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Nina Wirk Nina Wirk's blog:
In his cocoon of reality,
a gilded penthouse apartment in the clouds,
overflowing with looted treasures,
he sits enthroned,
a master,
lording over his minions,
who stream in like ants,
scurrying to gain his favor.

He puffs out his chest
and bares his teeth,
like a gargoyle from the Gates of Hell.
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Published on July 27, 2017 20:33 • 11 views
Steven         Brown Steven Brown's blog:
Now that our own book has been launched into the world, it's time to get back to reviewing other people's books. Like this one.

Apollo, this is for you.

BookTube review of Rick Riordan's The Hidden Oracle... with stick figures, and haiku.

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Published on July 27, 2017 20:25 • 9 views
Erin Michelle Sky Erin Michelle Sky's blog:
Now that our own book has been launched into the world, it's time to get back to reviewing other people's books. Like this one.

Apollo, this is for you.

BookTube review of Rick Riordan's The Hidden Oracle... with stick figures, and haiku.

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Published on July 27, 2017 20:23 • 11 views
Sophia Sunshine Vilceus Sophia Sunshine Vilceus's blog:
Yesterday morning, as I drove to work, everything seemed typical. I had my coffee and a piece of fruit. I was blasting some gospel after my morning-car prayer. And I was replaying in my head what I was about to teach my students. As I made a turn to approach the campus building, the morning abrup... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 20:11 • 21 views
R. T. Leone R. T. Leone's blog:
First response from Amazon (July 15 on BBB): Full Resolution


Second response from Amazon (July 27 on BBB): Full Resolution


- And this is a metaphor for about 90% of e-mails that I've received from Amazon since this whole thing began.

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- Since the last time, Costa has sent a few direct e-mails to k... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 20:25 • 1 view
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
Beer Club 3 hits critical mass!

“To single out and identify those who will NOT be joining us on the Next Step, the Mass Lav bath for humanity, the Aliens have shown us their plan and allowed us to be their instrument. And in classic ‘I’m going to tell you my plans because you won’t remember anywa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 17:51 • 32 views
Vic Cavalli Vic Cavalli's blog:
I'm very grateful that full-length published reviews of my novel The Road to Vermilion Lake have been printed, or are forthcoming, in these excellent review journals:

Literary Review (UK)
Edinburgh Book Review
Midwest Book Review
Pacific Rim Review of Books

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Published on July 27, 2017 17:13 • 10 views
Kathryn Sommerlot Kathryn Sommerlot's blog:

As I’m now on the much-anticipated summer vacation portion of my yearly teaching duties – hooray! – I’ve started a bit of a read-a-thon. Prior to vacation starting, I scouted out the books I wanted to read and review during the summer holidays: genre fiction in the fantasy and historical genres t...

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Published on July 27, 2017 17:09 • 10 views
Wendell Whitney Thorne Wendell Whitney Thorne's blog:
Okay, so I've contacted my congressman, Vern Buchanan, a number of times. I've asked the same question each time.

"When the hell are you going to demand the resignation of this president?"

No response. The GOP is divided, obviously. Half of them are hiding while the other half are deciding whether... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 16:56 • 21 views
ماهرعبد الرحمن ماهرعبد الرحمن's blog:
في كتاب "المحاورات الجديدة أو دليل الرجل الذكي إلى الرجعية والتقدمية وغيرها من المذاهب الفكرية" للدكتور لويس عوض، وهو معارضة أو تقليد ظريف على منوال فكرة برنارد شو "دليل المرأة الذكية إلى الإشتراكية والرأسمالية والسوفيتية والفاشية"، لكن مع الفارق الكبير طبعا. في البداية بيكتب لويس عوض عن ذكاء "أد... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 15:57 • 9 views
Alex Ander Alex Ander's blog:
I'm currently writing the third book in the Special Agent Cruz series, Plea For Justice . Twenty-one chapters are done. The book is shaping up to be a little longer than the first two works.

In Plea For Justice, a new character (United States Deputy Marshal) is introduced, who will become the pro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 15:24 • 9 views
Christopher    Brown Christopher Brown's blog:

I was pleased to learn today that my novel Tropic of Kansas topped BookPeople’s list of local bestsellers published in the Austin American-Statesman, in some humbling company. Thanks to all of you for helping get this thing off to a strong start.


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Published on July 27, 2017 15:11 • 11 views
Rupert Dreyfus Rupert Dreyfus's blog:
Here's my latest blog linked to the latest episode of the Losing the Plot podcast

https://rupertdreyfus.wordpress.com/2...

Many thanks to my good friend Leo X. Robertson for the great chat. If you haven't already, be sure to check him out:

https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...

Speak'th soon

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Published on July 27, 2017 15:09 • 9 views
R.F.G. Cameron R.F.G. Cameron's blog:
Mono-Earth The War of the Egg (Mono-Earth #1) by R.F.G. Cameron

It took a while but I finally released a novel of decent length. Hopefully any who care to read my latest offering will enjoy it.

Mono-Earth: The War of the Egg
Mono-Earth: The War of the Egg

For now, duty calls as it has so often over the past year. Perhaps I'll be fortunate enough to get the time... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 14:27 • 11 views
Wanda Burnside Wanda Burnside's blog:
We are all looking for something to change. We hope to change many things in our lives. We have a list of things that we want changed immediately. The sooner that things change, the happier one will be.

Some of the things that we want to change can be our weight, financial struggles, family crisis... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 14:16 • 36 views
David  Whelan David Whelan's blog:
I often wonder do at times creators think about the long term of a story rather than the short term of a story. This comes to mind with the news that there will be a new Stargate show called Stargate: Origins coming soon. Whilst this is my favourite franchise and the quality of the show in this i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 14:02 • 32 views
Claudia Stone Claudia Stone's blog:
I'm pleased to say that A Lady Like No Other, will be released on August 5th.

The story follows the romance between the quirky Lady Lydia Beaufort and the ever charming Marquess of Sutherland.

Featuring fortune tellers, rogue Italians and a friends-to-lovers theme, that may leave you a little misty... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:57 • 13 views
Matt Gemmell Matt Gemmell's blog:

In Summer 2016, I released the first book in the KESTREL action-thriller series: CHANGER. Later this year, the adventure continues in book two: TOLL. I’m excited to share the cover art with you today!

Cover artwork for TOLL, book two in the KESTREL series

Here’s a link to a larger version of the cover. For readers with visual impairments, there’s a...

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Published on July 24, 2017 05:20 • 9 views
Erica Marie Hogan Erica Marie Hogan's blog:

Are you ready for a new book? Ready to curl up in your favorite blanket with a steaming cup of hot chocolate to read a tale of ice and magic?

Then you’re ready for my upcoming new release The Winter Queen!

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Published on July 27, 2017 06:20 • 9 views
Tamra Lassiter Tamra Lassiter's blog:
I'm not exactly an adventurer in the typical sense. I don't white water kayak or camp in the Rockies. I have no desire to climb Mt. Everest...ever. But I do enjoy smaller, everyday adventures. I like exploring wherever I am, and I love finding hidden gems. I know that seeing new things helps keep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 18, 2017 13:08 • 8 views
Jane B. Jane B.'s blog:
He was executed at dawn. He stood facing the wall with bound hands behind his back, waiting for the first rays of the rising sun. A new day was languishing on the threshold, not daring to disturb the solitude of his last night. The sun tried to delay its rise as long as possible. The sentence pro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:13 • 11 views
Dana Hammer Dana Hammer's blog:
Dear Woman at the Gym Who Uses Morning Zumba Class as a Forum to Express Her Sexual Urges:

Please pay no attention to the side-eye you get from other class attendees. Who cares if everyone now knows exactly what it would be like to mount you? Your wildly inappropriate dancing brightens my day. Kee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:11 • 25 views
Bolivar Beato Bolivar Beato's blog:
I finished my first book in the Pangaea; End of Days series on July 11th, 2017. And though it contains the Chamber of Creation Novella, I decided to publish it for free separately as well.
It's up on lulu.com (epub) www.pangaeathelegend.com (pdf) and should be up on other sites soon.

Currently I'm... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:08 • 11 views
Claire Fullerton Claire Fullerton's blog:
I believe the hallmark of good southern fiction is a strong sense of place. Author Eva Marie Everson ranks among those southern writers who know the particular minutia characteristic of the south, and her attention to detail is wonderful without being heavy-handed. That this engaging story opens... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:06 • 32 views
José Manuel Uría José Manuel Uría's blog:
Mi reseña de "El problema de los tres cuerpos" de Cixin Liu, en la revista para los lunáticos:

http://www.moonmagazine.info/el-probl...
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:06 • 7 views
Susan I. Weinstein Susan I. Weinstein's blog:
A Gift of Wonder A True Story Showing School As It Should BeA Gift of Wonder A True Story Showing School As It Should Be by Kim Allsup

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Kim Allsup's memoir of teaching in a Waldorf School is lyrical about nature and childhood. I enjoyed magical adventures with her class, discovering a spiderweb that rested with no visible supports, a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 13:00 • 9 views
Esther E. Schmidt Esther E. Schmidt's blog:
.•.•*)✯ .•*)
✮ (.•✶LIVE: POKEY AREION FURY MC #4

Title: “Pokey”
Series: Areion Fury MC #4
Author: Esther E. Schmidt
Cover Design: Esther E. Schmidt
Model/Photographer: Joram Krol Photography
Release: July 25, 2017


Pokey is a lot of things; built like a tank, loyal as hell, and...a daddy?

Orianna had good...
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Published on July 27, 2017 12:51 • 9 views
Jim Vuksic Jim Vuksic's blog:
Tomorrow will mark my 70th. birthday. I would rather not be 70; however, it beats the alternative. It seemed like an opportune time to contemplate my life to-date and determine if it was worth the effort.

Life is nothing more than a series of experiences. Some are wonderful and enjoyable. Others a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 12:42 • 16 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
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Published on July 27, 2017 12:40 • 11 views
Nazifa Islam Nazifa Islam's blog:
My dad is dead today. He’s been dead this whole past week. He might have been dead the week before as well. But not the one before that. He was alive and well two weeks ago. He woke up at 6:30am in his house in Novi, Michigan two weeks and got ready for his day. I remember this. I’ll be more clea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 12:23 • 9 views
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
1 book for flying there: http://tinyurl.com/77kqlgt 1 book for flying home: http://tinyurl.com/6wcqvxj Ready for vacation! #Fragment #Pandemonium
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Published on July 27, 2017 12:05 • 9 views
Claude Lalumière Claude Lalumière's blog:

On 28 September, at Heartwood House ( 404 McArthur Avenue, Vanier, Ottawa), I’ll be participating in Persisting Beyond Margins, a literacy fundraising event on the theme of banned books. I’ll be discussing and reading from Norman Spinrad’s The Iron Dream.


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Published on July 27, 2017 11:56 • 9 views
Catherine DePasquale Catherine DePasquale's blog:
A strange thing happened yesterday. Out of nowhere, the title for my fourth book just materialized. That has never happened before. Well, maybe it did for Vocation, but the plot and title for my second book kind of went hand-in-hand. They became one entity. Not so with book four. It has a title,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 11:16 • 13 views
Jane Davitt Jane Davitt's blog:
Here it is! Book coming out Aug 8th. Valerie Tibbs did an amazing job. It's a contemporary BDSM, but we wanted to move away from the more expected cover; the contract is not for what you might expect either :-)

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Published on July 27, 2017 11:21 • 21 views
Alicia Emamdee Alicia Emamdee's blog:
Article originally appeared on the mental health counseling website
www.CreativeSolutions4Kids.com.

Whether it’s improving your self-esteem, eating and working out regularly, starting a new business, changing your career, etc., we all have goals we set for ourselves. Attempting to achieve those go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2017 11:09 • 9 views
Randy  Green Randy Green's blog:

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Sunday Mornings at the Movies.

Welcome back to the Church of Corinth. Corinthians: the Sequel (aka 2 Corinthians: Volume 13 of Heavenly Citizens in Earthly Shoes) is now available as paperback and eBook. Don’t miss the exciting conclusion to the movie. It is heart wrenching as a...

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Published on July 27, 2017 09:01 • 1 view
Erik Schubach Erik Schubach's blog:
The group at the Flotilla learns a lesson in love and life when Paya hires Reid, the person Christine is dating as a temp to fill in while Lenore is off on her honeymoon.

The group learns that love comes in all forms, shapes, and sizes as they unravel the mystery that is the overly cute Reid.

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Published on July 27, 2017 10:42 • 17 views
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