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Adam Steven Page Adam Steven Page's blog:
As Goodreads Horror week draws to an end, lets end it with a bang!

1.) You can check out my two-sentence Horror story on my profile question and answer section.

2.) Expect a short story from one of Goodreads few writing prompts, (before weeks end).


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Published on October 21, 2017 04:06 • 17 views
Roy  Miller Roy Miller's blog:
by Jordan Source link   Suspense and tension are essential for a page-turner. What are some techniques writers use for increasing tension in the rising action of a story or…
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Published on October 20, 2017 07:19 • 1 view
Artemy Lebedev Artemy Lebedev's blog:
Казалось бы - раз сделали рисунок брусчатки под ногами, хули бы не продолжить тот же рисунок вокруг скульптуры?



Пиздец тупизм.

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Published on October 21, 2017 01:00 • 1 view
Joe Nickell Joe Nickell's blog:





The Morning Heresy is your daily digest of news and links relevant to the secular and skeptic communities. 



Happy 50th birthday, fake Bigfoot footage.



Smarmy-faced Nazi dirtbag Richard Spencer came to the University of Florida yesterday, and all but select journalists were kept from bringing anythi...

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Published on October 20, 2017 06:02 • 1 view
K.S. Villoso K.S. Villoso's blog:

It’s been quite a week. Between trying to keep to my word count (I managed to hit 30k, hoping to hit 32k by the end of Saturday) and just generally keeping on top of my shit, I just feel like I’m steamrolling from one day to the next.


My first beta-reader is almost done with The Ikessar Falcon, an...

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Published on October 21, 2017 01:16 • 8 views
Linda Thackeray Linda Thackeray's blog:
Disclaimer:  I am not a professional reviewer and my opinions are based on my observations as a long-time fan. I’ve never felt confident about reviewing this show largely because of this but I’m going to give it a shot nonetheless. WARNING: This review contains spoilers for 'Lost and Found'. So h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 15:39 • 1 view
Tamara Kulish Tamara Kulish's blog:
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? Missouri Artist On Main 315 – 321 South Main St., St. Charles MO 63301 (636) 724-1260                     http://www.maomgallery.com/ Types of Pottery Pottery usually falls into three main classes—porous-bodied pottery, stoneware, and porcelain.  Raw clay is t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 10:59 • 8 views
Rob Mclennan Rob Mclennan's blog:


Tung-Hui Hu is the author of three books of poetry, The Book of Motion (2003), Mine (2007), and Greenhouses, Lighthouses (Copper Canyon Press, 2013), a chapbook, On the Kepel Fruit (Albion Press, 2017), and a study of digital culture, A Prehistory of the Cloud (MIT Press, 2015). He has re... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 05:31 • 1 view
Chris Nicolaisen Chris Nicolaisen's blog:


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Published on October 20, 2017 10:40 • 1 view
Daniel Carvalho Daniel Carvalho's blog:
Inspira e sente as cinzas.Deixa o seu ardorConsumir o teu interior.Aproveita este raro momentoQue surge com alentoNuma altura de caçadores e presas.
Respira e deixa o negrume entrar,Percorrer e viver,Crescer e plantarA semente que te irá fazer recordarA vida que um dia se irá perder.
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Published on October 20, 2017 15:30 • 1 view
Aubrey Law Aubrey Law's blog:
"What? Taste his blood?" said Sonja. "Why?"
Luke scoffed and shook his head. "No one is drinking my damn blood." He sounded nervous at the idea which only confirmed I was right.
I smiled. "Either she samples your blood or I will boil your blood until your head explodes. I'm told the Bloodboil exper... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2017 03:02 • 18 views
Tami Lund Tami Lund's blog:
Dear Brady, It hasn’t gotten easier. Despite the cards, the well-wishes, the hugs and phone calls from caring friends, today wasn’t easier than last year. I’m pretty certain your birthday is worse than the anniversary of your death. Probably because there’s more history, more memories associated... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 15:31 • 1 view
Andrew D. Thaler Andrew D. Thaler's blog:
That ominous specter of death. The one certainty in life that we are all careening towards. But how much do we really understand about death? Medically death is defined as the moment the heart stops beating and cuts off blood to the brain. Within seconds after heart failure the brain’s cerebral c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 09:03 • 9 views
Frederick Blair First Frederick Blair First's blog:
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It has not been a spectacular year for fall colors in our part of the Southern Appalachians.


The prolonged late-summer drought seems likely to have contributed to the subdued palette, but the alchemy of autumn is a many-splendored mystery with regard to the...

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Published on October 20, 2017 05:21 • 9 views
M.G. Mason M.G. Mason's blog:
Every so often, I’ll work with a new client who will tell me something like “I used to work with somebody else, but they stopped responding to my emails”. I try not to pre-judge but I tend to build a picture quite quickly about why they simply stopped responding. Sometimes it appears to be the …... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 05:53 • 10 views
Nikkita Pierrottie Nikkita Pierrottie's blog:
S-BOMB warning. That’s SPOILER-ALERT, for those less crude than I. A return to the Sherlock Holmes world, with The Adventure of the Speckled Band! I had actually read this short story back in August, but as I had forgotten the precise…Read more › Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 17:18 • 8 views
Jenn  Webster Jenn Webster's blog:
When my debut e-book, "A Girl Named Cinderella" had been released in the Amazon Kindle Store last week, it was released at the original price of $8.99; However, I began to feel that I really do not want to offer my e-book at a ridiculously high price, so it is my duty to tell you that the price h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2017 02:28 • 18 views
Keith R.A. DeCandido Keith R.A. DeCandido's blog:

So last night, I was at the Parkside Lounge on Houston Street. I was there due to a miscommunication, as I was told a show I’d been invited to was last night when it will, in fact, be Saturday night. All I know is, I got there, said I was the +1 of my friend, they told me that that person wasn’t...

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Published on October 20, 2017 08:04 • 1 view
R. Lee Smith R. Lee Smith's blog:

So I haven’t been feeling well lately. I know, I know. What a surprise. I thought I might be coming down with some mutant version of the flu, one that caused all the secondary symptoms–achy joints, dizziness, fatigue–and none of the primaries, like a runny nose or cough, or you know, ANY visible...

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Published on October 20, 2017 20:48 • 11 views
Charlotte Eriksson Charlotte Eriksson's blog:


Hold on to hope if you got it, don’t let it go for nobody.

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Published on October 21, 2017 00:29 • 1 view
Peter  Grant Peter Grant's blog:

A few days ago I wrote about shopping for gym equipment to expand the strength training I can do at home, over and above the "heavy" weight training that Miss D. and I do at Mark Rippetoe's gymnasium three times per week.  I couldn't buy "professional grade" equipment - that can be very expensive... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 16:53 • 9 views
June Caedmon June Caedmon's blog:
Inspired by . . . Sing to Jesus: Day 20

Continuing the #write31day challenge  . . . you can find the entire series here.


Today's Reading:
Psalm 20Psalm 50Psalm 80Psalm 110Psalm 140
Today's Offering:
Are you facing a battle today? Then Psalm 20 is for you. This psalm is the prayer of the king on the e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 08:08 • 1 view
Helena Fairfax Helena Fairfax's blog:

Another month and another authors’ Round Robin, and this month’s topic has come at a good time for me again. Thanks for setting the theme, Robin Courtright. I really love these monthly posts. They’re thought-provoking and they’re like therapy!


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This month’s question is:


In what time p...

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Published on October 20, 2017 23:30 • 9 views
Mariell Øyre Mariell Øyre's blog:






Hei, Fredag! Me er tilbake i Lærdal med så mykje fine minner og nye ting frå London. Akkurat no sit eg i butikken og bestiller juleprodukt (!!!) HIT


PS: i dag gir me vekk ein Fredag-kopp på instagram-profilen til butikken. Klikk her!


Her er det linkar óg!








Hi, Friday! We are back in Lærdal with so m...

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Published on October 20, 2017 03:00 • 10 views
Michael Bunker Michael Bunker's blog:

I know I haven’t blogged in a very long time. I’ve been wrapped up in other stuff, but I’m back and I plan on putting up new stuff regularly, so stay tuned. For now, I have a new book coming out…


You can only order the book signed in paperback at the moment, but it will soon be available in print...

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Published on October 20, 2017 12:13 • 10 views
Evan Sanders Evan Sanders's blog:


There are these moments in our lives that forever change us.


That make an impact so deeply upon our hearts that parts of us are awoken that haven’t felt the flames of change in much time.


These are moments we will never forget nor turn back from.


These are moments that change our lives if we refu...

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Published on October 20, 2017 08:58 • 7 views
Κώστας Βουλαζέρης Κώστας Βουλαζέρης's blog:

Πρόσφατα έτυχε να πέσει στα χέρια μου ένα ελληνικό βιβλίο (μη λογοτεχνικό) που κάνει κάτι το οποίο ανέφερα σ’ένα άρθρο μου για τον τόνο στα κτητικά. Και το βιβλίο έχει εκδοθεί πολύ προτού γράψω το εν λόγω άρθρο.

Βάζει μια παύλα να ενώνει το κτητικό με το όνομα, για να μη μπορεί να υπάρξει σύγχυσ...

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Published on October 21, 2017 01:49 • 15 views
Melanie Schulz Melanie Schulz's blog:

A few weeks ago, I started a Meet-up group. It was kind-of a random thing and kind-of not. I used to host a monthly writing night through SCBWI, but stopped a year or so back when time and life got in the way. It was too bad, really. Writing can be so solitary; it was refreshing to have that time... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 08:26 • 9 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:


And for the sake of reality fairness, post-makeup. Er, makeup quickly scrubbed off.

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Published on October 20, 2017 14:38 • 8 views
K.M. Shea K.M. Shea's blog:

It’s time…for the Frog Prince Cover Reveal!



Ta da! Another masterpiece brought to you by Myrrhlynn! This is the first time a Timeless Fairy Tale features the heroine AND the hero–though I don’t think Lucien would be pleased to learn it’s him in his frog form. Myrrhlynn actually specifically pic...

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Published on October 20, 2017 07:08 • 16 views
J. Kenner J. Kenner's blog:

Who’s Your Man of the Month?

When a group of fiercely determined friends realize their beloved hang-out is in danger of closing, they take matters into their own hands to bring back customers lost to a competing bar. Fighting fire with a heat of their own, they double down with the broad shoulde...

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Published on October 20, 2017 15:29 • 11 views
C.L. Stone C.L. Stone's blog:

MEETING SANG: SILAS


If you haven’t been aware, Meeting Sang: Silas, has happened. It was recently delivered via the newsletter.


If you haven’t gotten it, and you’d like to get it and get the others when they come out, go sign up for the newsletter.


In addition, if you didn’t want to download Silas...

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Published on October 20, 2017 14:03 • 14 views
Jodi Ellen Malpas Jodi Ellen Malpas's blog:

Today is a special day. It’s 5 years since I released my crazy, neurotic, gorgeous, sexy Lord of The Manor. 5 years! The Fates wanted me to write This Man. They wanted me to self-publish it. And they wanted many people to read it and love it. I won’t argue with the Fates. Now, we’re waiting for...

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Published on October 20, 2017 05:52 • 25 views
Jessy Randall Jessy Randall's blog:

[image error]So, in case you haven’t heard, librarians at Invercargill City Libraries in New Zealand did a “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” parody photo and put it on their Facebook page with this text: “It has been 10 years since the Kardashians first graced our screens. To celebrate, our socia...

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Published on October 20, 2017 15:28 • 9 views
S. Evan Townsend S. Evan Townsend's blog:

Today on the Speculative Fiction Cantina we are please to welcome writers Rebecca Gomez Farrell and Brian James.
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Rebecca Gomez Farrell's debut epic fantasy novel, Wings Unseen, is available now from Meerkat Press. Her shorter speculative fiction can be r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 06:00 • 8 views
Bekah Brunstetter Bekah Brunstetter's blog:

Remember that one time this Summer when both the LA times and the NY times ran articles about The Cake within the span of a week, and it was completely insane and perhaps everything I’ve dreamt of / worked for, but I was  so engaged in the work and in life that I barely had time to appreciate it?...

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Published on October 20, 2017 10:52 • 1 view
Jeff Strand Jeff Strand's blog:

Thunderstorm Books has just published the hardcover edition of Everything Has Teeth. This is an extremely limited run (only 64 copies!) so if you’re into the high-end collectibles, get this one quickly before they’re gone!


Order HERE.


 


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Published on October 20, 2017 07:34 • 10 views
Laura  Purcell Laura Purcell's blog:

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Something sinister is crackling down the radio waves … I’m delighted to announce that THE SILENT COMPANIONS is the latest pick for Simon Mayo’s Radio 2 Book Club! Tune in for drive time on 30th October to hear me discuss the book and respond to reader reviews *gulp*. I’m only slightly terrifie...

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Published on October 20, 2017 05:21 • 9 views
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