post »
This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions. Vicki Batman will be awarding a handbag (US Only) to a randomly drawn winner via rafflecopter during the tour. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour.
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I'd like to welcome fellow Wild Rose Press author, Mike Torreano to my blog today. He writes Westerns, so you're in for something a little different.
What inspired you to write? In fifth grade, back in Ohio, my teacher made us read a book a week, and write a report. You never knew who she was goingRead more of this blog post »
In times of uncertainty, we look for voices of clarity. Over several coming episodes, we’re going to be speaking with individuals who have the ability to speak a bit of clarity into the present uncertainty, and who can offer strategies for navigating through the next several months of instability.
OnRead more of this blog post »
On 1st December 1530, fifty-year-old Margaret of Austria, Princess of Asturias and Duchess of Savoy, died at her home at Mechelen. She was buried alongside her second husband, Philibert II, Duke of Savoy, in their mausoleum at Bourg-en-Bresse.
Margaret was an important woman. She was the daughter ofRead more of this blog post »
Orice business online urmereste acelasi lucru: trafic pe site. Traficul pe site inseamna un numar mai mare de potentiali clienti, o imagine mai buna in fata motoarelor de cautare si o confirmare a faptului ca faci bine ceea ce faci.…
Articolul 5 lucruri simple care te ajuta sa aiRead more of this blog post »
Yi Sang (1910–1937) was a painter, architect, poet, and writer in early-twentieth-century Korea, when the Korean peninsula was under Japanese colonial rule. Yi Sang wrote and published in both Korean and Japanese until his early death from tuberculosis at the age of twenty-seven, after imprisonmentRead more of this blog post »
ALIEN DRAGON’S HUNT (DRAGONS OF KITALA BOOK 1) by Aline ARead more of this blog post »
After starting this journey back in 2014 with writer friend Amy Miles, we have tied a little bow on our journey together but putting all three books together into one beautiful digital boxed set. Once we can do signings again, we’ll get it up in paperback, but for now we offer up this beauty.
[ima Read more of this blog post »
In this post ‘Conversations with GPT-3‘ we get some interesting insight about the experience of conversing with an artificial intelligence, on the basis of the largest natural language AI around, which was released in July 2020.
GPT-3 is “Generative Pre-trained Transformer 3 (GPT-3) is an autoregressRead more of this blog post »
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