Instead here I am, caught by the Internet quiz.
How many of us have been derailed from truly important tasks -- like unloading the dishwasher or sweeping the floor -- by an enticing headline? Such as ...
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See young me being brave:
See beauty of every day life (and elephant poop) I experienced:
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Here is a sample of a paraphrase of the Dhammapada on one of the obstacles we encounter on the way - the act of harming others.
All seek an ongoing sense of contentment. Those physically destructive to all... Read more of this blog post »
347. Oamenii nu se schimbă, dar pot fi înlocuiți.
348. Calculatoristul confundă, deseori, îmbunătățirea cu schimbarea.
Oliviu Crâznic, autorul volumelor:
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T.S. Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
Hmmm, as I stare down the undeniable landmark age, will you humour me as I make a few declarations?
In only a few weeks I will reach the landmark age of 60. This means that I will li... Read more of this blog post »
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I threw myself into my business in an attempt to ignore the pain from my failed marriage.
I thought my plan was working until I agree to a steamy week in Las Vegas with the one man that could destroy everything I have built – including the wall around my heart.... Read more of this blog post »
TOUCH ME WHEN WE'RE DANCING
Pam of Babylon #17
by Suzanne Jenkins
Genre: Contemporary Romance/Women's Fiction
#17 of the beloved series, Pam of Babylon. The theme of life after a snowstorm is slow dancing, couples falling in love, or out. A new neighbor moves in next door to Pam, Lisa discover...Read more of this blog post »
I spent yesterday morning with a decorated US Army veteran who has dedicated the last several years, and the rest of his life, to restoring the honor of those who fought, and particularly those who died, in the Vietnam War. Those particular veterans were the most unrecognized, unappreciated, and...Read more of this blog post »
I hope your Saturday morning is perfect for you so far. As for me, I’ve been lounging around in bed working on the cover for my new book. I think I found one I really like. I’ll include a picture to give you a sneak preview and see what you think. I’m excited about it (like that’s a surprise, giv...Read more of this blog post »
This week, I have went through a new territory in my writing life and that is role playing. If you’ve played Dungeons and Dragons before, you would know that this is a very fun game to play with.
I joined a facebook group recently. A very small but communing flock of fantasy enthusiasts. We have w...Read more of this blog post »
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It being lawful to paint then, is it lawful to paint everything? So long as the painting is confessed—yes; but if, even in the slightest degree, the sense of it be lost, and the thing painted be supposed real—no…. In the Camera di Correggio of San Lodovico at Parma, the trellises of vine shad...
It’s time for a friendly Q&A with someone you really really admire!!
Um, stop looking around confused…it’s me. I’m talking about me.
Oh hush. You love it when I answer questions…well at least I love it and that’s what’s important here. But anyway! I’ve been tagged for The Sunshine Blogger Aw...Read more of this blog post »
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Did you fall in love with Alexis Abbott’s Hitmen? Or are you ready to fall in love with the Queen of Mafia Romance? Then you need to ONE CLICK ABDUCTED! You're going to love it!
Right now it's up for a special release day pricing of $2.99, which is 25...Read more of this blog post »
An excerpt from my forthcoming novel, DIANA CHRISTMAS (the first three chapters!) is available on Instafreebie from today. It’s a book I’m really proud of – the first in my ‘Screen Siren Noir’ series – and can’t wait for people to read. I’ll have a lot more about the writing of this book in the c...Read more of this blog post »
We all know how important sleep is but most of don’t get enough of it. From Arianna Huggington’s book Sleep revolution to the rise of sophrology, sleep is one of the hottest topics of the moment. Why? Because the impact of sleep deprivation can be seen in our health, work performance, and happine...Read more of this blog post »
In my day job, I’m a literacy coach out in a middle school in Florida. My responsibilities include training teachers and walking classrooms. Today, I stopped in one science classroom where, instead of learning plate tectonics, students were helping the teacher clean out a back closet and test it...Read more of this blog post »
"Von Höhepunkt zu Höhepunkt"- Tagebuch eines Callgirlswhich was 2017 translated into English with the title
"Sunshine, Sex & Easy Money" - Diary of a Call Girl
My books are both available as E-book and paperback. Just click on th...Read more of this blog post »
Note: I'm back to blogging. I'll still send out newsletters with all the varied content you've come to expect, but I can link to articles here and write more for those who care to read it.
Such as this...
The Mad, Mad, World of AuthorsI was on the phone wit... Read more of this blog post »
Who hasn’t seen The Andy Griffith Show? Admittedly, it’s been years since I’ve watched an episode, but when I was younger I saw a few, and even today while browsing through the program guide, you’ll see it listed. Sue Rovens is here to discuss her ‘behind the scenes’ read of And...Read more of this blog post »
Jeg får mail fra Rockefeller om at Goo Goo Dolls kommer til Oslo i august. Jeg tenker meg ikke om engang før jeg har kjøpt to billetter. Eller, jeg tenker meg om etterpå og lurer på om jeg egentlig kjenner noen andre som liker dem, andre enn Nina som bor i Los Angeles og alt har sett dem flere ga...Read more of this blog post »
De zon kwam al op toen we strompelend naar huis gingen, onze armen in elkaar gehaakt. De zomerwarmte bouwde zich alweer op in de lucht. Rose liet haar hoofd op mijn schouder rusten, haar arm lag om mijn middel. Ik weet nog precies hoe het voelde, haar heup die in een ongelijk ritme tegen de mijne...Read more of this blog post »
More mysteries. More romance. And more troubling secrets...
Preorder Murder at Kensington Gardens to find out first!
War widow fashionista, Ginger Gold, makes a gruesome discovery while walking her Boston terrier, Boss, through Kensington Gardens. A woman of ill-repute is dead.
When Chief I...Read more of this blog post »
Sorry for the clickbait title, but it’s true. I managed to more than double my daily word count with just one change to my routine.
I’m a full-time writer. I was writing 3-5k a day, mostly closer to 3k. For some people this would be a great total, and I still think it is. But I knew,...Read more of this blog post »
It all starts with an idea. An idea that infects your mind and is just something you can’t forget. It might be an idea for a service you can offer, a product you want to sell or create, but the very thought of it won’t leave your mind and it stays there until you pluck up the courage to take that... Read more of this blog post »
Dear Reader Who Writes,
First, the formalities, rendered necessary since I understand there may be a small handful of benighted individuals who have yet to encounter my work. To you, new readers who write, allow me to bestow upon you the honour of making my acquaintance. I am Moonbeam Farquhar Me...Read more of this blog post »
Once upon a time I thought this book would be an easy bit of fluff between hard-hitting diatribes on the state of the Church of England. Not any more.
Quick, have an extract before I do something stupid like try and rewrite the whole thing from somebody else’s point of view.
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Here is the slipcase and cover art I recently did for a new upcoming Blu-ray release of the complete Avatar: The Last Airbender series. They figured out a way to uprez the footage from the original masters. The Blu-ray will be available exclusively from Best Buy starting May 1st,...
With a hat tip to Jeff Bezos and the fine e-book proprietors at Amazon I present you with a pile of delightful e-book deals on various sports book, most of which I have read an enjoyed and the rest of which are highly rated and reviewed.
3 Nights in August: Strategy, Heartbreak, and Joy Inside th... Read more of this blog post »
When I was first drafting TQR in 2015, I didn’t know that much about how to craft a story. I didn’t even dwell on what I wanted my writing style to be like. I simply sat down and wrote, fast and furious. I knew where I was starting, and I knew where I was ending, but all those details in between?...Read more of this blog post »
On 11th January 2018, Ada did a marathon “Ask Me Anything” session on Reddit. This last post collects the questions and answers that are about the Terra Ignota world and don’t fit anywhere else. There may be minor spoilers, but I’m not reproducing the specific spoilers that were marked as such (p...Read more of this blog post »
Beth Ann Fennelly is an incredible writer whose most recent project is Heating & Cooling: 52 Micro-Memoirs (W.W. Norton). We adored these little peeks into Beth Ann’s life and experiences. Even though these memoirs are very short, the depth and breadth of the observations are just stunning. Y...Read more of this blog post »
I'm kidding. Could this be a huge coin... Read more of this blog post »
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