***HARD LINE, by Sidney Bell Copyright 2017
Premed student Tobias Benton is making amends for his past. He keeps his head down, mouth
shut and colors within the lines. But when his close friend Ghost goes missing, Tobias will do
whatever it takes to get answers—including using blackmail to enli...
My new novel series, "A Clara & Iris Mystery" E-books one and two will be on SALE starting Thanksgiving for a great gift idea for readers on your "holiday gift list!"
Here are the details:
Kim Carter Mysteries Holiday E-Book Promotion for Black Friday and Cyber Mon... Read more of this blog post »
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The return of the Irish soul
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Nov 20, 2017
Melanie Fischer does it again!, This book is Outlander o... Read more of this blog post »
An awesome interview coming your way soon - some old time miniaturist collectors/fantasy gamers might recognize this talented illustrator/writer from some of his works as shown in the Grenadier Bulletin, the Polyhedron, and Dragon Magazine...here's a tease from a page of the old... Read more of this blog post »
Many years ago I was invited as a young entrepreneur to attend the first Entrepreneurial Convention in the European Parliament in Brussels, one evening during a dinner for some of the British delegates I met a retired gentlemen who was a representative and volunteer... Read more of this blog post »
November 30th is when TAMING TROUBLE will be available, which is also our 2 year publishing anniversary. We felt like it was super appropriate to end where we started, with the... Read more of this blog post »
I know, shopping this time of the year can be crazy, so why not give someone a great gift, purchase it from the comfort of your home - and at the low price of $2.99! Get them a kindle copy of Trapped by Maria Hernandez. It's a great book to read after those long days... Read more of this blog post »
I'm gonna make you
A face card.
A homeless man
Dallas was THE most
Out of Forrest Lawn.
Boy Dave "Daddy-O" Carreira
Is the best.
Never mind about local assistant
JP. Read more of this blog post »
This is news?
Hmmm…what about a registered sexual predator like Bill Clinton? The IITs have given the white... Read more of this blog post »
Stranger Abduction is out of the oven – edited, re-edited, ad infinitum, and I wanted to write a bit about the book and present the prologue…you can let me know if you like or don’t like what I’m sharing with you. Just be gentle and remember, I’m part of your reading and wr...Read more of this blog post »
Very funny how, just to make money or to get publicity, some people using even the dead proud Rani Padmavati. It's a shame that although having so many solutions for the issue against the release of the movie ‘Padmavati’, why are not... Read more of this blog post »
The Austen Romance Sale you've been waiting for! Only .99 cents on Vanity & Pride Press JAFF books: Authors Cat Gardiner & Pamela Lynne
Also, Moment Forever (A WWII Epic Romance) will be priced at only $3.99 for 600 pages! Woot.
We are so thankful... Read more of this blog post »
Color of You: Bowen Merlin—yes, that’s his real name—accepts a position i... Read more of this blog post »
Just got a 5-Star review on Amazon. I’m really proud of the book and really appreciate what the reviewer had to say about the world I am creating…
“Nighthawks : A Book of the Broken is an interesting genre blending story. The book combines crime noir with paranormal fantasy to create a different...Read more of this blog post »
If anyone wants to pick up a signed copy of The Wind in His Heart or other Triskell Press titles (Crow Girls collection and Where Desert Spirits Crowd the Night) I’ll have a table at this book fair from 12 to 5 p.m. on Saturday. A partial list of participants is on the event page.
Happy November everyone! Are you ready for the chilly weather to hit?
Well, no need to fret. Come join me and so many other amazing authors. We have stories to keep the home fires burning.
YOU COULD WIN:
1 - $50 Amazon Gift Cards
2 - $25 Amazon Gift Cards
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Ihr ganzes Leben war schwer und gemein,
doch wie sollte es anders auch sein.
Ihre Eltern, überfordert vom eigenen Leben,
konnten ihr keine Sicherheit geben.
So tauschte die Rolle von Eltern und Kind,
ihre Jugend für immer verflüchtigt im Wind.
Ihr ganzes Leben war finster und schlecht,
doch sie s...
It’s Release Week for THE CHASE!
To celebrate the release of the final installment of the Brides of Beadwell series, I’m giving away a bundle of Brides of Beadwell stocking stuffers. Enter for your chance to win, then its up to you whether you choose to put them in someone else’s stocking o...Read more of this blog post »
Watching Glass Shatter, a family drama contemporary fiction novel, was published on October 8th, 2017 to rave reviews and great success. A 15-day blog tour kicked off in early November with the announcement of a sequel being planned for late 2018, but a whole year is a long time to wait before yo...Read more of this blog post »
I recently traveled to New York University to talk with Dr. Jonathan Haidt about, among other things, disgust, purity, fear and belief; the perilous state of the modern university; and his work with Heterodox Academy (https://heterodoxacademy.org/) an organization de...Read more of this blog post »
Here is a Badger Herald video about drawing, co-created by our beloved MC1PM classmate ,Cactus. I love our class and I love our Comics Room. I’m especially thankful to the Badger Herald for giving us this sweet documentation of our Comics Room which I regard as a living, nurturing...Read more of this blog post »
Seventeen-year-old Serena isn't human. She is a bad blood, and in the city of Vendona, bad bloods are executed...Read more of this blog post »
If there’s something that I look forward to after a long day is my reading time. I made a resolution at the beginning of this year that I’d read at least a few pages of a book everyday and I’ve managed to do – at least one page! Even when I was admitting in the hospital, one thing that was carrie...Read more of this blog post »
Many powerful men in journalism, entertainment, and politics are being exposed as sexual harassers. But we are not seeing a wave of similar events in medicine. Why not?
Because sexual harassment doesn’t happen in medicine? Hahahaha.
Because medicine has exceptionally strong secrecy norms? I have he... Read more of this blog post »
With Thanksgiving almost here and Christmas just around the corner, it's time to think about presents for the writer in your life. If that's you, then consider it as a reward for a good year's writing!
Here are some ideas to get you started.Writing Tools
How many times have you been in the showe...Read more of this blog post »
(Here) you can learn about how the migrant workers you claim are being treated well and are being paid enough to build mansions themselves protested against their lack of pay and abuse–and how their employers, instead of listening to their demands, insisted that they go home.
(Here) you can hear...Read more of this blog post »
Over the past couple of months, I’ve been seeing a growing noise on Facebook and other social media platforms that is staunchly anti-prayer. Generally, this occurs most strongly after some horror or disaster wherein people will post “my prayers are with you.” Immediately the social justice crowd...Read more of this blog post »
I have some things I need to get off my chest. This is a ramble, but I’m in too much pain to tidy it up. If it’s too rambly, go to the final section about naming names at least, please.
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Regardless of what you think of the recently released Justice League film, one thing is for sure — of the new characters introduced, Aquaman as played by Jason Momoa was easily one of the breakout characters. His take on the King of Atlantis, a mix of ’90 long-haired loner Arthur Curry from the c...Read more of this blog post »
Há algum tempo reclamei nesse blog sobre o barulho dos meus vizinhos e o quanto isso me incomodava. Ainda, falei que não queria chegar ao ponto de precisar chamar a polícia, já que eu não me imagino ser o tipo de pessoa que faz isso. Foi algo que fiz com a intenção de desabafar, logo após o incid...Read more of this blog post »
One of my favorite ways to unwind over the holiday season is to read!
There’s nothing like snuggling up in a blanket by a cozy fire and cracking open a book. I definitely prefer cuddling with paper copies vs. digital versions. How about you?
I am recommending three books for your consideration...Read more of this blog post »
First up is the title reveal (is that a thing?)! I ran this intricate poll to see what you guys wanted for the title. I got some really awesome feedback ... bu... Read more of this blog post »
I have your leftovers plan for this weekend!
Turkey, mushrooms and dumplings in what is the most delicious soup ever. Forever ever.
This recipe is based on one of my very favorites on the site – if not my ALL TIME favorite – creamy chicken and dumplings! Eeeep. So many of you love it too and with...Read more of this blog post »
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