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Love, served with a twist.
“With a Twist”, the first book in “The Speakeasy” series is now available for pre-order at Pride Publishing. Order now and get it first when it goes live on September 25!
The Speakeasy Series
Media mogul Jesse Murtagh and bartender Kyle McKee decide to go into...
The vignettes would be $2.99--other prices extrapolated from there.
It's been made clear to me that this was too much for too little.
So . . . I've taken down everything... Read more of this blog post »
Mask: Persona ebook is now available on Amazon & Kindle Unlimited https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07F8Y9S6N Here is the official description:
From the recipient of two "Honorable Mentions" in the Writer's Digest Annual Writing Competition, a new voice for the next generation tha... Read more of this blog post »
The Bottom Line: One of the decade’s most original and surreal psychological thrillers, Lacey has crafted an impossible-to-put-down murder tale while skewering corporate dysfunction and deftly exploring a rare twin psychopathy.
Rick Lacey’s new thriller opens in 1994 – the same da... Read more of this blog post »
Don't toss your bras
At musical concerts
Fling those books
You spent time writing
Revealing your agony
Of love and life and fantasy
That rarely, if ever, comes true
Toss that lacy, black book
Of rhythmic suffering
Or toss that hard-living
Of your broken heart and home
Aim those pag... Read more of this blog post »
It was a good weekend in my world. At least on the writing side of things. I have chapter 1 and 2 written and then jumped to a scene I had to get down on paper. The new scene will be about chapter 5 or 6. Now to fill in the gaps.
I had taken the dogs out for a walk on Sunday morning and as I walke...Read more of this blog post »
you can now purchase it for USD 0.99 from 25th to 27th July and for USD 1.99 from 28th July to 30th July.
Please share this po... Read more of this blog post »
by A.B. Michaels
Publication Date: May 4, 2014
Genre: Historical Fiction/Romance
A Notable Indie Book of 2014
Silver Ippy Award
New Apple Medalist
Editor’s Choice – Idaho Book Awards
At the end of the Gilded Age, the “Golden City” of San Fran...Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to the wish list for #TeamMascaraTracks!
(That’s Amanda Rawson Hill and Cindy Baldwin.) Sit down and draw up a chair. We've got chocolate, lots of episodes of The Good Place, and—of course—a bookshelf chock full of crying books.... Read more of this blog post »
At the end of basic training, the recruits all piled into the local town to get drunk and to fuck something. They were under strict orders not to get involved in any trouble with the locals. But watching her fellow recruits pounding on their chests and dri... Read more of this blog post »
The five most powerful mantras of Lord Shiva are discussed here. These are to sing the glory of Lord Shiva – the supreme consciousness. Shiva – the supreme consciousness can be accessed in many ways. Shiva is the God as well as the purest vibration of the soul. With these vibrations of the five m...Read more of this blog post »
You'll have to follow the link for a look at the excerpt and my thoughts on the character.
https://spiceofliferomance.weebly.com... Read more of this blog post »
In case you missed it, Dr. Strange Beard is LIVE! AND it was included on the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA TODAY Bestsellers lists. I am in a glass case of emotion… If you haven’t grabbed Roscoe and Simone’s book, what the heckerino are you waiting for?Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to part two of our interview with Halcyon Slavic, the main character of my most recent novel "Dronefall." In this interview we will get a glimpse of the story-world through her eyes. So, with no further introduction, we'll get back into it.Exactly what is the role and function of the dr... Read more of this blog post »
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I met Patrice Gopo during a week-long writer’s residency at the wonderful Collegeville Institute. I was just beginning the book that would become Placemaker. She was nearing the end of the book that has become All the Colors We Will See. It was alwa...Read more of this blog post »
"White Fang" is a riveting adventure film starring a 21-year-old Ethan Hawke and a super-adorable yet protective wolfdog. The 1991 movie tells the story of Jack Conroy, a young man tryin... Read more of this blog post »
quem não vai poder colar nos lançamentos de TRÉGUA e ainda quer o livro no preço promocional da campanha de financiamento e das noites de autógrafo, corre aqui na minha loja: http://loja.oliviamaia.net/produto/livro-tregua/
o livro vai estar disponível em pré-venda com o preço de lançamento até co...Read more of this blog post »
Read it here.
This piece was written in a flash fiction class by the queen of flash, Kathy Fish. I really would suggest anyone wanting to generate some new flash to take one of her online classes, which sell out ver... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome, welcome, Pitch Wars hopeful! I am so excited to be volunteering as a mentor this year! For those who aren’t familiar, Pitch Wars is a mentoring program where published/agented authors, editors, or industry interns choose one mentee to work with on a specific manuscript for an agent showc...Read more of this blog post »
I need to get your thoughts on the man who stole a commercial airplane a few days ago, and went joyriding and did daredevil stunts above Seattle, etc. I was fascinated as a mofo by that story on Saturday. Wild shit! Here’s a full transcript of his conversation with air traffic control. The guy’s...Read more of this blog post »
We were sent this copy in exchange for an honest review!
So first of all, this book is about a dog and his adventures with dinosaurs. If that doesn't get your kid excited, I'm not sure it can be done! Okay maybe that's a bit biased. I just know Madeline loves her so... Read more of this blog post »
It’s not bad enough to qualify as a Pinterest Fail, but see how there’s only one?
I’m always on the hunt for cool things I can make to liven up my shelves and my book photography. This tutorial from Design Sponge seemed simple and straightforward enough, something I could put toget...Read more of this blog post »
There was some concern after PERIL, PLOTS, and PUPPIES came out that the Sleuth Sisters series was finished, and to be honest, I wasn't sure myself. I've said many times that I don't want to write the next book just because. I need a story that I want to tell, because it's very hard... Read more of this blog post »
Starcraft is one of the greatest video games of all time. Okay, no it isn't. Well, maybe it is. I'm sure South Korea agrees it was/is. Starcraft is one of those games which has an amazingly good nostalgia filter since it was incredibly good for its time-period. It is one of the real-time str... Read more of this blog post »
I’ve wanted to create a Patreon for two years, and just this week I finally did it! What stopped me in the past? I couldn’t think of unique rewards that patrons would want from me. After I hosted The Writer’s Edge Patreon for Writers discussion with Ksenia Anske, Robert Sawyer, Lucy A. Snyder, Wi...Read more of this blog post »
I like to write and paint, catch a fish or two each day.
There’s still so much left to do in life, I simply have to say.
I love to See the lightning in the heavens, see the dew settle on the ground,
I’m amazed at all God’s wonders, every time I look around.
Makes me wonder h... Read more of this blog post »
WIN AWESOME STUFF!
The Nightshade's Touch PREORDER LIVE NOW
PUBLISHING DATE: SEPT 1st
To celebrate the launch of The Nightshade's Touch preorder, I'm giving away an AWESOME prize bundle, including:
★ Signed 'The Nightshade's Touch' paperback
★ Meteorite necklace (yes, it's real meteor... Read more of this blog post »
If you’re new to Pitch Wars or have questions about how it all works check out the Pitch Wars website. I always describe it as kind of like The Voice for writers, but here’s the official description:
Pitch Wars is a mentoring program where published/agented authors, editors, or industry interns...Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
A Season Among Psychics is a novel but would also do well in the Spirituality section of the bookstore. It's a sympathetic portrait of one woman's life and her struggles to stay afloat when circumstances turn bad on her. Recoverin... Read more of this blog post »
Un pas mic pentru SF-ul românesc, dar mare pentru un autor din ”noul val”, cunoscut pentru textele sale cu atmosferă întunecată și personaje cu suflet slav, MILOȘ DUMBRACI – apariția unui volum în engleză!
”RED DEAD TEN” reunește 10 povestiri ”cu sovietici”, traduse în engleză sau scrise direct...Read more of this blog post »
I ran into a friend at a restaurant one day. I asked her how she was doing.
“My divorce is final. I’m newly sober. My alimony has run out. And I realize I don’t have a clue about what I want or what’s next in my life.”
“Isn’t that great?” I said. “You’re in the Unknown.”
She scowled at me. I smiled....Read more of this blog post »
nails done—when I overheard two older women strike up a conversation at the
dryer. I listened with fascination as they...
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In this Episode of Happy Rant Sports Ted and Barnabas suss out and rant about the following:
Johnny Manziel’s inauspicious – ok, horrific – first start in the CFL
Andrew Sendejo’s “Make Football Violent Again” hat
NFL Award predictions (of awards we mostly made up)
Be sure to visit HappyRantPodcast.c... Read more of this blog post »
What makes an environment extre... Read more of this blog post »
Meet Victoria Lynn - a writer, blogger, and incredible friend. I was able to meet Victoria in May, and she is a seriously awesome person. Talk about a heart of mercy and encouragement!
And today, I have the pleasure of joining Victoria in a blog tour for her newest release - When Be... Read more of this blog post »
I have long been fascinated by very large families. I think it stems from my interest in logistics; more kids means more logistics, and there are always tips to pick up.Read more of this blog post »
I will be making an appearance at the San Diego Festival of Books on Saturday, August 25. Come out and see a bunch of great local authors and writers! Check out the links below for tickets and schedules.San Diego Festival of Books
Saturday, August 25, 2018
Venues Liberty Station, 2620 Truxtun...Read more of this blog post »
Were he real, today would be Jack Horwood’s birthday. And ever since Job Hunt I’ve used his birthday, and Gareth’s on July 30th, as a kind of writing deadline. First, to get Job Hunt submitted. Then, the following year to finish first Ghosts and then House Hunt. I’ve had a similar project every y...Read more of this blog post »
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