The Guardian (book 1 of Realm of Shadows)
Chapter One - Merra
Eagan sank down onto a flat-topped rock in utter disbelief. Even from the top of the hill he could see houses, tracks, and home-made fences of woven branches. Were these people mad? Did... Read more of this blog post »
I couldn’t blame him. The owner of the gas station had let his blackberry bush grow into a veritable tree, which is now raining... Read more of this blog post »
Need a short and sweet beach story?
This is the opening scene to June’s Lace, on sale for $1.99.
Ten Things I’m Worried About:
Too many wedding dresses
Not enough wedding dresses
Losing my home
Never finding an unbroken, black butterfly shell
The upcoming interview with the fashion wri...
German postcard by Ross Verlag, Berlin, no. 759/1, 1919-1924. Photo: Alex Binder. Collection: Didier Hanson.
German postcard by Verlag... Read more of this blog post »
Matthew knew from experience that waking up with a hangover never was fun, even less so if one woke up hungover surrounded by a bunch eviscerated corpse.
But th... Read more of this blog post »
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Disfruto inventando historias que me permiten vivir mil aventuras, cada día una persona distinta, sin dejar de ser yo.— Lilian...
Aprendiz de escritora que comparte fantasías. Espero que quienes las lean disfruten con ellas tanto como yo escribiendo https://t.co/mx0y9G7s80 pic.twitter.com/vvjuDa9TKO
Honestly, it doesn't happen to me often. And the rare times it does, I can usually shift my focus to something else and I can move through it.
Not this time.
I haven't written anything in four weeks. That's an eternity for me. I've tried everythi... Read more of this blog post »
We did it!
We really and truly did it. You voted. The votes were tallied. And now we’re finishing up the last remaining titles on the Top 100 Board Books Poll Countdown. Some of you have asked if this will appear in a nice printable format, so I’ll work with SLJ to see if we can’t make that happe...Read more of this blog post »
I’m very pleased to announce that Dangerous Spirits (Spirits 2) is now out in audiobook, narrated by the amazing Greg Tremblay!
After the events of Reyhome Castle, Henry Strauss expected the Psychical Society to embrace his application of science to the study of hauntings. Instead,...Read more of this blog post »
Most people who either know me professionally or who have seen my tagline anywhere, know that I write about strong women, the families who support them, and the men who can’t live without them. That’s my writing style in a nutshell.
But…why strong women? I mean, as opposed to just regular, hardwor...Read more of this blog post »
In February I spent a fascinating day with the production team for Dark Son, the BBC documentary about the 1960s’ Nude Murderer. This, of course, is the west London serial killer case that remains unsolved today. I wrote about it … Continue reading →
The post Nude killer – more filming appeared fi...Read more of this blog post »
I'm super excited to finally share the news that my new book, Ten Mile Bottom, is out! It's been a long time coming and I feel both excited and anxious about this release, but the comments and reviews have been overwhelmingly positive, and I couldn't be happier about that!
I've mention... Read more of this blog post »
Fabric bundles! I have a limited number of half-yard bundles available in my shop! Many of these are from out-of-print Kokka collections and a few from my new Stencil fabric line.Read more of this blog post »
Supercars Hot Lap Gold Coast
Can you guess what happens in this novella??
Cheers!! Read more of this blog post »
I'm so thrilled to finally be able to share with you my next release All Made Up coming your way in September!
Kat McLeod is the secondary character I've gotten by far and away the most reader emails asking when she was going to get her own story. After her appearances in the last three books (s... Read more of this blog post »
As many of you will know, I’m involved in MedievalCourses.com, a company offering online history courses taught by downloadable or streaming audio lectures or videos. Well, I just wanted to let you know that MedievalCourses.com are commemorating the anniversary of the Battle of Bosworth this week...Read more of this blog post »
This week is workshop week and our theme this month is “How to Apply The Creative Process to Your Creative...
The post Week 34: Free Go Creative! Workshop: Applying The Creative Process To Creative Business. appeared first on Indie Author Orna Ross.Read more of this blog post »
We judge someone’s greatness by the size of the obstacles he overcomes. Climbing Mount Everest brings glory to the climber and testifies to his greatness precisely because of the mountain’s enormity. An athlete who pole-vaults ten feet does nothing amazing. But one who pole-vaults twenty feet ma...Read more of this blog post »
Ik schreef met collega Toef Jaeger een Zomeravondgesprek voor NRC. De Zomeravondgesprekken zijn een serie interviews die de krant in de zomer publiceert, en waarvoor elke week twee aan elkaar gewaagde gasten een avond en een ochtend met twee NRC-redacteuren doorbrengen. Ons gesprek, met Spinvis e...Read more of this blog post »
I haven’t blogged about this because I hate to moan and gripe about stuff here. To put my current situation in a nutshell, I’ve been having a hard time finishing my WIP. For the life of me, I couldn’t put my finger on what the issue was. I like the characters, and I have a theme in the story tha... Read more of this blog post »
Okay, so Destiny: A Prequel to Bound by Destiny (The Harvest Young) is on the 2nd round of edits. Right now it's around 16Kish. It basically shows Raiden and Dayo from birth to age eighteen, when they mate.
I hadn't planned to write the early years (so to speak lol) but an abundance of disappoin... Read more of this blog post »
“It’s not uncommon to see natural hair, dark skin, & curvy bodies peering up at you from your local bookstore or airport today.” Yasss to our new covergirls. This is our time. #RepresentationMatters https://t.co/w8n8YNWGMr
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) August 20, 2018
The post “It’s not unco...Read more of this blog post »
Over the past few days, there has been an almost 20 percent rebound in the Turkish lira from the all-time lows that it plumbed earlier in the week. It would be a mistake to think that this signals the end of the Turkish currency crisis.
More important yet, it would be a mistake for U.S, policymake...Read more of this blog post »
Hi my lovelies,
How are you all doing? I’m working really hard as usual. I’ve got so many plans for the rest of the year. I can’t believe how fast this year is going by. 2019 is going to be kickass. But you all know me so you should know by now that we’re not done with releases. I have heard from...Read more of this blog post »
...and one last day, a ride over Duck Pass (not called that because there are any ducks up there but because late snow patterns look like the word. Or so I'm told. There were no ducks).
We eventually rode down to Mammoth Lakes, where I said goodbye to faithful Punch (and some overly-affectionate... Read more of this blog post »
Happy #MovieMonday lovelies! Music played a huge part in my writing of ATBP. I storyboarded the book to songs and created playlists for Finch, Violet, and the book itself. If there’s an anthem in all the hundreds of songs I listened to, it’s probably this— “Pluto” by @sleepingatlastRead more of this blog post »
Once a Scoundrel (Rogues Redeemed #3) by Mary Jo Putney[image error]
Reading Level: Adult Romance
Release Date: September 25, 2018
Pages: 368 pages
Reviewed By: Kate McMurry
Thir...Read more of this blog post »
http://mybook.to/Smash Kentucky already lost his career once. He thought regaining it meant everything. Until he met Rory. After getting picked up by New York, getting injured and let go, Kentucky is back in Texas. Working at his dad’s auto repair shop isn’t terrible, but it’s not his dre... Read more of this blog post »
Dear friends! I’m so excited to share a one-week-only 99-cent sale on Fighting for Everything, a standalone and the first in my new Warrior Fight Club series, which is about an MMA training club that helps veterans deal with PTSD and transition to civilian life. I adore the world of this club and...Read more of this blog post »
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Did you know Prince wrote that song (“Manic Monday”), famously performed by The Bangles? Such an amazing talent, and such a sad loss. Not sure why I have Prince on the brain today, but there he is.
It’s been a packed several days as I continue to hel...Read more of this blog post »
Ok folks, honesty time… I would not have thought I’d be so enthralled by a less-than-3-minute video from a guy demonstrating to me the empirical fact that, for 30-some-odd years, I have been tying my shoes wrong! And, yet, he did prove it to me....Read more of this blog post »
On today's show: Cuomo: American Was Never Great - Dueling Dialogues Ep. 115
Andrew Cuomo says America was never that great. This coming from someone born with a silver spoon.
Manafort trial is deliberating on second day, if no consensus i... Read more of this blog post »
Apple removes thousands of gambling apps from China store, Fitbit announces the Charge 3, Skype end-to-end encryption is live.
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I have no post for today, just random thoughts. Although that would probably also describe my regular posts, so never mind.
I read a romance by a new-to-me-but-famous author last week, and I’m still puzzling about my reaction to it. I thought the sex scenes were unmotivated, and I could see the...Read more of this blog post »
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