About a year ago, I think, this book was doing the rounds of social media. It is published by Bloomsbury, yes, the same publisher who published our beloved Harry Potter series. I picked this up during a visit to our local bookstore, Rachna Books. I had high expectations from it, but it felt a bit...Read more of this blog post »
For me, I hear the words of my late dad when I think about happiness - "Make sure you love your job because that'll make you happy! You'll probably spend most of your life working -... Read more of this blog post »
İyi bir öykücü olmanın reçetesi kolaylıkla verilebilir, diyor Nietzsche. Bu reçete filozofun İnsanca, Pek İnsanca (İthaki Yayınları, 2007, Çev. Mustafa Tüzen) adlı eserinin birinci cildinde yer alıyor. (Meraklısına not: 163. fragman.) Kitabı yıllar önce ilk okuduğumda sıkılmıştım. Beni hiç ilgi...Read more of this blog post »
I’m so excited that readers everywhere can now dive into my brand new standalone romance! “Wanderlust is the love story to end all love stories!” – As You Wish Reviews “A radiant love story. Passionate, playful, poignant… This is a story that will stay with me for a long time to come and will abs...Read more of this blog post »
The reviewers seem to all agree, Lover Come Back will leave you breathless.
Quite simply, if you never read another book, READ THIS ONE!
The courage and love in this memoir left me speechless.
I truly believe that this was the BEST book I have ever read.
I can’t even begin to put into words how dee...Read more of this blog post »
In-store or mail order.
Ta, L. Read more of this blog post »
For the past few weeks, we have been sharing how we personally put into practice the practical, spiritual wisdom of The Ancient Ones. Sometimes we feel challenged, and sometimes we celebrate where we’re at in our journey.
This week, when we were meditating together about this weeks message, Mirac...Read more of this blog post »
I visited several interesting places in Delaware recently, one of which was the Rockwood Mansion. The Rockwood Mansion in Wilmington is thought by many to be the most haunted house museum in all of Delaware. A wealthy merchant banker named Joseph Shipley (1795–1867) built the mansion in the 1850...Read more of this blog post »
Well, this week, I've decided to put the White Road Chronicle Collection Books 1-3 at a deeper discounted price.
For a limited time, you purchase this co... Read more of this blog post »
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The post What’s Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a ‘Global Useless Class’ appeared first on Yuval Noah Harari.Read more of this blog post »
Answer: Yawning and Panting
Yawning - It seems odd that yawning would be considered a sign of stress — wouldn't it just be a sign of tiredness? But the stress yawn is usually seen in conjunction with other behavi... Read more of this blog post »
I really can’t believe this is finally a THING but now that the official cover is going to be out in the world, I can no longer deny the inevitable…I’ve got a book coming out. WHOO!
KISS OF THE ROYAL is my...Read more of this blog post »
I have a horrible confession to make… It took me forever long to sit down and really read this.
*whacks self with wet pool noodle*
Sometimes I’m a big procrastinator, and this book was one of the things I procrastinated on.
I think it was because the first c... Read more of this blog post »
Ciencia ficción y thriller. Director: Jonathan Nolan.
Basada en la película de 1973 del mismo nombre que fue protagonizada entre otros por Yul Brynner y cuyo título en España se tradujo por Almas de metal. Escrita y dirigida por el novelista Michael Crichton.
Reparto: Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie New...Read more of this blog post »
Did you know there are two free No Shame bonus books out? Both are bonus chapters that continue the storyline in the books.
The first one is a bonus to No Fear and shows a little more of the puppy play Blake and Aaron like to engage in. You can find No Fear 3.5 here.
The second one is a bonus to No...Read more of this blog post »
Good morning, friends! Today is the day—my little story is releasing to the world. :D
I originally wrote Love Needs No Words as a short story for a contest, hosted by indie-author Lesa McKee. I was sooo thrilled when I placed! Now, over two years later, I'm releasing a revised version in paperba... Read more of this blog post »
Being a bookworm is hard enough, but just try being an indecisive bookworm on top of the usual agonies.
Then you will know true pain and true suffering.
Bookworms face a sheer ton of struggles as we all know, because I blog about it all the time in hope that someone will take pity on me and buy...Read more of this blog post »
I crafted a world in the far f... Read more of this blog post »
It was his second marriage and I was too young to understand the enticing aroma of scandal that swirled around the divorce from his first wife, but even as an elementary school ki... Read more of this blog post »
Long story short, Europe has a new law regarding personal data. You can read about its long-term impact on this Wired article.
But in simple terms, it means two things:
We have to explain what we do with the data we collect.
And we have to give people the rig... Read more of this blog post »
Afgelopen week heb ik een aantal dagen heerlijk doorgebracht in de Schotse hoofdstad Edinburgh. Het was fantastisch en ik zal zowel in dit dagboek als in een aparte blogpost het een en ander uitlichten. Verder las ik op vakantie ook lekker veel boeken. Uiteindelijk koos ik er toch voor mijn ebook...Read more of this blog post »
Books sold: 10 ebooks (Amazon)
Money earned: $27.03
Money spent: $0
Books sold: 371 ebooks, 147 paperbacks
Volume 2 pre-orders: 28
Money earned (book sales): $1,469.85
Money earned (Patreon): $6,909
Money spent: $6,622.57
I skipped last week’s update because...Read more of this blog post »
After nearly dying at the hands of an uncontrollable ghost, Detective Kim Phillips is finally back to work with the Chicago Police Department. Sure, she’s shackled to a desk, sifting through cold cases, but it’s better than being stuck in her apartment. It lets her focus on something other...Read more of this blog post »
Every month, I answer questions from the generous people who support me on Patreon. This is the Patreon Q & A from March 2018.
0:48 Patreon Q#1 – What should teaching and research in the humanities look like? I’m going to grad school for literature and I don’t want my work to serve ideologica...Read more of this blog post »
Mourning doves belong to one of three families of birds that produce “milk”, a liquid rich in anti-oxidants secreted in their throats, to feed their young. Both male and female birds produce this liquid.
Porque un buen insulto vale más que mil circunloquios.
La sociedad actual adolece de un severo problema: la obsesión malsana con ser políticamente correcto y neutro a la hora de expresarse.
Como resultado de este fenómeno, tenemos infinidad de novelas asépticas donde la palabra más malsonante que... Read more of this blog post »
På kort tid har det dykt upp flera recensioner av både Ensamvarg och Varghamn. Så roligt att läsa.
Senast är det Maria på bokbloggen Marias bokhylla som läst och recenserat. Hennes recensioner kan ni hitta nedan:
Sedan får ni inte missa...Read more of this blog post »
In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic.
Next Sunday we will celebrate Palm Sunday. Here is this week’s reading from the gospel of Mark:
Pilate asked hi...Read more of this blog post »
But sometimes, burnout finds you no matter how well you hide. Other times, you think you’re fine only to get a nasty shock and burn out anyway.
So, today, we’ll look at different th...Read more of this blog post »
Pieaugšana ir viena mānīga lieta, jo pa vidu citām problēmām, pats esi atbildīgs par savu naudu un vai lielu tās daļu nenotriec pērkot grāmatas. Lasītais repertuārs tikai paplašinās, nākot klāt jaunām interesēm, bet bērnu un jauniešu grāmatas savu pozīciju bieži vien saglabā, jo la...Read more of this blog post »
In the past, we have seen a few platforms arise with the potential to challenge Instagram’s position as the internet’s primary photo-sharing app, most of them have come to nothing. Yet, last week the artistic community was abu...Read more of this blog post »
I cooked a full English and as we sat wiping our plates with thick brown toast he raised an eyebrow.
“Can I ask you a geek question?”
“Don’t see why not.”
“What do you know about artificial intelligence?”
“Depends what you mean by artificial intelligence. On one level I’m the best there is. On ot...
Pe 24 și 25 martie, cea de-a șaptea ediție a singurului târg de carte SF&Fantasy din țară, Final Frontier, te așteaptă cu noutăți editoriale, lansări fantastice, realități virtuale și ateliere supercreative la Universitatea Dimitrie Cantemir (Splaiul Unirii nr. 176) între orele 11:00 și 19:00...Read more of this blog post »
My father had a saying. He would repeat it often when he was frustrated with a particular person or with humanity as a whole.
“Sister, there had to be a Jesus because people are assholes.”
I have thought about this so often in the last year that it has kind of become a personal mant...
During the earliest days of console gaming, there wasn’t a handheld device that could provide a true arcade experience on the go. Even the GameBoy would be considered high tech compared to the LED and LCD games available as watches and much smaller recreations of the arcade cabinets. Those adapta...Read more of this blog post »
I’m excited to be part of two fantastic panels at this year’s New York City Teen Author Festival, organized by the brilliant David Levithan, as well as a high school visit and a signing! I’ll be talking about THE ART OF STARVING, my writing process, and lots of other fun stuff… but...Read more of this blog post »
By DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills
At times, we feel no one sees us, and sometimes that’s okay. It’s normal and even healthy to occasionally be in an uncomfortable place. Situations that cause us to think, feel, and analyze help us to grow and change into better people. The reasons are plentiful: lef...Read more of this blog post »
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